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, a vocalist with the bands Dada and Vinegar Joe, and later a solo artist. She gained her biggest success in the late 1970s and 1980s and has been nominated twice for Brit Awards. She is known for her powerful husky bluesy voice and her 13 Top 75 singles such as "Pearl's a Singer", "Lilac Wine", "Don't Cry Out Loud", "Fool (If You Think It's Over)", and "No More the Fool". Between her first chart album in 1977 and 1997 Brooks became the UK Female Artist with the Most Top 75 Chart Albums.

She is generally referred to as the "British Queen of Blues". Her 1981 "Pearls" album became the Biggest Selling album by a UK female artist in the history of the charts at that point[citation needed].

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Elkie Brooks
Don't Cry Out Loud
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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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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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Sunshine After The Rain
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Sunshine After The Rain
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Rising Cost Of Love
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Rising Cost Of Love
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Forgive And Forget
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Forgive And Forget
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Don't Cry Out Loud
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Don't Cry Out Loud
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