Playlists with tracks by Donna Allen

Saturday 21st November 2020
The Craig Charles House Party
Disclosure, Luther, Prince, and more!
13 / 23 Tracks
Craig Charles provides your ultimate Saturday party playlist with fab funk and soul tunes.

Marlena Shaw California Soul
Prince 1999
Parliament Tear The Roof Off The Sucker (Give Up The Funk)
Strike U Sure Do
Robin S. Luv 4 Luv
Donna Allen Serious
Dave & Ansel Collins Double Barrel
Barbara McNair You're Gonna Love My Baby
Sadam Ant Me & Baby Brother (DJ Fudge Mix)
Soul Messin' Allstars Soul A Go Go
Hackney Colliery Band No Diggity (JR.Dynamite Edit)
Kelis Watch Your Step (feat. Kelis)
The Checkerboard Squares Double Cookin'
Luther Vandross Never Too Much (In Concert 50, 1987)
The Mighty Mocambos Axel F (Theme from Beverly Hills Cop)
Toots & The Maytals Just Brutal
Mike Dunn If I Can't Get Down (Mousse T.'s Funky Shizzle Mix)
Ben Westbeech Missing (feat. Andreya Triana & Ben Westbeech)
Pitbull DJ Got Us Fallin' In Love (feat. Pitbull)
Beyoncé '03 Bonnie & Clyde (feat. Beyoncé)
CeeLo Green Pretty Please (Love Me) (feat. CeeLo Green)
Tuesday 17th November 2020
Trevor Nelson's Rhythm Nation
DJ Spoony sits in
23 / 26 Tracks
Soul, R&B, Funk, Disco and everything in between.

Bob Marley Turn Your Lights Down Low
Ne-Yo Miss Independent
Angie Stone Wish I Didn't Miss You
Janet Jackson That's The Way Love Goes
Jamelia Superstar
Elton John Are You Ready for Love
Alison Hinds Roll It Gal
Donny Hathaway Back Together Again
Rose Royce Wishing On A Star
The Doobie Brothers Minute By Minute
Commodores Still
Mary J. Blige Be Happy
The Isley Brothers That Lady (Part 1)
Carleen Anderson Apparently Nothin'
Stevie Wonder Isn't She Lovely
Chic My Forbidden Lover
Donna Allen Serious
Stock Aitken Waterman Roadblock
Kele Le Roc Little Bit Of Lovin'
Carly Simon Why
Paul McCartney FourFiveSeconds
Miraa May Commit
Chaka Khan I'll Be Good To You (feat. Ray Charles & Chaka Khan)
Sam Smith La La La (feat. Sam Smith)
Black Eyed Peas Meet Me Halfway
Thursday 6th August 2020
Sara Cox
14 / 18 Tracks
Sara gets you through teatime with plenty of giggles and some fab music.

Belinda Carlisle Heaven Is A Place On Earth
Barry White Just The Way You Are
Pink Floyd Money
The Stranglers Always The Sun
Dodgy Good Enough
Nina Simone Ain't Got No, I Got Life
Tina Turner What's Love Got To Do With It
Donna Allen Serious
Sia Chandelier
Jess Glynne Hold My Hand
Jet Are You Gonna Be My Girl
Portugal. The Man Feel It Still
Dua Lipa Hallucinate
Keith Urban Superman
Lola Lennox Back At Wrong
MNEK Head & Heart
Philip Oakey Together In Electric Dreams
Big Sean Feels (feat. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean)
Thursday 28th May 2020
Trevor Nelson's Rhythm Nation
30 / 36 Tracks
Soul, R&B, Funk, Disco and everything in between.

Melba Moore Love Comin' At Ya
Aaliyah Try Again
The White Stripes Seven Nation Army
Billy Ocean Red Light Spells Danger
Incognito Always There
Shalamar I Can Make You Feel Good
112 Dance With Me
Gabrielle Give Me A Little More Time
Adina Howard Freak Like Me
Freak Power Turn On, Tune In, Cop Out
The Isley Brothers That Lady (Part 1)
Donna Allen Serious
Prince Musicology
Miami Sound Machine Dr. Beat
Eddie Kendricks He's A Friend
Instant Funk I Got My Mind Made Up
Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames Yeh Yeh
Double Exposure My Love Is Free
Mr. Fingers Can You Feel It
Bruno Mars That's What I Like
Zak Abel These Are The Days
Original Dodger Movin' Too Fast
Burna Boy Simmer (feat. Burna Boy)
Cashflow Mine All Mine
Shaun Escoffery Candle
Celeste I Can See The Change
JONES Giving It Up
Shèna Let The Beat Hit 'Em (Original Mix Edit)
Chaka Demus & Pliers Gal Wine
Justin Timberlake 4 Minutes (feat. Justin Timberlake)
DAVIE Testify
Lynden David Hall If I Had To Choose
Tommy Theo Always
Vaughn Mason And Crew Bounce, Rock, Skate, Roll Part 1
Natalie Duncan Sirens
Friday 22nd May 2020
Sara Cox
All Request Friday
29 / 35 Tracks
Sara plays your requests for All Request Friday. Email sara.cox@bbc.co.uk with your track.

Kelly Clarkson Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)
Coldplay Charlie Brown
Baha Men Who Let The Dogs Out
Elvis Presley Jailhouse Rock
Bon Jovi You Give Love A Bad Name
Alanis Morissette Ironic
Boney M. Daddy Cool
La Roux Bulletproof
Thin Lizzy The Boys Are Back In Town
Erasure A Little Respect
Faithless Insomnia
Stevie Wonder Sir Duke
Junior Senior Move Your Feet
Kaiser Chiefs Never Miss A Beat
Lionel Richie Dancing on the Ceiling
Billy Ocean Red Light Spells Danger
Bee Gees More Than A Woman
Janet Jackson The Best Things In Life Are Free
Frank Sinatra Theme From New York, New York
Michael Gray The Weekend
Manic Street Preachers A Design For Life
New Order World In Motion
Donna Summer Last Dance
Edwin Starr Contact
Donna Allen Serious
Beyoncé Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)
The Weeknd Blinding Lights
Brendon Urie ME! (feat. Brendon Urie)
Various Artists The Greatest Show
Years & Years Play
Lizzo Juice
Tuesday 16th July 2019
Trevor Nelson's Rhythm Nation
18 / 26 Tracks
Soul, R&B, Funk, Disco and everything in between.

The O’Jays Put Our Heads Together
John Legend All Of Me
Marlena Shaw California Soul
Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes U Know What's Up
Sasha I'm Still In Love With You (feat. Sasha)
D’Angelo Lady
Everything but the Girl Wrong
Bee Gees You Should Be Dancing
Mariah Carey Emotions
Gabrielle Sunshine (Wookie Main Mix)
The Pasadenas I'm Doing Fine Now
Fatback Band Wicky Wacky
Eternal Stay
Donna Allen Serious
Eric Benét Why You Follow Me
Brenda Russell In The Thick Of It
Drake Passionfruit
Justin Bieber I Don't Care
Young-Holt Unlimited Soulful Strut (I Am The Same Girl)
Little Simz Pink Youth (feat. Little Simz)
Mabel Fine Line
N‐Joi Anthem
Andreya Triana Heaven (feat. Andreya Triana)
The B.B. & Q. Band Dreamer
Jme Say Nada (feat. Jme)
Ciara Thinkin Bout You
Tuesday 18th December 2018
Jamz Supernova
Jamz's Christmas Party
12 / 27 Tracks
Olivia Nelson, Hak Baker and ELIZA join Jamz for a Christmas Party Special!

Jerry Paper Hot Chocolate (feat. Jerry Paper)
Shane Eagle & amaarae (1XSC) Rapid Fire (feat. Shane Eagle, amaarae & Shane Eagle & amaarae)
Chromonicci Wonderful Christmas
K15 Sunbeams
Tierra Whack Hungry Hippo
Donna Allen Serious (12" extended version)
Kelela Waitin' (Kaytranada Remix)
Monter Ritmo De Verao (feat. Monter)
Entek Breakaway
Navi HOT (Wantigga Remix) (feat. Nick & Navi)
eska Rock It Tonight (NameBrandSound Remix) (feat. eska)
Olivia Nelson Someone That You Love (feat. Olivia Nelson)
Ezra Collective Mace Windu Riddim
Peggy Gou It Makes You Forget (Itgehane) (I:Cube Remix)
Flava D Be Free
Populous Caparica (Lorenzo BITW Remix)
Alice Higgins Try Love (feat. Alice Higgins)
Hak Baker Thirsty Thursday
Project Pablo Less & Less
amaarae S.D.I (feat. amaarae)
Hasizzle This Christmas (feat. Hasizzle)
Robert Owens Tears (feat. Robert Owens)
Blue Lab Beats Say Yes (NameBrandSound Remix)
iZem Major Stef
Sam Binga Sudoeste
Children of Zeus Vibrations (Zed Bias Remix)
Friday 5th January 2018
Radio 2 Playlists
Radio 2's Funky Soul Playlist
10 / 14 Tracks
Let Craig Charles provide the perfect playlist for all your funk, soul and disco needs!

Tanika Charles Soul Run
Arthur Conley Sweet Soul Music
Incredible Bongo Band Apache
The S.O.S. Band Just Be Good To Me
Kool & The Gang Hollywood Swinging
Brass Construction Movin'
M People How Can I Love You More
Donna Allen Serious
The Whatnauts Help Is On The Way
Logg I Know You Will
Maceo & The Macks Cross The Track (We Better Go Back)
The 'Funky' Trumpet Of Ray Davies Tequila (feat. The 'Funky' Trumpet Of Ray Davies)
Claudia Lennear Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky
Curtis Harding Need Your Love
Friday 6th October 2017
Radio 2 Playlists
Radio 2 Playlist: Feelgood Friday
14 / 16 Tracks
More upbeat and feelgood new music and classics, with OJ Borg.

Whitney Houston Million Dollar Bill
Cornershop Brimful of Asha (Norman Cook remix)
Prince 1999
Caron Wheeler Back to Life (feat. Caron Wheeler)
Mark Morrison Return Of The Mack
CeeLo Green It's OK
Donna Allen Serious
Frank Wilson Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)
Archie Bell & The Drells Soul City Walk
The Jackson 5 Walk Right Now
The Bluenotes Satisfaction Guaranteed (Or Take Your Love Back)
Fleur East Sax
Aretha Franklin Freeway Of Love
Hurts Ready To Go
P!nk What About Us
Rita Ora Lonely Together (feat. Rita Ora)
Friday 8th July 2016
Sounds of the 80s
Hazell Dean
24 / 28 Tracks
Sara Cox chats to Hi-NRG dance-pop singer Hazell Dean and looks back on the decade.

Bob Marley & The Wailers Three Little Birds
The Police Every Breath You Take
Kenny Loggins Footloose
Iggy Pop Real Wild Child
Irene Cara Flashdance (What A Feeling)
INXS Need You Tonight
Rod Stewart Baby Jane
Kirsty MacColl A New England
Barry Gibb Guilty
Echo & The Bunnymen The Back Of Love
Freeez I.O.U.
Mike Oldfield Moonlight Shadow
Tears for Fears Pale Shelter
Paul Young Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home)
Forrest Rock The Boat
The Weather Girls It's Raining Men
Prefab Sprout Faron Young
Donna Allen Serious
Blue Zoo Cry Boy Cry
Rocker's Revenge Walking On Sunshine
Hazell Dean Whatever I Do (Wherever I Go)
Hazell Dean Searchin' (I Gotta Find A Man)
Nena 99 Red Balloons
John Lennon Nobody Told Me
The Human League (Keep Feeling) Fascination 12"
Mick Jagger State Of Shock (feat. Mick Jagger)
Paul Hardcastle The Wizzard
Joe Perry Walk This Way (feat. Steven Tyler & Joe Perry)
Saturday 26th December 2015
Nick Bright
DJ Stylus and Complexion in the Mix
45 / 68 Tracks
Nick has mixes from DJ Stylus and Complexion.

Sage The Gemini GDFR (feat. Sage The Gemini)
The Weeknd In The Night
Whitney Houston How Will I Know
Pharrell Williams WTF (Where They From) (feat. Pharrell Williams)
Aretha Franklin Respect
Earth, Wind & Fire September
Nyla Light It Up (feat. Fuse ODG & Nyla)
Snoop Dogg Gin & Juice
Kool & The Gang Celebrate
Bruno Mars Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)
Cheryl Lynn Got To Be Real
Sister Sledge We Are Family
Chronixx Who Knows (feat. Chronixx)
Lipps, Inc. Funky Town
The Sugarhill Gang Apache
Shalamar A Night To Remember
Izzy Bizu White Tiger
Whitney Houston Queen Of The Night
De La Soul Me Myself And I
Evelyn “Champagne” King Love Come Down
Mariah Carey Emotions
The Whispers And The Beat Goes On
Cameo Candy
Bell Biv DeVoe Poison
Jocelyn Brown Somebody Else's Guy
CeCe Peniston Finally
Boney M. Sunny
Tink Million
Michael Jackson Do You Remember The Time
Fatback Band I Found Lovin'
Donna Allen Serious
Joe Bataan Rap O Clap O
Whitney Houston I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)
Michael Jackson Don't Stop Till You Get Enough
Jermaine Jackson You Got To Hurry Girl
Kool & The Gang Hollywood Swingin'
Bugzy Malone Watch Your Mouth
Earth, Wind & Fire Let's Groove Tonight
Ariana Grande Focus
Alex Newell All Cried Out (feat. Alex Newell)
Skrapz They Ain't Ready
50 Cent So Seductive (feat. 50 Cent)
Big Narstie When The Bassline Drops
Tempa T RariWorkOut (feat. Jme & Tempa T)
Rihanna Where have you been (The Astronotes Remix)
Tajan & Fwdslxsh Beautiful
So Drumatic All The Way Down
Jeni Suk Drunk In Love
Brandy The Girl Is Mine (feat. Destiny’s Child & Brandy)
PRGRSHN Alright With Me (feat. Anne-Marie & PRGRSHN)
Yungen You Don't Know Me Like That
Ne-Yo Hate That I Love You (feat. Ne-Yo)
SilentĂł Dessert (feat. SilentĂł)
KC and The Sunshine Band Boogie Shoes
Chris Brown Post To Be (feat. Jhené Aiko & Chris Brown)
Chance the Rapper All My Friends (feat. Tinashe & Chance the Rapper)
Zara Larsson Never Forget You (feat. Zara Larsson)
Popcaan No Talking (feat. Popcaan)
The Masters Of Ceremonies Do You Really Like It (feat. The Masters Of Ceremonies)
Jeremih Say It
Skepta Way Too Much (feat. Skepta)
Beyoncé End of time (Tajan Remix) (feat. Beyoncé)
Tazer Vibrate
Version Inna Real Life
Shura Love For That (feat. Shura)
Gwen McCrae All This Love That I'm Giving You
The Ninetys Put it on me
High Fashion You Satisfied My Needs
Wednesday 8th October 2014
Dave Pearce: Dance Years
10 / 12 Tracks
Dave Pearce looks back at dance music in 1987.

Eric B. & Rakim Paid In Full
Joe Smooth Promised Land
Janet Jackson The Pleasure Principle
Phuture Acid Tracks
MARRS Pump Up The Volume
Donna Allen Serious
Steve "Silk" Hurley Jack Your Body
Alexander O'Neal Fake
Stock Aitken Waterman Roadblock
Ralphi Rosario You Used To Hold Me (feat. Xaviera Gold)
Maceo & The Macks Cross The Track
The Night Writers Let The Music (Use You)
Saturday 20th September 2014
Sounds of the 80s
Tom Bailey joins Sara Cox.
24 / 27 Tracks
Tom Bailey from Thompson Twins is Sara Cox's guest. Plus a classic album from Ultravox.

Cutting Crew I Just Died In Your Arms
Peter Cetera Glory Of Love
Ultravox Vienna
Jermaine Stewart We Don't Have To
Europe The Final Countdown
Five Star Rain Or Shine
Living in a Box Living In A Box
Thompson Twins Hold Me Now
The Communards Don't Leave Me This Way
Boris Gardiner I Wanna Wake Up With You
Kid Creole and the Coconuts I'm A Wonderful Thing Baby
Al Jarreau Moonlighting Theme
Squeeze Another Nail In My Heart
Kim Wilde Chequered Love
Grace Jones My Jamaican Guy
Thompson Twins Love On Your Side
Donna Summer I Don't Wanna Get Hurt
Ultravox All Stood Still
Donna Allen Serious
Alison Moyet Is This Love?
Ultravox Sleepwalk
Thompson Twins We Are Detective
Thompson Twins You Take Me Up
Haysi Fantayzee Shiny Shiny
Junior Giscombe Mama Used To Say 12" version
The Jackson 5 Can You Feel It? (album version)
Paul Hardcastle The Wizzard
Tuesday 8th April 2014
Tensnake Mixfluence
21 / 29 Tracks
Tensnake has your Mixfluence and Kiesza picks a Rave Digga Anthem.

Madonna Lucky Star
Tensnake Coma Cat
S'Express Theme From S'Express
Kiesza Hideaway (Gorgon City Remix)
My Mine Hypnotic Tango
Mary Jane Girls All Night Long
Roots Manuva Movements
The Alexanders Don't Miss
The Pointer Sisters Automatic
Donna Allen Serious
Imagination Music And Lights
Dusky No More
Christophe Gotta Release (Last Magpie Remix)
Fred V & Grafix Green Destiny
Jus Now Tun Up (Dismantle Remix) (feat. Bunji Garlin & Stylo G)
Curses! Winter Talks
Dansson Shake That (Shadow Child Remix)
Loadstar Stepped Outside
Eats Everything Steven Jello
Sigma Nobody To Love (Jakwob Remix)
Arkon Fly Through The Fire
The World's Famous Supreme Team Hey DJ
Duke Dumont My Love/Hideaway (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 18 March 2014)
Emika Let's Dance
AlunaGeorge Kaleidoscope Love (Kaytranada Remix)
Sigma Nobody To Love (Sigma Future Jungle Edit)
JME German Whip (Two Inch Punch's WD40 Rework)
Sounds of Blackness The Pressure (Frankie Knuckles Remix)
Copy Paste Soul Monday
Saturday 22nd June 2013
Pick of the Pops
1972 and 1989
25 / 28 Tracks
Tony Blackburn plays the hits from this week in the charts of 1972 and1989.

Elton John Rocket Man
Don McLean Vincent
Roberta Flack The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face
U2 All I Want Is You
Bananarama Cruel Summer
Cyndi Lauper I Drove All Night
The Chi-Lites Oh Girl
Gladys Knight Licence To Kill
Prince Batdance
Fuzzbox Pink Sunshine
Michael Jackson Rockin' Robin
Gilbert O'Sullivan Ooh-Wakka-Doo-Wakka-Day
The Drifters Saturday Night At The Movies
Natalie Cole Miss You Like Crazy
Jason Donovan Sealed With A Kiss
T. Rex Metal Guru
Donny Osmond Puppy Love
The Move California Man
The Kinks Supersonic Rocket Ship
Free Little Bit Of Love
Donna Allen Joy and Pain
Cliff Richard The Best Of Me
The Stylistics Betcha By Golly Wow
Slade Take Me Back 'Ome
Sinitta Right Back Where We Started From
Madonna Express Yourself (7 inch remix)
Saturday 18th May 2013
Pick of the Pops
1978 and 1987
28 / 30 Tracks
Tony Blackburn counts down the charts from this week in 1978 and 1987.

Madonna La Isla Bonita
Plastic Bertrand Ca Plane Pour Moi
Starship Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Boney M. Rivers Of Babylon
Johnny Hates Jazz Shattered Dreams
Living in a Box Living In A Box
Fleetwood Mac Big Love
John Paul Young Love Is In The Air
Blondie I'm Always Touched By Your Presence Dear
Tavares More Than A Woman
Labi Siffre Something Inside So Strong
Andrew Gold Never Let Her Slip Away
Darts Boy From New York City
The Stranglers Nice n Sleazy
Raydio Jack & Jill
The Fall There's A Ghost In My House
Dee D. Jackson Automatic Lover
Judy Boucher Can't Be With You Tonight
Donna Allen Serious
Michael Zager Band Let's All Chant
Patti Smith Because The Night
Yvonne Elliman If I Can't Have You
Sly & Robbie Boops (Here To Go)
Ruby Winters Come To Me
The Boomtown Rats She's So Modern
Cameo Back and Forth
Tom Jones A Boy From Nowhere
Depeche Mode Strange Love
The Vee Gees Night Fever