Bits of Hits


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Weekday mornings at 11:20 we play a snippet of a song. All you need to do is guess the artist and title to be a winner.


Our latest bit of the hit has been guessed - it was Lutricia McNeal - Ain't that just the way - here's the moment Andy got it right

So ... here is the new bit of the hit...

Here are the guesses so far...



Incorrect Guesses

Billy Joel - She's always a woman

Ronan Keating - When you say nothing at all

Manic Street Preachers - A design for life

Bon Jovi - Always

Killers - Human

Bruce Hornsby & The Range - The way it is

Vangelis - Chariots of fire

Richard Marx - Hazard

Offspring - Pretty Fly

Enya - Orinoco Flow

Whitney Houston - I will always love you

Whitney Houston - How will I know

Beautiful South - A little time

Lighthouse Family - Lifted

Spice Girls - Viva Forever

Cyndi Lauper - Time after time

Ed Sheeran - Thinking out loud

Kelly Clarkson - Because of you

John Lennon - Imagine

Chris De Burgh - Lady in red

Michael Jackson - You are not alone

Patrick Swayze - She's like the wind

Elton John - Something about the way you look tonight

Boomtown Rats - I don't like Monday's

Bryan Adams - Heaven

K-Ci & Jojo - All my life

Berlin - Take my breath away

Westlife - Flying without wings

Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes - I've had the time of my life

James Blunt - You're Beautiful

Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come on Eileen

Blue & Elton John - Sorry seems to be the hardest word

Elton John - Circle of life

Billy Joel - Just the way you are

Elton John - Nikita

Steve Winwood - Valerie

Train - Drops of Jupiter

Nick Berry - Every loser wins

Elton John - Sacrifice

Elton John - Candle in the wind

Marc Cohn - Walking in memphis

Joshua Kadison - Jessie

Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes - Up where we belong

Johnny Logan - Hold me now

Righteous Brothers - Unchained melody

Charlie Daniels Band - Devil went down to Georgia

Bryan Adams - (Everything I do) I do for you

Queen - These are the days of our lives

Beautiful South - Song for whoever

Peter Cetera - Glory of love

Ronan Keating - Words

Celine Dion - Because you loved me

Roxette - It must have been love

Squeeze - Labelled with love

Elton John - Don't let the sun go down on me

Richard Marx - Right here waiting

Stevie Wonder - I just called to say I love you

Chicago - Hard to say I'm sorry

Elton John - I guess that's why they call it the blues

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You must ordinarily be a resident within the Pirate FM TSA (Total service area). For clarity, this is all TR postcodes, EX23, EX22, PL10, PL11, PL12, PL13, PL14, PL15, PL16, PL17, PL18, PL19, PL22, PL23, PL24, PL25, PL26, PL27, PL28, PL29, PL30, PL31, PL32, PL33, PL34, PL35

Listeners can message via this webform to be entered into the draw for the following day at any point following the conclusion of the previous day’s play if the Bit of the Hit has not been correctly identified. Only one guess is permitted within a 24 hour period from the same individual.

In addition, listeners can also enter by phone, Tweet, text message or enter via this webform during the specified time period announced on-air.

The first entrant to correctly identify the Bit of the Hit, with as much detail required at the discretion of Pirate FM, will win the prize.

If an entrant fails to identify the Bit of the Hit on-air, with as much detail required at the discretion of Pirate FM, we may take further callers (at our absolute discretion).

The prize on offer in the contesting sequence will be announced at the beginning of the contesting sequence.

Pirate FM may, on occasion, feature themed days or increase/decrease the number of plays of the competition.

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At any time during the contest period Pirate FM may offer any additional challenges including, but not limited to, the opportunity to donate any portion of their winnings to charity or to gain additional clues by undertaking challenges or by forfeiting a portion of the prize.

Pirate FM may at our discretion provide additional clues via but not limited to on air, social media and digital mediums.

We may take as many calls/entries as we see fit in each contesting sequence.

Pirate FM may publish the wrong guesses on any platform during the promotion.

Should the sequence not be able to run live, Pirate FM reserves the right to prerecord a sequence with random callers who entered a previous sequence of this promotion which will run on the prerecorded show day.

Any caller chosen to participate in such a prerecorded segment will be made aware at the time of calling.

We may change the Bit of the Hit at any point during the promotion at our absolute discretion.

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