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    Donna Loren "Rock Me In The Cradle" - Shindig (1965)

    Donna Loren

    by Donna Loren

    Donna Loren's live performance of "Rock Me in the Cradle Of Love", made famous by Dee Dee Sharp in 1963. Backup performers include Darlene Love and the Blossoms, The Chambers Bros. and The Shindig Dancers. Aired 6-30-65 on ABC-TV.

    Donna Loren was the one-and-only "Dr Pepper Girl" from 1963 to 1968. She was signed to a long-term contract with the soft-drink company to sing all television and radio commercials, do all magazine and billboard advertising representing them in every capacity, sometimes sharing the spotlight with American Bandstand's Dick Clark. This relationship led to her touring in Dick Clark's Caravan of Stars with other popular acts like The Supremes and singing solos in the popular Beach Party films starring Annette Funicello and Frankie Avalon. Later, she became the regular female vocalist on the popular 60's American live rock n roll TV show "Shindig" and she appeared in singing and acting roles in many popular TV shows like Batman, Gomer Pyle, The Mothers-In-Law, Red Skelton, Milton Berle and various game shows. She's released 20 singles, an album and 2 CD's. Ms Loren is currently in the studio again making music. More info: