“The Promise Of A New Day”

’90s No. 1s Revisited: “The Promise Of A New Day” The forty-fifth No. 1 song of the 1990s was “The Promise Of A New Day” by Paula Abdul. This would be Abdul’s sixth and final chart-topping single, reaching the summit only two months after “Rush Rush” ended its five-week run on top. “Promise” saw Abdul return…

“Rush Rush”

’90s No. 1s Revisited: “Rush Rush” The forty-second No. 1 song of the 1990s was “Rush Rush” by Paula Abdul. After releasing an explosively popular debut album that had six Hot 100 hits, including four No. 1s, Abdul had some pressure on her shoulders for the follow-up. The public was therefore very startled when she chose “Rush…

“Opposites Attract”

’90s No. 1s Revisited: “Opposites Attract” The third No. 1 song of the 1990s was “Opposites Attract” by Paula Abdul featuring The Wild Pair (credited in the Grammy-winning video as MC Skat Kat). “Opposites Attract” was Abdul’s fourth and final chart-topper from her debut album, the phenomenal sleeper hit Forever Your Girl. She would go on…