History Music / ShirleyBassey

23rd Feb '16 9:51:13 AM Premonition45
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Shirley Bassey is a [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] singer born in 1937, affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis". Her career spans more than sixty years, and she has a powerful and very distinctive voice that is instantly recognisable - nobody sounds exactly like her, but you can immediately tell when they're trying to.

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Shirley Bassey (January 8, 1937-) is a [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] singer born in 1937, singer, affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis". Her career spans more than sixty years, and she has a powerful and very distinctive voice that is instantly recognisable - nobody sounds exactly like her, but you can immediately tell when they're trying to.
15th Oct '15 3:43:27 PM MRAustin
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Shirley Bassey is a [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] singer born in 1937, affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis".

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Shirley Bassey is a [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] singer born in 1937, affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis". Her career spans more than sixty years, and she has a powerful and very distinctive voice that is instantly recognisable - nobody sounds exactly like her, but you can immediately tell when they're trying to.
27th Apr '14 9:30:02 AM igordebraga
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* RichardCheese did a [[InTheStyleOf lounge cover]] of "[[Music/TheClash Rock the Casbah]]". [[http://www.myspace.com/video/mon-quiche/richard-cheese-rock-the-casbah-and-again/25678795 Changing the pitch of it]] turns the cover into a dead-on Bassey pastiche.

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* RichardCheese did a [[InTheStyleOf lounge cover]] of "[[Music/TheClash Rock the Casbah]]". [[http://www.myspace.com/video/mon-quiche/richard-cheese-rock-the-casbah-and-again/25678795 youtube.com/watch?v=J8UaFWCJcAI Changing the pitch of it]] turns the cover into a dead-on Bassey pastiche.
10th Jan '13 6:01:27 PM Mullon
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* At points - the {{Title Song}} for ''{{Metal Gear Solid}} 3: Snake Eater'', the song takes on the Bassey-style, appropriate considering the other Spy tropes it plays with.

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* At points - the {{Title Song}} for ''{{Metal Gear Solid}} 3: Snake Eater'', ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid3SnakeEater'', the song takes on the Bassey-style, appropriate considering the other Spy tropes it plays with.
26th Nov '12 1:35:24 PM MarkLungo
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* "History Repeating".
* Believe it or not, a cover of "[[{{Pink}} Get The Party Started]]" (even included on ''DancingOnIce'')

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* "History Repeating".
Repeating" (a collaboration with Propellerheads)
* Believe it or not, a cover of "[[{{Pink}} "[[Music/{{Pink}} Get The Party Started]]" (even included on ''DancingOnIce'')
26th Nov '12 1:34:04 PM MarkLungo
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* RichardCheese did a [[InTheStyleOf lounge cover]] of "[[TheClash Rock the Casbah]]". [[http://www.myspace.com/video/mon-quiche/richard-cheese-rock-the-casbah-and-again/25678795 Changing the pitch of it]] turns the cover into a dead-on Bassey pastiche.

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* RichardCheese did a [[InTheStyleOf lounge cover]] of "[[TheClash "[[Music/TheClash Rock the Casbah]]". [[http://www.myspace.com/video/mon-quiche/richard-cheese-rock-the-casbah-and-again/25678795 Changing the pitch of it]] turns the cover into a dead-on Bassey pastiche.
26th Nov '12 1:33:43 PM MarkLungo
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Shirley Bassey is a [[LandOfMyFathersAndTheirSheep Welsh]] singer born in 1937, affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis".

Bassey is particularly noted for being the only person to have sung more than one of the ''Film/JamesBond'' {{Title Theme Tune}}s, including the themes for ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'', ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'', and the original themes for ''Film/{{Thunderball}}'' ("Mr Kiss-Kiss Bang-Bang") and ''Film/QuantumOfSolace'' ("No Good About Goodbeye") before the studio decided to go with Tom Jones and Alicia Keys respectively.

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Shirley Bassey is a [[LandOfMyFathersAndTheirSheep [[UsefulNotes/{{Wales}} Welsh]] singer born in 1937, affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis".

Bassey is particularly noted for being the only person to have sung more than one of the ''Film/JamesBond'' {{Title Theme Tune}}s, including the themes for ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'', ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'', and the original themes for ''Film/{{Thunderball}}'' ("Mr Kiss-Kiss Bang-Bang") and ''Film/QuantumOfSolace'' ("No Good About Goodbeye") Goodbye") before the studio decided to go with Tom Jones and Alicia Keys respectively.
20th Nov '12 4:51:27 PM ashlay
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Bassey is particularly noted for being the only person to have sung more than one of the ''Film/JamesBond'' {{Title Theme Tune}}s, including the themes for ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'', ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'', and two alternate themes for ''Film/{{Thunderball}}'' ("Mr Kiss-Kiss Bang-Bang") and ''Film/QuantumOfSolace'' ("No Good About Goodbeye") before the studio decided to go with Tom Jones and Alicia Keys respectively.

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Bassey is particularly noted for being the only person to have sung more than one of the ''Film/JamesBond'' {{Title Theme Tune}}s, including the themes for ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'', ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'', and two alternate the original themes for ''Film/{{Thunderball}}'' ("Mr Kiss-Kiss Bang-Bang") and ''Film/QuantumOfSolace'' ("No Good About Goodbeye") before the studio decided to go with Tom Jones and Alicia Keys respectively.
20th Nov '12 4:50:38 PM ashlay
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Shirley Bassey is a [[LandOfMyFathersAndTheirSheep Welsh]] singer born in 1937, Affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis".

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Shirley Bassey is a [[LandOfMyFathersAndTheirSheep Welsh]] singer born in 1937, Affectionately affectionately and [[{{Spoonerism}} spooneristically]] referred to as "Burly Chassis".
20th Nov '12 11:25:03 AM ashlay
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Bassey is particularly noted for being the only person to have sung more than one of the ''Film/JamesBond'' {{Title Theme Tunes}}, including the themes for ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'', ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'', and two alternate themes for ''Film/{{Thunderball}}'' ("Mr Kiss-Kiss Bang-Bang") and ''Film/QuantumOfSolace'' ("No Good About Goodbeye") before the studio decided to go with Tom Jones and Alicia Keys respectively.

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Bassey is particularly noted for being the only person to have sung more than one of the ''Film/JamesBond'' {{Title Theme Tunes}}, Tune}}s, including the themes for ''Film/{{Goldfinger}}'', ''Film/DiamondsAreForever'', ''Film/{{Moonraker}}'', and two alternate themes for ''Film/{{Thunderball}}'' ("Mr Kiss-Kiss Bang-Bang") and ''Film/QuantumOfSolace'' ("No Good About Goodbeye") before the studio decided to go with Tom Jones and Alicia Keys respectively.
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