Lesley Gore



Lesley Gore

Rating
Active
1963
Born
May 2, 1946 in Brooklyn
Died
February 16, 2015
Location
New York, NY, United States
Genres
R&B/Soul
Biography
Lesley Sue Goldstein (May 2, 1946 – February 16, 2015), known professionally as Lesley Gore, was an American singer, songwriter, actress, and activist. At the age of 16 (in 1963) she recorded the pop hit "It's My Party", and followed it up with other hits including "Judy's Turn to Cry", "She's a Fool", "You Don't Own Me", "Maybe I Know" and "California Nights". Gore also worked as an actress and composed songs with her brother, Michael Gore, for the 1980 film Fame, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award. She hosted an LGBT-oriented public television show, In the Life, on American TV in the 2000s, and was active until 2014.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


California Nights

California Nights

Lesley Gore May 4, 2015

10 Tracks

The Essential Collection

The Essential Collection

Lesley Gore November 11, 2011

18 Tracks

Hits & Rarities 1964-1969

Hits & Rarities 1964-1969

Lesley Gore August 8, 2011

18 Tracks

Her Very Best

Her Very Best

Lesley Gore September 23, 2009

6 Tracks

Boys, Boys, Boys

Boys, Boys, Boys

Lesley Gore June 17, 2008

12 Tracks

The Golden Hits of Lesley Gore

The Golden Hits of Lesley Gore

Lesley Gore February 19, 2008

10 Tracks

Ever Since

Ever Since

Lesley Gore June 28, 2005

10 Tracks

All About Love

All About Love

Lesley Gore January 16, 2003

12 Tracks

The Best Of

The Best Of

Lesley Gore July 30, 2001

11 Tracks

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