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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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Bobby Darin and Connie Francis – Singing Together – Circa early 60’s

Bobby Darin and Connie Francis – Singing Together – Circa early 60’s   Back in the day there were no two pop singers more popular than Bobby and Connie.    * 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 […]

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Connie Francis – La Chitarra Romana Copy

Connie Francis – La Chitarra Romana – Written by Eldo Di Lazzaro in 1934, La Chitarra Romana is an undisputed classic of the Italian song: the melody was arranged from Tango to the Romanza It was sung by Lando Fiorini and Claudio Villa, among others. This is Connie’s version. Hope you enjoy. Sotto un manto […]

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Connie Francis – “My Roman Guitar” La Chitarra Romana

Connie Francis “La Chitarra Romana” Roman Guitar La Chitarra Romana is performed here by the Wonderful Connie Francis.   The song although recorded many years ago now appears on the compilation album The Italian Collection, Volume 1 (1997). Connie’s Voice is Smooth as Silk Written by Eldo Di Lazzaro in 1934, is an undisputed classic of the Italian […]

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Connie Francis -Talks about “Who’s Sorry Now”

Connie Francis – Talks about “Who’s Sorry Now” Connie Francis talks about how her father insisted that she record the song – “Who’s Sorry Now”. Her first #1 Hit….In her autobiography Who’s Sorry Now, published in 1984, Connie Francis recalls that she was encouraged by her father, George Franconero. He insisted that she appear regularly […]

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