Tommy Steele ('50s English singer)

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Tommy Steele OBE (born Thomas William Hicks, 17 December 1936) is an English entertainer, regarded as Britain's first teen idol and rock and roll star. Dubbed Britain's answer to Elvis Presley, he reached No.1 with "Singing the Blues" in 1957, and The Tommy Steele Story was the first album by a UK group to reach No.1.

Steele's film credits include Half a Sixpence, The Happiest Millionaire and Finian's Rainbow, and he has made many stage tours in the UK. He is also a songwriter, author and sculptor. His claim to have shown Elvis Presley around London has been challenged by more than one source.

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Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1982 Historia de la música rock - 39 Tommy Steele & Lulu 2 1
1995 The Hit Collection Tommy Steele 1
2009 The Very Best of Tommy Steele Tommy Steele 1
2010 Come On, Let's Go! The Very Best of Tommy Steele Tommy Steele 1


Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1956 Rock With the Caveman / Rock Around the Town Tommy Steele 1
1959 Little White Bull Tommy Steele 1

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