David Cassidy

Genres: Pop / Rock Pop / Rock Television
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Decades: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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David Bruce Cassidy, 12 April 1950, New York City, New York, USA. A singer and actor, the son of Jack Cassidy and actress Evelyn Ward, who achieved worldwide fame as a pop star after appearing with his stepmother, Shirley Jones, in the US television sitcom The Partridge Family (1970-74). In the show, Cassidy, along with Susan Dey and Danny Bonaduce, was part of a singing group based on the Cowsills. Almost immediately, The Partridge Family began registering hits in their own right. Cassidy was lead singer, with Jones on backing vocals, for the US chart-topper ‘I Think I Love You’ (1970), which was followed by two more Top 10 entries, ‘Doesn’t Somebody Want To Be Wanted’ and ‘I’ll Meet You Halfway’, along with a few other minor releases.

Launched in 1971 as a solo artist, late in the year Cassidy went to US number 9 with a revival of the Association’s ‘Cherish’. Cassidy was classic...

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