It Is The Best Ones (freakytigger) wrote,
It Is The Best Ones
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The Radio 1 Top 40

I have just listened to - and written about - the whole of Radio 1's new album of cover versions. You'll be hopefully seeing some of my reviews on Stylus next week, but here's a list of the tracks in order from best to worst.

1984 – The Gossip – “Careless Whisper”
1974 – Foo Fighters – “Band On The Run”
1975 – Kylie Minogue – “Love Is The Drug”
1982 – McFly – “A Town Called Malice”
1994 – Mark Ronson – “You’re All I Need To Get By”
1981 – Keane – “Under Pressure”
2001 – Girls Aloud – “Teenage Dirtbag”
1995 – Calvin Harris – “Stillness In Time”
2002 – Maximo Park – “Like I Love You”
1988 – Mutya Buena – “Fast Car”
1972 – Sugababes – “Betcha By Golly Wow”
1989 – Editors – “Lullaby”
1986 – Lily Allen – “Don’t Get Me Wrong”
1980 – Kasabian – “Too Much Too Young”
1977 – Franz Ferdinand – “Sound And Vision”
1969 – Amy Winehouse – “Cupid”
1991 – Groove Armada – “Crazy For You”
1996 – Klaxons – “No Diggity”
1976 – KT Tunstall – “Let’s Stick Together”
1985 – The Pigeon Detectives – “The Power Of Love”
1998 – Natasha Bedingfield – “Ray Of Light”
2006 – Corinne Bailey Rae – “Steady As She Goes”
1967 – Kaiser Chiefs – “Flowers In The Rain”
1973 – The Feeling – “You’re So Vain”
1978 – The Raconteurs – “Teenage Kicks”
1970 – Robbie Williams – “Lola”
1983 – James Morrison – “Come Back And Stay”
1979 – Mika vs Armand van Helden – “Can’t Stand Losing You”
2004 – Hard-Fi – “Toxic”
1993 – The Kooks – “All That She Wants”
1999 – The Twang – “Drinking In LA”
1992 – Paolo Nutini – “It Must Be Love”
2005 – The Enemy – “Father And Son”
1968 – The Fratellis – “All Along The Watchtower”
2003 – The View – “Don’t Look Back Into The Sun”
2000 – The Fray – “The Great Beyond”
1971 – The Streets – “Your Song”
1990 – Razorlight – “Englishman In New York”
1997 – Just Jack – “Lovefool”
1987 – Stereophonics – “You Sexy Thing”
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