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I don't know that the suggestion is that it should be a non-singer so much as a person who can sing, but is not a "singer". Think of the many people who were dubbed during the musicals heyday because they didn't have the generally accepted musical "chops". The majority could carry a tune, but either had thin voices or limited range. This is what I understand the character of Sally Bowles to be. Perfectly acceptable within the confines of a hole in the wall like the Kit-Kat Klub, but not up to the task of filling Carnegie Hall with her voice, for example.
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enuf said - Ms. Holiday and Ms. Ross are/were both singers who could do both - and because of Draconian laws and attitudes had to ...
 

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Paramount seems to have abandoned putting the original mixes on their discs. I've recently picked up the new release of Trading Places and the John Hughes 5 Movie Collection and none of the movies had their original soundtracks on there.
 

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I was in Wal*Mart today and noticed they had one copy of LSTB on blu-ray at $9.9X. So I picked it up and bought it :cool:.
 

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