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Lesley Gore Discusses her Life and Career.

Singer Lesley Gore. In 1963, when she was only 16, Lesley Gore recorded one of the greatest songs in rock and roll history, "It's My Party, and I'll Cry If I Want To." Gore has stayed in the business since the 60s, and she's currently appearing at the New York City club, "Rainbow and Stars." Also, Rhino records has recently released a two record retrospective of her greatest hits. (Rebroadcast. Original date 10/25/91).

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Other segments from the episode on December 25, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 25, 1991: Interview with Charles Schulz; Interview with Lesley Gore; Review of the film "Prince of Tides."

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