Kim Carnes

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Kim Carnes
Birth name Kim Carnes
Also known as Kim Carnes Ellingson
Born July 20, 1945 (1945-07-20) (age 68)
Origin Hollywood, California,
United States
Genres Rock
Pop
Country
Soul
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician
Instruments Vocals
Keyboards
Guitar
Harmonica
Years active 1967–present
Labels Amos Records
A&M
Capitol
EMI
MCA
Teichiku
Sparky Dawg Music
CoraZong
Associated acts Kim & Dave, David Cassidy, Gene Cotton, Randy Meisner, Kenny Rogers, USA for Africa, James Ingram, Barbra Streisand, Smokey Robinson, Clarence Clemons, Neil Diamond, Angelo (producer, Kings of Leon), Jeff Bridges and many others.
Website KimCarnes.com
Notable instruments
Acoustic guitar
Fender Rhodes
Acoustic piano
Piano
Melodica
Keyboard
Synthesizer
Arp Synthesizer

Kim Carnes (born 20 July 1956) is an American singer. She is best known for the song "Bette Davis Eyes" (1981).[1] Bette Davis liked the song. Carnes gave Davis a gold record. Davis hung the gold record on a wall.[2]

References[change | edit source]

  1. Huey, Steve (1945-07-20). "((( Kim Carnes > Biography )))". allmusic. http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&searchlink=KIM. Retrieved 2010-04-13.
  2. "The women of Warner Brothers: the ... - Google Books". Books.google.com. http://books.google.com/books?id=nmjetV92THsC&pg=PA49&dq=%22This+'N+That%22+%22Bette+Davis+Eyes%22&cd=3#v=onepage&q=%22This%20'N%20That%22%20%22Bette%20Davis%20Eyes%22&f=false. Retrieved 2010-04-14.

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