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  • How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity Workout - New York Times (blog)

  • New York Times (blog)

    How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity Workout
    New York Times (blog)
    An encouraging new study, however, suggests that listening to music makes strenuous workouts feel easier and may nudge people into pushing themselves harder than they had thought possible. Strenuous exercise, especially in the form of high-intensity ...
    How Music Really Affects Your WorkoutCosmopolitan (blog)
    Study: Music Can Boost High Intensity WorkoutMy Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22

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  • One Direction Rocks Out In 'Steal My Girl' Music Video — Watch - Hollywood Life

  • One Direction Rocks Out In 'Steal My Girl' Music Video — Watch
    Hollywood Life
    The music video for One Direction's 'Steal My Girl' has been released, and it's easily their craziest video ever! Check it out for an appearance from Danny DeVito and to see Harry Styles serve up some Cruella de Vil realness! Click to WATCH! One ...
    One Direction's new music video: Twitter reaction from fans after band release ...Mirror.co.uk
    Watch One Direction's new 'Steal My Girl' music videoDigital Spy
    WATCH: 'Steal My Girl' Video by One DirectionHeavy.com
    J-14 Magazine
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  • Does Intelligence Level Reflect What Music You Listen To? Fascinating Chart ... - TheBlaze.com

  • The Inquisitr

    Does Intelligence Level Reflect What Music You Listen To? Fascinating Chart ...
    TheBlaze.com
    A new (not so scientific) study discovered the many musical tastes based on SAT scores. Software application writer Virgil Griffith looked at the average test scores for students at certain schools and then used Facebook to determine what kinds of ...
    Jay Z, Beyonce, And Lil' Wayne Are All 'Music That Makes You Dumb'The Inquisitr

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  • David Wessel, music professor and researcher, dies at 72 - SFGate

  • SFGate

    David Wessel, music professor and researcher, dies at 72
    SFGate
    Photo: Lea Suzuki / Lea Suzuki / The Chronicle 2004 UC Berkeley Professor David Wessel, longtime director of the university's Center of New Music Audio Technology, was a practiced improvisatory performer who played alongside traditional ...




  • When Kids Are Depressed, Music Can Help - Yahoo Health

  • Yahoo Health

    When Kids Are Depressed, Music Can Help
    Yahoo Health
    A new study has discovered that music therapy reduces depression and raises self-esteem in children and adolescents with behavioral and emotional problems. The research also found that those young people who received music therapy had improved ...
    Music Therapy Shown to Ease Depression in Kids, TeensPsychCentral.com
    Music can reduce youth depressionIrish Examiner
    Music therapy can help curb depression in youthDeccan Chronicle
    University Herald -Counsel & Heal -Zee News
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  • The Boston Music Scene: How The City Molds Its Music - CBS Local

  • The Boston Music Scene: How The City Molds Its Music
    CBS Local
    “I think there's a strong folkloric music tradition, probably because of the Celtic and Irish roots of the city. There's a big, American roots music movement here that's even independent of the schools of music. So a lot of great bluegrass and new ...

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  • Taylor Swift's '1989' Carries High Hopes but No Country Music - New York Times

  • New York Times

    Taylor Swift's '1989' Carries High Hopes but No Country Music
    New York Times
    One of the few certainties in the music business these days is that if Taylor Swift puts out a new album, it will sell by the truckload. Her last two records, “Red” and “Speak Now,” each sold more than one million copies in its first week out, an ...
    Can Taylor Swift's '1989' Save Ailing Music Industry?RollingStone.com
    Taylor Swift summons the magical music of '1989'USA TODAY
    Opinion: Taylor Swift's fandom more a product of her lifestyle, not musicOSU - The Lantern
    Entertainment Weekly
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  • 'How Like an Angel' Blends Music and Acrobats - New York Times

  • New York Times

    'How Like an Angel' Blends Music and Acrobats
    New York Times
    After the singers set the mood with a glowing account of a Thomas Tallis piece, mysterious electronic music by the composer Lawrence English began, and Paul O'Keeffe, from Circa, appeared, looking a little punkish in dark jeans and a hoodie, until he ...




