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That's Just the Way I Want to Be  - Blossom Dearie - 1970
Label: Fontana (UK)
Format: LP
From: USA
My rating: 7/10

Entered: 08/03/2004
Last updated: 08/03/2004

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One of those albums that somehow sounds better now I have the original LP. Very nice late 60s pop/bossa; far more varied than I remembered it. Most well known for the storming percussion on the final track, 'I like London in the rain' (an appropriate song for today, incidentally).
Blossom Dearie recommendations at Musical Taste
   Once Upon a Summertime
   You Fascinate Me So
   I Want To Be Around
   Love Is a Necessary Evil
   I Want To Be Bad
   Someone To Watch Over Me
   Just In Time
   The Shadow Of Your Smile (live)
   Rhode Island Is Famous For You
   Sweet Surprise
   lonely town
   If I Were a Bell
   Yesterday when I was young
   Iím Hip
   Doop-Doo-De-Doop (A Doodlin' Song)
Links for Blossom Dearie
   http://medlem.spray.se/mattias74/
   A fantastic site on a great, often neglected singer. The site features a pretty comprehensive discography, with cover scans, track listings, and enthusiastic descriptions.


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