Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Dame Shirley Bassey Life Story Interview…..
What can you say, a true legend! Hear Shirl’s story about her life career and latest album.
Dame Shirley Bassey, DBE is a Welsh singer.
She found fame in the mid-1950s and has been called “one of the most popular female vocalists in Britain during the last half of the 20th century”.
In the US, in particular, she is best known for recording the theme songs to the James Bond films Goldfinger (1964), Diamonds Are Forever (1971), and Moonraker (1979).
In 2013 DSB Starred at the Oscars……
In 1985, Samantha, age 21, was found dead in the River Avon in Bristol, England. Bassey has always maintained that the death of her daughter was not a suicide.
On 24 March 2010, Avon and Somerset Police confirmed they were undertaking fresh inquiries into the death, and specifically claims that the convicted killer Michael Moffat was involved in her death. However, in October 2010 it was reported that the investigation came to an end and concluded that there “is no evidence of any criminal act involved” in Novak’s death.
Bassey’s granddaughter Tatjana Novak-Kimsey, daughter of the singer’s one-time estranged son Mark Novak, was a contestant on The X Factor.
In a 2009 interview, Bassey stated that she and her son had reconciled.
Bassey has four grandsons through her daughter, Sharon Novak.
Bassey resides in Monaco.
Recorded 2007 by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio and the BBC.