Eleanor Louise Greenwich was an American pop music singer, songwriter, and record producer. She wrote or co-wrote “Be My Baby”, “Christmas”, “Da Doo Ron Ron”, “Leader of the Pack”, “Do Wah Diddy Diddy”, and “River Deep – Mountain High”, among others.
|Birth name:||Eleanor Louise Greenwich|
|Born:||October 23, 1940, Brooklyn, New York|
|Died:||August 26, 2009, New York City, New York|
|Genres:||Rock and roll|
|Occupation(s):||Songwriter, background singer, record producer|
|Years active:||1958 – 2009|
|Associated acts:||The Ronettes, The Crystals, Neil Diamond, Manfred Mann, The Shangri-Las, The Raindrops, Tommy James & the Shondells, Bob B. Soxx & the Blue Jeans, Lesley Gore|
|IMDb:||Ellie Greenwich’s IMDb|
About Ellie Greenwich
Lyricist best known for songs such as Be My Baby, Christmas (Baby Please Come Home), and River Deep-Mountain High.
She attended Queens College and Hofstra University.
She was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1991.
She married Jeff Barry in 1962, but the couple later divorced in 1965.
She discovered Neil Diamond.
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- Bell Records artists
- Hofstra University alumni
- Jewish American songwriters
- American female pop singers
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