List of Top 25 singles for 1997 in Australia

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These are the Top 25 singles of 1997 in Australia from the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) End of Year Singles Chart.[1]

Top 25[edit]

# Title Artist Highest pos. reached[2] weeks at No. 1 [2]
1. "Candle in the Wind 1997" Elton John 1 6 [nb 1]
2. "Barbie Girl" Aqua 1 3 [nb 2]
3. "Tubthumping" Chumbawamba 1 3 [5]
4. "I'll Be Missing You" Puff Daddy and Faith Evans 1 5 [6]
5. "Mmm Bop" Hanson 1 9 [nb 3]
6. "Men in Black" Will Smith 1 4 [8]
7. "Truly, Madly, Deeply" Savage Garden 1 8 [9]
8. "Don't Speak" No Doubt 1 8 [10]
9. "Breathe" The Prodigy 2
10. "Break My Stride" Unique II 2
11. "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy" N-Trance 3
12. "How Do I Live" Trisha Yearwood 3
13. "Where's the Love" Hanson 2
14. "Doctor Jones" Aqua 1 7 [nb 4]
15. "I Will Come to You" Hanson 2
16. "Bitch" Meredith Brooks 2
17. "To the Moon and Back" Savage Garden 1 1 [12]
18. "Don't Let Go (Love)" En Vogue 3
19. "Sexy Eyes" Whigfield 6
20. "Freak" Silverchair 1 2 [13]
21. "I Finally Found Someone" Bryan Adams and Barbra Streisand 2
22. "Pony" Ginuwine 3
23. "Last Night" Az Yet 2
24. "Coco Jamboo" Mr President 7
25. "You Were Meant for Me" Jewel 3

Peak chart positions from 1997 are from the ARIA Charts, overall position on the End of Year Chart is calculated by ARIA based on the number of weeks and position that the song reached within the Top 50 singles for each week during 1997.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Candle in the Wind" debuted at #1 in October, 1997 remaining in that position for six consecutive weeks and in the top ten for a further eight weeks.[3]
  2. ^ "Barbie Girl" entered the charts in September, 1997 and reached #1 in the middle of November, 1997, where it remained until the end of that month. Two weeks later Aqua's second single, "Doctor Jones" reclaimed the #1 spot.[4]
  3. ^ "Mmmm Bop" debuted at #1 in the first week of June, 1997 where it remained until the last week in July.[7]
  4. ^ "Doctor Jones" entered the charts in the first week of December, 1997 reaching the #1 spot in the last week of the year, where it remained until the second week of February, 1998.[11]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "ARIA Charts - End Of Year Charts - Top 50 Singles 1997". Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA). Retrieved 2009-02-20. 
  2. ^ a b "ARIA Singles Charts". Australian Charts Portal. Retrieved 2009-02-19. 
  3. ^ "ARIA Charts - Candle in the Wind". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  4. ^ "ARIA Charts - Barbie Girl". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  5. ^ "ARIA Charts - Tubthumping". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  6. ^ "ARIA Charts - I'll Be Missing You". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-19. 
  7. ^ "ARIA Charts - Mmm Bop". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  8. ^ "ARIA Charts - Men in Black". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  9. ^ "ARIA Charts - Truly, Madly, Deeply". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  10. ^ "ARIA Charts - Don't Speak". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  11. ^ "ARIA Charts - Doctor Jones". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  12. ^ "ARIA Charts - To the Moon and Back". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23. 
  13. ^ "ARIA Charts - Freak". Australian Charts Portal. 2009-02-08. Retrieved 2009-02-23.