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21/09/2012

John Taylor, bassist with the influential '80s band Duran Duran, picks his final songs in the Tracks of My Years, selecting an eclectic mix of Foreigner and The Four Tops.

John Taylor co-founder and bassist of the hugely influential New Wave Band Duran Duran picks his final two songs in the Tracks Of My Years which features a transatlantic chart-topping power ballad by Foreigner and a sixties Motown classic from The Four Tops.There's the Friday round of PopMaster along with the love song dedications and another track from the Album Of The Week. John's memoir 'In The Pleasure Groove: Love, Death & Duran Duran' has just been published in hardback.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Barry White

    Let The Music Play

    • Barry White - The Collection.
    • Mercury.
  • Robbie Williams

    Candy

    • (CD Single).
    • Island.
    • 1.
  • Bruce Hornsby & The Range

    The Way It Is

    • Life In The Fast Lane (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • Lionel Richie

    Don't Stop the Music

    • (CD Single).
    • Mercury.
  • Candi Staton

    Nights On Broadway

    • Bee Gees Songbook (Various Artists).
    • Connoisseur.
  • Record Of The Week

    • Pet Shop Boys

      Leaving

      • Elysium.
      • Parlophone.
      • 1.
  • Elton John

    I'm Still Standing

    • Diamonds.
    • Virgin EMI Records.
  • Deacon Blue

    The Hipsters

    • (CD Single).
    • Edsel Recordings.
    • 1.
  • Jamiroquai

    Canned Heat

    • (CD Single).
    • Sony.
  • Love Song

    • Mariah Carey

      Hero

      • Mariah #1's - The Best Of Mariah Care.
      • Columbia.
  • Josh Osho

    Giants

    • Life.
    • Island.
  • Emeli Sandé

    Next To Me

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin.
    • 1.
  • Carpenters

    Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft (The Recognized Anthem of World Contact Day)

    • Yesterday Once More.
    • A&M.
    • 6.
  • Petula Clark

    The Other Man's Grass Is Always Greener

    • The Very Best Of.
    • Universal.
    • 1.
  • Bon Jovi

    Livin' On A Prayer

    • Music Of The Millennium (Various).
    • Universal Music Tv.
    • 1.
  • Andy Burrows

    Because I Know That I Can

    • (CD Single).
    • Play It Again Sam UK.
    • 1.
  • Meat Loaf

    Two Out Of Three Ain't Bad

    • No Greater Love (Various Artists).
    • Global Records & Tapes.
  • Duffy

    Mercy

    • (CD Single).
    • A&M.
  • Album Of The Week

    • The Killers

      Here With Me

      • Battle Born.
      • Vertigo.
      • 4.
  • Hockey

    Song Away

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin.
    • 1.
  • Emilia Mitiku

    So Wonderful

    • I Belong To You.
    • Warner Bros.
    • 1.
  • The following two songs were chosen by John Taylor for 'Tracks Of My Years'

    • Foreigner

      I Want To Know What Love Is

      • Burning Hearts (Various Artists).
      • Telstar.
  • Four Tops

    Baby I Need Your Lovin'

    • The Four Tops - The Ultimate Collecti.
    • Motown.
  • Jeff Lynne

    At Last

    • Long Wave.
    • Big Trilby.
    • 1.
  • The Stylistics

    Can't Give You Anything (But My Love)

    • 70's Number Ones Vol 3.
    • Old Gold.

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