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1962 and 1981

1 hour, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 20 October 2012

Tony Blackburn plays the pick of the pops from the charts of 1962 & 1981. This week, Brian Hyland, Ray Charles, Little Eva, Alvin Stardust, Ottowan & Toyah provide the music.

Music Played

37 items
  • Image for Susan Maughan

    Susan Maughan Bobby's Girl

    Rediscover The 60's - Sealed With A K, Old Gold

  • Image for Brian Hyland

    Brian Hyland Sealed With A Kiss

    Heartbeat - The 60's Gold Collection, Global Television

  • Image for Del Shannon

    Del Shannon The Swiss Maid

    Runaway: The Very Best of Del Shannon, Collectables, 8

  • Image for Bobby Darin

    Bobby Darin Things

    Splish Splash -Best Of Bobby Darin Vo, Atco

  • Image for Brenda Lee

    Brenda Lee It Started All Over Again

    I'm Sorry, PolyGram Records, 15

  • Image for Ronnie Carroll

    Ronnie Carroll Roses Are Red

    The Greatest Hits Of 1962, Premier

  • Image for The Four Seasons

    The Four Seasons and Frankie Valli Sherry

    Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons - Ve, Polygram Tv, 1

  • Image for Acker Bilk

    Acker Bilk Lonely

    International Top Hits 1962, 40

  • Image for Chris Montez

    Chris Montez Let's Dance

    And The Beat Goes On Vol 3 (Various), Debutante

  • Image for Adam Faith

    Adam Faith Don't That Beat All

    The EP Collection, See For Miles Records, 12

  • Image for Mark Wynter

    Mark Wynter Venus In Blue Jeans

    The Greatest Hits Of 1962, Premier

  • Image for Ray Charles

    Ray Charles You Don't Know Me

    Genius And Soul: The 50th Anniversary Collection Volume 3, Rhino, 5

  • Image for Cliff Richard

    Cliff Richard and The Shadows It'll Be Me

    Cliff Richard - 40 Golden Greats, EMI

  • Image for Frank Ifield

    Frank Ifield I Remember You

    The Hits Of 1962 (Various Artists), MFP

  • Image for Nat King Cole

    Nat King Cole Ramblin' Rose

    Nat King Cole - 20 Golden Greats, EMI

  • Image for Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley She's Not You

    Presley - The All Time Greatest Hits, RCA

  • Image for Shirley Bassey

    Shirley Bassey What Now My Love

    The Hits Of 1962 (Various Artists), MFP

  • Image for Tommy Roe

    Tommy Roe Sheila

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

  • Image for Carole King

    Carole King It Might As Well Rain Until September

    Heartbeat - Forever Yours, Sony

  • Image for Little Eva

    Little Eva The Loco-Motion

    The Greatest Hits Of 1962, Premier

  • Image for The Tornados

    The Tornados Telstar

    Rediscover The 60's - Sealed With A K, Old Gold

  • Image for Squeeze

    Squeeze Labelled With Love

    Squeeze - Singles: 45's And Under, A&M

  • Image for Soft Cell

    Soft Cell Tainted Love

    Our Friends Electric (Various Artists, Telstar

  • Image for Laurie Anderson

    Laurie Anderson O Superman

    John Peel - Right Time, Wrong Speed 1977-1987 (Various Artists), Warner Music TV

  • Image for Altered Images

    Altered Images Happy Birthday

    Altered Images - Reflected Images, Sony

  • Image for Alvin Stardust

    Alvin Stardust Pretend

    More Best Sellers 1 (Various Artists), Disky

  • Image for Elvis Costello

    Elvis Costello A Good Year For The Roses

    Ultimate Country (Various Artists), Telstar

  • Image for Shakin' Stevens

    Shakin' Stevens It's Raining

    Greatest Hits, SONY RECORDS, 4

  • Image for Bad Manners

    Bad Manners Walking In The Sunshine

    Magnetism: The Very Best Of Bad Manners, WARNERS MUSIC, 14

  • Image for Depeche Mode

    Depeche Mode Just Can't Get Enough

    Me Without You O.S.T. - Various, Columbia

  • Image for Ottawan

    Ottawan Hands Up

    Dance Classics Volume 4, 16

  • Image for The Human League

    The Human League Open Your Heart

    The Human League - Greatest Hits, Virgin

  • Image for Toyah

    Toyah Thunder In The Mountains

    The Best Of Toyah: Proud, Loud & Heard, Music Club, 8

  • Image for Adam and The Ants

    Adam and The Ants Prince Charming

    Adam Ant - Hits, CBS

  • Image for Creme

    Creme Under Your Thumb

    The Very Best Of 10cc, Mercury

  • Image for The Tweets

    The Tweets The Birdie Song

    Novelty No.1's (Various Artists), Virgin

  • Image for Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin

    Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin It's My Party

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


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