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Bette Midler

Born: Dec 1, 1945 in Honolulu, HI
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Genre: Other, Pop/Rock
Biography: Bette Midler counts singing as only one of her talents. Still, she has managed to score a number of major hits in a roller-coaster career as a recording artist. Born in Paterson, NJ, and raised in Hawaii, Midler showed an interest in singing and acting early on, and by the '60s, she had moved to New ...Read full biography
The Divine Miss M
Released: 1972
Label: Atlantic Records
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Bette Midler's debut album displays how raw her talent was at the beginning of her career, a coarseness that has been lost as she's honed her persona into something brassier. Not that brassy's bad; she's ...Read full review
Songs For The New Depression
Released: 1976
Label: Atlantic Records
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Notable for a duet with Bob Dylan on "Buckets of Rain" and an excellent version of Tom Waits's "Shiver Me Timbers." ~ William Ruhlmann, Rovi ...Read full review