Remember a simpler time when we were all just “Livin’ la Vida Loca”? Or when Sisqó’s “Thong Song” couldn’t get out of your head? Or when you had to keep asking, “What’s My Age Again?” The Ringer’s 40 best songs and albums from 1999 will transport you to a golden age of catchy hits and bad fashion.
Explore features throughout the week that take a magnifying glass to the year’s classics and the state of music as a whole. What were the most controversial songs of the year? What was going on with rap in ’99? Check out The Ringer’s coverage on 1999 Music Week below: