Every UK Number One Song: Hey Joe

“Hey Joe ” by Frankie Laine was Number One on 24th October 1953 and it remained at number one for 2 weeks. Now this is a fast…

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Every UK Number One Song: Look At That Girl

“Look At That Girl ” by Guy Mitchell was Number One on 12th September 1953 and it remained at number one for 6 weeks. Another great number one…

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Every UK Number One Song: The Moulin Rouge Theme

“The Moulin Rouge Theme” by Mantovani & His Orchestra was Number One on 15th June 1953 and it remained at number one for 1 week. This…

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Every UK Number One Song: I’m Walking Behind You

“I’m Walking Behind You” by Eddie Fisher was Number One on 27th June 1953 and it remained at number one for 1 week. The second number…

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Every UK Number One Song: I Believe

“I Believe” by Frankie Laine was Number One on 25th April 1953 and it remained at number one for an amazing 6 weeks. Frankie, or…

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UK Eurovision 2015 – Learn From The Past

The UK is about to announce its entry for Eurovision at the weekend. Let’s hope they get it right this year but even if…

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Every UK Number One Song: (How Much Is That) Doggie In The Window?

“(How Much Is That) Doggie In The Window?” by Lita Roza was Number One on 18th April 1953 and it remained at number one for…

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Every UK Number One Song: Broken Wings

“Broken Wings” by The Stargazers was Number One on 11th April 1953 and it remained at number one for 1 week. This song was…

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Every UK Number One Song: She Wears Red Feathers

“She Wears Red Feathers” by Guy Mitchell was Number One on 14th March 1953 and it remained at number one for 4 weeks. When I…

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Every UK Number One Song: Don’t Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes

”Don’t Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes” by Perry Como was Number One on 7th February 1953 and it remained at number one for…

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Every UK Number One Song: Outside Of Heaven

“Outside Of Heaven” by Eddie Fisher was Number One on 31st January 1953 and it remained at number one for 1 week. I could…

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Every UK Number One Song: Comes Along A Love

I have a playlist that contains every UK number one song since charts began in 1952. Thanks to EveryHit, this is a fairly simple process. Let’s…

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Every UK Number One Song: You Belong To Me

The second number one ever in the UK was “You Belong To Me” by Jo Stafford and it remained at number one for 1 week only.

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Here In My Heart

Every UK Number One Song: Here In My Heart

The first ever number one was “Here In My Heart” by Al Martino and entered the charts on 15th November 1952. It remained at number one for 9 weeks.

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Introducing: The Very Flamboyant King Charles

King CharlesIs the music world missing big male personas these days? There doesn’t seem to be any more Adam Ants or Ziggy Stardusts – is there an equivalent these days?

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And Long May She Raign Over All Of Us

I’ve already shared my opinion on the future of the X Factor but before I let it go completely there is one more thing…

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The X Factor? More Like the Zzz Factor!

Another season of the UK X Factor has just ended and although I have always been a big fan it has made me wonder…

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Uptown Funking Round The Christmas Tree

Mark Ronson has had to rush release his collaboration song with Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk” – due to the fact that Fleur East…

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Maybe I Can Pick Next Year’s X Factor?

I’m getting fed up of The X Factor this year and I really think there will be an announcement to say that next year…

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Band Aid 30 Solo Versions?

It’s only been a few days since #BandAid30 released the latest version of “Do They Know It’s Christmas” but now we are being told…

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