David Whitfield

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by David Whitfield

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2 February 1925, Hull, Yorkshire, England, d. 15 January 1980, Sydney, Australia. A popular ballad singer in the UK during the 50s, with a tenor voice that proved to be suitable for light opera. After working as a labourer, and singing in local clubs, Whitfield spent some time in the merchant navy before signing to Decca Records and having hits in 1953 with ‘Bridge Of Sighs’, ‘Answer Me’ (number 1) and ‘Rags To Riches’. He toured the variety circuit, and in 1954... Read more

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oldies
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