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Craig Douglas

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Biography

England during the late '50s had its equivalents to Frankie Avalon and Fabian, teenage boy singers whose sounds were specifically tailored to appeal to the most romantic sides of the young female psyche and not offend their parents. Craig Douglas was one of the better of these and has proved one of the most enduring, still performing more than 40 years after cutting his first record. Born Terry Perkins on the Isle of Wight, he was one of a pair of twins (and those twins were one of three sets among nine children). His mother sang well, one of Douglas' sisters performed on the Isle of Wight, and he'd reportedly begun trying to sing while still in the crib. An indifferent student, he preferred athletics and being outdoors, which led to his volunteering during a school holiday to help the milkman make his deliveries.

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Top Songs

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    Only sixteen, only sixteen
    Only sixteen, only sixteen
    She was only sixten, only sixteen
    I loved her so
    She was too young to fall in love
    Only Sixteen  -  37,376 plays
  2. When My Little Girl is Smiling  -  20,575 plays
  3. Pretty Blue Eyes  -  13,514 plays
  4. A Teenager In Love  -  6,711 plays
  5. Our Favourite Melodies  -  6,614 plays
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