Thursday, July 22, 2010

Bobby Vee - 30 Big Hits of the 60's Volume 1 & 2 (1964-1966)

As many other artists in the early sixties, Bobby Vee also made some albums with hits from others. Even as Bobby himself had a string of almost 40 hits of his own, he didn't step back for some extra commercial success with chart busters of other artists. Results of his interpretation of those classics you can find on two original releases from 1964 and 1966. Bobby Vee compiled the songs to several medleys who can't compete with the originals, but I think that wasn't really his intention. Both LP's are examples of uncomplicated 'party' music for his fans -- and he had a lot. Listen to Bobby's versions of Beatle hits as "Do You Want To Know A Secret," "P.S. I Love You," and "Love Me Do," place them back in 1964 and you can only hope that John Lennon and Paul McCartney never heard them at that time. But what the hell.., cheek to cheek on the dance floor you had other things to think about.

1964 LP 30 Big Hits Of The 60's (US Liberty LST-7385)

  1. Bobby Vee - A Fool Never Learns/Do You Want To Know A Secret?/Goodbye Cruel World/Blame It On The Bossa Nova/Dawn
  2. Bobby Vee - Memphis/Love Me Do/Twist And Shout/Hey! Baby/P.S. I Love You
  3. Bobby Vee - Can't Get Used To Losing You/Spanish Harlem/Hey Girl/Blue On Blue/Everybody's Somebody's Fool
  4. Bobby Vee - I Remember You/Venus In Blue Jeans/Save The Last Dance For Me/Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen/Danke Schoen
  5. Bobby Vee - Breaking Up Is Hard to Do/Please Help Me I'm Falling/Nadine/Ruby Baby/Needles And Pins
  6. Bobby Vee - Moon River/Crying In The Rain/Sukiyaki/Sealed With A Kiss/My Dad
1966 LP 30 Big Hits Of The 60's Vol. 2 (US Liberty LST-7448)
  1. Bobby Vee - A Hundred Pounds Of Clay/Elusive Butterfly.mp3
  2. Bobby Vee - A Taste of Honey/Wives and Lovers.mp3
  3. Bobby Vee - These Boots Are Made For Walking/Sha La La.mp3
  4. Bobby Vee - Tower Of Strength/The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance.mp3
  5. Bobby Vee - When You Walk In The Room/The 'In' Crowd.mp3
  6. Bobby Vee - Pony Time/You Can Have Her.mp3
  7. Bobby Vee - Lies/Count Me In.mp3
  8. Bobby Vee - Love is All We Need/Call Me Irresponsible.mp3
  9. Bobby Vee - Bad to Me/I'm A Fool.mp3
  10. Bobby Vee - Save Your Heart for Me/In The Misty Moonlight.mp3
  11. Bobby Vee - The Story of My Life/Travelin' Man.mp3
  12. Bobby Vee - Mr. Blue/Come Stay With Me.mp3
  13. Bobby Vee - Sandy/For Your Love.mp3
  14. Bobby Vee - Houston/You're Sixteen.mp3

6 berichten:

Tio Sam said...

I do like this very good singer. Is it possible you send the link to me ? My best regards.

Bernardo said...

Thanks Tio Sam.
The download links are in the right column above, in the pull-down menu under: READ THIS! If you want to listen to the music...
Let me know if you can't find them.
Cheers, Bernardo

ikbendit said...

Dag Ben,

Bedankt voor deze Boobby Vee tracks.

JanV

rcpinsa said...

well I can't find them for one

tonyb109 said...

A few people are asking for the Bobby Vee Links.It would be appreciated if we could access these albums. Many thanks

Chelas said...

Thank you

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