Latins From Manhattan

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200B0120000505

David Jacobs presents a six-part series about Italian-Americans.

This first programme features singer and actress Connie Francis.

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David Jacobs presents a six-part series about Italian-Americans.

This second programme features Dean Martin, who made no secret of his Italian background - unlike other performers who were less keen to exploit their Latin origins.

200B0320000519

David Jacobs presents a six-part series about Italian-American culture.

This week's featured artist is the most laid-back of all singers - Perry Como.

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David Jacobs presents a six-part series about Italian-American culture.

This week's featured artist is Mario Lanza.

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David Jacobs presents a six-part series about Italian-American culture.

This week's featured artist is the successful singer Vic Damone.

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David Jacobs concludes a six-part series about Italian-American culture.

This week he looks at Italian-American singers who have had number one hits in Britain, including Tony Bennett, Connie Francis and Bobby Darin, as well as this week's featured artist, Al Martino.