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Pat Benatar: A Former Heartbreaker Finds True Love

Steven P. Wheeler, Music Connection, May 1991

BETWEEN 1979 and 1988, Pat Benatar was rock's reigning queen, releasing six platinum and three gold records. during this nine-year span, the fiery vocalist cracked the Top Forty singles charts no less than fifteen times and dominated the Grammys' Rock Female Vocalist category with four consecutive wins between 1980 and 1983.

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