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Sonny Knowles

Dublin-born Sonny Knowles is a legend in Irish pop, with a career stretching over 50 years. Getting his start in the 1950s as a clarinetist and sax player in bands such as the Earl Gill Showband and the Pacific Showband, Knowles eventually went solo and recorded and released albums for Pye. His vocal stylings were enough to carry him over eight successive successful albums for that label, records that continued to sell in high numbers as late as 1994. In addition to record sales, Knowles performed regularly with national orchestras, and in 1973 performed at the Split International Song Festival in Yugoslavia. Tours of the United States followed, as well as shows all over Europe. But it would be television where he would make the most impact at home, presenting the TV show Cabaret for three years and making regular guest appearances on light variety shows for decades. In 1989, Knowles received the Man of the Year Award from the Dublin Society of New York, and in 1999 he received the Hall of Fame Award at that year's National Entertainment Awards show in Ireland. ~ Chris True
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Sonny Knowles

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Sonny Knowles

  1.   Song
  2.   Dublin Saunter
  3.   Banks Of My Lovely Lee
  4.   Rambling Rose
  5.   The Ould Sunday Dinner
  6.   And I Love You So
  7.   Catch a Falling Star
  8.   The Dying Rebel
  9.   When I Grow Too Old to Dream
  10.   Softly, Softly
  11.   Unless You Have an Irish Heart
  12.   When I Fall in Love
  13.   I'll See You in My Dreams
  14.   They Tried to Tell Us We're Too Young
  15.   Smile
  16.   Strangers in the Night
  17.   The Christmas Song
  18.   That's What Live Is All About
  19.   Dingle Bay
  20.   What a Wonderful World
  21.   How Can You Buy Killarney?
  22.   Traditional Christmas Medley: Silent Night / Little Drummer Boy / We Wish You A Merry Christmas
  23.   Kerry Long Ago
  24.   Little Things That Mean a Lot
  25.   Sure She's Irish
  26.   Rose of Mooncoin
  27.   When Your Old Wedding Ring Was New
  28.   Annaghdown
  29.   When I Leave the World Behind
  30.   If I Loved You
  31.   Banks of My Own Lovely Lee
  32.   My Son
  33.   We Could
  34.   No One Will Ever Know
  35.   Unfogetable
  36.   Solitaire
  37.   A Mother's Way
  38.   I'll Take Care Of Your Cares
  39.   Medley: Three Good Reasons/No One Knows/No One Will Ever Know
  40.   Roses of Picardy
  41.   My Child
  42.   Look Around
  43.   Medley: Among My Souvenirs/It's a Sint to Tell a Lie/I'm Gonna Sit Righ
  44.   No One Knows by Sonny & Sean & The Pacific Showband
  45.   When the Snow Is on the Roses
  46.   You Belong to Me
  47.   The Only Couple on the Floor
  48.   No One Will Ever Know by Sonny & Sean & The Pacific Showband
  49.   The World Is Such an Empty Place
  50.   We Could by Sonny & Sean & The Pacific Showband
  51.   My Lovely Rose and You
  52.   Another Somebody Done Someboy Wrong Song by Tony Kenny
  53.   Answers on a Postacrd
  54.   Behind the Tear
  55.   Can I Forget You
  56.   Could You Ever Love Me Again
  57.   Dance in the Old Fashioned Way
  58.   For the Good Times
  59.   Girls Were Made to Love and Kiss
  60.   Have I Waited Too Long
  61.   Help Me Make It Through the Night
  62.   Here Comes My Baby
  63.   If We Only Have Love
  64.   Just Out of Reach of My Two Empty Arms
  65.   Let it Be Me
  66.   May I Have the Next Dream With You
  67.   Music From Across the Way
  68.   Scorn Not His Simplicity
  69.   The Hungry Years
  70.   There's a Part of Her Still Holding On
  71.   You Don't Know Me
  72.   My Dublin Bay
  73.   Just Out of Reach
  74.   Christmas Time Is Here Again
  75.   Christmas Hits Medley
  76.   Christmas Traditional Medley
  77.   I'll Be Home for Christmas
  78.   Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  79.   Little Things Mean a Lot
  80.   Unforgetable

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