Lesley Gore – Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts original U.S. stereo LP

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Free U.S. shipping!  An original U.S. stereo copy of the 1963 LP Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts by Lesley Gore.

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Offered for sale is an original U.S. stereo copy of the 1963 LP Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts by Lesley Gore.

About this copy: This copy of Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts is a 1963 pressing on the black Mercury label.

The cover is VG+ with light edge and corner wear and a piece of cellophane tape on the top edge.

The disc is VG++ and close to M- with a couple of minor sleeve scuffs and a number of spindle marks.  It’s a clean disc that’s been well cared for.

A nice copy of a scarce Lesley Gore LP.

Background: Released in November 1963, Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts was the second album by Lesley Gore.

Despite the inclusion of two Top-10 hits (“You Don’t Own Me,” and “She’s a Fool”), the album only reached #125 on the U.S. album chart.

Allmusic.com gave Lesley Gore Sings of Mixed-Up Hearts a 3 star review:

Lesley Gore’s second album was far better than her crying-concept album debut (I’ll Cry If I Want To), and in fact above average for a 1963 pop/rock album, though not excellent. For one thing, the silly notion of building a concept album around self-pitying songs was thrown out. For another, it had three big hits: the excellent girl group smash “She’s a Fool,” the classic early feminist anthem “You Don’t Own Me,” and the jovial “Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows,” though the latter song wouldn’t make the charts as a single until it was recycled almost a couple of years later.

 

Country of origin: U.S.
Size: 12″
Record Label: Mercury
Catalog Number:
SR 60849
Year of Release: 1963
Format: Stereo
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Additional information

Weight 10 oz
Dimensions 12.4 × 12.4 × 0.2 in