Georgie Fame - Quotes

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In my youth I thought I was going to be a professional rugby player.

In my youth I thought I was going to be a professional rugby player.

Some people think I'm a rock 'n' roll musician and some think I'm a jazz musician but, for me, there is no difference. ---->>>

I avoid the media circus, keep my head down and try to keep growing and learning things. ---->>>

My generation had the best years. We missed the Second World War and caught the outburst of rock 'n' roll. ---->>>

Suckle was the first West Indian DJ and he had this fantastic source of music. ---->>>

The BBC were not playing the music that was happening on the street so we did an independent production because we knew we had an audience. Then we licensed the album to EMI. ---->>>

I broke up the band in the office in Gerrard Street. ---->>>

If you had a good radio - and everybody did in those days - you could find it. ---->>>

We were at Pye Studios for half an hour so we set the gear up and we did two tracks. A month later we found out it was selling thirty thousand copies a day. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: British
Born: 06-26, 1943
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Occupation: Musician

Georgie Fame (born Clive Powell; 26 June 1943) is an English rhythm and blues and jazz singer and keyboard player. Fame, who had a string of 1960s hits, is still a popular performer, often working with contemporaries such as Van Morrison and Bill Wyman. Fame is the only British pop star to have achieved three number one hits with his only Top 10 chart entries: "Yeh, Yeh" in 1964, "Get Away" in 1966 and "The Ballad of Bonnie and Clyde" in 1967 (wikipedia)