Hot 100 1997

This is every Billboard Hot 100 single released in 1997 with the exception of any single that only made it under the Hot 100 (commonly known as a “Bubbling Under”).

Information includes:

  • The songs official debut date (which is not always the song’s official release date)
  • The song’s official peak position
  • Song Title
  • Artist
  • The total time of the 45 single version
  • The original catalog label and number (when available)

The ascending order of each week is placed by the highest ranked position to the lowest ranked entry.

If you would like to see all the US Top 40 singles for 1997 , you can do so on our partner website Top40Weekly.

HOT 100 DEBUTS JANUARY 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jan 4 15 Freak Nasty Da’ Dip 3:50 Power 0112
Jan 4 50 Camp Lo Luchini aka (This Is It) 3:56 Profile 5458
Jan 4 60 Lost Boyz Get Up 3:49 Universal 56032
Jan 4 82 Monifah You Don’t Have To Love Me 4:26 Uptown 56026
Jan 4 90 Mista Lady 3:35 EastWest 64222
Jan 4 97 Deborah Cox The Sound Of My Tears 4:28 Arista 13277
Jan 11 4 Dru Hill In My Bed 3:50 Island 85454
Jan 11 34 Roots, The What They Do 5:55 DGC 19407
Jan 11 55 Isley Brothers, The Featuring Ronald Isley Tears 4:06 Island 854862
Jan 18 30 Prodigy Firestarter 3:45 Maverick 17387
Jan 18 61 SWV It’s All About U 3:40 RCA 64735
Jan 18 74 Amber Colour Of Love 3:27 Tommy Boy 7748
Jan 25 1 Puff Daddy Featuring Mase Can’t Nobody Hold Me Down 5:10 Bad Boy 79083
Jan 25 1 Spice Girls, The Wannabe 2:50 Virgin 38579
Jan 25 12 Erykah Badu On & On 3:45 Kedar/Universal 56002
Jan 25 57 Leah Andreone It’s Alright, It’s Ok 4:20 RCA Victor 64662
Jan 25 67 Livin’ Joy Don’t Stop Movin’ 3:31 MCA 55300
Jan 25 80 Chemical Brothers, The Setting Sun 5:21 Astralwerks 6187
Jan 25 89 Love Tribe Stand Up 3:09 DV8/A&M 7057
Jan 25 91 Brady Seals Another You, Another Me 3:55 Reprise 17615

HOT 100 DEBUTS February 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Feb 1 6 Babyface Every Time I Close My Eyes 4:11 Epic 78485
Feb 1 29 E-40 Featuring Bo-Rock Things’ll Never Change 5:01 Jive 42436
Feb 1   E-40 Rappers’ Ball 5:25 Jive 42436
Feb 1 30 DJ Kool Let Me Clear My Throat 4:48 American 17441
Feb 1 32 Immature Featuring Smooth & Ed From Good Burger Watch Me Do My Thing 3:39 Loud/RCA 64737
Feb 1 42 Redman Whateva Man 3:33 Def Jam 574026
Feb 1 81 2 Pac, Notorious B.I.G., Radio, Dramacydal & Stretch Runnin’ 4:32 Mergela/Solar 70134
Feb 1 94 QT My Baby Mama 3:56 Rowdy/Arista 35093
Feb 8 21 No Mercy Please Don’t Go 4:00 Arista 13304
Feb 8 71 Tru Featuring Ice Cream Man (Master P) I Always Feel Like (Somebody’s Watchin Me) 4:11 No Limit 53261
Feb 8 72 Deana Carter We Danced Anyway 3:23 Capitol 58626
Feb 8 80 Funky Green Dogs Fired Up! 4:00 Twisted/MCA 55324
Feb 8 98 K5 Passion 4:03 Robbins 72009
Feb 15 7 Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z I’ll Be 3:00 Violator 574028
Feb 15 10 702 Get It Together 4:52 Biv 10/Motown 0612
Feb 15 21 Montell Jordan What’s On Tonight 4:35 Def Jam 574032
Feb 15 55 Tracey Lee The Theme (It’s Party Time) 4:25 Universal 56114
Feb 15 77 Phil Collins It’s In Your Eyes 2:58 Face Value 87016
Feb 15 77 Tre Take Your Time 4:48 Mo Thugs 1586
Feb 15 82 Angelina Without Your Love 3:49 Upstairs 0123
Feb 15 93 Republica Drop Dead Gorgeous 3:30 RCA 64767
Feb 22 5 Verve Pipe, The The Freshman 4:29 RCA 64734
Feb 22 8 AZ Yet Featuring Peter Cetera Hard To Say I’m Sorry 3:13 LaFace 24223
Feb 22 8 Madonna Don’t Cry For Me Argentina 4:27 Warner 43809
Feb 22 10 U2 Discotheque 4:57 Island 854774
Feb 22 40 Crystal Waters Say.. If You Feel Alright 3:31 Mercury 578943
Feb 22 43 Bill Engvall & Travis Tritt Here’s Your Sign (Get The Picture) 3:38 Warner 17491
Feb 22 44 Yvette Michele I’m Not Feeling You 4:20 Loud/RCA 64790
Feb 22 46 John Mellencamp Just Another Day 3:27 Mercury 578816
Feb 22 47 Depeche Mode Barrel Of A Gun 5:19 Mute/Reprise 17409
Feb 22 96 R.E.M. Electrolite 4:01 Warner Bros. 17446

