The sound of genuine happiness; also regret, anger, wonder,
bursting from the radio with the unexpected exuberance
of a child dancing at a chamber concert…
quite terrific radio
Miranda Sawyer Guardian
Lemn’s Desert Island Discs on BBC radio 4 was chosen as Pick of the Year. Sissay has presented BBC radio documentaries on WH Auden, JB Priestley, Bob Marley, The Last Poets and Gil Scott Heron to name a few. Lemn Sissay’s Homecoming was nominated for a Palm D’or.