Sylvia Tyson – Big Spotlight (1986)

May 30, 2009

Artist: Sylvia Tyson
Release: Big Spotlight
Year: 1986
Born: Chatham

   Two songs from Big Spotlight, ‘Denim Blue Eyes’ and ‘Too Short a Ride,’ were modest country hits in 1986 and 1987 respectively. Other Tyson titles of note include ‘Smiling Wine’ (from the days of Ian and Sylvia), later covered by Shirley Eikhard), ‘Régine,’ and ‘Pepere’s Mill’/’Le Moulin à Pépere,’ the last written and recorded by Tyson with Lucille Starr. Tyson songs also have been recorded by Crystal Gayle, Jay and the Americans, the Lettermen, Chad Mitchell, Nana Mouskouri, and Kitty Wells.

Video below from the Reunion 18.8.1986
Ian & Sylvia Tyson – You Were On MY Mind

If video does not appear, view it here.



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