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Most popular songs in Classic FM playlist

Title
Popularity
First heard
Last heard
Johann Pachelbel - Canon in D major
Johann Pachelbel - Canon in D major
2009-01-01
Popularity:
7days70.47%
28days280.46%
6months1810.48%
12months2830.46%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 17 hours ago
Gabriel Faure - Pavane opus 50
Gabriel Faure - Pavane opus 50
2023-05-02
Popularity:
7days60.4%
28days260.43%
6months1700.45%
12months2720.44%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 10 hours ago
Edward Elgar - Variations on an Original Theme Opus 36 (9)
Edward Elgar - Variations on an Original Theme Opus 36 (9)
1991-01-01
Popularity:
7days60.4%
28days250.41%
6months1540.41%
12months2440.4%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 8 hours ago
Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No.1 (1)
Edvard Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite No.1 (1)
2011-06-28
Popularity:
7days50.33%
28days250.41%
6months1620.43%
12months2270.37%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria Rusticana - Intermezzo
Pietro Mascagni - Cavalleria Rusticana - Intermezzo
2023-09-15
Popularity:
7days60.4%
28days250.41%
6months1790.48%
12months2940.48%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No.2 (6)
Dmitri Shostakovich - Jazz Suite No.2 (6)
2014-04-24
Popularity:
7days60.4%
28days230.38%
6months1390.37%
12months2290.37%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
John Barry - Dances with Wolves - John Dunbar Theme
John Barry - Dances with Wolves - John Dunbar Theme
1997-01-17
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days230.38%
6months1580.42%
12months2460.4%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 16 hours ago
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No.40 in G minor (1)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No.40 in G minor (1)
1988-10-15
Popularity:
7days60.4%
28days210.35%
6months1160.31%
12months1820.3%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 8 hours ago
Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on Greensleeves
Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on Greensleeves
1972-10-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days210.35%
6months1650.44%
12months2570.42%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Gustav Holst - The Planets Opus 32 (4)
Gustav Holst - The Planets Opus 32 (4)
1981-01-01
Popularity:
7days50.33%
28days190.31%
6months1340.36%
12months2140.35%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Richard Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra Opus 30 (1)
Richard Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra Opus 30 (1)
1995-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days190.31%
6months1210.32%
12months1910.31%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake - Scene (Act II)
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake - Scene (Act II)
2013-10-01
Popularity:
7days60.4%
28days180.3%
6months1140.3%
12months1680.27%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No.3 in D major BWV.1068 (2)
Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suite No.3 in D major BWV.1068 (2)
2002-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days180.3%
6months1070.29%
12months1590.26%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 3 days ago
George Frideric Handel - Sarabande
George Frideric Handel - Sarabande
2019-11-08
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days180.3%
6months1310.35%
12months2030.33%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 18 hours ago
Samuel Barber - Adagio For Strings
Samuel Barber - Adagio For Strings
2010-01-18
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days180.3%
6months1020.27%
12months1680.27%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 4 days ago
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Marriage of Figaro - Overture
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Marriage of Figaro - Overture
2009-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days180.3%
6months1130.3%
12months1870.31%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Benjamin Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (exc.)
Benjamin Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra (exc.)
2007-08-03
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days170.28%
6months1020.27%
12months1540.25%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Giuseppe Verdi - La Traviata - Prelude to Act I
Giuseppe Verdi - La Traviata - Prelude to Act I
1977-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days170.28%
6months1220.33%
12months2090.34%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 17 hours ago
Ronald Binge - Sailing By
Ronald Binge - Sailing By
1994-07-11
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days170.28%
6months1070.29%
12months1660.27%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 16 hours ago
George Frideric Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
George Frideric Handel - Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
2008
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days170.28%
6months1270.34%
12months1970.32%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Aram Khachaturian - Adagio of Spartacus & Phrygia
Aram Khachaturian - Adagio of Spartacus & Phrygia
1989-01-01
Popularity:
7days50.33%
28days160.26%
6months1150.31%
12months1760.29%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 19 hours ago
Barrington Pheloung - Inspector Morse - Theme
Barrington Pheloung - Inspector Morse - Theme
1995-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days160.26%
6months1450.39%
12months2070.34%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No.2 in D major (2)
George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No.2 in D major (2)
2011-02-07
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days160.26%
6months1260.34%
12months1970.32%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 9 hours ago
Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite Opus 11 (1)
Jean Sibelius - Karelia Suite Opus 11 (1)
2001-09-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days160.26%
6months1010.27%
12months1640.27%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 9 hours ago
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem K.626 - Lacrimosa
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem K.626 - Lacrimosa
2013-04-08
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days150.25%
6months690.18%
12months1010.17%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 3 days ago
Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave) Opus 26
Felix Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture (Fingal's Cave) Opus 26
2011-01-01
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days150.25%
6months900.24%
12months1400.23%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
George Butterworth - The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth - The Banks of Green Willow
1993-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days150.25%
6months790.21%
