Smooth's Top 500 Countdown 2014: 500 to 21

Smooth's All-Time Top 500

In 2014, we asked Smooth Radio listeners to vote for their favourite Smooth tracks. We countdown from 500 to 21

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In 2014, we asked Smooth Radio listeners to vote for their favourite Smooth tracks in the All-Time Top 500. Here, we countdown the results from #500 to #21:

500     Labi Siffre  - Something Inside (so Strong)

499     Blackbyrds - Walking In Rhythm

498     Billy Griffin  - Hold Me Tighter In The Rain

497     Bill Withers/Grover Washington Jr - Just The Two Of Us

496     Ashford & Simpson  - Solid

495     Stevie Wonder  - Uptight

494     Rita Coolidge  - I'd Rather Leave While I'm In Love

493     Randy Crawford  - Rainy Night In Georgia

492     Pretenders/Chrissie Hynde   - I Go To Sleep

491     Patti Austin/James Ingram  - Baby Come To Me

490     Odyssey  - Going Back To My Roots

489     Marvin Gaye  - Too Busy Thinking About My Baby

488     Linda Ronstadt/James Ingram  - Somewhere Out There

487     Joyce Sims  - Come Into My Life

486     George Michael  - Waiting For That Day

485     George Benson  - Shiver

484     Frankie Valli/Four Seasons  - Let's Hang On

483     Four Tops  - Walk Away Renee

482     Four Tops  - It's The Same Old Song

481     Detroit Spinners  - Could It Be I'm Falling In Love

480     Christopher Cross  - Ride Like The Wind

479     Aretha Franklin  - Who's Zooming Who

478     Anita Baker  - Giving You The Best That I Got

477     New York City  - I'm Doing Fine Now

476     Michael Mcdonald  - I Keep Forgettin'

475     Gloria Estefan  - Can't Stay Away From You

474     Gladys Knight - Licence To Kill

473     George Benson  - Give Me The Night

472     Eddie Holman  - Hey There Lonely Girl

471     Earth Wind And Fire - Let's Groove

470     Diana Ross  - Reach Out And Touch Somebody's Hand

469     Charlie Rich  - The Most Beautiful Girl In The World

468     Trammps  - Hold Back The Night

467     Peabo Bryson/Roberta Flack  - Tonight I Celebrate My Love

466     Odyssey  - Inside Out

465     Gregory Abbot  - Shake You Down

464     Freddie Jackson  - Rock Me Tonight (for Old Times Sake)

463     Four Tops  - When She Was My Girl

462     Elton John  - Sad Songs

461     Elkie Brooks - Fool If You Think It's Over

460     Dusty Springfield  - Nothing Has Been Proved

459     Detroit Spinners  - It's A Shame

458     Chi-lites  - Oh Girl

457     Change/Luther Vandross  - Searching

456     Breathe  - Hands To Heaven

455     Whispers  - And The Beat Goes On

454     Stevie Wonder  - Part Time Lover

453     Spandau Ballet  - I'll Fly For You

452     Smokey Robinson  - Being With You

451     Sister Sledge  - Lost In Music

450     Nik Kershaw  - I Won't Let The Sun Go Down On Me

449     Natalie Cole  - Miss You Like Crazy

448     George Michael  - Fast Love

447     Diana Ross  - Theme From Mahogany

446     Commodores - Sail On

445     Christopher Cross  - Sailing

444     Bobby Mcferrin  - Don't Worry Be Happy

443     Andy Gibb  - I Just Want To Be Your Everything

442     Amii Stewart  - Friends

441     Temptations  - Treat Her Like A Lady

440     Rupert Holmes  - Escape (the Pina Colada Song)

439     Prefab Sprout - When Love Breaks Down

438     Paul Young  - Come Back And Stay

437     Jermaine Jackson  - Do What You Do

436     Genesis  - In Too Deep

435     Four Tops  - Standing In The Shadows Of Love

434     Eurythmics - Here Comes The Rain Again

433     Eric Carmen  - All By Myself

432     Detroit Spinners  - Ghetto Child

431     Deniece Williams  - Free

430     Crystal Gayle  - Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue

