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5: 1959
You've never had it so good. National Service was abolished and the Tories won a General Election. De Gaulle and Castro emerged. Buddy Holly and Mike Hawthorn died and Adam Faith , Neil Sedaka and Bobby Darin followed Cliff's Livin' Doll towards a mellower style of pop.


Buddy Holly
Mike Hawthorn
Adam Faith
Neil Sedaka
Bobby Darin

BBC Radio 1 England

About BBC Radio 1

BBC Radio 1 is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 30th September 1967.

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