MUSIC

Playlists, mixes, videos and more

VIDEOS

Watch great music videos old and new from over 20 YouTube playlists, many adapted from their Spotify equivalents.

Launch Jukebox

Favourites

UK Chart hits

Playlists of tracks that entered the UK singles chart by year (including some AA-sides and up to two tracks per 'EP' single)

Ultramix

Journey through the 90s and 00s with this epic collection of year by year multi-part music mixes available to stream on Mixcloud

Ultramix home

Earcatchers

Playlists of up to 100 favourite tracks as compiled and ranked at the end of each year.

Time Zones

Playlists Index

Created Title Tracks Type Notes
2020-08-26
More Instrumentals 2000-2009
Open
15+ A varied selection of instrumental tracks from the 00s that were not included in the Favourites list
2020-07-29
Lockdown Blues
Open
43 A varied selection of recent music
2020-07-29
Saint Etienne presents: Songs For A Central Park Picnic
Open
23 Conceptual Based on the compilation released in 2013
2020-05-10
2020 May-Aug
Open
40
Specific to year
2020-05-09
2020 Jan-Apr
Open
60
Specific to year
Music caught up on in 2020 between January and April including numerous releases from 2019 first heard this year.
2019-12-31
100 Favourite Hit Singles
1990-1999
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite hits (UK singles peaking within the Top 75 chart) of the decade in reverse order
2019-12-31
Earcatchers 2019
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2019-12-23
100 Favourite hits of
1999
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1999 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2019-12-23
100 Favourite hits of
1998
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1998 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2019-10-01
100 Favourite hits of
1997
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1997 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2019-07-27
100 Favourite hits of
1996
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1996 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2019-05-25
100 Favourite hits of
1995
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1995 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2019-02-22
Made Inside 2 Minutes
Open
150+
Specific to criteria
Tracks no more than 2 minutes long
2019-01-22
BOLERODROME
Open
30+
Specific to track
Different performances of the classical composer Ravel's piece 'Bolero'
2018-12-31
Earcatchers 2018
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2018-12-01
Nextstep 2010-2019
Open
15+
Specific to genre/style
ONGOING
2018-11-04
100 Favourite hits of
1994
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1994 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2018-10-14
100 Favourite hits of
1993
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1993 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2018-09-14
100 Favourite hits of
1992
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1992 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2018-10-07
Earcatchers - 20th Century Dance
Open
100+
Specific to century; Dance-orientated
2018-09-02
100 Favourite hits of
1991
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1991 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2018-06-02
Disco 2010-2019: BPM 100-120
Open
50+
Specific to genre, decade
ONGOING
2018-06-02
Disco 2020-2019: BPM 120-130
Open
80+
Specific to genre, decade
2018-05-29
Techno 2010-2019
Open
30+
Specific to genre, decade
ONGOING
2018-05-01
Steve's Top 40th
Open
40
Specific to criteria
Favourite track in the UK Top 40 singles chart for each week of each birthday of each year from 1979 to 2018
2018-01-30
100 Favourite hits of
1990
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
In descending order, singles that spent one or more weeks in the UK Top 75 in
1990 on their first release including AA sides, EP tracks and 12" mixes or other extended versions.
2018-01-04
GHOST.FM LITE
Open
1515
Compendium
2017-12-31
Earcatchers 2017
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2017-11-26
A23
Open
38 Travel inspired
2017-11-12
80s HOUSE
Open
19
Specific to genre, decade
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1978
Open
19
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1979
Open
141
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1980
Open
19
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1981
Open
21
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1982
Open
15
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1983
Open
27
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-11-05
Disco
1984
Open
17
Specific to genre, year
ONGOING
2017-10-22
90s TECHNO
Open
18
Specific to genre, decade
ONGOING
2017-10-11
70s Extended Hits
Open
35
Specific to decade
Longer versions of 70s classics
2017-10-11
Favourites: Indie Rock & Alternative Pop hits
1985-1989
Open
35
Specific to genre, decade half
2017-10-11
Favourites: Soul & RnB hits
1985-1989
Open
77
Specific to genre, decade half
2017-10-11
Favourites: Synth Pop hits
1980-1989
Open
103
Specific to genre, decade
2017-10-11
Favourites: Electro, House & Techno hits
1980-1989
Open
69
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: MOR & AOP hits
1980-1989
Open
151
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: Rock hits
1980-1989
Open
37
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: Power Pop & Rock hits
1980-1989
Open
97
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: Pop hits
1980-1989
Open
193
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: Rap hits
1980-1989
Open
34
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: Reggae & Related hits
1980-1989
Open
32
Specific to genre, decade
2017-09-21
Favourites: New wave hits
1980-1984
Open
81
Specific to genre, decade half
2017-09-21
Favourites: Disco-Dance hits
1980-1984
Open
67
Specific to genre, decade half
2017-09-21
Favourites: Funk, Groove & Boogie hits
1980-1984
Open
89
Specific to genre, decade half
2017-09-21
Favourites: Soul & RnB hits
1980-1984
Open
20
Specific to genre, decade half
2017-09-05
GHOST.FM LATE
Open
1620
2017-07-30
100 Favourite Non-Singles
1990-1999
Open