  • Taylor Swift's '1989': New Album Review - New York Times

  • The Guardian

    Taylor Swift's '1989': New Album Review
    New York Times
    Country music has been — was — a natural enemy for her: hidebound, slow moving, lousy with machismo. She could break the rules and make people nervous simply by showing up. And yet country was also a hospitable host body. She faced almost no ...
    Taylor Swift: 1989 review – leagues ahead of the teen-pop competitionThe Guardian
    Taylor Swift 1989 album review: "Lighter, catchier and more calculated"Digital Spy
    Swift's pop music pleasMusic News
    Guardian Liberty Voice -E! Online -People Magazine
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  • BBC Music Awards 2014: One Direction, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay announced ... - The Independent

  • The Independent

    BBC Music Awards 2014: One Direction, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay announced ...
    The Independent
    BBC Music director Bob Shennan said: "The line-up so far for the BBC Music Awards features some of the world's most popular performers, and is a clear statement of BBC Music's ambition, which is to give listeners and viewers the very best in musical ...
    One Direction join BBC Music AwardsBBC News
    One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay to Perform at Inaugurual BBC Music AwardsHollywood Reporter
    Coldplay, Ed Sheeran, One Direction for BBC Music AwardsGigwise
    TheWrap
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  • Xbox Music free streaming ends Dec. 1
  • Xbox Music users will no longer be able to stream music for free effective Dec. 1, according to Xbox Support. Microsoft currently offers ad-supported free streaming music and radio on the web and Windows 8 devices in 15 countries. Once December rolls around, users on those platforms will have to pay for an Xbox Music Pass, which costs $9.99 per month;



  • Old music formats make a comeback
  • The vinyl LP and cassette are staging a comeback.



  • Streaming music service Deezer expands into talk radio with Stitcher deal
  • By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Online music service Deezer is acquiring radio and podcasting app Stitcher, adding a vast catalog of talk radio programs that the company hopes will make it stand out in a crowded streaming music market. Deezer said the acquisition will give it access to roughly 35,000 radio shows and podcasts, including popular talk radio programs such as This ...



  • More Beats than Spotify: Microsoft to kill free Xbox Music streaming
  • The free, ad-supported music streaming party is over, at least for Microsoft. The company recently announced that effective December 1, Xbox Music’s free tier will be retired. Anyone who wants to use Xbox Music after that date will have to pony up for Xbox Music Pass, the company’s $10 per month subscription offering. The impact on you at home: For Xbox Music listeners, it means you won’t be ...



  • BBC 6 Music draws record listeners
  • BBC Radio 6 Music has won record audience figures, reaching almost two million listeners over the past three months, according to Rajar.



  • Vinyl frontier: Old music formats make comeback
  • Nearly 30 years after their demise at the hands of CDs and downloads, 20th century music formats - vinyl LP and cassettes - are staging a comeback.



  • Fantasia: Music Evolved review: note for note
  • Fantasia: Music Evolved is the most demanding rhythm game I've ever played. The problem with Fantasia is that it takes those cylinders — catchy songs, even catchier remixes and even entire game mechanics — and holds them hostage behind a frustrating, over-padded slog of a campaign. Harmonix nails the hard part of making a modern rhythm game Harmonix actually managed to nail the hard part of ...



  • Microsoft to discontinue free Xbox Music streaming
  • Microsoft is withdrawing free streaming on Xbox Music from Dec. 1, citing the need to focus on its music purchase and subscription service. The company is offering a free 30-day trial for users wanting to move to the paid service. “Effective December 1, 2014, the free Xbox Music streaming feature currently available on Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and over the Internet will be discontinued in all ...



  • Free Version of Xbox Music to be Axed
  • Subscription fees now mandatory for music streaming service.



  • Google's streaming music service adds mood to mix
  • SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners' mood swings as it amplifies its competition with Pandora, Spotify and other popular services that play tunes over the Internet.





    Heard from NPR

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  • Drum Fill Friday, With Sleater-Kinney's Janet Weiss
  • Our recurring puzzler for careful listeners, this week featuring a selection of handpicked fills from Sleater-Kinney drummer Janet Weiss. Hear the drum fill (or intro) and match it to the song.



  • First Listen: Grouper, 'Ruins'
  • Recorded with Liz Harris' voice, a piano and not much else, Ruins achieves striking intimacy, its emotional heft commanding attention throughout.



  • An Admiring And Unflinching Look At 'Mr. Dynamite'
  • NPR TV critic Eric Deggans looks at the new documentary, Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown, featuring rare and never-before-seen footage. The film premieres on HBO Monday.



