Introducing....Headline Ladies of the 60's and 70's...
|born in Memphis, Tennessee|
the "Queen of Soul"
she demands "Respect"
|born in West Hampstead, London|
credited for bringing "Motown" to the UK on her television show
Favourite song? "Up on the Roof"
I also love it when James Taylor and Carol King sing this.....
|born in Los Angeles, California|
known for her vast range of styles....Blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz and gospel!
although my favourite of her's is "At Last" which is a favourite wedding song.....
I couldn't find it on you tube....but here's one for you... "Somethings Got a Hold on Me"
|From Port Arthur, Texas|
"The Queen of Rock and Roll"
favourite song? "Piece of My Heart"
|Born in Glasgow, Scotland|
first British female singer to perform behind the Iron Curtain
once married to Barrie Gibb
favourite song? "To Sir With Love"
|Born in Epsom, UK|
also wrote songs using the pseudonym "Al Grant"
in 1968 while performing with Harry Belafonte, she touched his arm...
and insisted that the recording be used on US television....ground breaking for the time...
favourite song? "Downtown"
|born in Dagenham, UK|
known for performing bare foot
turned to nudism in her 60's
is now a psychotherapist
favourite song? "Always Something There to Remind Me"
check it out here
(don't you think they should have had the model take off her shoes?)
|born in Tiger Bay, Wales|
has recorded three theme songs for Bond movies
(I loved her performance on the Oscars show last year!)
here she is at the Brit awards
|Knit in +RowanYarns classic yarns Cotton Glace and Handknit Cotton|
in shades "Black and "Bleached"
Knit one of these and you'll be in style and on trend for years!
ROWAN STUDIO 32
coming to your favourite Rowan Yarn Stockist soon!
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