What are you doing later? He released three singles which were not very successful but Ring-a-Rockin secured him several appearances on American Bandstand. Money, money will keep us together. As Sedaka's promotional and touring commitments began taking up more and more of his time, Kirshner encouraged Greenfield to collaborate with other Aldon writers. Redefining himself as a solo performer, Sedaka released the album Emergence in in the UK.
It became extremely hard for most male solo artists to survive; but Sedaka was gifted enough to prevail due to his many talents as a songwriter.
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As for the secret of his own long-standing marriage? I was from very poor people, 11 of us in a two-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn. Like, who wrote THIS? He was born on March 13th, in Brooklyn, New York. Click Here for a sample. Born in BrooklynNew York City, by his late teens Greenfield formed a songwriting partnership with Neil Sedakaa friend whom he had first met as a teenager when they both lived in the same apartment building, in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn. At 78, Neil Sedaka retains a boyish, somewhat angelic, aura.
He had the whole campness thing and domineering mother thing… I loved his demonstration of how he layered-up the arrangement of 'Breaking Up Is Hard To Do' - although I always prefered the Partridge Family version. He also told people at the abbey that if Neil brakes up or does not pay him or treat him. Sedaka has music in his bones. What do we think of Neil? Neil Sedaka made some fine music. His surname, Sedaka, in Hebrew means charity.