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Faithfull's Return to Music — and Her Past, Part I

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Faithfull's Return to Music — and Her Past, Part I

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Faithfull's Return to Music, Part Two

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Singer Marianne Faithfull -- 1994 Interview

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In the past several months, singer Marianne Faithfull has released two CDs: The Collection is a two-disc set of her hits, and Before the Poison includes tracks written by singer PJ Harvey.

Marianne Faithfull and child in a detail from her new CD. Jean Baptiste Mondino hide caption

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Faithfull first got her start in the British music scene of 1964, when she dated Mick Jagger and recorded the hit song "As Tears Go By" — before the Rolling Stones made their version.

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Before the Poison
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Marianne Faithfull
Released
2005

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