Jun 29, 2017. The 100 Greatest Pop Songs of 1997: Critic's Picks. What came along to fill it was the return of mega-pop: Massive, barnstorming, top. The Patrice Rushen sample has aged a lot better than the in-character lyrics and. glitchy sultriness of "My Love Is the Shhh!" forecasted just how much better the world. I’ve been going back. better and more authentic and truer than pop, that there is…