Kevin Fischer is a veteran broadcaster, the recipient of over 150 major journalism awards from the Milwaukee Press Club, the Wisconsin Associated Press, the Northwest Broadcast News Association, the Wisconsin Bar Association, and others. He has been seen and heard on Milwaukee TV and radio stations for over three decades. A longtime aide to state Senate Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature, Kevin can be seen offering his views on the news on the public affairs program, "InterCHANGE," on Milwaukee Public Television Channel 10, and heard filling in on Newstalk 1130 WISN. He lives with his wife, Jennifer, and their lovely young daughter, Kyla Audrey, in Franklin.
This week’s oldie comes from a performer they called “Mr. Excitement.”
He had charisma. He could move. And he could sing.
Following stints as a gospel singer an amateur boxer he turned to R & B, singing with Billy Ward and His Dominoes before going solo late in 1957.
Who, not so very long ago, said the following:
"I want you to be here.”
The person is a local individual.
Think about it.
Click the video to give you some time, and then we’ll provide the answer.