Mama CASS Elliot - DREAM A LITTLE DREAM OF ME -...
***Such a beautiful woman and voice ! What a loss at a young age. In fact the only remaining member of this foursome who is still alive is Michelle Phillips, mother of actress McKenzie Phillips.***
Cass Elliot (born Ellen Naomi Cohen; September 19, 1941 – July 29, 1974), also known as Mama Cass, was an American singer and actress, best known as a member of The Mamas & the Papas. After the group broke up, she released five solo albums. In 1998, Elliot, John Phillips, Denny Doherty, and Michelle Phillips were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for their work as The Mamas & the Papas.
The last member to join the Mamas and the Papas was Cass Elliot, Doherty's bandmate in the Mugwumps, who had to overcome John Phillips' concern that her voice was too low for his arrangements, that her physical appearance would be an obstacle to the band's success, and that her temperament was incompatible with his.
In October 1968, Elliot made her live solo debut...
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