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With Radio 2 broadcaster Paul Gambaccini picking the Tracks of My Years

Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 02 October 2013

Acclaimed Radio 2 broadcaster Paul Gambaccini reminisces over his midweek song choices in the Tracks Of My Years. Today he picks two title tracks from hugely successful albums. The first comes from Wings' most triumphant album, that was the UK's top selling album of 1974, whilst the other track is from Bruce Springsteen's 1975 breakthrough album that introduced the music of the American rock legend to a mainstream audience. Plus there's the daily love song dedications, the Album Of The Week and listeners can test their music knowledge by playing along to PopMaster.

Music Played

25 items
  • Image for Steve Winwood

    Steve Winwood Valerie

    Pure Rock Ballads (Various Artists), Polygram Tv

  • Image for Gavin DeGraw

    Gavin DeGraw Best I Ever Had

    (CD Single), RCA

  • Image for Scissor Sisters

    Scissor Sisters Only The Horses

    (CD Single), Polydor, 1

  • Image for Chaka Khan

    Chaka Khan I'm Every Woman

    The Best Of Chaka Khan, Warner E.S.P.

  • Image for Eliza Doolittle

    Eliza Doolittle Let It Rain

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 1

  • Image for The Pointer Sisters

    The Pointer Sisters Jump (For My Love)

    The Best Of The Pointer Sisters, RCA

  • Image for KC and The Sunshine Band

    KC and The Sunshine Band That's The Way (I Like It)

    Disco Fever (Various Artists), Global Television

  • Image for Michael Bolton & Leona Lewis

    Michael Bolton & Leona Lewis and Michael Bolton & Leona Lewis Ain't No Mountain High Enough

  • Image for Bryan Adams

    Bryan Adams and Melanie C When You're Gone

    Bryan Adams - The Best Of Me, Mercury

  • Image for Dan Fogelberg

    Dan Fogelberg Longer

    Dan Fogelberg - Greatest Hits, Epic

  • Image for The Rasmus

    The Rasmus In The Shadows

    Taller In More Ways, Universal

  • Image for Cher

    Cher I Hope You Find It

    Closer To The Truth, Warner Bros, 001

  • Image for Billy Joel

    Billy Joel The Stranger

    The Stranger, Columbia, 2

  • Image for Status Quo

    Status Quo Go Go Go

    (CD Single), Fourth Chord Records

  • Image for Supertramp

    Supertramp It's Raining Again

    The Very Best Of Supertramp, Polygram Tv

  • Image for Lissie

    Lissie Sleepwalking

    Back To Forever, Columbia, 1

  • Image for Chicago

    Chicago 25 Or 6 To 4

    If You Leave Me Now, Columbia, 5

  • Image for Texas

    Texas Detroit City

    The Conversation, Pias, 1

  • Image for The Feeling

    The Feeling Rescue

    Boy Cried Wolf, BMG, 1

  • Image for Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon

    Johnny Johnson & The Bandwagon Blame It On The Pony Express

    Million Sellers Vol.17 - The Seventie, Disky

  • Image for Nell Bryden

    Nell Bryden All You Had

    (CD Single), 157 Records, 1

  • Image for Paul McCartney

    Paul McCartney and Wings Band On The Run

    (Single), Apple, 3

  • Image for Bruce Springsteen

    Bruce Springsteen Born To Run

    Born To Run, CBS

  • Image for James Blunt

    James Blunt Bonfire Heart

    (CD Single), Atlantic, 1

  • Image for Santana

    Santana She's Not There

    Santana - The Ultimate Collection, Sony

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