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Qu: Could you please tell me the track that was playing in the Becky Adlington, "The Story of Miss Nobody", video on Sports Personality of the Year?

Scottie, England

Ans: It was Mirage by Brian Eno.


Qu: Could you please tell me what the title of a piece of piano music was that was playing on the BBC Sports Personality year program - it is in the background of the Ben Ainslie video.

James Searles, England

Ans: It was American Beauty by Hans Zimmer, performed by the City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.


Qu: Please can you tell me who played the music and its title, just prior to the presentation of the main awards for Rebecca Adlington, Lewis Hamilton and Chris Hoy at the 2008 Sports Personality of the Year award.

Carl Gadd, UK

Ans: It's called Arise by the The String Project Atmosphere Music Ltd .


Qu: What was the music used when displaying the nominees on Sports Personality of the Year 2008?

Duncan, UK

Ans: That was Mercury Intimacy (instrumental) by Bloc Party.



Qu: What was the music that was playing during the clips of Wales winning the 6 Nations on the Sports personality of the year show.

P. McArthur, UK

Ans: The Village by Hans Zimmer from the Film Music of Hans Zimmer album.


Qu: What was the name of the reggae song used in Usain Bolt's video clip on BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award?

James, UK

Ans: There were two songs used for Usian Bolt - one was De Materialize by Scientist from the album Scientist meets the Space Invaders and there was also The Bridge at Khazad Dum performed by the City of Prague Orchestra from the Reel Chill album.


Qu: Please could you tell me the name of the classical piece of music played as the Olympic cyclists were riding along the moors during the BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

Matt, England

Ans: It's called MANY by Armstrong from the album, Memory takes my hand.


Qu: What was the song on SPOTY for Joe Calzaghe's clip of his career?

Cathal, Ireland

Ans: It's called Then he Kissed Me by The Crystals from the Best of the Crystals.


Qu: What was the music played during the Lewis Hamilton section on Sports Personality 2008? Thank you

Ian Hird, England

Ans: That is the Balcony Scene by Craig Armstrong from Film Works


Qu: Please tell me what the soundtrack to the Andy Murray video on SPOTY was? (all the videos were superb, as always!)

Simon Hartley, UK

Ans: It was Dark Knight, from the music from Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard.


Qu: Could I ask what the music was that was played by the orchestra when Bobby Charlton came up and was given a standing ovation, in the Sports Personality of the Year Show?

Stephen Lockyer, UK

Ans: It's called Hoppipolla by Bigisson/Dyrason/Holm/Sveirnsson and performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra.


Qu: What song was playing under the Euro 2008 montage on Sports Personality?

Dean, Ramsey

Ans: It's called The White Room by Winona from the album Rose Bud.




Qu: Could you tell me the name of the piece of music that you used to accompany the Michael Phelps piece on Sports Personality of the Year?

Oliver Barford

Ans: That is Hometown Glory by Adele from her album 19.


Qu: What was the song played during the montage of images at the end of the coverage of Wales v New Zealand on 22/11/08.

Peter, UK

Ans: It was Rock and Roll by Led Zepellin.


Qu: Can you tell me the name and band of the song for the rugby intro to the Wales vs South Africa game 8/11/08?

JK, Scotland

Ans: intro to the rugby is Hundred Mile City by Ocean Colour Scene.


Qu: What was the song called during the Rugby League World cup highlights programme screened on BBC One on Sat 8th November 2008,when you were showing montages of England v Australia after the opening credits sequence.

Conrad Anderson, United Kingdom

Ans: It was Watch Me Fall Apart by Hard-Fi from the album Once Upon A Time In The West.


Qu: Whats the name of the song that was used for the opening montage to the American football match at Wembley?

Will Farrell, Ireland

Ans: It was Robin Hood: Prince Of Thieves - Main Title from 100 Greatest Film Themes by The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.


Qu: Could you tell me the Piano Music at the start of the interview with Chris Hoy on Inside Sport on 13th Oct 2008?

