Most Requested Songs

The Request Show is the most popular show on Southend Hospital Radio. Our team visits the wards regularly, chatting to patients and finding out if we can play that special song.

Here’s a run-down of the top twenty most requested songs:


Our Top 20


1 Frank Sinatra My Way
2 Ed Sheeran Perfect
3 Queen Bohemian Rhapsody
4 Ed Sheeran Shape Of You
5 Neil Diamond Sweet Caroline
6 Abba Thank You For The Music
7 Frank Sinatra That’s Life
8 Queen I Want To Break Free
9 Rag N Bone Man Human
10 Abba Dancing Queen
11 Eagles Hotel California
12 Elvis Presley Hound Dog
13 Engelbert Humperdinck Release Me
14 John Lennon Imagine
15 Kenny Rogers And Dolly Parton Islands In The Stream
16 Marvin Gaye I Heard It Through The Grapevine
17 Robbie Williams Angels
18 Rod Stewart Maggie May
19 Tina Turner The Best
20 Elvis Presley Always On My Mind


If you’d like a request played on Southend Hospital Radio, call 01702 338181 – for more, see How to make a request