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Wayne Newton

Wayne Newton
Born: Apr 3, 1942 in Roanoke, VA
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Genre: Other, Pop/Rock
Biography: At several times close to joining George Hamilton in the select group of persons more famous for their celebrity status than for any active artistic creation, Wayne Newton recorded for the 1960s album market and scored several hits during that time, but has become most renowned for his connections to ...Read full biography
Wayne Newton in Person!
Released: 1964
Label: Capitol
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Herein is the reason why Wayne Newton is such a popular entertainer. Wayne Newton in Person is a fun, energetic, old-time romp through classic songs, in which Newton hams it up and generally puts on a ...Read full review
Danke Schoen
Released: 1963
Label: Capitol
Critics' Rating:
"Danke Schoen" was Wayne Newton's biggest hit of the '60s, and continues to be the song most strongly identified with him. Newton's Vegas success is well-known, but in his early years he was a powerhouse ...Read full review
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Apr 9, 5:14 AM EST
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Drain hoses blamed for Wayne Newton yacht sinking
Feb 20, 11:57 AM EST
Sinking of yacht owned by Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton at Lake Mead blamed on drain hoses
Scene and heard at Sundance Film Festival
Jan 18, 11:18 PM EST
What to do between films? Spin! A look at what's going on at the Sundance Film Festival
Wayne Newton's yacht sinks at Lake Mead marina
Oct 21, 1:36 PM EST
65-foot yacht owned by Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton sinks at Lake Mead marina