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The Magic Highway

 

The second half of an alphabetical listing of some artists who have covered Jeff Christie's songs.


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Band from Russia

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Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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I Dalton

The first artists to cover Jeff's songs were an Italian psychedelic outfit!

dalton

Era Qui
(Just One More Chance)

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idnt011

Mysterious jazz player from Japan, who goes by this name on youtube

Jazzmen

Yellow River

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Island Club Players

Caribbean steel drum ensemble

island club players

Iron Horse

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Ixtapa Band

Mariachis pop band from Mexico

Ixtapa

Yellow River

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Jaak Joala

Esteemed Estonian singer

Jaak

Suvemälestus
(San Bernadino)

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Jackie Mittoo

The Jamaican artist widely regarded as the founder of reggae music

jackie

Yellow River

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James Last

Noted German bandleader

james last

San Bernadino

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Yellow River

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Jan Keizer

Lead singer and drummer with Dutch supergroup BZN

Jan

Yellow River

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Jan-Inges

Show band from Sweden

Jan-Inges
Langt Bortom Bergen
(Yellow River)

Jannie Hoeg

European disco diva

jannie

Yellow River

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Jean Chirac

French DJ mixer

chirac

Yellow River

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Jean LaFontaine

French Canadian organ player

Yellow River

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Jean Look Group

Greek performer

jean look

Yellow River

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Jeane Manson

Former Playboy model, the American-born French-based singer is now a big European star

jeane

L'Amerique

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Jerry Wilton Orchestra

German dance band with very English name

Jerry Wilston

Yellow River

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Jetit

Nice song intro from this Finnish band

Jetit

Eteenpäin
(Iron Horse)

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Jigsaw

One of two Australian acts who had local hit with this song

jigsaw

Yellow River

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Jinsop

Korean singer based in Ecuador

jinsop

Caballo De Acero
(Iron Horse)

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(Das) Jochen Brauer Sextett

Well-known German musicians

Jochen Brauer
Yellow River

Joe Dassin

French crooner and superstar

dassin

Le Cheval De Fer
(Iron Horse)

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Joe Dassin

French crooner and superstar

dassin

L'Amerique
(Yellow River)

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Joe Dassin tribute

A tribute show to Joe Dassin featuring Alexia Palombo, Mario Barravecchia

joe salut

L'Amerique

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Joe Harris

Dutch crooner

Joe harris

San Bernadino

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Johnny Liebkind

Leader of the Finnish 60s rock band The Sounds

johnny

Olen Aivan Joku Toinen
(Man of Many Faces)

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José Luis

Spanish Hammond organ player

Jose Luis

Yellow River

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José Luis Sanesteban

Innovative Spanish band leader

joe luis
San Bernardino (sic)

Joss Monroe and the Mark Eton Sound

A popular cabaret band at the Birdcage nightclub in Edinburgh, Scotland!

Joss Monroe

Yellow River

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Julia Nuno

US-based singer who released this on an album in 2018

Julia Nuno

Yellow River

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Junior and
the Speakers

Popular Czech band who had a hit with their version of Yellow River ..

Speakers

Cerna Hlina
( Yellow River)

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Junior and
the Speakers

.. and followed it up with a version of San Bernadino

Speakers

Znam Uz Pisen Tvou
( San Bernadino)

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K&K Studio Singers

Polish band specialising in cover versions

k&k

Yellow River

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San Bernadino

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Katy's Mill

American bluegrass band

Laty's mill
Yellow River

Keistuoliu Teatras

Lithuanian theatre troupe

keistuoliu

Geltona Upe
(Yellow River)

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Keld and the Donkeys

Danish pop group who released this in 1971

keld

Mandag Morgen
(Yellow River)

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Kent Ahlm

Swedish guitarist

kent ahlm

Yellow River

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Klaus Wunderlich

German organist

klaus

San Bernadino

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Yellow River

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Kohvakka Seppo

Finnish artist

seppo

Huolet Jätin Kaupunkiin
(Down the Mississippi Line)

