Nino Tempo
American musician
Nino Tempo
Nino Tempo is an American musician, singer, and actor. Nino Tempo was born in Niagara Falls, New York. A musical prodigy, he learned to play the clarinet and the tenor saxophone as a child. He was a talent show winner at four years of age and appeared on television with Benny Goodman at seven. When his family moved to California, he appeared on the Horace Heidt radio show, performing a Benny Goodman clarinet solo.
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摇滚英雄列传:一些国外乐队名字的来历 - 吉他中国
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Deep Purple Nino Tempo and April Steven 1962年的热门歌曲的歌名。原唱是Bing Crosby,1976年还被Donny和Marie Osmond翻唱过。 Def Leppard 由主唱Joe Elliott在校期间想出来的很浪漫的名字,他毕业以后改了队名
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This Day in Music: June 8th - Gibson
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Backing musicians included Glen Campbell on guitar, Leon Russell on piano, Hal Blaine on drums and Nino Tempo on sax. 1967, Procol Harum were at #1 on the UK singles chart with “A Whiter Shade of Pale,” the group's only UK #1
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GLYNN: Brother-sister duo had No. 1 song in nation - Niagara Gazette
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By Don Glynn Niagara Gazette Column by Don Glynn — Nino Tempo and April Stevens — a brother and sister act from Niagara Falls — started singing as a duo in the early 1960s and gained nationwide attention with their hit “Deep Purple
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Hadapi Kemarau, Pemerintah Siapkan Cadangan Beras - Tempo Interaktif
Google News - almost 6 years
Diperkirakan musim tanam akan mundur sebulan akibat dampak perubahan iklim mendadak El Nino. TEMPO/Prima Mulia TEMPO Interaktif, Jakarta - Menteri Koordinator Bidang Kesejahteraan Rakyat, Agung Laksono, menyatakan pemerintah telah menyiapkan antisipasi
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Today in Music History - May 12 - mysask.com (press release)
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"Deep Purple" by Nino Tempo and April Stevens won the Best Rock and Roll Recording award. In 1965, "The Rolling Stones" began a two-day recording session at Chess Studios in Chicago, laying down the basic tracks for "(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
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Jazz in Review
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'There Was Only One Stan Getz' Avery Fisher Hall Thursday night's tribute to Stan Getz rambled a bit, stumbled some and redeemed itself occasionally with a few solo spots. The show, at Avery Fisher Hall, was stuck in a tough position: Mr. Getz, an important figure in American popular culture, left no important acolytes, no stylistic school and no
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Pop/Jazz; JVC Inspires Competition But Not With Its Classics
NYTimes - over 24 years
Every year when the JVC Jazz Festival rolls into Manhattan, many music aficionados complain and imagine that they could do better. There has been a tradition of what have been called rump festivals, alternative shows, ever since 1960, when Charles Mingus, Max Roach and Allen Eager pulled away at Newport and started their own jazz festival. This
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    FORTIES
  • 1975
    Age 40
    In 1975, Tempo played saxophone on John Lennon's Rock 'n' Roll album.
    More Details Hide Details Tempo continues to perform to this day. With Maynard Ferguson With the Modern Jazz Quartet
  • THIRTIES
  • 1973
    Age 38
    In late 1973, a little less than 10 years after "Deep Purple" topped the Hot 100, Tempo reached #53 in his last appearance on the Hot 100 with the (mostly) instrumental "Sister James" as Nino Tempo And 5th Ave.
    More Details Hide Details Sax, an obvious play on Saks Fifth Avenue. Recorded at A&M with the backing, writing, producing, and arranging of Jeff Barry, "Sister James" became one of the first instrumental disco records to reach the national charts. "Sister James" is often classified as an example of Northern Soul.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1963
    Age 28
    However, Nino Tempo is best known for his 1963 duet "Deep Purple" on Atco with his sister Carol (singing under the stage name April Stevens) that went to No.1 on the Billboard charts. The song won the 1964 Grammy Award for Best Rock and Roll Recording.
    More Details Hide Details It sold over one million copies and was awarded a gold disc.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1949
    Age 14
    A child actor, he worked in motion pictures in such films as 1949's The Red Pony and in 1953's The Glenn Miller Story starring James Stewart.
    More Details Hide Details He was also a sought after session musician working with Elkie Brooks and a member of The Wrecking Crew for Phil Spector. Recorded with Maynard Ferguson (Live At The Peacock-1956). Through a Bobby Darin recording session, he made connections with Atlantic Records and signed with its Atco Records subsidiary.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1935
    Age 0
    Born in 1935.
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