YouTube clip of the week

Bernard Cribbins

Following the recent death of the legend that was Bernard Cribbins, here is a version of the classic Right Said Fred that doesn’t often get seen.

The best story song in two and a quarter minutes.

Anniversary of 9/11

This week marked the 21st anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks in New York. The UK number that week was Mambo No. 5 by Bob the Builder, this was the number one song in the States.

Freddie Mercury

This week Freddie Mercury would be celebrating his 76th birthday.

Lucky Freddie got to chase Leslie Ash’s sister, Debbie, formally of the dance troupe Hot Gossip.

LeAnn Rimes

The country singer LeAnn Rimes is 40 this week.

She was born Margaret LeAnn Rimes is Jackson, Mississippi and had her first US hit when she was just 13 with Blue. Her biggest hit came in 1998 with How Do I Live which was written for her by Diane Warren. It peaked at number seven in the UK and was on the chart for 33 weeks. In her native States, it spent four weeks at number two behind Elton John’s Something About The Way You Look Tonight / Candle In the Wind 1997 and spent 69 weeks on the Billboard Chart.

Here she is with a cover of Elvis Presley’s hit Jailhouse Rock.