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Desi Arnaz

Desi Arnaz (March 2, 1917 – December 2, 1986), born Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III in Santiago, Cuba, began his career by chance as a professional musician during the depression, singing, playing guitar and percussion for a Latin orchestra in Miami. He moved to New York to perform in a group conducted by Xavier Cugat. In 1939, his wild conga drum antics got him a break starring on Broadway in the successful musical Too Many Girls, and he went to Hollywood to appear in the 1940 movie version Read more on

Desi Arnaz has 3 songs that have been featured in movies like 30 Days Until I'm Famous, Forever, Darling and I Love Lucy's 50th Anniversary Special. What is your favorite song by Desi Arnaz?


Songs from Desi Arnaz

Straw Hat Song
Forever, Darling (reprise)
California, Here I Come

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