HOT 100 DEBUTS March 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Mar 1 2 Mark Morrison Return Of The Mack 3:32 Atlantic 84868
Mar 1 4 Savage Garden I Want You 3:50 Columbia 78503
Mar 1 13 112 Cupid 4:06 Bad Boy 79087
Mar 1 35 Aerosmith Falling In Love (Is Hard On The Knees) 3:22 Columbia 78499
Mar 1 48 Wild Orchid Talk To Me 3:56 RCA 64777
Mar 1 57 Richie Rich Do G’s Get To Go To Heaven? 5:55 Def Jam 574030
Mar 1 90 Metallica King Nothing 5:25 Elektra 64197
Mar 8 18 Heavy D Big Daddy 3:48 Uptown 56039
Mar 8 25 Ray J Let It Go 4:30 EastWest 64206
Mar 8 35 Le Click Call Me 3:44 Logic 45726
Mar 8 40 Westside Connection Gangstas Make The World Go Round 4:32 Priority 53264
Mar 8 66 Kenny G Havana 3:50 Arista 13326
Mar 15 4 Monica For You I Will 4:09 Warner Sunset 87003
Mar 15 6 Rome I Belong To You (Every Time I See Your Face) 3:54 RCA 64759
Mar 15 15 Whitney Houston Step By Step 4:09 Arista 13312
Mar 15 35 Allure Featuring NAS Head Over Heels 4:12 Crave 78522
Mar 15 39 Zhane Request Line 3:55 Illtown/Motown 0614
Mar 15 41 Jon Secada Too Late, Too Soon 3:46 EMI 58628
Mar 15 81 Bounty Killer Featuring The Fugees Hip-Hopera 4:05 TVT/Blunt 1464
Mar 15 90 Alfonzo Hunter Weekend Thang 3:24 EMI 58615
Mar 22 16 Da Brat Featuring T-Boz Ghetto Love 3:22 So So Def 78527
Mar 22 19 Bruce Springsteen Secret Garden 4:25 Columbia 77847
Mar 22 20 Warren G I Shot The Sheriff 3:47 Def Jam 573564
Mar 22 51 Joose If Tomorrow Never Comes 4:03 Flavor Unit 64195
Mar 22 65 Tori Amos Silent All These Years 4:10 Atlantic 83001
Mar 22 91 Merril Bainbridge Under The Water 3:38 Universal 56112
Mar 29 4 Celine Dion All By Myself 3:51 550 Music/Epic 78529
Mar 29 11 Sheryl Crow Everyday Is A Winding Road 4:14 A&M 2032
Mar 29 19 Toni Braxton I Don’t Want To 4:17 LaFace 24229
Mar 29   Toni Braxton I Love Me Some Him 5:01 LaFace 24229
Mar 29 23 White Town Your Woman 4:18 Brilliant!/Chrysalis 58638
Mar 29 27 Real McCoy One More Time 3:59 Arista 1-3328
Mar 29 32 Mint Condition You Don’t Have To Hurt No More 4:12 Perspective 7564
Mar 29 33 Kenny Lattimore For You 3:57 Columbia 78456
Mar 29 58 Tela Featuring Eightball & MJG Sho Nuff 5:08 Suave House 1602
Mar 29 62 Faithless Insomnia 3:31 Arista 13332
Mar 29 87 Peggy Scott-Adams Bill 5:10 Miss Butch 2208

