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HELP me find this song!! 2000-2007 Terry Wogan R2

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Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 20:44:08

This is not going to be easy! grin I'm showing my age and will probably come across as a bit weird but here goes....

I used to listen to Terry Wogan on R2 on my way to work and he played this song almost every day for quite a while... Could have been any time 2000-2007 grin I've not heard it since but I loved it!

I have NO idea who sang it ... I don't know what it's called and I don't know any lines...

I'm not religious at all but It's got a 'Christian' message .all about God loving us etc. and how wonderful life is..it was quite repetitive at times.

It was by someone well known and I remember thinking at the time that the person had been part of a group at one point. Even as far back as the '70s
They had other songs with a religious message too but not all of them did...

I thought it was Van Morrison, Aaron Neville, James Taylor but I don't know...

That's all I've got!

I don't stand a chance finding it do I?!

cherrytree63 Fri 08-Nov-19 20:47:28

Little Drummer Boy?

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 20:50:54

No! I think it was a single around 200-2007.... I remember thinking at the time that this person hadn't been on the radio for years...

Herocomplex Fri 08-Nov-19 20:52:02

Is it ‘I don’t know much’ by Aaron Neville and Linda Ronstadt?

Elderflower14 Fri 08-Nov-19 20:54:24

Wasn't That'll Do by Peter Gabriel was it?

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 20:54:50

It's that kind of song!
I was sure it was Aaron Neville or Van M as they have done a few 'christian' songs but if it is them I can't find the song!!

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 20:58:44

Elderflower It wasn't as slow or gentle as the Peter G song!
It was quite upbeat!

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:00:21

I wish I knew more! grin

ApplePenPineapplePen Fri 08-Nov-19 21:02:11

Lighthouse family?

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:04:30

No but listening to 'lifted' now! grin

Drinkciderfromalemon Fri 08-Nov-19 21:06:46

Menopause eats brain.... maybe the song that says "how wonderful life is, now you're in the world.."?

AtrociousCircumstance Fri 08-Nov-19 21:08:00

‘My sweet lord’ George Harrison?

MadeForThis Fri 08-Nov-19 21:08:08

What if God was one of us?

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:11:58

Drink I think that's 'Your song' Elton J.
Everlasting Peri- Menopause has destroyed my brain! I said in my OP that I probably sound a bit weird.!! grin

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:13:13

Not George Harrison! smile (love him)

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:15:29

Not 'What if God was one of us' but I really love that one too! Not heard it for years! smile

WiseUpJanetWeiss Fri 08-Nov-19 21:18:05

Shine Silently by Nils Lofgren?

WhatchaMaCalllit Fri 08-Nov-19 21:19:42

"From A Distance"?

Swisskit Fri 08-Nov-19 21:19:54

Maybe you could email Radio 2, see if they have any ideas?

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:21:29

Not NilsL! smile

StuntBottom Fri 08-Nov-19 21:21:42

River of Dreams by Billy Joel?

Horehound Fri 08-Nov-19 21:22:35

Tender by Blur?

Doilooklikeatourist Fri 08-Nov-19 21:22:37

Sailing to Philadelphia ( Mason Dixon line ) by Mark Knopfler and James Taylor ?

Elodie2019 Fri 08-Nov-19 21:24:53

You know I used to HATE 'From a distance' when I was younger... I now blunt like a little baby when I hear it!

The song I'm thinking has a similar kind of message...

Roughday Fri 08-Nov-19 21:25:18

Type in radio2 terry wogan playlist

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