Elkie Brooks
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1945-02-25
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Elkie Brooks

Elkie Brooks Biography (Wikipedia)

Elkie Brooks (born Elaine Bookbinder, 25 February 1945) is an English singer. She was a vocalist with the bands Dada and Vinegar Joe, and later became a solo artist. She gained her biggest success in the late 1970s and 1980s, releasing 13 UK Top 75 singles, and reached the top ten with "Pearl's a Singer", "Sunshine After the Rain" and the title track of the album No More the Fool. She has been nominated twice for Brit Awards.[citation needed]

She is generally referred to as the "British Queen of Blues". Her 1981 album Pearls became the best-selling album by a UK female artist in the history of the charts at that point.[citation needed] In 2012, Brooks was the British female artist who had achieved the most Top 75 UK Albums Chart entries.

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Sunshine After The Rain
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Sunshine After The Rain
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Pearl's A Singer
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Pearl's A Singer
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No More The Fool
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No More The Fool
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Running To The Future
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Running To The Future
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Trailer Trash
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Trailer Trash
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Superstar
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Superstar
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Fool If You Think It's Over
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Fool If You Think It's Over
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Lilac Wine
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Lilac Wine
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Nights In White Satin
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Nights In White Satin
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Don't Cry Out Loud
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Don't Cry Out Loud
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