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Don salutes Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee and Jimmy Durante

Don Black celebrates the iconic songwriters of the twentieth century. Tonight he pays tribute Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee and Jimmy Durante

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 pays tribute to Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee and Jimmy Durante

Don features his new ‘Who’s This….’ Challenge

This week's 'And They Also Wrote.....' is Carolyn Leigh and Dorothy Fields

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

    Witchcraft

    • The Frank Sinatra Collection.
    • EMI.
  • Peggy Lee

    Don't Blame Me

    • Oh La La Lee CD2.
    • 13.
  • Jimmy Durante

    Young At Heart

    • As Time Goes By: The Best Of Jimmy Durante.
    • Warner Music UK Limited.
    • 6.
  • Johnny Mathis

    I'm In The Mood For Love

  • Matt Monro

    Real Live Girl

    • Memories Are Made Of This CD2.
    • 10.
  • Dean Martin

    On The Sunny Side Of The Street

  • Barbra Streisand

    When In Rome

    • People.
    • 2.
  • Louis Armstrong

    Hey, Look Me Over!

    • Hello, Louis!: The Hit Years (1963-1969) CD1.
    • Hip-O Select.
    • 6.
  • Shirley Bassey

    Big Spender

    • Shirley Bassey - The Singles.
    • EMI.
  • Tony Bennett

    It Amazes Me

    • The Essential Tony Bennett CD1.
    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
    • 9.
  • Julie London

    Remind Me

  • Nat King Cole

    The Rules Of The Road

    • The Billy May Sessions CD2.
    • 16.
  • Judy Garland

    I Can't Give You Anything but Love

    • The Best Of The Capitol Years.
    • EMI Records Limited.
    • 5.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    The Best Is Yet To Come

    • Forever Ella.
    • Universal Music (UK) Limited.
    • 4.
  • Michael Feinstein

    A Fine Romance

    • Isn't It Romantic.
    • Warner Music UK Limited.
    • 3.

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