Tag Archives: Cyndi Lauper

Walk Away Renee: The Left Banke; The Four Tops; Cyndi Lauper & Peter Kingsbery

Hello there! This week our blog features a 60s tune, Walk Away Renee. First we will discuss the original version of the song by The Left Banke.  Then we will show how the song was covered by The Four Top, … Continue reading

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Stay: Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs; Jackson Browne; Cyndi Lauper

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Stay. This is a terrific 50s doo-wop song. We will start with the original song by Maurice Williams & the Zodiacs, and then we will review covers from Jackson Browne … Continue reading

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What’s Going On: Marvin Gaye; Cyndi Lauper; Daryl Hall & John Oates

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song What’s Going On. This is one of the most powerful and moving soul songs ever recorded. We will start with the original song by Marvin Gaye, and then we will … Continue reading

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