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25/07/2009

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 25 July 2009

Playing America's greatest hits from the US charts of the week and the past five decades.

Music Played

28 items
  • Image for Bob Dylan

    Bob Dylan Like A Rolling Stone

    This day in 1965: Bob Dylan was booed at the Newport Folk Festival

  • Image for Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett

    Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett Michael Jackson - Will You Be There

    Top Ten

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay Lost!

    British Number Ones in the American Album Chart: w/e July 5th 2008 - 129: Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends (2 weeks)

  • Image for Paramore

    Paramore Ignorance

    New Entry

  • Image for Earth, Wind & Fire

    Earth, Wind & Fire Earth, Wind & Fire - After The Love Has Gone

    Born this day in 1951: Verdine White of the band

  • Image for Gale Storm

    Gale Storm Ivory Tower

    Gale Storm born April 5th 1922; died June 27th, 2009

  • Image for Lady Antebellum

    Lady Antebellum Run To You

    Number One Country Airplay

  • Image for Bettye Swann

    Bettye Swann Make Me Yours

    R&B Number One this date in 1967

  • Image for Maxwell

    Maxwell Pretty Wings

    Adult R&B Number One - third week

  • Image for James Brown

    James Brown Think

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: Number Seven R&B, 33 Pop in 1960

  • Image for Aretha Franklin

    Aretha Franklin Think

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: R&B Number One & reached Number Seven Pop in 1968

  • Image for All Time Low

    All Time Low Break Your Little Heart

    New Entry in the Top Ten of the Album Chart: Nothing Personal

  • Image for Julie Walters & Stellan Skarsgård

    Julie Walters & Stellan Skarsgård Julie Walters & Stellan Skarsgård - Take A Chance On Me

    British Number Ones in the American Album Chart: w/e August 23rd 2008 - 130: Mamma Mia! Soundtrack album (one week)

  • Image for Hannah Montana

    Hannah Montana He Could Be The One

    New Entry at Number Two & Top Five Album: Hannah Montana 3 soundtrack album

  • Image for Desmond Dekker

    Desmond Dekker Israelites

    Grammy Hall of Fame Single: Number Nine in 1969

  • Image for Johnny Mathis

    Johnny Mathis It's Not For Me To Say

    Grammy Hall of Fame Single: Number Five in 1957

  • Image for Son Volt

    Son Volt Down The Wind

    New Entry in the Album Chart: American Central Dust

  • Image for A.C.

    A.C. Rock N Roll Train

    British Number Ones in the American Album Chart: w/e November 8th 2008 - 131: Black Ice (2 weeks)

  • Image for Maxwell

    Maxwell Bad Habits

    New Entry at Number Two in the Album Chart: BLACK Summer’s Night

  • Image for The Everly Brothers

    The Everly Brothers Bye Bye Love

    Country Number One this date in 1957

  • Image for Taylor Swift

    Taylor Swift You Belong With Me

    Current Country Number One - sixth week

  • Image for Matchbox Twenty

    Matchbox Twenty Push

    Rock Number One this date in 1997

  • Image for Linkin Park

    Linkin Park New Divide

    Current Rock Number One - fifth week

  • Image for Muse

    Muse Supermassive Black Hole

    British Number Ones in the American Album Chart: w/e November 22nd 2008 - 132: Twilight soundtrack album (one week)

  • Image for Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett

    Michael Jackson & Siedah Garrett Michael Jackson - Rock With You

    Current Number One Album: Number Ones (US version) - third week

  • Image for Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley Elvis Presley - Hard Headed Woman

    Number One this date in 1957

  • Image for The Doors

    The Doors Light My Fire

    Number One this date in 1967

  • Image for The Black Eyed Peas

    The Black Eyed Peas The Black Eyed Peas - I Gotta Feeling

    Current Number One - fifth week

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