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'A true rockstar through and through': Zendaya, more musicians remember Ronnie Spector

The music industry is remembering the life of Ronnie Spector, who was the leader of the girl group The Ronettes and iconic voice of 1960s rock music.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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'Her mark on rock and roll is indelible': Zendaya, more musicians remember Ronnie Spector

The music industry is remembering the life of Ronnie Spector, who was the leader of the girl group The Ronettes and iconic voice of 1960s rock music.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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The Ronettes lead singer Ronnie Spector dies at age 78

Spector was inducted into the Cleveland Rock Hall in 2007.
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Zendaya Honors Ronnie Spector: ‘Thank You for Sharing Your Life With Me’

After Ronnie Spector died on Wednesday, Zendaya — who is set to play the early rock-and-roll titan in an A24 biopic — took to Instagram to honor the late singer. “This news just breaks my heart. To speak about her as if she’s not with us feels strange as she is so incredibly full of […]
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Stevie Van Zandt Celebrates Ronnie Spector as a ‘Magical Voice Transporting Us Back to Our Own Innocence’

Variety asked Stevie Van Zandt, who grew up adoring Ronnie Spector and eventually came to work with her, for his thoughts on the legendary singer, who died Wednesday at 78. He writes:  It was “Mean Streets” that finally drove it home. It had been 10 years since “Be My Baby” was a hit, but Marty […]
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Ronnie Spector obituary

Lead singer with the Ronettes, the 1960s girl group whose smash hits included Be My Baby #bemybabylead #ronniespector #bemybaby #girlgroup #ronettes
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Inside Ronnie Spector's dark marriage to murderer Phil Spector

“I can only say that when I left in the early ’70s, I knew that if I didn’t leave at that time, I was going to die there,” Ronnie wrote in her 1990 memoir. #memoir #ronniespector #philspecto
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Ronnie Spector, ‘60s pop icon and ‘Be My Baby’ singer, dies at 78

Ronnie Spector, known for singing iconic 1960s hits such as “Be My Baby” and “Walking in the Rain,” died Wednesday following a battle with cancer. #bemybaby #walkingintherain #ronniespecto
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No one else sounded like the tough yet tender Ronnie Spector

The late Ronettes singer had one of the most distinctive voices in pop music – and her discography should be celebrated beyond her girl-group hitsRonnie Spector, pop singer who fronted the Ronettes, dies aged 78Amid the jaw-dropping stories of horrific abuse in Ronnie Spector’s 1990 autobiography Be My Baby, there’s a fascinating passage about her singing voice. She says she felt cowed by the other female singers in Phil Spector’s stable of stars: she didn’t have the kind of big, gospel-trained ...
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'Her mark on rock and roll is indelible': Joan Jett, more musicians remember Ronnie Spector

The music industry is remembering the life of Ronnie Spector, who was the leader of the girl group The Ronettes and iconic voice of 1960s rock music.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Ronnie Spector of The Ronettes, voice of 'Be My Baby,' dies at 78 after cancer battle

Ronnie Spector, the potent voice behind The Ronettes' hits "Be My Baby" and "Baby, I Love You," has died at age 78 after a brief battle with cancer.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Nothing Could Ever Silence Ronnie Spector, Least of All Phil Spector

Rob Sheffield pays tribute to Spector, the Spanish Harlem incident who blasted into the world and fucked it up forever #ronniespector #robsheffield #spanishharlem #philspecto
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‘Be My Baby’ singer Ronnie Spector dies at 78

Ronnie Spector, the leader of the girl group the Ronettes and the voice behind immortal classics like “Be My Baby” and “Walking in the Rain,” died after a battle with cancer. The post ‘Be My Baby’ singer Ronnie Spector dies at 78 appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Ronnie Spector: Be My Baby singer of The Ronettes dies at 78

The pop super star was the lead singer of the 1960 pioneering all-girl group the Ronettes.
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Ronnie Spector: a life in pictures

The singer who defined the sound of mid-century girl groups as the frontwoman of the Ronettes has died at age 78Ronnie Spector, pop singer who fronted the Ronettes, dies aged 78 Continue reading...
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Jersey rockers pay tribute to the late Ronnie Spector, remember her Asbury Park resurgence

The world is saying goodbye to the great Ronnie Spector, and that includes the New Jersey rockers with whom she collaborated with over the years.        [Author: Asbury Park Press]
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Inside Ronnie Spector's dark marriage to murderer Phil Spector

“I can only say that when I left in the early ’70s, I knew that if I didn’t leave at that time, I was going to die there,” Ronnie wrote in her 1990 memoir. #memoir #philspector #ronniespecto
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Ronnie Spector, Who Brought Edge to Girl-Group Sound, Dies at 78

As a member of the Ronettes, she sang on the hits “Be My Baby” and “Baby, I Love You.”
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Appreciating Ronnie Spector in 10 Essential Songs

Ronnie Spector may have been the quintessential 1960s poster girl, what with her Wall of Sound-posing, mascara-wearing, beehive-donning glory, but the singer — who died on Wednesday of cancer at age 78 — had an even more recognizable voice. Spector’s quavering vibrato and streetwise romanticism defined the sound of a decade, and traveled far beyond. […]
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Ronnie Spector of The Ronettes, voice of 'Be My Baby,' dies at 78 after cancer battle

Ronnie Spector, the potent voice behind The Ronettes' hits "Be My Baby" and "Baby, I Love You," has died at age 78 after a brief battle with cancer.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Ronnie Spector, leader of girl group the Ronnettes and former wife of Phil Spector, dies

#ronniespector #philspector #ronnettes #girlgroup
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Goodbye to Ronnie Spector.

ADDED: "Ronnie Spector, Ronettes Singer and Ultimate Girl-Group Icon, Dead at 78/'Her joyful sound, playful nature, and magical presence will live on in all who knew, heard, or saw her,' Spector’s family said of the 'Be My Baby' and 'Walking in the Rain' vocalist" (Rolling Stone). “She will have her own place in history because there was nobody like her,” Darlene Love, who also worked with Spector in the early days, tells Rolling Stone. “When I first met her in 1964, she was this little b...
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Ronnie Spector: Be My Baby singer of The Ronettes dies at 78

The rock and roll super star was the lead singer of the 1960 pioneering all-girl group the Ronettes.
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Celebs Honor Ronnie Spector’s Memory With Tribute Tweets

Brian Wilson and Steven Van Zandt were among the fans who honored the singer's memory on Wednesday.
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Musicians, Celebs Honor Ronnie Spector’s Memory With Tribute Tweets

Brian Wilson and Steven Van Zandt were among the fans who honored the singer's memory on Wednesday.
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Ronnie Spector, who rose to fame as leader of the Ronettes, dies at 78 after cancer battle

Ronnie Spector, potent voice behind Ronette's hits "Be My Baby" and "Baby I Love You," has died at the age of 78 after a brief battle with cancer.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Ronnie Spector, lead singer of The Ronettes, dead at 78

Ronnie Spector, the leader of pop group The Ronettes and the powerful central voice of hits like "Be My Baby" and "Baby I love You," has died, her family announced in a statement on her website Wednesday.
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Ronnie Spector, Leader of the Music Group Ronettes, Has Died at 78

(Reuters) - Ronnie Spector, singer of the 1960s hits "Be My Baby" and "Baby, I Love You" has died at the age of 78, her family said in a statement...
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