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Thursday, October 11, 2007

Baby Boomer Fun: Dusty Springfield

Thursday is baby boomer fun day here, no real estate, so here goes....

I had forgotten that Dusty Springfield, prior to her solo career, had been with us on our transistor radios as a member of The Springfields. Their biggest hit in my memory was Silver Threads and Golden Needles in 1962.

But Dusty herself, with 10 top 40 hits between 1963 and 1970, a voice that boomed yet retained clarity and pure tones, (without benefit of modern digital trickery), remains vivid with us to this day.

Complete Dusty UK Website

Nice Biography and Photos (B. 1939- D. 1999)

Article: "Dusty Springfield's Last Days"

PLEASE NOTE: If this video should disappear from the web, find lots of Dusty clips on Youtube here, or on DailyMotion here.

This Week's Clip: Live version of her first solo hit in the US, I Only Want to be With You, which peaked at # 12 in 1963.

2 mins and 19 seconds.
ENJOY !

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