Boyd, Eva Narcissus

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Born: Jun 29, 1943 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 59 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Singer


1943 - Eva Narcissus Boyd was born in Belhaven, North Carolina on the 29th of June.

         - She moved to the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, New York at a young age.

1962 - She recorded song "The Loco-Motion".

1964 - She continued to tour and record throughout the sixties, but her commercial potential plummeted.

1971 - She retired from the music business.

1987-1988 - She was interviewed after the success of the Kylie Minogue cover version of "The Loco-Motion", Boyd stated that she did not like the new version; however its then-current popularity allowed her to make a comeback in show business.

2001 - She continued performing until she was diagnosed with cervical cancer in October.

2003 - She died on the 10th of April.
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