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The Carpenters photographed by John Engstead, 1981.

Top 10 Greatest Duos of All Time – Rolling Stone Magazine

1. The Everly Brothers (Inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1986)  

2. Ike & Tina Turner (Inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1991)

3.

Simon & Garfunkel (Inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1990)

4.

The Louvin Brothers

(Inducted into Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001)

5. Eric B. & Rakim

6. The White Stripes

7. Outkast

8. Richard & Linda Thompson

9. Lee Hazelwood & Nancy Sinatra

10. The Carpenters 

The Carpenters photographed by Paul Slaughter, 1971.

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The Carpenters cover session for their album “A Kind Of Hush”, released in 1976.

Photos by Ed Caraeff

twixnmix:

The Carpenters cover session for their album “A Kind Of Hush”, released in 1976.

Photos by Ed Caraeff

The Carpenters photographed by John Engstead, 1981.

The Carpenters cover session for their album “A Kind Of Hush”, released in 1976.

Photos by Ed Caraeff

The Carpenters during their British tour in London, 1974.

The Carpenters photographed by Kent Gavin

in Hollywood on July 19, 1976. 

This was an exclusive first set of pictures since Karen’s serious illness, which prevented

The Carpenters

from touring Europe and Japan in 1975. Karen suffered from the eating disorder anorexia nervosa, which was little known at the time. After seeking treatment, she died from heart failure on February 4, 1983 at the age of 32,