Throwbacks

25th Anniversary of ‘Boom! Shake The Room’ by Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

25 years have passed since the release of ‘Boom! Shake The Room’ by Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince (a.k.a Will Smith), released during the height of the successful sitcom, ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’.

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It was one of the first rap songs to ever reach #1 in the UK, after Vanilla Ice’s ‘Ice Ice Baby’, and was also a #1 hit in Australia, where it spent 16 weeks in the Top 20.

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Chart Positions:

  • Australia: #1
  • New Zealand: #2
  • UK: #1
  • US: #13
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