Shirley Bassey is a Welsh singer who has had a successful career spanning several decades. Known for her powerful vocals and dramatic performances, Bassey has recorded numerous hits throughout her career. Here are ten of her most iconic songs:
This classic Bond theme from the 1964 film of the same name is one of Bassey's most recognizable songs.
Another Bond theme, this 1971 song features Bassey's signature soaring vocals and has become a beloved classic.
Originally written for the musical Sweet Charity, Bassey's 1967 version of this song has become a staple in her repertoire.
Bassey collaborated with the Propellerheads on this 1997 hit, which features a retro big band sound.
This dramatic ballad showcases Bassey's powerful vocals and emotional range.
Bassey's soulful take on this classic Beatles tune earned her a top 10 hit in the UK in 1970.
From the musical Oliver!, Bassey's version of this song is a heart-wrenching portrayal of unrequited love.
Bassey put her own spin on this 2000 hit by Pink, turning it into a dancefloor-ready anthem.
Originally an Italian song, Bassey's English-language version of "La Vita" became a hit in the UK in 1968.
This lush ballad became one of Bassey's biggest hits in the 1970s, showcasing her emotional depth and vocal prowess... Read More