Mary Hopkin

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Born 5 May 1950 in Pontardawe, Glamorgan in Wales, Mary Hopkin's career as a singer took off when she appeared on the UK television talent show Opportunity Knocks in 1968.
She signed with the Beatles' Apple Records shortly afterwards, her most famous recording being Those Were the Days (APPLE 2), a Russian song composed by Boris Fomin with English lyrics written by Gene Raskin, who then claimed the song as his own. In 1970 she came second in the Eurovision Song Contest with Britain's entry Knock Knock Who's There. She was married to Tony Visconti from 1971 until they divorced in 1981. In the early 1970's she partially withdrew from the pop music world to focus on child-rearing. However, she continued to write songs, record, and contribute vocals to a wide and eclectic range of music acts including Marc Bolan, David Bowie, Osibisa, The Strawbs, Thin Lizzy, and others. She continued to make television appearances (including hosting her own shows), and since the 1980s has collaborated with various artists and issued many new recordings through her own music company.
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Albums

Mary Hopkin - Post Card album art Mary Hopkin Post Card (Album) Apple Records Spain 1969 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Earth Song / Ocean Song album art Mary Hopkin Earth Song / Ocean Song (Album) Apple Records Netherlands 1971 Sell This Version
SPA 546 Mary Hopkin - The Welsh World Of Mary Hopkin album art Mary Hopkin The Welsh World Of Mary Hopkin(LP, Album, RM) Decca SPA 546 UK 1979 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Spirit album art Mary Hopkin Spirit (Album) Trax Music UK 1989 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Back To Bach album art Julian Colbeck With Jonathan Cohen (2) Featuring Brian Keenan (5) / Mary Hopkin / Steve Hackett / John Keeble And Milton McDonald Julian Colbeck With Jonathan Cohen (2) Featuring Brian Keenan (5) / Mary Hopkin / Steve Hackett / John Keeble And Milton McDonald - Back To Bach (Album) Editions EG UK 1992 Sell This Version
2292-40372-2 Mary Hopkin - Oasis album art Peter Skellern, Julian Lloyd Webber, Mary Hopkin, Bill Lovelady, Mitch Dalton Peter Skellern, Julian Lloyd Webber, Mary Hopkin, Bill Lovelady, Mitch Dalton - Oasis(CD, Album, RE) WEA 2292-40372-2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Live At Royal Festival Hall 1972 album art Mary Hopkin Live At Royal Festival Hall 1972 (Album) Mary Hopkin Music UK 2005 Sell This Version
MHM002 Mary Hopkin - Valentine album art Mary Hopkin Valentine(CD) Mary Hopkin Music MHM002 UK 2007 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Recollections album art Mary Hopkin Recollections (Album) Mary Hopkin Music UK 2008 Sell This Version
MHM005 Mary Hopkin - Now And Then album art Mary Hopkin Now And Then(CD, Album) Mary Hopkin Music MHM005 UK 2009 Sell This Version
MHM 008 Mary Hopkin - Painting By Numbers album art Mary Hopkin Painting By Numbers(CD, Album) Mary Hopkin Music MHM 008 UK 2014 Sell This Version
AR 2066 Mary Hopkin - Those Were The Days / Une Voix Qui Vient Du Cur album art Mary Hopkin, Nana Mouskouri Mary Hopkin, Nana Mouskouri - Those Were The Days / Une Voix Qui Vient Du Cur(Cass, Album) Infonics AR 2066 UK Unknown Sell This Version
ECl. 17 Mary Hopkin - Post Card album art Mary Hopkin Post Card(LP, Album) Apple Records ECl. 17 Colombia Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Mary Hopkin - Llais Swynol album art Mary Hopkin Llais Swynol (EP) Cambrian UK 1968 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Those Were The Days album art Mary Hopkin Those Were The Days (Single) Apple Records India 1968 Sell This Version
CEP 420 Mary Hopkin - Mary Ac Edward album art Mary* Ac Edward* Mary* Ac Edward* - Mary Ac Edward(7", EP) Cambrian CEP 420 UK 1968 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Aderyn Llwyd album art Mary Hopkin Aderyn Llwyd (Single) Cambrian UK 1969 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Goodbye album art Mary Hopkin Goodbye (EP) Apple Records, Apple Records Brazil 1969 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Lontano Dagli Occhi album art Mary Hopkin Lontano Dagli Occhi (Single) Apple Records Turkey 1969 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Goodbye album art Mary Hopkin Goodbye (Single) Apple Records Japan 1969 Sell This Version
Mary Hopkin - Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)  album art Mary Hopkin Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) (Single) Apple Records Australia 1969 Sell This Version
APPLE 6 Mary Hopkin - Lejos de Los Ojos = Lontano Dagli Occhi album art Mary Hopkin Lejos de Los Ojos = Lontano Dagli Occhi(7", Single) Apple Records APPLE 6 Chile 1969 Sell This Version
EPEM - 10327 Mary Hopkin - Goodbye - Adios album art Mary Hopkin Goodbye - Adios(7", EP) Apple Records EPEM - 10327 Mexico 1969 Sell This Version
Apple-003 Mary Hopkin Young Love (7", Single, Mono) Apple Records Apple-003 Philippines 1969 Sell This Version
2C 006-90070, APPLE 9 Mary Hopkin - Prince En Avignon album art Mary Hopkin Prince En Avignon(7", Single) Apple Records, Apple Records 2C 006-90070, APPLE 9 France 1969 Sell This Version