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Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: June 4, 1930    

None of the more than 30 albums recorded by singer Morgana King since the mid-'50s have been embraced by the size of the audience that bought tickets to see the first two chapters of The Godfather film trilogy, in which King acted in the role of Mama Corleone. But it would be wrong to assume she has had more impact as an actress than as a vocalist. Her acting roles, few and far between, are chosen with care, but do not have the resonance of some of her finest recordings. Millions saw her onscreen in The Godfather films, but her performance was certainly overshadowed by performers such as Robert DeNiro and Al Pacino, not to mention the famous turn by Marlon Brando as her husband. Another role of King's was in the 1997 film A Brooklyn State of Mind; she has also appeared in several television productions....
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    I Just Can't Stop Loving You

    Copacabana
    1992
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    Another Time, Another Space

    Copacabana
    1988
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    Simply Eloquent

    Copacabana
    1986
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    Portraits

    Copacabana
    1984
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    Looking Through The Eyes Of Love

    Copacabana
    1981
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    Higher Ground

    Copacabana
    1980
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    Everything Must Change

    Copacabana
    1979
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Featured recording “It's a Quiet Thing”

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It's a Quiet Thing

Collectors Classics (2006)

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