Category 1939

The Classy Kim Weston

The Classy Kim Weston

The Classy Kim Weston

I call it The Classy Kim Weston, because she’s in a class all by herself.

Weston (born December 20, 1939) is an American soul singer, and Motown alumna. In the 1960s, Weston scored hits with the songs Love Me All the Way and Take Me inYour Arms (Rock Me a Little While), and with her duet with Marvin Gaye, It TakesTwo.

Kim Weston

The Classy Kim Weston



Kim Weston in 1965


Background Information


Birth Name

Agatha Nathalia Weston

Born

December 20, 1939 (age 79).

Origin

Detroit, Michigan, U.S.

Genres

Soul R&B.

Occupation

Singer.

Instruments

Vocals.

Years Active

1961 present.

Labels

Motown (Tamla, Gordy) MGM Stax Motorcity.

Associated Acts

Marvin Gaye.

Career

Born Agatha Nathalia Weston in Detroit, Michigan, she was signe...

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Tiny Tim Part Four

Tiny Tim Part Four

Tiny Tim Part Four

It’s my happy news that I’m doing Tiny Tim Part Four, and I wish there was more.

Posthumous Releases

In 2000, the Rhino Handmade label released the posthumous Tiny Tim Live at the Royal Albert Hall. This recording had been made in 1968 at the height of Tiny Tim‘s fame, but Reprise Records never released it. The limited-number CD sold outand was reissued on Rhino‘s regular label. In 2009, the Collector‘s Choice label released I‘ve Never Seen a Straight Banana: Rare Moments Vol. 1, produced and recorded by Richard Barone in 1976. The album was a collection of rare recordings of some of Tiny Tim‘s favorite songs from 1878 through the 1930s, along with some of his own compositions.

In 2009, it was reported that Justin Martell was preparing a biog...

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Happy Birthday Gary U.S. Bonds

Happy Birthday Gary U.S. Bonds

Happy Birthday Gary U.S. Bonds

On June 6, 1939, there was event taken place, and that was his birth. Happy Birthday Gary U.S. Bonds, and have another eighty years, for we love your songs, for we love your songs,and we wish you wou make more music soon.. I wish I could type you of the many songs that influences me, but I can’t. It’s not that I’m not I don’t have the words, it’s just I only remember one song that I played on my guitar, and that was “Out Of Work”. I was pretty good at it, but then I was “Out Of Work”, and I had nothing, that needed my attention, so I played all the time, until I sounded like the 45 vinyl record, which Gary U.S. Bonds played on. 

He’s now eighty, but look what he has accomplished a lot in his lifetime, can any of the performer...

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The Life And Times Of Dusty Springfield Part Seven

The Life And Times Of Dusty Springfield Part Seven

The Life And Times Of Dusty Springfield Part Seven

The Life And Times Of Dusty Springfield Part Seven

I’m trying to complete my blogs from the past selections, and here’s The Life And Times Of Dusty Springfield Part Seven, I hope you enjoy it.

Personal


Springfield‘s parents, Catherine and Gerard, lived in Hove, East Sussex from 1962.Catherine died in a nursing home there in 1976 of lung cancer. In 1979, Gerarddied of a heart attack in Rottingdean, East Sussex.
Some of Springfield‘s biographers and journalists have speculated that she had twopersonalities: shy, quiet, Mary O’Brien, and the public face she had created asDusty Springfield. An editorial review at Publishers Weekly of Valentine andWickham‘s 2001 biography, Dancing with Demons, finds the confidence[Springfield] exuded on vi...

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Betty Everett Part Two

Betty Everett Part Two

Betty Everett Part Two

Betty Everett Part Two

I really enjoy listening to Betty Everett, so when I decided to do Betty Everett Part Two, I wish I could do more.

Cover Variations

Numerous of Betty Everett’s songs have actually been tape-recorded by various other musicians, consisting of the following:

It’s In His Kiss (The Shoop Song): Cher, Kate Taylor, Sandie Shaw, Helen Shapiro, Aretha Franklin, the Nylons, Kate Taylor including James Taylor, Linda Lewis, Vonda Shepard, Bootleg Family Band, the Searchers, the Hollies (as “It’s in Her Kiss), Clifters, Ramona King

I Can’t Hear You No More: Dusty Springfield, Helen Reddy, Lulu

Chained To A Memory (B-side of Getting Mighty Crowded): Dusty Springfield, Samantha Jones, The Everly Brothers, Cynthia Schloss

You’re No Good: Linda Ronstadt, The ...

