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Sinatra  “Strangers in the Night”

Frank Sinatra  “Strangers in the Night” * “Strangers in the Night” is a song credited to Bert Kaempfert with English lyrics by Charles Singleton and Eddie Snyder. Kaempfert originally used it under the title “Beddy Bye” as part of the instrumental score for the movie A Man Could Get Killed. The song was made famous in 1966 by Frank Sinatra.   Reaching #1 on both […]

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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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The Rat Pack – LIVE St. Louis 1965 (Comedic) The Birth of the Blues

The Rat Pack – LIVE St. Louis 1965 (Comedic) The Birth of the Blues *     On June 20th, 1965, the Rat Pack took the stage at the Kiel Opera House in St. Louis for a fundraiser to benefit Dismas House, the first halfway house for ex-convicts.  Frank,  Dean and Sammy were joined by […]

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Bing Crosby and Dean Martin —– Irish / Italian Medley

Bing Crosby and Dean Martin Irish / Italian Medley * Martin was nicknamed “The King of Cool” for his seemingly effortless charisma and self-assurance. Dean Martin was born in Steubenville, Ohio, to an Italian father, Gaetano Alfonso Crocetti and an Italian-American mother, Angela Crocetti. His father, a barber, was originally from Montesilvano, in Abruzzo, and his maternal […]

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Frank Sinatra – “I Won’t Dance” – One of our Favorites

Frank Sinatra – I Won’t Dance * Won’t Dance” is a song featured in Frank Sinatra’s 1956 Capitol album A Swingin’ Affair!   Sinatra rerecorded this song under Reprise in 1962 album featuring Count Basie’s Orchestra, Sinatra-Basie: An Historic Musical First. This rendition was slightly longer than the original Nelson Riddle cut. This song was also, […]

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