Tommy Leonetti (10 September 1929 – 15 September 1979) was an American pop singer-songwriter and actor of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s. In Australia his most famous song was "My City of Sydney" (written by Leonetti & Bobby Troup) and was used by the Australian TV channel ATN7 in Sydney for station identification into the 1980s. In America he achieved greater success as a songwriter for movies and Broadway plays.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 10th, 1929 (Bergen County), Died September 15th, 1979 (Houston)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1968 - 1969
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||L 15042||10/13/1968||Kum ba yah||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15043||10/13/1968||Cheatin' on me||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15044||10/13/1968||My time has come||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15045||10/13/1968||Look how the lovers look||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15082||1/20/1969||He ain't heavy .. he's my brother||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15083||1/20/1969||And the sun shines on both sides||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15084||1/21/1969||A-wa-a-ma-o||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15085||1/21/1969||Hands||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15086||1/21/1969||My city of Sydney||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15087||1/21/1969||Till I see you again||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15169||3/7/1969||For love of Ivy||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
|Decca||L 15205||5/16/1969||All we need in this world is love||Tommy Leonetti||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Leonetti, Tommy," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/327135.
Leonetti, Tommy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/327135.
"Leonetti, Tommy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.
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