Label: Philips - 7108 136 • Format: Cassette Album • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock
A thrown brick blinded his other eye when he was sixteen. Before Peters and Lee he was a pianist playing the London pub scene.
The latter he would revisit as Peters and Lee in Lee would provide backing Rhapsodie Op.53 for Peters' solo act.
She was also at the time part of a dance act with her cousin Liz. Their original act was called Lennie Peters and Melody until their management International Artists suggested the name: Peters and Lee. Their first performance was with Rolf Harris on 30 April at a concert in Bournemouth. Following their TV success, a record contract was soon signed with Philips Records. Franz found the song which Dont Blame Me - Peters & Lee - Favourites them well and their recording quickly led to a number one hit, " Welcome Home " - which sold overcopies in Britain.
A successful first album, "We Can Make It", followed which also reached the number one position, selling overcopies. The duo was top of the bill at the Royal Variety Performance in Their success made them household names and frequent appearances on Top of the Pops also kept their record sales steady.
Their last TV appearance before their split was London Night Out in November in which they performed four songs from their farewell album. Lee went on to perform mainly in theatre and acting roles, whilst Peters pursued a solo singing career. Peters also appeared on a few small TV slots and appeared briefly as a crime boss in the film The Hitbut without a huge success. Despite their fame, neither Peters nor Lee could repeat the success they enjoyed whilst together.
The pair reunited in with a new single, "Familiar Feelings", to perform on the nostalgia circuit. They also made some TV appearances, performing their new single. The duo went on to record two new albums, one in and the last in for their 21st anniversary, before Peters' death from bone cancer inaged Sporting a broken arm, Peters' illness was apparent. Lee went on to marry Rick Price of Wizzard and recorded a solo album Chemistry in She continues to tour with Price as a duo, performing hits and new material.
Peters and Lee recorded two albums in the US, one being Smilewhich included a new recording of their hit "Welcome Home". The album achieved a brief time in the US Billboard charts.
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