It ain’t over until the fat lady sings, is a vague reference to opera.
body size and lungs, forcefulness, body as an instrument
Karen Carpenter was a Pop singer and half of a Sibling Duo: The Carpenters.
Karen Carpenter died because she didn’t eat food and she starved herself to death to be bone thin, less than slender – the technical cause of death was not enough potassium for heart function.
Mama Cass did not choke on a ham sandwich, she died of a heart attack.
the Mamas and The Papas, – Mama Cass and her big voice and bigger body, she wanted to be a mother, but men didn’t line up to be her groupies.
Mama Cass eventually had a daughter, band-mate Denny returned to Canada and he regreted after her death that he wasn’t able to get over himself about her size.
Denny hosted Theodore the Tugboat until PBS discovered his earlier career.
Peter Paul and Mary – a rival of the Mamas and the Papas, more folk than funk
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