Looking back at famous singers and songs
We would have to start off with
ENRICO CARUSO and O SOLE MIO
- a recording from 1916!
Perhaps the greatest tenor of all time was Beniamino Gigli.
Visit this webpage to watch an actual performance
(no date given, but early 1900s film I would guess: GIGLI
Beniamino Gigli sings "Tosca"
.... cut short unfortunately
Belcanto - The Tenors of the 78 Era Episode 9: Gigli
Domenico Modugno - Nel blu di pinto di blu (Volare)
The 1958 Italian Eurovision entry - Sung by the composer