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

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 orĀ aquarium surounded by colourful coral and fish. It was probably inspired by the summer blockbusterĀ 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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Now 92

It’s traditional for the winter Now release to use ice motifs, and this is true with the latest release. The cover has a slightly tacky ice and snowflake theme. But a lot of these songs came out in the autumn, … Continue reading

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