Dame Shirley Bassey performs loving tribute to Sir Bruce Forsyth

Last week at The London Palladium was the recording of BBC One’s tribute to the late Bruce Forsyth, which it has been announced will be broadcast 9pm on Sunday March 11th.

Shirley Bassey raised the roof with a performance of one of Bruce’s favourite songs ‘Almost Like Being In Love’ – receiving standing ovations and compliments galore on social media from those in attendance…

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Sir Bruce Forsyth An emotional evening at The London Palladium Sir Bruce – A Celebration Cheers Sir Brucey Keep Dancin’ … And Swingin’ Thanks to Winnie – Bruce’s wonderful wife and Ian Wilson – Bruce's friend and manager A few of the performers that attended in person or via video link to share memories and anecdotes plus just some of the audience in seats near us and/or at the bar. In no particular order…. Darcey Bussell​ Ant and Dec​ Elton John​ Alexandra Burke​ Michael Ball OBE​ Michael Grade​ Craig Revel Horwood Official​ Bradley Walker​ Russ Abbott​ Alesha Dixon​ Andrew Lloyd Webber​ World Of David Walliams​ Nicholas Lyndhurst​ – Great pic btw! ROBERT POWELL​ Nicholas Parsons​ Sarah Ferguson – The duchess of York​ Tess Daly​ Vernon Kay​ BBC World Service​ BBC One​ Strictly Come Dancing (TV series)​ BBC Strictly Come Dancing​ Dame Shirley Bassey Gloria Hunniford @bbcradiolondon @bbcmusic #SirBruceForsyth #LadyWilneliaForsyth #SirBruceACelebration #TheLondonPalladium #ShowBusinessLegend #GiantOfLightEntertainment #KingOfSaturdayNight #TalkOfTheTown #GenerationGame #ImInCharge #GoodGameGoodGame #NiceToSeeYouToSeeYouNice #AllRightMyLoves #DidntTheyDoWell #HigherLower #BrucieBonus #WhatDoPointsMake #PlayYourCardsRight #YoureMyFavourites #KeepDancin #HaveIGotNewsForYou #StrictlyComeDancing #BBC #DameShirleyBassey #TessDaly #AntAndDec #EltonJohn #JimmyTarbuck Image: #MikePrior – Bruce’s #Photographer

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Dame Shirley is reported in The Express as saying: “Sir Bruce Forsyth was a born entertainer – a talented singer, dancer, actor – always putting a smile on people’s faces.”

4 thoughts on “Dame Shirley Bassey performs loving tribute to Sir Bruce Forsyth”

  1. Thank you. So happy to hear that this wonderfully gifted and lovely gentleman received such a wonderful, touching but joyous tribute. What great accolades for our DSB. Looking forward to the tribute being posted on this blog. Many thanks!!!

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  2. This is great news!
    I can hardly wait for the show!
    The fantastic Dame Shirley who’s gonna sing a great song, that must be special again ! Thank you for this special information!

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  3. I Agree with all the above comments , Dame Shirley forever , SHE just had to top this TRIBUTE to Sir Bruce , Dame Shirley IS the greatest & Admired
    entertainer in the WORLD , way up there with Sir Bruce & his other great Friend Sammy Davis Junior ,

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