Now that’s a damn good singing it! That song brought back so many memories! Lovely voice always been one of our best female singers!
Brenda Lee performed for over 60 years and had many smash hits that went straight to the top of the chart with most of them in the 1960s. She was ranked as the 4th best artist in the world after Elvis Presley, The Beatles, and Ray Charles for that decade. One of her signature song was “I’m Sorry,” which was released when she was just 15 years old.
After performing for 60 years, Brenda Lee has dozens of chart-topping hits to her name, 47 of which were during the 1960’s alone. For that decade, she is ranked as the fourth biggest artist in terms of hits, with Elvis Presley, The Beatles, and Ray Charles being the only ones ahead of her.
Out of the many songs Lee has recorded over the years, there are two that always stick out in people’s minds. One is the popular holiday tune «Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree,» which has been a Christmas favorite for over 50 years.
Lee’s other signature song is her 1960 single «I’m Sorry,» which was released on Lee’s self-titled studio album when she was only 15 years old. The song ended up claiming the number one spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and peaked at the 12th spot on the UK Singles chart.
More than half a century later, the song remains Lee’s most memorable tune, right next to «Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree.» You can watch 15-year-old Lee singing her signature song «I’m Sorry» in the video below. It’s hard to believe that such a powerful voice is coming from someone so young!
Brenda Lee is a bona fide country music legend. Her career spans more than six decades, and she has released dozens of chart-topping hits. The sixties were a good time for Lee, as she had 47 number one singles in that decade alone.