Wednesday, October 03, 2007

Radio 1 Established 1967

Radio 1 Established 1967

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of BBC Radio 1, a new compilation album entitled Radio 1. Established 1967, gathers together a collection of 40 cover versions of the classic tracks from the last five decades, each one taken from one of the forty years Radio 1 has been on air. It is always interesting to hear cover version of a track, and now we have 40!

Disc 1: 1967 - 1986

01. 1967 Kaiser Chiefs - Flowers In The Rain (The Move)
02. 1968 The Fratellis - All Along The Watchtower (The Jimi Hendrix Experience)
03. 1969 Amy Winehouse - Cupid (Johnny Nash)
04. 1970 Robbie Williams - Lola (The Kinks)
05. 1971 The Streets - Your Song (Elton John)
06. 1972 Sugababes - Betcha By Golly, Wow (The Stylistics)
07. 1973 The Feeling - You're So Vain (Carly Simon)
08. 1974 Foo Fighters - Band On The Run (Paul McCartney & Wings)
09. 1975 Kylie Minogue - Love Is The Drug (Roxy Music)
10. 1976 KT Tunstall - Let's Stick Together (Bryan Ferry)
11. 1977
Franz Ferdinand - Sound & Vision (David Bowie)
12. 1978 The Raconteurs - Teenage Kicks (The Undertones)
13. 1979 Mika vs Armand Van Helden - Can't Stand Losing You (The Police)
14. 1980 Kasabian - Too Much Too Young (The Specials)
15. 1981 Keane - Under Pressure (Queen & David Bowie)
16. 1982 McFly - A Town Called Malice (The Jam)
17. 1983 James Morrison - Come Back & Stay (Paul Young)
18. 1984 Gossip - Careless Whisper (George Michael)
19. 1985 The Pigeon Detectives - The Power Of Love (Huey Lewis & The News)
20. 1986 Lily Allen - Don't Get Me Wrong (The Pretenders)

Disc 2: 1987 - 2006

01. 1987 Stereophonics - You Sexy Thing (Hot Chocolate)
02. 1988 Mutya Buena - Fast Car (Tracy Chapman)
03. 1989 Editors - Lullaby (The Cure)
04. 1990 Razorlight - Englishman In New York (Sting)
05. 1991 Groove Armada - Crazy For You (Madonna)
06. 1992 Paolo Nutini - It Must Be Love (Madness)
07. 1993 The Kooks - All That She Wants (Ace Of Bass)
08. 1994 Mark Ronson - You're All I Need To Get By (Mary J Blige)
09. 1995 Calvin Harris - Stillness In Time (Jamiroquai)
10. 1996 Klaxons - No Diggity (Blackstreet)
11. 1997 Just Jack - Lovefool (The Cardigans)
12. 1998 Natasha Bedingfield - Ray Of Light (Madonna)
13. 1999 The Twang - Drinking In LA (Bran Van 3000)
14. 2000 The Fray - The Great Beyond (REM)
15. 2001 Girls Aloud - Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
16. 2002
Maximo Park - Like I Love You (Justin Timberlake)
17. 2003 The View - Don't Look Back Into The Sun (The Libertines)
18. 2004 Hard-Fi - Toxic (Britney Spears)
19. 2005 The Enemy - Father & Son (Yusef & Ronan Keating)
20. 2006 Corine Bailey Rae - Steady As She Goes (The Raconteurs)

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2 Comments:

Blogger kaishin said...

this is irrelevant but i miss you =(

3:47 PM  
Anonymous WenY said...

lOl love birds :)

Good songs as usual :)

8:06 PM  

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