"We were originally from Trenton, and I performed at a lot of PTA functions."
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Jonathan and Darlene Edwards were a musical duo famous (or infamous) for their off-key but spirited interpretations of such classics as Tiptoe through the Tulips
and I Am Woman
After listening to their music, you might be surprised to learn that they had not one
, but two
greatest hits compilations. This interview
provides some insight into their unique style. Bob Claster (previously on the blue
) also interviewed the duo on KCRW in 1983
(MP3 link halfway down the page.)
Jonathan and Darlene Edwards might have languished in obscurity if not for their patrons Jo Stafford
and Paul Weston
, with whom they lived for many years.
For your further listening pleasure: