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History of Now That's What I Call Music compilations

Now That's What I Call Music! compilations have been coming out since 1983.

A diverse range of artists and musical genres are featured on the albums that compile the year's top chart hits.

For some bands it has been a chance to be exposed to a much wider audience.

6 Music's Elizabeth Alker reports.

  • 16 Dec 2011