Kiki Dee

Not in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Eligible since: 1993 (The 1994 Induction Ceremony)

Previously Considered? No  what's this?

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Will Kiki Dee be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame?
"Musical excellence is the essential qualification for induction."


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A overlooked vocalist with quite a bit of above average work starting in the early 60s, through Motown and Elton John's Rocket Records and well into the 90s. It's sad that most people don't know anything about her other than the #1 duet with Elton, "Don't Go Breaking My Heart." Maybe the stage name Kiki Dee given to her by Mitch Murray leads her to not be taken seriously. It's a shame because she is a serious talent.

And, yes, she wrote quite a bit of her own material.

Posted by classicrocker on Thursday, 01.5.12 @ 01:21am

Well she's on the "Highest Fan Approval" list so evidently 89% of people who voted here take her seriously. You're right about her being overlooked, I'm not as familiar with her myself but from what I have heard I'm surprised she isn't better known.

By the way classicrocker, you gonna be participating in the Song and Album Projects?

Posted by Tahvo Parvianen on Thursday, 01.5.12 @ 10:36am

Tahvo, the answer is yes and I've Got The Music In Me will be a possibility. It's one of my favorites by Kiki Dee. Too bad the Kiki Dee Band didn't stay together that long. They electrified.

Posted by classicrocker on Thursday, 01.5.12 @ 11:45am

I agree.

Posted by Tahvo Parvianen on Thursday, 01.5.12 @ 12:40pm

Kiki Dee songs with lyrics written by Bernie Taupin and music composed by Elton John

01. 1973 Supercool
02. 1973 Lonnie and Josie
03. 1973 Last Good Man In My Life
04. 1976 Don't Go Breaking My Heart
05. 1977 The Man Who Loved To Dance

Posted by Roy on Friday, 12.14.12 @ 23:22pm

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