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Lee Dorsey

Lee Dorsey was an African American pop and R&B singer during the 1960s. His biggest hits were “Ya Ya” (1961) and “Working in the Coal Mine” (1966).

After serving in the United States Army during WW2, Lee Dorsey was a prize-winning boxer for a while before starting his own motor repair business, during which time he sang in clubs and bars. He was eventually signed to Fury Records and released a couple of popular singles including “Ya Ya” which sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc.

Lee Dorsey made the pop charts in both the US and the UK and toured internationally during the 1960’s but all but gave up music in the 1970’s.

 

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Lee Dorsey Backing Tracks – Holy Cow  …  Working In The Coal Mine  …  Ya Ya  …  

 

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