Released in 1972,
this was Bette Midler's first studio LP;
but she had already gained some attention on Broadway in the late 1960s,
and even more for her popularity at the Continental Bathhouse in New York City,
where her accompanist was Barry Manilow.
Read more of Bette Midler's story HERE.
Cover illustration, cover art direction and design: Richard Amsel
Backliner photo: Kenn Duncan