Lesley Gore

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Lesley Gore: “It’s My Party” Turns 50

It was March 30th 1963, that 16 year-old Lesley Gore recorded one of the year’s biggest hit  songs, “It’s My Party (And I’ll Cry If I Want To).” Lesley isn’t crying anymore, and still happily […]

05/28/2013

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Lesley Gore’s 1964 Hit ‘You Don’t Own Me’ Transformed Into Pro-Choice Battle Cry

Lesley Gore’s 1964 hit “You Don’t Own Me” is about a woman standing up to a man over her right to respect and freedom. In a new video, the song soundtracks a different struggle over women’s rights, specifically the right to choose.

10/26/2012

Morning Show Poll: Who Sang "It's My Party" Better?

The self-destructive British soul star, [lastfm]Amy Winehouse[/lastfm] has cleaned herself up from the ‘no, no, no’ days in “rehab” to record a new cover single of the classic [lastfm]Lesley Gore[/lastfm] hit, “It’s My Party.” We wanna know which version […]

11/04/2010

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