Sam, UK

Ans: It was Gymnopedie No 1 by Erik Satie.


Qu: what was the music used near the beginning of the Danny Cipriani interveiw on Inside Sport on 6/10/08. There were a few songs used so if you could tell me them all that would be helpful.

Craig McAdam, United Kingdom

Ans: They were You Make it Real by James Morrison, Ball by Craig Armstrong, and Hypnotise by AudioSlave and Show Me How To Live also by Audioslave.


Qu: what was the tune played in the background of the Bupa Great North Miles when it was introducing the athletes.

Michael, England

Ans: It was Free For All by Nick Nolan.


Qu: Please can you tell me the piece of music used for the "Team GB News" section on the Olympics program presented by Gabby Logan at 1900 on BBC One during the week starting 11th August 08.

Geoff Leonard, UK

Ans: Into the Galaxy by the Midnight Juggernauts


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the music used in the closing credits of your coverage of the 2008 Great North Run?

Cameron Bruce, Great Britain

Ans: It's Mark Knopfler with Going Home (Theme of local Hero).


Qu: What is the music played during the Beijing Olympics highlights show from 7-8pm when the medal table is shown. It's driving me mad as I'm sure I know it.

Claire Parsons, England

Ans: One Day Like This by Elbow


Qu: Please can you tell me the music that played at the end of the Games Today during the olympics - i think episode 12 when Jonathan Edwards, Michael Johnson and Tasha Danvers were the guests.

Gopi Pindoria, UK

Ans: The closing montage for that show was Destroy Everything You Touch by Ladytron from the album Witching Hour.


Qu: What was the name of the piece of music when it was showing highlights of Usain Bolt's 100m and 200m about half way through the programme on day 12 of 'Today at the Olympics' please?

Luke Curtis, United Kingdom

Ans: It was F.E.A.R by Ian Brown.


Qu: What is the name of the music that is played to accompany the 'previously at the olympics' section introduced by Michael Johnson. My kids loved it

Claire Boakes, UK

Ans: Chateau by Rob Dougan


Qu: What Elbow track was used on Gabby Logans Olympic highlights programme?

Anon, Birmingham

Ans: It is, One Day Like This.


Qu: Can you tell me what the song is with the xylophone/steel drum intro that plays around the 17 minute mark on the Olympic Review programme (24 August), where the narrator talks about 'surprises'?

Laurie, England

Ans: That is the The Greatest Comeback by The Hours from the album Strictly Background Four.


Qu: Could you tell me the song title and artist on the closing credits of the BBC's coverage of the closing ceremony in Beijing? (Just before the coverage went over to the 2012 party).

Andrew Douglas, Scotland

Ans: That's I'm Kissing You by Des'ree from the album Supernatural.


Qu: What is the track that was used for the cycling part of the 2008 Olympics Review - shown before the closing ceremony? The cycling sequence was called Blazing Saddles...?

Si Blakemore, UK

Ans: Ready Steady Go by Paul Oakenfold from Bunkka.


Qu: Could you please tell me the title of the music played during the Christine Ohuruogu 400m Gold Medal feature in Eddie Butler's Olympic Games Review.

Phil Sowerby, United Kingdom

Ans: It's John Legend with Let's Get Lifted from the album Get Lifted.


Qu: Please can you let me know the name and artist details of the music played during Michael Phelps eight gold medal wins (on the Eddie Butler Olympic cinematic video played before the closing ceremony)?

Ed, England

Ans: It's Wake up in New York (Instrumental) by Craig Armstrong from Sound of the Screen.


Qu: Could you please identify the music that was used during the 'On The Waterfront' (sailing) segment of Eddie Butler's Beijing Olympics review which the BBC broadcast on the closing day of the games.

Alex Bennett, England

Ans: It's Morning After Battle by Richard G Mitchell


Qu: During the final day of the Olympics I am sure that I heard a Madonna song being used during the highlights section. What was the song?

