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Rita Coolidge Így A Jó - Bionic (17) - Gyere Velem May 1, is an American recording artist.
During the s and s, her songs were on Billboard magazine's popcountryadult contemporaryand jazz charts,  and she won two Grammy Awards with fellow musician and then-husband Kris Kristofferson. Coolidge is the daughter of Dick and Charlotte Coolidge, a minister and schoolteacher, with sisters Linda and Priscillaand brother Raymond.
Coolidge is a graduate of Florida State University. She is a member of Alpha Gamma Delta sorority. She became known as "The Delta Lady" and inspired Russell to write a song of the same name for her. Coolidge didn't receive songwriting credits for the piano coda in the single " Layla " by Eric Clapton 's band Derek and the Dominos.
Once they met with Clapton, Coolidge played the piece she composed for him and she gave him a cassette. She tried to contact Clapton, but was told by his manager Robert Stigwood"What are you gonna do? You don't have money to fight this. Though only Gordon has been officially credited with this part, the band's keyboardist Bobby Whitlock claimed:.
Jim took that piano melody from his ex-girlfriend, Rita Coolidge. Rita and Jim were up there in the guest house and invited me to join in on writing this song with them called "Time". Her sister Priscilla wound up recording it with her husband, Booker T. Jones of Booker T. Jim took the melody from Rita's song and didn't give her credit for writing it. Her boyfriend ripped her off. In Novembershe met Kris Kristofferson at the Los Angeles airport when they were Halcyon - Orbital - Halcyon catching the same flight to Tennessee.
He got off in Memphis with her, rather than continue to his intended destination Bring It On Home To Me - Rita Coolidge - Book Of Songs Nashville. The two married in and recorded several duet albums, which sold well and earned Bring It On Home To Me - Rita Coolidge - Book Of Songs duo a Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal in for "From the Bottle to the Bottom", and in for " Lover Please.
Coolidge also was among the first hosts on VH1a U. Inshe recorded a standards album, And So Is Love. InCoolidge was one of the founding members of Walelaa Native American music trio, that also included her sister Priscilla and her daughter Laura Satterfield. Coolidge considered this group important, not only in honoring her Cherokee ancestors but also in bringing their culture to others.
Also as part of Bring It On Home To Me - Rita Coolidge - Book Of Songs Native American heritage, she performed with Robbie Robertsonwho has Mohawk ancestry, at the Winter Olympics.
Coolidge had romantic liaisons with Stephen Stills and Graham Nash. Coolidge was also involved with Leon Russell and Joe Cocker. Coolidge ended the relationship and never spoke to him again. Coolidge was married to Kris Kristofferson from to Their marriage deteriorated after the miscarriage of her second child in In her memoir, Delta LadyCoolidge described her marriage to Kristofferson as volatile due to his alcoholism and infidelity.
Coolidge married Tatsuya Suda, a world leader in computer architecture research, on June 19,in the Cook Islands. Inhe pleaded guilty to a felony charge of receiving illegal payments. InCoolidge rekindled a romantic relationship with a former college lover, Joe Hutto,   and moved back to Tallahassee.
Coolidge has been nominated for three Grammy Awards, and has won two. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Rita Coolidge. Coolidge performing at an outdoor concert in Seattle in September Pop adult contemporary country Native American  soft rock.
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