SoulTracks Lost Gem: Paul Carrack asked "How Long"

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    For four decades, Paul Carrack has been the voice behind literally dozens of hits for several acts, but his virtual anonymity in those roles has left him with far more accolades from his peers than from the general public, particularly in the US.  But despite never achieving the kind of fame his immense talent warrants, he has continued recording and issuing extremely enjoyable music for a loyal international audience. 

    Read Full Paul Carrack biography

    For four decades, Paul Carrack has been the voice behind literally dozens of hits for several acts, but his virtual anonymity in those roles has left him with far more accolades from his peers than from the general public, particularly in the US.  But despite never achieving the kind of fame his immense talent warrants, he has continued recording and issuing extremely enjoyable music for a loyal international audience. 

    Read Full Paul Carrack biography

    Carrack first hit the public waves in 1972 with as part of the British band Ace.  He was the voice behind that act's #1 hit, "How Long," one of that decade's most memorable songs, but one that many people don't know was written and fronted by Carrack. Tough to believe it has been four decades since, but this week we take a look back at that wonderful piece with a newly recorded "live" version performed by Carrack. Check it out below and tell us what you think!

     

     
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