Johnny Mercer



Johnny Mercer

Rating
Active
1930 to 1976
Born
November 18, 1909 in Savannah
Died
June 25, 1976
Location
Savannah, Georgia, United States
Genres
Pop
Biography
John Herndon Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) was an American lyricist, songwriter and singer. He was also a record label executive, who co-founded Capitol Records with music industry businessman Buddy DeSylva and Glenn E. Wallichs. He is best known as a tin pan alley lyricist, but he also composed music. He was also a popular singer who recorded his own songs as well as those written by others. From the mid-1930s through the mid-1950s, many of the songs Mercer wrote and performed were among the most popular hits of the time.

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Moon River

Moon River

Johnny Mercer November 17, 2017

27 Tracks

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (Original Soundtrack) [1954]

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (Original Soundtrack) [1954]

Johnny Mercer December 17, 2013

13 Tracks

Strip Polka

Strip Polka

Johnny Mercer May 22, 2012

19 Tracks

One for My Baby

One for My Baby

Johnny Mercer February 7, 2012

14 Tracks

The Capitol Vaults Collection

The Capitol Vaults Collection

Johnny Mercer January 1, 2011

56 Tracks

Clint Eastwood Presents: Johnny Mercer

Clint Eastwood Presents: Johnny Mercer "The Dream's on Me"

Johnny Mercer December 7, 2009

17 Tracks

Two of a Kind

Two of a Kind

Bobby Darin July 26, 2005

12 Tracks

St. Louis Woman (1998 Original New York Cast Recording)

St. Louis Woman (1998 Original New York Cast Recording)

Johnny Mercer January 1, 1998

21 Tracks

St. Louis Woman

St. Louis Woman

Johnny Mercer January 1, 1998

21 Tracks

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