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With Singer-Songwriter Eric Burdon Picking his Tracks of My Years

2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 10 June 2013

All this week, singer songwriter Eric Burdon formerly of The Animals picks the Tracks Of My Years. His first two choices include a sixties classic from the High Priestess of Jazz Nina Simone that was successfully covered in a blue rock style by The Animals. Eric's second choice is a much covered fifties favourite from American rockabilly artist Eddie Cochran. There's the Record and Album Of The Week and the Monday round of the music quiz PopMaster. The Animals were among the first wave of pioneering bands involved in the British music invasion of America and Eric has been universally praised for possessing one of the best singing voices in the business.He now tours under the name Eric Burdon and The Animals and earlier this year he released the solo album 'Til Your River Runs Dry.

Music Played

26 items
  • Image for ABBA

    ABBA Dancing Queen

    Abba Gold (40th Anniversary Edition), Polar, 001

  • Image for The Wanted

    The Wanted Walks Like Rihanna

    (CD Single), Island, 1

  • Image for Alison Moyet

    Alison Moyet Love Resurrection

    Alison Moyet Singles, Columbia

  • Image for Boston

    Boston More Than A Feeling

    Rock Of America (Various Artists), Trax Label

  • Image for Dan Fogelberg

    Dan Fogelberg Missing You

    Greatest Hits, Epic, 5

  • Image for Belinda Carlisle

    Belinda Carlisle Sun

    (CD Single), Edsel Recordings

  • Image for Scott McKenzie

    Scott McKenzie San Francisco

    Fifty Number Ones Of The 60's (Variou, Global Television

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue On A Night Like This

    Light Years, Parlophone

  • Image for Olly Murs

    Olly Murs Dear Darlin'

    (CD Single), Sony BMG, 1

  • Image for Bon Jovi

    Bon Jovi Livin' On A Prayer

    Music Of The Millennium (Various), Universal Music Tv, 1

  • Image for Judie Tzuke

    Judie Tzuke For You

    The Best Of Judie Tzuke, Rocket

  • Image for Wax

    Wax Bridge To Your Heart

    American English, Lemon Recordings, 5

  • Image for Jamie Cullum

    Jamie Cullum Edge Of Something

    Momentum, Island, 1

  • Image for Julie Covington

    Julie Covington Don't Cry For Me Argentina

    Andrew Lloyd Webber - Premiere Coll'n, Really Useful Records / Universal

  • Image for Leanne Mitchell

    Leanne Mitchell Pride

    (CD Single), Decca, 1

  • Image for The Shangri-Las

    The Shangri-Las Leader Of The Pack

    Leader Of The Pack-Sound Of The 60's, Old Gold

  • Image for Bruce Hornsby

    Bruce Hornsby and Bruce Hornsby & The Range Every Little Kiss

    Bruce Hornsby & The Range -The Way It, RCA

  • Image for Level 42

    Level 42 Lessons In Love

    Now That's What I Call Music '86, Now

  • Image for Helen Reddy

    Helen Reddy Angie Baby

    25 Years Of #1 Hits (Various Artists), Connoisseur

  • Image for Status Quo

    Status Quo Looking Out For Caroline

    Bula Quo, Fourth Chord Records, 1

  • Image for Tom Odell

    Tom Odell Another Love

    (CD Single), Sony Music, 1

  • Image for James Taylor

    James Taylor How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You

    James Taylor - Classic Songs, CBS

  • Image for Nina Simone

    Nina Simone Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood

    Feeling Good - Very Best Of Nina Simo, Verve

  • Image for Eddie Cochran

    Eddie Cochran Summertime Blues

    The Best Summer Ever (Various Artist, Virgin, 1

  • Image for Robin Thicke

    Robin Thicke, T.I. and Pharrell Williams Blurred Lines

    (CD Single), Polydor, 2

  • Image for The Chi-Lites

    The Chi-Lites You Don't Have To Go

    Soul Groups (Various Artists), Knight Records


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