429     Chicago  - You're The Inspiration

428     Beatles  - Michelle

427     Aretha Franklin  - Until You Come Back To Me

426     Al Green/Annie Lennox  - Put A Little Love In Your Heart

425     Tymes  - Ms Grace

424     Sutherland Brothers & Quiver  - Arms Of Mary

423     Stevie Wonder  - He's Misstra Know-it-all

422     Sonny/Cher  - I Got You Babe

421     Kool & The Gang  - Fresh

420     Johnny Hates Jazz  - Shattered Dreams

419     George Benson  - Never Give Up On A Good Thing

418     Four Tops  - I Can't Help Myself

417     Aswad - Don't Turn Around

416     Phd - I Won't Let You Down

415     Paul Young  - Love Of The Common People

414     Mike And The Mechanics  - Over My Shoulder

413     Mary Wells  - My Guy

412     Living In A Box  - Room In Your Heart

411     Don Henley  - The End Of The Innocence

410     Detroit Spinners  - I'll Be Around

409     Charlene  - I've Never Been To Me

408     Bread/David Gates  - Guitar Man

407     Beautiful South  - Everybody's Talking

406     Barry White  - You See The Trouble With Me

405     Swing Out Sister  - Breakout

404     Shirelles  - Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow

403     Roxy Music  - Oh Yeah (on The Radio)

402     Robert Palmer  - She Makes My Day

401     Real Thing  - Can't Get By Without You

400     Mcfadden & Whitehead  - Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now

399     Martha & The Vandellas  - Dancing In The Street

398     Lemar  - If There's Any Justice

397     Hot Chocolate - No Doubt About It

396     Harold Melvin/Teddy Pendergrass/Blue Notes - If You Don't Know Me By Now

395     Fern Kinney  - Together We Are Beautiful

394     Dobie Gray  - Drift Away

393     Sting/Branford Marsalis  - Englishman In New York

392     Stevie Wonder  - Yester Me, Yester You, Yesterday

391     Sade  - Your Love Is King

390     Phil Collins  - If Leaving Me Is Easy

389     Peter Cetera - Glory Of Love

388     Paul Young  - Everytime You Go Away

387     Michael Mcdonald  - Sweet Freedom

386     Marvin Gaye/Kim Weston  - It Takes Two

385     Limmie & The Family Cooking  - You Can Do Magic

384     Gloria Estefan - Don't Wanna Lose You

383     George Michael/Mary J Blige  - As

382     Detroit Spinners  - Working My Way Back To You

381     Detroit Emeralds  - Feel The Need

380     Chicago  - Hard Habit To Break

379     Charles & Eddie  - Would I Lie To You

378     Adrian Gurvitz  - Classic

377     Simply Red  - Money's Too Tight To Mention

376     Pointer Sisters  - Slow Hand

375     Phil Collins/Marilyn Martin - Separate Lives

374     Janet Jackson - Let's Wait Awhile

373     Gabrielle - Rise

372     Fairground Attraction  - Perfect

371     Elton John  - Someone Saved My Life Tonight

370     Stylistics  - You Make Me Feel Brand New

369     Randy Crawford/Crusaders - Streetlife

368     M People  - Moving On Up

367     Jacksons  - Show You The Way To Go

366     Everly Brothers  - All I Have To Do Is Dream

365     Dan Hill  - Sometimes When We Touch

364     Commodores - Nightshift

363     Carly Simon  - Coming Around Again

362     Bryan Ferry  - Slave To Love

361     Boris Gardiner  - I Want To Wake Up With You

360     Sam Brown  - Stop

359     Roxy Music - More Than This

358     Roxy Music - Dance Away

357     Marvin Gaye/Diana Ross  - You Are Everything

356     James Ingram/Michael McDonald  - Yah Mo Be There

355     George Michael  - Kissing A Fool

354     Eric Carmen  - Hungry Eyes

353     Chicago  - Hard To Say I'm Sorry

352     Texas  - Say What You Want

351     Terence Trent D'arby  - Sign Your Name

350     Supremes  - Stop In The Name Of Love