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Kubi-San

Brazilian singer who recorded this version in Italian

Kubi

Yellow River

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La Pandilla

Spanish teen band

la pandilla

San Bernadino

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Lafayette

Keyboard prodigy from Brazil

lafayette

Rio Amarillo

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Lankomiehet

Finnish choir ensemble

Lankomiehet

Tuulen Suojaan

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László Majnik

Talented Hungarian musician

Laszlo

The Dealer

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Lasse Stefanz

Happy music band from Sweden

Lasse

Yellow River

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Laurent Madiot

Singer from France

Laurent Madiot

L'Amerique

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LAV

Belarus band specialising in songs from the disco, pop, rock, blues and jazz eras

LAV

Yellow River

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Leapy Lee

UK artist whose manager tried to release this before Christie's version

leapy

Yellow River

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Lena Kudryavtseva

Apparently a Russian music ensemble

Lena

Yellow River

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Lenne Broberg

Scandinavian artist

Lenne

San Bernadino

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Leo Luoto

Famous Swedish singer

Leo

Yellow River

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Les AOCs

Street band from France

AOCs

L'Amerique/Yellow River

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Les Petits Chanteurs a la Croix de Bois

The Little Singers of Paris are a French boys' ensemble

Les Petits

L'Amerique

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Les Humphries Band

Based in Germany

les humphries

Yellow River

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Lobo

US singer who had many worldwide hits. He linked Jeff's song with a short self-penned piece

lobo

I Long to See My Home/Yellow River

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Lorenzo Gabanizza

Italian singer and musician

Lorenzo

Inside Looking Out

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Johnny One Time

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Los Chijuas

Mexican garage band

Chijuas

Rio Amarillo
(Yellow River)

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Los Christians

Band from El Salvador who released this song as a single

Christians

En Mi Mundo
(Yellow River)

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Los Diablos

Famous covers band from Spain

Rio Amarillo

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Los Fugitivos

Pop group from Mexico

Los Fugitivos

Rio Amarillo
(Yellow River)

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Los Gaujos Band

Group from Bordeaux in France

Los Gaujos

Yellow River

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Los Hermanos Romero

A music band from Colombia

Los Hermanos

Rio Amarillo
(Yellow River)

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Los Linces

One of Argentina's most famous groups

linces

Yellow River

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Los Mismos

Well-known Spanish trio of the 70s

los mismos

San Bernadino

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Los Rockin' Devils

Legendary Spanish pop group

rockin devils

Rio Amarillo
(Yellow River)

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Los Sony's

Spanish psychedelic band

los sonys
Yellow River

Los Texanos del Rio Bravo

Tex-Mex band

Texanos

Rio Amarillo

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Love Affair

A tribute group to the "real" UK band Love Affair

Love FFAIR

Yellow River

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Lucien Hetu

Canadian composer and organist

lucien

Yellow River

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Lucky Boys

Covers band from Spain

Lucky Boys

No Comprendes

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MaMa

Estonian duo

MaMa

Lähme Koos
(Iron Horse)

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Mark Ellis

A German singer

mark

Sandy
(Fools Gold)

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Markku Aro

Well-known Finnish artist who has sung in the Eurovision song contest

markku

Tuulensuojaan
(Yellow River)

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Marta Baizan

Spanish female teen star

Marta

San Bermadino

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Maslak Alina

Russian female teen singer

Maslak

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Massimo Fauro Trio

Italian jazz band

Massimo

Yellow River

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Middle of the Road

Scottish group which had a few hits in the early 70s

MOR

Yellow River

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Miguel Ramos

Groovy Mexican hammond organist

miguel ramos

Yellow River

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Mike Denver

Singer from Ireland

Mike Denver

San Bernadino

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Mike Morton Combination

UK group which specialised in covering hits of the day

Morton

Yellow River

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MILA

Pop group from Poland

MILA

Yellow River

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Milan Chladil

A singer from Czechkoslovakia

Milan

San Bernadino

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Mirella

German performer

Mirella

San Bernadino

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Montenegro Five

A group from Yugoslavia

montenegro 5

Yellow River

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Musek Helperknapp Orkestra

Brass band from Luxembourg

Helperknapp

Yellow River

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Mziuri Girls Ensemble

Performed in the movie Girls From Mziuri

mziuri

Karlson's Song
(Yellow River)

