2525: If man is still alive

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

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In the summer of my 12th year, 1969, to be exact, a song by the American pop-rock duo Zager and Evan reached the Billboard Hot 100. It was titled "In the Year 2525" and also hit number one in the U.K. Singles Chart later that summer. Zager and Evans are the only artists ever to have a No. 1 hit on both sides of the Atlantic and never have another single hit the charts ever again. They were the ultimate "one-hit wonder."


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