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Lana Cantrell

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A 60s and 70s rock and roll singer who taught herself how exactly to sing and perform before audiences. Without formal voice schooling she produced her way in to the music sector by just getting herself and and carrying out what she wished to perform. A trim, high, long-haired bombshell, many thought that Lana Cantrell needed to be something a lot more than just a vocalist, due to her beauty, demeanor and course. Delivered in Sydney, Australia, Lana Cantrell have been subjected to music her very existence. Her dad was a jazz musician. She produced her performing debut in Australia at age 10. On the ripe old of 15 she strolled down the roads of Australia being a superstar. By age 18 she was a well-known Television character in Australia. Although everyone understood her “right here,” she strived to become internationally known. Her objective was to accomplish everything “humanly feasible” in display business. At 19 she journeyed to america to accomplish everyhting “humanly feasible” which supposed trying her submit film and stage. Lana Cantrell altered easily to america striving to be what she is at Australia, but her profession began slowly in the us. Finally, her personal vocal design began to glow through. Once she produced a name for herself, people started dubbing her “Thrush,” a phrase that details her perseverance and urgency to be always a singing superstar. Lana Cantrell promises she had not been influenced by anybody person, she performs truthfully and in the center. Her optimism and lively style of executing attracted many supporters and thus resulted in an international performing career. She started executing on the night time club and tv circuit and produced a name for herself. Using a determination to be a vocalist, Lana Cantrell do all she could to create herself known. She performs rock and roll songs all around the globe and america, executing in concerts and celebrations. In 1996 she came out in Sydney on the Lgbt Mardi Gras Event with Paul Capsis, Jeanne Small and Combo Fiasco. Besides as an acclaimed rock and roll vocalist, Lana Cantrell in addition has made her tag as an athlete. She was after the table-tennis champ of New South Wales. Her passions include yoga along with a passion forever. Her take on relationship is nonchalant thinking a bit of paper shouldn’t keep such importance. With her dedication to be always a celebrity she achieved what she wished to perform by age 10.

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Full Name Lana Cantrell
Profession Lawyer, Singer
Music Songs Like A Sunday Morning, Two for the Road, I Will Wait for You, Now You Want to Be Loved, Love Is Stronger Far Than We, The Shadows of Our Love, I'm Falling in Love Again, I'm All Smiles, I Will Warm Your Heart, A Man and a Woman, If You Go Away, Mama May I?, A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes, Moscow Nights, Love at Last You Found Me, Go, When You Wish Upon a Star, Stay, White Christmas, I'll Be Home for Christmas
Albums Lana Cantrell
Nominations Grammy Award for Best New Artist


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1 Currently working as an entertainment attorney in New York. [August 2006]
2 Recorded the song "Remembering" for the motion picture England Made Me (1973) and it was nominated for Best Song in a motion picture. However, it shortly became disqualified due to Lana's vocal being recorded over the motion picture title strip at the end of the feature. The Academy then confronted East Coast Records and requested the instrumental version be nominated in its place. East Coast Records declined in support of Lana.
3 Was once engaged to Australia's "King of TV" star Graham Kennedy in 1973. Neither ever married in real life and both went on to remain a sexual preference mystery. In his 2006 book "King and I: My Life With Graham Kennedy", however, broadcaster Rob Astbury stated that Kennedy was gay and that he and Kennedy were lovers.
4 Popular singer during the '70s.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1970-1972 TV Series Musical Guest
The Red Skelton Hour 1968 TV Series Guest Vocalist

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Graham Kennedy Show 1973 TV Series performer - 1 episode
England Made Me 1973 performer: "REMEMBERING"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ryan's Hope 1981 TV Series Herself
The Mike Douglas Show 1975-1977 TV Series Herself - Vocalist
Dinah! 1976 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1967-1975 TV Series Herself / Herself - Guest
The Graham Kennedy Show 1973 TV Series Herself
The Dick Cavett Show 1968-1972 TV Series Herself
The Ed Sullivan Show 1966-1971 TV Series Herself - Singer / Singer
The Engelbert Humperdinck Show 1970 TV Series Herself
The John Davidson Show 1969 TV Series Herself
The Red Skelton Hour 1967-1969 TV Series Herself - Guest Vocalist
The Kraft Music Hall 1968 TV Series Herself
The Joey Bishop Show 1968 TV Series Herself
The Jonathan Winters Show 1968 TV Series Herself - Guest
Spotlight 1967 TV Series Herself
The Steve Allen Comedy Hour 1967 TV Series Herself - Musical Guest
Away We Go 1967 TV Series Herself
The Hollywood Palace 1967 TV Series Herself - Singer

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