Beginning his career by entering amateur contests and sneaking into clubs, Paul Anka has gone on to become one of the greatest songwriters in history. This year marks his 40th anniversary in show business, which he celebrates with a new album for his millions of fans around the world. He has achieved unprecedented success in every venue: stage, screen, television, and recording. His musical compositions are internationally known and have been recorded by the greatest names in the entertainment industry. Last year he set a milestone by being one of only a few artists in history to have a record on Billboard’s Top 50 charts for five consecutive decades (Billboard statistic). Anka has also been named the 21st most successful artist in Billboard’s history (Billboard statistic). He received the honor of being named one of Billboard Magazine’s most successful artists in history, putting him alongside music greats Elvis Presley and the Beatles.