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Paul Carrack

One of Britain's most enduringly successful singer/musicians, Paul Carrack's voice is probably recognized by many who don't know his name. He made quite an impact in several Sheffield bands in the early years but his first hit was "How Long" with the band Ace (number 20 in 1974). Ace recorded three albums, none of which managed to chart, and ... See full bio »
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Known For

The Wizard
The Wizard Soundtrack
Camp Nowhere
Camp Nowhere Soundtrack
Still Crazy
Still Crazy Music Department
Periodistas Soundtrack


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 2013 La Marató 2013 (TV Special) (writer: "Mirant enrera")
 2013 Die Harald Schmidt Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Show #172 - Was für ein Grüner bin ich? (2013) ... (performer: "Time to move on")
 2009 Hi havia una vegada el disc de La Marató (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Tan sols") / (writer: "Tan sols")
 2008 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spectacular 6 - My Idols (2008) ... (writer: "Over My Shoulder")
 2006 Cesko hledá SuperStar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tretí semifinále: Kluci (2006) ... (writer: "Over My Shoulder")
 2006 Invincible (writer: "How Long")
 2005 Eagles: The Farewell 1 Tour - Live from Melbourne (Video) (writer: "Love Will Keep Us Alive")
 2004 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kvalprogram 4 (2004) ... (writer: "Over My Shoulder")
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Live Wildcard (2003) ... (writer: "Over My Shoulder")
 2000 Periodistas (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ph neutro (2000) ... (performer: "Satisfay my soul")
 2000 Beautiful Joe (performer: "If You Believe In Me")
 1997 Remember Me? (writer: "Over My Shoulder")
 1996 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 11 April 1996 (1996) ... (performer: "How Long")
 1996 When Saturday Comes ("Eyes of Blue")
 1995 Let It Be Me (writer: "How Long")
 1994 Eagles: Hell Freezes Over (TV Special documentary) (writer: "Love Will Keep Us Alive")
 1994 Camp Nowhere (performer: "I LIVE BY THE GROOVE") / (writer: "I LIVE BY THE GROOVE")
 1993 Rookie of the Year (writer: "Get Up")
 1989 The Wizard (performer: "I Live By The Groove") / (writer: "I Live By The Groove")
 1989 Sing (performer: "Romance")
 1987 Turnaround (performer: "Turnaround")
 1978 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #7.10 (1978) ... (writer: "How Long")
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Other Works:

A member of the "Rock Against Repatriation" charity project in 1990.

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1 Interview | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Warm Dust | Mike & the Mechanics | Mike and the Mechanics | Squeeze

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Personal Quote:

[on recording an orchestral album] I'd been wanting to do that ever since Joni Mitchell's Both Sides Now. See more »


Although he alternated the role of lead vocalist in Mike and the Mechanics with Paul M. Young, Carrack sang the band's most famous song "The Living Years", which became a number one hit single in the US in 1989. See more »

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