1993’s Biggest Canadian Hits, Both English and French

CMB med“I Will Always Love You” by the late Whitney Houston was the #1 song of 1993 in Canada. The top Canadian Anglo hit was Céline Dion’s “Love Can Move Mountains” (20th of the year, RPM). The biggest Canadian Franco hit was “Sèche tes pleurs” by Daniel Bélanger (3rd of the year, CKOI). Below is a list of all Anglo hits by Canadians that finished in the RPM year-end Top 100 or that peaked in the weekly Top 40. Also find all Franco hits by Canadians that finished in the year-end CKOI Top 50. Below the charts, check out some trivia on 1993’s hits.

YE= Year-End chart position.

WP = Weekly chart peak position.


Seche tes pleurs Daniel Belanger 3
Y’a les mots Francine Raymond 6
Ca va bien! Kathleen 8
Julie Les Colocs 12
Kunide Luc de Larochelliere 16
Fou de toi Francis Martin 19
Animal France d’Amour 23
Voila c’que nous voulong Paul Piche 25
Tout recommencer Rude Luck 26
Comme on l’a choisi Julie Masse 29
Corridor Laurence Jalbert 32
Pour te revoir Francine Raymond 35
La folie en quatre Daniel Belanger 39
Mets un peu de soleil dans notre vie Gilles Valiquette 44
Pleurs dans la pluie Mario Pelchat 47
Bete humaine Dan Bigras 50


Love Can Move Mountains Celine Dion 20 2
Lost In Your Eyes Jeff Healey Band 33 5
Please Forgive Me Bryan Adams 37a 1
Harvest Moon Neil Young 42 5
When There’s Time (For Love) Gowan 43 6
Love Doesn’t Live Here Anymore Sven Gali 54 8
Song Instead of a Kiss Alannah Myles 57  b
Rain Down On Me Blue Rodeo 60 8
Water From the Moon Celine Dion 66 7
Man on a Mission Hemingway Corner* 72 11
Will You Remember Me Jann Arden 73 10
I’ll Always Be There Roch Voisine 80c 4
Informer Snow 86 9
Because of Love Mae Moore 87 12
Courage The Tragically Hip 90 10
Coat of Shame Mae Moore 91 11
5 Days In May Blue Rodeo 99  d
Rise Again The Rankin Family   12
If I Had $1,000,000 Barenaked Ladies   13
In the Meantime The Waltons   13
I Would Die For You Jann Arden   13
Stuck in the 90s Moxy Fruvous   13
Goin’ Back Again Sass Jordan   14
Fare Thee Well Love The Rankin Family   14
Gypsy Wind Ray Lyell   14
No Apologies Alanis Morissette   14
Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm Crash Test Dummies  e 14
Remedy The Band   14
Some Folks Kim Mitchell   16
Believe Northern Pikes   17
Did You Give Enough Love Celine Dion   17
Brian Wilson Barenaked Ladies   18
At the Hundredth Meridian The Tragically Hip   18
Cadillac Baby Colin James   18
My Temptation Vivienne Williams   19
If You Believe in Me April Wine   19
You’ve Got to Know The Boomers   20
Jane’s House Sue Medley   21
When I Fall In Love Celine Dion   21
Sonny Say You Will Alannah Myles   23
Serious Sheree Jeacocke   24
Possession Sarah McLachlan   26
Our World Our Dreams Alannah Myles   27
Missing Persons Tim Thorney   27
Amazon Rain Paul Janz   28
Look Me in the Eyes Vivienne Williams   28
Girl I’ve Been Hurt Before Snow   28
Long May You Run Neil Young   28
Miss My Love Sheree Jeacocke   28
Naked Rain The Waltons   28
Prairie Town Randy Bachman   29
I Can See Clearly Now Holly Cole Trio   29
Heading West Mitsou   30
If This Is Love Barney Bentall   30
And If Venice Is Sinking Spirit of the West   30
Change (Is Never a Waste of Time) Alanis Morissette   30
Colder Than You The Waltons   31
Living On a Memory Alannah Myles   31
The Truth Banned in the UK   31
More 13 Engines   33
Already Gone Blue Rodeo   33
Lotta Love to Give Daniel Lanois   34
What a Good Boy Barenaked Ladies   34
I’m Not Your Lover Jann Arden   35
Voice in My Heart April Wine   35
Is Your Mama Gonna Miss Ya Bryan Adams   36
Waiting for a Miracle Marc Jordan   36
Let Me Show You Dan Hill   36
So Long JFK Hemingway Corner*   36
Who Do You Think You Are Sass Jordan   37
Lift Me Up The Partland Brothers   37
Say You Will Gogh Van Go   38
It’s Just the Rain Alexander Caplin   39
Lazy Nina Monkey House   39
The River The Tea Party   39
I’m Not Your Lover Jann Arden   39
Fifty Mission Cap The Tragically Hip   40
Dance of the Vulnerable Gregory Hoskins   40
Worlds Away Northern Pikes   40

* Part Canadian

a Also made the 1994 year-end chart at #11

b Peaked at #1 in 1992

c Also made the 1994 year-end chart at #36

d Peaked at #4 in 1994 and also made its year-end chart at #42

e Made the year-end chart of 1994 at #85


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