Mary Hopkin

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Born in Wales Mary began her musical career as a folk singer with a local group called the Selby Set and Mary. She released an EP of Welsh language songs for a local label called Cambrian before signing to the Beatles Apple Label, model Twiggy saw her winning a TV talent show and recommended her to Paul McCartney. She was one of the first artists to record on the Beatles record label Her debut single" Those Were the Days" got to number 1 in the UK and number 2 in the US. Selling over 8 million copies.

A little something more about Mary!
In September 2005 she released an album on her own label, "Mary Hopkin Music", called "Live at the Royal Festival Hal!" It was followed in December 2006 by a brand-new Christmas recording, "Snowed Under", released as an mp3 download via
To celebrate her birthday in 2007, she released an album called "Valentine", on her new label uk It includes 12 previously unheard tracks dating from 1972 to 1980, three of which were written by Mary. Then in December 2009 the CD 'Recollections' was released again included songs written by Mary, And now May 2009 yet another new CD is released called 'Now and Then' all these wonderful recordings are available via Mary's own Website at MARY HOPKIN MUSIC

Annotation last modified on 2009-07-14 12:43 UTC.



1969Post CardMary Hopkin36
1971Earth Song / Ocean SongMary Hopkin4.54
1989SpiritMary Hopkin31
2007ValentineMary Hopkin4.51
2008RecollectionsMary Hopkin4.51
2009Now and ThenMary Hopkin4.51
2010You Look FamiliarMary Hopkin & Morgan Visconti21
2014Painting by NumbersMary Hopkin41
2020Another RoadMary Hopkin1
2020Another RoadMary Hopkin1
2020A Christmas ChoraleMary Hopkin1
2022PiecesMary Hopkin1
2023Two HeartsMary Hopkin & Jessica Lee Morgan1

Album + Compilation

1972Those Were the DaysMary Hopkin53
1996Y Caneuon Cynnar / The Early RecordingsMary Hopkin1

Album + Live

2005Live at the Royal Festival Hall 1972Mary Hopkin51


1968Those Were the DaysMary Hopkin44
1969Goodbye / SparrowMary Hopkin52
1970Knock Knock Who's ThereMary Hopkin52
1970Temma HarbourMary Hopkin51
1970Think About Your ChildrenMary Hopkin1
1971Let My Name Be SorrowMary Hopkin1
1971Water Paper and ClayMary Hopkin51
1977Wrap Me In Your Arms / Just a DreamerMary Hopkin2
1984Goodbye / Those Were the DaysMary Hopkin1
2014Those Were the Days / GoodbyeMary Hopkin1
2018Those Were the Days (2018)Mary Hopkin1


2008Christmas SongsMary Hopkin51

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