Words by

Tara Smith

Kanye West is known for his outrageous Twitter rants but his latest might actually spell out what we’ve all been thinking.

The birth of streaming services Spotify, Pandora and um, Tidal (cough) has put the nail in the coffin of CDs.

We can’t act surprised, the death of the CD has been a long time coming, much like its sad cousin the floppy disc.

In its honour, we’ve put together a playlist from the greatest collection of CDs of all time, So Fresh.

So Fresh introduced us to the vocal cords of Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Eve and Nelly Furtado, and who could forget Anastacia and her tinted sunglasses.

So long to the compact disc, you and your pal the Walkman revolutionised the way the world listened to music.

Provided you didn’t get a damn scratch.

Sophie Ellis-Bextor - 'Murder On The Dancefloor'

DJ Ötzi - 'Hey Baby'

Ja Rule - 'Livin' It Up'

DJ Sammy feat. Yanou & Do - 'Heaven'

Las Ketchup - 'The Ketchup Song'

R. Kelly - 'Thoia Thoing'

Junior Senior - 'Move Your Feet'

Big Brovaz - 'Nu Flow'

Eve - 'Let Me Blow Ya Mind'

Nelly Furtado - 'Turn Off The Light'

Weezer - 'Island In The Sun'

Destiny's Child - 'Jumpin' Jumpin'

Anastacia - 'I'm Outta Love'

Naughty By Nature - 'Holiday'

Pink - 'Family Portrait'

Kelly Rowland - 'Stole'





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