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BBC biography tribute for Dusty Springfield

Thursday 23 January 2003 @ 3:40 - GMT

Fan Elton John called singer Dusty Springfield "a diva" on BBC TV's Living Famously on January 22, 2003.

In a change to the day's Living Famously, which was originally planned to be about The Who drummer Keith Moon, white soul queen Dusty was featured in the one-hour biographical special.

Singer Kiki Dee was also among others to contribute interviews to the programme.

Dusty, who was enjoying a rennaissance in her career, died of cancer on March 2, 1999.