If these songs from 1998 were people then they could all legally drink now 4 years ago

If these songs from 1998 were people then they could all legally drink now

Prepare to feel old.

A recent conversation with a friend has left me feeling slightly depressed about my own age. He correctly remarked that any child that was born during World Cup '98 would now be legally allowed to drink in a bar.


While the years wait for nobody, this got me thinking about some of those songs that could now be classified as 'fully grown adults', you know, if they were actually people.

Save Tonight - Eagle-Eye Cherry

Huh?: Let's delay our misery at feeling old.

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Brimful of Asha (Remix) - Cornershop

Huh?: Remember when nobody knew what the actual lyrics to this pop-gem were?

Clip via - Cornershop


Push It - Garbage

Huh?: We still don't have a notion about what the video is about. It's still an absolute tune.

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C'est La Vie - B*witched

Huh?: Uh-oh, say it's not true. Ah feck it. c'est la vie.


Fly Away - Lenny Kravitz

Huh?: Witchcraft. We can still remember hearing it from that Peugeot 206 advert.

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Got the Feelin'  - Five


Huh?: That debut album from Five is now 18 years old. Let that sink in.

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Everybody (Backstreet's Back) - Backstreet Boys

Huh?: Still an absolute jam.


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Freak on a Leash - Korn

Huh?: GO!

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Intergalactic - Beastie Boys

Huh?: We find this hard to believe. Not that we don't remember it, it's just because the track still sounds like it was recorded yesterday.

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Ghetto Supastar (That Is What You Are) - Pras feat O.D.B and Mya

Huh?: Anyone know the name of the film that this featured in? It was Bullworth. It was awful.

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He Got Game - Public Enemy

Huh? F**k the game if it ain't saying something after 18 years.

Doo Wop (That Thing) - Lauryn Hill

Huh?: Come again?

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Iris - Goo Goo Dolls

Huh?: You can't fight the tears that ain't coming after realising how old you are.

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The Rockafeller Skank– Fatboy Slim

Huh?: Be honest, you first heard this from FIFA.

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Angel- Massive Attack

Huh?: Thought we were going to opt for Teardrop didn't you? 'That' beat though.

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Whippin' Piccadilly - Gomez

Huh?: Effortlessly playful and inventive. Still one of the most memorable videos that we've seen and yes, that is Toby Jones.

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Closing Time - Semisonic

Huh?: Seems apt to finish on. Excuse us while we we try and desperately reclaim our youth.

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