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Monday 30/5/16

Its a Bank Holiday which means I try to do something a little different. Tonight I played songs that were the first top 40 hit for a specific artist in the UK Charts. Here is what was played:

  • Big Country – Fields Of Fire
  • Bryan Adams – Run To You
  • Daft Punk – Da Funk
  • Chic – Dance Dance Dance (Yowsah Yowsah Yowsah)
  • Adele – Chasing Pavements
  • Mariah Carey – Vision Of Love
  • Jessie J – Do It Like A Dude
  • Aretha Franklin – Respect
  • Bob Marley & The Wailers – No Woman No Cry
  • Beatles – Love Me Do
  • Paul McCartney – Another Day **
  • John Lennon – Mind Games **
  • George Harrison – My Sweet Lord **
  • Ringo Starr – It Don’t Come Easy **
  • Who – I Cant Explain
  • Rolling Stones – Come On
  • Stevie Wonder – Uptight
  • Duran Duran – Planet Earth
  • Spandau Ballet – To Cut A Long Story Short
  • Simply Red – Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)
  • Dead Or Alive – That’s The Way (I Like It)
  • Talk Talk – Today
  • Luther Vandross – I Really Didn’t Mean It
  • Human League – Sound Of The Crowd
  • Boomtown Rats – Looking After Number One
  • Elvis Presley – Heartbreak Hotel
  • Shalamar – Uptown Festival (Part 1)
  • Tina Turner – Let’s Stay Together
  • Ed Sheeran – The A Team
  • Rod Stewart – Maggie May
  • Madness – The Prince
  • Queen – Seven Seas Of Rhye

** The four Beatles marked with the double asterisk may have had previous hits with other collaborations. We took what was listed as their first solo hit single

 

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Monday 30/5/16

Its a Bank Holiday which means I try to do something a little different. Tonight I played songs that were the first top 40 hit for a specific artist in the UK Charts. Here is what was played:

  • Big Country – Fields Of Fire
  • Bryan Adams – Run To You
  • Daft Punk – Da Funk
  • Chic – Dance Dance Dance (Yowsah Yowsah Yowsah)
  • Adele – Chasing Pavements
  • Mariah Carey – Vision Of Love
  • Jessie J – Do It Like A Dude
  • Aretha Franklin – Respect
  • Bob Marley & The Wailers – No Woman No Cry
  • Beatles – Love Me Do
  • Paul McCartney – Another Day **
  • John Lennon – Mind Games **
  • George Harrison – My Sweet Lord **
  • Ringo Starr – It Don’t Come Easy **
  • Who – I Cant Explain
  • Rolling Stones – Come On
  • Stevie Wonder – Uptight
  • Duran Duran – Planet Earth
  • Spandau Ballet – To Cut A Long Story Short
  • Simply Red – Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)
  • Dead Or Alive – That’s The Way (I Like It)
  • Talk Talk – Today
  • Luther Vandross – I Really Didn’t Mean It
  • Human League – Sound Of The Crowd
  • Boomtown Rats – Looking After Number One
  • Elvis Presley – Heartbreak Hotel
  • Shalamar – Uptown Festival (Part 1)
  • Tina Turner – Let’s Stay Together
  • Ed Sheeran – The A Team
  • Rod Stewart – Maggie May
  • Madness – The Prince
  • Queen – Seven Seas Of Rhye

** The four Beatles marked with the double asterisk may have had previous hits with other collaborations. We took what was listed as their first solo hit single

 

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Monday 30/5/16

Its a Bank Holiday which means I try to do something a little different. Tonight I played songs that were the first top 40 hit for a specific artist in the UK Charts. Here is what was played:

  • Big Country – Fields Of Fire
  • Bryan Adams – Run To You
  • Daft Punk – Da Funk
  • Chic – Dance Dance Dance (Yowsah Yowsah Yowsah)
  • Adele – Chasing Pavements
  • Mariah Carey – Vision Of Love
  • Jessie J – Do It Like A Dude
  • Aretha Franklin – Respect
  • Bob Marley & The Wailers – No Woman No Cry
  • Beatles – Love Me Do
  • Paul McCartney – Another Day **
  • John Lennon – Mind Games **
  • George Harrison – My Sweet Lord **
  • Ringo Starr – It Don’t Come Easy **
  • Who – I Cant Explain
  • Rolling Stones – Come On
  • Stevie Wonder – Uptight
  • Duran Duran – Planet Earth
  • Spandau Ballet – To Cut A Long Story Short
  • Simply Red – Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)
  • Dead Or Alive – That’s The Way (I Like It)
  • Talk Talk – Today
  • Luther Vandross – I Really Didn’t Mean It
  • Human League – Sound Of The Crowd
  • Boomtown Rats – Looking After Number One
  • Elvis Presley – Heartbreak Hotel
  • Shalamar – Uptown Festival (Part 1)
  • Tina Turner – Let’s Stay Together
  • Ed Sheeran – The A Team
  • Rod Stewart – Maggie May
  • Madness – The Prince
  • Queen – Seven Seas Of Rhye

** The four Beatles marked with the double asterisk may have had previous hits with other collaborations. We took what was listed as their first solo hit single

 

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Monday 30/5/16

Its a Bank Holiday which means I try to do something a little different. Tonight I played songs that were the first top 40 hit for a specific artist in the UK Charts. Here is what was played:

  • Big Country – Fields Of Fire
  • Bryan Adams – Run To You
  • Daft Punk – Da Funk
  • Chic – Dance Dance Dance (Yowsah Yowsah Yowsah)
  • Adele – Chasing Pavements
  • Mariah Carey – Vision Of Love
  • Jessie J – Do It Like A Dude
  • Aretha Franklin – Respect
  • Bob Marley & The Wailers – No Woman No Cry
  • Beatles – Love Me Do
  • Paul McCartney – Another Day **
  • John Lennon – Mind Games **
  • George Harrison – My Sweet Lord **
  • Ringo Starr – It Don’t Come Easy **
  • Who – I Cant Explain
  • Rolling Stones – Come On
  • Stevie Wonder – Uptight
  • Duran Duran – Planet Earth
  • Spandau Ballet – To Cut A Long Story Short
  • Simply Red – Money’s Too Tight (To Mention)
  • Dead Or Alive – That’s The Way (I Like It)
  • Talk Talk – Today
  • Luther Vandross – I Really Didn’t Mean It
  • Human League – Sound Of The Crowd
  • Boomtown Rats – Looking After Number One
  • Elvis Presley – Heartbreak Hotel
  • Shalamar – Uptown Festival (Part 1)
  • Tina Turner – Let’s Stay Together
  • Ed Sheeran – The A Team
  • Rod Stewart – Maggie May
  • Madness – The Prince
  • Queen – Seven Seas Of Rhye

** The four Beatles marked with the double asterisk may have had previous hits with other collaborations. We took what was listed as their first solo hit single

 

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