Billy Thorpe



Billy Thorpe

Rating
Active
1956 to 2007
Born
March 29, 1946 in Manchester
Died
February 28, 2007
Location
England, United Kingdom
Genres
Jazz
Biography
William Richard "Billy" Thorpe, AM (29 March 1946 – 28 February 2007) was an English-born Australian pop / rock singer-songwriter, producer,and musician. As lead singer of his band Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs, he had success in the 1960s with "Blue Day", "Poison Ivy", "Over the Rainbow", "Sick and Tired", and "Mashed Potato"; and in the 1970s with "Most People I Know Think That I'm Crazy". Featuring in concerts at Sunbury Pop Festivals and Myer Music Bowl in the early 1970s, the Aztecs also developed the pub rock scene and were one of the loudest groups in Australia.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Tangier

Tangier

Billy Thorpe November 13, 2007

10 Tracks

Solo - The Last Recordings

Solo - The Last Recordings

Billy Thorpe April 21, 2007

7 Tracks

It's All Happening

It's All Happening

Billy Thorpe October 8, 2002

20 Tracks

Pick Me Up And Play Me Loud

Pick Me Up And Play Me Loud

Billy Thorpe December 3, 1976

9 Tracks

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