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Qwest Records Artists: Frank Sinatra, New Order, Quincy Jones, Lena Horne, James Ingram, Tevin Campbell, Patti Austin, the Winans, Hiroshima Source Wikipedia

Qwest Records Artists: Frank Sinatra, New Order, Quincy Jones, Lena Horne, James Ingram, Tevin Campbell, Patti Austin, the Winans, Hiroshima

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Published August 19th 2011
ISBN : 9781233107704
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30 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: Frank Sinatra, New Order, Quincy Jones, Lena Horne, James Ingram, Tevin Campbell, Patti Austin, TheMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 28. Chapters: Frank Sinatra, New Order, Quincy Jones, Lena Horne, James Ingram, Tevin Campbell, Patti Austin, The Winans, Hiroshima, The Other Two, Justin Warfield, Saafir, Quincy Jones III. Excerpt: Francis Albert Frank Sinatra (pronounced- December 12, 1915 - May 14, 1998) was an American singer and actor. Beginning his musical career in the swing era with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, Sinatra became an unprecedentedly successful solo artist in the early to mid-1940s, being the idol of the bobby soxers. His professional career had stalled by the 1950s, but it was reborn in 1954 after he won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in From Here to Eternity. He signed with Capitol Records and released several critically lauded albums (such as In the Wee Small Hours, Songs for Swingin Lovers, Come Fly with Me, Only the Lonely and Nice n Easy). Sinatra left Capitol to found his own record label, Reprise Records (finding success with albums such as Ring-A-Ding-Ding, Sinatra at the Sands and Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim), toured internationally, was a founding member of the Rat Pack and fraternized with celebrities and statesmen, including John F. Kennedy. Sinatra turned 50 in 1965, recorded the retrospective September of My Years, starred in the Emmy-winning television special Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music, and scored hits with Strangers in the Night and My Way. With sales of his music dwindling and after appearing in several poorly received films, Sinatra retired for the first time in 1971. Two years later, however, he came out of retirement and in 1973 recorded several albums, scoring a Top 40 hit with (Theme From) New York, New York in 1980. Using his Las Vegas shows as a home base, he toured both within the United States and internationally, until a short time before his...