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Billboard Article by Paul Grein - Remembering Carpenters, 50 Years After Their Hot 100 Debut

GaryAlan

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^^The article by Paul Grein reads:
"Few singers have sung heartbreak ballads as well as Karen Carpenter -- because, we know now, she could relate.
Bettis
, Richard's songwriting partner, alluded to that aspect of her vocal persona in the title he came up with for Carpenters' first album following Karen's death: Voice of the Heart.
 

Mark-T

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^^The article by Paul Grein reads:
"Few singers have sung heartbreak ballads as well as Karen Carpenter -- because, we know now, she could relate.
Bettis
, Richard's songwriting partner, alluded to that aspect of her vocal persona in the title he came up with for Carpenters' first album following Karen's death: Voice of the Heart.
Thanks, GaryAlan. Somehow I missed that.
 
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