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The castaway this week is Lulu, who, in conversation with Michael Parkinson, recalls her upbringing in a Glasgow tenement and her subsequent career as a singer and actress. In choosing her eight records to take to the island, she reveals an admiration for the vocal styles of Ella Fitzgerald and Ray Charles.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: The Greatest Love Of All by Whitney Houston
Book: Where Are You Going? by Swami Muktananda
Luxury: Telephone

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40 minutes

Last on

Fri 9 Oct 1987 09:05

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterMichael Parkinson
Interviewed GuestLulu

Desert Island Discs is now off air until 10 May 2015

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