1957, at the tender age of 16, Paul Anka's debut hit single Diana immediately catapulted him into Hall of Fame status. For decades now, Anka has been one of the most successful composers around: Tom Jones' She's a Lady was written by him, as well as the lyrics for Frank Sinatra's legendary signature song My Way. He has released over 120 albums and sold over 100 million records…
Paul Anka is one of the primier balladeer's of our time. Anka puts life, love, and heart in all of his music. Every song has a meaning, and Anka really expresses himself with confidence. This album is one of many that have made Paul Anka one of the best ever. This CD includes two albums: Songs I'd Wish I'd Written (1963) and Strictly Nashville (1966).
Paul Anka, is a Canadian American singer, songwriter, and actor. Anka became famous during the late 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s with hit songs like "Diana", "Lonely Boy", and "Put Your Head on My Shoulder".
Rock Swings is an album by Paul Anka. Recorded in November 2004 and released on May 31, 2005 in Canada and June 7, 2005 in the United States, it contains swing jazz covers of popular rock and pop songs from the 1980s and 1990s. The album features "It's My Life" by Bon Jovi, a song which includes the line "Like Frankie said, 'I did it my way'" - a tongue-in-cheek reference to the Sinatra classic "My Way", the lyrics to which were written by Anka. After the release of this album, Anka was awarded a star on Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto.
The ultimate collection of favourite tracks from the ever-popular romantic song stylist. Paul Albert Anka is a Canadian-American singer, songwriter, and actor. Anka became famous in the late 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s with hit songs like "Diana", "Lonely Boy", "Put Your Head on My Shoulder", and "(You're) Having My Baby". He wrote such well-known music as the theme for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and one of Tom Jones's biggest hits, "She's a Lady", as well as the English lyrics for Frank Sinatra's signature song, "My Way", which has been covered by many including Elvis Presley. He was inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in 2005.
In this tape, Paul Anka performs some of his greatest hits from the stage of the Palace Theater in New Haven, CT. Performances include "My Way," "Diana," and many more from the performer's long career.