50+
Specific to decade
ONGOING
2017-07-26
Earcatchers Instrumental Dance
Open
105
2017-07-19
Noughties Nook
Open
270
Specific to decade
2017-07-19
Nineties Nook
Open
68
Specific to decade
2017-07-17
GHOST.FM DARK
Open
568
2017-07-17
Big Bangers 00-09
Open
235
2017-07-17
Bailiwick Beats 00-09
Open
19
Specific to decade
2017-07-14
80s GROOVES
Open
243
Specific to decade
2017-06-30
Bailiwick Beats 90-99
Open
75
Specific to decade
2017-06-27
Long Distance Disco
Open
31
2017-06-27
Bailiwick Breaks 90-09
Open
60
Specific to decade
2017-06-27
GHOST.FM CLUB
Open
218
2017-06-27
FUKDAGLITZNGLAMMA
Open
84
2017-06-19
Favourite under-rated hits of the 80s
Open
120
Specific to decade
2017-06-11
100 Favourite Hit Singles
1980-1989
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
2017-06-06
Earcatchers - 20th Century
Open
92
Specific to century
2017-06-06
100 Favourite Instrumentals
1990-1999
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in late 2020
2017-05-26
80s DANCE HITS
Open
313
Specific to decade
2017-05-26
80s EXTENDED HITS
Open
142
Specific to decade
2017-05-17
Earcatchers Mobile
Open
50
2016-12-31
100 Favourite Hit Singles 2010-2019
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in January 2020
2016-12-31
Earcatchers 2016
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2016-12-28
Tracks from Speculator's Short Bus Radio 2006-2009
Open
75
2016-11-20
100 Favourite Instrumentals
1980-1989
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in late 2020
2016-11-20
100 Favourite Instrumentals
1970-1979
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in 2020, a vaguely ranked 'pop leaning' list of instrumentals (some with brief vocals) in reverse order. Some instrumentals that entered the UK Top 40 chart instead appear in 100 Favourite Hit Singles
1970-1979.
2016-11-17
pOptiMists O tIME
Open
428
2016-11-17
Big Bangers 90-99
Open
126
Specific to decade
2016-11-02
100 Favourite Hit Singles
1970-1979
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
See the full list in the FAVOURITES section
2016-10-06
100 Favourite Instrumentals 2010-2019
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in January 2020
2016-10-06
100 Favourite Non-Singles 2010-2019
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in January 2020
2016-10-06
100 Favourite Non-Hit Singles 2010-2019
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in January 2020
2016-09-05
100 Favourite Hit Singles 2010-2014
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to half-decade
Finalised in January 2015
2016-09-05
UK chart hits 10-14
Open
2143
Specific to half-decade
Excludes re-entries of hits released before 2010
2016-03-16
500 UK chart favourites
1970-1979
Open
503
Specific to decade
Compiled from the UK Chart hits lists
2016-02-27
80s MELLOW
Open
264
2015-12-31
Earcatchers 2015
Open
100
Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2015-12-15
100 Favourite Remixes & Edits 2010-2019
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Finalised in January 2020
2015-12-15
100 Favourite Remixes & Edits
1990-1999
Open
55
2015-06-10
41 singles that peaked at #41 in the UK chart
Open
41
2014-12-31
Earcatchers 2014
Open
100
Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2014-02-16
HIPPOS IN TANKS
Open
23
Specific to record label
2014-02-16
Software Records
Open
20
Specific to record label
2013-12-31
Earcatchers 2013
Open
100
Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2013-10-13
Last.fm loved tracks
Open
827
2013-01-20
Prince UK singles
Open
37
Specific to artist; chronological
2012-12-31
Earcatchers 2012
Open
100
Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2012-04-05
ILM (I Love Music online community) Top 100 Tracks Of The
1970s
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
2012-04-05
ILM (I Love Music online community) Top 100 Tracks Of The
1980s
Open
99
2011-12-31
Earcatchers 2011
Open
100
Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2011-12-31
Earcatchers 2010
Open
100
Specific to year
Favourite tracks of the year in reverse order
2011-11-06
1976 50 Great Hits
Open
54
2011-09-25
100 Favourite Non-Hit Singles 2000-2009
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite singles of the decade that failed to reach the UK Top 40 chart - in reverse order
2011-09-25
100 Favourite Hit Singles 2000-2009
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite singles of the decade that reached the UK Top 40 chart - in reverse order
2011-09-25
100 Favourite Remixes & Edits 2000-2009
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite remixes, edits and mash-ups of the decade in reverse order
2011-09-25
100 Favourite Non-Singles 2000-2009
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite tracks of the decade that were not released as singles in the UK - in reverse order
2011-09-04
100 Favourite Instrumentals 2000-2009
Open
100
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite instrumental tracks of the decade in reverse order
2011-04-25
Hangover Lounge 110515
Open
30
2010-12-16
Sample Parking Day And Night
Open
UPDATED OFTEN
90+ Tracks sampled in other tracks
2010-11-28
The Mighty Robyn
Open
39
Specific to artist
2010-11-26
As sampled by Kanye West
Open
98
Specific to artist; criteria
2010-11-26
Kanye's Best
Open
30
Specific to artist
2010-08-31
The Scenic Route: Saint Etienne
Open
30
Specific to artist
Favourite tracks excluding "A-side" hits
2010-05-17
The Brit Box: Dance '88-'99
Open
68
Specific to genres, time period
An equivalent of the 'Brit Box' compilation of UK Indie rock and pop, covering British strains of House, Techno, Rap and Breakbeat from the end of the 20th century.
2010-00-00
Origins of Big Beat (1988-1994)
Open
16
Specific to genre, time period
COMPLETE
2010-00-00
As sampled by Saint Etienne
Open
POPULAR
50+
Specific to artist; criteria
Also includes tracks that provided clear inspiration for specific Saint Etienne tracks without being sampled directly
2010-00-00
The Scenic Route: Pet Shop Boys
Open
40+
Specific to artist
Favourite tracks excluding "A-side" hits
2010-00-00
100 Favourite Tracks 2000-2009
Open
40+
RANKED; Specific to decade
Favourite tracks of the decade in reverse order