Paul Albert Anka (Ottawa, 30 juli 1941) is een Canadese singer-songwriter, songwriter en filmacteur die sinds 1990 de Amerikaanse nationaliteit heeft. Muzikale loopbaan. Zijn ouders hadden een restaurant in Ottawa. Zijn vader was van Syr ...
Paul Anka - My Way
On 30-7-1941 Paul Anka was born in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. He made his 60 million dollar fortune with Put Your Head on My Shoulder. The musician is married to Anna Anka, his starsign is Leo and he is now 81 years of age.
One of the most successful singer/songwriters in music, with over 100 million albums sold, Paul Anka has the distinction of being the only artist in history to have a song on the Billboard charts during seven consecutive decades. This concert features Anka's instantly recognizable hits including "Put Your Head on My Shoulder," "Diana," "My Way," "Puppy Love" and "Lonely Boy," among many others ...
"Diana" is a song written and first performed by Paul Anka, who recorded it in May 1957 at Don Costa’s studio in New York City. Anka stated in his autobiography that the song was inspired by a girl named Diana Ayoub, whom he had met at his church and community events, and had developed a crush on.
"Puppy Love" is a popular song written by Paul Anka in 1960 for Annette Funicello, a Mouseketeer, whom he had a crush on. Anka's version reached No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 behind Percy Faith's "Theme from A Summer Place", No. 4 on the Canadian CHUM Charts, and No. 33 on the UK Singles Chart.