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Clare chats to Grammy Award-winning vocalist and producer Steve Tyrell, who picks out some of his favourite records.

This week Clare's guest is Grammy Award-winning vocalist Steve Tyrell.

Steve's music career began as a producer, working with the likes of Burt Bacharach and Hal David from the young age of 19. He went on to work with Dionne Warwick, Rod Stewart, Diana Ross, Dolly Parton, Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson to name just a few!

His singing career began when he performed The Way You Look Tonight in the movie Father of the Bride in 1991, and he has since gone on to release twelve albums featuring his favourite jazz standards and classic tunes.

1 hour, 56 minutes

Music Played

  • Dinah Washington

    Sometimes I'm happy

    • In The Land of Hi-Fi.
    • EmArcy.
  • Quincy Jones

    Hard Sock Dance

    • The Quintessence.
    • Impulse!.
  • Steve Tyrell

    The Tender Trap

    • It's Magic - The Songs of Sammy Cahn.
    • Concord Records.
  • Jazzmeia Horn


    • A Social Call.
    • Prestige Records.
  • Tommy Dorsey

    Song of India

    • Victor.
  • Bing Crosby & Rosemary Clooney

    How About You

    • Fancy Meeting You Here.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Kansas Smitty's House Band

    Those Lies You Told Me

    • Winter EP.
    • Kansas Smitty's Records.
  • Harry Connick, Jr.

    For Once In My Life

    • Only You.
    • Columbia.
  • Louis Armstrong & Jack Teagarden

    Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans

    • The Standard Oil Sessions.
    • Dot Time.
  • Eartha Kitt

    C'est Si Bon

    • RCA Victor Presents Eartha Kitt.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Madeleine Peyroux

    (Getting Some) Fun Out of Life

    • Dreamland.
    • Atlantic.
  • The Buddy Rich Big Band

    Big Mama Cass (Live)

    • Mercy, Mercy.
    • Pacific Jazz.
  • June Christy

    It Don't Mean A Thing

    • Big Band Specials.
    • Capitol Records.
  • B.J. Thomas

    Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head

    • Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head.
    • Scepter Records.
  • Steve Tyrell

    The Way You Look Tonight

    • Father of the Bride, Part II.
    • Hollywood Records.
  • Steve Tyrell

    What A Little Moonlight Can Do

    • Standard Time.
    • Columbia Records.
  • Steve Tyrell

    That's What Friends Are For

    • Arts Music.
  • Steve Tyrell

    Someone Like You

    • A Song For You.
    • New Design Records.
  • Kermit Ruffins & Bill Murray

    The Bare Necessities

    • The Jungle Book (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • Walt Disney.
  • Youngblood Brass Band

    Don't Speak

    • Covers 1.
    • Youngblood Music.
  • Peggy Lee

    Things Are Swingin'

    • Things Are Swingin'.
    • Capitol.
  • Zaz

    Demain c'est toi

    • Effet miroir.
    • France Bleu Loire Ocean.
  • Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra

    The Groove Merchant (Live)

    • Central Park North.
    • Solid State Records.