Lee in 1977
|Birth name||Brenda Mae Tarpley|
December 11, 1944 |
Atlanta, Georgia, US
|Genres||Rock and Roll, Pop, Rockabilly, Country, Gospel|
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|
Brenda Mae Tarpley or Brenda Lee (born December 11, 1944 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American pop singer. 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. She was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002.
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- Argyrakis, Andy (2007-07-05). "Reluctant Legend". Christianity Today. Retrieved 2008-04-02.
- Wooding, Dan. "'Little Miss Dynamite' returns to her Gospel roots with a little help from some of her best friends". ASSIST News Service. Archived from the original on 2014-07-14. Retrieved 2012-02-03.
- "Brenda Lee: the Lady, the Legend". Brenda Lee Productions. Archived from the original on 2009-04-14. Retrieved 2009-04-10.
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