HOT 100 DEBUTS April 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Apr 5 51 DJ Taz Featuring Raheem The Dream That’s Right 6:03 Breakaway/EMI 58641
Apr 5 55 Jocelyn Enriquez A Little Bit Of Ecstasy 3:44 Classified 7190
Apr 5 59 George Strait One Night At A Time 3:46 MCA Nashville 55321
Apr 5 65 Collective Soul Precious Declaration 3:39 Atlantic 83003
Apr 5 70 KRS-One Step Into A World (Rapture’s Delight) 4:30 Jive 42442
Apr 12 8 Paula Cole Where Have All The Cowboys Gone? 3:46 Warner 17373
Apr 12 44 Billy Lawrence Featuring MC Lyte Come On 4:08 EastWest 64239
Apr 12 52 OutKast Jazzy Belle 4:03 LaFace 24224
Apr 19 10 B-Rock & The Bizz My Baby Daddy 3:34 Tony Mercedes 24221
Apr 19 42 Richard Marx Until I Find You Again 4:20 Capitol 68533
Apr 19 62 Nu Flavor Featuring Roger Sweet Sexy Thing 3:36 Reprise 17402
Apr 19 90 Teddy Pendergrass Don’t Keep Wasting My Time 4:07 Surefire 18002
Apr 19 93 Tasha Holiday Just The Way You Like It 3:46 MCA 55090
Apr 26 1 Notorious B.I.G., The Hypnotize 3:55 Bad Boy 79092
Apr 26 2 Meredith Brooks Bitch 4:13 Capitol 58634
Apr 26 26 U2 Staring At The Sun 4:36 Island 584972
Apr 26 53 Christion Full Of Smoke 3:33 Roc-A-Fella 573786
Apr 26 77 Trapp Featuring 2 Pac & Notorious B.I.G. Stop The Gunfight 3:52 Deff Trapp 9269

HOT 100 DEBUTS May 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
May 3 1 Hanson MMMbop 3:58 Mercury 574261
May 3 21 Joe Don’t Wanna Be A Player 5:00 Jive 42450
May 3 43 3rd Party Can U Feel It 4:11 DV8/A&M 2084
May 3 45 Sneaker Pimps 6 Underground 3:51 Virgin 38582
May 3 79 Jay-Z Feelin’ It 3:47 Roc-A-Fella 53272
May 10 8 Changing Faces G.H.E.T.T.O.U.T 4:08 Big Beat 98026
May 10 22 Tony! Toni! Toné! Thinking Of You 3:52 Mercury 574382
May 10 31 Various Artists ESPN Presents The Jock Jam 3:15 Tommy Boy 7780
May 10 39 Blessid Union Of Souls I Wanna Be There 4:27 EMI 58643
May 10 42 Michael Jackson Blood On The Dance Floor 4:07 Epic 78007
May 10 88 Barenaked Ladies The Old Apartment 3:33 Reprise 17499
May 10 90 Too Short & Lil’ Kim Call Me 4:55 Jive 42447
May 17 7 Tim McGraw & Faith Hill It’s Your Love 3:43 Curb 73019
May 17 38 Depeche Mode It’s No Good 5:57 Mute/Reprise 17390
May 17 39 Brownstone 5 Miles To Empty 5:05 MJJ Music 78496
May 17 60 Master P Featuring Steady Mobb’n, Mia X, Mo B. Dick & O’Dell If I Could Change 5:07 No Limit 53273
May 17 88 Brand New Heavies, The Sometimes 4:20 Delicious Vinyl 4009
May 17 91 Robin S It Must Be Love 4:00 Big Beat 98023
May 24 3 Spice Girls, The Say You’ll Be There 3:50 Virgin 38592
May 24 55 Erasure In My Arms 3:25 Mute/Maverick 17371
May 24 64 Paul McCartney The World Tonight 4:00 Capitol 58650
May 24 79 Suga Free If U Stay Ready 4:22 Island 854976
May 31 7 Robyn Do You Know (What It Takes) 3:40 RCA 64865
May 31 46 Nine Inch Nails The Perfect Drug 7:23 Nothing 95007
May 31 66 Veronica Featuring Craig Mack No One But You 5:05 H.O.L.A. 341014
May 31 78 Beck The New Pollution 3:40 DGC 22300

