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Posted Today, 01:27 PM

I'm confused to learn that he didn't actually record "My Coo Ca Choo".

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"My Coo Ca Choo" is the first successful release for Alvin Stardust, reaching number two in the UK Singles Chart in December 1973 ....

The song was written, sung, and recorded by Peter Shelley using the glam rock name Alvin Stardust, although Shelley had already appeared as the original Alvin Stardust on the Lift Off television programme, Shelley was surprised when the record went straight into the chart the following week.

However, as he had no desire to become his own stage name creation, he and Levy both agreed that if this act was to become more than just a one-hit wonder, then a "face" was required to be—and perform as...

Phantom

Posted Today, 01:12 PM

View Postmaryportfuncity, on 24 October 2014 - 12:59 PM, said:

View PostBibliogryphon, on 24 October 2014 - 11:08 AM, said:

View Posttime, on 23 October 2014 - 10:54 AM, said:


maryportfuncity

Posted Today, 12:59 PM

View PostBibliogryphon, on 24 October 2014 - 11:08 AM, said:

View Posttime, on 23 October 2014 - 10:54 AM, said:

View PostDead Ringer For Love, on 23 October 2014 - 10:30 AM, said:


Bibliogryphon

Posted Today, 11:08 AM

View Posttime, on 23 October 2014 - 10:54 AM, said:

View PostDead Ringer For Love, on 23 October 2014 - 10:30 AM, said:

Alvin Stardust just bit the big one at the age of 72
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This came as a big surprise. If you had to choose which of Liza Goddard's ex-husband...

themaninblack

Posted Today, 09:45 AM

View Postmaryportfuncity, on 24 October 2014 - 08:34 AM, said:

View PostGuest, on 23 October 2014 - 08:05 PM, said:

I always used to get Alvin a Stardust mixed up with Gary Glitter ��

A dangerous mistake if you're - like - 14 years old and back stage.

A choice between a paedophile and a born again Christian would actually cause a slight hesitation...

maryportfuncity

Posted Today, 08:34 AM

View PostGuest, on 23 October 2014 - 08:05 PM, said:

I always used to get Alvin a Stardust mixed up with Gary Glitter ��

A dangerous mistake if you're - like - 14 years old and back stage.

Guest

Posted Yesterday, 08:05 PM

I always used to get Alvin a Stardust mixed up with Gary Glitter 😂

John Kettley

Posted Yesterday, 02:37 PM

View PostDead Ringer For Love, on 23 October 2014 - 10:30 AM, said:

Alvin Stardust just bit the big one at the age of 72
Alvin's shtick was basically ' '68 Elvis covers Spirit in the Sky' ... what's not to love? RIP Bernie.

time

Posted Yesterday, 02:15 PM

View PostPhantom, on 23 October 2014 - 12:15 PM, said:

View Posttime, on 23 October 2014 - 10:54 AM, said:

View PostDead Ringer For Love, on 23 October 2014 - 10:30 AM, said:


Phantom

Posted Yesterday, 12:15 PM

View Posttime, on 23 October 2014 - 10:54 AM, said:

View PostDead Ringer For Love, on 23 October 2014 - 10:30 AM, said:

Alvin Stardust just bit the big one at the age of 72
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That was one heck of a surprise to see when I logged on this morning.
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