Cleo Laine

Cleo Laine

Real Name:
Clementina Laine (née Clementina Dinah Campbell)
Profile:
British jazz singer and occasional actress.

Born: 28 October 1927 in London, England, UK.

Dame Cleo Laine, Lady Dankworth, DBE, is a jazz singer and an actress, noted for her scat singing and great vocal range. Though her natural range is that of a contralto, she is able to produce a "G above high C" giving her an overall compass of well over three octaves.

She is the only female performer to have received Grammy nominations in the jazz, popular and classical music categories.

Laine was the wife of British jazz composer Sir John Dankworth.
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Cleo Laine Discography

Albums

Cleo Laine She's The Tops! (Album) MGM Records UK 1957 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine / The Tubby Hayes Quartet* Cleo Laine / The Tubby Hayes Quartet* - Jazz Date (Album) Wing Records UK 1961 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine All About Me (Album) Fontana UK 1962 Sell This Version
RG 338 Brock Peters, Vinette Carroll*, Cleo Laine, Gordon Heath Brock Peters, Vinette Carroll*, Cleo Laine, Gordon Heath - Beyond The Blues (American Negro Poetry)(LP, Mono) Argo (2) RG 338 UK 1963 Sell This Version
LK 4559, LK.4559 Cleo Laine, Elisabeth Welch, Cy Grant, George Browne Cleo Laine, Elisabeth Welch, Cy Grant, George Browne - Cindy-Ella (Or I Gotta Shoe)(LP, Mono) Decca, Decca LK 4559, LK.4559 UK 1963 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine Featuring John Dankworth Cleo Laine Featuring John Dankworth - Shakespeare And All That Jazz (Album) Fontana US 1964 Sell This Version
MGF 27552 Cleo Laine Woman To Woman(LP) Fontana MGF 27552 US 1966 Sell This Version
STL 5316, 886 184 TY Cleo Laine Woman Talk(LP) Fontana, Fontana STL 5316, 886 184 TY UK 1966 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine & Annie Ross With John Dankworth Cleo Laine & Annie Ross With John Dankworth - Sir William Walton's Façade (Album) Fontana UK 1967 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine The Unbelievable (Album) Fontana UK 1968 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine If We Lived On The Top Of A Mountain Philips UK 1968 Sell This Version
STL 5483 Cleo Laine Soliloquy(LP) Fontana STL 5483 UK 1968 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine Portrait (Album) Philips UK 1971 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine, The John Dankworth Quartet Cleo Laine, The John Dankworth Quartet - An Evening With Cleo Laine & The John Dankworth Quartet (Album) PHILIPS UK 1972 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine Feel The Warm with (Album) Columbia Australia 1972 Sell This Version
6382 014 Cleo Laine Featuring John Dankworth Cleo Laine Featuring John Dankworth - Shakespeare And All That Jazz(LP, Album, RE) Philips 6382 014 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
6381 036 Cleo Laine Evergreens(LP, Album) Philips 6381 036 Australia 1972 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine I Am A Song (Album) RCA Victor Australia 1973 Sell This Version
10067 Cleo Laine Day By Day(LP) Stanyan Records 10067 1973 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine A Beautiful Thing (Album) RCA Victor US 1974 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine - Schoenberg* / Charles Ives - The Nash Ensemble / Elgar Howarth, Anthony Hymas* Cleo Laine - Schoenberg* / Charles Ives - The Nash Ensemble / Elgar Howarth, Anthony Hymas* - Sings Pierrot Lunaire RCA Red Seal US 1974 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine Cleo Close Up (Album) RCA Victor UK 1974 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine Cleo Laine Live!!! At Carnegie Hall (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor US 1974 Sell This Version
Cleo Laine Spotlight On Cleo Laine (Comp) Philips New Zealand 1974 Sell This Version
BDS-5607, BDS 5607 Cleo Laine Day By Day(LP, Album, RE) Buddah Records, Buddah Records BDS-5607, BDS 5607 US 1974 Sell This Version

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