Eileen, UK

Ans: It's Give it 2 me by Madonna from the album Hard Candy.


Qu: During the closing ceremony of the Olympics, there was a montage of the best moments. There was a rap track accompanying Usain Bolt - what was it please?

Tracey, UK

Ans: The Usian Bolt piece was Follow the Leader by Eric B and Rakim (Eric B and Rakim: The Millenium Collection).


Qu: What was the music used to underscore Sir Matthew Pinsent's Top 10 Rules for 2012 from BBC's closing ceremony coverage on Sun?

Laura, London, UK

Ans: The Message (Instrumental) by Dr Dre from 2001 The Chronic (Instrumental).


Qu: What was the music that played during the section on Rebecca Adlington on your round-up of all the British gold medalists?

Neil, England

Ans: That's Waterfront by Simple Minds from the album Glittering Prize.


Qu: What was the music used during the headlines section of the BBC Olympics coverage?

Anon

Ans: There were two - The Bund by the Shanghai Restoration Project and Life in Technicolor by Coldplay.


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the song played over the closing montage on the final Sunday (Aug 24). The chorus was if you are looking for a miracle.

David Pedck, England

Ans: That was Tom Baxter with his song Miracle.


Qu: The closing sequence for the Paralympics Coverage this evening (8pm, 8th Sept) included a track with the lyric 'looking for a miracle.' It was also used in a montage at the end of the Olympic coverage two weeks ago. Who is the track by, please.

Phil Bettley, UK

Ans: That too was Tom Baxter with his song Miracle.


Qu: Please can you confirm that the music that plays behind whats coming up on the olympic coverage is Elliot Minor - Running Away. Many thanks
Carolyn David, UK

Ans: Yes, it is.


Qu: Could you please tell me the song used on "Today at the Olympics" Friday 8 Aug 08. Gabby Logan introduced us to the British hopefuls to keep an eye on during the forthcoming games. Thank you
John Lee, England

Ans: Morning Rage, by Unkle


Qu: What was the classical music played the Olympic opening ceremony highlights in the montage scene featuring Steven Redgrave & Matthew Pincent (and a third American athlete?) Was played at 08/08/08 at 7:05pm UK time
Jimmy Wong, England

Ans: 2046 Main theme (with percussion), by Shigeru Umebayashi


Qu: Can you tell me the music used in the closing titles from gabby logans Beijing Olympics programme tonight 8/8/08. cheers
baz, UK

Ans: Sexy! No No No... by Girls Aloud


Qu: Could you tell me the music used behind the results captions on the BBC Olympic coverage (not the Damon Albarn theme to the trailer.)
Paul Dale, UK

Ans: If you mean the headline sequence, with a round-up of the day's results, then the track you're after is called The Bund, by The Shanghai Restoration Project


Qu: Could you please tell me the music to the animated olympics advert where the animals are making their way to the stadium
Gavin Austin, UK

Ans: This is the BBC's Olympic theme tune. This animated sequence, based on the classical Chinese novel, "Journey to the West", has been produced by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, the men behind virtual band Gorillaz. Find out more about Monkey here.


Qu: What was the music used in the advert for the Beijing Olympics? It was played during Wimbledon.
Chris, England

Qu: Could you please tell me what the music used on the BBC's Olympic trailer is? It can be found here. Alex Brian, England

Ans: SRXT, by Bloc Party


Qu: Hello, just wondering if you could tell me the name of the music from the Rafael Nadal - Roger Federer music montage video montage that was shown on the BBC interactive called "The Best Final"? Thankyou.
Nadia Kazmi, England

Ans: Trailblaizing, composed by Steve Jablonsky (from the CD Directors Cut: Drama)


Qu: Can you please tell me the song played at the end of Wimbledon on Sunday July 6th after the Nadal win. It had the line "these are the days" in it several times. Thanks , Paul
Paul Howe, UK

Ans: These Are The days, by Jamie Cullum


Qu: Could you please tell me the music used to the 'IF' montage by Rudyard Kipling for the wimbledon men's Final. Thank you.
Jonathan Fowke, England

