Studying a Top 40 from 1996 will tell you what was popular, from Oasis to The Prodigy to the Spice Girls, but a 2016 chart represents only the tastes of more passive listeners. The standout track from The Prince of Egypt, ‘When You Believe’ is sung by Sally Dworsky and Michelle Pfeiffer in the 1998 Dreamworks film, which went on to win the 1999 Academy Award for best original song. However, it is the version sung by Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey that rocketed the song’s popularity. Selling over one million copies worldwide and in music charts across four continents, the combination of soulful melodies and world-class performers ensured this song was the pinnacle of The Prince of Egypt.
For information on how these charts are compiled or any other details on the local charts, please contact the chart supplier directly. According to data compiled by the Official Charts Company, … Read More