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Legendary Al Wilson

Legendary Al Wilson

Legendary Al Wilson

Legendary Al Wilson

Al Wilson (vocalist)

History info

Birth name Allen LaMar Wilson Birthed June 19, 1939 Meridian, Mississippi, United States Passed away April 21, 2008(aged 68)Fontana, California,United States

Styles

R&B, heart Line of works Musician Years energetic 1966– 2008

Tags Rocky Road, Playboy, RCA, Wilsong

Associated acts The Jewels, The Rollers, The Souls, Johnny Rivers

Allen LaMar”Al” Wilson (June 19, 1939— April 21, 2008) was an American heart vocalist recognized for the million-selling # 1 hit,”Show as well as Tell”.He is likewise born in mind for his Northern, “The Snake “. Components 1 Occupation heart anthem 2 Fatality 3 Discography 3.1 Workshop cds 3.2 Collection cds 3.3 Songs 4 Recommendations 5 Exterior listsCareer [modify] Wilson was birthe...

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The Life And Times Of Ray Stevens Part Three

The Life And Times Of Ray Stevens Part Three

The Life And Times Of Ray Stevens Part Three

The Life And Times Of Ray Stevens Part Three

Hello, “It’s Me Again, Margaret”, I always wanted to find a woman with that name, and play it for her, see what she will do. In The Life And Times Of Ray Stevens Part Three, I’m typing about Ray Stevens, at the same point I left off. I’m updating all my blogs and I found that I never completed his life story until now, so I’m going to finish it now.

2010

In April 2010 Stevens released We people, a CD/DVD of political songs. This cd reached Top-5 on the Billboard Comedy Album chart.On April 24, 2010 the Country Music Hall of Fame as well as additionally Museum identified Stevens in the collection “Nashville Cats: A Celebration of Music City Musicians...

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Life Times Of Marvin Gaye Part Seven

Life Times Of Marvin Gaye Part Seven

Life Times Of Marvin Gaye Part Seven

Life Times Of Marvin Gaye Part Seven

Life Times Of Marvin Gaye Part Seven, is long waited and long deserved waiting for. Just read and listen and judge for yourself.

Awards and also honors

The Rock and also Roll Hall of Fame inducted him in 1987, stating that Gaye “… made a substantial payment to spirit songs as a whole as well as the Motown Sound specifically.” The web page mentioned that Gaye “… had a traditional R&B voice that was bordered with grit yet toughened up with sweet taste.” The web page more states that Gaye “… forecasted an air of emotional authority driven by fervid sentence and also sad susceptability.” A year after his fatality, then-mayor of D.C., Marion Barry proclaimed April 2 as “Marvin Gaye Jr...

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1939 Musical Films

1939 Musical Films

1939 Musical Films

1939 Musical Films

Even though I wasn’t born yet, when these 1939 Musical Films, came out, I still enjoy watching some now. I got a film that I really like that came out, with Humphy Bogart, who is my favorite actor of all times, but you can be the judge of that. The Roaring Twenties, isn’t a musical, but it’s my website, and I can bend the rules every now and then.

Musical films
Babies In Arms, starring Mickey Rooney in addition to Judy Garland
Balalaika, introduced on December 15, starring Nelson Eddy as well as likewise Ilona Massey
Entre el barro, starring Tito Lusiardo
East Side of Heaven, starring Bing Crosby along with Joan Blondell
Giliw Ko, starring Mila del Sol, Fernando Poe, Sr., Ely Ramos along with Fleur de Lis
Hawaiian Nights, starring Mary Carlisle, Const...

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The Wizard Of Oz Part Twelve

The Wizard Of Oz Part Twelve

The Wizard Of Oz Part Twelve

The Wizard Of Oz Part Twelve

This is the final Part of The Wizard Of Oz, however it’s not the last blog I’ll make on The Wizard Of Oz, it’s not going to be now. In The Wizard Of Oz Part Twelve, I’m typing you about how this film has impacted this world, and what value the ruby slippers are worth, which I found amazing. How some people would buy something that is worn by someone else is really kind of creepy. I mean just because it’s connected to this film, the value goes up,and everyone wants it. Well I don’t know about you, but I’m going to watch a limited DVD box set of The Wizard Of Oz(just look at it through the plastic wrapper, at lease no one touched the inner wrapper.

Cultural influence

Pertaining to the initial Baum storybook, it has actually bee...

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