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Perry Como – Easter Parade

Perry Como Easter Parade * I love this rendition of “Easter Parade” by Perry Como. He has such a gentle voice that is perfect for the memories that surround this Irving Berlin song.       “Easter Parade” is a popular song, written by Irving Berlin and published in 1933. Berlin originally wrote the melody in 1917, under the title […]

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Perry Como “Catch a Falling Star” – 1957 – #1 Hit Song

Perry Como “Catch a Falling Star” 1957 Perry’s Last #1 Hit Song * “Catch a Falling Star“, written by Paul Vance and Lee Pockriss, is a song made famous by Perry Como‘s hit version, recorded and released in late 1957. It was Perry Como’s last #1 hit, reaching #1 on the Billboard “Most Played by Jockeys” chart.      It was the […]

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Perry Como – “And I Love You So” – 1973 Hit Song

Perry Como’s 1973 Hit Song “And I Love You So” * “And I Love You So” is a popular song written by folk singer and guitarist Don McLean and released on his 1970 debut album, Tapestry. The song has been recorded by many artists in the years since McLean’s original version, and it was a 1973 hit for singer Perry Como on […]

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Perry Como – “Arrivederci Roma”

Perry Como  “Arrivederci Roma” * Pierino Ronald “Perry” Como  was an American singer, actor and television personality. During a career spanning more than half a century he recorded exclusively for RCA Victor for 44 years, after signing with the label in 1943.    “Mr. C.”, as he was nicknamed, sold millions of records and pioneered a weekly musical variety television […]

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Perry Como Show – Che Sera’ Sera’ – September 15, 1956

Perry Como Show  Che Sera’ Sera’ Sept. 15, 1956 * Pierino Ronald “Perry” Como  was an American singer, actor and television personality. During a career spanning more than half a century he recorded exclusively for RCA Victor for 44 years, after signing with the label in 1943.    “Mr. C.”, as he was nicknamed, sold millions of records and pioneered […]

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Dean Martin on the Perry Como Show – Part 1

Dean Martin on the Perry Como Show – Part 1 PRICELESS * This is a wonderful piece of the Perry Como Show back in the day. I think PRICELESS is a good descriptive adjective for this one. Dean Martin and Perry Como on Perry’s Show * Dean Martin was born Dino Paul Crocetti on June […]

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Perry Como – It’s Impossible

Perry Como – It’s Impossible   * Perry Como was a True Gentleman   Perry Como was born in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. He was the seventh of ten children and the first American-born child of Pietro Como and Lucia Travaglini, who both emigrated to the US in 1910 from the Abruzzese town of Palena, Italy. He did not begin speaking English until […]

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Dean Martin and Perry Como – “Ritorna Me”

Dean Martin and Perry Como  Ritorna Me Dean Martin and Perry Como were two of the most loved performers of our time. Genuine good guys both. Go back a few years with us and watch them together…. Back in the day Dean Martin and Perry Como were two of the most lovable entertainers of the […]

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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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Perry Como – Father of Girls (PRICELESS)

Perry Como – Father of Girls PRICELESS * One of the many factors in his success was Perry Como’s insistence on his principles of good taste.  If he considered something to be in bad or questionable taste, it was not in the show or broadcast, no matter what.   When a remark made by Julius La Rosa about […]

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