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Bette Midler Albums : Bathhouse Betty, Songs for the New Depression, Beaches, Bette of Roses, Thighs and Whispers, No Frills
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Overview - Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Bathhouse Betty, Songs for the New Depression, Beaches, Bette of Roses, Thighs and Whispers, No Frills, Some People's Lives, for the Boys, Experience the Divine, the Best of Bette, Broken Blossom, Live at Last, the Rose, Cool Yule, Jackpot: the Best Bette, Just Hits, the Divine Miss M, Bette Midler, Divine Madness, Gypsy, Bette, the Best of Bette, Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook, Mud Will Be Flung Tonight, Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook.  Read more...

 
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Purchase includes free access to book updates online and a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Bathhouse Betty, Songs for the New Depression, Beaches, Bette of Roses, Thighs and Whispers, No Frills, Some People's Lives, for the Boys, Experience the Divine, the Best of Bette, Broken Blossom, Live at Last, the Rose, Cool Yule, Jackpot: the Best Bette, Just Hits, the Divine Miss M, Bette Midler, Divine Madness, Gypsy, Bette, the Best of Bette, Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook, Mud Will Be Flung Tonight, Bette Midler Sings the Peggy Lee Songbook. Excerpt: Bathhouse Betty item Bette Midler chronology item Bette of Roses (1995): Bathhouse Betty (1998): Bette (2000) Bathhouse Betty is the ninth studio album by the American singer Bette Midler, released in 1998. Bathhouse Betty was Midler's debut album for Warner Bros. Records, after having parted ways with sister label Atlantic Records in 1995 following the moderate commercial success of her album Bette of Roses . The title of the album, Bathhouse Betty, refers to Midler's early career when she performed her cabaret shows at gay bathhouses like the Continental Baths in New York which led to her becoming a gay icon with a loyal LGBT following ever since. When Midler promoted the album she said in an interview "Despite the way things turned out, I'm still proud of those days . I feel like I was at the forefront of the gay liberation movement, and I hope I did my part to help it move forward. So, I kind of wear the label of 'Bathhouse Betty' with pride." . Released some twenty-five years after Midler's breakthrough with the album The Divine Miss M, Bathhouse Betty was musically a comeback and a return to her roots and her high camp Mae-West -meets-the-Andrews-Sisters stage persona of the same name. The first single "I'm Beautiful Dammitt " - in fact not an original but a remake of a song by house music group ...

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781155160566
  • ISBN-10: 1155160568
  • Publisher: Books LLC
  • Publish Date: October 2010
  • Page Count: 116
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.28 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.4 pounds


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