HOT 100 DEBUTS June 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jun 7 24 Michael Bolton Go The Distance 4:41 Columbia 78554
Jun 7 28 Bee Gees Alone 4:17 Polydor 571006
Jun 7 41 No Mercy When I Die 4:28 Arista 13367
Jun 7 61 New Edition One More Day 3:52 MCA 55350
Jun 7 84 Jay-Z Who You Wit 4:07 Qwest 43883
Jun 14 1 Puff Daddy & Faith Evans Featuring 112 I’ll Be Missing You 5:02 Bad Boy 79097
Jun 14 22 Raybon Bros. Butterfly Kisses 4:41 MCA 72016
Jun 14 26 K-Ci & JoJo You Bring Me Up 4:19 MCA 55346
Jun 14 45 Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars We Trying To Stay Alive 3:14 Ruffhouse 78602
Jun 14 46 Gina G Gimme Some Love 3:28 Eternal/Warner 17355
Jun 14 53 DJ Company Rhythm Of Love 3:55 Crave 78578
Jun 14 68 Keith Sweat Featuring Ronald Isley Come With Me 3:50 Elektra 64175
Jun 14 82 M.C. Luscious Featuring Kinsui Da’ Dip 3:50 Big Beat 98022
Jun 14 90 Leschea Fulton St. 4:14 Warner 17572
Jun 21 2 LeAnn Rimes How Do I Live 4:18 Curb 73022
Jun 21 4 Bone Thugs N Harmony Look Into My Eyes 4:23 Ruthless 6343
Jun 21 12 Scarface Featuring 2 Pac & Johnny P Smile 5:00 Rap-A-Lot/Noo Trybe 38581
Jun 21 23 Trisha Yearwood How Do I Live 4:25 MCA 72015
Jun 21 35 Warren G Featuring Ronald Isley Smokin’ Me Out 3:38 Def Jam 571024
Jun 21 91 Gyrl Get Your Groove On 3:24 Silas/MCA 55334
Jun 28 2 Backstreet Boys, The Quit Playing Games (With My Heart) 3:52 Jive 42453
Jun 28 55 Laurnea Can’t Let Go 4:00 Yab Yum 78565
Jun 28 66 Alkaholiks, Tha Featuring Ol’ Dirty Bastard Hip Hop Drunkies 4:52 Loud/RCA 64882
Jun 28 72 Collective Soul Listen 4:13 Atlantic 84006

