1950s EASY-POP Songs and Singers...on the verge of Rock 'n Roll
Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volare) recorded by Domenico Modugno introduced August 18, 1958
Written by Domenico Modugno, English lyrics by Mitchell Parish
Volare – Oh! Oh! was the only hit recording for Italian singer/actor Domenico Modugno. His Italian version was #1 and stayed on the charts for sixteen weeks. In English it was a hit for the McGuire Sisters and for Dean Martin.