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GENE KRUPA and REMO BIONDI <br>3 Page 1938 Songwriter's Contract with Paramount Pictures<br>Signed by Krupa, Biondi and Paramount Pictures Vice President

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A wonderful original contract typed on onion skin paper detailing the sale of the song, "Some Like it Hot", to Paramount Pictures.

Signed by Gene Krupa, Remo Biondi and the vice president of Paramount (name I can't make out).

"Some Like it Hot" has been performed by the likes of Red Norvo, Nat King Cole, Gene Krupa, Charlie Barnet and Judy Ellington.

Remo Biondi was a composer/arranger/guitarits who worked with Louis Armstrong, Gene Krupa and even played guitar with Jmmy Reed.

Gene Krupa was one of the alltime great jazz drummers, inventor of the "flash technique" emulated from everyone from Buddy Rich to KeithMoon. Krupa played with many of the early jazz greats including; Benny Goodman, Lionel Hampton, Hymie Schertzer, Ziggy Elman, Arthur Rollini, Harry James, Babe Russin, Jack Teagarden, Fletcher Henderson, Red Ballard, Billie Holiday, Bud Freeman, Joe Sullivan, and Johnny Hodges. Sal Mineo portrayed Krupa in the fiolm version of his life story.

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