Louis Prima And Keely Smith

ABOUT

Louis Prima (December 7, 1910 - August 24, 1978) and Keely Smith (born Dorothy Jacqueline Keely, March 9, 1932) were a jazz/pop vocal duo who began performing together in 1948. They were married in 1953 and divorced in 1961.


Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Angelina (1944)
  • I'll Walk Alone (1944)
  • Oh Marie (1944)
  • Bell Bottom Trousers (1945)
  • Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo) (1947)
  • Oh Babe! (1950)
  • The Bigger The Figure (1952)
  • That Old Black Magic (1958)
  • Bei Mir Bist Du Schon (1959)
  • Wonderland By Night (1960)

Pop charts debut year: 1958

Years active: 1948-1961

Genres: Jazz, pop

Labels: Capitol, Dot, Robin Hood

MERCHANDISE

Disclosure: The following links will take you to various online merchants outside of allbutforgottenoldies.net that sell recordings and other merchandise for the performing artist featured on this page. Please note that these are referral or affiliate links from which allbutforgottenoldies.net may receive, at no additional cost to you, a commission if you should make any purchases through them.


amazon.com CDs, MP3s

audio clip Prima & His New Orleans Gang, Louis
audio clip Keely Smith

Search 25 million records at MusicStack Vinyl Records, LPs, CDs and Rare Albums. Out of Print Music Albums and Imports

louis prima and keely smith