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The Empire Windrush

Tom Robinson curates a listener led playlist marking 70 years since Empire Windrush docked in the UK following it's historic voyage from the West Indies. The NP team will be on the hunt for sounds made popular, influenced and inspired by those on board, and their descendants.

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Sun 24 Jun 2018 18:00

Music Played

  • Harry J. All Stars

    Liquidator

  • Delroy Wilson

    I'm In A Dancing Mood

  • The Beat

    Mirror In The Bathroom

    • Go Feet.
  • Steel Pulse

    Handsworth Revolution

    • Universal.
  • Millie Small

    My Boy Lollipop

    • Young Gifted & Black (Various).
    • Trojan.
  • Roots Manuva

    Witness (1 Hope)

    • Big Dada Music.
  • Dandy Livingstone

    Rudy A Message To You

    • Young Gifted & Black (Various).
    • Trojan.
  • The Specials

    A Message To You, Rudy (feat. Rico Rodriguez)

    • Greatest Hits Of The 70's (Various).
    • EMI.
  • Prince Buster

    Al Capone

    • Sequel Records.
  • Althea & Donna

    Uptown Top Ranking

    • Rhythm Of The Sun (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • The Beatles

    She's A Woman

    • The Beatles - Beatles '65.
    • Parlophone.
    • 15.
  • Booker T. & The MG’s

    Soul Limbo

    • Cafe Latino (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • The Ethiopians

    Engine 54

  • Credit to the Nation

    Call It What You Want

    • One Little Indian.
  • Steve Mason & Dennis Bovell

    Dub Come Down

  • Janet Kay

    Silly Games

  • The Equals

    Police On My Back

  • Lily Allen

    LDN

    • (CD Single).
    • Regal.
  • Jimmy Cliff

    Guns of Brixton

  • Soul II Soul

    Back to Life (However Do You Want Me) (feat. Caron Wheeler)

    • Virgin.
  • The Slits

    I Heard It Through The Grapevine

    • Island.
  • UB40

    Red Red Wine

    • Now 1983 - The Millennium Series.
    • EMI.
  • Tony Tribe

    Red Red White

  • The Clash

    (White Man) In Hammersmith Palais

    • ESSENTIAL CLASH.
    • Columbia.
  • Roni Size

    Windrush

  • Hollie Cooke

    Milk And Honey

  • The Selecter

    On My Radio

    • Rip It Up (Various Artists).
    • EMI.
  • Desmond Dekker & The Aces

    Israelites

    • Rediscover The 60's-With A Little Hel.
    • Old Gold.
  • Lord Kitchener

    London Is The Place For Me

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