Who was/is Doris Troy ? - CDs, Vinyl LPs, DVD and more

Doris Troy, born Doris Payne in New York in 1937, the daughter of a Baptist preacher, sang in the church choir and subsequently with various gospel groups, later turning to jazz with a trio, the Halos. An established songwriter — she wrote Dee Clark's 'How About That' hit — Doris was spot-ted by James Brown while working as an usherette at the Apollo Theatre, and after recording in a Jay and Dee duo, signed with Atlantic in 1963 when the staccato, shuffling `Just One Look' was a Top Ten hit.

Subsequent discs for Atlantic, Capitol and Calla were less successful, and in 1969 Doris settled in England, becoming a prolific session singer and recording for Apple, People and Polydor.

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I'll Do Anything - Anthology 1960-96
Doris Troy: I'll Do Anything - Anthology 1960-96 Art-Nr.: CDKEND344

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(2011/ACE) 26 tracks w. 24 page booklet. The first ever career-spanning anthology of one of soul music's most revered female stars, 'Mama Soul' to her friends and fans. Features seven tracks new-to-CD including an unissued title.
$18.94
Doris Troy Sings Just One Look & Other Memorable Selections (CD, Japan)
Doris Troy: Doris Troy Sings Just One Look & Other... Art-Nr.: CDATL8122

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(2012/Atlantic Japan) 12 Tracks - Reissue of the original 1963 vinyl album Atlantic 8088 on Japanese budget CD!
$11.81