Charlie Gracie

Charles Anthony Graci (May 14, 1936 – December 16, 2022), known professionally as Charlie Gracie, was an American rock and roll and rhythm and blues singer and guitarist. His biggest hits were "Butterfly" and "Fabulous", both in 1957.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 14, 1936 (Philadelphia), Died December 17, 2022 (Philadelphia)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1958 - 1959

Roles Represented in DAHR: performer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 106227 12/10/1958 Doodle-bug Charlie Gracie performer  
Decca 106228 12/10/1958 Hurry up, buttercup Charlie Gracie performer  
Decca 107778 7/16/1959 Oh-well-a Charlie Gracie performer  
Decca 107779 7/16/1959 Because I love you so Charlie Gracie performer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gracie, Charlie," accessed May 18, 2024,

Gracie, Charlie. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 18, 2024, from

"Gracie, Charlie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 18 May 2024.

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