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Jade Bird in session

Jade Bird performs live in session with Jo, including a cover of a vintage gem from the vaults. Plus Jo's eclectic mix of music and the Taxi Service.

Jade Bird performs live in session with Jo, including a cover of a vintage gem from the vaults.

Jade is a singer-songwriter who was born in Hexham, Northumberland but moved around the UK throughout her early childhood as her parents were in the army, spending her teenage years in South Wales. She taught herself to play guitar aged 13, using her grandma's old acoustic, inspired by Bob Dylan, Neil Young and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club. She got into the Brit school and began gigging around London, getting picked signed by Glassnote Records. Her self-titled debut album came out on Friday, 19th April.

Plus Jo handpicks her favourite new music from all genres of the musical spectrum and quality vintage songs too. And whether you’re picking up or dropping off, Jo provides the soundtrack for the Taxi Service.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Destiny’s Child

    Say My Name

    • R&B Love Songs (Various Artists).
    • Columbia.
  • Beck

    Saw Lightning

  • The Bangles

    Walk Like An Egyptian

    • Take A Break (Various Artists).
    • Columbia.
  • Mark Ronson

    Late Night Feelings (feat. Lykke Li)

    • Late Night Feelings.
    • Columbia.
  • The Jam

    That's Entertainment - Remastered

    • Sound Affects.
    • Polydor.
    • 6.
  • Madonna

    Medellin (feat. Maluma)

    • Madame X.
    • Interscope.
  • The Shangri‐Las

    Sophisticated Boom Boom

    • Red Bird.
  • Jade Bird

    My Motto (Radio 2 Session, 23 Apr 2019)

  • Jade Bird

    Lottery (Radio 2 Session, 23 Apr 2019)

  • Utah Saints

    Something Good

    • London Records.
  • Supergrass

    Pumping On Your Stereo

    • Now 43 (Various Artists).
    • Now.
  • James Blake

    Barefoot In The Park (feat. ROSALÍA)

    • Assume Form.
    • Polydor Records.
    • 5.
  • Stevie Wonder

    Higher Ground

    • Motown.
  • Sam Fender

    Hypersonic Missiles

    • Hypersonic Missiles.
    • Polydor Records.
    • 1.
  • Sheryl Crow

    Run, Baby, Run

    • Acoustic Rock (Various Artists).
    • Polygram Tv.
  • The Clash

    The Guns Of Brixton

    • Epic.
  • Jade Bird

    Son of a Preacher Man (Radio 2 Session, 23 Apr 2019)

  • Mazzy Star

    Fade Into You

    • Capitol.
  • La Roux

    In For The Kill

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Polydor.
    • 1.
  • The O’Jays

    Love Train

    • Shades Of Soul (Various Artists).
    • Global Television.
  • Spin Doctors

    Little Miss Can't Be Wrong

    • Top Gear 2 - Various Artists.
    • Columbia.
  • The Mysterines

    Gasoline

    • Pretty Face.
  • Anderson .Paak

    King James

    • King James.
    • Aftermath/12 Tone Music, LLC.
    • 1.
  • The Teskey Brothers

    Right For Me

    • Decca.
  • Sarah Vaughan

    'S Wonderful

    • 's Marvelous - The Gershwin Songbook.
    • Verve.

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