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A slight touch of sensuality creeps in as he sings of waiting to caress someone, but it is sang in such a subtle way it seems right. This is really delightful to listen to. A number also with that same touch of subtle sensuality is "Tell Me Tonight" from the film of the same name. This was recorded in London September and you hear Crooks using the full range of his voice, strongly and determinedly.
In the next recording from December he sings a duet with the glamorous Grace Moore. This is "Without Your love" from "The Dubarry". I had reservations when I saw Grace Moore was singing. I felt a high pitched soprano, however famous, wouldn't sound right with a tenor like Crooks, but she does sing beautifully, hitting the highest of notes, but just occasionally drowning Crooks out.
Please write for permission to use them on other websites. Their version topped the Billboard Hot Latin Songs chart in April  and became a minor hit in the UK, where it reached number In , Italian singer Mina released the album Sconcerto , entirely composed of Domenico Modugno Italian hits, including "Nel blu dipinto di blu". British Popera vocal group G4 opened 's album Act Three with a cover of the song  and during the same year, Claudio Baglioni included it in his double studio set Quelli degli altri tutti qui , together with other popular Italian songs.
The song was released on her album, Volare , in by Big Fish Records. In , a rock version of the song was included in Gianna Nannini 's Io e Te. British tenor Jonathan Antoine 's debut solo album, Tenore , features an operatic pop version of "Nel blu dipinto di blu". Italian vocal group Il Volo recorded the song for the album L'amore si muove in The song is used as the basis for numerous football chants. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For the film, see Nel blu dipinto di blu film.
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March La Stampa in Italian. Retrieved 25 January Retrieved 24 January Vivaverdi in Italian. Retrieved 22 JanuaryMay 13, · Richard Crooks was born in in Trenton, New Jersey. By the age of 9 he was singing in church choirs, and soon went on to study with Sidney H. Bourne and Frank LaForge, in New York. He joined the Air Force in (although he had to lie about his age!) and served as a pilot for the remainder of WWI.