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Robert Davi Sings Sinatra

A singer turned actor turns singer again

Robert Davi

Hollywood history is littered with leading men who have raised their voices in song, ranging from the pitiful (Jimmy Stewart’s plucky but misguided attempt to warble “Easy to Love” in 1936’s Born to Dance) to the surprisingly good (Robert Mitchum, who laid down a genuinely decent calypso album in 1957). Heavyweight Robert Davi, known for his roles in Die Hard, License to Kill, Profiler and more than 100 other films and TV series, now numbers among them.

But Davi is different. Like his hero, Frank Sinatra, Davi started as a singer-indeed, hoped and planned on an opera career-before finding success as an actor. And it is to his musical hero that Davi dedicates his longtime-coming debut album, Davi Sings Sinatra: On the Road to Romance (Fontana).

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