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(I've Got to) Use My Imagination - Gladys Knight and the Pips

Chart Position: 4

  • Written by Gerry Goffin and Barry Goldberg
  • Lead vocals: Gladys Knight
  • Backing vocals: Merald Knight, Edward Patten and William Guest
  • Produced by Kenny Kerner…
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"When this old world starts getting me down, And people are just too much for me to face, I ..."

“When this old world starts getting me down
And people are just too much for me to face
I climb way up to the top of the stairs…

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Carol King, James Taylor, Laura Nyro and The Drifters : Up on the Roof

Brooklyn 1962

Rooftop Thoughts: 

Billy Snr

When I get home I’m tired and beat. That’s why I come up here.

Up here, up on the roof where the air is fresh and sweet. 902 more words

Music

This Weekend: February Celebrations

Join host Alan Seltzer on “The Grooveyard” Saturday night at 7 PM when we feature artists celebrating birthdays this month.  We’ll share a six-pack of hits by Fats Domino in honor of his 89th birthday this Sunday.  98 more words

Grooveyard

THEATRE REVIEW: Beautiful - The Carole King Musical

WORTH A LOOK?: ****

WHERE: Aldwych Theatre

WHEN: 7/1 (matinee), runs to 22/7

Carole King can lay claim to the title of the most successful female songwriter of the latter half of the 20th century with more than 100 US hits to her name between 1955 and 1999. 290 more words

THEATRE REVIEW

One Fine Day: The Chiffons; Carole King; Bette Midler

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song One Fine Day. This is a really enjoyable pop song in ‘doo-wop’ style, initially recorded in 1963. 2,487 more words

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