Singing bishop to hit high notes with charity CD
The Bishop of Lynn is set to release a charity CD of recordings of 1960s classics following his show-stopping live performance of Wild Thing at Festival Too in King’s Lynn last summer.
The Rt Rev Jonathan Meyrick,
who has appeared in the ITV
show Stars in Their Eyes
, performed the song with tribute band the Yesterdays
who suggested he record the charity album.
“I’ve now recorded what I need to and I’m just waiting for it to be tied together and for the launch date to be decided,” Bishop Jonathan told the EDP.
The six-song CD features the Monkees’ I’m A Believer
and The Rolling Stones’ Satisfaction
as well as The Troggs’ Wild Thing
will raise money for Norfolk Hospice, Tapping House’s Seahorse Appeal
and a campaign to restore St Nicholas Chapel
to its former glory.
The Bishop has also been invited back to appear at this year’s Festival Too
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