349     Stylistics  - Can't Give You Anything But My Love

348     Robbie Williams  - Eternity

347     Korgis - Everybody's Got To Learn Sometime

346     Karyn White  - Superwoman

345     Gloria Estefan - Anything For You

344     George Benson  - In Your Eyes

343     Four Tops  - Baby I Need Your Loving

342     Enya - Orinoco Flow

341     Carpenters  - Please Mr Postman

340     Stylistics  - I'm Stone In Love With You

339     Sam Cooke  - Cupid 

338     Roxette  - It Must Have Been Love

337     Mr Mister  - Broken Wings

336     Madonna  - Cherish

335     Kool & The Gang  - Ladies Night

334     John Waite  - Missing You

333     Hues Corporation  - Rock The Boat

332     Gladys Knight/Pips  - Baby Don't Change Your Mind

331     Doobie Brothers/Michael McDonald  - What A Fool Believes

330     Cutting Crew  - I Just Died In Your Arms

329     Culture Club  - Karma Chameleon

328     Blondie  - The Tide Is High

327     Toys  - A Lover's Concerto

326     Tina Turner  - Private Dancer

325     Tavares  - More Than A Woman

324     Stealers Wheel/Gerry Rafferty - Stuck In The Middle With You

323     Soul II Soul  - Back To Life

322     Rod Stewart  - Tonight's The Night

321     O'Jays  - Love Train

320     Lee Greenwood  - Wind Beneath My Wings

319     Labi Siffre  - It Must Be Love

318     Kenny Rogers/Sheena Easton  - We've Got Tonight

317     England Dan  & John  Ford Coley  - I'd Really Love To See You Tonight

316     Drifters  - Save The Last Dance

315     Carole King  - It's Too Late

314     Three Degrees  - When Will I See You Again

313     Supremes  - Stoned Love

312     Richard Marx - Right Here Waiting

311     Phyllis Nelson  - Move Closer

310     Macy Gray  - I Try

309     Johnny Bristol  - Hang On In There Baby

308     John Paul Young  - Love Is In The Air

307     Drifters  - There Goes My First Love

306     Diana Ross  - I'm Still Waiting

305     Hot Chocolate - It Started With A Kiss

304     BOB MARLEY   - Three Little Birds

303     Bellamy Brothers  - Let Your Love Flow

302     Beach Boys  - Sloop John B

301     Whitney Houston  - Where Do Broken Heart's Go

300     Pretenders/Chrissie Hynde  - I'll Stand By You

299     Paul Simon/Art Garfunkel  - Mrs Robinson

298     Paul Simon/Art Garfunkel  - Homeward Bound

297     Madonna  - Live To Tell

296     Carpenters  - Only Yesterday

295     Black  - Wonderful Life

294     Bill Withers  - Lean On Me

293     Atlantic Starr - Always

292     Alison Moyet  - Is This Love

291     UB40  - Many Rivers To Cross

290     Jimmy Ruffin  - Hold On To My Love

289     George Michael  - Father Figure

288     Dionne Warwick  - Walk On By

287     Billy Joel  - My Life

286     Beatles  - Till There Was You

285     Whitney Houston  - Didn't We Almost Have It All

284     Stevie Wonder  - My Cherie Amour

283     Nina Simone  - My Baby Just Cares For Me

282     Gilbert O'Sullivan  - Alone Again (Naturally)

281     Chi-lites  - Have You Seen Her

280     Andy Kim  - Rock Me Gently

279     Zucchero/Paul Young  - Senza Una Donna

278     Van Morrison  - Bright Side Of The Road

277     Tracy Chapman  - Baby Can I Hold You

276     Styx  - Babe

275     Stevie Wonder  - You Are The Sunshine Of My Life

274     Roy Orbison  - You Got It

273     Rose Royce  - Love Don't Live Here Anymore

272     Olivia Newton-John - Hopelessly Devoted To You

271     Lou Rawls  - You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine

270     Harold Melvin/Teddy Pendergrass/Blue Notes  - Don't Leave Me This Way

269     George Mcrae  - Rock Your Baby

268     Elton John  - Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word

