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Walking On Cars and Nicholas Lyndhurst

This week Michael welcomes Walking On Cars and Nicholas Lyndhurst into the studio.

This week Michael hosts On The Ball and will be playing a few tracks from this weekend's Family Album as well as inducting another songwriter into his Hall of Fame.

Irish Rock quintet Walking On Cars will be entering the Musician's Circle this Sunday. The old school friends are about to release their second album, Colours, and will be talking to Michael about their new music and European tour.

Nicholas Lyndhurst will also be joining Michael on Sunday. Rodney Trotter will be talking about his new role in a revival of Dale Wasserman's Man Of La Mancha musical.

If you want to get involved with the show, email michael.ball@bbc.co.uk.

1 hour, 57 minutes

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Music Played

  • ABBA

    S.O.S.

    • Abba Gold.
    • Polydor.
    • 010.
  • Louise

    Stretch

    • (CD Single).
    • ADA.
  • The Shapeshifters

    Lola's Theme

    • (CD Single).
    • Positiva.
  • Ellie Goulding

    How Long Will I Love You

    • (CD Single).
    • Polydor.
    • 001.
  • Olivia Newton‐John & Electric Light Orchestra

    Xanadu

    • Light Years - The Very Best Of ELO.
    • Epic.
  • Walking on Cars

    Coldest Water (Radio 2 Session, 7 Apr 2019)

  • Emma Bunton

    Baby Please Don't Stop

    • My Happy Place.
    • BMG Rights Management (UK).
  • Toto

    Rosanna

    • Walk On - Hits From The Last 2 Decade.
    • Columbia.
  • Andrea Bocelli

    This Is The Only Time

    • (CD Single).
    • Decca.
  • Walking on Cars

    Dancing With A Stranger (Radio 2 Session, 7 Apr 2019)

  • Madonna

    Cherish

    • Madonna - The Immaculate Collection.
    • Sire.
    • 17.
  • Gloria Gaynor

    I Am What I Am

    • Gloria Gaynor.
    • Gold Box.
  • Tears for Fears

    Mad World

    • Tears For Fears - Tears Roll Down.
    • Fontana.
  • Bananarama

    Stuff Like That

    • In Stereo.
    • In Sync.
  • Damien Rice

    Cannonball

    • (CD Single).
    • 14th Floor Records.
  • Judie Tzuke, Beverley Craven & Julia Fordham

    Safe

    • Right Track Records.
  • Dusty Springfield

    In The Middle Of Nowhere

    • The Dusty Springfield Anthology.
    • Mercury.

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Michael Ball’s Songwriters Hall of Fame Playlist

Michael Ball’s Songwriters Hall of Fame Playlist

Each week Michael celebrates some of the finest songwriters with his Hall of Fame!