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Adam Faith A's, B's & EPs (CD)

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(2003/EMI) 24 tracks 1961-1964 more

Adam Faith: A's, B's & EPs (CD)

(2003/EMI) 24 tracks 1961-1964

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  • Interpret: Adam Faith

  • Album titlle: A's, B's & EPs (CD)

  • Label EMI

  • Genre Rock'n'Roll

  • Year of publication 2003
  • Artikelart CD

  • EAN: 0724358311327

  • weight in Kg 0.1
Faith, Adam - A's, B's & EPs (CD) CD 1
01 What Do You Want? Adam Faith
02 Poor Me Adam Faith
03 Someone Else's Baby Adam Faith
04 When Johnny Comes Marching Home Adam Faith
05 Wonderful Time Adam Faith
06 Diamond Ring Adam Faith
07 Summertime Adam Faith
08 Greenfinger Adam Faith
09 How About That Adam Faith
10 Easy Going Me Adam Faith
11 Who Am I? Adam Faith
12 Lonely Pup (In A Christmas Shop) Adam Faith
13 The Time Has Come Adam Faith
14 A Help Each Other Romance Adam Faith
15 As You Like It Adam Faith
16 Face To Face Adam Faith
17 Don't That Beat All Adam Faith
18 Mix Me A Person Adam Faith
19 The First Time Adam Faith
20 So Long Baby Adam Faith
21 We Are In Love Adam Faith
22 Made For Me Adam Faith
23 A Message To Martha Adam Faith
24 It Sounds Good To Me Adam Faith
Adam Faith Adam Faith, born Terry Nelhams in Acton, London, on June 23, 1940, was... more
"Adam Faith"

Adam Faith

Adam Faith

Adam Faith, born Terry Nelhams in Acton, London, on June 23, 1940, was second only to Cliff Richard as Britain's teenage idol in the early Sixties. His first ambition was to be a film editor and after school he worked as a messenger boy at Rank Screen Services. But caught up in the skiffle craze, he became vocalist with the Worried Men, a group formed by workmates at Rank, until after a year, Jack Good, the scholarly ombudsman of English rock'n'roll, suggested that Nelhams go solo as Adam Faith.

He left his job, appeared on 6.5 Special twice, went on the road four times and cut two flops for HMV in 1958. Losing heart, he returned to Rank where he worked as an assistant . cutter. Early in 1959, after a year's absence from showbiz, John Barry recommended Faith for a residency on a forth-coming TV rock series, Drumbeat and after a successful audition, Faith stayed with the show for the whole of its 22-week run. He also recorded another flop, 'Runk Bunk' for Top Rank and appeared in the teen-movie Beat Girl.

On Drumbeat, he met songwriter Johnny Worth, a member of the Raindrops, who offered Faith his composition `What Do You Want?'. Recorded at EMI in late 1959 with John Barry providing unique pizzicato string backing over which Faith hiccoughed the lyrics, 'What Do You Want?' became the biggest British hit of 1960, finally establishing the singer. He followed up with a series of huge hits including `Poor Me' (another No. 1), 'Someone Else's Baby', 'Lonely Pup' and 'Who Am I', all in the same little-boy-lost style.

Though not technically a singer, Faith's contrived enuncia-tion and emasculated vocal style aroused a protective feeling among the era's girl fans; while visually, he was quite chic for the period, eschewing greasy forelocks for a French college boy haircut. Abandoning his recording career in 1965, he went into repertory and for two years he toured the provinces in ob-scurity. In 1971, he was widely acclaimed for his portrayal of the loser villain `Budgie' in the TV series of the same name and many thought he stole the limelight from co-star David Essex in the film Stardust. Currently he manages singer Leo Sayer and has attempted a comeback with the album 1 Survived in 1974.

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