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Who Were The Female British Invaders?

In our new music section, Tunes from the Thames, we list the top 10 greatest British Invasion artists. There, you’ll find The Beatles, The Stones, and other towering icons of music.

Anglo For Your Ear: Helen Shapiro’s “Walking Back to Happiness”

Long before Amy Winehouse was a glimmer in her mother’s bloodshot eye, Helen Shapiro was Britain’s top beehive-sporting Jewish pop idol. According to Wikipedia, Shapiro was only 14 whenthis song was recorded back in 1961, ...