Who is the woman who sings like Karen Carpenter?
Rumer's voice has been described by The Guardian and many others as being reminiscent of Karen Carpenter. Her stage name was inspired by the author Rumer Godden.
Did Karen Carpenter ever have a love interest?
She later dated several notable men including Mike Curb, Tony Danza, Terry Ellis, Tom Bahler, Mark Harmon, Steve Martin and Alan Osmond. After a whirlwind romance, she married real-estate developer Thomas James Burris on August 31, 1980, in the Crystal Room of The Beverly Hills Hotel.
Who inherited Karen Carpenter's money?
LOS ANGELES -- Singer Karen Carpenter named her brother, Richard, and her parents as equal beneficiaries in the will that was filed for probate Wednesday. Richard was named executor of the will. The worth of the late singer's estate was not listed in the documents filed in Superior Court.
Why was Karen Carpenter's voice so unique?
Karen normally sang as a contralto, but she had the rare ability to transition from that more typical female register to a much lower range—something she called her “basement.” Thanks to Richard's songwriting and song selection, her basement voice was used masterfully on music that tended toward the melancholy, the “
What was the last song Karen Carpenter ever recorded?
Now“Now,” written by Roger Nichols and Dean Pitchford, is one of the two songs that Karen recorded at her last ever recording session, ten months before her tragic and untimely passing in February 1983.