Rock ballads in all BBC programmes
Despite their hit anthem of love and support, Simon and Garfunkel struck some wrong notes.
The enduring appeal of the Dire Straits classic is explored by those touched by the piece.
How the Beach Boys classic God Only Knows touches souls wherever it is played.
How an obscure track on a Leonard Cohen album became a global anthem.
Exploring the lasting emotional impact of The Smiths' 1986 anthem of hope, loss and love.
How Scorpions’ 1990s power ballad became an anthem for the fall of the Berlin Wall