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The Ultimate Music Year

Simon Mayo
Monday 2 January 1400-1700

You can see details of the Ultimate top ten years, as voted for by you, on your mobile phone. We asked you to vote for your ultimate choice either by text or straight from our mobile site during the show on the 2nd January 2006.

You can check out the top ten to see if your best year has made it, and discover which was the ultimate music year while you're on the move. 

Simply text the word MOBILE to 88291 or type the following address into your mobile phone browser:


There's also more information about the rest of Radio 2 - schedules, features, competitions, and you can even view the Radio 2 studio webcams through internet-enabled mobile phones.

For more information and Frequently Asked Questions about mobile services visit the BBC's mobile site.


Cliff Richard, Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and more.


    The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin.


      Abba, Sex Pistols, the Bee Gees, the Jackson 5, Pink Floyd.


        Wham, Duran Duran, Sting, the Human League, Blondie.


          Madonna, Michael Jackson, INXS, Take That, Spice Girls and more.


            Kylie, James Blunt, Coldplay, Robbie Williams, Beyonce and more.

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