Yvonne Marianne Elliman (born December 29, 1951) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress who performed for four years in the first cast of Jesus Christ Superstar. She scored a number of hits in the 1970s and achieved a US #1 hit with "If I Can't Have You"; the song was also #9 on the Adult Contemporary chart. Her cover of Barbara Lewis's "Hello Stranger" went to #1 on Adult Contemporary chart, and "Love Me" was also #5, giving her 3 top 10 singles. After a long hiatus in the 1980s and 1990s, during which time she dedicated herself to her family, she made a comeback album as a singer-songwriter in 2004.
Birth and Death Data: Born December 29th, 1951 (Honolulu)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1970 - 1972
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||123167||Oct. 1970||I don't know how to love him||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||123710||10/25/1971||Could we start again please||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15802||8/19/1971||Everything's alright||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15803||8/19/1971||Heaven on their minds||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15970||2/1/1972||Look at you, look at me||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15971||2/1/1972||I would have had a good time||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15972||2/1/1972||Can't find my way home||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15973||2/1/1972||Everyday of my life||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15974||2/1/1972||I don't know how to love him||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15975||2/1/1972||Sugar babe||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15976||2/1/1972||Nothing rhymed||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15977||2/1/1972||World in changes||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15978||2/1/1972||Interlude for Johnny||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15979||2/1/1972||Speak your mind||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15980||2/1/1972||Heat||Yvonne Elliman||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Elliman, Yvonne," accessed March 6, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/313911.
Elliman, Yvonne. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 6, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/313911.
"Elliman, Yvonne." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 6 March 2021.
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