• Was supposed to be the first single from the 'Elephunk' album, but was replaced with 'Where is the Love?'.

    Number one from Jan 12, 2004 to Jan 18, 2004 | Dec 29, 2003 to Jan 11, 2004

  • From the album 'Encore', 'Just Lose It' makes several references to other artists and songs, including Michael Jackson's 'Billie Jean', Madonna and Paris Hilton!

    Number one from Nov 8, 2004 to Nov 14, 2004

  • From the album 'Love. Angel. Music. Baby', this was Gwen's first solo single after her band 'No Doubt' took a break.

    Number one from Nov 22, 2004 to Nov 28, 2004 | Nov 15, 2004 to Nov 21, 2004

  • From Spiderbait's album 'Tonight Alright', this track is an old African American work song and was originally recorded in 1933!

    Number one from Jun 7, 2004 to Jun 13, 2004 | May 24, 2004 to Jun 6, 2004

  • 2 weeks at number one  (about this song)

    From the album 'D12 World'. During the performance of this song at the MTV VMA awards, Eminem, who features in the song, mooned the audience. MTV cut out the footage to avoid complaints!

    Number one from May 3, 2004 to May 9, 2004 | May 17, 2004 to May 23, 2004

  • 1 week at number one  (about this song)

    The single won 'Best Pop Release' at 2004 ARIAs and features on the album 'The Sound Of White'.

    Number one from Aug 9, 2004 to Aug 15, 2004

  • 1 week at number one  (about this song)

    A huge hit worldwide! From the album 'Thank You'.

    Number one from Mar 8, 2004 to Mar 14, 2004

  • 2 weeks at number one  (about this song)

    Voted the second favourite song in the world in a global survey conducted by Sony Ericsson, succeeded only by Queen's 'We are the Champions'! Featured on the album 'In The Zone'.

    Number one from Mar 22, 2004 to Mar 28, 2004 | Mar 15, 2004 to Mar 21, 2004

  • Hollywood actress Kelly Preston stars in the video clip for this track! It's from the alum 'Songs About Jane'.

    Number one from Oct 11, 2004 to Oct 17, 2004 | Sep 13, 2004 to Sep 19, 2004 | Sep 27, 2004 to Oct 3, 2004 | Sep 20, 2004 to Sep 26, 2004 | Sep 6, 2004 to Sep 12, 2004

  • After appearing on Australian Idol, Joel was signed and managed by Idol judge Mark Holden! 'These Kids' is from the self-titled album 'Joel Turner And The Modern Day Poets'.

    Number one from Nov 29, 2004 to Dec 5, 2004


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Coffs Harbour STAR FM 105.5 Saturday, 3:00 pm
Gosford SEA FM 101.3 Saturday, 3:00 pm
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Goulburn EAGLE FM 93.5 Sunday, 6:00 pm
Orange STAR FM 105.9 Saturday, 3:00 pm
Albury Wodonga STAR FM 104.9 Saturday, 3:00 pm
Newcastle NX FM 106.9 Saturday, 3:00 pm
Dubbo STAR FM 93.5 Saturday, 3:00 pm
Wollongong i98 FM 98 Sunday, 6:00 pm
Cooma SNOW 97.7 FM 97.7 Sunday, 6:00 pm
Lithgow 107.9 FM 107.9 Saturday, 3:00 pm
Port Macquarie STAR FM 102.3 Saturday, 3:00 pm

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