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    Tommy Roe
    Shelia / Sheila - The Early Years CD


    This collection comprises of Tommy Roe's complete recordings between 1960-62 and also includes his two earlier 45s recorded as a 17-year old.
    One of which was his remarkably rare original recording of "Shelia" (miss-spelled on the record label) from 1960.
    Some of these recordings are almost impossible to find elsewhere on CD, notably those two early singles, as well as a couple of his 1962 non-album 45s.
    When Tommy Roe topped the US charts with "Sheila" in 1962 he stirred up controversy fuelled by accusations that he was copying the late Buddy Holly.
    Nonetheless the disc was a multi-million-selling, worldwide, hit and Tommy went on to become a major star throughout the decade, notching up no less than 22 entries in the US singles chart.
    The same year that Sheila topped the charts, he charted internationally with his debut LP (also titled Sheila) and scored and follow-up hits with "Susie Darlin'", "Piddle De Pat", "Town Crier" and "Gonna Take A Chance".


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    • 1Caveman
    • 2I Got A Girl
    • 3Shelia
    • 4Pretty Girl
    • 5The Room
    • 6Sheila
    • 7Save Your Kisses
    • 8Susie Darlin'
    • 9Piddle De Pat
    • 10Little Hollywood Girl
    • 11Heartbeat
    • 12There Will Be Better Years
    • 13There's A Great Day A-Coming
    • 14Think About The Good Things
    • 15Look At Me
    • 16I Found A Love
    • 17Blue Ghost
    • 18Maybelline
    • 19Town Crier
    • 20Rainbow
    • 21Gonna Take A Chance
    • 22Don't Cry Donna
    • 23Katy Did
    • 24Sensations
    • 25Standing Watch
    • 26You're My Happiness

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