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Keely Smith

Keely Smith (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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December 06, 2018 "I am a clergyman who became a good friend of Keely, because I went often to her performances. The first time, I flew from NY to California to see and hear Keely at the McCallum Theater. This was followed by at least (I may be missing some) 27 times when Keely was singing in NYC- namely, May 8, 2001..May 23, 2001..May 25, 2001..May 25, 2002..April 29, 2003..May 6, 2003..May 14, 2003..May 17, 2003..May 20, 2004..June 3, 2004..June 4, 2004 @8:30pm..June 4, 2004 @11pm..June 5, 2004 @8:30pm..June 5, 2004 @11pm..January 31, 2005 for Keely's Nightlife Award for best femal vocalist.. April 20, 2005.. April 25, 2005 for the MAC awards where Keely received a lifetime achievement award and 4 standing ovations.. April 27, 2005..May 6, [email protected]:30pm..May 6, [email protected] 7, [email protected]:30pm..October 6, 2005..April 3, 2007.. April 24, 2007..May 10, 2007.. June 4, 2008.. June 8, 2008. Of the 28 times I personally saw Keely perform, how many times was she Excellent? 28. How many times did she give 100% to her fans? 28. God bless Keely and her family.
Rev. Paul Driscoll" - Paul Driscoll (New Yord, NY)
March 17, 2018 "My condolences to Keely's family and to her multitude of friends. I had the pleasure of seeing Keely in concert at Bimbo's in San Francisco many years ago. It was a blast and Keely sung her heart out. At the end of the concert she came out into the audience singing "When The Saints Go Marching In." She got several audience members to join her in the song, but when she got to my table, she stumbled, but luckily I caught her in time. I did not get to sing with her, but she continued to sing like the trooper that she was. I have many of her recordings and will be listening to her angelic voice for many years to come. " - Frank Catale (Cathedral City, CA)
January 22, 2018 "Listening to your music right now brings back so many wonderful memories l have of my husband!
We always felt we were your number one Fans !" - Maryann Black (Saint Augustine, FL)
January 18, 2018 "Condolences to Keely Smith's family and friends. I am so sad to hear of her passing. I found out some minutes ago. She was one of my favorite singers. She had such a beautiful voice. I always wanted to see her in concert. May she Rest In Peace." - Susan Y. (Knoxville, TN)
January 16, 2018 "Love and miss you!" - Lu Prima (Toluca Lake, CA)
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PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Keely Smith, a pop and jazz singer known for her solo recordings of jazz standards as well as her musical partnership...
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