Category Archives: Now That’s What I Call Music!

Now 98

Now 98 goes for a skiing themed cover. I guess I can see how they arrived there:  winter-snow-skiing. The first track isn’t very snowy at all, as Latin influenced pop is back in the charts again. It is a well … Continue reading

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Now 25 (U.S.)

So I had a big holiday in America ten years ago, and while I was there I bought Now 25. 10 years on, it might be worth looking back. They started doing Now That’s What I Call Music compilations in … Continue reading

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Now 97

The cover for Now 97 has sun, sea, sand, speedboats, surfboards and ships, as well as planes, parachutes, palm trees and parrots. As often with the middle Now! release of the year it’s going for a summer holiday theme, in … Continue reading

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Now 96

Now 96 have gone for a multicoloured cover, lots of bright colours. What exactly the brightly coloured things are is another matter. I think it’s meant to be a bit like paint being added into water. Or perhaps screwed up … Continue reading

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Now 95

Now 95 has one of the prettiest covers for a Now! compilation. It features snow, ice, penguins, igloos, icicles, shooting stars and aurora borealis. But then, aurora borealis means the Northern Lights that are seen in the North Pole, and … Continue reading

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Now 94

Now 94 has one of the most beautiful covers the franchise has ever done, set in an ocean or aquarium surounded by colourful coral and fish. It was probably inspired by the summer blockbuster film Finding Dory, and some of the fish … Continue reading

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Now 93

The cover for Now 93 is very crowded, with blue sky, rainbows, cobwebs covered in dewdrops, daisies, a ladybird, a blue butterfly and multicoloured umbrellas. It’s seems to be going through a sort of Springtime/April Showers theme. Though the past … Continue reading

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