HOT 100 DEBUTS July 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Jul 5 4 Third Eye Blind Semi-Charmed Life 3:37 Elektra 64173
Jul 5 12 Coolio Featuring 40 Thevs C U When U Get There 5:06 Tommy Boy 7785
Jul 5 56 Deborah Cox Things Just Ain’t The Same 3:38 Arista 13380
Jul 5 68 CRU Featuring Slick Rick Just Another Case 3:40 Violator 573856
Jul 5 73 O’Jays, The What’s Stopping You 4:12 Global Soul 34273
Jul 5 77 Whitney Houston My Heart Is Calling 4:10 Arista 13362
Jul 5 82 Damage Love II Love 4:01 Critique 15608
Jul 5 86 Corina Summertime Summertime 3:18 So So Def 78567
Jul 5 88 Shades Serenade 3:59 Motown 860658
Jul 12 6 Lil’ Kim Featuring Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy Elliott & Angie Martinez Not Tonight 4:13 Undeas 98019
Jul 12 7 Shawn Colvin Sunny Came Home 4:22 Columbia 78528
Jul 12 11 Sister Hazel All For You 3:38 Universal 56135
Jul 12 12 98° Invisible Man 4:40 Motown 860650
Jul 12 25 10,000 Maniacs More Than This 4:00 Geffen 19411
Jul 12 83 Ray J Everything You Want 4:25 EastWest 64209
Jul 19 9 R. Kelly Gotham City 4:50 Jive 42473
Jul 19 12 Magoo & Timbaland Up Jumps Da Boogie 4:53 Atlantic 98018
Jul 19 16 En Vogue Whatever 4:08 EastWest 64174
Jul 19 34 Rampage Featuring Billy Lawrence Take It To The Streets 3:35 Violator 64171
Jul 19 38 Diana King I Say A Little Prayer 3:23 Work 78596
Jul 19 56 Patti LaBelle When You Talk About Love 5:30 MCA 55357
Jul 19 57 U2 Last Night On Earth 4:14 Island 572053
Jul 19 63 Abra Moore Four Leaf Clover 3:30 Arista 13097
Jul 26 19 SWV Featuring Puff Daddy Someone 4:05 RCA 64926
Jul 26 28 Mary J. Blige I Can Love You 4:45 MCA 55362
Jul 26 37 Savage Garden To The Moon And Back 4:29 Columbia 78576
Jul 26 70 Adina Howard (Freak) And U Know It 4:03 EastWest 64161

HOT 100 DEBUTS August 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Aug 2 1 Notorious B.I.G., The Featuring Puff Daddy & Mase Mo Money, Mo Problems 4:09 Bad Boy 79100
Aug 2 21 Mr. President Coco Jamboo 3:36 Warner 17331
Aug 2 31 Rome Do You Like This 4:06 RCA 64874
Aug 2 58 BLACKstreet, Dirty Ol’ Bastard & Slash Fix 4:42 Interscope 95011
Aug 2 75 SWV Can We 4:47 Jive 42445
Aug 2 79 Lil Suzy Can’t Get You Out Of My Mind 3:33 Metropolitan 307
Aug 9 7 Dru Hill Never Make A Promise 4:01 Island 572082
Aug 9 69 Nastyboy Klick Featuring Roger Troutman Down For Yours 4:04 Mercury 574748
Aug 9 74 Lisa Stansfield Never, Never Gonna Give You Up 4:43 Arista 13346
Aug 9 86 Michael Peterson Drink, Swear, Steal & Lie 3:00 Reprise 17379
Aug 16 4 Spice Girls, The 2 Become 1 3:56 Virgin 38604
Aug 16 35 702 All I Want 3:59 Biv 10/Motown 0676
Aug 16 50 Billy Joel To Make You Feel My Love 3:45 Columbia 78641
Aug 16 53 Foxy Brown Featuring Dru Hill Big Bad Mamma 3:52 Violator 571441
Aug 16 81 O.C. Featuring Yvette Michelle Far From Yours 4:04 Payday 850916
Aug 16 88 Ivory Relax & Party 4:22 Loud/RCA 64860
Aug 16 89 Angelina Tide Is High 4:48 Upstairs 0127
Aug 16 90 Beenie Man Featuring Chevelle Franklin Dancehall Queen 3:42 Island 572036
Aug 23 2 Usher You Make Me Wanna.. 3:38 LaFace 24265
Aug 23 46 4.0 Have A Little Mercy 4:13 Savvy 7580
Aug 23 51 Sam Salter After 12, Before 6 4:24 LaFace 24253
Aug 23 51 Aerosmith Hole In My Soul 6:10 Columbia 78569
Aug 23 70 Wild Orchid Supernatural 4:08 RCA 64918
Aug 23 75 Ultra Naté Free 3:32 Strictly Rhythm 12512
Aug 23 91 Michael Jackson Stranger In Moscow 4:03 Epic 78012
Aug 30 4 Somethin’ For The People Featuring Trina & Tamara My Love Is The Shhh! 5:07 Warner Bros. 17327
Aug 30 4 Allure Featuring 112 All Cried Out 4:32 Crave 78678
Aug 30 16 Total What About Us 4:22 LaFace 24272
Aug 30 23 Milestone I Care ‘Bout You 4:35 LaFace 24264
Aug 30 37 Mack 10 Backyard Boogie 4:18 Priority 53282
Aug 30 42 Los Umbrellos No Tengo Dinero 3:33 Flex/EMI 58663
Aug 30 59 Dana As We Lay 4:28 Tony Mercedes 24252
Aug 30 61 Daft Punk Around The World 3:09 Virgin 38608
Aug 30 68 Jon B. Don’t Say 4:00 Yab Yum 78614
Aug 30 72 Shaggy Featuring Marsha Piece Of My Heart 4:12 Virgin 38601
Aug 30 78 Samantha Cole Happy With You 3:46 Universal 56122

