Thursday, February 28, 2013

Forgotten Music: LaVern Baker

LaVern Baker - I Waited Too Long - YouTube: The second female artist inducted into the R&R Hall of Fame (the first was Arethan Franklin).  Her story is here.

2 comments:

Tom Johnson said...

I saw her at a concert in Wichita Falls (Alan Freed show?) with Fats Domino, Buddy Holly, Franky Lymon, and Carl Perkins (1956 or '57). She sang Jim Dandy! Great voice!!!

Bill Crider said...

What a great show and memory. I wish I'd been there!