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Classic bangers from 20 years ago...

Back in the ‘90s, DJ Mag’s Hype Chart was the definitive dance analysis of the biggest tracks compiled of votes from over 500 of the world's biggest DJs.

Artists including Danny Rampling, Norman Cook, Smokin Jo and Dave Seaman all provided their picks to DJ Mag on a fortnightly basis, with the resulting chart published in DJ Mag.

At the end of the year, all the votes were compiled to make the Hype Chart of the year.

Below is the top 50 tracks of ‘96, including 20-year-old anthems from Heller & Farley, Lisa Marie Experience, Robert Miles, Livin’ Joy, Todd Terry, Underworld and many more.

But who did the biggest DJs in the world miss?

50. Pizzaman ‘Trippin’ On Sunshine (Play Boys fully loaded dub)’

49. Inner City ‘Your Love (Serial Diva Paris is burning club mix)’

48. Gusto ‘Disco’s Revenge’

47. Nicole ‘Running Away’


46. Bedrock ‘For What You Dream Of (Blue Amazon future 101 mix)’

45. Bizarre Inc ‘Surprise (Beat Foundation’s Jack-in-the-box mix)’

44. Alison Limerick ‘Where Love Lives (Classic mix)’

43. Moné ‘Movin’ (Jazz N Groove main vocal mix)’

42. Huff & Puff ‘Help Me Make It’

41. Sarah Washington ‘Everything (Mood II Swing club mix)’

 40. Mariah Carey ‘Always Be My Baby (David Morales remix)’

39. Legacy Of Sound ‘Miss The Train’

38. Rollo Goes Spiritual ‘Let This Be A Prayer’

37. Frank O’Moiraghi ‘Feel My Body (Rollo mix)’

 36. Chameleon ‘The Way It Is (Brothers In Rhythm soundtrack)’

 35. Reel 2 Reel ‘Jazz It Up (Erick Morillo project mix)’

34. Future Force ‘What Do You Want (Mark’s epic and vocal mix)’

33. Grace ‘Skin On Skin (Orange mix)’

32. Duke ‘So In Love (Pizzaman radio friendly vibe)’

31. H2O feat. Billie ‘Nobody’s Business (Euro vocal)’

 30. DJs Rule ‘Get Into The Music’

 29. Sister Bliss ‘Bad Man (Rollo & Sister Bliss original mix)’

 28. Pianoman ‘Blurred (Hed Boys seka mix)’

27. Happy Clappers ‘Can’t Help It (Grant Nelson’s trinity remix)’

 26. Poltergeist ‘Vicious Circles (Union Jack remix)’

 25. Alcatraz ‘Give Me Luv (Deep Dish 11th hour remix)’

  24. S-Xpress ‘Theme From (Tony De Vit mix)’

 23. Ken Doh ‘Nagasaki’

22. Sarah Washington ‘Heaven (Jazz N Groove ‘soulfuric vocal’ mix)’

 21. Helicopter ‘On Ya Way (Klubbheadz on ya piano mix)’

 20. Louise ‘Naked/One Kiss From Heaven (Tony De Vit remix)’

 19. Kamasutra ‘Storm In My Soul’

 18. Gat Decor ‘Passion (Gramt Nelson vocal pressure mix)’

 17. Strike ‘Inspiration’

 16. Wink ‘Higher State ‘96 (Dex & Jonesy higher stated mix)’

 15. Lisa Moorish ‘Mr Friday Night (Goodfello’s vocal mix)’

 14. Full Intention ‘America (I Love America)’

 13. Kadoc ‘The Nightrain (Aquarius bullet train mix)’

 12. Underworld ‘Born Slippy’

 11. JX ‘Nothing I Won’t Do’

 10. Boris Dlugosch ‘Keep Pushin’ (Jules & Skins remix)’

 9. BBE ‘7 Days & One Week’

 8. Klubbheadz ‘Klubbhopping (Lisa Marie sequential dub experience)’

 7. Nootropic ‘I See You Only (Lisa Marie’s vocal experience)’

 6. Todd Terry ‘Jumpin’ (Rhythm Masters thumpin mix)’

 5. Love Tribe ‘Stand Up’

 4. Livin’ Joy ‘Don’t Stop Movin (Visnadi’s gettin’ right mix)’

 3. Robert Miles ‘Children’

 2. Lisa Marie Experience ‘Keep On Jumpin’ (Bizarre Inc. remix)’

 1. Heller & Farley ‘Ultra Flava (Sneak’s rub-a-dub dub)’