Now That's What I Call Music! 50 (UK series)

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This article describes the 50th album in the UK 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! 50 and Now That's What I Call Music! discography
Now That's What I Call Music! 50
Compilation album by Various artists
Released 19 November 2001
Recorded 1994, 2000, 2001
Genre Pop
Length 2:36:03
Label Virgin / EMI / Universal
Series chronology
Now That's What I Call Music! 49
(2001)
Now That's What I Call Music! 50
(2001)
Now That's What I Call Music! 51
(2002)

Now That's What I Call Music! 50 or Now 50 was released in 2001 on audio cassette and Compact Disc. The album is the 50th edition of the Now! series released in the United Kingdom. It is one of the biggest-selling albums of the series, going 6× Platinum and selling over 1,800,000 copies.[citation needed]

Now 50 features eight songs which reached number one on the UK Singles Chart: "Can't Get You Out of My Head", "Uptown Girl", "Hey Baby!", "Mambo No. 5", "Let's Dance", "If You Come Back", "21 Seconds" and "Because I Got High".

The N-Trance song "Set You Free" previously appeared on Now 30.

Track listing[edit]

CD/Tape 1[edit]

  1. Kylie Minogue - Can't Get You Out of My Head
  2. Westlife - Uptown Girl
  3. DJ Ötzi - Hey Baby!
  4. Bob The Builder - Mambo No. 5
  5. Steps - Chain Reaction
  6. Five - Let's Dance
  7. Sophie Ellis-Bextor - Take Me Home
  8. Wyclef Jean - Perfect Gentleman
  9. City High - What Would You Do?
  10. Blue - If You Come Back
  11. Nelly Furtado - Turn Off the Light
  12. OPM - Heaven Is a Halfpipe
  13. The Dandy Warhols - Bohemian Like You
  14. Alien Ant Farm - Smooth Criminal
  15. Sum 41 - Fat Lip
  16. Wheatus - A Little Respect
  17. Travis - Sing
  18. Jennifer Lopez - Ain't It Funny
  19. Emma Bunton - Take My Breath Away
  20. Gabrielle - Don't Need the Sun to Shine (To Make Me Smile)
  21. Lighthouse Family - (I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be) Free / One
  22. Kate Winslet - What If

CD/Tape 2[edit]

  1. iiO - Rapture
  2. Supermen Lovers - Starlight
  3. Jamiroquai - Little L
  4. Destiny's Child - Bootylicious
  5. D12 - Purple Hills
  6. Eve featuring Gwen Stefani - Let Me Blow Ya Mind
  7. Britney Spears - I'm a Slave 4 U
  8. Mis-Teeq - One Night Stand
  9. Mary J. Blige - Family Affair
  10. Samantha Mumba - Baby Come On Over
  11. Liberty - Thinking It Over
  12. Victoria Beckham - Not Such an Innocent Girl
  13. Louise - Stuck in the Middle with You
  14. Geri Halliwell - Scream If You Wanna Go Faster
  15. AllSTARS* - Things That Go Bump in the Night
  16. N-Trance - Set You Free
  17. The Ones - Flawless
  18. Daft Punk - Digital Love
  19. Groove Armada - Superstylin'
  20. Jean-Jacques Smoothie - 2 People
  21. So Solid Crew - 21 Seconds
  22. Afroman - Because I Got High

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