Shirley Bassey - Shirley Bassey
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  1. Love Is a Many Splendored Thing
  2. The Nearness of You
  3. Fools Rush In
  4. Who Are We?
  5. Angel Eyes
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  1. Love Is a Many Splendored Thing
  2. The Nearness of You
  3. Fools Rush In
  4. Who Are We?
  5. Angel Eyes
  6. Till
  7. A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening
  8. This Love of Mine
  9. You're Nearer
  10. Goodbye Lover, Hello Friend
  11. Where or When
  12. Where Are You?
  13. Climb Ev'ry Mountain
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Bassey's third album is a pleasing if momentarily uneven collection of 13 songs, accompanied by Geoff Love and his orchestra with the Rita Williams Singers. Once one gets past the most questionable track here (the opener, no less), a version of "Love Is a Many Splendored Thing" that Bassey belts out to a too-loud accompaniment, everything is a winner. The best cut here, and one of the highlights of her early recording career, is "The Nearness of You," a dark and moody, totally sensual experience in which her voice gently ...

Shirley Bassey 1997, EMI Music Distribution

UPC: 724385647321

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