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Full Name: DiFosco T. Ervin Jr,
Description: Vocalist, USA
Known For: "Big Dee Irwin," hit with the old 1944 Bing Crosby tune "Swinging On A Star" with Little Eva - 1963
Instruments: Voice
Music Styles: Rock
Location: NY, United States of America
Web Site: http://home.att.net/~marvy42/Pastels/pastels.html
Date Born: 8th July 1939
Location Born: New York City, New York, United States of America
Date Died: 27th August 1995
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America
Cause Of Death: Heart failure
Memorial: Erwin died in 1994. His son, David Ervin, went on to play piano professionally and was a prominent west coast studio player in the 1980s.
Summary: Things started to click for him in 1963 when he recorded a cover of "Swinging on a Star" and headed to the UK for an extended tour. The hashed song Bing Crosby hit from nineteen years earlier
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