Captain & Tennille

Captain & Tennille

About Captain & Tennille

Captain & Tennille are American pop music recording artists who achieved chart success as a recording duo and were previously well known as backup musicians for Elton John and Neil Sedaka. The duo consists of husband and wife "Captain" Daryl Dragon (born August 27, 1942), and Cathryn Antoinette "Toni" Tennille (born May 8, 1940). They have five albums that are certified either gold or platinum, and are best known for their singles which topped the charts in the mid-1970s and early 1980s, "Love Will Keep Us Together" and "Do That to Me One More Time." Their television variety series appeared on the ABC network in the 1976_77 season. They continue to perform occasionally with popular appeal in the Lake Tahoe resort area and enjoy the following of large numbers of fans in North America. In 1971 Toni Tennille was the co-writer of an ecology-themed musical called Mother Earth. At that time, Daryl Dragon (son of composer Carmen Dragon) was the keyboardist for The Beach Boys.

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