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Keely Smith

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Biography

Source: Wikipedia

Dorothy Jacqueline Keely (March 9, 19281note 12 – December 16, 2017), better known as Keely Smith, was an American jazz and popular music singer, who performed and recorded extensively in the 1950s with then-husband Louis Prima, and throughout the 1960s as a solo artist.3

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  • Birth name: Dorothy Jacqueline Keely
  • Born: March 9, 1928Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
  • Died: December 16, 2017 (aged 89)Palm Springs, California, U.S.
  • Genres: Jazz, vocal jazz, pop
  • Occupation(s): Singer
  • Years active: 1949–2017
  • Labels: Capitol, Dot, Reprise
  • Associated acts: Louis Prima

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Troubadour Theater Company Wins Best Season at Ovation Awards & More
LAist - News from LA, 2010-01-12 21:45:24
Last night was the 20th Annual Ovation Awards presented by the LA Stage Alliance. Over a thousand people attended the ceremony to see 29 awards get handed out. The behemoth Center Theatre Group (they own the Mark Taper, Ahmanson and Kirk Douglas) went home with four awards with the Troubadour ...

Pencil This In: Poetry in Boyle Heights, International Dance in Glendale
LAist - News from LA, 2009-12-29 21:00:48
Malibu sunset on Christmas Eve | Photo by nicadlr via LAist's flickr pool. THEATER Celebrate the holidays Vegas style without the long drive. The show A Vegas Holiday is at the El Porta Theatre in North Hollywood featuring the stars and songs from Louis & Keely: Live at the Sahara ...

Louis & Keely Seeking the Lights of Broadway
Playbill Combined , 2009-08-26 15:46:00
The creators of Louis & Keely: Live at the Sahara, the much-extended musical biography of Las Vegas stars Louis Prima and Keely Smith, have hopes for a Broadway future.

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