Sir Alex Ferguson shares his all-time favourite songs for Glasgow dementia charity playlist

Sir Alex Ferguson picked the songs that would be the soundtrack to his life which have special memories

Sir Alex Ferguson has been a long-time supporter of of music and dementia charity Playlist for Life with the former Manchester United manager sitting down to choose some of his favourite songs.

For many years Sir Alex has generously provided support in the form of incredible auction prizes that have raised thousands, allowing the charity to support countless families affected by dementia.

Most recently, the highest bidders at Playlist for Life’s annual golf fundraiser received hospitality tickets to a Manchester United match, to be followed by post-match drinks at Sir Alex Ferguson’s private lounge. The prize was generously donated by Ferguson himself. 

Speaking about the importance of music in his life and the charity, Sir Alex Ferguson said: “Music has soundtracked many important moments in my life and I’m pleased to support the charitable work of Playlist for Life, who use music to support people affected by dementia. 

“It was enjoyable and at times emotional to look back on the music of my life, and I’ve been told about the many benefits music from the past can have for those affected by dementia.”

Here are the songs which he chose below which can be enjoyed here.

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