Roger Whittaker

Roger Whittaker

Roger Whittaker  Kenyan Singer

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Roger Whittaker is a 80 year old Kenyan Singer. Born on 22nd March, 1936 in Nairobi, Kenya, British Empire, he is famous for The Last Farewell in a career that spans 1962–present. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Roger Whittaker is a member of the following lists: Schlager musicians, Musicians from Nairobi and Kenyan emigrants to the United Kingdom.

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First Name Roger
Last Name Whittaker
Age 80 years
Birthday 22nd March, 1936
Birthplace Nairobi, Kenya, British Empire
Build Average
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Aries
Ethnicity White
Nationality Kenyan
Occupation Text Singer, Musician
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The Last Farewell
Music Genre (Text) Easy listening, schlager, pop, Pop
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1962–present
Music Style Vocal Pop, Pop/Rock, Adult Contemporary, Traditional Pop, AM Pop, Schlager, Stage & Screen, Soundtracks, Film Music
Music Mood Literate, Intimate, Gentle, Amiable/Good-Natured, Laid-Back/Mellow, Reflective, Melancholy, Soothing, Earnest, Autumnal, Poignant, Refined/Mannered, Sad, Bittersweet, Sentimental, Wistful, Plaintive, Delicate, Yearning, Smooth, Warm
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Guitar, puccalo, vocals
Official Websites www.rogerwhittaker.com/, http://www.rogerwhittaker.com

Roger Whittaker (born 22 March 1936) is a Kenyan/British singer-songwriter and musician, who was born in Nairobi. His music is an eclectic mix of folk music and popular songs in addition to radio airplay hits. He is best known for his baritone singing voice and trademark whistling ability as well as his guitar skills. He is widely known for "Durham Town (The Leavin')" (1969) and "I Don't Believe in 'If' Anymore" (1970). American audiences are most familiar with his 1970 hit "New World in the Morning" and his 1975 hit "The Last Farewell", the latter of which is his only single to hit the Billboard Hot 100 (it made the Top 20) and also hit No. 1 on the Adult Contemporary chart. His final top-charting hit was "Albany", which scored No. 1 in West Germany in 1982.

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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Kenneth Williams Show1970TV Show
Feest1970SingerTV Movie
Amusementsprogramma uit het boudewijnpark1967SingerTV Movie
Radio- en TV-salon te Antwerpen1967PerformerTV Movie

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