Sammy Davis Jr. recorded “Baretta’s Theme (Keep Your Eye On The Sparrow)” in 1975. Baretta was a detective series that ran on CBS from 1975 to 1978. Davis was going through a transition in his career, having recently signed a contract with 20th Century Records. It was a new era
[youtube id=”qu8AV81ANTw”] This is the first trailer for the documentary Sammy Davis Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me. Â Davis was a child prodigy who became famous in Las Vegas after having a hit record, starring on Broadway having his own TV show and being in the Rat Pack film Ocean’s 11.
Lionel Richie is co-producing a biopic about the late Sammy Davis Jr. with Mike Menchel and Lorenzo di Bonaventura. The movie is based on the 1965Â memoir, Yes I Can: The Story Of Sammy Davis Jr., written by Davis, Burt Boyar and his wife Jane. Davis grew up in the world