"The Hits of Al Martino" (2000/EMI)
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[on how he secured the role of Johnny Fontane in The Godfather
(1972)] Didn't the Don send Tom Hagen to convince Jack Woltz that Johnny Fontane must be in the movie? Isn't it similar to what I did? Woltz didn't want Johnny, and Coppola [Francis Ford Coppola
] didn't want me. There was no horse's head, but I had ammunition... I had to step on some toes to get people to realize that I was in the ...
Was the very first artist to have a number one single in the UK. "Here In My Heart" was at the top of the very first chart compiled on 14 November 1952; it stayed there for a total of nine weeks