Lena Martell

One Day at a Time: The Ultimate Collection

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Castle's exhaustive 40-track retrospective of English vocalist Lena Martell spans the artist's 30-year career. A master interpreter of country, gospel, and love songs, Martell -- born Helen Thompson -- rose to fame with a cover of Kris Kristofferson's "One Day at a Time," and enjoyed success in television and radio throughout the '60s and '70s, despite her inability to crack the U.S. charts. This lovingly compiled compilation includes the aforementioned hit, some lovely spirituals, jazz, and theater standards, as well as extensive liner notes and photographs. One Day at a Time: An Anthology of Song is the definitive Lena Martell companion, and a must for easy listening fans everywhere.

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