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Shawn Swords in Charlie Gracie: Fabulous!

Charlie Gracie: Fabulous! An Intimate Portrait of a Rock Pioneer

2005 NR

Explore the life and music of Charlie Gracie, the rock pioneer and teen heartthrob whose international smash hit "Butterfly" topped the American and British charts in 1957. A frequent guest on "American Bandstand" and "The Ed Sullivan Show," Gracie experienced a spectacular rise, fall and musical rebirth. Rock legends Graham Nash, Paul McCartney, Frankie Avalon, Fabian, Peter Noone and many others shed light on this musical innovator.