|Name Sammy Turner||Role Singer|
|Albums Sweet Annie Laurie / Lavender Blue (Mono Version)|
Similar People Carl Dobkins - Jr, Skip & Flip, Johnny and the Hurricanes, Sammy Kaye, Dave "Baby" Cortez
Sammy Turner - Lavender Blue (original recording)
Sammy Turner (born Samuel Black, June 2, 1932, Paterson, New Jersey) is an American singer, who was popular at the end of the 1950s.
- Sammy Turner Lavender Blue original recording
- Sammy turner a child was born christmas 1966
Sammy turner a child was born christmas 1966
He was signed to Bigtop Records late in the 1950s, and his releases featured production from Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller. He scored several hits on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1959 and 1960; the biggest were "Lavender-Blue", a #3 chart record on the Billboard Hot 100, and originally a hit for Sammy Kaye in 1949, and "Always", a #1 hit for Vincent Lopez in 1926. Later in the 1960s Turner recorded for Motown Records.