Posts Tagged: Kate Stender

Valentine's #1 Songs: A Chart

Having once had the awkward experience of trying to converse with a boy I liked while Rod Stewart's “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy”* played overhead, enumerating (frankly and clearly, to disco accompaniment) the concerns then foremost in my mind, I often wonder about the impact a particular song arbitrarily broadcast into a person’s life can have. In my case, I learned that it's hard to keep up a conversation about impending weather conditions while "just reach out and touuuuuuch me" is in the air, too.

On this chart are all the songs that happened to be #1 on Billboard’s Hot 100 on Valentine’s Day over the last [...]