Des O'Connor

Des O'Connor albums and short biography

On stage he has starred at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, the Opera House, Sydney and the O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, and has made more than 1,000 solo appearances at the London Palladium. He has worked with many personalities of the day, from rock and pop stars, actors and TV performers, to politicians, princes, to luminaries such as Frank Sinatra, Adam Faith, Sean Connery, Liberace, the Beatles, Shirley Bassey, Barbra Streisand, Robert Redford, Cilla Black, Tony Blair and members of the Royal Family. He has toured with Buddy Holly (during Holly's 1958 stay in Britain) and Jason Donovan. He was the first special guest on the second - and most popular - incarnation of the long-running TV guest show This Is Your Life (source:


1968 I Pretend
1970 With Love
1972 Sing A Favourite Song
1980 Just for You
1984 Des O'Connor Now
1992 Portrait
2001 A Tribute to the Crooners


1963-1971 The Des O'Connor Show Presenter
1974-76 Des O'Connor Entertains Presenter
1977-2002 Des O'Connor Tonight Presenter
1992-98 Take Your Pick Presenter
1996, 97 Royal Variety Performance Compere
2001 An Audience with Des O'Connor Presenter
2002-06 Today with Des and Mel Co-presenter
2007-08 Countdown Co-presenter
2012 The One and Only Des O'Connor Subject