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02/10/2010

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 02 October 2010

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

Music Played

28 items
  • Image for The Manhattan Transfer

    The Manhattan Transfer Twilight Zone Twilight Tone

    This day in 1959: The Twilight Zone made its television debut

  • Image for Brandon Flowers

    Brandon Flowers Only The Young

    New Entry in the Top Ten of the Album Chart: Flamingo

  • Image for The Ronettes

    The Ronettes Be My Baby

    America’s Top 100 Best Selling Albums Of All-Time: 56: Dirty Dancing - soundtrack album (1987)

  • Image for Florence + the Machine

    Florence + the Machine Dog Days Are Over

    British talent in the Top Twenty of the American Album Chart: Lungs

  • Image for Don McLean

    Don McLean American Pie

    Born 1945: Don McLean

  • Image for Lynyrd Skynyrd

    Lynyrd Skynyrd Sweet Home Alabama

    Born January 11th, 1933; died September 20th, 2010: Leonard Skinner - the teacher that inspired the name Lynryd Skynyrd

  • Image for Jamey Johnson

    Jamey Johnson Playing The Part

    New Entry in the Top Five of the Album Chart: The Guitar Song

  • Image for Cameo

    Cameo Word Up

    R&B Number One this date in 1986

  • Image for Fantasia

    Fantasia Bittersweet

    Adult R&B Number One - returns for a 5th week

  • Image for Sam Cooke

    Sam Cooke Good Times

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: reached Number Eleven in 1964

  • Image for Chic

    Chic Good Times

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: reached Number One in 1979

  • Image for Robert Plant

    Robert Plant House Of Cards

    British talent in the Top Ten of the Album Chart: Band Of Joy

  • Image for OutKast

    OutKast The Way You Move (ft Sleepy Brown)

    America’s Top 100 Best Selling Albums Of All-Time: 55: Speakerboxx - The Love Below - OutKast (2003)

  • Image for Kings of Leon

    Kings of Leon Radioactive

    New Entry in the Top Twenty

  • Image for Doris Day

    Doris Day Secret Love

    Grammy Hall Of Fame Single: Number One in 1954

  • Image for Ma Rainey

    Ma Rainey See See Rider Blues

    Grammy Hall Of Fame Single: reached Number Fourteen in 1925

  • Image for Weezer

    Weezer Memories

    New Entry in the Top Ten of the Album Chart: Hurley

  • Image for Aerosmith

    Aerosmith Dream On

    America’s Top 100 Best Selling Albums Of All-Time: 54: Aerosmith’s Greatest Hits - Aerosmith (1980)

  • Image for Trey Songz

    Trey Songz Can't Be Friends

    New Entry at Number Two in the Album Chart: Passion, Pain & Pleasure

  • Image for The Browns

    The Browns The Three Bells

    Country Number One this date in 1959

  • Image for Taylor Swift

    Taylor Swift Mine

    Current Country Number One - seventh week

  • Image for John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band

    John Cafferty & The Beaver Brown Band On The Dark Side

    Rock Number One this date in 1984

  • Image for Neon Trees

    Neon Trees Animal

    Current Rock Number One - NEW

  • Image for *NSYNC

    *NSYNC Bye Bye Bye

    America’s Top 100 Best Selling Albums Of All-Time: 53: No Strings Attached - *N Sync (2000)

  • Image for Linkin Park

    Linkin Park Waiting For The End

    Number One in the Album Chart: A Thousand Suns - NEW

  • Image for Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra I'LL NEVER SMILE AGAIN (with Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra)

    Number One this date in 1940

  • Image for Bowling for Soup

    Bowling for Soup 1985

    Number One this date in 2004

  • Image for Rihanna

    Rihanna Only Girl (In The World)

    Current Number One: NEW

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