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1960 and 1979

Duration:
1 hour, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 23 March 2013

Tony Blackburn revisits the music from this week in the charts of 1960 & 1979, with hits from the likes of
Frank Ifield, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury, Herbie Hancock , Chic & Queen.

Music Played

37 items
  • Image for Shaye Corgan

    Shaye Corgan Mean To Me

    1960 British Hit Parade: Britain's Greatest Hits Volume 9 Part 1, Acrobat

  • Image for Jim Reeves

    Jim Reeves He'll Have To Go

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

  • Image for Jimmy Jones

    Jimmy Jones Handy Man

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

  • Image for Jack Scott

    Jack Scott What In The World's Come Over You

    1960 British Hit Parade: Britain's Greatest Hits, Vol. 9, Pt. 3: September-Decem, Acrobat

  • Image for Gene Vincent

    Gene Vincent My Heart

    Complete Capitol And Columbia Recordings 1956-1964: Git It, EMI, 24

  • Image for Johnny and The Hurricanes

    Johnny and The Hurricanes Beatnik Fly

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

  • Image for Emile Ford & The Checkmates

    Emile Ford & The Checkmates On A Slow Boat To China

    The Greatest Hits Of 1960, Premier

  • Image for Anthony Newley

    Anthony Newley Do You Mind?

    Anthony Newley's Greatest Hits, Deram

  • Image for Craig Douglas

    Craig Douglas Pretty Blue Eyes

    Complete Capitol And Columbia Recordings 1956-1964, Hallmark, 12

  • Image for Mr. Acker Bilk and His Paramount Jazz Band

    Mr. Acker Bilk and His Paramount Jazz Band Summer Set

    international top hits 1960, Unknown, 4

  • Image for Lance Fortune

    Lance Fortune Be Mine

    Baby Boomers: Greatest Hits Of The '60s And '70s Volume 2, CASTLE COMMUNICATIONS, 11

  • Image for Marv Johnson

    Marv Johnson You Got What It Takes

    Rockfile Vol.46, Backline Records

  • Image for Anthony Newley

    Anthony Newley Why

    Anthony Newley's Greatest Hits, Deram

  • Image for Billy Fury

    Billy Fury Colette

    25 Years Of Rock 'N' Roll 1960, Connoisseur Collection, 8

  • Image for Max Bygraves

    Max Bygraves Fings Ain't Wot They Used To Be

    And The Beat Goes On: 50's & 60's Vo, Debutante

  • Image for Bobby Rydell

    Bobby Rydell Wild One

    Cameo Parkway 1957-1967, ABKCO, 24

  • Image for Cliff Richard & The Shadows

    Cliff Richard & The Shadows Fall In Love With You

    Cliff Richard - 40 Golden Greats, Castle

  • Image for Lonnie Donegan

    Lonnie Donegan My Old Man's A Dustman

    60's Number Ones Vol 1, Old Gold

  • Image for Adam Faith

    Adam Faith Poor Me

    The Hits Of 1960 (Various Artists), EMI

  • Image for Perry Como

    Perry Como Delaware

    The Collection, Camden, 3

  • Image for Percy Faith

    Percy Faith Theme From A Summer Place

    25 Years Of Rock 'N' Roll 1960, Connoisseur Collection, 18

  • Image for Johnny Preston

    Johnny Preston Running Bear

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

  • Image for Sister Sledge

    Sister Sledge He's The Greatest Dancer

    The Last Days Of Disco (Film Soundtra, Columbia

  • Image for The Players Association

    The Players Association Turn The Music Up!

    Let's Go Disco! (Various Artists), EMI

  • Image for Herbie Hancock

    Herbie Hancock You Bet Your Love

    The Very Best Of, Columbia, 2

  • Image for Village People

    Village People In The Navy

    The 70's: Back In The Groove - 1979, Time Life

  • Image for Dennis Brown

    Dennis Brown Money In My Pocket

    Reggae Love Songs (Various Artists), Sanctuary

  • Image for Toto

    Toto Hold The Line

    Driving Rock (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for Queen

    Queen Don't Stop Me Now

    Jazz, Island, 12

  • Image for Boney M.

    Boney M. Painter Man

    Boney M - Night Flight To Venus, Ariola

  • Image for Thin Lizzy

    Thin Lizzy Waiting For An Alibi

    Thin Lizzy - Greatest Hits, Universal Music

  • Image for Chic

    Chic I Want Your Love

    Shades Of Soul (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for The Fleetwoods

    The Fleetwoods Tragedy

    The Best Of The Fleetwoods, Rhino, 7

  • Image for The Real Thing

    The Real Thing Can You Feel The Force?

    The Seventies Album (Various Artists), Sanctuary, 16

  • Image for Lene Lovich

    Lene Lovich Lucky Number

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

  • Image for Elvis Costello

    Elvis Costello and The Attractions Oliver's Army

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

  • Image for Gloria Gaynor

    Gloria Gaynor I Will Survive

    Disco Fever (Various Artists), Global Television

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