Q101 1992-2011

By disman00911 disman00911
updated 11 months ago

retrospective of Chicago's alternative rock station WKQK "Q101" 101.1 from July 1992 to 2011 although the list stops at 2007 as the 2008-2010 year-end charts are unavailable.
https://q101.com/2014/10/q101-top-101-songs-of-1992/
https://q101.com/2014/10/q101s-top-101-songs-of-1993/
http://www.rocklists.com/q101-1994.html

Mixture of Alternate, Pop-Rock, Grudge, Nu Metal, Industrial, Punk, Ska, Big Beat, Synthpop, Trip Hop, Hip Hop, Brit-Pop, etc

Pre-1992 songs Q101 played after they changed to alternative that year
https://www.discogs.com/lists/Q101-Pre-1992-songs/264526

  1. Pearl Jam - Jeremy

    #2 in 1992

  2. U2 - One

    #5 in 1992

  3. R.E.M. - Drive

    #10 in 1992

  4. The Sugarcubes - Hit

    #12 in 1992

  5. Cure* - Friday I'm In Love

    #13 in 1992
    - also the first song played on Q101 after the switch from Hot Ac format to alternative

  6. Annie Lennox - Why

    #19 in 1992

  7. U2 - Mysterious Ways

    #21 in 1992