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22/06/2012

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 22 June 2012

It's the best way to start your weekend by tuning in to the Best Time of the Day Show with Alex. Every Friday is a feelgood Friday which means even more great tunes and inspired daftness to keep you happy through the night.

There is a final track from the Album of the Week, another spin of Record of the Week, more unexpected song selections from Lester's and the Listener's Libraries and Pause for Thought.

Music Played

42 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for Wild Cherry

      Wild Cherry Play That Funky Music

      Walk On - Hits From The Last 2 Decade, Columbia

  • Image for Culture Club

    Culture Club Do You Really Want To Hurt Me

    Culture Club - Kissing To Be Clever, Virgin

  • Image for Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen Rocky Ground

    Wrecking Ball, Columbia, 9

  • Image for Lesley Gore

    Lesley Gore It's My Party

    Rediscover The 50's - Here Comes Summ, Old Gold

  • Image for Snow Patrol

    Snow Patrol Chasing Cars

    (CD Single), Fiction

  • Image for Nell Bryden

    Nell Bryden Buildings And Treetops

    (CD Single), 157 Records

  • Image for Madness

    Madness Embarrassment

    Madness - Divine Madness, Virgin

  • Image for Led Zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin Rock 'n' Roll

    Led Zeppelin - Early Days, Atlantic

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the CD, "A JOYFUL NOISE" (Columbia) out now

    • Gossip Move In The Right Direction

      A Joyful Noise, Columbia, 1

  • Image for R.E.M.

    R.E.M. Man On The Moon

    Simply The Best Movie Album (Various), Warner Strategic Market

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "HOPE & HEART" (Junebeat)

  • Image for The Ronettes

    The Ronettes Baby I Love You

    The Best Of The Ronettes, Phil Spector Int

  • Image for Coldplay & Rihanna

    Coldplay & Rihanna Princess Of China (Acoustic Version)

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for Lionel Richie

      Lionel Richie All Night Long (All Night)

      Dancing In The Street (Various Artis, Universal Music Tv

  • Image for The Motors

    The Motors Airport

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

  • Image for Andy Grammer

    Andy Grammer Fine By Me

    (CD Single), S-Curve Records

  • Image for Shirley Ellis

    Shirley Ellis The Clapping Song

    The Complete Congress Recordings, Connoisseur

  • Image for The Bluetones

    The Bluetones Slight Return

    Now 34 (Various Artists), Now

  • Image for Ryan Paris

    Ryan Paris Dolce Vita

    The Holiday CD - Various Artists, CBS

  • Image for Tom Petty

    Tom Petty I Won't Back Down

    Tom Petty - Anthology, MCA

  • Image for Maroon 5

    Maroon 5 Payphone

    (CD Single), A&M, 1

  • Image for Tina Turner

    Tina Turner Private Dancer

    Tina Turner - Simply The Best, Capitol

  • Image for The Lovin' Spoonful

    The Lovin' Spoonful Do You Believe In Magic

    The Lovin' Spoonful Collection, Castle Communications

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "ADRENALIZE" (Mercury) suggested by Marc H. in Kent

    • Image for Def Leppard

      Def Leppard Let's Get Rocked

      Adrenalize, Mercury, 1

  • Image for BOY

    BOY Little Numbers

    (CD Single), Decca

  • Image for Marvin Gaye

    Marvin Gaye Got To Give It Up

    Marvin Gaye - The Love Songs, Universal Music Tv

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for Huey Lewis

      Huey Lewis and The News The Power Of Love

      Huey Lewis & The News - Fore!, Chrysalis

  • Image for Sandie Shaw

    Sandie Shaw Always Something There To Remind Me

    Sandie Shaw - The Collection, Castle

  • Image for Josh Osho

    Josh Osho Redemption Days

    (CD Single), Freedom

  • Image for Desmond Dekker

    Desmond Dekker You Can Get It If You Really Want

    Young Gifted & Black (Various), Trojan

  • Image for Noah and the Whale

    Noah and the Whale 5 Years Time

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue Timebomb

    (CD Single), EMI

  • Image for The Killers

    The Killers Read My Mind

    (CD Single), Vertigo

  • Image for The Foundations

    The Foundations Baby Now That I've Found You

    Fifty Number Ones Of The 60's (Variou, Global Television

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the CD, "A MILLION LIGHTS" (Polydor) out now

    • Image for Cheryl Cole

      Cheryl Cole A Million Lights

      A Million Lights, Polydor, 5

  • Image for The Real Thing

    The Real Thing Can't Get By Without You

    Time For Love (Various Artists), Truetrax

  • Image for Altered Images

    Altered Images I Could Be Happy

    Hits Of The 80's - Various Artists, Columbia

  • Image for Elton John & Pnau

    Elton John & Pnau Sad

    (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for Elvis Costello

    Elvis Costello and The Attractions I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down

    Fantastic 80's Disc 2 (Various Artis, Columbia

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "GREATEST HITS VOLUME 1" (Arista)

  • Image for Soft Cell

    Soft Cell Tainted Love

    Our Friends Electric (Various Artists, Telstar

  • Image for Gina G

    Gina G Ooh...Aah Just A Little Bit

    Now 34 (Various Artists), Now

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