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Dolly Lyon

Dolly Lyon has been played on NTS in shows including Jazzman, featured first on 30 August 2016. Songs played include Palm Of Your Hand.

Little is known about this jazz and R&B singer who was active in the mid to late 1950s. Her earliest known recordings, made in 1955 or 56, are with Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra: "Waltz in Blue" and "Nobody Plays Piano Like Sacramento" (Decca 9-29864 and 9-30034, respectively). On the latter, she is backed by Ace Harris on piano. In 1957, she recorded two sides of a 45 rpm single for Apollo Records, a small independent label based in New York…

Palm Of Your Hand
Dolly Lyon
Apollo Records1957
Palm Of Your Hand
Dolly LyonApollo Records1957