Here comes the knight! Charles makes Van Morrison a sir | ITV News
Sir Van Morrison described himself as just a "blue-eyed soul singer" from Belfast as he was knighted for a lifetime of performing. The prolific recording artist is best known for his songs Baby, Please Don't Go, Here Comes The Night and Gloria with the band Them, solo hits like Brown Eyed Girl, Tupelo Honey and Have I Told You Lately, and critically acclaimed albums like Astral Weeks and Moondance.
Van Morrison: 30 essential songs
INTO THE MYSTIC: A song from the brilliant Moondance album. With the recent issue of the outtakes, we can see the work that went into getting the final version right. Morrison said: "I originally wrote it as Into the Mysty but later I thought it had something of an ethereal feeling to it so I called it Into the Mystic.... I guess the song is just about being part of the universe.' MC <preform><iframe width=