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7th January 1973 - 1st April 1973

Described by TV Times as "Songs with a message, songs with a meaning, songs that care - these are the Songs that Matter."

Broadcast on Sunday, Songs That Matter offered a mixture of traditional and pop gospel with classical and hymns. Hosted by Radio One DJ and Hammer horror actor Mike Raven the show played host to Doris Troy, The Fortunes, Parchment, Springfield Revival and Chris Barber Band with Ottilie Patterson.

ATV's answer to Stars on Sunday only lasted one series.