Brenda Lee

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Brenda Lee
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Lee in 1977
Background information
Birth name Brenda Mae Tarpley
Born (1944-12-11) December 11, 1944 (age 73)
Atlanta, Georgia, US
Genres Rock and Roll, Pop, Rockabilly, Country, Gospel
Occupations Singer
Years active 1955–present
Labels Decca (1959–1969)
MCA Records (1970–1991)
Warner Bros. Records (1991–1993)
Telstar Records (1994–1996)
Bear Family Records (1997–1998)
MCA Nashville (1999–present)
Associated acts Connie Francis, Skeeter Davis, Ricky Nelson, Lesley Gore, Red Foley, Muruga Booker, Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline
Website Brenda
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Brenda Mae Tarpley or Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American pop singer.[1] She was popular in the 1960s. She stood 4 feet 9 inches (1.45 m) tall and was called “Little Miss Dynamite” because of her strong voice.[2] She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002.[2]

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  1. "Brenda Lee". Retrieved 19 February 2016. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Brenda Lee Biography". Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Retrieved 19 February 2016. 

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