Lesley Gore

You Don't Own Me
#2 in 1963

Lesley Sue Goldstein (Leslie Gore) was born on May 2, 1946, in New York City. She is perhaps best known for her 1963 pop hit, "It's My Party", which she recorded at the age of 16. Gore announced in 2005 that she is a lesbian. Gore currently lives with her partner of more than 23 years, and performs with Lou Christie for the most part.
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