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Napoleon

Indonesian instrumentalists

napoleon

Down The Mississippi Line

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Nariman

Persian singer

nariman

Yellow River

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Nerija

Russian/Lithuanian band

Nerija

Gyveno sau vaikinas
(Iron Horse)

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Neposida

Band of adults and kids from Russia

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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New Band

Swedish party band

new band

Yellow River

Nils Tibor

German hammond organist

nils

Yellow River

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Nordre Sving

Party band from Norway

nordre

Ol-Boikott
(Yellow River)

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Nordre Sving

Party band from Norway

nordre

Shangri-La,
Val 'enga
(San Bernadino)

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Norsk Noteservice wind orchestra

Norwegian orchestra

norsk

Yellow River

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Oak Sorcerors

Russian supergroup created in St Petersburg

oak sorcerors

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Oleg Chuprin

Russian singer

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Oleg Maloletnev

Russian musician

Oleg

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Olsen Brothers

Stalwart Danish group who won Eurovision 2000

olsens

Yellow River

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Oliver Kane

Irish showband leader, musician

oliver

Yellow River

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Orquestra de los Festivales de Barcelona

Nice instrumental arrangement

orch barcelona

Yellow River

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Orquestra de Roberto Prais

Orchestra from Uruguay

Roberto Prais

Rio Amarillo

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Orquesta Ernest Williams

Spanish orchestra

Ernest

Rio Amarillo
(Yellow River)

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Orquesta Musica Maravillosa

Spanish orchestra

Maravillosa

Yellow River

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Os Carbonos

Brazilian covers band (Carbonos = carbon copy)

Os Carbonos

Rio Amerelo
(Yellow River)

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Os Namorados

Brazilian Chipmunks!

namorados

Rio Ameralo
(Yellow River)

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Osmo's Cosmos

Finnish party band

osmos

Yellow River

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Outlet

One of South Africa's most popular bands of the 70s

Outlet

Yellow River

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Pachuco

Happy-sounding Mariachis band

pachuco

En mi mundo
(Yellow River)

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Pen Ron

Renowned Cambodian (Khmer) female star from the 60s and 70s

pen ron

Rom Komsan Chenda
(Yellow River)

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The Paramount Orchestra

Brazilian orchestral outfit

Paramount

Yellow River

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Pat Benesta Orchestra

Well-known French outfit

Pat Benesta

L'Amerique

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The Patrick Bradley

A pop group which released a vocal and instrumental version of this song; the latter became a big Northern soul classic in the UK

patrick bradley

Just One More Chance

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Paul Mauriat

Well-known French band leader

mauriat

Yellow River

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Pawel Sobota

Polish accordeon player

pawel

Yellow River

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Pena Los Chocarreros

Horns and pipe band from France

pena

L'Amerique

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Peters and Lee

UK group who had a couple of hits

peters lee

Yellow River

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Phil Allen

UK Hammond organist

phil

Yellow River

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Phobos

Swedish dance and party band

phobos

Yellow River

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Pholhas

Professional Brazilian outfit

pholhas

Yellow River

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Pipkins

UK TV children's characters, whose big hit was Gimme Dat Ding

pipkins

Yellow River

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Plain Confession

Malaysian instrumental band

plaun confession
Yellow River

Pop du Monde Orchestra

French ensemble

Pop du monde

Yellow River

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Pop Kids

Oddly named German duo

Pop Kids

San Bernadino

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Poyuschie Gitary

One of Russia's first groups

poyuschie

Karlson's Song
(Yellow River)

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Quim Barreiros

Famous Portuguese satirist

quim

Ela É Horrível
(Yellow River)

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The Raiders

Indian band based in Africa

raiders

Yellow River

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Ray McVay

UK bandleader

mcvay

Yellow River

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Raymond Pauze ensemble

Canadian orchestra

pauze

L'Amerique

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Reflex

Norwegian band

reflex

Veitrafikklovens Paragraf
(Inside Looking Out)

