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Frank Sinatra has been gone since 1998 but he still is the subject of numerous articles everyday. Here is an excerpt from a great article that appeared today in Albany, New York:

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“Sinatra was simply the best – no one else even comes close.”
— Sir Elton John. "Wanna start a quick argument among entertainment enthusiasts?
Here goes.
Who was the greatest entertainer of the past 100 years? To be considered, a performer must have been born in 1914 or later, excelled in music and the movies as well as doing live work either on Broadway or concerts.

There are many worthy candidates including Elvis Presley, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Barbra Streisand, Cher and Dolly Parton.

But there is only performer who could be the top entertainer of the past 100 years: Francis Albert Sinatra." Barry Levine

This is the opening to a fine Sinatra article from Barry Levine. Click here to read.

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