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#TheLifeSoundtrack: 2015

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 2015

Roisin Murphy, ‘House of Glass’

This avant-garde dance pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of January 17-23, 2015

Roisin Murphy, ‘Unputdownable’

This adult contemporary pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for four weeks between September 27 to October 24, 2015

MIKA, ‘Staring at the Sun’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of August 16-22, 2015

Roisin Murphy, ‘Hairless Toys (Gotta Hurt)’

This pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of August 9-15, 2015

Roisin Murphy, ‘Exploitation’

This avant-garde dance pop song became part of the soundtrack of my life for the week of May 3-9, 2015