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The Fontane Sisters

Index The Fontane Sisters

The Fontane Sisters were a trio (Bea, Geri and Marge Rosse) from New Milford, New Jersey. [1]

66 relations: Ancestry.com, Art and Dotty Todd, Art Mooney, Barry Gordon, Billboard (magazine), Billboard Hot 100, Billy Eckstine, Bonnie Lou, Boyd Bennett, Chanson D'Amour, Chicago, Cleveland, Daddy-O, Day-O (The Banana Boat Song), Don Cornell, Dot Records, Eddie Fontaine, Eddie My Love, Fats Domino, Guitar, Happy Days and Lonely Nights, Harry Belafonte, Hearts of Stone, I'm in Love Again, I'm Stickin' with You, Indianapolis Colts, Jealous Heart, Jimmy Bowen, Kay Kyser, LaVern Baker, Les Paul and Mary Ford, Minneapolis–Saint Paul, Most of All, Music recording certification, NBC, New Jersey, New Milford, New Jersey, New York Daily News, Nuttin' for Christmas, Patti Page, Playmates (song), Radio, RCA Records, Rock and roll, Rollin' Stone, Royalty payment, Seventeen (Boyd Bennett song), Show business, Sound recording and reproduction, Stan Freberg, ..., Television, Tennessee Waltz, Tex Ritter, The Charms, The Chesterfield Supper Club, The Chordettes, The Drifters, The Tarriers, The Teen Queens, Top 40, Trio (music), WCCO (AM), Willow Weep for Me, With a Little Bit of Luck, World War II, (Remember Me) I'm the One Who Loves You. Expand index (16 more) »

Ancestry.com

Ancestry.com LLC is a privately held online company based in Lehi, Utah.

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Art and Dotty Todd

Art and Dotty Todd were an American husband and wife singing duo who reached the Top Ten in the UK and the US with the hits "Broken Wings" (1953) and "Chanson D'Amour" (1958).

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Art Mooney

Arthur Joseph Mooney (February 11, 1911, Lowell Massachusetts September 9, 1993) was an American singer and bandleader.

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Barry Gordon

Barry Gordon (born December 21, 1948) is an American film, television and voice actor and political talk show host and producer.

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Billboard (magazine)

Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.

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Billboard Hot 100

The Billboard Hot 100 is the music industry standard record chart in the United States for songs, published weekly by Billboard magazine.

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Billy Eckstine

William Clarence Eckstine (July 8, 1914 – March 8, 1993) was an American jazz and pop singer, and a bandleader of the swing era.

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Bonnie Lou

Mary Joan Okum (née Kath; October 27, 1924 – December 8, 2015), known by her performing name Bonnie Lou, was an American musical pioneer, recognized as one of the first female rock and roll singers.

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Boyd Bennett

Boyd Byron Bennett (December 7, 1924 – June 2, 2002) was an American rockabilly songwriter and singer.

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Chanson D'Amour

"Chanson D'Amour" ("Love Song") is a popular song written by Wayne Shanklin.

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Chicago

Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.

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Cleveland

Cleveland is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County.

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Daddy-O

Daddy-O is a 1958 B-movie starring Dick Contino and Sandra Giles.

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Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)

"Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)" is a traditional Jamaican folk song; the best-known version was released by Jamaican-American singer Harry Belafonte in 1956 and later became one of his signature songs.

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Don Cornell

Don Cornell (April 21, 1919 – February 23, 2004) was an American singer prominent mainly in the 1940s and 1950s noted for his smooth but robust baritone voice.

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Dot Records

Dot Records is an American record label founded by Randy Wood that was active between 1950 and 1979.

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Eddie Fontaine

Eddie Fontaine (March 6, 1927 – April 13, 1992) was an American actor and singer, best known for television roles in the 1960s and 1970s.

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Eddie My Love

"Eddie My Love" is a 1956 doo wop song.

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Fats Domino

Antoine "Fats" Domino Jr. (February 26, 1928 – October 24, 2017) was an American pianist and singer-songwriter.

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Guitar

The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.

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Happy Days and Lonely Nights

"Happy Days and Lonely Nights" is a torch song written by Billy Rose and Fred Fisher, which Ruth Etting introduced in 1928.

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Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte (born Harold George Bellanfanti Jr.; March 1, 1927) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and social activist.

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Hearts of Stone

"Hearts of Stone" is an American R&B song.

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I'm in Love Again

I'm In Love Again is the sixth solo album released by American recording artist Patti LaBelle in 1983.

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I'm Stickin' with You

"I'm Stickin' with You" is a song written by Jimmy Bowen and Buddy Knox and performed by Jimmy Bowen with The Rhythm Orchids.

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Indianapolis Colts

The Indianapolis Colts are an American football team based in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Jealous Heart

"Jealous Heart" is a classic C&W song written by American country music singer-songwriter Jenny Lou Carson.

