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Andrea Bocelli & Sarah Brightman “Time to Say Goodbye”

Andrea Bocelli & Sarah Brightman “Time to Say Goodbye” * “Con te partirò”  (“With you I shall leave”) is an Italian song written by Francesco Sartori (music) and Lucio Quarantotto(lyrics). It was first performed by Andrea Bocelli at the 1995 Sanremo Music Festival and recorded on his album of the same year, Bocelli. The single was first released as an A-side single with “Vivere” in […]

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Andrea Bocelli & Il Volo Performing Together

Andrea Bocelli and Il Volo Together * Il Volo (Italian for “The Flight”) is an Italian operatic pop trio, consisting of singers: the baritone Gianluca Ginoble, and two tenors, Piero Barone and Ignazio Boschetto. They describe their music as “popera“. Having won the Sanremo Music Festival 2015, they represented Italy in the Eurovision Song Contest 2015 in Vienna, Austria. They reached third place, but managed to secure a solid first-place […]

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Andrea Bocelli  “Champagne”

Andrea Bocelli  “Champagne” from the Passione Album * Passione is the fourteenth studio album by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, released on 29 January 2013. The album is a collection of Mediterranean love songs featuring duets with Jennifer Lopez, Nelly Furtado and a virtual duet with the late French cabaret singer Édith Piaf (who died in 1963). It was produced by multiple Grammy-winning producer and Verve Music […]

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Al Martino – “Spanish Eyes” 1965 International Hit Song

Al Martino 1965 “Spanish Eyes” * Al Martino (born Jasper Cini; October 7, 1927 – October 13, 2009) was an American singer and actor. He had his greatest success as a singer between the early 1950s and mid-1970s, being described as “one of the great Italian American pop crooners“, and also became well known as an actor, particularly for his role as singer Johnny […]

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“Can’t Help Falling in Love” … Andrea Bocelli 

Andrea Bocelli  “Can’t Help Falling in Love” *   Amore is the eleventh studio album by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli, released on 31 January 2006, for the Valentine’s Day season. This album features a remake of Elvis Presley‘s “Can’t Help Falling in Love“; “Because We Believe“, the closing song of the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, which Bocelli wrote and performed; “Somos Novios (It’s Impossible), […]

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Dean Martin with Don Knotts as Frank Sinatra – PRICELESS

Dean Martin with Don Knotts as Frank Sinatra * Hope you enjoy this cute piece with Don impersonating Frank Sinatra on the Dean Martin Show. PRICELESS       Jesse Donald Knotts (July 21, 1924 – February 24, 2006) was an American actor and comedian, best known as Deputy Sheriff Barney Fife on The Andy Griffith Show, a 1960s sitcom for […]

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Andrea Bocell – “Anema e Core”

Andrea Bocelli – “Anema e Core”  * “Anema e core” is a popular song which translated to Heart and Soul (soul and heart actually).I It was first introduced in 1950, sung by the tenor Tito Schipa. The composer was Salve d’Esposito, and the original lyrics were by Tito Manlio. Many Italian and Italian American singers have covered this wonderful Neopolitan song […]

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“Mamma” – Connie Francis

“Mamma” Connie Francis *   Connie Francis (born Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero, December 12, 1937) is an American pop singer and top-charting female vocalist of the late 1950s and early 1960s. Although her chart success waned in the second half of the 1960s, Francis remained a top concert draw. Despite several severe interruptions in her career, she is still […]

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“Torna Sorriento” – Jerry Vale

“Torna Sorriento”  Jerry Vale * Jerry Vale’s wonderfully smooth interpretation of this famous Neapolitan Song Jerry Vale (born Genaro Louis Vitaliano; July 8, 1930 – May 18, 2014) was an American singer and actor. During the 1950s and 1960s, he reached the top of the pop charts with his interpretations of romantic ballads, including a cover of Eddy Arnold hit “You Don’t […]

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Dean Martin: An Evening in Roma

Dean Martin  An Evening in Roma * Dean Martin’s “On an Evening in Roma” is a song released in 1959. The song spent 13 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at No. 59, while reaching No. 36 on the Cash Box Top 100, and No. 31 on Canada’s CHUM Hit Parade.   Dean Martin – Dino: Italian Love Songs is an album by Dean Martin for Capitol […]

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