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Claudia Winkleman sits in

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 09 April 2013

Claudia sits in for Ken and OMD frontman Andy McCluskey picks the Tracks Of My Years. Today's choices feature one of the first synth-songs ever recorded - a Joe Meek penned chart topper recorded by The Tornados. Plus there's a top 5 hit from Cockney Rebel fronted by one of Andy's musical heroes, Steve Harley. There's another track from the Album Of The Week, the daily love song and two more listeners battle it out in the music quiz PopMaster.

Music Played

27 items
  • Image for Electric Light Orchestra

    Electric Light Orchestra Shine A Little Love

    ELO's Greatest Hits Vol.2, Epic

  • Image for Justin Timberlake

    Justin Timberlake Mirrors

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for Texas

    Texas Summer Son

    Texas - The Greatest Hits, Mercury

  • Image for Ne‐Yo

    Ne‐Yo Miss Independent

    (CD Single), Def Jam, 1

  • Image for George Benson

    George Benson Never Give Up On A Good Thing

    George Benson - The Very Best Of, Warner E.S.P., 3

  • Image for Caro Emerald

    Caro Emerald Tangled Up

    (CD Single), Grandmono, 1

  • Image for Nick Lowe

    Nick Lowe Cruel To Be Kind

    Fantastic 70's (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia, 9

  • Image for Johnny Hates Jazz

    Johnny Hates Jazz Magnetized

    (CD Single), Nova, 1

  • Image for The Rasmus

    The Rasmus In The Shadows

    Taller In More Ways, Universal

  • Love Song

  • Record Of The Week

    • Image for Rod Stewart

      Rod Stewart It's Over

      (CD Single), Capitol Records, 1

  • Image for The Flying Lizards

    The Flying Lizards Money (That's What I Want)

    Hard 2 Get Hits - Various Artists, Disky

  • Image for Led Zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin All My Love

    Led Zeppelin - Latter Days, Atlantic

  • Image for Madness

    Madness How Can I Tell You

    (CD Single), Cooking Vinyl, 1

  • Image for Whitney Houston

    Whitney Houston So Emotional

    Whitney Houston - Whitney, Arista

  • Image for Pulp

    Pulp Disco 2000

    (CD Single), Island, 6

  • Image for Hurts

    Hurts Blind

    Exile, Sony Music, 1

  • Image for Simon & Garfunkel

    Simon & Garfunkel America

    The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel, Columbia

  • Image for Level 42

    Level 42 Something About You

    Level 42 - Level Best, Polydor

  • Album Of The Week

  • Image for Sheryl Crow

    Sheryl Crow Soak Up The Sun

    (CD Single), A&M

  • Image for Boney M.

    Boney M. Daddy Cool

    Million Sellers Vol.14 - The Seventie, Disky

  • Image for Peter Gabriel

    Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers

    Shaking The Tree, Virgin

  • The following two songs were chosen by Andy McCluskey for Tracks Of My Years

    • Image for The Tornados

      The Tornados Telstar

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

  • Image for Cockney Rebel

    Cockney Rebel and Steve Harley Judy Teen

    The Greatest Hits Of 1974 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Bonnie Tyler

    Bonnie Tyler Believe In Me

    (CD Single), ZYX Music, 2

  • Image for Harold Melvin

    Harold Melvin and The Bluenotes The Love I Lost

    Midnight Soul (Various Artists), Music Club


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