HOT 100 DEBUTS September 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Sep 6 72 Rockell In A Dream 4:00 Robbins 72012
Sep 6 7 Aqua Barbie Girl 3:12 MCA 55392
Sep 6 13 Sarah McLachlan Building A Mystery 4:03 Arista 13395
Sep 6 16 Next Butta Love 4:53 Arista 13407
Sep 6 17 Brian McKnight Featuring Mase You Should Be Mine (Don’t Waste Your Time) 4:44 Mercury 574760
Sep 6 25 Master P Featuring Pimp C & The Shocker I Miss My Homies 5:23 No Limit 53290
Sep 6 70 Big Bub Featuring Queen Latifah & Heavy D Need Your Love 3:38 Kedar/Universal 56129
Sep 6 75 Myron We Can Get Down 4:00 Island 572064
Sep 13 1 Mariah Carey Honey 5:00 Columbia 78648
Sep 13 6 Chumbawamba Tubthumping 3:32 Republic 56146
Sep 13 7 Jewel Foolish Games 5:38 Atlantic 87021
Sep 13 34 LeAnn Rimes You Light Up My Life 3:34 Curb 73027
Sep 13 36 Imani Coppota Legend Of A Cowgirl 3:42 Columbia 78651
Sep 13 69 Immature I’m Not A Fool 4:18 MCA 55367
Sep 13 73 Beck Jack-Ass 3:23 DGC 22303
Sep 13 76 Queen Latifah It’s Alright 3:37 Tommy Boy 7402
Sep 13 82 Shaquille O’Neal, Ice Cube, B Real, Peter Gunz & KRS-One Men Of Steel 4:33 Qwest 17305
Sep 20 35 Refugee Camp All Stars Featuring Pras With Ky-Mani Avenues 4:17 Arista 13411
Sep 20 39 Peach Union On My Own 3:38 Mute/Epic 78666
Sep 20 52 Lost Boyz Me And My Crazy World 5:11 Universal 56131
Sep 20 65 Jagged Edge Featuring Da Brat & JD The Way That You Talk 3:35 So So Def 78639
Sep 27 1 Boyz II Men 4 Seasons Of Loneliness 4:51 Motown 0684
Sep 27 24 Mary J. Blige Everything 4:57 MCA 55353
Sep 27 61 3rd Party Love Is Alive 3:48 DV8/A&M 2348
Sep 27 62 Le Click Featuring Kayo Don’t Go 3:56 Logic 64975
Sep 27 86 Beatnuts, The Featuring Big Punisher & Cuban Link Off The Books 3:33 Violator 1646

