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12/12/2009

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 12 December 2009

Two hours of America's latest and greatest hits from the last five decades.

Music Played

26 items
  • Image for The Hollies

    The Hollies He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother

    This day in 1917: Father Flanagan founded Boys Town in Nebraska; in 1943,he adopted this phrase originated by journalist Roe Fulkerson; now known as Girls and Boys Town

  • Image for Lady Gaga

    Lady Gaga THE TELEPHONE (feat. Beyonce)

    New Entry in the Top Five of the Album Chart: The Fame Monster

  • The First, The Last, My Everything - The Albums:

    • Image for Sting

      Sting We Work The Black Seam

      Chart debut in 1985: The Dream Of The Blue Turtles

  • Image for Adam Lambert

    Adam Lambert Whataya Want From Me

    New Entry at Number Three in the Album Chart: For Your Entertainment

  • A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH:

    • Image for Connie Francis

      Connie Francis Who's Sorry Now

      Born this day in 1938: Connie Francis

    • Image for The Rolling Stones

      The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones - Wild Horses

      Jim Dickinson - born November 15th, 1941; died August 15th, 2009. Played piano on this when the Stones recorded at Muscle Shoals in 1969

  • Image for Carrie Underwood

    Carrie Underwood Temporary Home

    Top Ten Album & New in the Country Chart

  • R&B NUMBER ONES - THEN AND NOW

    • Image for Dionne Warwick

      Dionne Warwick Reach Out For Me

      R&B Number One this date in 1964

  • Image for Usher

    Usher Papers

    Adult R&B Number One - NEW

  • IT’S NOT THE SAME OLD SONG:

  • The First, The Last, My Everything - The Albums:

    • Image for Sting

      Sting Soul Cake

      Last chart entry in 2009: If On A Winter’s Night…

  • Image for Shakira

    Shakira GIVE IT UP TO ME (feat. Lil Wayne)

    Top Twenty Single & Album: She Wolf

  • Image for Carlo Savina

    Carlo Savina Love Theme From 'the Godfather'

    Grammy Hall of Fame Single - From the soundtrack of ’The Godfather’ - 1972

  • Image for The O'Jays

    The O'Jays Love Train

    Grammy Hall of Fame Single - Number 22 in 1972

  • Image for Maxwell

    Maxwell Fistful Of Tears

    Adult Top Forty

  • The First, The Last, My Everything - The Albums:

    • Image for Four Tops

      Four Tops Ask The Lonely

      Chart debut in 1965: The Four Tops

  • COUNTRY NUMBER ONES - THEN AND NOW

    • Image for Kenny Rogers

      Kenny Rogers The Gambler

      Country Number One this date in 1978

    • Image for Lady Antebellum

      Lady Antebellum Need You Now

      Current Country Number One - fifth week

  • ROCK NUMBER ONES - THEN AND NOW

    • Image for ZZ Top

      ZZ Top ZZ Top - My Head's In Mississippi

      Rock Number One this date in 1990

    • Image for Muse

      Muse Uprising

      Current Rock Number One - eleventh week

  • The First, The Last, My Everything - The Albums:

    • Image for Four Tops

      Four Tops Indestructible

      Last chart entry in 1988: Indestructible

  • Image for Susan Boyle

    Susan Boyle I Dreamed A Dream

    Current Number One Album Chart: I Dreamed A Dream - NEW

  • Image for Steam

    Steam Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye

    Number One this date in 1969

  • Image for Bruce Hornsby & The Range

    Bruce Hornsby & The Range The Way It Is

    Number One this date in 1986

  • Image for Bad Romance

    Bad Romance Lady GaGa

    Current Number One - second week

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