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Peggy Lee

Episode #2019

5/9        Peggy Lee Sings (and Writes)  Peggy Lee, that singer with the insinuatingly throaty voice and suggestively restrained style, was also a songwriter with more than two hundred songs to her credit. She had a good number of hits during her career, some of which she wrote herself. Among her collaborators were Johnny Mandell, Cy Coleman, and singer Mel Torme.

The Telegraph

Episode #1747

11/18    Peggy Lee Sings (and Writes)  Not many singers wrote as many songs or performed them so distinctively as Peggy Lee.

The Telegraph lists Peggy Lee as #14 in The 60 Greatest female singer-songwriters of all time.  Read more.