Ans: If you mean the opening montage, then then song was called Destiny Theme, written and performed by Craig Armstrong


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the orchestral score used on a promo piece detailing all the facts on Federer vs Nadal ,played near the end of 'Today at Wimbledon ' on Sat. the 5th of July 2008.Thanks.
ros comber, rep of ireland

Ans: Opening, written and performed by Craig Armstrong


Qu: What was the piano music played every night on Today at Wimbledon when they were giving an score update before showing the highlights?
Stephen Corps, Northampton

Qu: What was the name of the song that was played during wimbledon 2008 when the matches to be played that day were previewed? It was a piano piece. Thanks
Oliver Brookshaw, England

Ans: You Must Know, by Leon Jean-Marie


Qu: What was the piece of music played in the background on Wimbledon 2008 ladies finals day when the video was played showing the Williams sisters routes to the final.
Nathan Jones, UK

Ans: Into The Galaxy, by Midnight Juggernauts


Qu: What was the music when sue barker was introducing the semi finals on bbc two or bbc one on Friday 4 July 2008
Alex Browne, United Kingdom

Ans: I think the song you're after is Business (Part 1), written and performed by Craig Armstrong


Qu: What was the "la la la la la" track with female vocals that was used in the williams sisters montage before the ladies wimbledon final 2008?
Simon, UK

Qu: Hi, was watching the wimbledon coverage on Saturday night on BBC2 at around half ten at night and for the women's final build up VT you played a song that repeated the words 'la, la, la' with a woman singing. It's a dancey/chill out kinda song. What's it called and who's it by?! Trying to google 'la, la, la' is obviously a nightmare! Cheers!
Laura Phasey, England

Ans: Dirge, by Death in Vegas


Qu: do you know the name of the music at the end of the murray-nadal match at wimbledon on the 2nd of july
Oliver Denholm, london

Qu: I was struck by the lovely music which accompanied the end of tonight (2nd July)'s Today at Wimbledon (video showing Murray beaten by Nadal). Can you tell me what it was please?
Jo Tipson, UK

Ans: Primavera, written and performed by Ludovico Einaudi (from the album Divenire)


Qu: What was the music in the Andy Murray intro sequence for the Wimbledon program at 13:00 on wed 2nd.
Will Burgess, England

Ans: Wake Up In New York, written and performed by Craig Armstrong


Qu: On the 9th April 2008, the BBC broadcast an Augusta Masters preview programme¿it was fantastic! During the programme, we witnessed one of the greatest shots of all time, Tiger Woods chipping in at the 16th with the shot that left the ball hanging on the side of the hole for an advertisers dream moment before falling in¿cue the celebration! The music the BBC dubbed over this shot is fantastic and really makes the clip, please can you tell me what is the music you used?Regards,
Warren Gannaway, UK

Ans: Bolero (Closing Credits) [Original Film Version] - the final track on the Moulin Rouge soundtrack 2.


Qu: I would very much like to know what the beautiful choral music was, whilst Sue Barker was doing the intro on Wimbledon 2008 at 1.45pm on Monday,30th June. Thanks.
Pamela Denton, Bucks

Ans: Choral Ending, by written and performed by Craig Armstrong


Qu: Hi, could you please tell me title of the music that is played when the statistics of players and upcoming matches are displayed during wimbledon 2008? Sue Barker usually narrates over it
Oliver Brookshaw, England

Ans: You Must Know, by Leon Jean-Marie


Qu: At the end of Wimbledon 3rd day highlights 8PM today (25 june) you played a clip at the very end. Can you tell me the name of the song and artist used in this clip please. I would be most grateful if you could. many thanks and keep up the quality at the Beeb.
Greg Cropper, England

Qu: what's the name of the tune/artist played at the end of yesterday at wimbledon 26th June 2008?
mike dewar, uk

