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Back Up Singers

From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
Length: 59:00

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Did you know Sheryl Crow, Whitney Houston, and Mariah Carey all got their starts from singing backup? In fact, a lot more artists than you think began as backup singers. This week on Rock School, Dr. Joe Burns and Beth West discuss your favorite artists who started as backup singers.
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Rs_logo_small Did you know Sheryl Crow, Whitney Houston, and Mariah Carey all got their starts from singing backup? In fact, a lot more artists than you think began as backup singers. This week on Rock School, Dr. Joe Burns and Beth West discuss your favorite artists who started as backup singers.

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Did you know Sheryl Crow, Whitney Houston, and Mariah Carey all got their starts from singing backup? In fact, a lot more artists than you think began as backup singers. This week on Rock School, Dr. Joe Burns and Beth West discuss your favorite artists who started as backup singers.

Timing and Cues

Outcue: "Back in a minute on Rock School."

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Mellow Yellow Donovan Mellow Yellow. Epic 5-10098, Pye 7N 17267 1966 03:42
Loss Of Control Molly Hatchet Take No Prisoners. Epic 1981 03:27
I'm the Slime Frank Zappa Over-Nite Sensation. Warner Bros. 1973 03:10
Goodbye Blue Sky Pink Floyd The Wall. Harvest (UK), Columbia (US) 1979 02:46
Lay Down Sally Eric Clapton Slowhand. RSO 1977 03:40
California Girls David Lee Roth Crazy from the Heat. Warner Bros. 1984 02:31
Heart of Gold Neil Young Harvest. Reprise 1972 03:01
Peg Steely Dan Aja. ABC 1977 03:50
Take Off Bob and Doug McKenzie The Great White North. Anthem Records (Canada), Mercury Records (U.S.) 1981 04:20

Additional Credits

Beth West

Related Website

http://kslu.org/rock_school/index.php