News/research from teacher-journalist Robert J. Ballantyne
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#TheLifeSoundtrack: 2018

A collection of stories behind the songs that form the soundtrack of my life. Each song presented here hit #1 on my personal top 10 weekly music charts, which I have documented every Sunday since January 7, 1990.

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Playlist: Essential 2018

Selena Gomez, ‘Back to You (Riton & Kah-Lo Remix)’

This dance pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of July 15-21, 2018

Kacey Musgraves, ‘High Horse’

This country-pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of May 13-19, 2018

Taylor Swift, ‘Delicate’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for five weeks between December 24, 2017 to January 6, 2018 and March 18 to April 7, 2018