Some people on Facebook were recently recalling ‘Dial-a-Disc,’ a hugely popular radio programme presented by Vernon Corea over the airwaves of the Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation. The ‘Thunderer,’ the London Times even mentioned the radio programme in connection with Vernon.
Vernon used to surpise people by telephoning them in their homes and requests were played on the programme. He played the latest hits on ‘Dial-a-Disc,’ from 1974-1975.
Here are two songs requested by listeners and played on ‘Dial-a-Disc.’