Our Radio Rocks

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"Our Radio Rocks"
Single by PJ & Duncan
from the album Psyche
ReleasedFebruary 13, 1995
Format CD single, cassette single
Recorded1995
Genre
Label Telstar Records
Songwriter(s) Nicholas Lynedoch Graham, Denise Paulette Lewis, Michael Olton McCollin
PJ & Duncan singles chronology
"Eternal Love"
(1994)
"Our Radio Rocks"
(1995)
"Stuck On U"
(1995)

Our Radio Rocks is the sixth single by PJ & Duncan and the last to be taken from their debut album Psyche . As a single, it was released on 13 February 1995. It reached number 15 on the UK Singles Chart.

Ant & Dec British TV presenting duo

Ant & Dec are an English TV presenting duo, consisting of Anthony McPartlin and Declan Donnelly, from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Formed after their meeting as actors on CBBC's drama, Byker Grove, they performed together as pop musicians PJ & Duncan, the names of their characters from Byker Grove. The duo have since led successful careers as television presenters, best-known for currently hosting Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!, and Britain's Got Talent. Previous hosting credits include SMTV Live, CD:UK, Friends Like These, Pop Idol, PokerFace, Push the Button, Red or Black?, and Text Santa. They presented the annual Brit Awards in 2001, 2015 and 2016.

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The music video shows the duo singing the song. Several scenes show dancers and a model of a transmitter atop a planet.

Transmitter Electronic device that emits radio waves

In electronics and telecommunications, a transmitter or radio transmitter is an electronic device which produces radio waves with an antenna. The transmitter itself generates a radio frequency alternating current, which is applied to the antenna. When excited by this alternating current, the antenna radiates radio waves.

Chart performance

Weekly Charts

Chart (1995)Peak
position
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)15

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References

1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5kK9Bpc7zdQ
2. http://www.discogs.com/PJ-Duncan-AKA-Our-Radio-Rocks/release/1682902