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Robert Palmer: Some Guys Have All The Hits

Lesley White, Face, The, March 1983

It's hard to be a superstar in today's tough musical world. Caught for a long time between ever-changing trends, ROBERT PALMER finally found his blue-eyed soul after a good deal of searching. Several glasses of Smirnoff later, the Northern rock'n'blues shouter was domiciled in Nassau and holidaying in Paris, where no-one was going to judge his music just by the cut of his clothes.

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