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Helen Forrest (April 12, 1917 – July 11, 1999) was an American singer. She served as the "girl singer" for three of the most popular big bands of the Swing Era (Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, and Harry James), thereby earning a reputation as "the voice of the name bands."

Helen was born Helen Fogel in Atlantic City, New Jersey on April 12, 1917. Her parents, Louis and Rebecca Fogel, were Russian-born Jews. While she was still an infant, Helen's father… read more

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    i can give you link with torrent
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    When she was singing with Artie Shaw, they did a great version of "A Room With A View." Anyone know where I can find that track?
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    Deep Purple \m/ xD segnificant voice, true!
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    Brava!
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    SKylark !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    great woman

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