HOT 100 DEBUTS October 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Oct 4 9 Aaliyah The One I Gave My Heart To 3:53 Blackground 2-98002
Oct 4 21 Fiona Apple Criminal 5:39 Clean Slate 78595
Oct 4 46 K-Ci & JoJo Last Night’s Letter 4:38 MCA 55380
Oct 4 61 Martina McBride A Broken Wing 3:34 RCA 64963
Oct 4 67 Kinleys, The Please 3:33 Epic 78656
Oct 4 85 Lorrie Morgan Go Away 2:48 BNA 64914
Oct 11 27 Nu Flavor Heaven 4:06 Reprise 17408
Oct 11 1 Elton John Candle In The Wind 1997 4:08 Rocket 568108 A
Oct 11 1 Elton John Something About The Way You Look Tonight 3:57 Rocket 568108 B
Oct 11 25 Shania Twain Love Gets Me Every Time 3:32 Mercury 568062
Oct 11 33 En Vogue Too Gone, Too Long 4:05 EastWest 64150
Oct 11 35 H-Town They Like It Slow 4:24 Relativity 1642
Oct 11 52 Duran Duran Electric Barbarella 5:10 Capitol 58674
Oct 11 78 Jamiroquai Alright 4:19 Work 78703
Oct 11 84 Natalie Cole A Smile Like Yours 4:18 Elektra 64146
Oct 11 87 Sneaker Pimps Spin Spin Sugar 3:30 Virgin 38590
Oct 18 58 Amber One More Night 3:42 Tommy Boy 7786
Oct 18 12 Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliott Featuring Da Brat Sock It 2 Me 4:20 EastWest 64144
Oct 18 27 Bone Thugs N Harmony If I Could Teach The World 4:21 Ruthless 6344
Oct 18 44 Gary Barlow So Help Me Girl 4:25 Arista 13428
Oct 18 70 Trace Adkins The Rest Of Mine 3:09 Capitol 58680
Oct 18 77 Peter Cetera Featuring Az Yet You’re The Inspiration 4:03 River North 3018
Oct 25 56 Olive You’re Not Alone 4:08 RCA 64999
Oct 25 95 Jay-Z Featuring Babyface & Foxy Brown Sunshine 3:33 Roc-A-Fella 574923
Oct 25 97 Sons Of Funk Pushin’ Inside You 3:50 No Limit 53284
Oct 25 98 Wynonna When Loves Starts Talkin’ 3:04 Curb/Universal 56095

HOT 100 DEBUTS November 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Nov 1 11 Paula Cole I Don’t Want To Wait 4:07 Warner 17318
Nov 1 17 Lisa Loeb I Do 3:38 Geffen 19416
Nov 1 4 LSG My Body 4:08 EastWest 64132
Nov 1 5 Mase Feel So Good 4:00 Bad Boy 79122
Nov 1 50 Martina McBride with Jim Brickman Valentine 3:12 RCA 64963
Nov 1 55 LL Cool J Phenomenon 3:05 Def Jam 568081
Nov 1 57 Big Punisher I’m Not A Player 5:07 Loud/RCA 64910
Nov 1 60 Davina So Good 4:33 Loud/RCA 65303
Nov 1 72 Forest For The Trees Dream 3:15 DreamWorks 58005
Nov 8 6 Uncle Sam I Don’t Ever Want To See You Again 4:32 Stonecreek 78689
Nov 8 15 Billie Myers Kiss The Rain 4:30 Universal 56140
Nov 8 45 Donna Lewis & Richard Marx At The Beginning 3:36 Atlantic 84037
Nov 8 18 Spice Girls, The Spice Up Your Life 2:50 Virgin 38620
Nov 8 32 She Moves Breaking All The Rules 3:24 Geffen 19415
Nov 8 65 Changing Faces Featuring Jay-Z All Of My Days 3:58 Big Beat 98000
Nov 8 76 O’Jays, The Baby You Know 4:06 Global Soul 34278
Nov 8 94 EPMD The Joint 3:26 Def Jam 571679
Nov 15 9 Lord Tariq & Peter Gunz Deja Vu (Uptown Baby) 4:43 Columbia 78755
Nov 15 7 Robyn Show Me Love 3:47 RCA 64970
Nov 15 51 Naughty By Nature Mourn You Til I Join You 5:00 Tommy Boy 7427
Nov 15 73 Playa Don’t Stop The Music 3:21 Def Jam 571680
Nov 15 80 No Mercy Kiss You All Over 4:26 Arista 13429
Nov 15 84 Yvette Michele DJ Keep Playin’ (Get Your Music On) 4:34 Loud/RCA 64985
Nov 22 68 Barenaked Ladies Brian Wilson 3:52 Reprise 17290
Nov 22 66 David Bowie I’m Afraid Of Americans 5:31 Virgin 38618
Nov 22 71 Diana King L-L-Lies 4:07 Work 78698
Nov 22 83 BeBe Winans In Harms Way 4:32 Atlantic 84035
Nov 22 93 Lonestar You Walked In 3:49 BNA 64942
Nov 29 3 Destiny’s Child Featuring Wyclef Jean No, No, No Part II 3:30 Columbia 78618
Nov 29 9 Hanson I Will Come To You 4:05 Mercury 568132
Nov 29 28 Metallica The Memory Remains 4:35 Elektra 64126
Nov 29 96 Twista Get It Wet 4:02 Creator’s Way/Big Beat 98001

