Joni James

    Joni James

    • Joni James
    Joni James

    Joni James

    • Joni James

    Joni James

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    The Very Best of Joni James 1951-62 - All the Hits & More

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        Pop songstress Joni James was born Giovanna Carmella Babbo in Chicago on September 22, 1930. After studying drama and ballet throughout her adolescence, she joined a local dance troupe on a tour of Canada upon graduating high school, later working as a chorus girl at the Windy City's Edgewater Beach Hotel. A fill-in gig at an Indiana roadhouse convinced James to pursue a career as a singer, and while appearing in a TV commercial she was spotted by executives at MGM, signing to t... Read more

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