Billy Vera (born William Patrick McCord, May 28, 1944) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, author and music historian. He was a singer and songwriter since the 1960s, his most successful record coming with "At This Moment", a US number 1 hit in 1987. He continues to perform with his group Billy Vera & The Beaters.
Vera was born in Riverside, California, and is the son of the radio and television announcer Bill McCord. His mother, singer Ann Ryan, was a member of the Ray Charles Singers backing Perry Como on his TV show and his hit records. He began his recording career in 1962 as a member of the Resolutions followed by the regional hit "My Heart Cries"/"All My Love" as Billy Vera & the Contrasts. He went on to a songwriting career in the 1960s, writing for Barbara Lewis, Fats Domino, The Shirelles and Ricky Nelson. He also wrote the garage band classic "Don't Look BackЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Storybook Children [альбом]
|At This Moment (feat. Judy Clay)||
|Country Girl, City Man (feat. Judy Clay)||
|Storybook Children (feat. Judy Clay)||