Thirteen years after the Marvelettes' original, Richard and Karen Carpenter's cover of 'Please Mr. Postman' became their third US No. 1.
The 10cc vocalist-songwriter's resumé stretches even further than that cherished band’s exemplary pop and album rock.
Written by Neil Sedaka and Phil Cody, ‘Solitaire’ is one of those much-covered songs, but the Carpenters' version for their album Horizon might be the best.
Their sixth LP included such signature songs as 'Please Mr. Postman,' 'Only Yesterday' and 'Solitaire.'
The album included some fine later-period Carpenters moments and, as always, those incredible Richard & Karen harmonies.
Dragon was a frequent collaborator with the Beach Boys before joining forces with Toni Tennille.
The Neil Sedaka song became a signature tune for two UK entertainers, singer Tony Christie and comedian Peter Kay.
The death has been announced of one of the greatest producers in recording history, Sir George Martin, at the age of 90.
His reading of 'Mack The Knife' topped the charts on both sides of the Atlantic and became another Darin classic.
Frank Sinatra’s granddaughter, Amanda Erlinger, is the co-compiler of an upcoming official luxury book for the singer’s centenary year.
With Taylor Swift charting worldwide with ‘Bad Blood,’ we thought it was time to remember the ‘Bad Blood' of 40 years ago by Neil Sedaka and Elton John.
Neil Sedaka was inspired to write the song 'The Immigrant' after the U.S. government's refusal to grant Lennon resident alien status.