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20 FEET FROM STARDOM | Official UK Trailer | Altitude Films
Coming to UK and Irish cinemas on 28 March. The Oscar nominated US box office sensation, 20 FEET FROM STARDOM is a celebration of the unknown voices behind music's most recognisable hits. Directed by award winning film maker MORGAN NEVILLE, the film features DARLENE LOVE, MERRY CLAYTON, LISA FISCHER, CLAUDIA LENNEAR, JUDITH HILL, TATA VEGA, SHERYL CROW, MICK JAGGER, BETTE MIDLER, BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, STING, STEVIE WONDER and many more musicians and singers.
20 Feet From Stardom: Singing with Cher and Clinton to cleaning houses
Darlene Love poses with Aretha Franklin.Darlene Love, one of the stars of Oscar-nominated documentary "20 Feet From Stardom", today tells how she was forced to work as a maid after years of singing back-up behind the world's biggest stars when the work dried up and her cash ran low. Now, as she prepares to walk down the red carpet at the Academy Awards on March 2, 2014
60's Girl Groups!
The Blossoms. Once lead singer Darlene Love and her group were signed to Phil Spector it was often Love who sang many of the hits released under a number of Girl Group monikers including Bobb. B. Soxx & The Blue Jeans, The Crystals, plus background vocals for The Ronettes, The Everley Brothers, Sonny & Cher while having her own hits with "(Today I Met) The Boy I'm Gonna Marry & "He's A Rebel".
Spotlighting Background Singers In 'Twenty Feet From Stardom'
Spotlighting Background Singers In 'Twenty Feet From Stardom' - Darlene Love, one of the background singers featured in Twenty Feet From Stardom, didn't receive credit for singing hits in the 1950s and '60s and says her career was derailed by legendary producer Phil Spector.