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With Ian Hislop and Christopher Cross

Steve and Tim Smith chat to Ian Hislop and singer Christopher Cross. Plus more Factoids, thirty minutes of classic Non-Stop Oldies, and the latest lifestyle and entertainment headlines and the usual top notch Talkie bits.

3 hours, 5 minutes

Music Played

  • Eternal

    I Wanna Be The Only One (feat. BeBe Winans)

    • Eternal - Greatest Hits.
    • EMI.
  • The Doobie Brothers

    Listen To The Music

    • The Very Best Of The Doobie Brothers.
    • Warner Bros.
  • The Stylistics

    You Are Evrything

  • The Miracles

    You've Really Got A Hold On Me

    • The Wanderers (Original S/Track).
    • Sanctuary Records.
  • Melanie C

    Weak

    • (CD Single).
    • Absolute.
    • 1.
  • Katy Perry

    The One That Got Away

    • (CD Single).
    • Capitol Records.
    • 1.
  • Take That

    Eight Letters

    • Progress.
    • Polydor.
    • 7.
  • Christopher Cross

    Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)

  • Status Quo

    Better Than That

    • Quid Pro Quo.
    • Fourth Chord Records.
    • 1.
  • Juan Zelada

    The Blues Remain

    • High Ceilings & Collarbones.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • The Police

    Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic

    • Ones On 1 (Radio 1 21st Birthday Albu.
    • BBC.
  • The Lotus Eaters

    First Picture Of You

    • New Frontiers (Various Artists).
    • Temple Records.
  • The Beatles

    In My Life

    • The Beatles: 1962-1967.
    • Apple.
    • 11.
  • Bobby Parker

    Watch Your Step

    • John Lennon's Jukebox (Various).
    • Virgin.
  • David Bowie

    Life On Mars?

    • David Bowie - Best Of Bowie.
    • EMI.
  • Gallagher & Lyle

    Breakaway

    • Gallagher & Lyle - Breakaway.
    • River Records.
  • Dire Straits

    Romeo and Juliet

    • The No.1 Love Album (Various Artists.
    • Polygram Tv.
  • Nicole Scherzinger

    Try With Me

  • Adele

    Turning Tables

    • 21.
    • XL.
    • 3.
  • One Direction

    Gotta Be You

    • Gotta Be You.
    • Simco Limited.
    • 1.
  • Neil Diamond

    Solitary Man

    • Neil Diamond - The Ultimate Collectio.
    • Columbia/Mca.
  • War

    Low Rider

    • Blaxploitation: The Sequel Vol.2.
    • Global Television.
  • Beyoncé

    Crazy in Love (feat. JAY-Z)

    • (CD Single).
    • Columbia.
  • The Rolling Stones

    (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

    • The Rolling Stones - Remastered.
    • Abkco.
  • Paul Simon

    You Can Call Me Al

    • The Paul Simon Anthology (Disc 2).
    • Warner Bros.
    • 4.
  • Average White Band

    Pick Up The Pieces

    • The Best Of The Average White Band.
    • Hit Label.
  • Christopher Cross

    Sailing

    • Christopher Cross.
    • Warner Bros.
  • Christopher Cross

    Ride Like The Wind

    • Christopher Cross.
    • Warner Bros.
  • Christopher Cross

    Hey Kid

    • Doctor Faith.
  • Erasure

    Be With You

    • (CD Single).
    • Mute Records Limited.
    • 1.
  • REO Speedwagon

    Can't Fight This Feeling

    • Burning Hearts (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • Huey Lewis and the News

    The Power Of Love

    • Huey Lewis & The News - Fore!.
    • Chrysalis.
  • Barry White

    You See The Trouble With Me

    • Barry White - The Collection.
    • Mercury.
    • 2.

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