Brenda Lee

Submitted by on Oct 1, 2015

Biography Brenda Lee

A brief dossier on Brenda Lee:

Category: Pop / Rockabilly

Start of professional activity: 1955 g of.

First success: the release of the track “Dynamite”

The loudest hit: “Rockin ‘Around the Christmas Tree”

Reason “legendary»: 29 studio albums, with a total circulation exceeds the mark of 100 million copies.

Future Miss “Dynamite”was born December 11, 1944 in Atlanta, Georgia. Family of Brands was one of the poorest in the county. The financial situation of the couple Tarpley (real name of the singer) was so heavy that the recognition of the Li childhood she shared her bed with her sisters, and often went to bed hungry. Brands talent became apparent, as they say, from birth. At the age of five years neighbor girl entertained onlookers with their improvised performances, and six won her first singing contest. Incredibly small (brand growth in adulthood was about 145 cm.), But impossibly charming girl pretty quickly captivated not only his hometown, but also the whole staff, regularly appearing on local television. However, the first serious performance was held only Brands in 1955, when the famous singer, as well as radio / television host Ed Fuli invited her to participate in the recording of the next issue of TV shows called”Ozark Jubilee”.

The audience burst into applause at the same moment as Lee sang the last word of the song. Shock the audience for a long time could not believe that such a powerful voice may belong to a ten-year girl. Less than two months later, the girl signed her first record contract. It has since started a grandiose musical career Brands. In the next 15 years, it has become one of the main “hitmakers”North America and the rest of the world. Memorable voice and good looks have become”golden key”that opens the front door of any young performer. In the period from 1958 to 1965. The brand recorded its most famous hits. Her work can be divided into 2 parts: the era of”rock and roll”and”country / pop era.” First you might think of songs like:


“Rocking Around the Christmas Tree”

As they get older Brands her famous voice is also undergoing some changes, becoming more feminine and delicate. It was then, with the help of his transfigured recorded vocals Brenda Song, gave her fame until his death.

“All Alone Am I”

“Break It to Me Gently”

“Blue Velvet”

In 1960, the brand recorded a song that became her “calling card.”Composition «I’m Sorry» for many years, has become the benchmark for all novice performers. Sensuality, but at the same time incredibly powerful execution fascinated not only ordinary listeners, but also the leading music critics. It was this song Brenda give her first nomination for”Grammy”and first place in the pop charts of the famous”Billboard”.

In the early 60s Brenda toured the UK. And the opening act for her were, who do you think? The one and only Beatles!

Tickets Miss Dynamite in high demand. As a consequence – several of her songs have managed to conquer the impregnable the TOP-10 of Albion.

“Speak to Me, Pretty!”

In the early 70s Brenda said that from now on it can be safely called a “country music artist.”We all know how incredible love Americans belong to the genre of”country”, therefore, a popular brand has benefited from such a risk (at first sight) applications.

“Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow”

“Sunday Sunrise”

“Tell Me What It’s Like”

Despite the fact that since the mid 70s Brenda significantly reduced its public statements, and go out, it still does not stop recording new music.

This is just a small fraction of all her achievements:

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