William Richard Thorpe, AM (29 March 1946 – 28 February 2007) known as Billy Thorpe, was an English-born Australian pop, rock singer-songwriter, producer,and musician. As lead singer of his band Billy Thorpe & the Aztecs, he had success in the 1960s with "Blue Day", "Poison Ivy", "Over the Rainbow", "Sick and Tired", "Baby, Hold Me Close" and "Mashed Potato"; and in the 1970s with "Most People I Know Think That I'm Crazy"
Billy Thorpe and the Aztecs were an Australian pop and rock group dating from the mid-1960s. The group enjoyed success in the mid-1960s, but split in 1967. They re-emerged in the early 1970s to become one of the most popular Australian hard-rock bands of the period. Thorpe died from a heart attack in Sydney on 28 February 2007. Originally a four-piece instrumental group who had put out one surfing instrumental, "Smoke & Stack", they formed in Sydney in 1963.
Billy Thorpe (born 29 March 1946, Manchester, England – died 28 February 2007, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia) was an English-born Australian pop/rock singer-songwriter, producer and guitarist. His family emigrated to Australia in 1955. In 1963, he joined The Aztecs (4) as the lead vocalist and the group was renamed as Billy Thorpe And The Aztecs. In 1965, the original members quit and Thorpe reformed the band with new musicians. During the next decade there were multiple incarnations of the band
Band Name Billy Thorpe. Album Name Solo : the Last Recordings. 版公司 Mountain Productions. 1. Free Man in Paris. 4. Billy Speaks - Brisbane Billy. 5. Medley (Dance to the Bop, Sick and Tired, High Heel Sneakers, What'd I Say). 7. Billy Speaks - Million Dollar Billy. 8. It's Almost Summer. 9. Billy Speaks - a Long Way with Billy. 10. Because I Love You. DISC 2. Billy Speaks - Billy Goes to Morocco. 2. Since You've Been Gone. Billy Speaks - Stomping with Billy. Poison Ivy. 6. Over the Rainbow.
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Billy Thorpe was born on the 29th of March, 1946, Manchester, Lancashire, England, UK. Family moved to Australia in the 1950s. Billy Thorpe and the Aztecs were an Australian pop and rock group dating from the mid-sixties, scored with the hit "Poison Ivy". The group enjoyed huge success in the mid-1960s, but split in 1967. Billy reformed the group with guitar legend Lobby Lyde. They become one of the most popular Australian hard-rock bands of the period and had a major hit with the single "Most People I Know". Billy Thorpe moved to .
singer/songwriter Greta Stanley from far North Queensland. Congratulations Greta :) Billy Thorpe Scholarship.
Theme From Million Dollar Bill. East Of Eden's Gate (Album).
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