r.e.m. Archive

70 Songs That Didn’t Make the Hot 100 – Part 4

Lots of songs about girls on this installment of songs that didn’t make the Hot 100. I thought songs about girls were all men wrote about. “Cynical Girl” – Marshall Crenshaw (1982). Poor Marshall Crenshaw. Blessed with

100 Songs That Didn’t Make the Top 40 – Part 4

Oh good, I get to bellyache about the lack of support for the Cure and R.E.M. again. “Rain In The Summertime” – The Alarm – #71 (1987). The Alarm was supposed to be the next U2, having

100 Songs That Didn’t Make the Top 40 – Part 3

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. This list features two songs that tried twice to make the Top 40 – and failed both times. “Sail On Sailor” – The Beach Boys – #79 (1973),