Desert Island Discs

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Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.

Fiona Hill, foreign affairs expert, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Lauren Laverne shares handpicked gems from the back-catalogue with Vick Hope from Radio 1
Kirsty Young's castaway is singer George Michael, in a programme first broadcast in 2007.
Writer Maya Angelou talks to Michael Parkinson, in a programme first broadcast in 1988.
Kirsty Young talks to June Brown, in a programme first broadcast in 2017.
Lauren Laverne talks to Jens Stoltenberg, NATO Sec Gen. (First broadcast in 2020)
Winnie Byanyima, head of Unaids, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Alan Cumming, actor April 17, 2022
Alan Cumming, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Robert Plant, singer, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Oti Mabuse, dancer April 3, 2022
Oti Mabuse, dancer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
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Professor Nick Webborn, doctor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Anne Tyler, writer Feb. 20, 2022
Anne Tyler, writer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Leslie Caron, actress Feb. 13, 2022
Leslie Caron, actress, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Lyse Doucet, journalist Jan. 30, 2022
Lyse Doucet, journalist, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
John Caudwell, businessman, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Deborah Levy, writer Jan. 16, 2022
Deborah Levy, writer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Simon Reeve, broadcaster, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Richard Osman, broadcaster, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.