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26/02/2011

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 26 February 2011

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

Music Played

28 items
  • Image for Carole King

    Carole King Jazzman

    This day in 1917: The Original Dixieland Jazz Band made the first jazz record

  • Image for Esperanza Spalding

    Esperanza Spalding Wild Is The Wind

    Best New Artist Grammy winner & Number One Contemporary Jazz Album: Chamber Music Society

  • Image for Mormon Tabernacle Choir

    Mormon Tabernacle Choir Hallelujah Chorus

    Baby What A Big Surprise [they really were Number One albums] The Lord’s Prayer - (1960)

  • Image for Justin Bieber

    Justin Bieber NEVER SAY NEVER (featuring Jaden Smith)

    New Entry featuring Best New Artist Grammy Nominee: Justin Bieber

  • Image for Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels

    Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels Devil With A Blue Dress On & Good Golly Miss Molly

    Born 1945: Mitch Ryder

  • Image for Nat King Cole

    Nat King Cole Let There Be Love

    George Shearing - born 13th August 1919; died 14th February 2011

  • Image for Over the Rhine

    Over the Rhine The Laugh Of Recognition

    Number One on the Internet Album Chart: The Long Surrender

  • Image for Yarbrough & Peoples

    Yarbrough & Peoples Don't Stop The Music

    R&B Number One this date in 1981

  • Image for Charlie Wilson

    Charlie Wilson You Are

    Adult R&B Number One: 9th week

  • Image for The Animals

    The Animals It's My Life

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: released in 1965 - reached Number 23

  • Image for No Doubt

    No Doubt It's My Life

    It’s Not The Same Old Song: Top Ten in 2004

  • Image for Jay Sean feat. Nicki Minaj

    Jay Sean feat. Nicki Minaj Jay Sean - HIT THE LIGHTS (featuring Lil Wayne)

    New Entry in the Top Ten

  • Image for Madonna

    Madonna Borderline

    The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (debut hit albums) - Madonna - Madonna (1983)

  • Image for Colbie Caillat

    Colbie Caillat I Do

    New Entry in the Top Ten

  • Image for Artie Shaw

    Artie Shaw Star Dust

    Grammy Hall Of Fame Single: Terrific Two in 1941

  • Image for The Supremes

    The Supremes Stop! In The Name Of Love

    Grammy Hall Of Fame Single: Number One in 1965

  • Image for Mumford & Sons

    Mumford & Sons The Cave

    Number Two in the Album Chart: Sigh No More

  • Image for Milli Vanilli

    Milli Vanilli Girl You Know It's True

    Baby What A Big Surprise [they really were Number One albums] Girl You Know It’s True - Milli Vanilli (1989)

  • Image for The Beatles

    The Beatles Girl

    Re-Entry in the Top Forty of the Album Chart: Love

  • Image for John Michael Montgomery

    John Michael Montgomery I Swear

    Country Number One this date in 1994

  • Image for Lady Antebellum

    Lady Antebellum Need You Now

    Current Country Number One - 29th week (7 weeks in 2009; 21 weeks in 2010)

  • Image for Shinedown

    Shinedown Second Chance

    Rock Number One this date in 2010

  • Image for Cage the Elephant

    Cage the Elephant Shake Me Down

    Current Rock Number One - third week

  • Image for Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Creedence Clearwater Revival I Put A Spell On You

    The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (debut hit albums) Creedence Clearwater Revival - Creedence Clearwater Revival (1968)

  • Image for Bruno Mars

    Bruno Mars Just The Way You Are

    Number One in the Album Chart: NEW: Now 37

  • Image for Sly & The Family Stone

    Sly & The Family Stone Everyday People

    Number One this date in 1969

  • Image for Spice Girls

    Spice Girls Wannabe

    Number One this date in 1997

  • Image for Lady Gaga

    Lady Gaga Born This Way

    Current Number One: NEW

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