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REM

North American group who had some of the biggest global hits of the 90s

REM

Yellow River

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Remigiusz Borys

Polish covers performer

remiguisz

Jedza Rybe
(Yellow River)

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Remont

Polish band

Remont

Yellow River

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Ritch Forrest

Italian techno musician

Ritch

Yellow River

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Road Brothers

German bluegrass band

Road Bros

Yellow River

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Roberto Blanco

Brazilian-born singer who had a big German hit with this version

blanco

San Bernadino

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Robinzon

Band from Siberia

robinzon

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Rock Syndrome

Heavy metal band from Russia

Rock Syndrome

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Rockabillys

Cover band

Rockabillys

San Bernadino

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Roland Jansson

Swedish instrumentalist

Jansson
San Bernadino

Ronald Jean

French trumpet player

Ronald
L'Amerique

Rondo Classico

Famous German classical pop orchestra

BAROQUE

Yellow River

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San Bernadino

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Rosemary

Well-known Brazilian singer who worked with Jeff Christie in 1976

rosemary

Nothing Has Changed

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Rosenzeit

Christie fans Isabel and Wilhelm-Eric Berwanger composed German lyrics for this version

rosen

Gib Nicht Auf (Iron Horse)

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Hier Am Fenster
(Inside Looking Out)

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Route 66 Dance Party

A mix produced by Route 66, a fabulous dance nightclub in Thailand

route 66

Yellow River

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Roxys

German artists

roxys

Yellow River

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Roy Etzel

German trumpeter

Etzel

Yellow River

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Rully Djohan and Band de Galaxies

Indonesian organist

Rully

Yellow River

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Runa

Russian group

Runa

Yellow River

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Sailors

Finnish pop group

sailors

Down The Mississipi Line

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Sailors

Finnish pop group

Sailors

Illan Varjot
(Until the Dawn)

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Salim Seghers

Well-known Belgian singer

Kom Eens Flieste
(Yellow River)

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Sambrasa 8

Brazilian pop group of the 70s

Sambrasa

Yellow River

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Satanic Surfers

Punk rock band from Sweden

surfers

Gotta Be Free

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Satanic Surfers

Punk rock band from Sweden

surfers

San Bernadino

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Schytts

Swedish party band

Schytts

Yellow River

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Searchers

English band which had string of hits in the 60s

searchers

The Great Train Robbery

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Seba

Italian band, great rhythmic version

seba

L'Amerique

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Second Chance

German party band who issued this medley as a single

second

Tom Tom Turnaround/Knocn Three Times/Yellow River/Mendocino

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Serge Fontane

Well-known Canadian organist

serge

L'Amerique

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Serge Nelson

French nightclub performer who covered Joe Dassin's version

serge

L'Amerique
(Yellow River)

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Shane McCallaghan

South African comedian/singer (also known as Shane Die Vark)

Shane

Yellow River

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Shimi Tavori and Danny Sanderson

Renowned Israeli artists

Shimi

Nahar Tzahov
( Yellow River)

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Silverstones

Vocal group from Honk Kong

silverstones

Yellow River

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Six Symbols

Spanish cabaret band

symbols

Yellow River

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St Cecelia

UK group which had a hit with Wave Your Knickers

st cecelia

Tomorrow Night

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Stanford University Marching Band

The famous "scatter" marching band of Stanford High in the USA

Stanford

Yellow River

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Star Turn

English comedy recording outfit

star turn

Yellow River (as part of hit medley Star Turn on 45 Pints)

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Sten and Stanley

Another typical Swedish dance band who sang this as part of a medley

Langt Bortom Bergen
(Yellow River)

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Streaplers

Swedish pop group

streaplers

Langt Bortom Bergen
(Yellow River)

