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They Still Got It
« on: April 16, 2019, 01:28:13 PM »
 We ALL have our God Given Talents.

 For these people their talent was to entertain us. In fact they have been entertaining us for Over 50 years now and they are still GREAT.

 These videos were all made within the last year.

 1) Diana Ross - now 75 years old

 

 2) Englebert Humperdink - now 82 years old

 

 3) Paul Anka - now 77 years old

 

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They Still Got It
« on: April 16, 2019, 01:28:13 PM »

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« Reply #1 on: May 05, 2019, 04:40:30 PM »
 This lady singer will be 75 years old the end of this month (May, 2019). She is still performing live - entertaining her many fans. I believe she will be in Atlantic City on 7/27 and in Huntington, NY on 8/27.

 Maybe some of you remember this:

  


 Here she is in March, 2019 singing one of her most famous songs.

  

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« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2019, 12:22:35 AM »
 This famous hit came out in September, 1961. He was still singing it in August, 2018

 Dion Dimucci, of Dion and The Belmonts, will be 80 years old this July (2019). 

 

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« Reply #3 on: June 23, 2019, 10:02:18 PM »
 A group of four individuals started a singing group called: "The Four Seasons". The group consisted of Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito, Nick Massi. and their lead singer, Frankie Vallie.

 In 1962 they came out with their first big hit called: "Sherry".

 Today, that lead singer is 85 years old and this is part of a show that he did last November, 2018.

 Maybe you remember these.

    

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« Reply #4 on: June 29, 2019, 09:58:25 AM »
This famous hit came out in September, 1961. He was still singing it in August, 2018

 Dion Dimucci, of Dion and The Belmonts, will be 80 years old this July (2019). 

 


 This street sign photo provided to us by site member Dan P., aka "JohnnyGage" in the "Glory Days" thread reply # 183.

 Dion Dimucci, who grew up on Belmont Ave in the Bronx, renamed after Dion and the Belmonts.

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« Reply #5 on: July 15, 2019, 10:50:03 PM »
 He is now 75 years old and still singing his hits for live audiences.

 He had his own TV Variety show that ran from 1974-1977.

 His name, Tony Orlando, and this song was one of his most famous hits. "Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round The Old Oak Tree", which represented our American Military Members returning home.

    

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« Reply #6 on: August 25, 2019, 10:11:18 PM »
 This famous song first came out 45 years ago in 1974 and was sung by a lady named Olivia Newton John. These days at 70 years old, she is still doing live shows. Do you remember this one ?

  

 Okay, now lets pick up the pace a little as "70 year old" Olivia gets physical.

 

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« Reply #7 on: September 06, 2019, 09:29:09 PM »
 This brother and sister team entertained us in the 1970s with their own television show. He was only 16 years old and she was only 14.

 These days, although I don't think they have reached medicare age yet, they are still performing in front of live audiences. The older brother named Donny, I think is 61 years old, and his younger sister, Marie will soon be 60 years old.

 Together they function quite well as they don't only sing, but also can make you laugh.

 They still do live shows together. But this was Donny and Marie Osmond two years ago in July, 2017.


 

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« Reply #8 on: October 07, 2019, 07:32:02 PM »
 Over 50 years ago, this singing group from the Bronx came out with several hit songs. Songs like: "Remember Then", "Life is but a Dream", and "I Believe".

 These days, the group and lead singer, Larry Chance, are still doing live shows.

 I think at one point Larry Chance had throat cancer, but today he sounds just as good as he did back in 1963. This month, October, 2019, Larry Chance will be 79 years old.

 Here is Larry Chance and The Earls singing "live" in August, 2018, one of those famous hit songs called; "I Believe"

  

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« Reply #9 on: October 13, 2019, 08:52:18 AM »
 She began her singing career at a young age of 17 years old, 70 years ago. YES ..... that's "SEVENTY Years ago". In November of this year she will be 87 years old.

 Her singing career began back in 1965 with hit songs like; "Downtown", "I know a Place" in 1965. Followed with "This is my song", and "Don't sleep in the subway" in 1967.

 These days she is still doing live shows singing those songs that so many of us more senior members remember.

 Her name is Petula Clark and this was her first hit in 1965 when she was only 17 years old.

  

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« Reply #10 on: October 14, 2019, 06:46:15 AM »
Put on your thinking cap gents.....who had a big hit with "I Believe" way before Larry Chance & The Earls? Here's a clue..it was released on Columbia Records.