classicladiesofcolor: “Singer and actress Merry Clayton is best known for her 1969 performance in a duet with Mick Jagger on the Rolling Stones song “Gimme Shelter”. Clayton also sang backing vocals.
As the new documentary 20 Feet from Stardom celebrates unsung musical talents, Jude Rogers picks her own favourites
In the summer of 1969 a dream team of backing singers assembled in LA to record an album of Bob Dylan covers. Dorian Lynskey talks to the makers of the now reissued Dylan's Gospel