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Tommy Sandhu sits in

2 hours, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 30 August 2013

Tommy Sandhu (AKA The Mocha Maharaja) stands in for Alex Lester on The Best Time of The Day Show, adding his own unique spin to the usual Feel Good Friday fun and frolics.

Music Played

38 items
  • HOUR 1

  • Image for Queen

    Queen We Are The Champions

    News Of The World, Island, 2

  • Image for Kodaline

    Kodaline Brand New Day

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for Bobby Darin

    Bobby Darin Splish Splash

    Splish Splash -Best Of Bobby Darin Vo, Atco

  • Image for Caro Emerald

    Caro Emerald Completely

    (CD Single), Grandmono, 1

  • Image for Des’ree

    Des’ree You Gotta Be

    The Ivor Novello Winners, EMI

  • RECORD OF THE WEEK from the CD "A TIDAL WAVE OF MYSTERY" (Capital) out 23rd September

  • Image for Status Quo

    Status Quo Burning Bridges (On & Off & On Again)

    Whatever You Want - V.Best Of Status, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Dean Martin

    Dean Martin Gentle On My Mind

    Acuff-Rose Opryland Music: 50th Anniv, Acuff-Rose Opryland

  • Image for Pet Shop Boys

    Pet Shop Boys Love Is A Bourgeois Construct

    Electric, x2, 1

  • Image for Sister Sledge

    Sister Sledge Thinking Of You

    Heart Full Of Soul 2 (Various Artist, Global Television

  • Image for The Four Seasons

    The Four Seasons and Frankie Valli Big Girls Don't Cry

    Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons - Ve, Polygram Tv, 7

  • Image for Andy Burrows

    Andy Burrows Because I Know That I Can

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

  • HOUR 2

  • Image for Mary Mary

    Mary Mary Shackles (Praise You)

    Huge Hits 2000 (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Booker T. & Jay James

    Booker T. & Jay James Broken Heart

    (CD Single), Decca, 1

  • Image for The Isley Brothers

    The Isley Brothers Behind A Painted Smile

    Isley Brothers - Greatest Motown Hits, Motown

  • Image for Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

    Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark Locomotion

    Now 1984 - The Millennium Series, Now, 9

  • Image for Justin Timberlake

    Justin Timberlake Take Back The Night

    (CD Single), RCA, 1

  • Image for No Doubt

    No Doubt Don't Speak

    Huge Hits 1997 (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Manfred Mann

    Manfred Mann The Mighty Quinn

    Ages Of Mann, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Janelle Monáe

    Janelle Monáe Dance Apocalyptic

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1

  • Image for Timbuk 3

    Timbuk 3 The Future's So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades

    (Single), Irs

  • Image for Diana Ross

    Diana Ross Upside Down

    And They Danced The Night Away Volume 2 CD2, Debutante

  • Image for Neil Sedaka

    Neil Sedaka The Hungry Years

    The Very Best Of Neil Sedaka, Universal Music Tv

  • HOUR 3

  • Image for The Trammps

    The Trammps Hold Back The Night

    (Single), Buddah Records, 14

  • Image for Earth, Wind & Fire

    Earth, Wind & Fire My Promise

    (CD Single), Legacy, 1

  • Image for Bill Haley & His Comets

    Bill Haley & His Comets Shake, Rattle And Roll

    Bill Haley And The Comets, Bulldog

  • Image for Al Jarreau

    Al Jarreau Moonlighting Theme

    Best Of Al Jarreau, Warner Bros

  • Image for Jessie J

    Jessie J It's My Party

    (CD Single), Lava Music, 1

  • Image for George Thorogood & The Destroyers

    George Thorogood & The Destroyers and George Thorogood Bad To The Bone

    100% Blues & Soul (Various Artists), Telstar, 4

  • ALBUM OF THE WEEK from the CD, "GETTING OVER THE STORM" (Universal / Virgin) out 2nd September

    • Image for UB40

      UB40 Midnight Rider

      Getting Over The Storm, Virgin, 1

  • Image for The Faces

    The Faces Ooh La La

    Driving Rock Ballads (Various Artists), Virgin

  • Image for Katie Melua

    Katie Melua I Will Be There

    (CD Single), Dramatico, 2

  • Image for Vanilla Ice

    Vanilla Ice Ice Ice Baby

    Vanilla Ice - To The Extreme, Sbk

  • Image for Kool & The Gang

    Kool & The Gang Joanna

    Kool & The Gang - The Singles Collect, Phonogram



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