Chart Position: 36

  • Written and originally recorded by Domenico Modugno (1958)
  • English lyrics by Mitchell Parish
  • Originally performed by Domenico Modugno at the 1958 San Remo festival; selected that year as Italy’s entry into the Eurovision contest
  • Volare is Latin/Italian for ‘To Fly’
  • Also recorded by Dean Martin, Bobby Rydell, King Gypsys, McGuire Sisters and many more

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