JORGE TOMAS TOP 40
SINCE 1985  - UPDATED EVERY 2 WEEKS WITH MY CURRENT FAVOURITE SONGS
1985-2005:
20 YEARS SPECIAL
HISTORY
NUMBER ONES
PREVIOUS CHARTS
Edition 740: 31 August 2005
1. (10) MOI CAPRICE - When Cushions Were Softer
Second Danish band ever to reach Number One and easily one of the most unknown bands to get it.
2. (1) DECORATION - I Tried, I Liked It, I Loved It
3. (1) MERCROMINA - La Gran Aventura
4. (3) BOY KILL BOY - Suzie
5. (5) MANIC STREET PREACHERS - Firefight
6. (6) EDITORS - Blood
7. (4) MIGHTY SIX NINETY - Leave This World
8. (9) MEW - Apocalypso
9. (7) ENGINEERS - Home
10. (8) HARD-FI - Tied Up Too Tight
11. (11) BRITISH SEA POWER - It Ended On An Oily Stage
12. (13) LEAVES - The Spell
13. (14) M83 - Teen Angst
14. (17) CLOVIS - Mundo
15. (18) THE KOOKS - Eddie's Gun
16. (16) YOUTH GROUP - Someone Else's Dream
17. (12) BRITISH SEA POWER - Please Stand Up
18. (15) THE BOY LEAST LIKELY TO - Hugging My Grudge
19. (20) APARTMENT - Patience Is Proving
20. (21) EPIC 45 - England Fallen Over
21. (27) NEW ORDER - Waiting For The Sirens' Call
22. (-) NEW RHODES - From The Beginning
Second hit. Bristol band release their 3rd single which instantly becomes their biggest hit beating the #32 'I Wish I Was
You' last year.
23. (19) THE RIFLES - When I'm Alone
24. (22) EDITORS - Munich
25. (26) TURIN BRAKES - Fishing For A Dream
26. (28) YOUTH GROUP - Shadowland
27. (-) THE BOYFRIENDS - Speak Less And Listen
Second hit. They made #19 last February with their only single to date 'No Tomorrow'. This song is released as a demo only.
28. (-) THE REVELATIONS - You're The Loser
Debut hit. All-girl trio with members from UK, Sweden and Portugal. This Phil Spector-inspired song is their debut single
released through Fierce Panda.
29. (23) THE COLOUR - Mirror Ball
30. (30) OMERTA - Everyone Is Frozen
31. (33) THE PADDINGTONS - 50 To A £
32. (37) MARIA TAYLOR - Song Beneath The Song
33. (-) ALABAMA 3 - How Can I Protect You?
Debut hit. Charismatic UK band fronted by Reverend Dr. D. Wayne Love get their first hit with the single from their 5th
album 'Outlaw'.
34. (34) ADAM GREEN - Carolina
35. (36) THE AFTERNOONS - Coast Road
36. (38) THE ARCADE FIRE - Cold Wind
37. (-) THE CLIENTELE - Since K Got Over Me
4th hit. First single from new album 'Strange Geometry'. Biggest hit remains 'Breathing Soft And Low' (#33 last year).
38. (-) BROADCAST - America's Boy
5th hit. Band fronted by Trish Keenan release their 4th album 'Tender Buttons' with this song as the first single. Biggest hit
was their debut  'The Book Lovers' (#12 in 1998).
39. (-) IAN BROWN - All Ablaze
4th hit. First single from his greatest hits album called 'The Greatest'. Biggest solo hit was 'Corpses' (#15 in 1998).
40. (-) DECORATION - Escape Routine
2nd hit. This is the follow-up to 'I Tried...' which remains as one of the 3 biggest hits of the year. Debut album 'Don’t
Disappoint Me Now' will be released next month.