Ans: The same track - Can't Get It Right Today


Qu: Please could you tell me what music was played over the Bjorkman sequence played on the BBC2 Wimbledon coverage on Tuesday 24th June 2008.
Sanjeev Sareen, UK

Ans: Over, by Will-i-am


Qu: Hello, can you please tell me the music played on the closing credit of tonight's Today at Wimbledon (BBC2, 9pm, 24th June 2008) Many thanks... Sam
Sam, UK

Ans: Make It Mine, by Jason Maraz


Qu: Can you tell me what the title music is to the opening of Wimbledon please?
Chris May, England

Ans: Light And Tuneful, written by Keith Mansfield


Qu: Hi,

Please could you tell me the name of the piece of classical music used on the 'Opener' for the Womens International Tennis Open from Eastbourne. 1.02pm, BBC2, 19/6/08. Thanks.
Anon. England

Ans: Travller's Tune, by Ocean Colour Scene


Qu: What music is used to introduce your moto GP coverage please
Alex Lillie, England

Ans: Hysteria, by Muse


Qu: Please can you tell me the name and artist of the music for used in the current (12 June) TV advert for BBC Royal Ascot.
Paul Langley, United Kingdom

Ans: Look At Me, Look AT You, by Marlena Shaw


Qu: Could you please tell me the music used during BBC's coverage of the Queen's tournament on 11 June? It was a classical piece during the "Queens tales" part of the show showing clips from the past 30 years.
dan wilson, uk

Ans: Theme From Armageddon, written and performed by Trevor Rabin (from the soundtrack to the film Armageddon).


Qu: can you please tell me the song playing during the Henin interview (French Open final, 7-6-08); a sad acoustic song while Henin was talking about her mother...thank-you
david, ireland

Ans: Several tracks were used in this feature - She Moves In Her Own Way, by The Kooks; The Staunton Lick, by Lemon Jelly; Cherry Blossom Girl, by Air; Fix You, by Coldplay; Heartbeats, by Jose Gonzalez


Qu: Can you tell me the name of the song used on Inside Sport on Monday 19th May at the beginning of the Matthew Pinsent/Mark Foster segment about 25minutes in? Many Thanks, Caroline
caroline, england

Ans: The Shining, by Badly Drawn Boy


Qu: I would like to know the name of the music played at the end of the Guinness rugby Championships highlights last weekend (11 May). Hope you can help.
Maureen Leadbetter, Scotland

Ans: Fascination, by Alphabeat.


Qu: Could you please tell me what version of Best of You was used on the final day of the masters this year where trevor immelman was victorious. This was played after the award ceremory as the competition was comming to an end (13 April)? thank you.
Gordon Thomson, Scotland

Ans: Best Of You, by Foo Fighters - performed by Lee Ryan


Qu: can you please tell me the song played during the 'Gabby meets luol Deng' piece on the bbc/sport website. The tune when it goes from his brother talking about how he still cant believe his success to him laying up baskets for the bulls. It goes "your so good...(?), your so good your the best there is." thanks
mike, United Kingdom

Ans: Several tracks were used in this feature - Takk, by Sigur Ros; Hercules, by Aaron Neville; Play Dead, by Bjork; I've Got The Blues, by Labi Siffre; Ike's Moods, by Isaac Hayes.


Qu: Looking for a tune played on Inside Sport 28th April 2008, sumthing along the lines of Follow me.It was on during the clips of Champions league, and clips of Chelsea and Man utd game on the previous saturday 26th april,
philmcl

Ans: Four tracks were used in this feature - Twist, by Giles Petersen Presents; Neptune City, by Death in Vegas; Diversion, by Mark Ronson; and Confinzas, by The Gotan Project


Qu: During your coverage of the first day of the US Open golf there was a feature on the history of the green jacket. What was the background music?
Pete Daly, England

Ans: Drop (instrumental), by Cornelius


Qu: Can you please tell me the name of the composer of the music used as the intro to the start of the swimming each evening at the 9th FINA World Swimming Championships? Many thanks.
Nikki Dand, UK

Ans: One Pure Thought, by Hot Chip


Qu: We would like to know the title of the song that closed the Londonn marathon highlights programme, we think it is called Get your Colours On.Please let me know thank you very much.
Sarah Ivory, England

Ans: Colours (Seamus Haji Big Love remix), by Calvin Harris


Qu: Can you please tell us what was the song played during the 2008 London Marathon that was something like 'Got my new shoes on'? A loudmouth in our bar will have to pay £100 to one of the charity runners if we can find the answer.
Ian Lauder, England

Ans: That was Paolo Nutini's track New Shoes from the album These Streets.