267     Dionne Warwick  - Heartbreaker

266     Diana Ross/Diana Ross Chain  - Chain Reaction

265     Madonna  - Frozen

264     Barry White  - Let The Music Play

263     Marvin Gaye/Tammi Terrell  - Ain't No Mountain High Enough

262     Elton John  - Daniel

261     Atlantic Starr - Secret Lovers

260     Tina Turner  - What's Love Got To Do With It

259     Phil Collins  - One More Night

258     Paul Young  - Wherever I Lay My Hat

257     Marc Almond/Gene Pitney  - Something’s Gotten Hold Of My Heart

256     Johnny Nash  - I Can See Clearly Now

255     Elton John  - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

254     Drifters  - Saturday Night At The Movies

253     Billy Joel  - The Longest Time

252     Michael Buble  - Everything

251     Lionel Richie - Penny Lover

250     Christina Aguilera  - Beautiful

249     Barry Manilow  - Can't Smile Without You

248     Alison Moyet  - Love Letters

247     Squeeze - Labelled With Love

246     Simply Red  - Stars

245     Roxy Music  - Avalon

244     Randy Crawford  - One Day I'll Fly Away

243     Kool & The Gang  - Get Down On It

242     Heatwave  - Always And Forever

241     Fleetwood Mac  - Don't Stop

240     Elvis Costello  - A Good Year For The Roses

239     Earth Wind And Fire - After The Love Has Gone

238     Bee Gees  - Too Much Heaven

237     Beatles  - Here There And Everywhere

236     Barry Manilow  - Mandy

235     Average White Band - Let's Go Round Again

234     Anita Baker  - Sweet Love

233     Sam Cooke  - Wonderful World

232     Diana Ross  - Ain't No Mountain High Enough

231     John Farnham  - You're The Voice

230     Aretha Franklin/George Michael  - I Knew You Were Waiting For Me

229     Aretha Franklin  - A Natural Woman

228     Spandau Ballet  - Through The Barricades

227     Harry Nilsson   - Everybody's Talking

226     Michael Jackson  - Off The Wall

225     Isley Brothers  - Harvest For The World

224     Hot Chocolate - Everyone's A Winner

223     Heart  - These Dreams

222     Elton John  - Rocket Man

221     Carpenters  - Rainy Days And Mondays

220     Barry White - Can't Get Enough Of Your Love Babe

219     Style Council/Paul Weller  - You're The Best Thing

218     Four Seasons - December 63 (oh what a night)

217     Fleetwood Mac  - Little Lies

216     Diana Ross/Lionel Richie  - Endless Love

215     Bill Medley/Jennifer Warnes  - Time Of My Life

214     Lionel Richie  - My Destiny

213     George Michael  - Faith

212     Elton John  - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me

211     Dido  - Thank You

210     Boyzone  - No Matter What

209     Billy Joel  - Just The Way You Are

208     Whitney Houston  - The Greatest Love Of All

207     Whitney Houston  - Saving All My Love For You

206     Smokey Robinson/Miracles   - The Tracks Of My Tears

205     Simply Red  - If You Don't Know Me By Now

204     Roxy Music  - Jealous Guy

203     Patti Labelle/Michael McDonald  - On My Own

202     Foreigner  - Waiting For A Girl Like You

201     Elton John  - Sacrifice

200     Drifters  - Come On Over To My Place

199     Lisa Stansfield  - All Around The World

198     Jimmy Ruffin  - Farewell Is A Lonely Sound

197     Reo Speedwagon  - Can't Fight This Feeling Anymore

196     Cyndi Lauper - Time After Time

195     Carpenters  - Top Of The World

194     Andrew Gold - Never Let Her Slip Away

193     Alison Moyet  - That Old Devil Called Love

192     Will Young  - Who Am I

191     Will Young  - Evergreen

190     Walker Brothers  - The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore

189     Jimmy Cliff  - I Can See Clearly Now

