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this is a page about tommy Tommy Page, full name Thomas Alden Page, is an American singer born May 24, 1970 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. He has released ten albums over the course of twelve years. He may be best known for having once appeared on an episode of Full House where he made an appearance at Stephanie's tenth birthday party. May 24 is the 144th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (145th in leap years). ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Map of Glen Ridge in Essex County Glen Ridge is a borough located in Essex County, New Jersey, USA. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough had a total population of 7,271. ... Full House was an American television sitcom that ran from 1987 to 1995 on the ABC network. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


He has so far had a No.1 single on the Bilboard Hot 100 singles chart with I'll Be Your Everything (in 1990), which is a collaboration with the New Kids On The Block. The collaboration was not a surprise as prior to working on this song, Tommy was the opening act for the New Kids On The Block's 72-date, 51-city US tour. New Kids On The Block (later NKOTB) was a successful boy band of the late 1980s and early 1990s. ...


Prior to his major break in the U.S., Tommy Page was a huge success in Asia, thanks to promotional tours in Asia and his hit ballad, A Shoulder To Cry On (which was also his first US Top 30 hit in 1988). He even recorded a duet with Sally Yeh (one of Hong Kong's divas) called I'm Always Dreaming of You. Sally Yeh (葉蒨文, pinyin: Yè Qiànwén) sometimes written as Sally Yip or Sin-Man Yip (born September 30, 1961) is a major star in both Hong Kong pop and movie scenes. ...


Tommy was barely 16 when he used to be a cloakroom attendant in a popular New York nightclub called Nell's, taking the coats of stars like Whitney Houston, Rob Lowe and the Beastie Boys. The job gave Tommy a chance to play his demo tape to the house DJ, who then used the demos as part of his club mixes. The unknown sounds were so impressive that soon Tommy was introduced to Sire Records founder, Seymour Stein. Whitney Elizabeth Houston (born on August 9, 1963) is an American pop and R&B singer and actress. ... Rob Lowe (2003) Robert Rob Lowe (born March 17, 1964) is an American actor who was a member of the Brat Pack. ... The Beastie Boys are a hip hop group from the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and Manhattan. ... Sire Records Company is an American record label, owned by Warner Music Group and distributed through Warner Brothers Records The label was founded in 1966 as Sire Productions by Seymour Stein and Richard Gottehrer. ... Seymour Stein is an entrepreneur in the music industry whose career spans from the 50s onwards. ...


When Tommy turned 18, he was asked to write the theme tune for the film, Shag (1989 film) and later released it as his first single. The term Shag may refer to one of the following. ...


Tommy's self-titled debut album was released under Sire Records (Warner Music) in November 1988 and contains hits like A Zillion Kisses, Turning Me On and, of course, A Shoulder To Cry On. Warner Music Group is one of the Big Four record labels. ...


The follow-up album, Paintings In My Mind (which was dedicated to his grandmother) gave Tommy his first and only No.1 single in the US, I'll Be Your Everything. Other singles which were released from the album after that were When I Dream of You and Turn On The Radio (another New Kids On The Block collaboration). New Kids On The Block (later NKOTB) was a successful boy band of the late 1980s and early 1990s. ...


Tommy's 3rd album is From The Heart where his vocals reached more higher notes. On this album, the ballads were more orchestral. The first single, Whenever You Close Your Eyes saw Tommy working with Michael Bolton and Diane Warren. Under The Rainbow and Madly In Love were released as singles thereafter. Bolton on his Bolton Swings Sinatra album cover Michael Bolton (born Michael Bolotin in New Haven, Connecticut, February 26, 1953) is an American pop, rock and adult contemporary singer-songwriter known for his soft rock ballads and powerful singing voice. ... Diane Warren (born Diane Eve Warren on September 7, 1956 in Van Nuys, California) is an American songwriter. ...


As an appreciation to his fans in Asia, Tommy released another album, A Friend To Rely On in Asia. It contains the duet with Sally Yeh as mentioned above as well as a remake of Nik Kershaw's Wouldn't It Be Good and a song penned with Donna DeLory (Madonna's backup singer) called Heaven In Your Eyes. As house music was the current trend, the upbeat songs were produced in such form. Nik Kershaw Nik Kershaw (Born Nicholas David Kershaw on March 1, 1958) is an English singer-songwriter, popular during the 1980s. ... Madonna Louise Ciccone (born August 16, 1958), better known worldwide by only her first name, is an iconic American pop singer, songwriter, musician, record and film producer, dancer, actress, author, and peace advocate whose level of fame and success has earned her superstar status for over two decades. ...


Before releasing his next album, Time, Tommy even replaced Donny Osmond for 3 months in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. The cover to Donny Osmonds 2005 album What I Meant to Say. ... Andrew Lloyd Webber (publicity portrait). ... Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - Broadway theater production promotional poster from 1991. ...


Tommy concentrated on releasing his other albums after that in Asia, especially when he was no longer signed to Sire Records but to Pony Canyon Records instead. He recorded more duets with Asian singers like Liz Kong (from Hong Kong) and Amy Mastura (from Malaysia).


In fact, his latest album, Ten Til Midnight is only available for sale on-line.


In 2003 he put out a DVD collection of his music videos which is on sale through his website www.tommy-page.com. He is currently working as VP of A&R in a major US record label.


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A Tommy Page Web Page 3 (835 words)
Tommy Page was born Thomas Alden Page on May 24, 1970 in West Caldwell, New Jersy.
Tommy signed to Sire/Warner Brothers Records and recorded his self-titled debut album which included the lead-off disco/dance single "TURNING ME ON," the adult contemporary smash follow-up "A SHOULDER TO CRY ON," which not only became his signature song, but also became his first American top 40 hit.
A return to the sound his of his first album, a full-on embrace of dance club music entitled Ten Til Midnight, one seller auctioned off a mystery copy and fans bid fast and furious to get their hands on this copy.
Tommy Page - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (650 words)
Tommy Page, full name Thomas Alden Page, is an American singer born May 24, 1970 in Glen Ridge, New Jersey.
Tommy was barely 16 when he used to be a cloakroom attendant in a popular New York nightclub called Nell's, taking the coats of stars like Whitney Houston, Rob Lowe and the Beastie Boys.
Tommy concentrated on releasing his other albums after that in Asia, especially when he was no longer signed to Sire Records but to Pony Canyon Records instead.
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