Donna Summer (birth name LaDonna Adrian Gaines) was born on Saturday, December 18, 1948 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA and she is a famous musician.
Biography and Career:
Born on New Year's Eve-1948 in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, Donna is an American singer and songwriter earning the title "The Queen of Disco. She sang in church, and in her teens joined a psychedelic rock group called The Crow, so named because Summer was the only black member of the group.
In 1971, Summer released a single in Europe titled "Sally Go 'Round The Roses", her first solo recording. Summer married Austrian actor Helmuth Sommer
In the summer of 1975, Summer approached Moroder and Bellotte with an idea for a song. In 1978 Summer acted in the film Thank God It's Friday and
released the single "Last Dance". The song brought Summer her third Gold US million-selling single, reaching number 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 and resulting in her first Grammy win. In 1979, Summer released the landmark double album Bad Girls. Bad Girls became. In 2009 she performed at the famous Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway in honor of US President Obama.
Birth name: LaDonna Adrian Gaines
Also known as: Donna Gaines
Born: December 31, 1948 (age 61)
Occupations: Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Instruments: Vocals, Piano
Height: 5' 7" (170 cm)
Being born on Dec 18, Donna is a Sagittarius.
Donna dated Francesco Scavullo. and amongst other amorous encounters was Bruce Sudano.
Why is Donna Summer famous?
She won one Oscar Award for the "Last Dance" song, Two Golden Globe Award nominations (one win for "Last Dance" song) and Twelve Grammy Award nominations, amongst many others.
Why do we like her?
We like her because she is a great disco music singer.
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