Billy Vaughn



Billy Vaughn

Rating
Active
1950 to 1970
Born
April 12, 1919
Died
September 26, 1991
Location
Glasgow, Kentucky, United States
Genres
Alternative
Biography
Richard "Billy" Vaughn was a singer, multi-instrumentalist and orchestra leader. He was born in Glasgow, Kentucky, where his father was a barber who loved music and inspired Billy to teach himself to play the mandolin at age 3, while suffering a case of the measles. He went on to learn a number of other instruments. In 1941, Vaughn joined the United States National Guard for what had been planned as a one-year assignment, but when World War II broke out, he was sent abroad till the war ended in 1945.
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Top Songs by Billy Vaughn


Joy to the World

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Red Sails in the Sunset

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My Happiness

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El Choclo

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Blue Moon

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Morgen

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Strangers in the Night

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Orange Blossom Special

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Theme From a Summer Place

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Harbor Lights

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Blue Tango

Blue Tango

Billy Vaughn June 20, 2017

16 Tracks

Coconut Groove

Coconut Groove

Billy Vaughn June 20, 2017

16 Tracks

Night & Day

Night & Day

Billy Vaughn June 19, 2017

16 Tracks

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - The Christmas Songs

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year - The Christmas Songs

Billy Vaughn December 9, 2016

30 Tracks

Bill Justis Plays Big 12 Instrumental Hits

Bill Justis Plays Big 12 Instrumental Hits

Billy Vaughn September 13, 2015

12 Tracks

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