England's Yearning: The Best of Nineties Britpop

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It was the British invasion, take two, as dozens of fresh-scrubbed, frowny-faced British twentysomethings attempted to take over the world, one archly worded pop-gem at a time. And though the Britpop movement failed to take steam stateside, it left behind an oasis of great tunes.