After Hours


The King’s Men

Released 2 June 2014


SKU: KGS0006

The King’s Men (the men’s voices from The Choir of King’s College, Cambridge) present a selection of unrecorded pop and jazz a capella arrangements written for the group by current and former Choral Scholars. The songs range from classics such as ‘Swing Low, Sweet Chariot’ and ‘Old Man River’ to more recent hits such as Carly-Rae Jepson’s ‘Call Me Maybe’. The album reached No. 1 on the iTunes Classical Chart.

“Refreshing… totally cool” – Pizzicato

1 Get Around 02:05 The Beach Boys arr. Keith Roberts
2 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot 03:06 Traditional Spiritual arr. Ed Rex
3 Wonderwall 02:30 Oasis arr. Tom Recknell
4 A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square 03:36 Sherwin, Manning & Maschwitz, Eric arr. Ruari Bowen
5 Forget You 02:45 Cee Lo Green arr. Ed Rex
6 Never Had a Dream Come True 03:07 S Club 7 arr. Peter Lindsay & Joe Adams
7 September 04:04 Earth, Wind and Fire arr. Ed Rex
8 Tears in Heaven 03:59 Clapton, Eric arr. Tom Recknell
9 I Want it That Way 03:03 Backstreet Boys arr. Tom Recknell
10 Minnie the Moocher 02:58 Calloway, Cab arr. Ed Rex
11 Call Me Maybe 03:30 Jepsen, Carly Rae arr. Ed Rex
12 Old Man River 04:16 Kern, Jerome & Hammerstein, Oscar arr. Ruairi Bowen
13 Every Time We Say Goodbye 02:08 Porter, Cole arr. Ed Rex
14 I Want You Back 02:29 The Jackson 5 arr. Ed Rex
Total playing time – 43:36


Tracks 1-4, 6-10, 12 & 13 recorded at St George’s Church, Chesterton, 18-19 March and 25-26 June 2013
Tracks 5, 11 & 14 recorded at West Road Studio, 20 March 2013

Recorded at 96kHz 24-bit PCM stereo.

Producer  Benjamin Sheen
Engineers  Matthew Dilley (Chesterton) and Daniel Halford (West Road Studio)
Mastering Engineer  Nick Watson