RED NOSE SINGLE TRACKS

RED NOSE SINGLE TRACKS

jeanniejeanniejeannie.co.uk BLOG 16th March 2019

 As it was Red Nose Day yesterday details of Red Nose Day singles released each year.

 The Official Comic Relief singles are, in order of year:

               

YEAR    TRACK                                                                 ARTIST                                                                    PEAK                                                                                                                                                                  POSITION

 

1986       LIVING DOLL                                                     – CLIFF RICHARD AND THE YOUNG ONES             1

1987       ROCKIN’ AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE            – MEL SMITH AND KIM WILDE                   3

1989       HELP!                                                    – BANANARAMA AND LA NA NEE NEE NOO NOO                3

1991       THE STONK                                                        – HALE AND PACE                                                            1

1992       (I WANT TO BE) ELECTED                            – MR BEAN AND SMEAR CAMPAIGN                        9

1993       STICK IT OUT                                                    – RIGHT SAID FRED                                                         4

1994       ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS             – PET SHOP BOYS AND ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS               6

1995       LOVE CAN BUILD A BRIDGE                   –  CHER, CHRISSIE HYNDE, NENEH CHERRY

AND  ERIC CLAPTON                                                      1

1997       MAMA / WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE – SPICE GIRLS                                                    1

1999       WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING            – BOYZONE                         1

2001       UPTOWN GIRL                                                   – WESTLIFE                                                                         1

2003       SPIRIT IN THE SKY                                          – GARETH GATES AND THE KUMARS                      1

2005       IS THIS THE WAY TO AMARILLO?            – TONY CHRISTIE & PETER KAY                                1

2005       ALL ABOUT YOU/YOU’VE GOT A FRIEND               – MCFLY                                                               1

2007       I’M GONNA BE (500 MILES)                         – THE PROCLAIMERS FT BRIAN POTTER

AND ANDY PIPKIN                                                            1

2007       WALK THIS WAY                                             – SUGABABES VS. GIRLS ALOUD                                1

2009       JUST CAN’T GET ENOUGH                             – THE SATURDAYS                                                           2

2009       BARRY ISLANDS IN THE STREAM            – VANESSA JENKINS & BRYN WEST

FT TOM JONES                                                         1

2011       GOLD FOREVER                                                – THE WANTED                                                                  3

2011       I KNOW HIM SO WELL                                  – SUSAN BOYLE AND GERALDINE MCQUEEN       11

2013       ONE WAY OR ANOTHER (TEENAGE KICKS)                          -ONE DIRECTION                            1

2015       LAY ME DOWN                                                  – SAM SMITH FEAT JOHN LEGEND                            1

2017       What Do I Know?                                         – Ed Sheeran & Kurupt FM                                     9

 

 

The Official best-selling Comic Relief singles are in order of sales :

                                                               

TRACK                                                                 ARTIST                                                 PEAK                YEAR

POSITION

1              IS THIS THE WAY TO AMARILLO?                            – TONY CHRISTIE & PETER KA1           2005

2              UPTOWN GIRL                                                                   – WESTLIFE                                         1           2001

3              LIVING DOLL                                     – CLIFF RICHARD AND THE YOUNG ONES        1            1986

4              MAMA / WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE – SPICE GIRLS                                   1           1997

5              WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING            – BOYZONE         1           1999

6              ALL ABOUT YOU/YOU’VE GOT A FRIEND               – MCFLY                                               1           2005

7              SPIRIT IN THE SKY          – GARETH GATES AND THE KUMARS                                      1           2003

8              ONE WAY OR ANOTHER (TEENAGE KICKS)          – ONE DIRECTION                          1           2013

9              LAY ME DOWN                                                  – SAM SMITH FEAT JOHN LEGEND      1           2015

10           I’M GONNA BE (500 MILES)                                          – THE PROCLAIMERS FT BRIAN POTTER

AND ANDY PIPKIN                         1           2007

11           JUST CAN’T GET ENOUGH                                             – THE SATURDAYS                           2          2009

12           HELP!                                    – BANANARAMA AND LA NA NEE NEE NOO NOO                3          1989

13           GOLD FOREVER                                                                – THE WANTED                                  3          2011

14           THE STONK                                                                        – HALE AND PACE                            1          1991

15           LOVE CAN BUILD A BRIDGE                                       – HER, CHRISSIE HYNDE, NENEH CHERRY

AND ERIC CLAPTON                       1       1995

16           ROCKIN’ AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE            – MEL SMITH AND KIM WILDE   3       1987

17           BARRY ISLANDS IN THE STREAM                            – VANESSA JENKINS & BRYN WEST

FT TOM JONES                                   1          2009

18           WALK THIS WAY                                             – SUGABABES VS. GIRLS ALOUD                1          2007

19           STICK IT OUT                                                                    – RIGHT SAID FRED                      4          1993

20           ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS                                             PET SHOP BOYS AND

– ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS          6          1994

21           (I WANT TO BE) ELECTED                            – MR BEAN AND SMEAR CAMPAIGN        9          1992

22           WHAT DO I KNOW?                                         – ED SHEERAN & KURUPT FM                     9          2017

23           I KNOW HIM SO WELL                   – SUSAN BOYLE AND GERALDINE MCQUEEN       11    2011                                                                                             

INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY

“Apparently there is nothing that cannot happen today.” –Mark Twain

HAPPINESS IS…

Happiness is…a Red Nose

 GRANDAD’S ONE LINER JOKE OF THE DAY

The first time I got a universal remote control I thought to myself, “This changes everything”.

LOVE IS…

Love is… realising morning would not be the same without him/her

TRACK OF THE DAY

Exits – Foals

Highest Chart Position: No.70 15th March 2019

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