Qu: During the Bernard Hopkins segment/interview on Inside Sport on April 14th, what where the songs used?
Moneeb Hafeez, UK

Ans: They were Help Me by Joan Osbourne from the album Relish. Solitude by Nina Simone from the Nina Simone Collection. God Is Standing By Al Green from the album True Love. Regentropfen-Prelude by Schumann from the album Dreams. Shadow on the Sun by Audioslave. And finally, Hey Dude by Kula Shaker from Kollected - The Best Of Kula Shaker.


Qu: Please could you tell me what music was playing over the Evander Holyfield sequence played on Inside Sport on March 3rd?
Keith, UK

Ans: Ali in the Jungle by the Hours from the album Narcissus Road.


Qu: I have two requests from the MotoGP preview programme, the first was early in the show (over a minute in) when Matt Roberts is on the Qatar tarmac and then the scene changes to where he lists a few of the riders.
JS, Canada

Ans: That was the Rakes' song 22 Grand job (filthy society mix) from the The Rakes remixed album.

Qu: The second song plays after Matt Roberts talks with Charlie Cox. It plays in the background when Matt reviews the riders starting with Casey Stoner, Marco Melandri, Valentino Rossi and so on.

Ans: That is Felix Da Housecat's Sinnerman (Heavenly House Mix).


Qu: What is the name of the song on the brazilian soccer skills videos done by the BBC Sport Academy on the bBC Sport website?
Sean, Scotland

Ans: It came from a CD that a BBC producer's mum bought for him on holiday in Brazil a long time ago so the details on it are a bit sketchy - apologies. The only details listed on it are 'Brasil Total' and it is track four.


Qu: I heard a song during the London Marathon Highlights programme. It was a dance track, with male vocals, which I'm sure kept repeating the line 'Put your colours up'.
Chris Dobson, Wales

Ans: It's Colours (Seamus Haji Big Love Remix) from the Renaissance Future Club Classics Mix.


Qu: Could you please tell me who sings the song, Best Of You, by the Foo Fighters at the end on the Masters golf 2008 on BBC Two?
Danny, Kent

Ans: It was sung by Lee Ryan.


Qu: Please can you tell me what the music was on Saturday 12 April US Masters program in the background of Gary Lineker's intro as he walked through the trees?
Gerry Williams, UK

Ans: It was Kashmir by Led Zeppelin from the album Mothership - Remastered


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of a piece of music on your 2008 Masters coverage that was played in the background when Ken Brown went behind the scenes at the Butler Cabin.
Matt, UK

Ans: It was called Point (instrumental promo cd), composed by Oyamada and performed Cornelius.


Qu: Would someone please tell me the name of the song that is always played on the BBC Masters Golf coverage when they show the updated scoreboards and when talking about the scoreboard.
Carole Murray, England

Ans: It is called Little Friends Peter Beatty/Ben Please performed by Urusen


Qu: Can you please tell what the music was on the intro to the Track Cycling World Championship coverage?
Andy Lovell, UK

Ans: It's Colours by Calvin Harris from I Created Disco.


Qu: What was music used when John Inverdale was walking around the Pobol y Cwm set at the beginning of the Six Nations Wales v France programme?
Ioan Dyer, Wales

Ans: The theme tuned was composed by Endaf Emlyn (for more details contact SC4) and then the Manic Street Preachers' song A Design For Life (Stealth Sonic Orchestra Instr.) was used.


