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GORDON WALLER

BIOGRAPHY
 
Gordon Waller

A singer, songwriter, Guitarist, best known as "Gordon" of 1960s duo Peter & Gordon, whose biggest hit was "World Without Love" written by Paul McCartney.

His partner was Peter Asher. Asher is the older brother of actress and businesswoman Jane Asher, who in the mid-1960s was girlfriend of The Beatles' Paul McCartney.

The duo formed in 1964, England

Peter & Gordon disbanded in 1968. Afterwards, Waller attempted a solo career with little success.

Afterward, Waller attempted a solo career with little success, releasing one record, and Gordon.

In 1995 he came out to Los Angeles, CA. and started a publishing company, Steel Wallet International. Ltd. with long time friend and girlfriend, Georgiana Steele. After his divorce to Gay Robbins was final he and Georgiana married on 15th August 1998, they divorced in 2007.

In 2007 Gordon released a solo album Plays the Beatles, featuring a new recording of "Woman", which was written by Paul McCartney (under the pseudonym "Bernard Webb") in the mid-1960s and made a hit by Peter and Gordon.

On July 19, 2008, Peter and Gordon performed together at The Cannery Casino in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Also on the bill that night were Chad & Jeremy; both duos sang the final concert song ("Bye Bye Love") together for only the second time ever.

Gordon Waller lived in Ledyard, Connecticut in later life. He went into cardiac arrest on the evening of July 16, 2009 and died aged 64 of a heart attack early in the morning of July 17, 2009 at Backus Hospital in Norwich, Connecticut.

Albums include.

In Touch With... (Peter & Gordon) (1964)
Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (1964)
World Without Love Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (1964)
Hurtin' 'n' Lovin' (Peter & Gordon) (1965)
I Don't Want to See You Again (eter & Gordon) (1965)
I Go to Pieces (Peter & Gordon) (1965)
True Love Ways (Peter & Gordon) (1965)
Best of Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (1966)
Peter and Gordon Sing & Play the Hits of Nashville (1966)
Somewhere (Peter & Gordon) (1966)
Woman (Peter & Gordon) (1966)
In London for Tea (Peter & Gordon) (1967)
Knight in Rusty Armour (Peter & Gordon) (1967)
Lady Godiva (Peter & Gordon) (1967)
Hot Cold & Custard (Peter & Gordon) (1968)
And Gordon (solo) (1972)
Best of Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (1983)
Hits of Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (1983)
Best of Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (1991)
Ultimate Peter and Gordon (Peter & Gordon) (2001)
Definitive Collection: Knights in Rusty Armour (2003)

All information may be obtained at the web address above.

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