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Jane Turzy was an American singer of traditional pop music. In music a singer or vocalist is a type of musician who uses his or her voice as an instrument to make music. ... mainstream pop music Traditional pop music is a genre of music which encompasses music that succeeded big band music and preceded rock and roll as the most popular kind of music in the United States, most of Europe, and some other parts of the world. ...

She was born in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago, colloquially known as the Second City and the Windy City, is the third-largest city in population in the United States and the largest inland city in the country. ...

She succeeded in reaching the charts only in 1951 with three recordings she made for Decca Records. Her biggest hit was "Good Morning, Mr. Echo," in which she was billed as the "Jane Turzy Trio," really three tracks which she recorded in three different parts, in the style made famous by Patti Page and Mary Ford. She also had a version of "Sweet Violets," (competing with a recording by Dinah Shore) and a song named "I Like It." See also: 1950 in music, other events of 1951, 1952 in music, 1950s in music and the list of years in music Events Johnnie Ray has his first hit record with Cry. ... Decca Records is a British record label established in 1929. ... Patti Page on the cover of a collection, part of The Millenium Collection Patti Page (born Clara Ann Fowler on November 8, 1927) is one of the best-known female singers in traditional pop music. ... This article or section should be merged with Les Paul Les Paul (b. ... Dinah Shore (born Frances Rose Shore, February 29, 1916 - February 24, 1994) was a United States singer, actress, and celebrity. ...

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Jane Turzy was a Chicago, Illinois-born singer of traditional pop music.
She succeeded in reaching the popularity charts only in 1951 with three recordings she made for Decca Records.
Echo", was credited to The Jane Turzy Trio because she overdubbed her voice twice to mimic the sound of a vocal trio, similar to the multitrack vocal effects heard earlier on ground-breaking hits by Patti Page and the late Mary Ford.
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