Ihren ersten Schallplattenvertrag bekam Sandie Shaw Ab sang sie auch in Deutsch, meist Versionen ihrer englischen Hits. April In den britischen Charts kam sie damit bis auf Platz Am She also recorded much of her material in German and scored several hits with the results. Her willingness to record covers of her songs in German helps explain why Sandie Shaw became a firm favourite in the Fatherland.
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Her first UK hit, Always something there to remind me, was also the first song she recorded in German. It made number one throughout Europe. In Germany, it spent eight weeks on the top spot and became the biggest-selling single of the year. Even a subsequent German translation, the curiously titled Wiedehopf im Mai, charted too.
Other releases such as Heute, a cover of her Today, were considered pale imitations of her earlier work though, arguably, the phrasing of Heute works better in German. The most successful British Girl Singer of the 's. Sandie Shaw. The original Brit Girl.
Chiselled cheekbones, sophisticated pop operas, independent girl about town. Otherworldliness, impossible glamour, voice of an angel. Barefaced and Shaw-footed. First number one single at 17 years old.
Two more under her belt before she was First British recording star to perform behind the Iron Curtain; last to perform in Iran. First British artist to win the Eurovision Song Contest. First British female artist to produce and own her masters and copyright.
Has sung, written, acted, modelled, designed. Inspired a whole lot more. Girl Power? Knocked into a cocked hat.
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This is Woman Power. And the best is yet to come. There's more. At 16, Sandie Shaw was 'discovered' by singer, Adam Faith at a concert in which they both performed.
Worked as a photographic fashion model to fill in time. At 17, she began her career as an international singing and recording star. By the end of the decade she'd notched up over twenty Top Forty hits - including more number ones than any other female British artist — and captured the global imagination of an entire generation.
This material, all self-produced, perfectly distils the essence of that generation at a time when our nostalgia for the real thing is at its peak. Started to record in French, German, Italian and Spanish. Retrieved 25 March Enfield, Middlesex: Guinness Superlatives Ltd. London: Guinness World Records Limited.
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