domingo, 28 de febrero de 2010

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN-SHEILA B. DEVOTION


Disco version of Singin' in the Rain by the French pop singer Sheila B. Devotion, released in 1978, it was number 11 in UK.

Sheila (born Annie Chancel, 16 August 1945, Créteil, France) is a French pop singer, who became successful as a solo artist in the 1960s and 1970s and later fronted a disco act called Sheila B. Devotion. Sheila has sold over 23,676,060 copies of records and was the top selling artist in France in the 1960s and 1970s.

Her stage name "Sheila" came from the title of her first release, a French cover version of the American hit by Tommy Roe.

"Singin' In the Rain" is a song with lyrics by Arthur Freed and music by Nacio Herb Brown, published in 1929. However, it is unclear exactly when the song was written with some claiming that the song was written and performed as early as 1927. The song was listed as Number 3 on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Songs.