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The Carpenters: Close to You

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  • $84 ($7 ongoing monthly)
    Single DVD (“Close To You: Remembering The Carpenters”)
  • $120 ($10 ongoing monthly)
    4-CDs (“The Compete Singles, Christmas Portrait Special Edition)
  • $180 ($15 ongoing monthly)
    4-CDs & DVD

Between 1970 and 1984, Grammy Award-winning duo the Carpenters had ten gold singles, nine gold albums, one multi-platinum album and seventeen singles in the "Billboard" Top 20 including three number 1 songs and six songs at number 2. This music-filled documentary traces the musical roots of Karen and Richard Carpenter through performance footage and archival television appearances, interviews with their friends in the music business and all of their top hits including "(They Long to Be) Close to You" and "We've Only Just Begun."

$84 - Item: DVD - "Close to You: Remembering The Carpenters"

$120 - Item: 4-CD Set
For the first time ever, all of the Carpenters A&M Records singles, including "A" and "B" sides are gathered into a CD collection - 66 songs total of original single version, many making their CD debuts. Includes ten million-sellers, twenty Top 40 hits and fifteen #1 Adult Contemporary tracks. CD includes 16-page color booklet with rare photos, annotations and new essay.

$180 - Item: DVD + 4-CD Set