More Love this track. Play album Buy Loading. External Links Apple Music. Artist images. His adopted theme song, "Racing With the Moon", was heard on his radio and TV shows and was a popular song itself. In , his recording of " Ghost Riders in the Sky" Stan Jones was a 1 hit for weeks, and it remains the song's standard version today. It was probably his "signature" song. Monroe sang with some of the "Big Bands" of the '40s era, but his music transcended that style to become a popular rad… read more.
It sold over one million copies by , becoming Monroe's first million-seller, and was awarded a gold disc by the RIAA. He also turned down the chance to record " Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer ". Movies also beckoned, although he did not pursue it with vigor.
He co-authored The Adventures of Mr. Putt Putt , a children's book about airplanes and flying. After leaving the performing end of show business, he remained with RCA for many years as a TV spokesperson, executive, and talent scout. In the latter capacity, he helped give Neil Sedaka , among others, his first major exposure. Monroe married Marian Baughman, April 2, , in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, where they had met as high school students. They did not date in high school but became romantically inclined toward each other when their paths crossed again in New York City , twelve years after graduation.
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Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Download as PDF Printable version. Wikimedia Commons. Big band , traditional Pop. I've Said It Again ". Let It Snow! Parker was Frank Sinatra's manager until Daniels, in , was a teacher of piano, voice, and show business at the Berklee College of Music , then known as the Schillinger House.
Lee Daniels, with Lawrence Berk , was co-founder of Berklee. Lee Daniels' given name added to Lawrence Berk's surname i. Retrieved 10 September Categories : births deaths American composers American conductors music American male conductors music American harmonica players American male composers American music arrangers Easy listening musicians. Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. Help Learn to edit Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Download as PDF Printable version.Écoutez Vaughn Monroe's Greatest Hits par Vaughn Monroe sur Deezer. Avec la musique en streaming sur Deezer, découvrez plus de 56 millions de titres, créez gratuitement vos propres playlists, explorez des genres différents et partagez vos titres préférés avec vos amis.