British ladies of the 1950s

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It Had to Be You - The Complete Early Singles
1.  It Had to Be You - The Complete Early Singles by Petula Clark
The list author says:
  "This is where the future Downtown girl started out on record, as the number one Children's Choice."
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The Magic Of Shirley Bassey
2.  The Magic Of Shirley Bassey by Shirley Bassey
The list author says:
  "Britain's biggest female singer to emerge from the 1950s. Shirley was launched as a British Eartha Kitt. Her first single, Burn My Candle, was banned by the BBC."
£4.66   Used & New from: £0.08
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The Girl With A Laugh In Her Voice
3.  The Girl With A Laugh In Her Voice by Alma Cogan
The list author says:
  "The Gal With the Giggle in her Voice livened up those austere days."
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Anthology
4.  Anthology by Ruby Murray
The list author says:
  "Almost everything recorded by the Irish songbird with the lilting voice."
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Decca Singles 1951 - 1957
5.  Decca Singles 1951 - 1957 by Lita Roza
The list author says:
  "A good introduction to this lady, who sang a lot more than 'Doggie in the Window'."
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The Very Best Of The Beverley Sisters
6.  The Very Best Of The Beverley Sisters by The Beverley Sisters
The list author says:
  "Three can be better than one. Great stuff here."
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The Magic of Billie Anthony
7.  The Magic of Billie Anthony by Billie Anthony
The list author says:
  "The Atomic Blonde. Only one hit, but the whole lot is magic. She exudes fun!"
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The Complete
8.  The Complete by Diana Decker
The list author says:
  "Not the best singer, but it's simple fun for the young at heart."
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Evermore: Including Duets With Michael Holliday
9.  Evermore: Including Duets With Michael Holliday by Edna Savage
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  "If you can find a copy, grab it. Beautiful voice."
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The Best Of
10.  The Best Of by Eve Boswell
The list author says:
  "Glamorous Eve is another who only had one hit with a novelty, 'Pickin' a Chicken', but it was untypical of her output."
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The Best Of (E)
11.  The Best Of (E) by Joan Regan
The list author says:
  "All her biggest hits are here to enjoy."
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Love Me Forever
12.  Love Me Forever by Marion Ryan
The list author says:
  "Why it isn't available, I don't know. The first singer to really make her name via TV performances."
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The Best Of Vera Lynn
13.  The Best Of Vera Lynn by Vera Lynn
The list author says:
  "Yes, she had a career after the war. And with the advanced recording technology, she sounded better than ever."
£3.29   Used & New from: £0.01
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The Best Of Anne Shelton
14.  The Best Of Anne Shelton by Anne Shelton
The list author says:
  "Another wartime singer who remained successful afterwards."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Swingin' Dors
15.  Swingin' Dors by Diana Dors
The list author says:
  "Known as an actress, but this album proves what a great singer she was."
£9.80   Used & New from: £3.63
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Singles Compilation - 'de Dar, De Dar'
16.  Singles Compilation - 'de Dar, De Dar' by Ronnie Harris and Barbara Lyon
The list author says:
  "Sadly only half the CD is the Life With the Lyons daughter. But what a half..."
£13.30   Used & New from: £6.18
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Jean Campbell, Ruby Murray, Joan Regan, Lita Roza, Marion Ryan
17.  Jean Campbell, Ruby Murray, Joan Regan, Lita Roza, Marion Ryan by Five Fabulous Females
The list author says:
  "Rarities by some of the above, and the lovely Jean Campbell."
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The Best Of
18.  The Best Of by Dorothy Squires
The list author says:
  "Dorothy's only chart hit until the 60s was 'I'm Walking Behind You', in 1953. This CD also has her great re-recordings of earlier (pre-chart) successes."
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Gracie Fields a Celebration
19.  Gracie Fields a Celebration by Gracie Fields
The list author says:
  "Our Gracie had a few 50s hits. Sadly this rare CD, featuring her first LP, is hard to come by."
Used & New from: £1.38

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The Very Best Of
20.  The Very Best Of by Jill Day
The list author says:
  "A real pin-up beauty, with a nice voice to match. Alas, she was officially hitless, although I Dreamed made the Melody Maker chart."
£9.95   Used & New from: £3.24
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Female Vocalists of the 1950s
21.  Female Vocalists of the 1950s by Various Artists
The list author says:
  "Many of the girls here would never get their own CD, so enjoy what we're being treated to on this wonderful set."
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Polygirls: The Songbirds of Polygon
22.  Polygirls: The Songbirds of Polygon by Various Artists
The list author says:
  "Britain's first real 'indie girls'... admittedly, most of them aren't British, but they had the good sense to record in Blighty!"
£6.75   Used & New from: £3.99
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