Bobby Vinton is an American pop singer born in 1935 in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. He became well known for the song Blue Velvet, which made it number one on the Billboard Pop Chart. Other top ten songs he released include Blue on Blue, There! I’ve Said it Again, Mr. Lonely, Roses are Red, Please Love Me Forever, and I Love How You Love Me. Vinton has also appeared on television shows such as The Patty Duke Show, Boone, and Chance of a Lifetime. He is married to Dolores Vinton and has five children.