Birth Name:Mary Isabel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien
Date of Birth:April 16th, 1939
Date of Death:March 2nd, 1999
Short Abstract:Mary Isabel Catherine Bernadette O'Brien OBE (16 April, 1939 – 2 March, 1999), professionally known as Dusty Springfield, was an English pop singer. Of the female artists of the British Invasion, Springfield made the biggest impression on the U.S. market. From 1963 to 1970, she scored 18 singles in the Billboard Hot 100. She was voted the Top British Female Artist by readers of New Musical Express in 1964, 1965, and 1968. Springfield is an inductee of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the UK Music Hall of Fame. She was named among the 25 female rock artists of all time by readers of Mojo magazine, editors of Q magazine, and a panel of artists on the TV channel VH1 A fan of American soul music, Dusty Springfield created a distinctive blue-eyed soul sound. Her distinctive voice was described by Burt Bacharach as:"... .
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