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Paul Anka: 9 things we learned from his new autobiography Add to ...

How did Paul Anka go about writing an autobiography? Well, naturally, he did it his way. The former teen-pop phenom, with My Way, recalls his career through a rich barrage of stories and observations, from his Ottawa beginnings to his still-active present (which includes the simultaneous release of a new album Duets). Speaking of duets, the book was written with David Dalton, founding editor of Rolling Stone magazine and an award-winning biographer. Together, Anka and Dalton answer questions, including the following doozies.