Paul Albert Anka
He sang in an Orthodox church choir under the direction of Frederick Karam (Frederick Karam), with whom he studied music theory. Paul also learned to play the piano with Winnifred Figure (Winnifred Rees).error status: 400big hit Tom Jones (Tom Jones) `She`s a Lady` and English text sign of Frank Sinatra lyrics (Frank Sinatra)` My Way`.
In 1983, co-authored with Michael Jackson (Michael Jackson) Paul wrote the song `I Never Heard`, which in 2009 became known as the ` This Is It`. With him came up with Anka song `Love Never Felt So Good`,was incorporated in the release of Johnny Mathis (Johnny Mathis) in 1984.
Paul Albert Anka (Paul Albert Anka) was born June 30, 1941 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Ottawa, Ontario), in the family of Andy (Andy) and Camellia (Camelia), Lebanese immigrants who owned a restaurant `The Locanda`.He sang in an Orthodox church choir under the direction of Frederick Karam (Frederick Karam), with whom he studied music theory. Paul also learned to play the piano with Winnifred Figure (Winnifred Rees).
His first single, `I Confess` he wrote in his 14 -years old. In 1957 Anka went to New York (New York City),to audition for Don Costa (Don Costa) with ABC, with the song `Diana`, which allegedly wrote about his own educator. In an interview with Terry Gross (Terry Gross) in 2005 Anka finally told that the song was dedicated to a strange girl from his church. `Diana` in an instant made her a popular author, flying on 1-error status: 400Paul went on tour in England with Buddy Holly (Buddy Holly) and visited Australia. He also wrote `It Doesn`t Matter Anymore` for Holly, shortly before the death of the pioneer of rock and roll in 1959. In 1960 Paul began acting in feature films, as well as writing songs for films ; first of all,it is a musical theme to the historical insurgent ` longest den` (` The Longest Day`). In the same film, he played a cameo US Army Ranger. Thanks to the work in the film industry Anka wrote and recorded one of their best hits, `Lonely Boy` and ` My Home Town`.
The singer was one of the first who began performing with poprepertoire in Las Vegas (Las Vegas). He returned to Canada several times a year, regularly giving sold-out concerts in Ontario. In 1960 Anka twice played himself in a small series `Dan Raven` in starlight participation Homeyera Skip (Skip Homeier) and delivered on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood (Sunset Strip, West Hollywood).In the same year he made a deal with the label `RCA Records`, but, like most severoamerikansih artists, faced with the fact that his career has stalled because of the large influx of artists from the UK.
By the end of 1960 Anka `s career revolved around music for people aged 25-45, in the style of `adult contemporary`,and it depended on the standards of big bands. In the early 1970s, Paul signed a contract with the label `Buddah Records` and after almost 10 years, for which has not issued a single hit, began to work with the music company ` United Artists`. In 1974, a team with Odia Kots (Odia Coates), he recorded a hit