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15/02/2013

Duration:
2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 15 February 2013

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

40 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for Odyssey

      Odyssey Inside Out

      Happy Together, Big Break Records, 008

  • Image for The Divine Comedy

    The Divine Comedy National Express

    New Hits 99 (Various Artists), Sony Music TV

  • Image for Train

    Train Mermaid

    California 37, Columbia, 1

  • Image for Talking Heads

    Talking Heads Road To Nowhere

    Now 1985 - The Millennium Series, Now

  • Image for Alesha Dixon

    Alesha Dixon The Boy Does Nothing

    (CD Single), Asylum, 1

  • Image for Tunde Baiyewu

    Tunde Baiyewu Move

    (CD Single), Waking Dreams, 1

  • Image for Gene Pitney

    Gene Pitney 24 Hours From Tulsa

    The Love Songs Of Burt Bacharach, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Shalamar

    Shalamar There It Is

    Friends - Deluxe Edition, Big Break Records, 6

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the forthcoming CD, "WHAT ABOUT NOW" (Mercury)

    • Image for Bon Jovi

      Bon Jovi Because We Can

      (CD Single), Mercury, 1

  • Image for Buddy Holly

    Buddy Holly It Doesn't Matter Anymore

    Very Best Of Buddy Holly & The Cricke, Universal Music Tv

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "ADAM GREEN & BINKI SHAPIRO" (Decca) Out Now

    • Image for Adam Green & Binki Shapiro

      Adam Green & Binki Shapiro Pity Love

      Adam Green & Binki Shapiro, Decca

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue Wow

    (CD Single), Parlophone

  • Image for Jim Croce

    Jim Croce I'll Have To Say I Love You In A Song

    The Gold Album (Various Artists), The Hit Label Ltd

  • Image for Alicia Keys

    Alicia Keys Brand New Me

    Girl On Fire, RCA

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for Fleetwood Mac

      Fleetwood Mac Big Love

      Fleetwood Mac - Greatest Hits, Warner Bros

  • Image for Boz Scaggs

    Boz Scaggs Lido Shuffle

    The Greatest Hits Of 1977 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Lawson

    Lawson Learn To Love Again

    (CD Single), Global Talent Records

  • Image for Dusty Springfield

    Dusty Springfield Little By Little

    Dusty- The Silver Collection, Philips

  • Image for Don Henley

    Don Henley The Boys Of Summer

    (CD Single), MCA

  • Image for Adele

    Adele Skyfall

    (CD Single), XL

  • Image for Paul Carrack

    Paul Carrack Misery (Live)

  • Image for Alexander O'Neal

    Alexander O'Neal and Cherrelle Saturday Love

    Nite Flite 2 (Various Artists), CBS

  • Image for Milo Greene

    Milo Greene 1957

    Milo Greene, Atlantic

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD "NEXT" (Vertigo) suggested by Barry Groombridge in Birmingham

  • Image for Josephine

    Josephine Portrait

    (CD Single), Ruby Works

  • Image for The Byrds

    The Byrds Turn! Turn! Turn!

    Turn! Turn! Turn!, Columbia

  • HOUR 3

  • Image for Elvis Presley

    Elvis Presley Suspicious Minds

    (CD Single), RCA

  • Image for Andy Grammer

    Andy Grammer Keep Your Head Up

    Andy Grammer, S-Curve, 1

  • Image for Amy Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse Rehab

    (CD Single), Island

  • Image for David Bowie

    David Bowie Young Americans

    David Bowie - Best Of Bowie, EMI

  • Image for Bastille

    Bastille Pompeii

    (CD Single), Virgin Records

  • Image for Yvonne Elliman

    Yvonne Elliman If I Can't Have You

    And They Danced The Night Away, Debutante

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the forthcoming CD, "FIRE IT UP" (Sony) out 18th February

    • Image for Joe Cocker

      Joe Cocker Weight of the World

      Fire It Up, Columbia, 011

  • Image for UB40

    UB40 Rat In Mi Kitchen

    The Very Best Of UB40 1980-2000, Virgin

  • Image for Echo & The Bunnymen

    Echo & The Bunnymen SILVER

    Korova

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD Single (Edsel Records) Out 11th March

  • Image for Belinda Carlisle

    Belinda Carlisle I Get Weak

    Belinda Carlisle - Heaven On Earth, Virgin

  • Image for Pinkees

    Pinkees Danger Games

    More Greatest Hits Of The '80s CD6, 10

  • Ramp Up The Camp

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