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Jimmy Bowen

James Albert Bowen (born November 30, 1937) is an American record producer and former rockabilly singer.

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Kay Kyser

James Kern Kyser (June 18, 1905 – July 23, 1985), known as Kay Kyser, was an American bandleader and radio personality of the 1930s and 1940s.

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LaVern Baker

Delores LaVern Baker (November 11, 1929 – March 10, 1997) was an American rhythm-and-blues singer who had several hit records on the pop chart in the 1950s and early 1960s.

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Les Paul and Mary Ford

Les Paul and Mary Ford were a popular 1950s husband-and-wife guitar duo in which Les Paul played lead guitar and Mary Ford sang.

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Minneapolis–Saint Paul

Minneapolis–Saint Paul is a major metropolitan area built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers in east central Minnesota.

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Most of All

"Most of All" is the fifth and final single from Jody Watley's eponymous debut album.

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Music recording certification

Music recording certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has shipped, sold, or streamed a certain number of units.

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NBC

The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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New Jersey

New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Northeastern United States.

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New Milford, New Jersey

New Milford is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States.

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New York Daily News

The New York Daily News, officially titled Daily News, is an American newspaper based in New York City.

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Nuttin' for Christmas

"Nuttin’ for Christmas" (also known as "Nothing for Christmas") is a novelty Christmas song written by Sid Tepper and Roy C. Bennett.

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Patti Page

Clara Ann Fowler (November 8, 1927 – January 1, 2013), known by her stage name Patti Page, was an American singer of pop and country music.

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Playmates (song)

"Playmates" is a popular song ostensibly written by Saxie Dowell.

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Radio

Radio is the technology of using radio waves to carry information, such as sound, by systematically modulating properties of electromagnetic energy waves transmitted through space, such as their amplitude, frequency, phase, or pulse width.

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RCA Records

RCA Records (formerly legally traded as the RCA Records Label) is an American record label owned by Sony Music, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America.

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Rock and roll

Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.

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Rollin' Stone

"Rollin' Stone" is a blues song recorded by Muddy Waters in 1950.

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Royalty payment

A royalty is a payment made by one party, the licensee or franchisee to another that owns a particular asset, the licensor or franchisor for the right to ongoing use of that asset.

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Seventeen (Boyd Bennett song)

"Seventeen" is a popular song, written by Boyd Bennett in 1955.

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Show business

Show business, sometimes shortened to show biz or showbiz (since 1945), is a vernacular term for all aspects of the entertainment industry.

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Sound recording and reproduction

Sound recording and reproduction is an electrical, mechanical, electronic, or digital inscription and re-creation of sound waves, such as spoken voice, singing, instrumental music, or sound effects.

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Stan Freberg

Stan Freberg (born Stanley Friberg; August 7, 1926 – April 7, 2015) was an American author, actor, recording artist, voice artist, comedian, radio personality, puppeteer and advertising creative director, whose career began in 1944.

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Television

Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.

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Tennessee Waltz

"Tennessee Waltz" is a popular country music song with lyrics by Redd Stewart and music by Pee Wee King written in 1946 and first released in January 1948.

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Tex Ritter

Woodward Maurice "Tex" Ritter (January 12, 1905 – January 2, 1974) was an American country music singer and actor popular from the mid-1930s into the 1960s, and the patriarch of the Ritter acting family (son John and grandsons Jason and Tyler).

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The Charms

The Charms are a garage rock band from Somerville, Massachusetts formed in 2002.

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The Chesterfield Supper Club

The Chesterfield Supper Club is an NBC Radio musical variety program (1944–1950), which was also telecast by NBC Television (1948–1950).

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The Chordettes

The Chordettes were an American female popular singing quartet, usually singing a cappella, and specializing in traditional popular music.

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The Drifters

The Drifters are a long-lasting American doo-wop and R&B/soul vocal group.

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The Tarriers

The Tarriers were an American vocal group, specializing in folk music and folk-flavored popular music.

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The Teen Queens

The Teen Queens were an American musical group from the 1950s, most remembered for their hit single "Eddie My Love", which reached #14 on the ''Billboard'' Hot 100 chart and #3 on the R&B Best Sellers charts in March 1956.

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Top 40

In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.

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Trio (music)

In music, a trio (an Italian word) is a method of instrumentation or vocalization by three different sounds or voices to make a melodious music or song.

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WCCO (AM)

WCCO (830 kHz) is a Class A clear-channel radio station located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States and owned by Entercom.

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Willow Weep for Me

"Willow Weep for Me" is a popular song composed in 1932 by Ann Ronell, who also wrote the lyrics.

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With a Little Bit of Luck

"With a Little Bit of Luck" is a popular song by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe, written for the 1956 Broadway play My Fair Lady.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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(Remember Me) I'm the One Who Loves You

"(Remember Me) I'm The One Who Loves You" is a song written and originally sung by Stuart Hamblen, which he released in 1950.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Fontane_Sisters

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