Bettye LaVette
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Take Another Little Piece Of My Heart - Original
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Crazy
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Let Me Down Easy - Re-Recording (Original Artist)
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Dirty Old Town
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I'm Not The One

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Bettye LaVette

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A perennial cult favorite in Northern soul circles, singer Bettye LaVette was born in Muskegon, MI, on January 29, 1946. Raised primarily across the state in Detroit, at 16 she cut her first sides for the local Lupine label, with a test pressing of the disc making its way to Atlantic Records. After signing with Atlantic, she scored an R&B Top Ten hit out of the box with her debut single, "My Man -- He's a Loving Man," only to fail to reach the same commercial heights again. Afte... Read more

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