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Fearne Cotton doffs her bucket hat to the 90s with Alex James and Claire Richards

Fearne plays the best of the 90s and talks to Blur's Alex James and Steps singer Claire Richards.

Nothing 90s gets ignored... as Fearne plays everything from girl power, grunge, RnB and indie to pure pop, chill out and dance.

This week she is joined by the legendary bassist from Bournemouth - it's Blur's Alex James. The band were responsible for the dawn of Britpop in the 90s and were ‘best rivals’ with Oasis for most of the decade. Since retiring from music, Alex spends much of his time on a farm, has a penchant for cheese-making and has set up 'The Big Feastival'.

He joins Fearne for 'Three Styler', where he picks an object, place and event that remind him most of the 90s and chooses 3 of his favourite tracks.

Claire Richards is on the show and plays ‘Rave to Remember’, talking about her favourite memories from the heady party years of the 90s. Claire was one fifth of the pop group Steps, who achieved two number-one singles, two number-one albums, 14 consecutive top 5 singles in the UK and a string of hits throughout Europe.

14 days left to listen

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Blondie

    Maria

    • The Female Touch 2 (Various Artists).
    • Global Television.
  • Faithless

    God Is A DJ

    • Cheeky Records.
  • Shampoo

    Trouble

    • Trouble.
    • EMI Records Limited.
  • Mark Snow

    X Files Theme

    • Battlestar Galactica.
    • SILVA SCREEN RECORDS.
  • Steps

    5,6,7,8

    • Ultimate Country (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • Janet Jackson

    Together Again

    • Now 39 (Various Artists).
    • Now.
  • The La’s

    There She Goes

    • Love - 38 All Time Love Classics.
    • Polygram Tv.
  • Seal

    Kiss From A Rose

    • Batman Forever O.S.T. (Various Artists).
    • ZTT.
    • 7.
  • Douglas J. Cuomo

    Sex And The City

    • Latest And Greatest TV Themes.
    • 1.
  • East 17

    It's Alright

    • Dance Zone '94 (Various Artists).
    • PolyGram TV.
  • Whitney Houston

    My Love Is Your Love

    • (CD Single).
    • Arista.
  • Snap!

    Rhythm Is A Dancer

    • Holiday Hits: Non Stop Euro Pop (Var).
    • Virgin.
  • New Radicals

    Get What You Give

    • (CD Single).
    • MCA.
  • 911

    A Little Bit More

    • Now That's What I Call Music 42.
    • Virgin Records Ltd.
    • 13.
  • UB40

    Baby Come Back (feat. Pato Banton)

    • Now 29 (Various Artists).
    • Now.
  • Edwyn Collins

    A Girl Like You

    • The All Time Greatest Movie Songs.
    • Columbia/Sony Tv.
  • M People

    One Night In Heaven

    • The Best Of M People.
    • BMG.
  • Blur

    Country House

    • The Best Album In The World Ever!(Va).
    • Virgin.
  • The KLF

    Last Train to Trancentral (Live from the Lost Continent)

    • (CD Single).
    • KLF Communications.
  • The Stone Roses

    I Wanna Be Adored

    • Silvertone.
  • Madonna

    Ray Of Light

    • Celebration.
    • Warner Bros.
    • 10.
  • Destiny’s Child

    Bills, Bills, Bills

    • (CD Single).
    • Columbia.
  • Billy Ray Cyrus

    Achy Breaky Heart

    • Ultimate Country (Various Artists).
    • Telstar.
  • The Boo Radleys

    Wake Up Boo

    • Creation Records.
  • Roy Orbison

    Oh, Pretty Woman

    • Fifty Number Ones Of The 60's (Variou.
    • Global Television.
    • 16.
  • Natalie Cole

    Wild Women Do

    • Pretty Woman - Soundtrack.
    • EMI.
  • Color Me Badd

    I Wanna Sex You Up

    • Color Me Badd.
    • Giant.
  • The Mike Flowers Pops

    Wonderwall

    • (CD Single).
    • London.
  • LFO

    Girl On TV

    • Gotta Get It Hits: Teen Pop.
    • BMG Special Products.
    • 1.
  • Jeff Buckley

    Hallelujah

    • Grace.
    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
    • 6.

Broadcasts

  • Fri 8 May 2020 23:00
  • Thu 14 May 2020 03:00

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