HOT 100 DEBUTS December 1997

Debut Peak Artist Title Time Label
Dec 6 1 Savage Garden Truly Madly Deeply 4:39 Columbia 78723
Dec 6 2 Puff Daddy & The Family It’s All About The Benjamin’s 4:42 Bad Boy 79130
Dec 6 9 Third Eye Blind How’s It Going To Be 4:10 Elektra 64130
Dec 6 37 Alana Davis 32 Flavors 3:42 Elektra 64129
Dec 6 40 Shania Twain Don’t Be Stupid (You Know I Love You) 3:35 Mercury 568242
Dec 6 76 Gang Starr You Know My Steez 3:44 Noo Trybe 38624
Dec 6 60 Notorious B.I.G., The Featuring 112 Sky’s The Limit 4:10 Bad Boy 79131
Dec 6 84 Toby Keith & Sting I’m So Happy I Can’t Stop Crying 3:56 Mercury 568114
Dec 6 88 Depeche Mode Home 5:40 Mute/Reprise 17314
Dec 13 7 Boyz II Men A Song For Mama 5:00 Motown 0720
Dec 13 13 Dru Hill We’re Not Making Love No More 4:50 LaFace 24295
Dec 13 23 Aqua Lollipop (Candyman) 3:32 MCA 55410
Dec 13 26 Notorious B.I.G., The Going Back To Cali 3:51 Bad Boy 79131
Dec 13 50 Reba McEntire What If 3:58 MCA 72026
Dec 13 56 WC Just Clownin’ 4:01 Payday 570043
Dec 13 58 Kimberly Scott Tuck Me In 4:19 Columbia 78686
Dec 13 84 Queen Pen Featuring Teddy Riley Man Behind The Music 4:10 Lil’ Man 97020
Dec 13 85 Deana Carter Did I Shave My Legs For This? 3:10 Capitol 58672
Dec 13 57 Bee Gees Still Waters (Run Deep) 4:02 Polydor 569218
Dec 13 67 2 Pac I Wonder If Heaven Got A Ghetto 4:35 Amaru/Jive 42500
Dec 13 92 Billy Lawrence Up & Down 3:58 EastWest 64138
Dec 20 1 Janet Together Again 4:07 Virgin 38623
Dec 20 59 Kai Say You’ll Stay 3:30 Geffen 19419
Dec 20 87 Sublime Doin’ Time 4:10 Gasoline Alley 55390
Dec 20 89 Prodigy Smack My Bitch Up 4:45 Maverick 43946
Dec 20 76 Clint Black Something That We Do 3:56 RCA 65336
Dec 27 6 K.P. and Envyi Swing My Way 4:08 East/West 64135
Dec 27 59 Sting & The Police Featuring Pras Roxanne ’97 – Puff Daddy Remix 4:33 A&M 2449
Dec 27 85 Sammy Kershaw Love Of My Life 4:20 Mercury 568140
Dec 27 67 Insane Clown Posse Santa’s A Fat Bitch 4:22 Island 572192
Dec 27 75 LL Cool J Featuring Method Man, Redman, DMX, Canibus & Master P 4, 3, 2, 1 4:57 Def Jam 568321