Twelve – o’clock rock! Our sequential song choice nominations opened with this rousing number from Bill Haley and the Comets.
Eleven – Well that's ten Plus One and something else to add to Okkervil River's list.
Ten – ten, ten, ten for everything. As the Violent Femmes shout, you can all just Kiss Off into the air.
Nine – in my head, not a kiss? Band of Skulls depart from the normal list of Patterns for sightings of magpies.
Eight – for a wish – back to the original nursery rhyme but it's Counting Crows instead!
Seven – days; a week for Sting to decide if he's a man or a mouse and wants to fight for her?
Six – the tears that separate Yes's Future Times and Rejoice.
Five – a countdown to a Murder (Song) from the Civil Wars sounding Aurora.
Four – for each other, Crosby, Stills and Nash Helplessly Hoping to stay together.
Three – knocks on the wall is Imelda May's secret call.
Two – farthings, the price of a white mouse that was bought for Angelo Branduardi at the Highdown Fair.
One – a countdown Straight to Number One. It's Touch & Go.
Bill Haley and the Comets - Rock Around the Clock
Okkervil River - Plus One
Violent Femmes - Kiss Off
Band of Skulls - Patterns
Counting Crows - Murder of One
Sting - Seven Days
Yes - Future Times/Rejoice
Aurora - Murder Song 5,4,3,2,1
Crosby, Stills & Nash - Helplessly Hoping
Imelda May - Knock
Angelo Brandurani - Highdown Fair
Touch & Go - Straight to Number One
The Easybeats - Friday on my Mind
The Cure - Friday I'm in Love
The Moonglows - The Ten Commandments of Love
Chumbawumba - Knit Your Own Balaclava
Elvis Presley - Blue Suede Shoes
Chuck Wood - Seven Days Too Long
Elvis Costello & The Attractions - Everyday I Write The Book
Gilbert & Sullivan - When I Was A Lad
Front 242 - Headhunter
Eddie Cochrane - Three Steps To Heaven
The Farm - Steps of Emotion
David Bowie - Space Oddity
Guru’s choice pick:
Creed - Are You Ready?
These playlists were inspired by readers' song nominations from last week's topic: Suggest: songs with lists and sequential lyrical patterns. The next topic will launch on Thursday at 1pm UK time.
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