188     Dr Hook  - When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman

187     Carly Simon  - Nobody Does It Better

186     Berlin  - Take My Breath Away

185     Bee Gees  - More Than A Woman

184     Beach Boys  - California Girls

183     Al Green  - Tired Of Being Alone

182     Phil Collins  - Another Day In Paradise

181     Minnie Ripperton  - Loving You

180     Marrilion  - Kayleigh

179     Lighthouse Family  - Ocean Drive

178     Dr Hook  - A Little Bit More

177     Odyssey  - Native New Yorker

176     Lionel Richie  - Dancing On The Ceiling

175     Deniece Williams  - Let's Hear It For The Boy

174     Fontella Bass  - Rescue Me

173     Bob Marley  - Could You Be Loved

172     Stevie Wonder  - Lately

171     Sade  - Smooth Operator

170     Rose Royce  - Wishing On A Star

169     Elton John  - I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues

168     Cyndi Lauper - True Colours

167     Chris Deburgh  - Lady In Red

166     Carpenters  - Yesterday Once More

165     Beatles  - Penny Lane

164     Temptations  - Just My Imagination

163     Tavares  - Heaven Must Be Missing An Angel

162     Stevie Wonder  - For Once In My Life

161     Paul Simon  - You Can Call Me Al

160     Joe Cocker /Jennifer Warnes  - Up Where We Belong

159     George Michael/Elton John  - Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me

158     Dusty Springfield  - I Just Don't Know What To Do With Myself

157     Lighthouse Family  - High

156     Steve Winwood  - Higher Love

155     Daryl Hall/John Oates  - Maneater

154     Eagles  - Take It Easy

153     Commodores  - Easy

152     Beatles  - If I Fell

151     Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman

150     Odyssey  - If You're Looking For A Way Out

149     Will To Power  - Baby I Love Your Way

148     Frankie Valli  - My Eyes Adored You

147     Patrick Swayze/Wendy Fraser  - She's Like The Wind

146     Michael Jackson  - She's Out Of My Life

145     Lionel Richie  - Stuck On You

144     Freda Payne  - Band Of Gold

143     Debarge - Rhythm Of The Night

142     Bruce Springsteen  - I'm On Fire

141     Will Young  - All Time Love

140     Chaka Khan  - I'm Every Woman

139     Gladys Knight/Pips  - The Best Thing That Happened To Me

138     George Benson  - The Greatest Love Of All

137     ABBA  - SOS

136     Yvonne Elliman  - If I Can't Have You

135     Sister Sledge  - He's The Greatest Dancer

134     Climie Fisher  - Love Changes Everything

133     M People  - Search For The Hero

132     Phil Collins  - A Groovy Kind Of Love

131     Beautiful South  - Song For Whoever

130     Real Thing  - You To Me Are Everything

129     Genesis  - Follow You Follow Me

128     Rose Royce  - Car Wash

127     Neil Diamond   - Cracklin' Rosie

126     Corrs  - What Can I Do

125     Bob Marley - One Love

124     Hot Chocolate - So You Win Again

123     Cars  - Drive

122     Bee Gees  - Massachusetts

121     Tina Turner  - The Best

120     Michael Jackson  - I Just Can't Stop Loving You

119     Bee Gees  - You Win Again

118     Culture Club/Boy George  - Do You Really Want To Hurt Me

117     Womack And Womack  - Teardrops

116     Van Morrison - Moondance

115     Beatles - Something

114     George Michael  - Careless Whisper

113     ABBA  - One Of Us

112     Barry White  - Just The Way You Are

111     Whitney Houston  - I Have Nothing

110     America  - A Horse With No Name

109     Stevie Wonder  - I Just Called To Say I Love You

108     Rod Stewart  - You're In My Heart

107     Fleetwood Mac  - Dreams

106     Michael Jackson  - Human Nature

105     Bryan Adams - Heaven

104     Police  - Every Breath You Take

