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#TheLifeSoundtrack: 2011

A collection of stories behind the songs that form the soundtrack of my life. Each song presented here hit #1 on my personal top 10 weekly music charts, which I have documented every Sunday since January 7, 1990.

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Playlist: Essential 2011

Foster the People, ‘Helena Beat’

This adult contemporary pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of July 24-30, 2011

Adele, ‘Someone Like You (Live at the BRITs)’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for eleven weeks between February 20 to May 14, 2011