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Hey, No Toucha’ You Face – “Laughter” is the Best Medicine

Hey, No Toucha’ You Face “Laughter” is the Best Medicine * This is a really cute song / video called “Hey, No Toucha’ You Face”  Laughter is the Best Medicine With all of the tragedy around the globe especially in light of those suffering the pain and suffering in Italy it is hard to find […]

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Frankie Avalon – De De Dinah – Bandstand – A More Innocent Time

Frankie Avalon “De De Dinah” American Bandstand From a More Innocent Time * Frankie Avalon (born Francis Thomas Avallone; September 18, 1940) is an American actor, singer, and former teen idol. Frankie Avalon had 31 charted U.S. Billboard singles from 1958 to late 1962, including the number one hits “Venus” and “Why” in 1959.   Avalon was born in Philadelphia, the son of Mary and […]

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Rock & Roll History – Johnny Rivers – “Poor Side of Town”

Rock & Roll History Johnny Rivers  “Poor Side of Town” * Johnny Rivers was born as John Henry Ramistella in New York City, of Italian ancestry.   His family moved from New York to Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Influenced by the distinctive Louisiana musical style, Rivers began playing guitar at age eight, taught by his father and uncle. […]

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Italian NUN – On “The Voice” in Italy – PRICELESS REACTIONS

Italian NUN  On “The Voice” in Italy  PRICELESS REACTIONS *   Sister Cristina Scuccia (also known as Suor Cristina, Italian for “Sister Christina”) is an Italian Ursuline nun who won the 2014 season of The Voice of Italy as part of Team J-Ax, resulting in a record deal with Universal. In 2013, she won a Christian music competition as part of the Good News Festival.     In […]

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Jim Croce – I Have to Say I Love You in a Song

Jim Croce  I Have to Say I Love You in a Song * In 1972, Jim Croce signed a three-record contract with ABC Records, releasing two albums, You Don’t Mess Around with Jim and Life and Times. The singles “You Don’t Mess Around with Jim“, “Operator (That’s Not the Way It Feels)“, and “Time in a Bottle” (written for […]

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Sophia Loren – Mambo Italiano – Great Montage Tribute

Sophia Loren “Mambo Italiano”   This is the best version of that song I ever heard. The song is ‘Mambo Italiano,’ and the actress … well…. who elso… Sophia Loren   “Mambo Italiano“ * This is one of the best montage tributes we’ve seen celebrating Sophia Wonderful Video Below From You Tube Interesting Facts Mambo […]

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Vic Damone – Arrivederci Roma

Vic Damone “Arrivederci Roma” * Enjoy Vic Damone and his Beautiful rendition of this Timeless Song.  Arrivederci Roma – Goodbye To Rome   Vic Damone “Arrivederci Roma” * Arrivederci  which literally means “until we see each other again”, is a common Italian equivalent of “goodbye”. The original lyrics express the nostalgia of a Roman man […]

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Vic Damone – Sings Gershwin

Vic Damone – Sings Gershwin – Vic Damone (born Vito Rocco Farinola; June 12, 1928) is an American singer and entertainer, of Italian descent. father was an electrician, and his mother taught piano. His cousin was the actress and singer Doretta Morrow. Inspired by his favorite singer, Frank Sinatra, Damone began taking voice lessons. He […]

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Louie Prima – Night train – The Best Version

Louie Prima – Night train – The Best Version Louis Prima (December 7, 1910 – August 24, 1978)[1] was an American singer, actor, songwriter, and trumpeter. Prima rode the musical trends of his time, starting with his seven-piece New Orleans style jazz band in the late 1920s, then leading a swing combo in the 1930s, […]

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John Pizzarelli – After You’ve Gone – Spectacular Guitarist….

John Pizzarelli – After You’ve Gone – Spetacular Guitarist – John Paul Pizzarelli, Jr. is an American jazz guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and bandleader. He has had a lengthy career as a recording artist, performing for a variety of labels that include Telarc Records, RCA Records and Chesky Records, among others. He has recorded twenty-three albums of […]

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