12months1270.21%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 7 hours ago
Howard Shore - The Lord of the Rings - Breaking of the Fellowship
Howard Shore - The Lord of the Rings - Breaking of the Fellowship
2020-03-06
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days150.25%
6months870.23%
12months1440.24%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 4 days ago
Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade Opus 35 (3)
Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade Opus 35 (3)
2017-08-25
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days150.25%
6months1050.28%
12months1700.28%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 7 hours ago
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker - Waltz of the Flowers
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker - Waltz of the Flowers
2010-10-11
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days150.25%
6months460.12%
12months860.14%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 6 hours ago
Frederick Delius - Florida Suite (2)
Frederick Delius - Florida Suite (2)
2022-08-05
Popularity:
7days50.33%
28days140.23%
6months780.21%
12months1210.2%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 12 hours ago
William Walton - Crown Imperial
William Walton - Crown Imperial
2004-05-24
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days140.23%
6months990.26%
12months1580.26%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 9 hours ago
Jay Ungar - The Ashokan Farewell
Jay Ungar - The Ashokan Farewell
2007-01-01
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days140.23%
6months900.24%
12months1400.23%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 8 hours ago
Aaron Copland - Fanfare For The Common Man
Aaron Copland - Fanfare For The Common Man
1960
Popularity:
7days50.33%
28days140.23%
6months670.18%
12months1060.17%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 3 hours ago
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No.6 in F major Opus 68 (1)
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No.6 in F major Opus 68 (1)
1991-01-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days140.23%
6months870.23%
12months1410.23%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Michael Kamen - Band of Brothers
Michael Kamen - Band of Brothers
2001-07-19
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days140.23%
6months580.16%
12months840.14%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Aaron Copland - 'Simple Gifts'
Aaron Copland - 'Simple Gifts'
2020-07-01
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days140.23%
6months760.2%
12months1170.19%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Ralph Vaughan Williams - 5 Variants of 'Dives & Lazarus'
Ralph Vaughan Williams - 5 Variants of 'Dives & Lazarus'
2010-07-05
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days140.23%
6months870.23%
12months1390.23%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard a day ago
Gioachino Rossini - The Barber of Seville - Overture
Gioachino Rossini - The Barber of Seville - Overture
1961
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days140.23%
6months970.26%
12months1550.25%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 hours ago
George Frideric Handel - Zadok the Priest
George Frideric Handel - Zadok the Priest
1995-01-01
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days140.23%
6months1030.28%
12months1550.25%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard an hour ago
Alexander Borodin - In the Steppes of Central Asia
Alexander Borodin - In the Steppes of Central Asia
2005-08-01
Popularity:
7days40.27%
28days130.22%
6months730.2%
12months1140.19%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Claude Debussy - Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
Claude Debussy - Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
2011-04-12
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days130.22%
6months760.2%
12months1170.19%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake - Dance of the Cygnets
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake - Dance of the Cygnets
2009-01-01
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days130.22%
6months1150.31%
12months1710.28%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 3 days ago
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty - Waltz
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty - Waltz
2000-01-01
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days130.22%
6months1130.3%
12months1770.29%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 4 days ago
Jules Massenet, Gautier Capucon - Thais - meditation
Jules Massenet, Gautier Capucon - Thais - meditation
2020-09-15
Popularity:
7days20.13%
28days130.22%
6months710.19%
12months1100.18%
First heard 9 months ago
Last heard 4 hours ago
Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphony No.2 in E minor Opus 27 (3)
Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphony No.2 in E minor Opus 27 (3)
2023-06-30
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days130.22%
6months810.22%
12months1310.21%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 11 hours ago
Jean Sibelius - Andante Festivo
Jean Sibelius - Andante Festivo
2003-09-01
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days130.22%
6months690.18%
12months1110.18%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
1972-10-01
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days130.22%
6months700.19%
12months1140.19%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 2 days ago
Nino Rota - The Godfather - Love Theme
Nino Rota - The Godfather - Love Theme
2023-10-06
Popularity:
7days10.07%
28days130.22%
6months920.25%
12months1480.24%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 5 days ago
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
2011-09-06
Popularity:
7days30.2%
28days120.2%
6months490.13%
12months630.1%
First heard 10 months ago
Last heard 15 minutes ago
Total: 1,000
play watch
13%
92%
26 minutes ago: Acoustic Blues Club with Ian McKenzie (R) - - Wednesday's Even Worse Promo
play watch
12%
99%
9 minutes ago: Dire Straits - Romeo And Juliet
play watch
33%
97%
9 minutes ago: Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No.2 (4)
play watch
17%
71%
2 minutes ago: Chelsea Singh - 40 Miles (ft Angie Brown)
play watch
10%
89%
8 minutes ago: Theory Of A Deadman - So Happy
play
6%
77%
10 minutes ago: ad|main - Commercial Break -
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16%
100%
8 minutes ago: Concerto Italiano, Rinaldo Alessandrini - Concerto grosso No. 12 in G 'Propitia sydera' - V. Ciacona
play watch
33%
97%
9 minutes ago: Georges Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite No.2 (4)
play
6%
99%
a minute ago: Bee Gees - To Love Somebody
play
5%
43%
a minute ago: . - SETTLE FOR A DRINK - SHAWN AUSTIN
play watch
29%
72%
a minute ago: Shakira - Whenever, Wherever
play watch
49%
98%
a minute ago: Randal Clark - Make Safe
play watch
38%
70%
2 minutes ago: NO IDENTIFICADO - ME HE ENAMORADO DE TI
play watch
60%
91%
2 minutes ago: ABBA - Voulez-vous
play watch
30%
84%
9 minutes ago: Abba - Chiquitita