28 November 2020 14:42
We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Sign up fornow and never miss the top Royal stories again. Cliff Richard is still a household name. After a 60-year career, Sir Cliff has certainly earned it, as the British star has sold over 250 million records, making him one of the biggest-selling artists of all time.
Although the man is supremely talented, he didn't make it without some help along the way. On today's James Martin's Saturday Morning show, Sir Cliff opened up about the beginning of his career. 'Where did it all go wrong?' James Martin pulls apart Cliff Richard Cliff Richard net worth: How much money does singer have? The star candidly explained that his first album, 1959's Cliff, was a solo project, written completely by him. But after a year of working alone, he was introduced to the now famous members of The Shadows - Hank Marvin and Bruce Welch. Recalling the events to James, Sir Cliff explained: "I made my first record without [Bruce and Hank]. "They came from Newcastle, and they were coming to seek their fortunes as guitarists." READ MORE: Cliff Richard nicknamed 'Bionic Christian' by Elton John