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Bob Stanley’s Pop Playlist

October 9, 2013 | by Faber Social

Tags: Bob Stanley, Playlist, Pop, Yeah Yeah Yeah

Bob Stanley’s Yeah Yeah Yeah tells the chronological story of the modern pop era, from its beginnings in the fifties with the dawn of the charts, vinyl, and the music press, to pop’s digital switchover in the year 2000, from Rock Around the Clock to Crazy In Love.

For your listening pleasure, Bob Stanley has curated the perfect modern pop playlist:

Catfish Boogie – Tennessee Ernie Ford
Susie Q – Dale Hawkins
I’m Shakin’ – Little Willie John
Too Much – Elvis Presley
Wild Weekend – Rockin’ Rebels
Mama Said – The Shirelles
Just Like Eddie – Heinz
It Won’t Be Long – The Beatles
Baby I Love You – The Ronettes
Keep Searchin’ – Del Shannon
One More Heartache – Marvin Gaye
Great Airplane Strike – Paul Revere & the Raiders
Lucifer Sam – Pink Floyd
Good Times Bad Times – Led Zeppelin
Hey Willy – The Hollies
ABC – Jackson Five
Penny Gold – Lindy Stevens
All The Way From Memphis – Mott The Hoople
Here In Heaven – Sparks
It’s Been So Long – George McCrae
Shake Some Action – Flamin’ Groovies
Action Time Vision – Alternative TV
Rock n Roll – Human League
Angel Eyes – Roxy Music
Looking For Clues – Robert Palmer
Walkin’ On Sunshine – Rockers Revenge
Age of Consent – New Order
Touch Me – Fonda Rae
I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On – Cherelle
Left To My Own Devices – Pet Shop Boys
A Day In The Life – Black Riot
Doowutchyalike – Digital Underground
Wrote For Luck – Happy Mondays
Youth Against Fascism – Sonic Youth
She’s a Lady – Pulp
Let Me Be Your Fantasy – Baby D
Tease Me – Chaka Demus & Pliers
Regulate – Warren G & Nate Dogg
The Boy Is Mine – Brandy & Monica
Flowers – Sweet Female Attitude