January 23rd, 2009, 09:12 AM
Join Date: May 2005
Joe Russo on The Valor
This was the next to the last performance Joe did. We did a B2B and he was Elvis in the second one. It didn't go as well, and he wasn't that happy with it. He has won Garth several times in the past.
Hope you enjoy.
Luanne, Jim and Josh
January 23rd, 2009, 09:26 AM
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: On the lido deck with drink of the day
I hope you don't mind I put a youtube link on this. He had a really excellent voice.
One part age; three parts liquor!
Freedom of the Seas 2012
Carnival Splendor 2010
Carnival Freedom 2008
Carnival Elation 2007
Celebrity Infinity 2006
Carnival Ecstasy 2005
Carnival Paradise 2004
Star Princess 2002
Viking Serenade 1994
January 23rd, 2009, 09:33 AM
Join Date: May 2005
Don't mind at all!!!!!
January 23rd, 2009, 10:00 AM
Join Date: Aug 2000
I was tappin my foot, singin along, and grinin
Trip, with her book & tea!
Chat Hostess & Board Moderator
January 23rd, 2009, 10:08 AM
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: You're Looking At Me
I really enjoyed that!
Thank you for sharing Joe with us.
I took the liberty of putting a direct, YouTube, link in your post so it will be easier for others to also appreciate his wonderful talent.
Cruisemates Community Leader/Moderator
"There is a great difference between being well traveled and just having been to many places." ~Me
"Fear is the assassin of dreams." ~Me
January 23rd, 2009, 10:44 AM
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Caribou River, Nova Scotia
What a wonderful talent, and so entertaining..thanks for sharing Luanne.
January 23rd, 2009, 10:46 AM
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: Greater Tampa Bay area (south of the BIG BRIDGE!)
What a treasure that video is to you now. Little did you know when it was taken that it would be the last......one to hold onto dearly. Most people don't have that luxury......and we thank you for sharing Joe's talent with us. May this video bring you much comfort as your hearts heal.
January 23rd, 2009, 11:10 AM
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Hot Springs Village, AR
Thanks for sharing, Luanne. What a talent Joe had, the memory of this performance will be with you forever.
January 23rd, 2009, 11:47 AM
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Tidewater, Va.
Thanks for sharing that with us,,,I really enjoyed it.
Now I'll be singing that song in my head all day
"Attitude is determined by latitude"
Geoff Peterson for President.
January 23rd, 2009, 12:12 PM
Join Date: Sep 2006
I agree, that song will be in my head all day long now
good performance, thanks for sharing.
*Carnival: Victory 5/13~5/20/2012; Glory 3/13~3/20/11, Freedom 7/26~8/2 09; Destiny 10/30~11/3 '08, 3/2~3/9 '08; Victory 4/15~4/22 '07; Valor 3/5~3/12 '06; Holiday 7/31-8/4 '04; Imagination 6/24~6/29 '02 *Celebrity Equinox 5/14~5/24 '10 *RCI Brilliance OT Seas 6/10~6/22 '08 *Regal Empress 6/16~6/18 '05
January 23rd, 2009, 01:09 PM
Join Date: Oct 2007
What a handsome young man and what a great voice.
Thank you so much for sharing this with us. I too will be singing this song all day.
Prayers to you for strength each day.
January 23rd, 2009, 04:18 PM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Asheville NC
You go Joe! Thanks for letting us into his world a little.
January 23rd, 2009, 05:19 PM
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Pocono Mountains PA
Thanks for sharing that with us Luanne. He was a very talented young man
Monarch of the Seas 3-92
Celebrity Century 7-96
Dawn Princess 2-97
Enchantment of the Seas 11-98
Rhapsody of the Seas 8-99
CCL Inspiration 8-08, 8-11
CCL Valor 1-09
CCL Glory 11-09
January 23rd, 2009, 05:35 PM
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Tacoma, WA
What a great thing to have & keep.....memories are the greatest........
Thanks for sharing Luanne.........
January 23rd, 2009, 10:13 PM
Join Date: Jul 2008
We so enjoyed Joe's George Straite, you should be so proud. What a fun tribute you can hang onto. Prayers continue to be sent your way.
January 23rd, 2009, 10:26 PM
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Houston aka Space City, Texas, USA
Luanne, Joe lives on!!
Cruised more times than I can remember.
Good people sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Courage and perserverance have a magical talisman; before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into the air.
Pick your company wisely! Hang around people who are going to help you become all God created you to be.