Mait Monro was Britain's greatest singer. He was the singing London bus driver whose magnificent voice and ballads brought success all over the world. Praised by fans and fellow artists alike, even the great Frank Sinatra labelled him the 'Singer's singer.' 'A Portrait Of tells the full story of Matt's amazing rise to fame with exclusive, unseen performances from Matt's early and later career. The programme blends together the songs and the story of the man known as Britain's Frank Sinatra, with exclusive access to the private side of Matt Monro and his family home movies. With personal contributions from Sir George Martin, Don Black, Tony Christie, Bruce Forsyth, Sir Cliff Richard, the Monro family and many others; this is a unique insight into what made millions of fans and singers admire both the voice and the man who was Matt Monro.
Tracklisting: - I have dreamed - Portrait of my love - You keep me swinging - Gonna build a mountain - Polka dots and moonbeans - I left my heart in San Francisco - I get along without you very well - Walk away - My kind of girl - Maria - Born free - Yesterday - Birth of the blues - From Russia with love