Texas are a pop rock band from Glasgow, Scotland. They were founded by Johnny McElhone (formerly of the bands Altered Images and Hipsway) in 1986 and feature Sharleen Spiteri on lead vocals. Texas made their performing debut in March 1988 at the University of Dundee. They took their name from the 1984 Wim Wenders movie Paris, Texas.
- Clips (5)Latest ClipTexas Live in Session
- TracksLast Played on BBC
- Events31 Jul - Millennium Square, Leeds, UK
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- Texas Live in Sessionhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02klf86.jpg2015-02-22T13:51:00ZSharleen and Tony from Texas perform two songs live on Weekend Wogan.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/7289d10d-d8d2-41ff-8308-c56ec9346e07?clipfocus=p02klf8mSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 14 mins
Texas Live in Session
- Texas perform 'The Letter'http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02gl5qp.jpg2015-01-09T13:43:00ZThe supreme Scottish songsmiths rock the studio with this classic track in dedication to the late great Joe Cocker.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/7289d10d-d8d2-41ff-8308-c56ec9346e07?clipfocus=p02gl5yhSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 3 mins
Texas perform 'The Letter'
- Sharleen Spiteri - Start A Family (BBC Radio Scotland Live)http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02gkv1w.jpg2015-01-09T11:12:00ZNew Texas single live in session for The Culture Studio.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/7289d10d-d8d2-41ff-8308-c56ec9346e07?clipfocus=p02gkv3jSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 4 mins
Sharleen Spiteri - Start A Family (BBC Radio Scotland Live)
- Not Just Britpop: Sharleen Spiteri from Texashttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01x2573.jpg2014-04-08T14:44:00ZSharleen Spiteri reveals how Texas got Method Man to perform with them at The Brits '98 and the backstage excitement he caused with the Spice Girls.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/7289d10d-d8d2-41ff-8308-c56ec9346e07?clipfocus=p01x2581Selected ClipSelected ClipAudio 2 mins
Not Just Britpop: Sharleen Spiteri from Texas
- Texas perform live in sessionhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01dd0pq.jpg2013-07-28T13:41:00ZTexas joined Richard Madeley live in the studio for an exclusive performancehttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/7289d10d-d8d2-41ff-8308-c56ec9346e07?clipfocus=p01dd2f2Selected ClipSelected ClipAudio 19 mins
Texas perform live in session
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