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Lou Monte – “Please Mr. Columbus” Very Cute Song

Lou Monte Please Mr. Columbus Turn the Ship Around   *   This is just another of the wonderful songs that Lou Monte wrote and performed. Really adorable.   Who was Lou Monte * Luigi Scaglione (later known by his performing name “Lou Monte”) was born to Italian immigrant parents. His mother died when he […]

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Lou Monte – Pepino the Italian Mouse

Lou Monte – Pepino the Italian Mouse   *   In 1962, Monte would release his first million-seller, “Pepino the Italian Mouse”, which was awarded a gold disc. Sung in a pastiche of both Calabrese and English, “Pepino the Italian Mouse” tells the humorous tale of a mischievous mouse who lives within the walls of […]

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