My Favourite Songs
 - If pushed, my "Desert Island Discs" would be those with a red background (impossible to choose fewer - ALL ARE GREAT!)
 - LOTS of great songs and groups missing, but you have to draw the line somewhere ....

mp3 Versions
Video
Artist Comment
Theme To "Band of Brothers" (2001)
Michael Kamen very moving by association with must-see TV series and WWII - Kamen died in 2003 aged only 55
Breathless (2000)
The Corrs  
Please Forgive Me (1993)
Bryan Adams  
I Will Aways Love You (1992)
Whitney Houston sublime, awesome, divine, sad, unforgettable
Danny Boy (1988)
Daniel O'Donnell  
Wonderful Life (1987)
Black (Colin Vearncombe) video by Zucchero - absolutely magical photo series
The Time of My Life ("Dirty Dancing" - 1987)
Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes 2nd video = memorial to Patrick Swayze, so sadly missed
Walk of Life (1985)
Dire Straits one of their best
Moonlight Shadow (1983)
Maggie Reilly a haunting song and melody
Jambo Bwana (1982)
Them Mushrooms happy - so evocative of Africa
Mary's Boy Child (1981) Boney M a Powerpoint comes later - not yet synch'd with sound
The Winner Takes It All (1980)
Abba this is also one of their own all-time favourites
Staying Alive (1977)
Bee Gees video with Rita Hayworth - sensational dancing
Always On My Mind (1973)
Elvis Presley Elvis was always "The King", not Michael Jackson!
I Need You (1972) America  

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (1971)

Joan Baez video live in Norway - she is just awesome ....
Dark-Eyed Sailor (1970)
Steeleye-Span wonderful traditional English songs of my university days
L'Etranger (1969)
Nana Mouskouri a beautiful love-poem in French from an amazing artiste
Interlude ("Time is Like A Dream" - 1968) Timi Yuro a lesser-known but phenomenal singer
Cactus Tree & Marcie (1968)
Joni Mitchell wistful, romantic, regretful - from the unique Joni
Light My Fire (1966)
The Doors Jim Morrison's grave in Pere-Lachaise cemetery, Paris
Crystal Chandeliers (1966)
Charlie Pride there had to be ONE from Charlie Pride
Turn, Turn, Turn (1965)
The Byrds the Human Condition (Youtube with lyrics)
Chimes of Freedom (1965)
The Byrds no group like The Byrds, and maybe none better
a homage to freedom (Youtube & lyrics)
Catch The Wind (1965)
Donovan sad, wistful, romantic
Losing You (1963)
Brenda Lee she is SO underrated
All Alone Am I (1963)
Lucille (1958) Everly Brothers  
Heartbeat (1958)
Buddy Holly the one and only - what a loss to music
Sweet Little Sixteen (1958)
Chuck Berry nothing ever better in this genre
Only You (1955)
The Platters they also did great songs before the 60s
As Time Goes By (1942)
Dooley Wilson ditto (from "Casablanca")