Now That's What I Call Music! 2 (U.S. series)

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This article describes the 2nd album in the U.S. Now! series. It should not be confused with identically-numbered albums from other Now! series. For more information, see Now That's What I Call Music! 2 and Now That's What I Call Music! discography.
Now That's What I Call Music! 2
Compilation album by Various artists
Released July 27, 1999
Recorded 1995-1998
Genre Pop
Length 72:40
Label Virgin
Series chronology
Now That's What I Call Music!
Now That's What I Call Music! 2
Now That's What I Call Music! 3
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

Now That's What I Call Music! 2 was released on July 27, 1999. The album is the second edition of the (U.S.) Now! series. It debuted and peaked at number three on the Billboard 200[2] and has been certified 2x Platinum by the RIAA.[3] The album features one song, "...Baby One More Time" by Britney Spears, that reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Artist Length
1. "...Baby One More Time"   Britney Spears 3:32
2. "You Get What You Give"   New Radicals 5:01
3. "Millennium"   Robbie Williams 4:06
4. "Closing Time"   Semisonic 4:34
5. "Sweetest Thing" (Single Mix) U2 3:02
6. "My Favorite Mistake"   Sheryl Crow 4:07
7. "Praise You" (Radio Edit) Fatboy Slim 3:24
8. "I Think I'm Paranoid"   Garbage 3:38
9. "Never There"   Cake 2:44
10. "Because of You"   98 Degrees 4:57
11. "Goodbye" (Single Version) Spice Girls 4:43
12. "Take Me There"   Blackstreet & Mýa featuring Mase & Blinky Blink 4:04
13. "When a Woman's Fed Up"   R. Kelly 4:38
14. "Father of Mine"   Everclear 3:52
15. "What I Got"   Sublime 2:48
16. "I'll Never Break Your Heart"   Backstreet Boys 4:47
17. "Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)" (Radio Edit) Jay-Z 3:36
18. "Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen)" (Radio Edit) Baz Luhrmann 5:05

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (1999) Peak
U.S. Billboard 200[4] 3