Paul Anka is one of the primier balladeer's of our time. Anka puts life, love, and heart in all of his music. Every song has a meaning, and Anka really expresses himself with confidence. This album is one of many that have made Paul Anka one of the best ever. This CD includes two albums: Songs I'd Wish I'd Written (1963) and Strictly Nashville (1966).
Paul Anka, is a Canadian American singer, songwriter, and actor. Anka became famous during the late 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s with hit songs like "Diana", "Lonely Boy", and "Put Your Head on My Shoulder".
Rock Swings is an album by Paul Anka. Recorded in November 2004 and released on May 31, 2005 in Canada and June 7, 2005 in the United States, it contains swing jazz covers of popular rock and pop songs from the 1980s and 1990s. The album features "It's My Life" by Bon Jovi, a song which includes the line "Like Frankie said, 'I did it my way'" - a tongue-in-cheek reference to the Sinatra classic "My Way", the lyrics to which were written by Anka. After the release of this album, Anka was awarded a star on Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto.