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Essential Classics

Essential ClassicsThe essential package is a list of songs which we think you must hear at least once in your lifetime. The collection does not only contain the well known hits, but as you know us there's also plenty of music to enjoy for the connoisseurs. The foundation of pop music where musicians still can aquire inspiration. We concentrate on the period 1955-1999. The Rock & Roll era.

This list will last a lifetime. Feel free to supplement the music as you wish, we'll give you the cornerstones of music. The sources we used for the composition of the KX essential package are, the Rolling Stone 500 greatest songs of all times, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Q Magazine's diverse allertijden lijsten, the book '1001 songs you must hear before you die', the BBC radio 1 chart, the Billboard Hot 100 and of course our own ears!

Every day there are fresh new broadcasts at 09:00 which will be repeated at 21:00. Every list will be kept up on the KXclassics website. Enjoy this unique list of fundamental classics. Hopefully it will be appreciated. By the way, we would like to apologize for the thousounds of songs that should be on the list, but unfortunately are not. Although, we think most of The basic foundation of music can be found on there.

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wayne fontana & the mindbenders - game of love
joe south - games people play
peter gabriel - games without frontiers
coolio - gangsta's paradise
johnny guitar watson - gangster of love
specials - gangsters
rick nelson & the stone canyon band - garden party
tom tom club - genius of love
dexy's midnight runners - geno
ray charles - georgia on my mind
toto - georgy porgy
beatles - get back
disco tex & the sex o lettes - get dancin'
gilbert o'sullivan - get down
kool & the gang - get down on it
kc & the sunshine band - get down tonight
laughing dogs - get im outa town
t rex - get it on (bang a gong)
gerry rafferty - get it right next time
janis joplin - get it while you can
electric prunes - get me to the world on time
foxy - get off
rolling stones - get off of my cloud
lee dorsey - get out of my life woman
rare earth - get ready
electronic - get the message
youngbloods - get together
bob marley & the wailers - get up stand up
earth wind & fire - getaway
georgie fame - getaway
specials - ghost town
ray parker jr - ghostbusters
japan - ghosts
zz top - gimme all your lovin'
abba - gimme gimme gimme (a man after midnight)
brenton wood - gimme little sign
rolling stones - gimme shelter
spencer davis group - gimme some lovin'
snoop doggy dogg - gin and juice
amen corner - gin house blues
beatles - girl
waterboys - girl called johnny
little richard - girl can't help it
sandie shaw - girl don't come
astrud gilberto & stan getz - girl from ipanema
edwyn collins - girl like you
eddie kendricks - girl you need a change of mind
neil diamond - girl you'll be a woman soon
smiths - girlfriend in a coma
moments & whatnauts - girls
blur - girls and boys
prince - girls and boys
betty wright - girls can't do what the guys do
cyndi lauper - girls just want to have fun
duran duran - girls on film
paul mccartney & wings - girls school
dave edmunds - girls talk
supertramp - give a little bit
red hot chili peppers - give it away (edit)
edgar winter group - give it everything you got
george harrison - give me love (give me peace on earth)
george benson - give me the night
john lennon & plastic ono band - give peace a chance (edit)
buoys - give up your guns
roger daltrey - giving it all away
tom robinson band - glad to be gay
sheila e - glamorous life
living colour - glamour boys
sailor - glass of champagne
beatles - glass onion
simple minds - glittering prize
them - gloria
andreas johnson - glorious
portishead - glory box
bruce springsteen - glory days
rick james - glow
crabby appleton - go back
chi coltrane - go like elijah
moody blues - go now
fleetwood mac - go your own way
john lennon - god
faithless - god is a dj
beach boys - god only knows
allman brothers band (31st of february) - god rest his soul
sex pistols - god save the queen
byrds - goin' back
smokey robinson & the miracles - going to a go go
jam - going underground
canned heat - going up the country
john stewart & stevie nicks - gold
fleetwood mac - gold dust woman
stranglers - golden brown
david bowie - golden years
shirley bassey - goldfinger
everly brothers - gone gone gone
beatles - good day sunshine
knack - good girls don't
little richard - good golly miss molly
young rascals - good lovin'
ten cc - good morning judge
green day - good riddance (time of your life)
elvis presley - good rockin' tonight
fine young cannibals - good thing
chic - good times
led zeppelin - good times bad times
beach boys - good vibrations
george jones - good year for the roses
david gates - goodbye girl
supertramp - goodbye stranger
elton john - goodbye yellow brick road
billy joel - goodnight saigon
george harrison - got my mind set on you
beatles - got to get you into my life (mono)
marvin gaye - got to give it up
jeff buckley - grace
paul simon - graceland
procol harum - grand hotel
bill withers - grandma's hands
hugh masakela - grazing in the grass
frankie valli - grease
jerry lee lewis - great balls of fire
pink floyd - great gig in the sky
platters - great pretender
fleetwood mac - green manalishi
booker t & the mg's - green onions
creedence clearwater revival - green river
lemon pipers - green tambourine
deee lite - groove is in the heart
king floyd - groove me
young rascals - groovin'
mindbenders - groovy kind of love
delaney & bonnie & friends - groupie (superstar)
tony joe white - groupie girl
bruce springsteen - growin' up
slade - gudbuy t'jane
barbra streisand & barry gibb - guilty
bonnie raitt - guilty
elvis presley - guitar man
clash - guns of brixton
fleetwood mac - gypsy
cher - gypsys tramps & thieves