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7 of Rock's Biggest One Hit Wonders

Sure, rock is changing and fading out with the times, but there was a sliver of time where rock stars were pop stars and vice versa.

Drowning Pool

While the term one-hit wonder has often only applied to pop music, there remain a few rock bands who have had their fleeting moment in the spotlight as well.

Sure, rock is changing and fading out with the times, but there was a sliver of time where rock stars were pop stars and vice versa. Post-grunge took over the world, and by the early aughts muddy-sounding rock bands were a dime a dozen. While many of these band names may escape you, the melodies listed below definitely bring back memories. Here are a few of the most memorable one-hit wonders in hard rock.


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Issa Rae Got Married Secretly, and We’re Obsessed With It

Secret wedding in the South of France wearing a custom Vera Wang gown? We expect nothing less from Issa Rae

Queen of minding her business

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Sure, there was the wedding of Lady Kitty Spencer, Princess Diana's cousin, to billionaire fashion oligarch Michael Lewis. And sure, photos of her Rome wedding and Dolce & Gabbanna dress are going viral — and though she is an ambassador for D&G, going with the brand was an … interesting choice given the frequent claims of racism against its founders — but that is not the elaborate affair which matters to us.

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