Glory Box – Portishead

Portishead occupied the UK top 40 for five weeks in 1995 with this track.

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Twenty years ago this week, Glory box by Portishead entered the UK singles chart at its highest position of number 13. After one week at its peak position, the song started to slide down the chart but remained in the top 40 for another four weeks.

Glory box was released on the Go! Beat record label and was the first of five UK top 40 hits for Portishead. It was taken from the double-platinum-selling album Dummy, which peaked at number 2 in the UK albums chart.

More music from Portishead


UK singles chart for the week ending 14 January 1995

  1. Cotton eye JoeRednex

  2. Think twiceCeline Dion

  3. Love me for a reasonBoyzone

  4. Stay another dayEast 17

  5. Here comes the hotstepperIni Kamoze

  6. Set you freeN-Trance featuring Kelly Llorenna

  7. Tell me whenHuman League

  8. WhateverOasis

  9. Sympathy for the devilGuns ‘N’ Roses

  10. Them girls them girlsZig and Zag


  1. Glory boxPortishead

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