Shirley Ellis

Born 19 January 1929. Died 5 October 2005
Shirley Ellis
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1929-01-19
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Shirley Ellis

Shirley Ellis Biography (Wikipedia)

Shirley Marie O'Garra (stage name: Shirley Ellis; married name: Shirley Elliston; January 19, 1929 [though her Social Security card shows January 20, 1927] – October 5, 2005) was an American soul music singer and songwriter of West Indian origin. She is best known for her novelty hits "The Nitty Gritty" (1963) (US no. 8), "The Name Game" (1964) (US no. 3) and "The Clapping Song" (1965) (US no. 8 and UK no. 6). "The Clapping Song" sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc.

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The Clapping Song
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Soul Time
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Soul Time
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The Nitty Gritty
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The Nitty Gritty
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Ever Seen A Diver Kiss His Wife
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Ever Seen A Diver Kiss His Wife
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The Name Game
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