Takeover on Deezer: Girls Aloud Call The Shots

Posted by | November 25, 2012 | arch-Uncategorized

10 years.
20 consecutive Top 10 singles.
4 Number Ones.
5 platinum-selling studio albums.
A 1 million-selling greatest hits.
5 nationwide tours.
An Ivor Novello and a BRIT award.

What a remarkable report card that is for any band.

Since 2002, that is indeed a whole lotta history, some record-breaking, much genre-defying and an astounding number of brilliant pop songs.

Girls Aloud are back, back, back after three years away from being Britain’s best girl band. And they’re celebrating by taking over Deezer!

Yup – that’s right. Our editors are putting their feet up and their headphones down this week, and letting Cheryl, Kimberly, Nadine, Nicole and Sarah call the shots this week. 10 releases which are personal favourites of the girls are being highlighted as recommended picks on the service this week.

This week, wherever you see a blue heart on our Deezer Recommends, it means that it’s a release chosen by one of the girls.

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So, which girl is a fan of 90’s R&B slow jams? Who picked the cutting edge hip hop? Which rock chick picked the only guitar band? Who is a not so-secret raver? Listen to a playlist of their choices here:

And here is the full list of their recommendations by band member:

Cheryl
Tracy Chapman – Tracy Chapman
Joe – All That I Am

Kimberley
Usher – 8701
Destiny’s Child – The Writing’s On The Wall

Nadine
Drake – Best I Ever Had
Swedish House Mafia – Don’t Worry Child

Nicola
Kanye West – 808s and Heartbreak
Frank Ocean – Thinking Of You

Sarah
Lana Del Rey – Video Games
Kings of Leon – Use Somebody

Now that you know the songs they love, you can check out their new album ‘Ten’ on Deezer below. Featuring all of the girls’ biggest hits, fan favourites and four new songs, including the hit single ‘Something New’:

If all this Girls Aloud-related excitement on Deezer isn’t enough, we’re running a competiton this week to win tickets to their tour and other goodies: ENTER HERE.

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