RIP Alan Hawkshaw

He’s died at the age of 84.

Aside from the theme tunes (Grange Hill, Countdown, Channel 4 News etc), he also wrote The Champ

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He was in the shadows as well. Some career.

Here’s one from his daughter

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A Lounge Legend RIP

His live version of the Grandstand theme (which he didn’t write) is one of my favourite YouTube videos ever

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The guy who did write it (Keith Mansfield) is stood next to him conducting there.

Thought that said Sparhawk for a second. Phew