Brenda Lee  American Singer

Current Status

Ronnie Shacklett and Brenda Lee have been married for 53 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in 1962 and were married on 24th Apr 1963.


Brenda Lee has 2 children, Jolie and Julie.


Brenda Lee is a 71 year old American Singer. Born Brenda Mae Tarpley on 11th December, 1944 in Atlanta, Georgia, she is famous for Rockin` Around the Christmas Tree in a career that spans 1955–present. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Brenda Lee is a member of the following lists: American female country singers, American rockabilly musicians and Women in the United States Army.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Brenda Lee71 SagittariusSinger
Ronnie Shacklett-




Smokey and the Bandit II1980Nice LadyMovie
The Two Little Bears1961Tina DavisMovie
Make Room for Daddy1953Janine PolokaTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951GuestTV Show


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Joyce LoveMar 19, 2012

You, Brenda will always be my sweetheart.Remeber me at TINY TIMS,resturant. You&Jimmy Capps,Ihavent called you in a while,we will talk like this ,ok.Love you dearly, Brenda.Hi Ronnie.

misscowMay 17, 2010

Brenda Lee`s number one hit I`m Sorry will all ways be remebered .

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    Brenda Mae Tarpley (born December 11, 1944), known as Brenda Lee, is an American performer and the top-charting solo female vocalist of the 1960s. She sang rockabilly, pop and country music, and had 47 US chart hits during the 1960s, and is ranked fo...

    Confirmed Relationships1
    Longest Relationship54 yrs, 8 mths
    Shortest Relationship54 yrs, 8 mths
    Average Relationship Length54 yrs, 8 mths
    First Name Brenda
    Middle Name Mae
    Last Name Lee
    Maiden Name Tarpley
    Full Name at Birth Brenda Mae Tarpley
    Age 71 years
    Birthday 11th December, 1944
    Birthplace Atlanta, Georgia
    Height 4' 9" (145 cm)
    Build Average
    Hair Color Dyed Blonde
    Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer
    Occupation Singer
    Claim to Fame Rockin` Around the Christmas Tree
    Music Genre (Text) Rock and roll, pop, rockabilly, country, gospel
    Music Genre Country
    Year(s) Active 1955–present
    Music Style Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll, Country-Pop, Rockabilly, Early Pop/Rock, Nashville Sound/Countrypolitan, AM Pop
    Music Mood Carefree, Exuberant, Cheerful, Confident, Brash, Boisterous, Plaintive, Restrained, Aggressive, Poignant, Rousing, Gentle, Playful, Passionate, Wistful, Energetic, Dramatic, Lively, Fun
    Instrument Vocals
    Record Label Decca (1959–1969), MCA Records (1970–1991), Warner Bros. Records (1991–1993), Telstar Records (1994–1996), Bear Family Records (1997–1998), MCA Nashville (1999–present)
    Associated Acts Connie Francis, Skeeter Davis, Ricky Nelson, Lesley Gore, Red Foley, Muruga Booker
    Official Websites
    Father Ruben Tarpley
    Mother Annie Grayce Yarbrough
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