Dee Anthony, who began a 40-year music managing career representing neighborhood friend Jerry Vale in the 1950s and later worked for Tony Bennett, Peter Frampton and other popular artists, died Sunday in Norwalk, Conn. He was 83.
Anthony was Frampton's manager when the singer-guitarist released the wildly successful "Frampton Comes Alive" album in 1976. He also represented British acts such as Traffic, Jethro Tull and Joe Cocker when they first came to the United States in the mid- 1960s.
Born Anthony D'Addario, he grew up …