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Don salutes Linda Rondstadt, Gregory Porter and Tom Jones

Don Black celebrates the iconic songwriters of the twentieth century. Tonight he salutes Linda Rondstadt, Gregory Porter and Tom Jones.

Multi award-winning lyricist Don Black celebrates the iconic songwriters of the twentieth century, their songs and the artists who performed them. Each week Don showcases a selection of iconic tunes, popular and timeless standards.

Tonight he salutes Linda Rondstadt, Gregory Porter and Tom Jones.

This week's 'And They Also Wrote.....' is Sam Stept.

Plus there's a weekly nod to the fabulous voice of Matt Monro.

The show is packed full of personal anecdotes and entertaining stories as Don recalls meeting and working with many of the greatest writers and entertainers in the business.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Frank Sinatra

    The Nearness Of You

    • The Columbia Years 1943-1952: The Complete Recordings Volume 6.
    • Universal-Island Records Limited.
    • 22.
  • Linda Ronstadt

    I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance

    • Round Midnight.
    • Warner Music UK Limited.
    • 6.
  • Dean Martin

    Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone

    • The Best Of Dean Martin CD1.
    • EMI Records Limited.
    • 8.
  • Carmen McRae

    Comes Love

    • The Diva Series.
    • Universal Music (UK) Limited.
    • 9.
  • Matt Monro

    Laura

  • Michael BublĂ©

    When I Fall In Love

    • Love (Deluxe Edition).
    • Reprise.
  • Clare Teal

    We'll Gather Lilacs

    • Hey Ho.
    • Domino Recording Co Ltd.
    • 14.
  • Gregory Porter

    When You Wish Upon A Star

  • Jack Jones

    If You Go Away

    • Jack Jones Entertains.
    • 14.
  • Tony Bennett

    My Foolish Heart

    • 40 Years: The Artistry Of Tony Bennett Volume 4.
    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
    • 13.
  • Shirley Bassey

    As I Love You

    • And The Beat Goes On: 50's & 60's Vo.
    • Debutante.
  • Johnny Mathis

    I Have Dreamed

  • Petula Clark

    You and I

    • Conversations In the Wind.
  • Bette Midler

    From A Distance

    • Experience The Divine Mette Midler.
    • Atlantic.
    • 15.
  • Tom Jones

    I (Who Have Nothing)

    • The Definitive Tom Jones 1964-2002 CD2.
    • The Echo Label Limited.
    • 22.

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