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P.P. Arnold


A spirit vocalist who originated from a family group of gospel singers, Pat (P.P.) Arnold started singing like a four-year-old. She got her begin backing Bobby Day time before being asked to become listed on the Ikettes, support Ike and Tina Turner. Arnold toured together within the ’60s, including one stint using the Rolling Rocks. Mick Jagger persuaded her to stay in London, and she later on documented for the Immediate label (after that run from the Rocks’ supervisor Andrew Loog Oldham). Loog Oldham, Jagger, and Mike Hurst created Arnold’s debut LP, THE VERY FIRST Woman of Immediate, in 1967, including the solitary “THE VERY FIRST Cut May be the Deepest,” that was written by Kitty Stevens and later on popularized by Pole Stewart. Arnold also got moderate success using the singles “ENOUGH TIME Has Arrive,” “(IF YOU BELIEVE) You’re Groovy,” and “Angel each day” in the past due ’60s, though these were strikes in Britain and Europe instead of America. Arnold was area of the solid for the play Capture My Spirit in 1969, and consequently acted in the tv screen shows Popularity and Knots Getting, plus Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Starlight Express. Arnold re-entered the music globe within the middle-’80s. She sang business lead on the Boy George music for the film Electric powered Dreams in 1984 while on 10 Information. She caused Dexter Wansel and Loose Ends within the solitary “JUST A LITTLE Discomfort,” which she documented as Pat Arnold. She after that had another British hit using the solitary “Burn off It Up” within the Rhythm Ruler label. The Beatmasters later on produced her music “Dynamite.”

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Full Name P. P. Arnold
Profession Singer
Nationality American
Music Songs First Cut Is The Deepest, Angel Of The Morning, Groovy, As Tears Go By, The Time Has Come, Everything's Gonna Be Alright, Electric Dreams, Something Beautiful Happened, God Only Knows, I Go to Peices Everytime, If You See What I Mean, Life Is but Nothing, Though It Hurts Me Badly, Am I Still Dreaming, Would You Believe, Understanding, Born to Be Together, Letter to Bill, Speak to Me, Is This What I Get for Loving You, Welcome Home, A Likely Piece of Work, Yesterday, Dreamin', Treat Me Like a Lady, To Love Somebody, Beautiful Song, Gave Me Up, Nothing But Love, Leave Right Now, Kafunta Three, Eleanor Rigby
Albums Kafunta, The First Lady of Immediate, This Is London, The Turning Tide, Five In The Afternoon, The First Cut – The Immediate Anthology, The Best of P.P. Arnold, PP Arnold Selected Hits, PP Arnold's Would You Believe, The First Cut
Movies Pop Pirates

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1 Her favorite songs are "Uptight (Everything's Alright)" by Stevie Wonder, "River Deep Mountain High" by Ike & Tina Turner, "Please Mr Postman" by The Marvelettes, "Satisfaction" by The Rolling Stones, "Tin Soldier" by The Small Faces, "Georgia On My Mind" by Ray Charles, "Eleanor Rigby" by The Beatles, "Rescue Me" by Fontella Bass, "What The World Needs Now Is Love" by Dionne Warwick and "The Twist" by Chubby Checker. (Source: BBC Radio 2 "Tracks of My Years").



My Mad Fat Diary 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Seven Psychopaths 2012 performer: "The First Cut Is the Deepest"
Electric Dreams 2009 TV Mini-Series performer - 2 episodes
Ocean Colour Scene: Filmed from the Front Row 2001 Video performer: "It's a Beautiful Thing"
A Room for Romeo Brass 1999 performer: "Everything's Gonna Be Alright"
Rock Family Trees 1998 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Times of Our Lives 1997 Video performer: "Travellers Tune"
Absolutely Fabulous 1996 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Electric Dreams 1984 performer: "Electric Dreams"



Pop Pirates 1984 Assistant



Emerson: Pictures of an Exhibitionist post-production Herself
Ocean Colour Scene: Filmed from the Front Row 2001 Video Herself
Roger Waters: In the Flesh Live 2000 Video Herself (vocals)
Tina Turner: Celebrate Live 1999 1999 Video documentary Herself
Rock Family Trees 1998 TV Series documentary Herself
Top of the Pops 1967-1998 TV Series Herself
Times of Our Lives 1997 Video Herself
Absolutely Fabulous 1996 TV Series Herself
Boon 1991 TV Series Herself
Love Me Tender: A Tribute to the Music of Elvis Presley 1987 TV Movie Herself
Pop Quiz 1984 TV Series Herself
Delaney & Bonnie & Friends 1970 TV Movie Herself - Musician
4-3-2-1 Hot and Sweet 1970 TV Series Herself - Musician
Lift Off 1969 TV Series Herself - Guest
Time for Blackburn 1968 TV Series Herself
Beat-Club 1967-1968 TV Series Herself - Musician
Vibrato 1968 TV Movie Herself
New Release 1968 TV Series Herself
All Systems Freeman 1968 TV Series Herself - Singer
Dee Time 1967 TV Series Herself
Tienerklanken 1967 TV Series Singer
Beat! Beat! Beat! 1967 TV Series Herself - Musician
As You Like It 1967 TV Series Herself

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Simply the Best!: 40 Jahre Tina Turner 2014 TV Movie documentary Herself
Tina Turner: Simply the Best 2011 TV Movie documentary Herself (as PP Arnold)

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