Steve Tyrell Host Liane Hansen talks with Steve Tyrell about his new CD, Standard Time. For many years, Tyrell was an accomplished record producer. He produced the Academy Award-winning B.J.Thomas tune, "Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head." Now, Tyrell has a new career -- as a cabaret singer. (5:00) The CD Standard Time is on Columbia, catalog number CD#CK86006 (Please note this story was corrected on air on April 25, 2002: Loren Mochari of Jamesburg, New Jersey, was surprised when he heard Liane Hansen's interview with singer Steve Tyrell. Mr. Mochari writes: "Liane asked Mr. Tyrell how he had managed to tear Clark Terry away from the piano to lend his voice to his new recordings. I would think that this would be an easy task as Mr. Terry is known to be a trumpeter, not a pianist.).
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Host Liane Hansen talks with Steve Tyrell about his new CD, Standard Time. For many years, Tyrell was an accomplished record producer. He produced the Academy Award-winning B.J.Thomas tune, "Raindrops Keep Falling on my Head." Now, Tyrell has a new career — as a cabaret singer. (5:00) The CD Standard Time is on Columbia, catalog number CD#CK86006 (Please note this story was corrected on air on April 25, 2002: Loren Mochari of Jamesburg, New Jersey, was surprised when he heard Liane Hansen's interview with singer Steve Tyrell. Mr. Mochari writes: "Liane asked Mr. Tyrell how he had managed to tear Clark Terry away from the piano to lend his voice to his new recordings. I would think that this would be an easy task as Mr. Terry is known to be a trumpeter, not a pianist.).