In musical Damn Yankees! She also sang it in the film version (What Lola Wants). Choreographer Bob Fosse preferred Gwen over Marilyn Monroe. She also got the main part in the original Sweet Charity.
Sarah Vaughan [top 10 US]
Petula Clark [as Tout ce que veut Lola on her first French EP]
Anita Lindblom [as Det Som Karl-Frederik Vill]
Natacha Atlas [in film by that name]
The expression goes back upon Lola Montez, an Irish dancer and courtisane (1821-1861) who became the mistress of excentric king Ludwig I of Bavaria, who gave her a title, which costed him his throne. This most scandalous woman of the Victorian age was also close with Franz Liszt and Alexandre Dumas.