Perry Como, the famed American singer, actor and television personality also covered the song “Feeling” by the Brazilian singer Morris Albert.
Como’s nickname was “Mr. C.”, and during his career, he sold millions of records and pioneered a weekly musical variety television show. His weekly television shows and seasonal specials were broadcast throughout the world.
In the official RCA Records Billboard magazine memorial, his life was summed up in these few words: “50 years of music and a life well lived. An example to all. Como received many honors and tributes during his lifetime and posthumously,
He was reported to have suffered from symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. On May 12, 2001 Como passed away while asleep.