Asa "Al Jolson" Yoelson (born to Jewish immigrants Moshe Reuben Yoelson and Naomi Etta Cantor - the original family name was Hesselson - in Seredžius, Lithuania on May 26, 1885 or 1886, and died in San Francisco, California on October 23, 1950) was an American singer. He was one of the most popular entertainers of the first half of the 20th century. Early life and career. The Best Of Al Jolson.
Start your music shopping from All About Jazz and you'll support us in the process. Learn how. About Al Jolson. Listening to him live then talking to him after the show left a strong impression on me. The best show I ever attended was Charles Mingus Big Band - Under the Fez (when the sessions were still happening at that venue in NYC). The first jazz record I bought was Kind of Blue by Miles Davis. and listen! Show less.
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The Best Of Al Jolson. Released by Red Cab Records Oct 2010 20 Tracks. The Best Of Al Jolson is a English album released on Oct 2010. The Best Of Al Jolson Album has 20 songs sung by Al Jolson. Listen to all songs in high quality & download The Best Of Al Jolson songs on Gaana. attr("src", $('. de tp.
While some may with good reason prefer his earliest recorded performances (a mysterious body of work comprising the true and magical heart of the Jolson legacy), Al Jolson's Decca recordings from 1945-1949 represent the mature culmination of decades spent perfecting one of the best-known acts in all of show business. Listening through 28 tracks one might marvel at the sheer pungency of the man's voice and the forceful nature of his dramatic delivery. Swanee," originally backed with "April Showers," in some ways represents the artistic high point of this "best-of" compilation. A handful of guests crop up here and there, including Bing Crosby, the Mills Brothers, and the great Jimmy Durante. All giggles and gags aside, Jolson had a beautiful lower register hidden behind that showy nasality so cheerfully lampooned by Mel Blanc and subsequent teams of comedic impersonators.
Artist Al Jolson Title Al Jolson Best of Release Date 2000-05-22 Label: EMI Records Number of Discs 1. The Best Of - Al Jolson (Album). Zoom The Best Of - Al Jolson (Album). I'm Sitting On Top of the World - Al Jolson (. 1). Swanee - Al Jolson (. 4). Avalon - Al Jolson (. 9) Al Jolson - Songs He Made Famous Vol 1 Part 2 7" EP (1957). AL JOLSON - YOU MADE ME LOVE YOU Album Vinyl MUP 324 MCA. Condition is used%0a %0a All of our vinyl records may have minor marks/scuffs to sleeve and record. Any major flaws will be noted.