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# songs

This year
Poll: What's your favourite Burt Bacharach song?
So. Many. Hits.
Last year
Quiz: How well do you know these songs about July?
It’s as good a time as any to put on a few tunes.
All time
Quiz: How well do you know these obscure Christmas songs?
Get Behind Me, Santa!
Quiz: How well do you know songs about Friday?
“Friday, I’m in… what’s that line again?”
Quiz: How well do you remember these Christmas number ones?
Let them know it’s Christmas time … by doing this quiz.
Ariana Grande, Drake and Ed Sheeran - what most people listened to on Spotify this decade
Four of the five most streamed artists of this decade were male.
RTÉ won't be playlisting Michael Jackson as it could be insensitive to listeners
This is due to allegations about the famed singer, which are detailed in a new four-hour documentary.
Poll: Is it ok for radio stations to start playing Christmas songs now?
Give it to us straight. Be honest.
Now That's What I Call Music 36 is 20 years old - here's every song ranked from worst to best
Prepare to go down a 90s rabbit hole.
Songs For Driving To A First Date
Here’s our playlist to limber you up.
Here's Ireland's song for the Euros - what do you think?
It will be available to download through iTunes and Google Play from Friday.
Songs for Night Driving (that won't put you to sleep) has your playlist sorted.
This chart shows the most commonly used Christmas songs in movies
Did you know Jingle Bells has been used in 373 movies? Well, now you do.
Yes, it's that time of year again - Christmas FM is back and here's where you can hear it
Your FM and digital listening options for the country’s festive HQ.
Good news for film producers ... people can now sing 'Happy Birthday' without being sued
Warner Chappell Music does “not own a valid copyright,” a judge said.
How Well Do You Know The Lyrics To The Fields of Athenry?
It’s time to put your knowledge to the test…
7 Alive-O songs from primary school that are still absolute bangers
CONNECTED! Connected! You and I connected!
Here are the 10 songs that make us feel the most nostalgic, according to Spotify
Ready to pine for your youth?
9 songs that might be total rip offs of other songs
What does that remind me of… ?
Here's how you can listen to YouTube music without opening a tab
Another way to turn the video site into your own music player.
7 Songs From Your Youth That Might Make You Weep
Mary Black, Johnny Logan, The Frog Chorus…
Pitbull, J-Lo, Shakira and Gary Barlow; 2014's World Cup songs
The official song has come in for some criticism, while England have dropped their endorsed track.
Ready to be horrified? This site tells you what song you were conceived to
7 songs that will always remind you of that TV moment
They were just made for each other.
How many of these misheard song lyics did you notice this year?
What do you mean, Daft Punk weren’t singing about Mexican monkeys?
On this night in 1997 you were listening to... Joe Dolan & Dustin
A Friday Flashback to get you started…
One minute mashup of songs that 'ripped off' other songs...
… with the songs they ripped off.
What happens when our favourite bands and foods collide?
Amazing puns, that’s what.
Join the discussion: What are your desert island discs?
We want to hear what songs you’d take with you if you were cast away.
LISTEN: The BBC explains why 'Ding Dong' Thatcher song made number 2
‘Ding! Dong! The Witch is Dead’ made number two in the UK singles charts; here’s how the BBC treated the news…
Updated: BBC to play ‘short clip’ of Oz song after ‘ding-dong’ with Thatcher fans
The broadcaster is under pressure to ban the song which has surged up the charts in the wake of Margaret Thatcher’s death on Monday.
14 moments to remind you how amazing movie soundtracks used to be
Anyone for a bar of Take My Breath Away?
The best songs to have sex to (according to Twitter)
This hashtag has us worried.
On this night in 1993 you were listening to... 2 Unlimited
A musical flashback to get your weekend started…
Best Whitney Houston cover you’ll hear today
And it was recorded in a moving van!
Column: We need to make the Irish language cool again
We have a love/hate relationship with Irish – but the only way to get young people speaking it is to take it out of the classroom, writes Traic Ó Braonáin.
It's a long, long way to Tipperary: inspiring peace, not war
The annual Tipperary Peace Convention takes place this week as the song which inspired it celebrates its 100th anniversary.
VIDEO: Every Eurovision song you've ever heard, ever.
Jedward who? Dermot and Dave of 98fm came up with the winning formula for taking the Eurovision crown…
Irish songwriter hoping for Eurovision success - with Moldova
Aidan O’Connor’s track Live Forever is in the running to become Moldova’s national entry to Azerbaijan.
Column: I found the heart of Ireland in the Fairytale of New York
Englishwoman Sarah Franklin had heard the classic Pogues song many times – but she had never truly experienced its magic until she saw it performed by a club full of emotional Irish people at Christmas.