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Elkie Brooks (born Elaine Bookbinder on 25 February 1945, Broughton, Salford, England) is an English singer, formerly a vocalist with Vinegar Joe, and later a solo artist.

A professional singer since she was fifteen, Brooks' début, a cover of Etta James's "Something's Got A Hold On Me", was released on Decca in 1964. Later she became the vocalist with a British 12-piece Stax-influenced, jazz-rock fusion band called Dada…

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  • The U.K.s best female singer. Rock , Blues, Jazz. Elkie does it all fantastically.
  • Красивая музыка.Мне понравилась очень
  • Great singer,,pretty song!
  • gutes mädel !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Elkie's version of "Maybe I'm Amazed": http://www.4shared.com/file/111218093/5494f5de/Elkie_Brooks_-_Maybe_Im_Amazed.html
  • Elkie is the best live performer you will find!
  • I remember Elkie from her Vinegar Joe days with Robert Palmer, it's good to see she has returned to what she does best, and that is singing "The Blues"
  • the first time i saw elkie was in the old curzon cinema in belfast. her little boy sat in lighting controll box . he was arround 4 or 5 at the time. keep it up elkie you still have it xxxxxxxx david1
  • She introduced me to live music back in 1992. Beautiful voice!

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