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
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Compilation album
Released 19 November 2001
Genre Pop
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]

No. Title Artist Length
1. "Can't Get You Out of My Head" Kylie Minogue 3:45
2. "Uptown Girl" Westlife 3:06
3. "Hey Baby!" DJ Ötzi 3:30
4. "Mambo No. 5" Bob The Builder 3:12
5. "Chain Reaction" Steps 3:57
6. "Let's Dance" Five 3:37
7. "Take Me Home" Sophie Ellis-Bextor 3:13
8. "Perfect Gentleman" Wyclef Jean 3:18
9. "What Would You Do?" City High 2:54
10. "If You Come Back" Blue 3:23
11. "Turn Off the Light" Nelly Furtado 4:36
12. "Heaven Is a Halfpipe" OPM 4:01
13. "Bohemian Like You" The Dandy Warhols 3:28
14. "Smooth Criminal" Alien Ant Farm 3:11
15. "Fat Lip" Sum 41 2:59
16. "A Little Respect" Wheatus 3:20
17. "Sing" Travis 3:49
18. "Ain't It Funny" Jennifer Lopez 4:04
19. "Take My Breath Away" Emma Bunton 3:38
20. "Don't Need the Sun to Shine (To Make Me Smile)" Gabrielle 3:24
21. "(I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be) Free / One" Lighthouse Family 3:48
22. "What If" Kate Winslet 4:02

CD/Tape 2[edit]

No. Title Artist Length
1. "Rapture" iiO 3:11
2. "Starlight" Supermen Lovers 3:46
3. "Little L" Jamiroquai 3:57
4. "Bootylicious" Destiny's Child 3:28
5. "Purple Hills" D12 4:20
6. "Let Me Blow Ya Mind" Eve featuring Gwen Stefani 3:43
7. "I'm a Slave 4 U" Britney Spears 3:20
8. "One Night Stand" Mis-Teeq 3:25
9. "Family Affair" Mary J. Blige 3:25
10. "Baby Come On Over" Samantha Mumba 3:03
11. "Thinking It Over" Liberty 4:04
12. "Not Such an Innocent Girl" Victoria Beckham 3:19
13. "Stuck in the Middle with You" Louise 3:45
14. "Scream If You Wanna Go Faster" Geri Halliwell 3:24
15. "Things That Go Bump in the Night" ALLstars 3:23
16. "Set You Free" N-Trance 4:08
17. "Flawless" The Ones 3:09
18. "Digital Love" Daft Punk 3:58
19. "Superstylin'" Groove Armada 3:44
20. "2 People" Jean-Jacques Smoothie 2:52
21. "21 Seconds" So Solid Crew 2:44
22. "Because I Got High" Afroman 3:18

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