Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan hit songs and albums
Laura Branigan was born July 3, 1952 in Brewster, New York and was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Laura Branigan began her music career in 1970, starring in musical theatre and playing in several folk-rock outfits, as well as providing backing vocals for Leonard Cohen on a European tour, before getting signed by Atlantic Records at the turn of the 1980s. Laura Branigan scored a couple of big international hits with Gloria in 1982 and Self Control in 1984. Laura Branigan effectively retired from pop in the early 1990s when her husband was diagnosed with colon cancer. Laura Branigan died in her sleep at home in East Quogue, New York, on August 26, 2004 which was attributed to a previously undiagnosed ventricular brain aneurysm.
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Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
18.12.
1982
GLORIA
LAURA BRANIGAN
ATLANTIC K11759
06 13 00
07.07.
1984
SELF CONTROL
LAURA BRANIGAN
ATLANTIC A9676
05 17 00
06.10.
1984
THE LUCKY ONE
LAURA BRANIGAN
ATLANTIC A9636
56 03 00
01.12.
1984
TI AMO
LAURA BRANIGAN
NO-LABEL MIUCT2516
100 01 00
24.08.
1985
SPANISH EDDIE
LAURA BRANIGAN
NO-LABEL MIUCT2149
87 02 00
01.08.
1987
SHATTERED GLASS
LAURA BRANIGAN
NO-LABEL MIUCT2022
78 03 00
Date Title, Artist Peak
Pos
WoC Wks
No 1
Chart
Facts
18.08.
1984
SELF CONTROL
LAURA BRANIGAN
ATLANTIC 7801471
16 14 00
24.08.
1985
HOLD ME
LAURA BRANIGAN
ATLANTIC 7812651
64 04 00
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