Triple J Hottest 100, 1996


Triple J Hottest 100, 1996

The 1996 Triple J Hottest 100, counted down in January 1997, was a countdown of the most popular songs of the year, according to listeners of the Australian radio station Triple J. A CD featuring 31 of the songs was released. A countdown of the videos of most of the songs was also shown on the ABC music series "Rage". The 1996 chart marked the first time an Australian band had topped the chart, with Spiderbait taking out top honours.

Full list

28 of the 100 songs were by Australian artists (marked with a green background.)

Artists with multiple entries

*Bush - 3 tracks (5, 19, 38)
*Powderfinger - 3 tracks (6, 18, 32)
*The Smashing Pumpkins - 3 tracks (13, 28, 55)
*Pearl Jam - 3 tracks (47, 90, 94)
*The Prodigy - 2 tracks (7, 17)
*Regurgitator - 2 tracks (15, 23)
*The Fauves - 2 tracks (20, 30)
*Ash - 2 tracks (22, 85)
*Everclear - 2 tracks (24, 58)
*Beck - 2 tracks (29, 43)
*The Eels - 2 tracks (39, 56)
*Garbage - 2 tracks (40, 51)
*Metallica - 2 tracks (52, 62)
*You Am I - 2 tracks (80, 84)

CD release

ee also

*1996 in music

References

*cite web | title=Triple J Hottest 100, 1996 | url=http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/hottest100/history/1996.htm | work=Triple J | accessdate=2007-06-11


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