Music Memories @Awakenings help you identify with your own special kind of music as you visit music through the centuries. #1 hits have been featured with legendary musicians being in the spotlight, especially through the decades of the Spirit of the 60s, Groovy Times Stuck in the 70s, and 80s Music Mania. By some accounts Music into the 21st Century lacks creativity and substance with less emphasis being placed on melody and rhythm; instead, it is all about showmanship. Make your own decision as you listen and remember the songs that hit #1 on October 18, 2000 - 2014. Click the year for a list of all songs that hit #1 that year.
What do you think of the music in the 21st Century? Will any of these join the ranks of the classics, icons of the century? Is the music of the 21st century still 'music'?
And the music goes on beating to the rhythm of the changing times..