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A Bird's Eye View of Long John Baldry

Maureen O'Grady, Rave, February 1968

Long John, over six and a half feet tall, fair, lean and good-looking, is a well-known face around the pop world, but it was a long struggle for success before he found 'Let The Heartaches Begin'. Here RAVE's Maureen O'Grady interviews Britain's tallest pop singer from a bird's eye view, and asks him about the ten years it took him to reach the top.

Total word count of piece: 1211

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