Trevor Nelson celebrates the chart success of soul-funk-pop star Prince - who was 50 in June - with a rundown of the singer's 30 top-selling UK singles, from a repertoire that includes more than 25 top-20 hits, starting with 1983's 1999, which which reached number two in 1985. Top music stars discuss their high regard for Prince's output.
(See also tomorrow 2pm)
1/2. Paul O'Grady pays tribute to hugely influential BBC giant Bill Cotton , who contributed to the production or promotion of some of Britain's biggest TV shows, including Top of the Pops (1964), The Morecambe and Wise Show (1968), Dad's Army (1968), Monty Python 's Flying Circus (1969), The Generation Game (1971), The Two Ronnies (1971), The Good Life (1975) and To the Manor Born (1979). Featuring input from big-name contributors. Cotton died in August, aged 80. Concludes tomorrow at 7pm. Producer Malcolm Prince
Another chance to hear a concert to mark the 30th anniversary of Saturday Night Fever's 18-week run at number one on the UK LP chart in 1978. Bee Gee Robin Gibb performs with Sam Sparro , Sharleen Spiteri and the BBC Concert Orchestra, directed by Anne Dudley. (Rvised repeat)
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