Corben Simpson Stories

The Corben Simpson story part 1

Corben Simpson got his first taste of the limelight aged 11 years when variety act Lou and Simon, performing at the Manurewa Intermediate school assembly, asked for a volunteer to join them on stage. The pre-pubescent Simpson sang ‘Old McDonald’s Farm’ and was bitten by the showbiz bug.

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The Corben Simpson story part 2

Corben Simpson

From mid-1972 BLERTA’s New Zealand anthem ‘Dance All Around The World’ was getting strong airplay around the country, a second BLERTA single was in the making, and singer Corben Simpson’s solo self-titled album and the Littlejohn album, both recorded nearly a year previously, were finally on the streets.

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