“Lesley Gore – You Don’t Own Me (1964)”

24 May

FEBRUARY 16, 2015

Lesley Gore, who was a teenager in the 1960s when she recorded hit songs about heartbreak and resilience that went on to become feminist touchstones,

died on Monday in Manhattan. She was 68. Lois Sasson, her partner of 33 years, said Ms. Gore died of lung cancer at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.


Posted by on ThuAmerica/Los_Angeles2018-05-24T09:00:00+00:00America/Los_Angeles05bAmerica/Los_AngelesThu, 24 May 2018 09:00:00 +0000 31, in American music artists, classic music, coffee, entertainment, female vocalist, reflections, rocknroll


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4 responses to ““Lesley Gore – You Don’t Own Me (1964)”

  1. Relax...

    MonAmerica/Los_Angeles2016-08-08T07:56:49+00:00America/Los_Angeles08bAmerica/Los_AngelesMon, 08 Aug 2016 07:56:49 +0000 31, at 7:56 am

    Love Lesley Gore songs — and all us girls have sung along to this one, too, but I just realized it goes both ways, which is a good take-away for a Monday morn.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. America On Coffee

    MonAmerica/Los_Angeles2016-08-08T15:12:14+00:00America/Los_Angeles08bAmerica/Los_AngelesMon, 08 Aug 2016 15:12:14 +0000 31, at 3:12 pm

    Agree! :-)

    Liked by 1 person

  3. motherofangels3

    ThuAmerica/Los_Angeles2018-05-24T09:41:35+00:00America/Los_Angeles05bAmerica/Los_AngelesThu, 24 May 2018 09:41:35 +0000 31, at 9:41 am

    This song is timeless!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. BrokenTune

    ThuAmerica/Los_Angeles2018-05-24T20:43:24+00:00America/Los_Angeles05bAmerica/Los_AngelesThu, 24 May 2018 20:43:24 +0000 31, at 8:43 pm

    Love this song!



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