Friday, August 31, 2012

The Soundtrack to British Culture

Sex Pistols i Norge, 1977
Sex Pistols i Norge, 1977 (Photo credit: Riksarkivet (National Archives of Norway))

BBC Radio 2 has chosen these 10 songs as 'the soundtrack to British culture'

We’ll Meet Again - Vera Lynn (1939)
Rock Island Line - Lonnie Donegan (1954)
She Loves You - Beatles (1963)
My Boy Lollipop - Millie Small (1964)
A Whiter Shade of Pale - Procul Harum (1967)
Je T’Aime... Moi Non Plus - Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin (1969)
God Save The Queen - Sex Pistols (1977)
Two Tribes - Frankie Goes To Hollywood (1984)
Ebeneezer Goode - The Shamen (1992)
Rehab - Amy Winehouse (2006)

Do These Songs Represent British Culture - Telegraph

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