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Ticket Slip Won

2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 12 April 2013

With the best time of the day show.

Music Played

41 items
  • HOUR 1

    • Image for Duran Duran

      Duran Duran Is There Something I Should Know

      Duran Duran - Decade, EMI, 1

  • Image for Gabrielle

    Gabrielle Dreams

    Now 1993 - The Millennium Series, EMI

  • Image for Andy Burrows

    Andy Burrows If I Had A Heart

    (CD Single), Play It Again Sam UK, 1

  • Image for Simon & Garfunkel

    Simon & Garfunkel A Hazy Shade Of Winter

    The Definitive Simon & Garfunkel, Columbia

  • Image for Westlife

    Westlife World Of Our Own

    (CD Single), BMG/RCA

  • Image for Johnny Hates Jazz

    Johnny Hates Jazz Magnetized

    (CD Single), Nova, 1

  • Image for Janet Jackson

    Janet Jackson When I Think Of You

    Janet Jackson - Design Of A Decade, A&M, 7

  • Image for City Boy

    City Boy 5-7-0-5

    And The Road Goes On Forever Vol 1, Debutante

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the CD, "TIME" (Decca) out 6th May

    • Image for Rod Stewart

      Rod Stewart It's Over

      (CD Single), Capitol Records, 1

  • Image for The Coral

    The Coral In The Morning

    (CD Single), Deltasonic

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "THIS IS THE MODERN WORLD" (Polydor) out now

    • Image for The Jam

      The Jam Here Comes The Weekend

      This Is The Modern World, The Jam

  • Image for Aloe Blacc

    Aloe Blacc I Need A Dollar

    Good Things, Stones Throw Records, 1

  • Image for Debbie Harry

    Debbie Harry French Kissing In The USA

    Now 8 (Various Artists), Now

  • HOUR 2

    • Image for The Beatles

      The Beatles Twist & Shout

      The Beatles - Please Please Me, Parlophone, 14

  • Image for AC/DC

    AC/DC Highway To Hell

    AC/DC - Highway To Hell, Albert

  • Image for Justin Timberlake

    Justin Timberlake Mirrors

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for Kate Bush

    Kate Bush Babooshka

    Kate Bush - The Whole Story, EMI

  • Image for Andy Williams

    Andy Williams Happy Heart

    The Best Of Andy Williams, Dino

  • Image for Hurts

    Hurts Blind

    Exile, Sony Music, 1

  • Image for Billy Joel

    Billy Joel It's Still Rock & Roll To Me

    Billy Joel - Greatest Hits Vol.2, CBS

  • Image for Tunde Baiyewu

    Tunde Baiyewu Diamond In A Rock

    (CD Single), Waking Dreams, 1

  • Image for Kenny Rogers

    Kenny Rogers and The First Edition Ruby Don't Take Your Love To Town

    The Fabulous Kenny Rogers, Pickwick

  • Image for Caro Emerald

    Caro Emerald Pack Up The Louie (Live)

  • Image for Sting

    Sting Nothing Bout Me

    (CD Single), A&M

  • LISTENER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "HALF BREED" (MCA) suggested by Mark Senhurst in Bolton

    • Image for Cher

      Cher Half Breed

      Half Breed / Dark Lady, MCA

  • Image for Elsie

    Elsie Your Loving Arms

    (CD Single), Big Print Music, 1

  • HOUR 3

    • Image for Bananarama

      Bananarama Robert De Niro's Waiting

      Fantastic 80's - 3 (Various Artists), Sony Tv/Columbia

  • Image for Queen

    Queen We Will Rock You

    News Of The World, Island, 1

  • Image for P!nk

    P!nk Just Give Me A Reason (feat. Nate Ruess)

    Featured Artist: Nate Ruess.

    The Truth About Love, Sony Music, 1

  • Image for Chic

    Chic My Forbidden Lover

    Love On The Dance Floor (Various Artists), Connoisseur Collection, 2

  • Image for Wilson Pickett

    Wilson Pickett Land Of 1000 Dances

    Where It's At (Various Artists), Kent

  • Image for Bonnie Tyler

    Bonnie Tyler Believe In Me

    (CD Single), ZYX Music, 2

  • Image for Electric Light Orchestra

    Electric Light Orchestra Rockaria!

    Light Years - The Very Best Of ELO, Epic

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the CD, "TO BE LOVED" (Warners) out 15th April

  • Image for The Searchers

    The Searchers Sweets For My Sweet

    The Searchers, MFP

  • Image for Mr. Mister

    Mr. Mister Broken Wings

    Precious Metal (Various Artists), Stylus

  • Image for Madeleine Peyroux

    Madeleine Peyroux Changing All Those Changes

    The Blue Room (Deluxe Version), Decca, 1

  • Image for Shaggy

    Shaggy Oh Carolina

    Shaggy - The Best Of Shaggy Part 1, Virgin

  • LESTER'S LIBRARY from the CD, "CAN'T TAKE MY EYES OFF YOU" (SoulMusic Records) out now

    • Image for Nancy Wilson

      Nancy Wilson Can't Take My Eyes Off You

      Can't Take My Eyes Off You, Soul Music Records

  • Image for Kid Rock

    Kid Rock All Summer Long

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1


    • Image for Tight Fit

      Tight Fit Fantasy Island

      Heart Full Of Soul (Various Artists), Knight Records


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