The Story Of...Frank Sinatra
He was known simply as The Voice. His songs evoked loneliness and sensuality, an airy aphrodisiac that, for good and bad, taught us about the joys and perils of love and desire.
So begins this radio story I created about Frank Sinatra, for many the greatest popular singer of the 20th century. Unless you're a diehard fan or a student of Sinatra's, there's a few surprises in here - not least in his mid-career comeback, which is probably the greatest showbiz comeback in history.
Seven decades of stardom makes the Chairman of the Board not just a remarkable artist, but a cultural icon with few peers.