“Wannabe,” the debut single from the Spice Girls, continues to celebrate its 20th anniversary. The girl power anthem hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 twenty years ago today.
The song made its debut on the Billboard charts in the U.S. the week of January 25, 1997 and steadily climbed to number 1, where it achieved its goal on February 22, 1997.
After this accomplishment, the Spice Girls had officially taken over the world.
Happy 20th anniversary (again) “Wannabe!”