FT Life of a Song

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Each month FT music critics and contributors discuss the story of a song, from its origins and early recordings through cover versions good and bad. Formerly called FT Arts.

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FT Life of a Song

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1 Sincerity or self-branding: what defines millennial music?2018-04-20 19:03:40
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2 Kate Bush's Wuthering Heights2018-03-15 11:30:00
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3 1968: The Year that Music Changed2018-01-23 05:00:00
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4 The best Christmas music: a definitive guide2017-12-19 05:00:00
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5 The Life of a Song: Strange Fruit2017-11-17 15:15:00
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6 The Life of a Song: Make You Feel My Love2017-10-19 10:00:00
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7 The Hits that Shook the World2017-09-15 04:00:00
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8 The Life of a Song: Wild Thing2017-08-14 10:40:00
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9 The Life of a Song: Elvis Presley's Heartbreak Hotel2017-07-18 10:47:00
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10 The Life of a Song: Radiohead's No Surprises2017-06-13
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11 The Life of a Song: (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction2017-05-21 22:00:00
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The Life of a Song: (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

David Honigmann looks at how a sleeping Keith Richards dreamt up a riff that would later develop into a number one hit for Rolling Stones and become one of the most recognisable rock anthems of all times. Credits: ABKCO Records Inc, Universal International Music B.V, Rhino Atlantic, Virgin Records Ltd. …read more

12 The Life of a Song: A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall2017-05-14 22:00:00
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13 The Life of a Song: Je T'aime... Moi Non Plus2017-05-07 22:00:00
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14 The Life of a Song: The Message2017-04-30 22:00:00
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15 The Life of a Song: Tainted Love2017-04-23 22:00:00
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16 The Life of a Song: O Sole Mio2017-04-23 22:00:00
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17 The Life of a Song: Let It Go2017-04-16 22:00:00
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18 The Life of a Song: Hotel California2017-04-03 11:00:00
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19 The Life of a Song: Midnight Train to Georgia2017-03-26 22:00:00
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20 The Life of a Song: 9 to 52017-03-19 23:00:00
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