Frankie Valli

One of the most successful pop vocalists of the 1960s and 1970s, Frankie Valli's athletic voice, which could rise from a muscular tenor to a stratospheric falsetto with pinpoint accuracy, was the signature sound for ... Read more »
Born: 05/03/1934 in Newark, New Jersey, USA

Filmography

Actor (22)

And So it Goes 2014 (Movie)

Club Owner (Actor)

Hawaii Five-O 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Rock, Rhythm and Doo Wop 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Little Jimmy Scott 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

The Italian Passion For Life 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Full House 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

Actor

The American Music Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

The Kingdom Chums: Original Top Ten 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Voice

Grammy Legends Show 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

The American Music Awards 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Eternity 1990 (Movie)

Guido/Taxpayer (Actor)

Modern Love 1990 (Movie)

Mr Hoskins (Actor)

The 24th Annual Victor Awards 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve '89 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Dirty Laundry 1987 (Movie)

Matty (Actor)

America Picks the No. 1 Songs 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Ebony, Ivory and Jade (TV Show)

Actor

Making of the Mob: New York (Tv Show)

Interviewee

Witness to the Mob (TV Show)

Actor
Music (13)

Jersey Boys 2014 (Movie)

("Stay (Remastered LP Version)") (Song Performer)

The Help 2011 (Movie)

("Sherry") (Song Performer)

Chicago Hope 1994 - 1995, 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Song Performer

The Bee Gees -- One Night Only 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Song

Cop Land 1997 (Movie)

("Can't Take My Eyes Off You") (Song Performer)

Sleepers 1996 (Movie)

("My Eyes Adored You") (Song Performer)

Heart and Souls 1993 (Movie)

("Walk Like a Man") (Song Performer)

Heaven and Earth 1993 (Movie)

("Can't Take My Eyes Off You") (Song Performer)

That Night 1993 (Movie)

("Big Girl's Don't Cry" "Stay") (Song Performer)

Dirty Dancing 1987 (Movie)

("Big Girls Don't Cry") (Song Performer)

Grease 1978 (Movie)

("Grease") (Song Performer)

All This and World War II 1975 (Movie)

(Performer)

Babycakes (TV Show)

Song Performer
Producer (1)

Jersey Boys 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Biography

One of the most successful pop vocalists of the 1960s and 1970s, Frankie Valli's athletic voice, which could rise from a muscular tenor to a stratospheric falsetto with pinpoint accuracy, was the signature sound for dozens of chart-topping hits by the New Jersey-based vocal group the Four Seasons. From 1962 through 1968, Valli, childhood friends Tommy De Vito and Nick Massi, and teenage prodigy Bob Gaudio provided sleek, street-smart and altogether danceable hits like "Sherry," "Big Girls Don't Cry," "Dawn (Go Away)" and "Let's Hang On!" that for many listeners, were key colors in the tapestry of their teenaged years. Valli later established himself as a solo artist with the brassy "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You," and balanced his own music career with various versions of the Four Seasons. In 1975, he struck gold in the disco era with a string of hits, including "December 1963 (Oh, What a Night)" and the theme to "Grease" (1978). His vast body of work kept him in the public eye as a nostalgia act throughout the 1990s and early 2000s until proper respect was paid to his life and accomplishments with "Jersey Boys," a wildly popular and award-winning musical. The production, which sprung up around the globe to universal acclaim, underscored Valli's enduring contributions to popular music, and the singular brilliance of his voice.

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