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the Barbara Streisand music used on Saturday's ice skating programme.
Ruby, UK

Ans: It's the Selection from Yentl (Soundtrack).


Qu: What was the song, sang in Welsh, possibly by Catatonia, that was played during the Wales montage on Saturday 15 March?
Victoria, England

Ans: It was International Velvet by Catatonia.


Qu: What is the music used in the title sequence of the Six Nations this year?
Rhys, Wales

Ans: It was Hundred Mile City by Ocean Colour Scene.


Qu: What were the songs played at the very end of both rugby fixtures on Saturday 8 March (Wales v Ireland and England v Scotland)?
OBB, England

Ans: It's the Klaxons, It's Not Over Yet from the album Myths of the Near Future.


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the background music used at the end of the coverage of the Italy v France Six Nations match on Sunday 9 March?
Ashley Lines, England

Ans: It was Aquarius/In The Sunshine by In The Fifth Dimension from the Greatest Hits on Earth.


Qu: Could you please tell me the song that is played in the 'Tale of the Half' on the 2008 Six Nations rugby shows?
Tom, England

Ans: It was Ordinary Song by The Little Ones.


Qu: I'm interested to know what the track used as a background to the links in this year's Six Nations coverage. It appears to be an instrumental piece, but it's always too quiet, or spoken over to identify!
Mike Laheen, UK

Ans: It was Patricia's Moving Picture by The Go Team from the album Proof of Youth.


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the song used during the end credits of the Premiership rugby highlights (Harlequins v Gloucester)
Steve, UK

Ans: It was Fascination by Alphabeat.


Qu: What is the music played during the 2008 Norwich Union Grand Prix 'Coming Up' graphic with Hazel Irvine talking over the top?
Jack Sargeant, England

Ans: It was Free For All by Nick Nolan from the Brit Rock album


Qu: Please could you tell me the background music used during the indoor athletics coverage on 10th February 2008?
David Cook, UK

Ans: The Song was called Cale Ole by the Nostalgia 77 Octet from their album Weapons of Mass Destruction.


Qu: While watching your excellent coverage of England v Wales in the Six Nations, I was particularly struck by the music behind the montage introducing the teams. I would grateful if you could let me know who it was?
Anne Thackray

Ans: Unfortunately our details for this song are sketchy. The only details we currently have is that is called All I Can taken from an instrumental version of an untitled album. Sorry we can't be more helpful.


Qu: What was the opening theme music to the Dubai Sevens on 2nd December?
Todd Reeves, England

Ans: It's the Last Goodbye by James Morrison from his album Undiscovered.


Qu: What was the music that was played before the Wales vs Scotland game on the 9th February 2008 when they were showing highlights of the teams previous matches?
Christopher, England

Ans: It was God is a DJ by Faithless from their album Forever Faithless.


Qu: Could you please tell me the name of the background music used for the Great Britain Davis Cup advert which was shown throughout the Australian Open?
Jane Grey, UK

Ans: It was Oh Timbaland by Timbaland which is track one off Timbaland presents Shock Value.


Qu: Hi, can you please tell me what the background music was on Ski Sunday, BBC2, 1900 hrs on 20 Jan 2008 during the feature about the downhill course in Kitzbuhl? Thanks Phil Lawson
Phil Lawson, Scotland

Ans: Watch Me Fall, by Hard Fi


Qu: Please, please. please can you tell me the name and artist(s) of the backing music used on the kitzbuhel, hahnenkamm downhill feature on Ski Sunday on January, 20th. It was also used on Top Gear when the team took 3 super cars to the Millau bridge in France. Thanking you in anticipation.
Simon Wheeler, England

Ans: I think the song you're looking for is called The Beginning, by John Murphy.


Qu: Please could you tell me what music was playing when Ed Leigh was boarding through the trees at the end of his piece on Ski Sunday on January 20th?
Anthony Clifton, England

Ans: It was called Beautiful by indie band Athlete.




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