Shine On You Crazy Diamond
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Shine On You Crazy Diamond by Pink Floyd
Schubert’s B-Flat Piano Sonata D960
Personal stories of Schubert’s last Piano Sonata
This classic tune was written by Charlie Chaplin for the film Modern Times.
Let the River Run
The story of how a classic 80’s movie song became an anthem for a new generation.
Back to Black
How Amy Winehouse's music has helped so many young people.
Streets of London by Ralph McTell
50 years after it was first recorded, Ralph McTell and others discuss Streets of London.
Wind of Change
How Scorpions’ 1990s power ballad became an anthem for the fall of the Berlin Wall
Farewell to Stromness
Personal stories about Farewell to Stromness, by Sir Peter Maxwell Davies.
The Boxer - Simon & Garfunkel
The Boxer - Simon & Garfunkel.
We Are Family
The smash disco hit about unity and family by Sister Sledge
The 'Coventry Carol' tells the story of the Slaughter of the Innocents
Released in 1982, this soft-rock anthem has become an unlikely viral smash-hit.
How the Kinks classic 'Days' has touched peoples lives
Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay
Otis Redding's lonely lament and why it matters to people aged from 20 to 80
The surprising history behind a track made famous by Nina Simone
Pavane Pour Une Infante Défunte by Maurice Ravel
What makes Ravel's Pavane For A Dead Princess so evocative and emotional?
I Will Survive
True stories of what the iconic disco anthem means to people around the world.
Neil Young's ode to enduring love.
Lean On Me by Bill Withers
An enduring classic which delivers a message of support and friendship.
Sunshine on Leith
Why Sunshine on Leith is a love song to humanity
I Wonder as I Wander
Personal stories from around the world inspired by the carol 'I Wonder as I Wander'.
Once In A Lifetime
Talking Heads' breakout hit from 1980 is explored by people whose lives the song touched.
Life on Mars?
The enigmatic beauty of Bowie's classic song.
Smalltown Boy by Bronski Beat
An '80s disco classic that tells a powerful story.
We've Only Just Begun
The Carpenters' massive hit about hopes and dreams was originally a TV advert for a bank.