GARY EWER – How Ballads Today Compare to a Sinatra-Style Ballad – 10-9-15

October 11, 2015

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GARY EWER   –   How Ballads Today Compare to a Sinatra-Style Ballad   –   10-9-15

You may not know the song “Comme d’habitude“, written by French songwriters Claude François and Jacques Revaux, but you’ll no doubt know “My Way,” a big hit for Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and others. Paul Anka acquired the rights to the melody (for $1), and then penned a new English lyric that brought the song to a much larger audience.

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