103     Eurythmics  - Sweet Dreams (are Made Of This)

102     Carpenters  - Close To You

101     Bill Withers  - Lovely Day

100     Beatles  - And I Love Her

99       Commodores   - Three Times A Lady

98       Sting  - Fields Of Gold

97       Joe Cocker - You Are So Beautiful

96       Bangles  - Eternal Flame

95       Alexander O'Neal  - If You Were Here Tonight

94       Daryl Hall/John Oates  - I Can't Go For That

93       Neil Diamond  - Love On The Rocks

92       Marvin Gaye  - Let's Get It On

91       Carpenters  - Goodbye To Love

90       Billy Paul  - Me and Mrs Jones

89       Barbra Streisand/Barry Gibb  - Guilty

88       Simply Red  - Holding Back The Years

87       Roberta Flack   - Killing Me Softly

86       Beatles  - The Long And Winding Road

85       Michael Buble  - Home

84       Lionel Richie  - All Night Long

83       Jackie Wilson  - I Get The Sweetest Feeling

82       Dusty Springfield  - You Don't Have To Say You Love Me

81       Billy Joel  - She's Always A Woman To Me

80       Bee Gees  - Night Fever

79       Rod Stewart  - I Don't Want To Talk About It

78       Justin Hayward  - Forever Autumn

77       Jackie Wilson - Higher And Higher

76       Beach Boys  - Good Vibrations

75       Alicia Keys  - Fallin'

74       Brenda Russell  - Piano In The Dark

73       Temptations  - My Girl

72       Carly Simon  - You're So Vain

71       Marvin Gaye  - What's Going On

70       Foreigner  - I Want To Know What Love Is

69       Steve Winwood  - Valerie

68       Michael Jackson  - Rock With You

67       Beatles  - Eleanor Rigby

66       Aretha Franklin  - Respect

65       Madonna  - Crazy For You

64       George Michael  - A Different Corner

63       Robbie Williams  - She's The One

62       Gladys Knight/Pips  - Midnight Train To Georgia

61       Norah Jones  - Don't Know Why

60       Carpenters  - We've Only Just Begun

59       Chicago  - If You Leave Me Now

58       Mamas and Papas  - California Dreaming

57       Jimmy Ruffin  - What Becomes Of The Brokenhearted

56       Elvis Presley  - I Just Can't Help Believing

55       Fleetwood Mac  - Everywhere

54       Paul Simon/Art Garfunkel  - The Boxer

53       Eva Cassidy  - Over The Rainbow

52       Paul Simon/Art Garfunkel  - The Sound Of Silence

51       John Lennon  - Woman

50       Marvin Gaye  - Sexual Healing

49       Bill Withers  - Ain't No Sunshine

48       Toto  - Africa

47       Dusty Springfield  - Son Of A Preacher Man

46       Hollies   - The Air That I Breathe

45       Barbra Streisand  - Woman In Love

44       Stereophonics  - Handbags & Gladrags

43       Dolly Parton/Kenny Rogers - Islands In The Stream

42       Marvin Gaye  - I Heard It Through The Grapevine

41       Ben E King  - Stand By Me

40       Air Supply  - All Out Of Love

39       Aretha Franklin  - I Say A Little Prayer

38       Spandau Ballet  - True

37       Eagles - Lying Eyes

36       ABBA  - Thank You For The Music

35       Candi Staton  - Young Hearts Run Free

34       Bee Gees  - How Deep Is Your Love

33       Lionel Richie  - Hello

32       Elton John  - Candle In The Wind

31       Will Young  - Leave Right Now

30       Stevie Wonder  - Superstition

29       Neil Diamond   - Sweet Caroline

28       Harry Nilsson   - Without You

27       Elton John  - Your Song

26       Beatles  - In My Life

25       Beach Boys  - God Only Knows

24       Fleetwood Mac  - Go Your Own Way

23       Otis Redding - Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay

22       Elvis Presley  - In The Ghetto

21       Mike And The Mechanics  - The Living Years

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