Brenda Lee

...Moving to Augusta was one of the best things that happened to Brenda Mae Tarpley, who was given her show business name "Brenda Lee" while performing in Augusta. She went from living in a small, box house off Gordon Highway to performing for the...

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Brenda Lee gets dynamite Hall of Fame exhibit

...got their start in North Augusta. Brenda Lee was singing on the Peach Blossom...her name from Brenda Mae Tarpley to Brenda Lee. She went on to sell more than 100...opening the Hall's new exhibit: Brenda Lee, Dynamite. The exhibit runs through...

Ramblin' Rhodes
Brenda Lee still is coming on strong

Little Miss Dynamite herself, Brenda Lee, will return to the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House...suggested that she change her name from Brenda Mae Tarpley to Brenda Lee (Lee being a modified version of Tarpley). She has...

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50 years ago, show at Bell launched Brenda Lee

...stories happen, just ask superstar Brenda Lee, whose big show business break came...talent on his shows and told him about Brenda Lee. Mr. Foley was in the wings watching...had to wear a different hat to be Brenda Lee. I'm just who I am." Don Rhodes...

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Brenda Lee show postponed again

The matinee and evening concerts planned on Sunday in the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House by country and rock star Brenda Lee have had to be postponed again, according to Debra Smith, the general manager. No date has been rescheduled. Ticket...

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Brenda Lee to perform Christmas classics in Newberrycalendar

Brenda Lee, who got her show business break in Augusta's Bell Auditorium, returns to the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House for shows at...

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Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...stations didn't have divided formats. They played all kinds of music. So I loved James Brown as much I love my friend Brenda Lee, who wrote the forward for this book.It was just a great, great time. I used to go when I was in college ? we...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Malpass Brothers keeping tradition of country alive

...Association's Hall of Fame party to open an exhibit about the life and career of former Augustan and North Augustan Brenda Lee. He couldn't have been nicer. JAKE OWEN AROUND THE CORNER: Don't forget that country star Jake Owen will return...

Country legend Loretta Lynn back at Bell again

...Lynn singing Fool No. 1.Bradley wanted the song for Brenda Lee, but the Wilburns told Bradley he couldn't have the...contract with Decca being produced by Bradley, and how Brenda Lee got her No. 1 hit single.They also later took Loretta's...

Ms. Brenda Lee Brown (THOMSON, Ga.)

THOMSON, Ga. - Funeral services for Ms. Brenda Lee Brown, 43, of Mobley St., Thomson, will be held on Monday, January 24, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. at the Greater St. James...