Brenda Lee

Lee in 1965 Brenda Mae Tarpley (born December 11, 1944), known professionally as Brenda Lee, is an American singer. Primarily performing rockabilly, pop, country and Christmas music, she achieved her first ''Billboard'' hit aged 12 in 1957 and was given the nickname "Little Miss Dynamite". Some of Lee's most successful songs include "Sweet Nothin's", "I'm Sorry", "I Want to Be Wanted", "Speak to Me Pretty", "All Alone Am I" and "Losing You". Her festive song "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree", recorded in 1958, topped the U.S. ''Billboard'' Hot 100 in 2023, making Lee the oldest artist ever to top the chart and breaking several chart records.

Having sold over 100 million records globally, Lee is one of the most successful American artists of the 20th century. Her U.S. success in the 1960s earned her recognition as ''Billboard'' Top Female Artist of the Decade and one of the four artists who charted the most singles, behind Elvis Presley, the Beatles and Ray Charles. Her accolades include a Grammy Award, four NARM Awards, three ''NME'' Awards and five Edison Awards. She is the first woman to be inducted into both the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. In 2023, she was named by ''Rolling Stone'' as one of the greatest singers of all time. Provided by Wikipedia
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  1. Little Miss Dynamite
    the life and times of Brenda Lee
    by Lee, Brenda, 1944-
    Published 2002
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  2. by Lee, Brenda, 1944-
    Published 2007
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  4. NOW that's what I call music!
    Christmas classics
    CD Audio
    Published 2021
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  7. King of the road
    a tribute to Roger Miller
    CD Audio
    by Miller, Roger, 1936-1992
    Published 2018
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