In October 2011, Irish band the Saw Doctors remade "Downtown" with Petula Clark singing some lines: the track is credited to the Saw Doctors featuring Petula Clark. According to Saw Doctors' member Leo Moran the group habitually played snippets of well-known songs during their encore numbers: "One night for no particular reason we did 'Downtown' and you could see people loved it.
Petula Sally Olwen Clark, CBE (born 15 November 1932) is a British singer, actress, and composer with one of the longest serving careers of a British singer, spanning more than seven decades. Clark's professional career began during the Second World War as a child entertainer on BBC Radio.
Petula was a recording star in the UK from 1949, with "The little shoemaker"(1954) being her first top 10 hit (also hitting #1 in Australia) and "With all my heart" which took her to France where by 1962 she became their top female singer with such big selling hits as "Chariot", "Coeur blessé" and "Ya ya twist", securing her the prestigious Grand Prix National du Disques Francais.
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24/05/2019 · Scored hits on the pop, R&B, jazz and adult contemporary charts; Considered one of the great pop-jazz trumpeters; Known as a musician, but his 1968 #1 hit "This Guy's in Love With You" also featured his vocals; A songwriter and producer in his own right; His 1979 hit "Rise" was notably sampled for Notorious B.I.G.'s 1997 hit "Hypnotize"