Lou Monte

Lou Monte

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Dominick the Donkey
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The Italian Cowboy Song
3
Bella Notte
4
Hey Gumbaree (Bib a Dee, Bob a Dee Bu)
5
Pizza Boy U.S.A.

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Italian-American guitarist, songwriter, singer, and crooner Lou Monte, best known for his Italian-themed novelty songs for RCA and Reprise Records in the late '50s and early '60s (he also tracked for the Roulette, Jubilee, Regalia, Musicor, Laurie, and AFE record imprints during his lifetime), was born Louis Scaglione on April 2, 1917. He started his singing career in New Jersey clubs, broke things off to serve in World War II, and then returned to the circuit after his discharg... Read more

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