Laura Nyro Quotes

Best Quotations by Laura Nyro

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1984 – Mother's Spiritual
1993 – Walk the Dog and Light the Light
2001 – Angel in the Dark (posthumous album recorded 1994–1995)

1977 – Season of Lights (reissued and remastered 2008 http://www. "
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Between 1968 and 1970 a number of artists had hits with her songs: The 5th Dimension with "Blowing Away" "Wedding Bell Blues" "Stoned Soul Picnic" "Sweet Blindness" "Save The Country" and "Black Patch"; Blood Sweat & Tears and Peter Paul & Mary with "And When I Die"; Three Dog Night and Maynard Ferguson with "Eli's Coming"; and Streisand with "Stoney End" "Time and Love" and "Hands off the Man (Flim Flam Man)". Nyro's best-selling single was her recording of Carole King and Gerry Goffin's "Up on the Roof. Laura Nyro /ˈnɪəroʊ/ NEAR-oh[citation needed] (October 18 1947 – April 8 1997) was an American songwriter singer and pianist.