(performer: "Charlie's Tune")
(TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- I Love Lucy
... (performer: "The Best Is Yet to Come", "Isn't It Romantic", "Jump For Joy", "Our Love Is Here to Stay" - uncredited)
Appeared in television commercials for Charlie perfume and with Gloria Vanderbilt in a commercial for her designer jeans in the 70's.
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A young man told me, 'How dare you insult your race by not singing the blues?' I still get feedback about that. I'm a 76-year-old black man living in a white society; I've gone through the medley. I'd like to think my legacy included having done something positive to help eliminate the problems between races. I never let racism into the core of me.
Performed at the White House for decades, entertaining the Nixon, Carter, Reagan and Clinton administrations.