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3 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 28 October 2011

Strictly Come Dancing star Russell Grant joins Chris and the team for breakfast

He will judge the Head2Headlines and pick some of his favourite tunes throughout the morning, as well as being the subject of the Top Tenuous.

Music Played

31 items
  • Image for The Dandy Warhols

    The Dandy Warhols Bohemian Like You

    (CD Single), Capitol, 7

  • Image for Nickelback

    Nickelback When We Stand Together

    (CD Single), Roadrunner, 1

  • Big Screen Belter

  • Image for Danny Wilson

    Danny Wilson Mary's Prayer

    Meet Danny Wilson, Virgin

  • Image for Ian Dury

    Ian Dury and Ian Dury and The Blockheads Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick

    Fantastic 70's (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia

  • Image for Kenny Loggins

    Kenny Loggins Footloose

    Footloose (Original S/Track), CBS

  • Image for Glen Campbell

    Glen Campbell Any Trouble

    Ghost On The Canvas, Surfdog, 1

  • Image for The Hoosiers

    The Hoosiers Goodbye Mr A

    (CD Single), Sony BMG

  • Image for Kirsty MacColl

    Kirsty MacColl A New England

    The Best Of The 80's Vol.II (Various), Crimson

  • Golden Oldie

    • Image for The Mixtures

      The Mixtures The Pushbike Song

      The Greatest Hits Of 1971 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Elbow

    Elbow Open Arms (Live: Radio 2 In Concert at Manchester Cathedral)

  • Image for Johnny Hallyday

    Johnny Hallyday L'Idole Des Jeunes

  • Image for Johnny Hallyday

    Johnny Hallyday Da Do Ron Ron

  • Image for Johnny Hallyday With The Small Faces

    Johnny Hallyday With The Small Faces Amen

  • Image for Johnny Hallyday

    Johnny Hallyday Be Bop A Lula

  • Image for Cee Lo Green

    Cee Lo Green Forget You

    (CD Single), Warner Music UK, 1

  • Image for Strawberry Switchblade

    Strawberry Switchblade Since Yesterday

    Strawberry Switchblade, Warner Bros

  • Image for Chicago

    Chicago 25 Or 6 To 4

    (Single), CBS

  • Image for Sammy Davis Jr.

    Sammy Davis Jr. The Candy Man

    Hits Of 1971 & 1972 (Various Artists), Polydor

  • Image for Coldplay

    Coldplay Paradise

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue Better The Devil You Know

    Kylie Minogue - Rhythm Of Love, Pwl Records

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Let's Dance

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Gloria Gaynor

    Gloria Gaynor Never Can Say Goodbye

    The Greatest Hits Of 1974 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Gloria Gaynor

    Gloria Gaynor Never Can Say Goodbye

    The Greatest Hits Of 1974 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Dusty Springfield

    Dusty Springfield You Don't Have To Say You Love Me

    Dusty- The Silver Collection, Philips

  • Image for Petula Clark

    Petula Clark Don't Sleep In The Subway

    Million Sellers Vol.6 - The Sixties, Disky

  • Image for Alison Moyet

    Alison Moyet All Cried Out

    Alison Moyet Singles, Columbia

  • Image for Matt Bianco

    Matt Bianco Half A Minute

    Cafe Latino (Various Artists), Telstar

  • Image for The Floaters

    The Floaters Float On

    Afrodisiac (Various Artists), Universal Music Tv

  • Image for Keane

    Keane This Is The Last Time

    (CD Single), Universal Island

  • Image for Tony Bennett

    Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga The Lady Is A Tramp

    Duets II, Columbia, 1

  • Pause For Thought

    From Baroness Julia Neuberger, Senior Rabbi at the West London Synagogue:

    "Last Saturday morning’s service at my synagogue was one where, even for a truly egalitarian Reform Jewish congregation, a lot of women were taking part. Three women rabbis, lots of women readers, and we had visitors from more traditional synagogues who were not used to seeing so many women taking the service. At the end I commented that we did not usually have quite so many women taking part, but that we quite liked it that way! And we do.

    But it did make me think what a long way we have come. I was one of the first women rabbis in the UK, and the first worldwide to lead a synagogue on my own. That’s now commonplace. Our training colleges are full of women, the American reform rabbis are chaired by a woman, and no-one turns a hair. So things have changed. Whilst other faiths have been tearing their hair out over equalities, non-orthodox Jews worldwide have been getting on with recruiting more rabbis, saying that it makes not a blind bit of difference whether someone is male or female, gay or straight- it’s what they do that counts. It goes back to a famous tenth century saying from Seder Eliyyahu Rabba:
    “It matters not whether a person be male or female, manservant or maidservant, Jew or Gentile, it is according to his deeds that the Holy Spirit rests upon a person.”
    Absolutely right- and we’ve witnessed a bursting forth of talent and commitment, spiritual sensitivity and understanding, from people who were not allowed to carry out these roles before. We rabbis are teachers. If we cannot teach equality, of the sexes, of sexual orientation, and between ethnic groups, it’s a pretty poor lookout. What gives me hope is that women as well as men, gay as well as straight, are now holding key roles in Jewish life, and teaching in new and inspiring ways. And that’s just as it should be."

  • Please let me in, I do work on the One Show…honest!

    Today's show was dedicated to anyone who has lost their pass

  • Today's Show Starred...

    Robert Greenwood from Leeds, who chose the Big Screen Belter

    Brian Smith from Rutland, who retires today

    Lloyd Moore from Teddington, who is playing in the final of the Maitland Golf Cup

    Celia Hodgson from Banbury, who turns 50 today

    James Warren from Bath, who recorded a demo with his band '5 Second Rule' yesterday

    Jessica Crocker from Braunton, who is having a Hollywood themed birthday party tonight

    Mary King from Tewkesbury, who chose the Golden Oldie

    Russell Grant from Middlesex, who was our fabulous Friday Guest and chose the Gobsmackers


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