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Singer, Actor

Frankie Laine (March 30, 1913 – February 6, 2007), born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio, was a successful American singer, songwriter, and actor whose career spanned 75 years, from his first concerts in 1930 with a marathon dance company to his final performance of "That's My...Wikipedia

Age: 93 (age at death)
Born: 30th March, 1913, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Died: 6th February, 2007, San Diego, California, USA
Height: 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: 21 Gold Records, 70 Charted Hits, Starred in 7 Films, Hosted 3 TV Variety Shows

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In my leaner days I failed many an audition because, I was told, I sounded "too black" . . . I`m certain the confusion was the direct result of the music that influenced me while I was developing my style. I guess I became the first of the so-called blue-eyed soul singers.

 

[in a 1987 interview] When people nowadays say that [Elvis Presley] was the first white guy to sound black, I have to shake my head; what can you do? At the time of "That`s My Desire", they were saying that I was the only white guy around who sounded black.

 

His big breakthrough came when Hoagy Carmichael heard him sing in a Los Angeles nightclub.

 

Brother of Phil Lo Vecchio.

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Margaret Burgess - I Need lyrics for "if you have friends and neighbors all the world is a happier place....." please help (7 months ago)
LLoyd Watts - My favorite song is My Little One where can I find the music (4 years ago)
susan campbell - Frankie Laine was one cool cat....and his wife, Marcia way too cool as well. I wish her comfort and to know she has a lot of love out there... (7 years ago)

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