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Anthony Velona (1920–1986)

Songwriter ("Lollipops and Roses"), author and composer. He joined ASCAP in 1957, he collaborated musically with Marion Evans, and his other songwriting credits (most often recorded by Steve Lawrence)include "Sad Songs", and "One Love Too Late". See full bio »

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 2014 Lovesick Fool - Love in the Age of Like (Short) (writer: "Music To Watch Girls By")
 2008 That's Amore!: Italian-American Favorites (TV Movie) (lyrics: "Domani" - uncredited)
 2002 Secretary (writer: "Music to Watch Girls By")
 2001 Dogtown and Z-Boys (Documentary) (writer: "Lollipops and Roses")
 1995 Mallrats (writer: "Lollipops and Roses" - as Tony Velona)
 1991 South of Wawa (writer: "Lollipops and Roses")
 1987 Good Morning, Vietnam (writer: "Lollipops & Roses" - as Velona)
 1972 The Graham Kennedy Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 21 September 1972 (1972) ... (writer: "Lollipops and Roses")
 1967 The Clown and the Kids (writer: "Good Friends, Good-bye", "Happiness Will Be Your Reward", "I Hate Kids", "I Mean He's Mean", "I Used to Be a Griper", "I've Got a Brother (I've Got a Sister)", "Love and Be Loved", "My House Is Empty", "The Piper's Song", "Waltz for a Circus Elephant", "What Is a Circus" - as Tony Velona)
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 1988 Side by Side (TV Movie) (story)

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Songwriter: Wrote (w/Sid Ramin "Music to Watch Girls By", a hit for The Bob Crewe Generation. See more »

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