  • Who Sang It First? Mockingbirds And Musicians Cover Each Other In New Orleans
  • The mockingbird is known for latching on to sounds and repeating them. But in the case of a certain four-note phrase New Orleans musicians use to communicate, the bird may be the original artist.



  • Happy Birthday, Blue Note
  • The iconic record company turns 75 this year, and to celebrate, it threw a concert featuring both its living legends and rising stars. Hear highlights and reflections on the label's influence.



  • Latin Roots: Essential Latin Jazz
  • Producer Aaron Luis Levinson shares some of his favorite music on World Cafe's Latin music series.



  • KCRW Presents: Zola Jesus
  • The prolific young singer performs "Dangerous Days" from her pop-minded new album, Taiga.



  • Cardinal Sons On Mountain Stage
  • The band, which won the NewSong Contest in 2013, crafts sturdy pop hooks with a soulful foundation.



  • Wild Beasts: A 'Beautiful Truth' In A Beautiful Bar
  • We asked the romantic London band to perform a song from its album Present Tense in The Campbell Apartment, an antique bar tucked into the corner of New York's bustling Grand Central Station.



  • Fly Golden Eagle: 'Stepping Stone'
  • One of Nashville's most dynamic young rock bands tears it up, with help from a crew wearing hazmat suits. It may seem like a commentary on virus-panic. But it's just better living through psychedelia.



  • Cafe Tacvba's Groundbreaking Influence, Then And Now
  • Alt.Latino celebrates a Latin rock legacy, plays new music and discusses the film The Book Of Life.



  • Song Premiere, Robin Bacior, 'If It Does'
  • Robin Bacior's honeyed but vibrant voice hits gently, bestowing the listener with comfort and calm.



  • Great Danes: Three Symphonic Albums By Danish Composers
  • From tiny Denmark comes a big symphonic sound. Three recent albums offer a glimpse of the Nordic sound, from the undervalued Carl Nielsen, the experimental Per Nørgård and the accessible Poul Ruders.



  • Hiss Golden Messenger On World Cafe
  • Hear songs from the dubby North Carolina folk-rock duo's new album, The Lateness Of Dancers.



  • Johnny Winter, 'Death Letter'
  • See the last studio performance and recording Johnny Winter made. The video, for the song "Death Letter," offers a intimate glimpse into the late blues guitarist's life and love of music.





    Heard from MTV

    Site: News

  • Channing Tatum And Mila Kunis Get Adorable ‘Jupiter Ascending’ Toys [Exclusive]
  • Check out Funko's upcoming line of toys for the Wachowskis' space opera "Jupiter Ascending."



  • Topical Halloween Costume Idea: Fashion People Doing The Ice Bucket Challenge
  • Combine your love of fashion and memes in this costume roundup featuring: Anna Wintour, Donatella Versace and Grace Coddington.



  • Drake Is The King Of Gifs: Here Are 28 To Prove It On His 28th Birdthay
  • To help celebrate Drake's 28th birthday, we found 28 gifs to prove he's the King of Gifs.



  • 29 Priceless Cakes Tell Your Entire Life Story
  • These gourmet delicacies are NSFBS (Not Safe For Bake Sales).



  • Ranking The Hulk’s Ability To Wear A Shirt In The ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ Trailer
  • For a man of science, Bruce Banner really seems to have a loose grasp on how to wear a garment.



  • Here Are The Top 10 Hottest Professors In The Country
  • Rate My Professors released their 2013-14 rankings.



  • Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes Of Rich Gang’s ‘Flava’ Video
  • Rich Gang gives MTV an exclusive look at the set of their upcoming 'Flava' video.



  • One Direction’s ‘Steal My Girl’ Has What Every Video Needs: Shirtless Niall, Monkeys & Danny DeVito!
  • Watch One Direction's "Steal My Girl" video now!



  • Keanu Reeves Explains What Most Action Movies Get Wrong
  • "John Wick" hits theaters today, and it's the best example of action movie making in a long time.



  • 10 Celebrities Who Could Use Our Help Finding ‘The One’
  • Here's what a celebrity edition of 'Are You The One?' would look like.



  • This Is The Only Appropriate Outfit For Celebrating Drake’s Birthday
  • We rounded up the best Drake merch for his birthday.



