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THIS WEEK IN 1999.

In the charts FIFTEEN years ago, boy band 911 were at the top with A Little Bit More.

Also selling well were Steps with Tragedy, Terrorvision with Tequilla, and All Seeing I featuring Tony Christie with Walk Like A Panther '98.

Heading out of the charts were Bryan Adams featuring Melanie C with When You're Gone, and Fatboy Slim with Praise You.

Number 1 album POPULAR DJ Fatboy Slim was topping the album chart with You've Come A Long Way, Baby.

Four singles were released from the album - The Rockafeller Skank, Gangster Trippin, Praise You, and Right Here, Right Now, each of which reached the top 10.

The album has been certified triple platinum.

Fatboy Slim was at the top of the album chart At the movies VARSITY Blues was a new movie release in 1999.

In small-town Texas, high school football is a religion.

The head coach is revered, as long as the team is winning and 17-yearold schoolboys carry the hopes of an entire community on to the gridiron every Friday night.

News and sport ? In one of the largest drug busts in American history, the United States Coast Guard intercepts a ship with over 9,500 pounds of cocaine aboard. The ship was headed for Houston, Texas.

An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale hits western Colombia killing at least 1,000.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)
Date:Jan 21, 2014
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