B.J. Baker, a backup singer who worked on hits with Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Sam Cooke and Bobby Darin, died April 2 of complications from a stroke. She was 74. Among the records Baker sang on were: Presley's "I Can't Help Falling in Love With You;" Cooke's "You Send Me;" Sinatra's "That's Life" Darin's "Dream Lover;" and the Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling." Her Elvis connection included:
07 March, 1968, Western Recorders, Los Angeles CA:
Wonderful World, Edge Of Reality and A Little Less Conversation.
20-23 June, 1968, Western Recorders, Los Angeles CA:
Let Yourself Go, Yes, Yes, Yes, Where Could I Go But To The Lord, Up Above My Head, I Found That Light, Saved, If I Can Dream
29 June, 1968, NBC Studios, Burbank CA:
Heartbreak Hotel, Hound Dog, All Shook Up, Can't Help Falling In Love, Don't Be Cruel, Blue Suede Shoes, Love Me Tender