  • This Is What Actually Matters To Selena Gomez
  • Selena Gomez told her fans she can't be bothered with haters and encouraged them to talk about what makes them special with the #shareyourbeauty hashtag.



  • Shailene Woodley Explains How ‘Insurgent’ Will Be More Action-Packed Than ‘Divergent’
  • Here's why "Insurgent," Shailene Woodley's upcoming sequel to "Divergent," is going to feel a lot different than the first one.



  • YG And Fergie Share A West Coast Connection On ‘L.A. Love (Remix)’
  • YG and Fergie team up for 'L.A. Love (remix).'



  • Fifth Harmony Just Drooped A Huge Hit With ‘Sledgehammer.’ Cue ALL Of Your Feelings!
  • Fifth Harmony hit us with their brand new single "Sledgehammer," and it's so good.



  • The Queen Of England’s First Tweet Is Peak England
  • Queen Elizabeth II sent her very first tweet, welcoming guests to a new gallery at the London Science Museum.



  • Quiz: Can You ID All 21 Of These Celebrities By Their Halloween Costumes?
  • How well do you know your celebrity costumes?



  • Here’s Exactly What Waiting For Taylor Swift’s New Album Feels Like
  • Will Taylor Swift's new album, '1989,' ever come out? Yes, obviously. BUT IT FEELS LIKE IT WON'T. Only these GIFs can accurately capture our pathos.



  • Pennsylvania High School’s Football Season Canceled Over… Waterboarding?
  • A Pennsylvania high school has canceled its football season amid allegations of hazing that included a kind of waterboarding.



  • Scooter Braun Reveals Outrageous ‘Jem And The Holograms’ Details
  • Producer Scooter Braun has good things to say about the "Jem and the Holograms" movie.



  • ‘John Wick’ Reviews: Should You See Keanu Reeves’ New Action Movie?
  • Keanu Reeves returns to the action genre with a bang, with the highly-reviewed 'John Wick.' Here's what the critics are saying.



  • Lorde Is Katniss Now?
  • Lorde is Katniss in this detailed piece of fan art. Check out "The Hunger Games" drawing.



  • Happy Birthday Drake: 29 Things To Do Before You Turn 29
  • 29 ridiculous and realistic things Drake can accomplish before his next birthday.



  • Need To Know: Sam Smith Announces His Next Single
  • Sam Smith's newest single, MTV Homecoming last round and everything that you #NeedToKnow.



  • Surprise! J.K. Rowling Will Release A New ‘Harry Potter’ Story On Halloween
  • The 'Harry Potter' author will unveil a new short story about former Hogwarts headmistress Dolores Umbridge next week on Halloween.



  • Watch The New Taylor Swift’s Very Un-Taylor Swift, All-Black-Everything ‘Out Of The Woods’ Performance
  • Taylor Swift performs "Out of the Woods" live for the first time on "Jimmy Kimmel."



  • Watch Nicki Minaj Become Queen Of Everything In Her EMA Promo
  • Nicki Minaj is the queen of everything in this amazing 2014 EMA promo. You have to watch it to believe it.



  • Wait, A Television Show About Marijuana Is Coming To… CNN?
  • CNN announces new show about marijuana franchising in Colorado called 'High Profits.'



  • Fifth Harmony Hit Us Like A ‘Sledgehammer’ With New Single Announcement
  • Fifth Harmony announce the second single off their debut studio album, "Sledgehammer."



  • Meet The Secret Service Dogs Who Withstood Punches To Protect The President
  • Secret Service dogs Hurricane and Jordan are in the spotlight today after taking down another White House fence jumper.





    Heard from CMT

    Site: CMT News

  • How Lady A's Hillary Scott Works Her Curves
  • I will forever picture Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott in her favorite dress and sky-high leather boots, throwing back a double shot of Crown.



  • Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley Wins
  • This was not an adversarial kind of Q&A. But when you put Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard in the same room and ask them both the same questions, one of them is bound to come out looking better.



  • Tips for Chris Young's Visit to Australia
  • From one tourist to another, I've got a few suggestions for one of Chris Young's big and exciting tour stops in the land Down Under.



  • Party Down South 2's Cast Revealed
  • CMT is introducing a new crew of guys and gals from the South who are ready to get their party on when Party Down South 2 premieres Nov. 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.



  • Angaleena Presley Is a Coal Miner's Daughter, Too
  • Angaleena Presley is the kind of person who will fix a dragging car muffler by tying it in place with a guitar string, then work the episode into a song.



  • The Mother of All Nashvilles
  • I was this close to wanting to nominate Rayna for mother of the year after all her heartfelt talks with her daughters on Wednesday's (Oct. 22) episode of Nashville.



  • Sara Evans Shares a Lesson
  • Sure, Sara Evans' new single "Put My Heart Down" has that infectious hook that gets in your head and makes you move, but it's more than just a catchy melody.



  • Little Big Town Toast a Slew of Career Milestones
  • Little Big Town have lots of reasons to raise a glass this week.



  • Brantley Gilbert Found Old Love Back Home
  • Last year, right around this time, I talked to Brantley Gilbert about his old loves.



  • CMT Crossroads: Bob Seger and Jason Aldean Confirmed
  • Get ready to "take those old records off the shelf" when American music icon Bob Seger collaborates with country superstar Jason Aldean for an all-new installment of CMT Crossroads.



  • Miranda Lambert's Not 100 Percent Badass
  • Yes, BuzzFeed, I agree. Miranda Lambert is indeed a "seriously badass role model," as you've dubbed her.



  • Tim McGraw Wore Out 1968 Elvis Album
  • By the time Tim McGraw was old enough to learn how to work a record player, say somewhere in the late 1970s, his very favorite Elvis Presley song was on a 10-year-old album.



  • Where Have All the Cowboy Songs Gone?
  • Country fans always kind of scoff at people who still call it country and western. But, really, would a little more western in our country be all that bad?



  • Sundy Best Bring a Fresh Sound to Austin City Limits Music Festival
  • Fresh new duo Sundy Best were the perfect country artists to travel to Texas to perform on the Discover Great Stage Presented by Pizza Hut at the massive Austin City Limits Music Festival.



  • CMT Artists of the Year Honorees Revealed
  • CMT will celebrate an incredible year in the country music industry by honoring Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban as the top country artists of 2014 in an all-new CMT Artists of the Year special.




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    167  Foundations   Build Me Up Buttercup
    168  Lynyrd Skynyrd Freebird
    169  Bee Gees You Should Be Dancing
    170  David Bowie   The Jean Genie
    171  Elvis Presley Blue Suede Shoes
    172  Sonny & Cher  I Got You Babe
    173  Talking Heads  Once In A Lifetime
    174  Santana Oye Como Va
    175  John Lennon  Woman
    176  Elvis Presley Return To Sender
    177  Al Green Let's Stay Together
    178  Jimi Hendrix All Along The Watchtower
    179  W.C. Handy St. Louis Blues
    180  Lou Reed Walk On The Wild Side
    181  Bob Marley Jammin'
    182  Tammy Wynnette Stand By Your Man
    183  Duke Ellington Orchestra Take The 'A' Train
    184  Ventures Walk Don't Run
    185  Them Gloria
    186  Madonna  Into The Groove
    187  Shirelles Will You Love Me Tomorrow
    188  Kinks Waterloo Sunset
    189  Simon & Garfunkel  Cecilia
    190  America  A Horse With No Name
    191  Blondie  Heart Of Glass
    192  Eagles   Lyin' Eyes
    193  Sister Sledge We Are Family
    194  Temptations   Just My Imagination
    195  Beatles All My Loving
    196  Dire Straits   Sultans of Swing
    197  Eurythmics Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
    198  Everly Brothers Dream
    199  Jethro Tull Aqualung
    200  Electric Light Orchestra Livin' Thing

