Her very successful career in Europe led to the recording of "Downtown" which hit #1 on the charts in the US and the sale of over three million copies. She subsequently posted 15 hits in the Top 40. Petula Clark has been called the "Queen of the British Invasion."
Petula Clark was born in Epsom, England, November 15, 1932. Happy Birthday, Miss Clark.
Every American should read this blogpost by Matt. Nothing to do with today's music post.