Bettye La Vette
Bettye La Vette is regarded as one of the greatest soul singers of all time. Her fans include Sir
Paul Mc.Cartney,Keith Richards,Elvis Costello,Elton John,Pete Townsend,Barbra Streisand and even President Barack Obama.
She performed A Change Is Gonna Come with Jon Bon Jovi at Barack Obama's Presidential Inauguration.
Her career began in 1962 when she was just sixteen with American hits
including My Man He's A Lovin' Man and Let Me Down Easy.
It wasn't until 2005 with the
release of the album I've Got My Own Hell To Raise that she achieved international recognition.
Las year she performed with Sir Paul Mc.Cartney,Ringo Starr,Sheryl Crowe and Pearl
Jam's Eddie Vedder in Radio City Music Hall for David Lynch's Charity,Change Begins Within.
Bettye Lavette plays her first ever Irish Show on Friday 11th.June in The