BRIAN & ANGELA

WHO IS YOUR FAVORITE SINGER ~ DEAD OR ALIVE ?


JIM REEVES ~ 250 PERFECT RECORDINGS !
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JIM REEVES ~ Everybodies favorite Country Singer
I NEVER ~ heard him in Concert because he died
MANY YEARS AGO (1964) in a plane crash. He is
REMEMBERED every day because somewhere
EACH DAY Jim's velvet voice is heard on radio
EACH recording is a masterpeice ~ perfect diction
VELVET STRINGS ~ awesome lyrics and backing singers
EVERYONE LOVED JIM ~ Welcome to my World ~ His
SIGNATURE TUNE ~ still fills me with NOSTALGIA
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Country Love to All ~ BRIAN XOX


"What is life to me without thee?"
Those words sail from her soul,
From her soul and into my heart.
This Lady of Song, taken from us,
Taken from us in her prime.
Kathleen's wonderful voice is still there,
Still there sailing through the ether,
Sailing forever.
"Ewig, - Ewig, - Ewig"
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Kathleen Ferrier, English Contralto, 1912 -1953.
"Ewig, Ewig, Ewig" are the last three words of Mahler's 'Das Lied von der Erde' meaning 'Forever'.


MARIA CALLAS
Many claimed her voice was flawed.
no varnished velvet tones were hers,
Yet any role her voice commanded
with limitations overridden
and burning sense of high emotion,
she sang with perfect imperfection.


It was always good news
When this Lady sang the blues
From Harlem to Carnegie Hall
She was on top from jazz to pop
Billie could sing it all
But it was no use with drug abuse
the Lady in Satan took a fall
Billie Holiday AKA Eleanora Fagan 1915~1959


Not one, but many, I have in mind.
Joni, Jackson, James are fine.
Willy, Waylon, Johnny and others,
I'd add myself, if I had my druthers.



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