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Stroatklinkers

Dutch bluegrass band

Stroatklinkers

Yellow River

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Stylers

Singaporean band

stylers

Yellow River

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Stylers

Singaporean band

Stylers

Down The Mississippi Line

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Sunfly Karaoke

Leading karaoke company whose version of this song featured nice improvisation

sunfly

Yellow River

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Sunshine Family

German oldies group who rewrote part of Yellow River

sunshine family

That Good Old Stuff
( Yellow River)

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Sven-Erics

Swedish party band

sven erics

Langt Bortom Bergen
(Yellow River)

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Tales

What it would have sounded like if the Rolling Stones covered one of Jeff's songs!

tales

Rockin' Suzannah

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Tennessee

Great Spanish vocal harmony band

tennessee

Yellow River

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Terry Baxter Orchestra

Innovative arrangement from this ensemble from the USA

Terry Baxter

Yellow River

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Terry Winter

Brazilian teenage pop idol

Terry Winter

Rio Amarillo

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Thor Hilmersen

Lead guitarist of well-known Danish band

thor

Yellow River

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Tirso Cruz III

Filipino singer and actor

Tirso

Yellow River

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TK Band

Heavy, grunge-like sounding group

TK

Yellow River

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Todes Ochakovo group

Todes Ochakovo is a renowned Russian music school whose students perform at festivals

Todes

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Tõnis Mägi

Well-known Estonian singer

tonis magi

Vana Jõgi
(Yellow River)

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Tony Back

UK Hammond organ musician

Yellow River

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Tony Fabian
(aka Vilani Edmundo Vortes)

Bandleader from Brazil

Fabian

Yellow River

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Tony Paterson Orchestra

This band covered James Last's version of Yellow River!

Tony paterson

Yellow River

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Tony Sands

He was one of several lesser-known artists who re-interpreted famous songs on a "country remix" album

tony sands

Yellow River

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Travelband

TV group from Poland

Travelband

Yellow River adaptation

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Tremeloes

Famous UK band who had a string of worldwide hits

trems

No Comprendes
(Yellow River)

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Tremeloes

Famous UK band who had a string of worldwide hits

trems

Yellow River

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TT Purontaka

Popular Finnish singer

purontaka

Vapauteen
(Iron Horse)

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Tubeless Hearts

Jeff Christie's band in their own right

Tubes

San Bernadino (with Jeff Christie)

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Yellow River

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Túnel do Tempo

Beatles tribute band from South America!

tunel

Yellow River

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Tunyogi Rock Band

Hungarian band led by singer Peter Tunyogi

trb

Megyek Hozzad
(Yellow River)

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Turo's Hevi Gee

Finnish comedy act who did this parody about a Shell service station

turos

Shellin Paariin
(Yellow River)

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Tuulikki Eloranta

Finnish female singer

tuulikki

Soitellaan
(Iron Horse)

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UE Band

They recorded a version of the theme for the Fat Karlsson TV show

UE

Tostyi Karlsson
(Yellow River)

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Vaclav Neckar

A singer/actor from Czechkoslovakia

vaclav

Nejsem Gladiator
(Put Your Money Down)

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Valayans

Music band from France

Valayans

L'Amerique

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Valentina

Norwegian singer

valentina

San Bernadino

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Valeri Filipov

Wild and swinging piano, guitar breaks

valeri

Yellow River

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Venus 1

Romanian female quintet

venus

San Bernadino

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VIA-75
(with Irakli Kaladandze)

Famous soft-rock band from Georgia

via 75

Yellow River

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Viktor Sodoma

Lead singer of legendary Czech group The Matadors

viktor

Jedous Sify
(
Yellow River)

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Vis Plavi

A singer from Yugoslavia

vis plavi

Yellow River

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Vladimir Zabolotny

Russian singer

Zabolotny

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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WI Orchestra

A band which copied the sounds of James Last

wi orchestra

Yellow River

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Will Glahé

German accordionist

Will Glahe

Yellow River

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Yevgeny Naboychenko

Russian singer

Yevgeny

Tolstyi Karlson
(Yellow River)

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Yuri Nikitov

Soviet singer

Yuri

Cvetok
(Yellow River)

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Zouk Love

Covers ensemble from France

Zouk Love

L'Amerique

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