Vic Franklyn

Vic Franklyn

Famous for his TV show in the 1970's in Toronto, Canada . He is called the Canadian 'Frank Sinatra'.

Little of Vic's early years have been published, in fact there's now very little information on his career. However, even today, years after the height of his fame Vic is still loved and his recordings treasured.

Vic's voice was rich with tonal likeness to the 'Rat Pack' crooners headed by Frank Sinatra. He was often called the 'Canadian Sinatra'. This son of Wales, born (Lyn Evans) in Aberdare became an adopted son of Canada and his talent was included within the 'Canadian Talent Library Trust', a non-profit trust that produced a major series of recordings between 1962 and 1985 by Canadian artists and of Canadian compositions. This organisation gained a huge boost in 1970 due to new regulations in Canada. This legislation was designed to promote Canadian performing arts. From here Vic's career was cast.


Vic Franklyn Discography Tracks


CEL 1897 Vic Franklyn After All Is Said And Done(LP) Celebration CEL 1897 Canada 1974 Sell This Version
Vic Franklyn Leave Tenderly (Album) Birchmount Canada 1975 Sell This Version
TSS 002 Vic Franklyn Sixty Minutes With Vic Franklyn(LP, Promo) United Artists Records TSS 002 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
UALA 713G Vic Franklyn Friends(LP) United Artists Records UALA 713G Canada Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

UAXW 808Y Vic Franklyn What I Did For Love(7", Single) United Artists Records UAXW 808Y Canada 1976 Sell This Version
SM-1981 Vic Franklyn Your Place For Love / Alone(7", Single) Samantha Records (3) SM-1981 Canada 1981 Sell This Version
SM 1982 Vic Franklyn When(7", Single) Samantha Records (3) SM 1982 Canada 1981 Sell This Version
CEL 2082X Vic Franklyn Shangri-La(7", Single) Celebration CEL 2082X Canada 1989 Sell This Version
SM 1983 Vic Franklyn I Don't Wanna Be The One To See You Cry(7", Single) Samantha Records (3) SM 1983 Canada Unknown Sell This Version

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