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Tracey Thorn chooses the Tracks of My Years

Tracey Thorn picks the Tracks of My Years with music from David Cassidy and The Pretenders. There's the daily love song, record and album of the week plus PopMaster.

Tracey Thorn, singer and songwriter chooses the Tracks of My Years with music from David Cassidy and The Pretenders. She began her music career in the band Marine Girls while at school, and then went on to release her first solo album 'A Distant Shore' in 1982. She's best known for being one half of the duo Everything But the Girl, who had four top ten singles and twelve top forty singles in the UK. They released 10 studio albums, achieving worldwide success and were nominated for a Brit and MTV Europe Music award in 1996. The duo performed their last show in 2000 and Tracey has since gone on to release three more albums, one movie soundtrack, and two books, including her Sunday Times-best-selling memoir, Bedsit Disco Queen. She's collaborated with artists including Massive Attack and John Grant and her latest album 'Record' out now features tracks with Corinne Bailey Rae and Shura.
Ken also has the daily love song, record and album of the week plus more from PopMaster. If you'd like to get in touch with the show email Ken.Bruce@bbc.co.uk.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Journey

    Don't Stop Believin'

    • Rock Of America (Various Artists).
    • Trax Label.
  • Niall Horan

    On The Loose

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin EMI.
  • Kid Creole and the Coconuts

    Annie I'm Not Your Daddy

    • Fantastic 80's Disc 2 (Various Artis.
    • Columbia.
  • Clean Bandit

    Symphony (feat. Zara Larsson)

    • (CD Single).
    • Atlantic.
  • Daryl Hall & John Oates

    Private Eyes

    • Looking Back - The Best Of Hall & Oat.
    • BMG.
  • Kacey Musgraves

    High Horse

    • Golden Hour.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Toto

    Hold The Line

    • Driving Rock (Various Artists).
    • Global Records & Tapes.
  • Charlie Puth

    Done For Me (feat. Kehlani)

    • (CD Single).
    • Atlantic.
  • Stereophonics

    I Wanna Get Lost With You

    • (CD Single).
    • Parlophone.
  • Commodores

    Still

    • Mixed Emotions III (Various Artists).
    • Polygram Tv.
  • Record of the Week

    • Roger Daltrey

      As Long As I Have You

      • As Long As I Have You.
      • Polydor.
  • Liam Payne & Rita Ora

    For You (Fifty Shades Freed)

    • Fifty Shades Freed O.S.T. (Various Artists).
    • Island.
  • Donald Fagen

    I.G.Y.

    • The Nightfly.
    • Warner Bros.
  • The Shires

    Guilty

    • Accidentally On Purpose.
    • Decca.
  • The Mock Turtles

    Can You Dig It? (Remix)

    • (CD Single).
    • Virgin.
  • Manic Street Preachers

    Distant Colours

    • Resistance Is Futile (Deluxe Edition).
    • Columbia.
  • Natalie Imbruglia

    Torn

    • 1999 Grammy Nominees (Various Artist.
    • Elektra.
  • Glen Campbell

    Rhinestone Cowboy

    • Ultimate Country (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • Album of the Week

    • Kylie Minogue & Jack Savoretti

      Music's Too Sad

      • Golden.
      • BMG Rights Management (UK).
  • 10cc

    Art For Art's Sake

    • The Very Best Of 10cc.
    • Mercury.
  • Josh Groban

    Symphony

    • Bridges.
    • Warner Bros.
  • Rainbow

    I Surrender

    • Purple Rainbows.
    • EMI.
  • Tracks Of My Years

    • David Cassidy

      Cherish

      • The Definitive Collection.
      • Arista.
    • The Pretenders

      Talk Of The Town

      • The Pretenders - The Singles.
      • WEA.
  • Tom Grennan

    Sober

    • (CD Single).
    • Insanity Records.
  • Rick Astley

    Together Forever

    • Rock F.M. (Various Artists).
    • Wisepack.

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