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Steve Conway

b. Walter James Bridegroom, 24 Oct 1920, Hackney, London, Britain, d. 19 Apr 1952, London, Britain. Conway was a ballad vocalist with a easy, straightforward delivery, occasionally set alongside the 30s heartthrob, Al Bowlly. As a boy Conway experienced rheumatic fever that still left him using a weakened heart, producing …

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Andrew Douglas

b. 19 June 1920, Hackney, London, Britain, d. 20 Apr 2003, Bognor Regis, Western world Sussex, Britain. A prolific composer and arranger, who constructed many film and tv ratings, Douglas also documented with many best singers and marketed an incredible number of albums, including 80 designed for RCA Information. A …

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