Anne Shelton

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Patricia Sibley, 10 November 1923, Dulwich, London, England, d. 31 July 1994, East Sussex, England. One of the most important and admired of UK popular singers, Anne Shelton came to prominence as the ‘Forces sweetheart’ during World War II and remained a fondly regarded figure thereafter. She made her first BBC radio broadcast on 30 May 1940 in Monday Night At Eight, in which she sang ‘Let The Curtain Come Down’. Her performance was heard by top UK band leader Bert Ambrose,... Read more

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jazz
female vocalists
oldies
50s
wartime
vocal
swing
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