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Jackie DeShannon

Buddy

Jackie Dee

Buddy

(Jackie Dee)

Lib F 55 148; master: LB 867

recorded 1958, Nashville, Tennessee with Jackie De Shannon: vocal; other details unknown

 

Jackie Dee, of course, was Jackie DeShannon, and Buddy was a very early entry from the woman who later toured with the Beatles and went on to score hits with Needles And Pins, When You Walk In The Room, What The World Needs Now Is Love and Put A Little Love In Your Heart.

Later still, she co-wrote Bette Davis Eyes. All the above were some way in the distance when Buddy was cut in Nashville in 1958. Some see it as an oblique tribute to Buddy Holly, and Jackie herself seemed to reinforce that view in her 'Goldmine'interview (September 6, 1991): "It was a master [Liberty] picked up," said DeShannon. "'Buddy' (which was about Buddy Holly) was doing very well, but at just about that time 'The Witch Doctor' came out and all the pressing plants were busy on that one song. [Liberty] could only concentrate on one record, so we lost ours." The song was published by Buna Music, owned by Murray Nash (the former Mercury and Hickory A&R man who also produced Sue Thompson and the Sprouts), so it might very well have been Nash who produced the session and sold it to Liberty.

Jackie, or Sharon Myers to give her true name, was born in Hazel, Kentucky on August 21, 1944, and moved with her parents to the Chicago area when she was eleven. She recorded for Mar-Vel (as Sherry Lee), Gone and Liberty (as Jackie Dee), Fraternity (as the Cajuns with Jacquie Shannon), and on PJ, Sage, and Dot (as Jackie Shannon), and Edison International (as Jackie DeShannon). Her tour of the minor labels complete, she returned to Liberty in 1960.

 

- Colin Escott -

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Jackie DeShannon: Don't Turn You Back On Me & This Is
Art-Nr.: CDBGO684
 

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(2005/BGO) 25 tracks Liberty 1962-65

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Jackie DeShannon: Come And Get Me - Best Of 1958-1980 (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDRV106
 

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(Raven Records) 29 tracks (78:31) with a stunning 16 page color booklet - first cover - deleted now

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Jackie DeShannon: Keep Me In Mind: The Complete Imperial And Liberty Singles Vol.3
Art-Nr.: CDCHD1350
 

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(2012/Ace) 27 tracks. Over the last couple of years Ace Records have been taking a long and leisurely look at the recording career of the exciting and unpredictable singer-songwriter Jackie DeShannon. Their previous two compilations of her 1960s singles from the...

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Jackie DeShannon: Stone Cold Soul - The Complete Capitol Recordings (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDRGM0685
 

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(Real Gone Music) 25 Tracks - 1970-1971 - 20 page booklet - Complete Capitol Recordings!   After spending the rest full decade of her recording career at Liberty/ Imperial Records, where she immortalized such iconic anthems as “What the World Needs Now...

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Jackie DeShannon: High Coinage-Songwriters Collection 1960-84 (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDRV248
 

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(2007/RAVEN) 26 rare single & album sides with 12 page booklet

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Jackie DeShannon: All The Love - The Lost Atlantic Recordings (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDRGM0361
 

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(Real Gone) 18 tracks (55:27), original 1973 Atlantic recordings, 12-page booklet. The CD contains DeShannon's complete 1973 Atlantic sessions, incl. a planned but originally unreleased album produced by Tom Dowd, plus four bonus tracks from a session produced...

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Jackie DeShannon: You Won't Forget Me - The Complete Liberty Singles Vol.1 (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDCHD1243
 

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(ACE Records) 26 tracks 1960-65 with 20 page booklet Nothing about Jackie DeShannon is predictable. Who could have foretold that the rockin’, stompin’ gal who toured with the Beatles in 1964 would have her first Top 10 hit with a silky Bacharach and David waltz?...

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Jackie DeShannon: Come And Get Me - Complete Vol.2
Art-Nr.: CDCHD1290
 

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(2011/ACE) 26 tracks Liberty/Imperial 1964-67 with 20 page booklet.

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Jackie DeShannon: Breakin' It Up On The Beatles Tour...plus
Art-Nr.: CDRPM302
 

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(2005/RPM) 20 tracks (3 unreleased) Liberty 1963-65 with color foldout booklet;

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Jackie DeShannon: Definitive Collection - What The World Needs Now Is (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDP829786
 

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(EMI) 28 tracks 1958-70 with album & single discography!

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Jackie DeShannon: Your Baby Is A Lady (CD)
Art-Nr.: CDWOU7303
 

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(2007/WOUNDED BIRD) 10 tracks 1973/74

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Jackie DeShannon: When You Walk In The Room (2011)
Art-Nr.: CDRB3007
 

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(2011/ROCK BEAT) 11 tracks (36:51) digipac. New, acoustic interpretations produced by Jackie and Glenn Matisoff.

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