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Carole King

©Carole King/Caroline Greyshock
Born: Feb 9, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY
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Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: While the landmark Tapestry album earned her superstar status, singer/songwriter Carole King had already firmly established herself as one of pop music's most gifted and successful composers, with work recorded by everyone from the Beatles to Aretha Franklin. Born Carole Klein on February 9, 1942, in ...Read full biography
Released: 1971
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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Carole King brought the fledgling singer/songwriter phenomenon to the masses with Tapestry, one of the most successful albums in pop music history. A remarkably expressive and intimate record, it's a work ...Read full review
Really Rosie
Released: 1975
Label: Sony Music Distribution
Critics' Rating:
The soundtrack to a television special originating from the pen of author Maurice Sendak, Really Rosie is that rare children's album with the wit and intelligence to capture the imaginations of adult listeners ...Read full review
'Beautiful' Broadway surprise from Carole King
Apr 4, 5:36 AM EST
'Beautiful' Broadway surprise from Carole King during curtain call of her life's story
Bobby Vee braves Alzheimer's to record once more
Jan 31, 5:13 AM EST
'60s pop star Bobby Vee, battling Alzheimer's, returns with new CD, 'The Adobe Sessions'
Brilliant, baffling moments at the Grammys
Jan 27, 1:48 AM EST
Collaborations make for a mixed night at the Grammys Awards