In Praise of Celebrity?

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A few years ago on BBC Radio 2 there was a programme about legendary singer songwriter Nick Drake (for more on Nick Drake click HERE) called In Search of Nick Drake. For reasons best known to themselves the BBC got Brad Pitt to present it. It seems to open up a whole host of possibilities for personality led shows.

The Carpenters – Harrison Ford.

Elvis (Presley) – Elvis (Costello)

Level 42 – Douglas Adams

The Mamas & Papas – Posh & Becks

Savage Garden– Diarmuid Gavin

Queen – HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Nancy Sinatra

Moby – Dick Dale (King of the Surf Guitars)

The Real Thing – Jordan

Deacon Blue – The Archbishop of Canterbury

The Byrds – Bill Oddie

Simply Red – Arthur Scargill

Barry White – Cilla Black

Belinda Carlisle – Melvyn Bragg

The Charlatans – Any politician of your choosing

The Sex Pistols – Gordon Ramsey

Inspiral Carpets – Rob Wilton

Wizard – J.K. Rowling

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