Alan Paul

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Alan Paul
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Manhattan Transfer, second from right Alan Paul
Background information

(1949-11-23) November 23, 1949 (age 64)
Newark, New Jersey

United States
Genres A capella
Occupations actor
Instruments Vocals
Associated acts The Manhattan Transfer

Alan Paul (born November 23, 1949, Newark, New Jersey) is a Grammy Award- winning singer and composer, best known as one of the founding members of the current incarnation of the vocal group The Manhattan Transfer.[1] He played Teen Angel and Johnny Casino in the original Broadway cast of Grease where he introduced the songs "Beauty School Dropout" and "Born to Hand Jive". As a child, he appeared in the original Broadway cast of Oliver!. He released a solo CD Another Place and Time in 2003. He also provided Dino Spumoni's singing voice on the animated television series Hey Arnold!.


  1. ^ Carr, Ian; Fairweather, Digby; Priestley, Brian (2004-04-26). The rough guide to jazz. Rough Guides. pp. 99–. ISBN 978-1-84353-256-9. Retrieved 3 July 2011. 

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