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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 NEXT PAGE for the Video tribute to Sophia

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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 Join us on to THE NEXT PAGE for Vic Damone and Arrivederci Roma

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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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Volare – Bobby Rydell – Perry Como Show 1960

Volare Bobby Rydell Perry Como Show 1960 * Bobby Rydell and Volare – This is a Priceless moment in time. Watch this to the end.   Perry welcomes Bobby Rydell  (Born Robert Louis Ridarelli in South Philadelphia) for the first time after he sings Volare. It reminds us of a more innocent time and Class performers.”  […]

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The Four Aces – and Love is a Many Splendered Thing

The Four Aces – and Love is a Many Splendered Thing Al Alberts (Albertini), Lou Silvestri, Rosario “Sod” Vaccaro and Dave Mahoney The Four Aces * The Four Aces are an American male traditional pop music quartet, popular since the 1950s. Over the last half-century, the group amassed many gold records. Its million-selling signature tunes include “Love is a Many-Splendored Thing“, “Three […]

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