Posts Tagged ‘Johnny Mercer’

Margaret Whiting Obituary

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

OBITUARY

Margaret Whiting dies at 86; pop singer mentored by Johnny Mercer

 

 

 

In a career that spanned seven decades, Margaret Whiting recorded more than 700 songs, including ‘That Old Black Magic’ and ‘Come Rain or Come Shine,’ and had a dozen gold records.

 

By Don Heckman
Special to the Los Angeles Times
January 13, 2011

 

Margaret Whiting, a pop singer for television, film, cabaret and Broadway whose recordings of such standards as “That Old Black Magic” and “Come Rain or Come Shine” sold millions of copies in the 1940s and ’50s, has died. She was 86.

 

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Johnny Mercer’s 100th Birthday

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

100th BIRTHDAY

Johnny Mercer

 

 Johnny Mercer

 

AMERICAN LYRICIST AND SONGWRITER

 

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