Finding out My Old Collection Was Gone

Three years back I lost my old collection of Shirley Bassey’s records; my brother found out that the attic at our parents’ house was completely infested with termites, which caused a great deal of damage to the house which cost a pretty penny to repair. The boxes of records I kept there were covered in […]

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Dame Shirley Bassey Back on Stage

A few years back, with the help of a few famous composers and music executives, the return of Shirley Bassey became a reality. While she never really thought of coming back, saying she was contented of being able to live a life in the industry as she did, out of respect for such famous people […]

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Termites Broke Mom’s Heart on Dame Shirley Bassey’s 80th

My mom is a solid Dame Shirley Bassey’s fan and she passed on the love for Shirley’s music to me. Thanks to my mom, I have memorized her album and I can even lip sync to “Diamonds are forever” flawlessly.  There is really nothing to not like about her. Her voice is sultry and she […]

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Shirley Bassey’s Goldfinger

When Shirley Bassey recorded the music for Goldfinger, the writer of the song himself said that Shirley was the one who made the somewhat ridiculous lyrics work. The performance Dame Bassey gave for the opening sequence’s music, for me, prompted the bond movies to step up on the next opening sequence’s music. There was even […]

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