Connie Francis Lyrics


Connie Francis was born Concetta Rosa Maria Franconero in
Newark, New Jersey. Her controlling father intended his
daughter to make her living playing and teaching the
accordion, but winning a competition at the age of 9 on
Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts set her in a different
direction. (It was Godfrey who suggested she change her
name to Connie Francis, because he had difficulty
pronouncing "Franconero.") Connie's voice was beautiful
even when she was very young, and she was not sorry to give
up the accordion in favor of being a vocalist.

She recorded her first single at 16, but More...


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