Oct242019

David Essex

David Essex's first notable acting role was the lead in the stage musical, Godspell in 1971. Two years later, he starred in the film That'll Be The Day (1973) and recorded a major hit single, "Rock On" (which he wrote himself), in the same year. A second single, "Lamplight", also reached the British Top 10. In the 1970s, Essex emerged as one of the UK's top performers. His biggest hits during this decade included a pair of Number One singles : "Gonna Make You A Star" (1974) Read more on Last.fm

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1Rock On
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2A Winter's Tale
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3Gonna Make You A Star
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4Hold Me Close
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5Oh What A Circus
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6Lamplight
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7Stardust
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8A Winters Tale
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9You're In My Heart
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10So-Called Loving
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