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Laura Nyro

Laura Nyro
Born: Oct 18, 1947 in New York, NY [The Bronx]
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Died: Apr 8, 1997 in Danbury, CT
Genre: Country, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: Laura Nyro was one of pop music's true originals: A brilliant and innovative composer, her songs found greater commercial success in the hands of other performers, but her own records -- intricate, haunting works highlighting her singularly powerful vocal phrasing, evocative lyrics, and alchemical fusion ...Read full biography
Eli And The Thirteenth Confession
Released: 1968
Label: COLUMBIA
Critics' Rating:
Nyro peaked early, and Eli and the Thirteenth Confession, just her second album, remains her best. It's not only because it contains the original versions of no less than three songs that were big hits ...Read full review
Eli And The Thirteenth Confession [Expanded]
Released: 1968
Label: COLUMBIA/LEGACY
Critics' Rating:
Nyro peaked early, and Eli and the Thirteenth Confession, just her second album, remains her best. It's not only because it contains the original versions of no less than three songs that were big hits ...Read full review