There are some musicians that are known as one hit wonders and others that have very long careers. Neil Sedaka is a talented musician that has been able to have a career in the music industry that has spanned many decades—as a recording artist, live showman and accomplished songwriter.
Neil reached prominence early in his career and has continued to refine his craft while still calling back to yesteryear, maintaining his status as a premier touring act on the Casino circuit.
One of the Original Teen Pop Sensations
Teen pop sensations are popular almost every decade. There are always those young singers that capture the attention of youngsters all across the country. In the 1950’s Neil Sedaka was one of the very first teen sensations. He partnered with Howard Greenfield as a very young age to create a songwriting duo that was extremely popular. Together they were able to write many of the popular hits. When his song Stupid Cupid was recorded by Connie Francis, this is when Sedaka’s career reached new heights.
Neil Sedaka’s Collection of Hits
Instead of just writing popular hits for others, Neil Sedaka recorded many of his own hit songs. His most popular hits included songs like
- The Diary
- Stairway to Heaven
- Calendar Girl
- Breaking Up is Hard to Do.
His success in the industry led him to work with some of the top names in all of music. He actually wrote hit songs for
- Elvis Presley
- Frank Sinatra
- Tom Jones
- The Monkees.
At one time, Neil was considered one of the most sought after songwriters in all of music.
Neil Sedaka’s Touring
Even though Neil has had a career in music that has lasted more than 50 years, he still tries to tour regularly. He has a large catalogue of songs and many fans all across the globe. He has received many career achievement awards in recent years, but still tours from time to time doing a small amount of dates each year. Neil Sedaka is a talented musician that continues to entertain audiences, something he is set to do on April 28th & April 29th at the Fallsview Casino in Niagara Falls.
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