FREE: Paul Carrack song download Life’s Too Short

Life’s Too Short to miss Paul Carrack at Sheffield City Hall on Sunday night and to celebrate we’re giving away the song from his new album, writes Graham Walker.

Rain Or Shine is a 10-track mix of classics and new self-penned songs.

Rain Ot Shine inew album from Paul Crarrack

Rain Ot Shine inew album from Paul Crarrack

VIDEO: Watch the music video for Life’s Too Short and download the free MP3 song below.

FREE SONG DOWNLOAD: Download Life’s Too Short from Paul’s new album - right click here and ‘save link as’ to download the MP3 song to your desktop.

The file is only a few megabites in size and will download on an average broadband connection in a few seconds. But get the bill payer’s permission first. Left click, or click on mobile devices, to play the track without downloading it.

LISENE TO OUR CHAT: For more about the concert and to hear our full interview with Paul - CLICK HERE.

The former Roxy Music, Ace, Mike and The Mechanics and Squeeze star is the voice behind hits How Long, The Living Years and Over My Shoulder.

He has had a hugely succeful solo career and last year toured as keyboard played with Eric Clapton.

Now the soul and blues star, known as the man with the golden voice, is on his own 50-date tour until the end of April, which brings him home this weekend. He also plays Chesterfield Winding Wheel on Friday, April 11.

Tickets for Paul Carrack at Sheffield City Hall, on Sunday, January 19, are £28.50. VIP Hospitality, including a pre-show meal, is £78.50. Booking fees may apply. Buy in person, call 0114 2789789 or at Also see The Star’s entertainments and lsitings web site at

Buy the album from his official site at

Paul’s track Long Ago features on The Star-backed Women Of Steel all-star charity album, to help fund a £150,000 statue to honour the city’s women who kept the steel mills going in two world wars. It’s available, along with his other albums, at


For a chance to win one of two pairs of tickets to see Paul’s homecoming concert this Sunday enter our free draw by email or Twitter.

Deadline is Sunday, January 19, 2014, 10am.

Email your full name and contact details, including a phone number where we can contact you on the day, with Paul Carrack Competition StarCompPC in the subject field, to

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