74 episodes

Join the Unflopped team for a fortnightly dose of pop-music banter and chart trivia. Two pop know-it-alls and one bona fide musical genius dig deep into pop music history to bring forgotten treasures glistening into the sunlight where they deserve to be. In each episode Stuart and Sean choose a flop single that they think deserved to be a hit. Judge Joe offers his expert musical analysis of each song, then, at the end of the show, delivers his ultimate verdict, declaring one of the songs officially Unflopped.

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    • 4.8 • 93 Ratings

Join the Unflopped team for a fortnightly dose of pop-music banter and chart trivia. Two pop know-it-alls and one bona fide musical genius dig deep into pop music history to bring forgotten treasures glistening into the sunlight where they deserve to be. In each episode Stuart and Sean choose a flop single that they think deserved to be a hit. Judge Joe offers his expert musical analysis of each song, then, at the end of the show, delivers his ultimate verdict, declaring one of the songs officially Unflopped.

    Diana Ross Vs Sheryl Lee Ralph

    Diana Ross Vs Sheryl Lee Ralph

    In this episode the Unflopped crew discuss Motown, Broadway and hobo drag. Stuart and Sean each pitch a flop single that they think deserved to be a pop music hit and Judge Joe gives his verdict. This week’s songs are ‘The Boss’ by Diana Ross and ‘In The Evening’ by Sheryl Lee Ralph.

    This episode was edited by Ben Goodstein.

    • 49 min
    Bonus episode: Listener suggestions Unflopped 3!!!

    Bonus episode: Listener suggestions Unflopped 3!!!

    SURPRISE!!! Unflopped towers has been moth-balled while we're on our hols, but we've left you a special treat to tide you over until we return. In this bonus episode we check out some more flops recommended by listeners and try to agree on one to be added to the Unflopped hall of fame.

    This week's artists are The Nolans, Patrick Wolf, Leigh Jaeger, Heidi Montag, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, VV Brown, Les Rythmes Digitales, Sandra, B*Witched and Tracey Ullman. 

    This episode was edited by Ben Goodstein.

    • 50 min
    Prefab Sprout Vs Banderas

    Prefab Sprout Vs Banderas

    In this episode the Unflopped crew discuss wonky Zoom chats, socially distant videos, and dick divers. Stuart and Sean each pitch a flop single that they think deserved to be a pop music hit and Judge Joe gives his verdict. This week’s songs are ‘When Love Breaks Down’ by Prefab Sprout and ‘This Is Your Life’ by Banderas.

    This episode was edited by Ben Goodstein.

    • 48 min
    Indie Kylie Vs Saint Etienne

    Indie Kylie Vs Saint Etienne

    In this special episode the Unflopped crew is joined by artist, designer, and Mayor of Lambeth Philip Normal to discuss Demi Moore, electroclash hair and self-interference. Philip brings two of his favourite pop gems for Judge Joe's consideration and one of them is officially unflopped. This week’s songs are ‘Pale Movie’ by Saint Etienne and ‘Some Kind Of Bliss’ by Kylie Minogue.

    This episode was edited by Ben Goodstein.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Bucks Fizz Vs Giorgio Moroder

    Bucks Fizz Vs Giorgio Moroder

    In this episode the Unflopped crew discuss Britney Spears, Donna Summer and David Van Day. Stuart and Sean each pitch a flop single that they think deserved to be a pop music hit and Judge Joe gives his verdict. This week’s songs are ‘Reach Out’ by Giorgio Moroder (featuring Paul Engemann) and ‘You And Your Heart So Blue’ by Bucks Fizz.

    This episode was edited by Ben Goodstein.

    • 52 min
    Agnetha Fältskog Vs Frida Lyngstad

    Agnetha Fältskog Vs Frida Lyngstad

    In this episode the Unflopped crew discuss princesses, trolls and Nazis. Stuart and Sean each pitch a flop single that they think deserved to be a pop music hit and Judge Joe gives his verdict. This week’s songs are ‘Wrap Your Arms Around Me’ by Agnetha Fältskog and ‘I Know There's Something Going On’ by Frida Lyngstad .

    This episode was edited by Ben Goodstein.

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
93 Ratings

93 Ratings

David_Allwood ,

Binge-worthy bop boffin brilliance!

This podcast is so brilliant. I have binged the first two seasons and am now loving series 3.
Usually find myself rooting for Shaun’s picks but all three of the guys give such good banter and I LOVE it!
Thanks for the lols x

Kyle Holtham ,

This is delicious

OOO THIS IS GOOD!

Samilola ,

Dripping in Delight

Unflopped should be made part of the national school curriculum and replace any, and all, other cultural teaching.

I believe they have been endorsed by the Sheffield Tourist Board, Scottish National Party and David Bowie’s widow.

Do yourself a favour and get your ears ready.

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