A rundown of the latest chart hits, featuring in-studio performances from popular music artists.
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A rundown of the latest chart hits, featuring in-studio performances from popular music artists.

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The very first episode was shown at 6:36 pm on New Year's Day in 1964. The pilot episode was titled "The Teen & Twenty Record Club". At the top of the UK charts at the time of the series launch were: 1) "I Want to Hold Your Hand" (The Beatles); 2) "Glad All Over" (The Dave Clark Five); 3) "She Loves You" (The Beatles); 4). You Were Made For Me (Freddie & The Dreamers); 5) "I Only Want to Be With You" (Dusty Springfield); 6) "24 Hours From Tulsa" (Gene Pitney); 7) "Dominique" (Soeur Sourire (aka The Singing Nun); 8) "Secret Love" (Kathy Kirby); 9) "Swingin' On a Star" (Dee Ervin); 10) "Hippy Hippy Shake" (The Swinging Blue Jeans). See more »

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Yellow Pearl
Written by Phil Lynott
Performed by Phil Lynott
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All it is is music performances and a chart rundown
19 October 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

I tend to switch over when someone rubbish plays. But when someone good plays, I watch. I find the presenters quite annoying, they need comedians like Johnny Vegas not Fearne Cotton! And it's such a BBC programme, it bigs up Lame Academy!


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