Ballads of the Everly Brothers
In a recording career which began in 1955 and spanned five decades, brothers Don and Phil Everly registered 38 Top 100 chart entries in the U.S. alone between 1957 and 1984. In the U.K., they had 30 hits from 1957 to 1984, toured extensively, and were hugely popular in Germany, Holland, Australia and the Philippines throughout the 1950s, 60s and 70s. This compilation gathers together all of the Everly Brothers' biggest ballad hits from the Rock 'n' Roll era including the international million-seller 'Let It Be Me' and 'All I Have to Do Is Dream', their biggest selling hit. The pre-eminent vocal duo of the rock era, their style inspired such artists as Simon & Garfunkel, Peter & Gordon and Chad & Jeremy to follow in their footsteps and straight into the charts. Among the gems on offer are 'All I Have to Do Is Dream', 'Maybe Tomorrow', 'Devoted to You', 'Take a Message to Mary', 'Let It Be Me', 'Like Strangers', 'Sleepless Nights', 'Always It's You', 'So Sad (To Watch Good Love Go Bad)', 'Love Hurts', 'Ebony Eyes' and 'Don't Blame Me'.