‘The Old Chart Show’ Playlist…

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Here’s the Playlist for this week’s ‘Old Chart Show’ on Southampton Hospital Broadcasting – www.sohba.org – which airs every Sunday, from 6 to 7pm. The show features nothing but UK Chart Number 1′s from the very first chart, published on 14th November 1952, to the present day.

9th November 2014

  1. “One Night/I Got Stung” – Elvis Presley (3 weeks at #1, January/February 1959 & 1 week in January 2005 – the 1000th UK #1)
  2. “I Remember You” – Frank Ifield (7 weeks, July to September 1962)
  3. “I’m Still Waiting” – Diana Ross (4 weeks, August/September 1971)
  4. “The Winner Takes It All” – ABBA (2 weeks, August 1980)
  5. “(I Can’t Help) Falling In Love With You” – UB40 (2 weeks, June 1993)
  6. “Beautiful Day” – U2 (1 week, October 2000)
  7. “Rather Be” – Clean Bandit Ft. Jess Glynne (4 weeks, February 2014)
  8. “She Wears Red Feathers” – Guy Mitchell (4 weeks, March/April 1953)
  9. “The Legend Of Xanadu” – Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich (1 week, March 1968)
  10. “Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)” – Edison Lighthouse (5 weeks, January to March 1970)
  11. The Mystery Lyric – Can you identify the Artist & Track title from the lyric below? *
  12. “Gangsta’s Paradise” – Coolio Ft. LV (2 weeks, October/November 1995)
  13. “I Kissed A Girl” – Katy Perry (5 weeks, August/September 2008)
  14. “Thinking Out Loud” – Ed Sheeran (1 week , November 2014) †
  15. FILLER (if needed): “Albatross” – Fleetwood Mac (1 week, January/February 1969)

* This week’s Mystery Lyric is “Well, look there, look there, look there, look there, ooh, wee…”Can you identify the Artist & Track title that the lyric comes from?

 If available, this will usually be the #1 single from the past 7 days.

9th November 2014 * Mystery lyric answer – Jackie Wilson – “Reet Petite”. (4 weeks, December 1986/January 1987 (Re-release))

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