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05/05/2018

David celebrates ‘soft rock’, the magic of musicals, and “The Swings the thing”. Plus your requests: DavidAllen@bbc.co.uk

4 hours

Music Played

  • Barry White

    You See The Trouble With Me

    • Barry White - All The Greatest Hits.
    • MERCURY.
    • 01.
  • Anne Murray

    Daydream Believer

    • Anne Murray, Special Collection.
    • CAPITOL.
    • 09.
  • Barbra Streisand & Barry Gibb

    Guilty

    • Barbra Streisand - Guilty.
    • COLUMBIA.
    • 01.
  • Billy Joel

    Leave A Tender Moment Alone

    • An Innocent Man.
    • CBS.
    • 03.
  • Adele

    Make You Feel My Love

    • Adele - Make You Feel My Love (OBIT 04).
    • XL.
    • 01.
  • Joe Loss & His Orchestra

    Put Your Arms Around Me Honey

    • EMI.
  • ABBA

    Under Attack

    • Polydor.
  • 10cc

    I'm Not In Love

    • Soft Rock Ballads.
    • UNIVERSAL.
    • 01.
  • Dionne Warwick

    That's What Friends Are For (feat. Elton John, Gladys Knight & Stevie Wonder)

    • Dionne Warwick - The Love Songs.
    • ARISTA.
    • 16.
  • Matt Monro

    Wednesday's Child

    • EMI.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable To Lunch Today)

    • Universal-Island Records.
  • Michael O’Duffy

    Oft In The Stilly Night

    • Pulse.
  • General Lafayette

    Angel In Blue

    • Danova, Roberto.
  • Connie Francis

    My Happiness

    • MGM.
  • Gloria Grahame

    I Can't Say No

    • Hallmark.
  • Gloria Grahame & Gene Nelson

    All Er Nothin'

    • Hallmark.
  • The Platters

    Only you

    • Original Music Of The 50s, Vol.1.
    • ARCADE RECORDS.
    • 02.
  • Yma Sumac

    High Andes

    • Telefunken Capitol.
  • Jim Reeves

    The Blizzard

    • Virgin Records Ltd.
  • Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly

    True Love

    • The Fantastic 50s, Vol.2.
    • YESTERDAY'S GOLD.
    • 06.
  • Cat Stevens

    Moonshadow

    • Very Best Of Cat Stevens.
    • POLYGRAM TV.
    • 08.
  • Dr. Hook

    When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman

    • Love Songs Of The Seventies.
    • MFP.
    • 01.
  • The Proclaimers

    I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles)

    • Now That's What I Call Music 13.
    • NOW.
    • 01.
  • The Animals

    House Of The Rising Sun

    • The Complete Animals.
    • EMI.
    • 11.
  • Aretha Franklin

    I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)

    • Atco Records.
  • Pee Wee Hunt

    12th Street Rag

    • Curb Records.
  • Jerry Vale

    (You Got Me) Doin' What I Said I'd Never Do

    • Jasmine Records.
  • Foster & Allen

    After All These Years

    • Golden Memories 20 Old Time Favourites.
    • RITZ RECORDS.
    • 17.
  • BBC Concert Orchestra

    Manhattan Skyline (Saturday Night Fever)

    • Big Eye Music.
  • The Syd Phillips Trio

    Who's Sorry Now

    • Empress.
  • Harry Parry And His Radio Sextet

    If I Had You

    • Empress.
  • Daniel O’Donnell

    Footsteps

    • Ritz Productions Ltd.
  • Annie Lennox

    Into The West

    • Reprise.
  • Imagination

    Just An Illusion

    • Sony.
  • Russell Watson

    That's Amore

    • Decca.
  • John Barry

    Out Of Africa

    • Silva Screen.
  • Malcolm Vaughan

    St Therese Of The Roses

    • EMI.
  • Foreigner

    I Want To Know What Love Is

    • One More Night, Vol. 2.
    • ARCADE RECORDS.
    • 01.
  • Harry Styles

    Sign Of The Times

    • Columbia.
  • Dick Haymes

    Moonlight Becomes You

    • Capitol Records Ltd.
  • Gilbert O’Sullivan

    Clair

    • Very Best Of Gilbert O'sullivan.
    • ARCADE RECORDS.
    • 01.
  • Blondie

    Maria

    • Greates Hits - Blondie.
    • CHRYSALIS.
    • 01.
  • Fleetwood Mac

    Oh Well Part 1

    • WEA International Inc.
  • Il Divo

    Musica

    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
  • N/A

    Turkish Rondo

    • EMI.
  • Sir Cliff Richard & The Shadows

    Summer Holiday

    • The Pop Legends.
    • READER'S DIGEST.
    • 09.
  • Christopher Cross

    Ride Like The Wind

    • WEA International Inc.
  • Roy Orbison

    In Dreams

    • All Time Greatest Hits Of Roy Orbison.
    • BRITANNIA.
    • 01.
  • Art Garfunkel

    All I Know

    • Sony.
  • They Might Be Giants

    Birdhouse In Your Soul

    • WEA.
  • Rita Coolidge

    We're All Alone

    • Country Moods.
    • POLYGRAM TV.
    • 01.
  • The Dubliners

    The Black Velvet Band

    • Universal-Island Records Limited.
  • Judy Collins

    Farewell to Tarwathie

    • Warner Music UK Limited.
  • Chicago

    If You Leave Me Now

    • Heart Of Chicago.
    • REPRISE.
    • 01.
  • Rhydian

    The Impossible Dream

    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
  • Mario Lanza

    Serenade From The Student Prince

    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
  • Lee Marvin

    Wand'rin' Star

    • Universal Music Inc.
  • José Feliciano

    Light My Fire

    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
  • Fred Astaire & Judy Garland

    A Couple Of Swells

    • Turner Entertainment Co.
  • Spandau Ballet

    Only When You Leave

    • REFORMATION.
  • Sammy Davis Jr.

    A Man With A Dream

    • Warner.