Sandy Posey - Something Ill Remember
Sandy Posey born Sandra Lou PoseyJune 18,  is an American popular singer who enjoyed success in the s with singles such as her recording of Martha Sharpe's compositions "Born a Woman" and " Single Girl ". She is often described as a country singer, although, like Skeeter Davis to whom she has been frequently comparedher output has varied.
Later in her career, the term "countrypolitan", associated with the " Nashville sound ", was sometimes applied. Posey was born in Jasper, Alabama.
This was released by Bell Recordsbut received minimal publicity and made little impact. Assisted by Gary Walker, a music publisher who became her manager, Posey then made a demonstration recording of "Born a Woman", written by Martha Sharpe.
It sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc. Posey's next single release was " Single Girl ", also written by Martha Sharpe. Recorded in Nashville on August 19, this also reached number 12 in America in January and number 15 in Great Britainwhere it benefited from airplay on pirate radio peaking, for Timothy - The Buoys - Timothy, at number 7 in Radio London 's For Me And My Gal - Various - Legends 3 Fab 40 on New Year's Day.
It followed "Born a Woman" by selling in excess of one million copies. Posey turned to the country music field insigning with Columbia Records and produced by Billy Sherrill. Sherrill had just successfully turned another s pop star, Jody Miller into Sandy Posey - Something Ill Remember leading country female vocalist and it appeared Posey might be another one when the first single, "Bring Him Safely Home to Me" hit the top However MRAK - Kvartet Hermanos Fink - Kvartet Hermanos Fink was not to be with only two other singles barely scraping into the Sandy Posey - Something Ill Remember Posey signed with Monument Records in with just one single to chart and later in the year moved to Warner Bros.
Her first single for the label inauspiciously peaked at No. Posey Sandy Posey - Something Ill Remember recorded as a solo artist into the early s but she reverted to occasional background session work and later briefly performed as a background vocalist for Skeeter Sandy Posey - Something Ill Remember on an international tour.
She made a number of country recordings with a religious theme after embracing Christianity in She is now signed with Crossworlds Entertainment of Lebanon, Tennessee. DuringPosey released several songs through Crossworlds Entertainment which have been available for purchase online.
Posey appeared with Presley during an engagement in Las Vegas in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Sandy Posey. Archived from the original on October 21, Retrieved October 10, The Book of Golden Discs 2nd ed. London: Barrie and Jenkins Ltd. Radio London. January 1, Retrieved August 19, Top Pop Singles — Record Research, Inc. London: Guinness World Records Limited. Retrieved March 9, Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.
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