Simon May – When You Are Beautiful

Simon May is a British musician. He has composed many television theme tunes and music for films. Simon won a choral scholarship for Cambridge University, where he acquired a degree in modern languages. While teaching languages at Kingston Grammar School, he co-wrote a musical named “Smike” with his colleague. Following the publicity Smike attracted, Simon was contacted by the BBC, who televised the play in 1973. Simon performed his album Summer Of My Life included You Are So Beautiful, charting at #7 in the UK Singles Chart in 1976. He co-produced Amii Stewart’s “Knock On Wood”, which reached #1 in the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart in 1979.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s