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Heart wrenching

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Ornella Vanoni on Ricordi Records (Italy) (1958)

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Dusty’s grooves

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DUSTY  Springfield  Born today in 1939  (Died in 1999)   “Where Am I Going”  Philips Records (UK)  Dusty’s third LP from 1967.

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Surely

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“As I Love You”  Shirley Bassey  Philips (UK)  1958

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Anita copy

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My favorite!  Anita O’Day  From the LP “Pick Yourself Up”  This is another photo from the shoot that produced the LP cover.  Verve Records  (and yes, I need a copy)

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Prima’s donna

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Keely Smith sings the Lennon – McCartney Songbook  Vol 1.  Reprise Records EP  (UK)  (1965)   I love Keely Smith singing with and without Louis Prima.

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Swede’n low

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More Borg!  “Naturbarn” with Povel Ramel and Brita Borg  (1957) Knappupp Records (Sweden)

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Shout Sister Shout!

Brita Borg  “Fat Mammy Brown”  Knappup Records  (Sweden)   Right to the LPCL Hall of Frames from LP cover lover Peter in Sweden!  “This is how Sweden was in the year of 1957. Britta Borg was a loved jazz singer with a very deep voice.  I found this 45rpm in a junkstore and paid 50 cents.  I have not seen it before.  Have about 3000 Lp´s many bought just for the cover so my collection is quiet mad.”

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Yvan after all

Yvan Daniel  “Le Prince de la Chanson”  Alouette Records  (Canada)

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Stain in my heart

Emilinha Borba  “Emilia no pais dos sucessos”   Columbia Records (Brazil)

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All together now!

The Fireside Gang  “Everybody Sing!”  Golden Tone Records

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