Saturday, March 30, 2013

Saturday music, Jo Stafford



Jo Elizabeth Stafford, born in Coalinga, California, in 1917. Lead singer for the Pied Pipers, hired by Tommy Dorsey in 1939. "You Belong to Me" was a no. 1 hit in the US and UK when it was released in 1952. Married to band leader Paul Weston.

Coming up: David M. Jessup, Mariano's Crossing

2 comments:

  1. Things are beginning to slack off around here, so I find myself with a little time to read some blogs. A lot of catching up to do. I remember when this song came out, it was a big hit in Hawaii among the troops.

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