Name Calling On A Friday!


On Friday 13th November 2015, we were experiencing a weather system named “Abigail” in the UK. As this is the first one to be named, we were looking for “Name Songs”! These were the great ideas sent in…..

Billie Jean, Michael Jackson (2 requests)

Veronica, Elvis Costello

Wet, Wet, Wet

Sweet Caroline, Neil Diamond (5 requests)

Jolene, Dolly Parton (3 requests)

Mustang Sally

Valerie, Amy Winehouse/Zutons (5 requests)

Lucy In The Sky…, Beatles (2 requests)

Good Golly Miss Molly, Little Richard

Mandy, Barry Manalow (4 requests)

Delilah, Tom Jones /Queen (4 requests)

Ballad Of John And Yoko, Beatles

Lady Madonna, Beatles

Eleanor Rigby, Beatles (5 requests)

Frankie, Sister Sledge (3 requests)

Hey Jude, Beatles

Ruby, Kaiser Chiefs (3 requests)

Lula, Oasis (2 requests)

Song For Whoever, Beautiful South (3 requests)

That’s Not My Name, Ting Tings

Dear Jessie, Madonna (2 requests)

Alfie, Cilla Black

Jullet, Lawson

Romeo And Juliet, Dire Straits (2 requests)

Roxanne, Police (3 requests)

Heathcliff, Cliff Richard

Patricia, Chris Dr Berg (2 requests)

Angelo, Brotherhood Of Man

Clair, Gilbert O Sullivan

Layla, Derek & The Dominoes (3 requests)

Lovely Rita , Beatles (2 requests)

Lady Lynda, Beach Boys

Boy Named Sue, Johnny Cash (2 requests)

Lovely Linda, Paul McCartney

Alice, Skokie (3 requests)

Martha, Tim Buckley

Fernando, ABBA (2 requests)

Lolas Theme, Shapeshifters

Lola, Kinks

Ruby Love, Cat Stevens

Alison, Elvis Costello (3 requests)

Cathys Clown, Everly Brothers (2 requests)

Barbara Anne, Beach Boys (4 requests)

Claude, Status Quo

Goodbye Norma Jean (Candle In The Wind), Elton John

Ruby, Don’t Take Your Love To Town, Kenny Rogers ( 2 requests)

Ruby Tuesday, Rolling Stones (2 requests)

Daniel, Elton John (3 requests)

Gloria (3 requests)

Rhiannon, Fleetwood Mac

Isabella, Artic Monkies

Umbrella, Rhiannon

Julia, Chris Rea

Whole Lotta Rosie, AC/DC (2 requests)

Maria, Blondie

Except From A Teenage Opera, Keith West

Happy Jack, Who

Telegram Sam, T Rex

Rozalie, Thin Lizzy

Tell Laura I Love Her (2 requests)

Gordon Is A Moron, Jilted John (2 requests)

Frankie And Johnny, Elvis Presley

There’s A Man Down The Chip Shop, Kirsty McColl

Flash, Queen

Dirty Diana, Michael Jackson

Help Me Rhonda, Beach Boys

Ulysses, Franz Ferdinand

Victoria, Kinks

Shakespeare’s Sister


Gloria, Laura Branagn

Emma, Hot Chocolate

Davys On The Road Again

Sarah, Fleetwood Mac

Michelle, Beatles

Oh Carol, Neil Sedaka

Sam, Olivia Newton John

Big John

Cecelia, Simon And Garfunkel

Jane, Jefferson Sharship

Deborah, T Rex

Me And Mandy, Example

Jolene, Vale

Sally (2 requests)

Crazy Mary, Pearl Jam

Cherokee Louise


Caroline, Status Quo

Bobby Girl

Sarah, Thin Lizzy (3 requests)

Yellow Pearl, Thin Lizzy

Violet Hill, Coldplay

Anna Marie, Jim Reeves

Faith, George Michael

Poison Ivy

Oh Julie, Shakin Stevens

I’ll Take You Home Again Katherine

Marie, Bachelors

Penny Lane, Beatles

Pearls A Singer, Elkie Brooks

Sandy, Johmm Travolta


Crackling Rosie, Neil Diamond

Help Me Rhonda, Beach Boys

Cherry Cherry, Neil Diamond

Pool Hall Richard, Rod Stewart

Hey Joe, Jimi Hendrix

Maggie May, Rod Stewart (2 requests)

Bonnie And Clyde

Annie’s Got A Gun, Aerosmith

Lorraine, Bad Manners

Einstein A Go Go, Landscape

Grace Kelly, Mika

Lagatija Nick, Bauhaus

Robert Dr Nero, Bananarama

John, I’m Only Dancing, David Bowie

Telegram Sam

We Didn’t Start The Fire, Billy Joel

Life Of Riley, Lighting Seeds

James Bond, Scouting For Girls

Legend Of Our Time

Madame Butterfly

Ode To Billy Joe

Msn. .Jackson, Outcast

“Major Tom”

Elvis Ain’t Dead, Scouting For Girls

David Watts, Jam

Smithers Jones

Hey Mona

Mathew And Son, Cat Stevens

Long Tall Sally, Little Richard

Eloise, Dammed (2 requests)

Sally Brown, Bad Manners


Martikas Kitchen, Martika

Rounaround Sue, Beach Boys

Ello John

Didn’t Promise You A Rose Garden

Hey There Mathew

Mickey (2 requests)

Black Betty ,Ram Jan (2 requests)

Oh Carlolina, Shaggy

Personal Jesus

Laura, Sissor Sisters

Mary, Sissor Sisters

Iris, Goo Goo Dolls

Jelly The Elephant

Worried About Ray

Buffalo Bill, Baron Knights

Kevin Carter, Manic Street Preachers

Billy Don’t Be A Hero, Paper Lace

Alexandra, Lady GaGs

Love Grows (2 requests)

Songs For Jane, Maroon Five

Moves Like Jagger

Lilly The Pink, Scaffold

Peggy Sue, Buddy Holly (2 requests)

Stacie Mom

Ernie, Benny Hill


Mulder And Scully, Catatona

Santa Baby, Ertha Kitt

Richard The Timid, Supergrass


Mrs Robinson, Simon And Garfunkel

Dr.Jones, Aqua

Peter Pumkin Head, Crash Test Dummies

Cotton Eye Joe,Rednex

Lucy In The Sky, Beatles

Phew…Thanks Everyone ( A record number of songs!)

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One comment

  1. Debbie Keighley · November 14, 2015

    What an absolutely fantastic line up.


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