Featuring after 11.30 throughout the week Tracks of My Years, in which singer/songwriter, guitarist and producer Dave Edmunds (I Hear You Knocking, Girls Talk) chooses - two a day - his ten favourite discs. Plus a week-long spotlight on Let It Go - the new album by Will Young.
3/4. Paul Gambaccini profiles US R&B/soul/pop sensation Jackie Wilson. This edition looks at his career boost in1966, when he moved to Chicago to work with producer Carl Davis, resulting in what is now perhaps his signature hit, (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher (1967). Davis recalls those studio sessions, and trombonist Bill Hughes discusses Wilson's 1968 collaborative disc with Count Basie. With input from Otis Williams, Simon Rutberg and Jackie Wilson.
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