Archives: 2000

The new Millennium dawns, and with it comes a fresh new sound for UK music as 2-step garage becomes the defining sound of the summer. It all helps to turn the likes of Craig David and Artful Dodger into stars. Eminem tops the charts for the first time and brings us one of the high points of hip-hop. Plus we learn the art of the mash-up as a flop pop hit from 1997 is transformed into a Number One thanks to a bloke from Nottingham.