NSR 105

NSR Music

There was some great music around during the years that NSR broadcast. When you consider how few of these songs that 98FM and FM104 played and how big these songs were, it is not difficult to understand how the pirate radio stations at the time were so popular.

Songs on release when NSR launched in October 1991

Oceanic – Insanity
Blur – There’s no other way
Salt and Pepa – Let’s talt about sex
Vic Reeves and the Wonderstuff – Dizzy
Rozalla – Everybody’s free (to feel good)
Cathy Dennis – Too many walls
Sabrina Johnston – Peace
Zoe – Sunshine on a rainy day
Simply Red – Something got me started
Kklass – Rhythm is a mystery
Seal – Killer
East Side Beat – Ride like the wind
Nirvana – Smells like Teen Spirit
M People – How can I love you more (original release)
Simply Red – Stars
U2 – The Fly
Monthy Python’s Flying Circus – Always look on the bright side of life
Julian Lennon – Saltwater

Dec 1991

KLF – Justified and Ancient
Kym Sims – Too blind to see it
Right Said Fred – Don’t talk just kiss
Simply Red – Stars
Guns n Roses – Live and Let Die
Altern 9 – Come with me
UK Mixmasters – The Bare Necessities
Shaft – Roobarb and Custard
Bizarre Inc – Playing with Knives
U2 – Mysterious Ways
Ditigal Orgasm – Running out of time

January 1992
The Prodigy – Everybody in the place
Kiss – God gave rock and roll to you
Ce Ce Peniston – We got a love thang
Genesis – I can’t dance
2 Unlimited – Twilight Zone
Blue Pearl – Can you feel the passion
Wonder Stuff – Welcome to the cheap seats
Michael Jackson – Black or White
Capella – Take me away
Kicks like a mule – The Bouncer

Feb 1992
Shakespear’s Sister – Stay
Shanice – I love your smile
Opus III – It’s a fine day
Pearl Jam – I’m still alive
Tears for Fears – Laid so low

March 1992
Ce Ce Peniston – Finally
Mr. Big – To be with you
KLF – What time is love
U2 – One
New Atlantic – I know
Nirvana – Come as you are
Erasure – Breath of life
Liquid – Sweet Harmony
Alison Limerick – Make it on my own

April 1992
Right Said Fred – Deeply Dippy
Vanessa Williams – Save the best for last
SL2 – On a ragga tip
Soul II Soul – Joy
Ten Sharp – You
Marc Almond – The days of Pearly Spencer
Pragha Khan – Injected with a Poison
Eric Clapton – Tears in Heaven
KWS – Please don’t go
Genesis – Hold on my heart

May 1992
Ugly Kid Joe – Everything about you
En Vogue – My lovin’
2 Unlimited – Workaholic
Kris Kross – Jump
Metallica – Nothing else matters
The Cure – Friday I’m in love
Bassheads – Back to the old school
Utah Saints – Something Good

June 1992
George Michael – Too funky
Take That – It only takes a minute girl
Orb – Blue Room
U2 – Even better than the real thing
Messiah – Temple of dreams
Incognito – Don’t you worry bout a thing
Faith no more – Midlife crisis
B 52’s – Good stuff
Prefab Sprout – The sound of crying
Snap – Rhythm is a dancer
Urban Shakedown – Some justice

July 1992
Jimmy Nail – Ain’t no d
Smart E’s – Seasame’s Treet
Urban Hype – A trip to Trumpton
Prince and the New Power Generation – Sexy MF
Shamen – LSI (Love Sex Intelligence)
Was (Not Was) – Shake your head
Sophie B Hawkins – Damn I wish I was your lover
Nirvana – Lithium
Billy Ray Cyrus – Achy Breaky Heart

August 1992
Luther Vandros/Janer Jackson – The best things in life are free
Jon Secada – Just another day
Felix – Don’t you want me
Undercover – Baker St.
Betty Boo – Let me take you there
KWS – Rock you baby
Lionel Richie – My destiny
Shamen - Ebeneezer Goode
Shabba Ranks – Mister Loverman
Genesis – Jesus He knows me

September 1992
Dr Alban – It’s my life
Bob Marley – Iron Lion Zion
East 17 – House of love
Boyz to Men – End of the road
Tasmin Archer – Sleeping Satellite
Prodigy – Fire
ABBA – Dancing Queen
INXS – Baby don’t cry
Boy George – The Crying Game
U96 – Das Boot
Stereo MCs – Connected
REM – Drive

October 1992
Bizarre Inc – I’m gonna get you
Madonna – Erotica
Doctor Spin – Tetris
Take That – A million love songs
Simple Minds – Alive and kicking
Prince – My name is prince
Bon Jovi – Keep the faith
Arrested Development – People everyday
Felix – It will make me crazy
Go West – Faithful
M People – Excited

