Clodagh Rodgers became the UK’s last female ‘overnight sensation’ of the 1960s. In reality, the singer had been cutting singles throughout the decade.
She hit big with Come back and shake me. We have now tracked down her hard-to-get-hold-of earlier releases for this profile of the singer.
Marion – later known as Marion Maerz – was Germany’s top beat babe. She excelled at this kind of teary-eyed teen angst. Issued in 1966 as the follow up to her now-classic Er ist wieder da, this track was typical of her material.
The singer didn’t care for it much and it scraped into Germany’s top 30.