Pierino Ronald "Perry" Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an American singer and television personality. During a career spanning more than half a century, he recorded exclusively for the RCA Victor label after signing with them in 1943. "Mr. C.", as he was nicknamed, sold...Wikipedia
Age: 88 (age at death)
Born: 18th May, 1912, Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: 12th May, 2001, Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida
Height: 5' 6" (168 cm)
Claim to Fame: Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music
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And I Love You So was Perry Como's 21st RCA Victor 12-inch long-play album, the 19th recorded in full "living" stereophonic sound.
One of the most popular male vocalists of all time, his list of hit records, over a 30 year period, is testament to his durability. His many hits include: "Till the End of Time," "Temptation," "Prisoner of Love," "Because," "When You Were Sweet Sixteen," "Wanted," "No Other Love," "Hot Diggety," "(There's No Place Like) Home For the Holidays," "Round and Round," "Catch a Falling Star," "Delaware," "Seattle," "It's Impossible" and "And I Love You So."
One of his biggest hits, "Hot Diggity", was freely adapted from Emmanuel Chabrier's popular classical piece "España".
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Fictionalized story of the songwriting partnership of
I`ve done nothing that I can call exciting. I was a barber. Since then I`ve been a singer. That`s it.
I don`t work at home at all. Once you know a song too well, you start to fool around with it. At the session, when the band`s working on the arrangement, I learn the tune right there.