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Ultra-Lounge!

I just noticed that Apple Music has all of those Ultra-Lounge compilations that were popular in the mid-1990s.

I worked for Borders at the time, and we constantly had at least two or three of them in our listening stations at any given time. When a CD in a listening station reached the end of its scheduled rotations (they were all label promotions), we couldn’t sell it, as it had been opened. Instead, it either went into the big drawer of in-store play discs, or to the free cart for employees. As a result, a bunch of them ended up in my home CD collection.

I’m currently listening to this one, and it puts me right back in that era: