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2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 17 July 2010

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

Music Played

28 items
  • Image for Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle

    Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle - A Whole New World

    This day in 1955: Disneyland was launched with a television special

  • Image for Scissor Sisters

    Scissor Sisters Fire With Fire

    New Entry in the Top Twenty of the Album Chart: Night Work

  • Image for 3OH!3

    3OH!3 Streets Of Gold

    New Entry in the Top Ten of the Album Chart: Streets of Gold

  • Image for George Michael

    George Michael Father Figure

    The Top 100 Albums Of All-Time: 92: Faith - George Michael (1987)

  • Image for Indigo Girls

    Indigo Girls Don't Think Twice, It's All Right

    Top Twenty in the Internet Album Chart: Staring Down The Brilliant Dream

  • Image for Jimmy Scott

    Jimmy Scott They Say It's Wonderful

    Born this day in 1925: Jimmy Scott

  • Image for The Kinks

    The Kinks Well Respected Man

    Born December 31st 1943; died June 23rd 2010: Pete Quaife (bass player)

  • Image for Jerrod Niemann

    Jerrod Niemann Lover, Lover

    Top Forty

  • Image for Little Willie John

    Little Willie John Fever

    R&B Number One this date in 1956

  • Image for Alicia Keys

    Alicia Keys Un Thinkable (I'm Ready)

    Adult R&B Number One - 6th week & R&B/Hip-Hop Number One - 9th week

  • Image for The Ronettes

    The Ronettes Baby, I Love You

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: released in 1963 - reached Number 24

  • Image for Aretha Franklin

    Aretha Franklin Baby I Love You

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: Number Four in 1967

  • Image for Neon Trees

    Neon Trees Animal

    New Entry

  • Image for The Notorious B.I.G.

    The Notorious B.I.G. MO MONEY MO PROBLEMS (featuring Mase & Puff Daddy)

    The Top 100 Albums Of All-Time: 91: Life After Death - The Notorious B.I.G. (1997)

  • Image for Taio Cruz

    Taio Cruz Dynamite

    British talent at Number Three in America

  • Image for Ike & Tina Turner

    Ike & Tina Turner Proud Mary

    Grammy Hall Of Fame Single: Number Four in 1971

  • Image for The Jimi Hendrix Experience

    The Jimi Hendrix Experience Purple Haze

    Grammy Hall Of Fame Single: Number 65 in 1967

  • Image for Kenny G

    Kenny G FALL AGAIN (featuring Robin Thicke)

    New Entry in the Top Forty of the Album Chart: Heart and Soul

  • Image for U2

    U2 In God's Country

    The Top 100 Albums Of All-Time: 90: The Joshua Tree - U2 (1987)

  • Image for Red Sovine

    Red Sovine Teddy Bear

    Country Number One this date in 1976 (Born this day in 1917; died 1980)

  • Image for Carrie Underwood

    Carrie Underwood Undo It

    Current Country Number One - sixth week

  • Image for Don Henley

    Don Henley The End Of The Innocence

    Rock Number One this date in 1989

  • Image for The Dirty Heads

    The Dirty Heads LAY ME DOWN (featuring Rome of Sublime With Rome)

    Current Rock Number One - tenth week

  • Image for Garth Brooks

    Garth Brooks Friends In Low Places

    The Top 100 Albums Of All-Time: 89: The Hits - Garth Brooks (1994)

  • Image for Eminem

    Eminem NOT AFRAID (Clean)

    Number One in the Album Chart: Recovery - second week

  • Image for Hugh Masekela

    Hugh Masekela Grazing In The Grass

    Number One this date in 1968

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Bad Girls

    Number One this date in 1979

  • Image for Eminem featuring Rihanna

    Eminem featuring Rihanna Love The Way You Lie

    Current Number One: second week


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