Acker Bilk - Stranger On The Shore

Acker Bilk - Stranger On The Shore

Catalogue Code: 710902

Barcode: 5050457109028

Release Date: 1 Jan 2012

Stranger On The Shore was written by Acker Bilk for his young daughter and originally titled Jenny. The song was eventually used as the theme for the television drama entitled Stranger On The Shore, which thus became the name of the single when released in October 1961. It would go on to spend more than a year on the singles chart (peaking at #2), topping the American charts and become the signature tune of Acker Bilk.On the strength of the single dictated that the album could not fail and it would ease into the top ten in 1962.

1. Stranger On The Shore
2. Lullaby
3. Mean To Me
4. Greensleeves
5. Take My Lips
6. Sentimental Journey
7. Nobody Knows
8. Is This The Blues?
9. Cielito Lindo
10. Deep Purple
11. I Can't Get Started
12. Carolina Moon