Music – 1985 – Pia Zadora – Star Spangle Banner – Sung At The World Heavyweight Title Fight Spinks Vs Holmes 1

Pia Zadora (born May 4, 1953) is an American actress and singer….who after working as a child actress on Broadway, in regional theater, and in the film Santa Claus Conquers the Martians (1964)….she came to national attention in 1981 when following her starring role in the highly criticized film Butterfly….for which she won a Golden Globe Award as New Star of the Year….while simultaneously winning the Golden Raspberry Award for…

Music – 1986 – Suandra Santiago – Star Spangled Banner – Sung At Mets Vs Red Sox World Series Game 3

Saundra Santiago (born April 13, 1957) is an American actress….who is best known for her role as Detective Gina Calabrese on the hit 1980’s television show Miami Vice…..while also spending three years playing the role of crime boss Carmen Santos on the long-running CBS soap opera Guiding Light. She appeared simultaneously in a recurring role on The Sopranos as Tony Soprano’s next door neighbor, Jeannie Cusamano, and as her…

Music – 1986 – Michael White – Star Spangled Banner – Sung At NLCS Game 1 Of Mets Vs Astros

Michael White was an aspiring opera singer….as seen in this video herewith….when he sings The Star Spangled Banner at Game 1 of the 1986 MLB National League Championship Series between the New York Mets verses the Houston Astros….who developed into a renowned “breathing coach”. Michael White knows what you’re thinking….a breathing coach? Really? No, thanks. I’ve been doing…

Music – 1985 – Reba McEntire – Star Spangled Banner – Sung At World Series Game 1 Cards Vs Royals

Reba Nell McEntire (born March 28, 1955) is an American country singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. She began her career in the music industry as a high school student singing in the Kiowa High School band,[1] on local radio shows with her siblings, and at rodeos. While a sophomore in college, she performed the National Anthem at the…

Music – 1985 – The Gatlin Brothers – Star Spangled Banner – At The WBA World Heavyweight Title Fight

In 1979, when Larry Gatlin signed with Columbia Records….he decided to officially have his brothers billed on his singles and on his albums….so that year, their name officially became “Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers”.  In October, they released the album Straight Ahead….which spawned the classic single “All the Gold in California”….which also became their biggest hit…

Music – 1985 – Marine Corp Band – Star Spangled Banner – Performed At D Day Dynamite Boxing Event

A military band is a group of personnel that performs musical duties for military functions….which is usually for the armed forces.  A typical military band consists mostly of wind and percussion instruments. The conductor of a band commonly bears the title of Bandmaster or Director of Music. Ottoman military bands are thought to be the oldest variety of military marching bands in the world….which dates back to the…

Music – 1986 – Glenn Close – Star Spangled Banner At World Series Game 1 With Red Sox Vs Mets

Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American actress, singer and producer….who is the recipient of numerous accolades including three Tony Awards….three Golden Globe Awards….three Primetime Emmy Awards….and two Screen Actors Guild Awards….and as a seven-time Academy Award nominee…. she has more nominations without a win than any other living actor….while holding the record for being the actress with the most nominations without winning. …

Music – 1985 – Larry Gatlin – Star Spangled Banner – Sung At Stanley Cup Finals – Oilers Vs Fyersl

Larry Gatlin (born May 2, 1948) is an American country and Southern gospel singer and songwriter. As part of a trio with his younger brothers Steve and Rudy.  He achieved considerable success within the country music genre….while performing on 33 top-40 singles by combining his solo recordings and those with his brothers.  As their fame grew, the band became known…

Music – 1986 – Isaac Hayes – Star Spangled Banner – Sung At Heavywht Title Of Witherspoon Vs Tubbs

Isaac Hayes (August 20, 1942 – August 10, 2008) was an American singer-songwriter, actor, voice actor and producer….who was one of the creative forces behind the Southern soul music label Stax Records….where he served both as an in-house songwriter and as a session musician and record producer….while teaming with his partner David Porter during the mid-1960’s. Hayes and Porter, along with Bill Withers,…