November 1992
Charles and Eddie – Would I like to you
Whitney Houston – I will always love you
Shamen – Boss Drum
Undercover – Never let her slip away
Vanessa Paridis – Be my baby
Michael – Heal the world

December 1992
Take That – Could it be magic
Boney M – Boney M Megamix
Shamen – Phorever People
Madonna – Deeper and Deeper
Prodigy – Deeper and Deeper
Heaven 17 – Temptation
Stereo MCs – Step it up
Lisa Stansfield – Someday I’m coming back
Undercover – Never let her slip away
U2 – Who’s gonna ride your wild horses
SL2 – Way in my brain
REM – Man on the moon

January 1993
Snap – Exterminate
West End feat Sybil – The love I lost
Arrested Development – Mr. Wendal
Faith No More – I’m easy
2 Unilmited – No Limit
Usuar – Open your mind
The Beloved – Sweet Harmony
Peter Gabriel – Steam
East 17 – Deep
Duran Duran – Ordinary World
Bon Jovi – Bed of roses
Go West – What you won’t do for love
Pop Will Eat Itself - Get The Girl! Kill The Baddies!
M People – How can I love you more (rerelease)
Rapination & Kym Mazelle - Love Me The Right Way

February 1993
Take That – Why can’t I wake up with you
Whitney Houston – I’m every woman
Lenny Kravitz – Are you gonna go my way
Shaggy – Oh Carolina
Depeche Mode – I feel you
REM – The Sidewinder sleeps tonight
Oui 3 – For what it’s worth
Dina Carroll – This time
KD Lang – Constant Craving

March 1993
Snow – Informer
Bluebells – Young at heart
PM Dawn - Looking Through Patient Eyes
Sybil - When I'm Good And Ready
Madonna - Bad Girl
Sunscreem - Pressure Us
Jade - Don't Walk Away
Madonna – Fever
Bryan Ferry - I Put A Spell On You
Bananarama – More more more

April 2003
Shaggy - Oh Carolina
Sub sub - Ain't No Love (Ain't No Use)
Cappella - U Got 2 Know
New Order – Regret
Duran Duran – Come undone
Prodigy – Wind it up
Ugly Kid Joe – Cats in the cradle
REM - Everybody Hurts
Dr alban - Sing Hallelujah
Arrested Development – Tennesse
World Party - Is It Like Today
D:Ream - U R The Best Thing
Dance 2 Trance - P.ower Of A.merican N.atives

May 2005
Ace of Base - All That She Wants
Inner Circle - Sweat (A La La La La Long)
Janet Jackson - That's The Way Love Goes
2 Unlimited - Tribal Dance
UB40 - (I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You
Shabba Ranks feat Maxi Priest – Housecall
Spin Doctors - Two Princes
House of Pain - Jump Around

June 1993
Gabrielle – Dreams
Haddaway - What Is Love
Chaka Demus & Pliers – Tease me
Lisa Stansfield - In All The Right Places
Snap - Do You See The Light (Looking For...)
M People - One Night In Heaven
East 17 - West End Girls
House Of Pain - Jump around
Niamh Kavanagh – In your eyes

July 1993
Take That – Pray
4 Non Blondes – What’s Up?
Dannii Minogue – This is it
Taylor Dayne - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love
Urban Cookie Collective – The Key: The Secret
Freddie Mercury – Living on my own
OUI 3 - Break From The Old Routine
Robin S – Luv 4 luv
REM – Nightswimming

August 1993
Culture Club – Mr. Vain
Captain Hollywood Project – More and More
Urban Cookie Collective – Feels like heaven
Bitty McClean - It Keeps Rainin' (Tears From My Eyes)
Take That – Pray
Billy Joel - The River Of Dreams
SWV - Right Here
Aftershock - Slave To The Vibe
Goodmen – Give it up
Juliet Roberts - Caught In The Middle
2 Unlimited – Faces

September 1993
Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince – Boom! Shake the room
Pet Shop Boys – Go West
Chaka Demus & Pliers – She don’t let nobody
Mariah Carey – Dreamlover
Haddaway – Life
Stakka Bo – Here we go
Moby – Move
Gabrielle – Going nowhere

October 1993
Meatloaf - I'd Do Anything For Love (But I Won't Do That)
Take That feat Lulu – Relight my fire
Eternal – Stay
Cappella - U Got 2 Let The Music
Prodigy – One love
Time Frequency - Real Love '93

November 1993
Soul Asylum - Runaway Train
Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin'
The Orb - Little Fluffy Clouds
2 Unlimited - Maximum Overdrive
Leftfield Lydon – Open Up
K-Klass – Let me show you
M People - Don't Look Any Further
Bee Gees - For Whom The Bell Tolls
Whitney Houston - Queen Of The Night
Frankie goes to Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome

December 1993
Take That – Babe
East 17 - It's Alright
K7 – Come baby come

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