Support 88Nine And This Artist:
With one of her first singles turning into a national hit, 1962's "Let Me Down Easy", Detroit-raised LaVette would seem a natural soul star, but she was never able to cut an album deal. In 1972 her album A Child of the Seventies was shelved by Atlantic Records, then thought lost forever in a fire. She eked out a living on the European festival circuit, occasionally surfacing such as with the disco single "Doin' the Best that I Can"...
Read more about Bettye LaVette on Last.fm
User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.
Tracks We Played
Last Played on May 28, 2014 5:06pm
Last Played on March 28, 2014 3:35am
Ive Got My Own Hell To Raise
Interpretations: The British Rock Songbook