Kim Carnes

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Kim Carnes
Kim Carnes with Mike MacDonald.jpg
Kim Carnes in 2008
Background information
Birth nameKim Carnes
Also known asKim Carnes Ellingson
Born (1945-07-20) July 20, 1945 (age 74)
OriginHollywood, California,
United States
GenresRock
Pop
Country
Soul
OccupationsSinger-songwriter, musician
InstrumentsVocals
Keyboards
Guitar
Harmonica
Years active1967–present
LabelsAmos Records
A&M
Capitol
EMI
MCA
Teichiku
Sparky Dawg Music
CoraZong
Associated actsKim & 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.
WebsiteKimCarnes.com
Notable instruments
Acoustic guitar
Fender Rhodes
Acoustic piano
Piano
Melodica
Keyboard
Synthesizer
Arp Synthesizer

Kim Carnes (born 20 July 1945) 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. Bette Davis hung the gold record on a wall.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Huey, Steve (1945-07-20). "( Kim Carnes > Biography )". allmusic. Retrieved 2010-04-13.
  2. Bubbeo, Daniel (2001). The Women of Warner Brothers: The Lives and Careers of 15 Leading Ladies, with Filmographies for Each. McFarland. p. 49. ISBN 978-0-7864-1137-5.

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