Olympics' Opening Ceremony playlist leaked

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LONDON (11alive) -- Two British newspapers have leaked what they claim is the playlist for the Opening Ceremony to the 2012 London Olympics.

Both The Sun and The Telegraph posted the 79-track playlist to their websites this week.

Danny Boyle, who directed such films as Slumdog Millionaire and 127 Hours, is the artistic director of the ceremony. The Sun says that he selected the songs in the playlist.

Olympics officials have not confirmed that the playlist is authentic:

Captain Algernon Drummond, William Johnson Cory -- "Eton Boating Song"

Elgar, AC Benson -- "Land of Hope and Glory"

The Jam -- "Going Underground"

Muse -- "Map of the Problematique"

"Big Ben Chimes"

Sex Pistols -- "God Save the Queen"

The Clash -- "London Calling"

Simon May -- "EastEnders Theme"

"The Shipping Forecast"

Sir Hubert Parry, William Blake -- "Jerusalem"

Elgar -- "Nimrod"

Handel -- "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"

Eric Coates -- "Dambusters March"

Handel -- "Music for the Royal Fireworks"

Monty Norman -- "James Bond Theme"

Mike Oldfield -- "Tubular Bells"

Mike Oldfield -- "In Dulci Jubilo"

Vangelis -- "Chariots of Fire"

"BBC News 1954"

Arthur Wood -- "The Archers Theme"

Winifred Atwell -- "Black and White Rag"

Sugababes -- "Push the Button"

OMD -- "Enola Gay"

David Rose -- "The Stripper"

Lionel Bart -- "Food Glorious Food"

Irwin Kostal, Richard Sherman, Robert Sherman -- "Bedknobs and Broomsticks"

Rizzle Kicks -- "When I Was a Youngster"

Eric Clapton -- "Wonderful Tonight"

Colin Tully -- "Gregory's Girl Theme"

William Pitt -- "City Lights"

The Who -- "My Generation"

The Rolling Stones -- "Satisfaction"

Millie Small -- "My Boy Lollipop"

The Kinks -- "All Day and All of the Night"

The Beatles -- "She Loves You"

Mud -- "Tiger Feet"

Led Zeppelin -- "Trampled Under Foot"

The Specials -- "A Message to You Rudy"

David Bowie -- "Starman"

Queen -- "Bohemian Rhapsody"

Sex Pistols -- "Pretty Vacant"

Duran Duran -- "The Reflex"

New Order -- "Blue Monday"

Frankie Goes to Hollywood -- "Relax"

Soul II Soul -- "Back to Life"

Happy Mondays -- "Step On"

Eurythmics -- "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)"

The Verve -- "Bittersweet Symphony"

Prodigy -- "Firestarter"

Underworld -- "Born Slippery"

Jaan Kenbrovin, John William Kellette -- "I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles"

Blur -- "Song 2"

Dizzee Rascal -- "Bonkers"

Tigerstyle -- "Nachna Onda Nei"

Arctic Monkeys -- "I Bet You Look Good on the Dancefloor"

Mark Ronson, Amy Winehouse -- "Valerie"

Radiohead -- "Creep"

Muse -- "Uprising"

Kano, Mikey J -- "Random Antics"

Tinie Tempah -- "Pass Out"

MIA -- "Paper Planes"

Coldplay -- "Viva La Vida"

The Chemical Brothers -- "Galvanize"

Franz Ferdinand -- "Take Me Out"

Kaiser Chiefs -- "I Predict a Riot"

Roll Deep -- "Shake a Leg"

Adele -- "Rolling in the Deep"

Oasis -- "The Hindu Times"

Oasis -- "Wonderwall"

Emeli Sande -- "Heaven"

William Monk, Henry Francis -- "Abide with Me"

Pink Floyd -- "Eclipse"

The Beatles -- "The End"

The Beatles -- "Hey Jude"

David Bowie -- "Heroes"

Eric Spear -- "Coronation Street Theme"

Ron Grainer -- "Doctor Who Theme"

John Philip Sousa -- "Monty Python Theme/The Liberty Bell"

David Bowie -- "Absolute Beginners"

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