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Made Up Phenomenon: Top of the Popes?


Does the Pope really listen to Oasis, U2 and Queen? Press reports have claimed these bands featured on a list of his top ten favourite albums.

Reporter Bob Howard's smelled a musical rat.

Donal MacIntyre was broadcast on BBC Radio 5 live on Sunday 21 February 2010. You can also download the free podcast.

If you have spotted a possible Made Up Phenomenon which you would like the team to investigate, please email

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