Best known for his 1986 number 1 power ballad "Lady in Red", Chris de Burgh has sold over 40 million albums worldwide and has 6 UK top ten albums. The new album Footsteps
, features new studio recordings of some of the most popular pop songs of all time. Footsteps
includes classics such as Toto’s "Africa", Nilsson’s "Without You", Don McLean’s "American Pie" and the Beatles’ "‘Blackbird". The tracks on the new album are tracks that Chris de Burgh sound-checks to and sometimes plays live. They are his "desert island discs".