This blog will feature Finnish pop music covers and their original versions mainly from '60s and '70s.
Monday, July 21, 2008
Charly - Uneen aika vaipuu
A couple of years after playing drums in Topmost, Kisu went solo. The first solo single came out in 1970. He had several hits in the 70's but he eventually left singing in the background and made succesfull career in production work. In 1973 Kisu recorded his most succesful song "Uneen aika vaipuu" (The time falls into dream). The original song was done - also in 1973 - by a popular Spanish pop trio Santabarbara. It was called "Charly", and despite it's title, was sung in Spanish. The tune was written by the group's base player and was a hit in almost all European countries. Who is Charly? Well, it's a bird ...