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Pat Carroll - All Kinds Of Everything (1970)

(Denny Lindsay - Jackie Smith)
Australia Australia
#20 Sydney #19 Melbourne #20 Brisbane #24 Adelaide

Single on Fable label. Co-charted in Melbourne with the original version by Dana, which was also given airplay in Sydney.

Pat Carroll was a popular Melbourne singer often seen on pop TV shows in the late 60s. For a while she performed with Olivia Newton-John as Pat & Olivia, and she married John Farrar, the ex-Strangers guitarist and vocalist who wrote and produced for Olivia.

Reference: Ian McFarlane, Encyclopedia of Australian Rock & Pop.


Dana - All Kinds Of Everything (1970)

(Denny Lindsay - Jackie Smith)
UK UK
Original version
#1 UK #19 Melbourne #8 NZ

Singer from Derry, Northern Ireland, real name Rosemary Brown.

Dana won the 1970 Eurovision Song Contest with this song (Knock Knock Who’s There came second that year).

Co-charted in Melbourne with the Australian cover version by Pat Carroll, and also given airplay in Sydney.

Single on Rex label.