    201  Neil Young Southern Man
    202  Rolling Stones Brown Sugar
    203  Isacc Hayes Theme from Shaft
    204  Bo Diddley  Bo Diddley
    205  Stevie Wonder Living for the City
    206  Diana Ross Ain't No Mountain High Enough
    207  Frank Sinatra My Way
    208  The Guess Who These Eyes
    209  Cream White Room
    210  Troggs   Wild Thing
    211  Gladys Knight & The Pips Midnight Train To Georgia
    212  Mamas & Papas Monday, Monday
    213  Tommy James & the Shondells   Mony Mony
    214  Scott Mckenzie San Francisco
    215  Deep Purple Smoke on the Water
    216  Devo   Whip It
    217  Tears For Fears Everybody Wants To Rule The World
    218  Kinks Sunny Afternoon
    219  Beach Boys God Only Knows
    220  James Brown Papa's Got A Brand New Bag
    221  Rolling Stones   Sympathy For the Devil
    222  Dion   Abraham, Martin And John
    223  Rick James Super Freak
    224  Big Mama Thornton  Ball n Chain
    225  Roy Orbison   Crying
    226  Sam and Dave Soul Man
    227  Stevie Wonder For Once In My Life
    228  Shangri-Las Remember (Walkin' In The Sand)
    229  The Flamingos I Only Have Eyes For You
    230  Al Green Tired Of Being Alone
    231  Aretha Franklin Respect
    232  Arthur Conley Sweet Soul Music
    233  INXS Need You Tonight
    234  Byrds Mr Tambourine Man
    235  R E M Losing My Religion
    236  Ben E. King Stand By Me
    237  Dion & The Belmonts The Wanderer
    238  Gene Pitney   Town Without Pity
    239  Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Jimmy Mack
    240  Little Eva The Loco-Motion
    241  Elvis Presley Don't Be Cruel
    242  Who My Generation
    243  Manfred Mann  Blinded By The Light
    244  Wilson Pickett Mustang Sally
    245  Doors Light My Fire
    246  Rolling Stones Satisfaction
    247  Red Hot Chili Peppers Under The Bridge
    248  The Who   Summertime Blues
    249  Kinks You Really Got Me
    250  Leslie Gore It's My Party
    251  Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On
    252  Bee Gees How Deep Is Your Love
    253  Chuck Berry Johnny B. Goode
    254  Mott The Hoople All The Young Dudes
    255  Chiffons Sweet Talkin' Guy
    256  Elvis Presley Hound Dog
    257  The Crests Sixteen Candles
    258  Bob Dylan Like A Rolling Stone
    259  The Coasters Young Blood
    260  Dusty Springfield  Son Of A Preacher Man
    261  Paul Simon You Can Call Me Al
    262  Jackson Five  ABC
    263  The Coasters Poison Ivy
    264  Dion The Wanderer
    265  Rod Stewart   Reason To Believe
    266  The Coasters Yakety Yak
    267  Martha Reeves & The Vandellas Jimmy Mack
    268  Van Morrison Have I Told You Lately That I Love You
    269  Beatles I Want To Hold Your Hand
    270  Creedence Clearwater Heard It Through The Grapevine
    271  Eric Clapton  I Shot The Sheriff
    272  Marcels Blue Moon
    273  Aretha Franklin You Make Me Feel Like A Natural Woman
    274  Beach Boys California Girls
    275  Buddy Holly & The Crickets That'll Be The Day
    276  Jerry Lee Lewis  Great Balls Of Fire
    277  Isley Brothers  Shout
    278  Foghat I Just Want to Make Love to You
    279  Muddy Waters Got My Mojo Workin
    280  Four Tops Standing In The Shadows Of Love
    281  Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes Don't Leave Me This Way
    282  Queen Another One Bites The Dust
    283  Kinks Lola
    284  Beatles In My Life
    285  Elvis Presley Love Me Tender
    286  Billy Paul   Me And Mrs Jones
    287  Bill Haley & Comets Rock Around The Clock
    288  Gene Chandler Duke Of Earl
    289  Elvis Presley Always On My Mind
    290  George Michael Faith
    291  Rolling Stones It's Only Rock And Roll
    292  Drifters Up On The Roof
    293  Pink Floyd Another Brick In The Wall
    294  Police   Don't Stand So Close To Me
    295  Frankie Goes To Hollywood Relax
    296  Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
    297  Diana Ross & Supremes You Keep Me Hanging On
    298  Tom Jones It's Not Unusual
    299  Mamas & The Papas California Dreamin
    300  McCoys   Hang On Sloopy









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  • Thirteen years after the release of his first single "Austin," Blake Shelton has made history as the first country music artist to reach Number One on the Billboard Artist 100. The chart, which includes artists of every genre, is measured by album and song sales, radio airplay, online song streaming and...



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  • The handling of a police raid at the home of veteran pop star Sir Cliff Richard is described as inept by the Commons Home Affairs Committee.



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  • A new art gallery showing major works of art from Spain's "golden age" is to open in a former bank in Bishop Auckland, County Durham.



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