Shona Laing

June 25, 2018 - 116 views
Genre New Zealand, female vocalists, pop, Kiwi, folk

Shona Laing (born c. 1955) is a New Zealand born musician. She has had several hits in her native country, as well as a few minor international hits, most notably "(Glad I'm) Not a Kennedy" and "Soviet Snow". Laing also contributed to the Manfred Mann's Earth Band album Somewhere in Afrika and toured with them in Europe.
Currently she resides in New Zealand and occasionally plays live shows, enjoying a small but devoted fan base.
During a concert in 1996, Shona Laing came out as bisexual and noted that she was in a relationship with another woman.

In 2008, Shona announced a new album, 'Pass the Whisper', and supported it by touring New Zealand wineries with fellow Kiwi singer-songwriter Monique Rhodes.

Discography

Singles
"1905" (1972)
"Show Your Love" (1973)
"Masquerade" (1973)
"Someone To Be With" (1973)
"One In A Miilion" (1985)
"(Glad I'm) Not A Kennedy" (1986)
"Drive Baby Drive" (1987)
"Soviet Snow" (1987)
"Caught" (1987)

Albums
Whispering Afraid (1972)
Shooting Stars Are Only Seen At Night (1974)
Tied To The Tracks (1982)
Genre (1985)
South (1987)
Virgin Records release, original version of album
Epic Records release, different set of tracks / track order
1905–1990 Retrospective* (1991)
New on Earth (1992)
Shona (1994)
Roadworks (1997)
The Essential Shona Laing (2002)
Pass the Whisper 2007


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Shona Laing (born c. 1955) is a New Zealand born musician. She has had several hits in her native country, as well as a few minor international hits, most notably "(Glad I'm) Not a Kennedy" and "Soviet Snow". Laing also contributed to the Manfred Mann's Earth Band album Somewhere in Afrika and toured with them in Europe.
Currently she resides in New Zealand and occasionally plays live shows, enjoying a small but devoted fan base.
During a concert in 1996, Shona Laing came out as bisexual and noted that she was in a relationship with another woman.

In 2008, Shona announced a new album, 'Pass the Whisper', and supported it by touring New Zealand wineries with fellow Kiwi singer-songwriter Monique Rhodes.

Discography

Singles
"1905" (1972)
"Show Your Love" (1973)
"Masquerade" (1973)
"Someone To Be With" (1973)
"One In A Miilion" (1985)
"(Glad I'm) Not A Kennedy" (1986)
"Drive Baby Drive" (1987)
"Soviet Snow" (1987)
"Caught" (1987)

Albums
Whispering Afraid (1972)
Shooting Stars Are Only Seen At Night (1974)
Tied To The Tracks (1982)
Genre (1985)
South (1987)
Virgin Records release, original version of album
Epic Records release, different set of tracks / track order
1905–1990 Retrospective* (1991)
New on Earth (1992)
Shona (1994)
Roadworks (1997)
The Essential Shona Laing (2002)
Pass the Whisper 2007


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Top Tracks

(Glad I'm) Not A Kennedy 1

(Glad I'm) Not A Kennedy

Soviet Snow 2

Soviet Snow

Glad I'm Not A Kennedy 3

Glad I'm Not A Kennedy

(Glad I'm Not) A Kennedy 4

(Glad I'm Not) A Kennedy

1905 5

1905

Drive Baby Drive 6

Drive Baby Drive

Highway Warriors 7

Highway Warriors

Mercy Of Love 8

Mercy Of Love

Caught 9

Caught

South 10

South

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