JORGE TOMAS TOP 40
SINCE 1985  - UPDATED EVERY 2 WEEKS WITH MY CURRENT FAVOURITE SONGS
1985-2005:
20 YEARS SPECIAL
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Edition 739: 15 August 2005
1. (4) MERCROMINA - La Gran Aventura
Exactly half a year since the song entered the chart it climbs to the top spot after apparently peaking at #3 in June. Only 2
songs took longer to top the chart before.
The band will play this Saturday (August 20th) at Sonorama Festival their last ever gig after announcing their split up
earlier the year.
2. (1) DECORATION - I Tried, I Liked It, I Loved It
3. (3) BOY KILL BOY - Suzie
4. (2) MIGHTY SIX NINETY - Leave This World
5. (6) MANIC STREET PREACHERS - Firefight
6. (7) EDITORS - Blood
7. (8) ENGINEERS - Home
8. (5) HARD-FI - Tied Up Too Tight
9. (9) MEW - Apocalypso
10. (21) MOI CAPRICE - When Cushions Were Softer
11. (10) BRITISH SEA POWER - It Ended On An Oily Stage
12. (12) BRITISH SEA POWER - Please Stand Up
13. (13) LEAVES - The Spell
14. (14) M83 - Teen Angst
15. (16) THE BOY LEAST LIKELY TO - Hugging My Grudge
16. (20) YOUTH GROUP - Someone Else's Dream
17. (24) CLOVIS - Mundo
18. (25) THE KOOKS - Eddie's Gun
19. (11) THE RIFLES - When I'm Alone
20. (23) APARTMENT - Patience Is Proving
21. (22) EPIC 45 - England Fallen Over
22. (19) EDITORS - Munich
23. (15) THE COLOUR - Mirror Ball
24. (18) INTERPOL - C'Mere
25. (17) COLDPLAY - Speed Of Sound
26. (27) TURIN BRAKES - Fishing For A Dream
27. (-) NEW ORDER - Waiting For The Sirens' Call
17th hit. Third single from current same-titled album.
Only 4 songs manage to enter this chart despite having this time more new songs than usual (more than 40) as candidates
to make the chart including new singles from the likes of Coldplay, Super Furry Animals, Elbow, Oasis, The Coral, Bright
Eyes, Hal or newcomers as Komakino, Goldspot, Undercut or The Rakes.
28. (29) YOUTH GROUP - Shadowland
29. (28) FEEDER - Feeling A Moment
30. (30) OMERTA - Everyone Is Frozen
31. (31) EVERY MOVE A PICTURE - Signs Of Life
32. (26) ATHLETE - Half Light
33. (36) THE PADDINGTONS - 50 To A £
34. (34) ADAM GREEN - Carolina
35. (35) SHOUT OUT LOUDS - The Comeback
36. (37) THE AFTERNOONS - Coast Road
37. (-) MARIA TAYLOR - Song Beneath The Song
Debut hit. Singer from Alabama, USA who belongs to duo Azure Ray and band Now It's Overhead. She has just released
her first solo album '11:11' with this song as the single.
38. (38) THE ARCADE FIRE - Cold Wind
39. (-) ALFIE - Your Own Religion
Debut hit. UK band that have been close to make the chart several times. They finally get it with the first single from their
fourth album 'Crying At Teatime'.
40. (-) RICHARD HAWLEY - The Ocean
5th hit. Singer and songwriter from Sheffield, UK who belonged to succesful bands in this chart like Pulp, Longpigs and
Treebound Story before starting a solo career. This is the first single from his third solo album 'Coles Corner'. His biggest
hit remains 'Something Is' (#1 in February 2002).