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Singer

1. Isaac Bashevis. 1904--91, US writer of Yiddish novels and short stories; born in Poland. His works include Satan in Goray (1935), The Family Moscat (1950), the autobiographical In my Father's Court (1966), and The King of the Fields (1989): Nobel prize for literature 1978
2. Isaac Merrit. 1811--75, US inventor, who originated and developed an improved chain-stitch sewing machine (1852)

Singer

Lorelei
siren whose singing lured ships to their destruction. [Ger. Lit.: Benét, 599]
sirens
their singing so sweet, it lured sailors to their death. [Gk. Myth.: Hamilton, 48]
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With The Marvelettes, Gladys also sang lead vocals on hits like Beechwood 4-5789, Playboy and Too Many Fish in the Sea, but Please Mr Postman was the group's only number one, and in 1965 Gladys lost her role as lead singer in The Marvelettes to Wanda Young, and left the group two years later.
Carrack rose to prominence in the mid-1970s as the frontman and principal songwriter of Ace, and gained further recognition for his work as a solo artist and for his tenures as a member of Roxy Music, Squeeze and Roger Waters' backing group, The Bleeding Heart Band, intermittently handling lead vocals on Squeeze and Waters recordings.
The line up features Simon Nicol on guitar and lead vocals, Dave Pegg on bass and backing vocals, Chris Leslie on fiddle, mandolin, bouzouki and lead vocals, Ric Sanders on violin and Gerry Conway on drums and percussion.
The band will be carrying on with his youngest son taking over the lead vocals.
The Auric Design is one of those hardcore bands with serious metal chops, songs such as "The Fall" and "As Life Bleeds" exploding with ferocity and technical accomplishment (and of course, growling lead vocals, which actually bring the more conventional vocal styling that they alternate with on "The Fall" into pretty stark relief).
THE DEAD WEATHER Blue Blood Blues Great Jack White lead vocals from the US band who headline the 02 ABC in Glasgow on June 27.
RONAN Keating has revealed Boyzone may permanently drop all songs featuring Stephen Gately on lead vocals.
With a handful of his own scores, as well as his unique interpretations of the Alejandro Sanz hit composition Regalame La Silla and Eros Ramazzotti's La Cosa Mas Bella, Duarte rocks, throughout all his piano functions and on all lead vocals, to the beat of Cuban timba and other Afro- Caribbean flavors.
Thinking Of You featured strong lead vocals from Taylor, and the sing-a-long anthem was well received.
Who provided lead vocals for the glam rock group Wizzard?
Paul, who sings with local band Rat Pack, and Aaron, will record the lead vocals for This Is Xmas, which Paul wrote himself.
Meanwhile, Lawrence Gowan has replaced DeYoung - Styx veterans Tommy Shaw and James Young share lead vocals - and he isn't particularly engaging.