THIS IS AN AUTHENTICALLY AUTOGRAPHED LP BY STEVE ALLEN..
STEVE ALLEN'S FUNNY FONE CALLS(DOT MONO DLP 3472)PHOTO COVER IS SIGNED BY STEVE ALLEN. TRACKS: CALLING THE AUTO CLUB, CALL TO EDDIE, SHARE THE RIDE, CALL TO SEATTLE, WANTED, SINGER WANTED, FOR SALE, ARTHUR GOLDSTEIN'S MOTHER. CONDITION OF THE VINYL,COVER, AND AUTOGRAPH IS VERY GOOD.
Steve Allen, born Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen (December 26, 1921 – October 30, 2000) was an American television personality, musician, actor, comedian and writer. Though he got his start in radio, Allen is best known for his television career. He first gained national attention as a guest host on Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts. He graduated to become the first host of The Tonight Show, where he was instrumental in innovating the concept of the television talk show. Thereafter he hosted numerous game and variety shows, including the Steve Allen Show, I've Got a Secret, The New Steve Allen Show and was a regular panel member on CBS's What's My Line?.
Allen was also known as a prolific composer, having penned over 10,000 songs, one of which was recorded by Perry Como and Margaret Whiting. Allen won a Grammy award in 1963 for best jazz composition with his song The Gravy Waltz. Allen addiitonally wrote more than 50 books. He has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.