Mel Tormé



Mel Tormé

Rating
Active
1933 to 1996
Born
September 13, 1925 in Chicago
Died
June 5, 1999
Location
Florida, United States
Biography
Melvin Howard Tormé (September 13, 1925 - June 5, 1999), nicknamed The Velvet Fog, was an American musician, best known as a singer of jazz standards. He was also a jazz composer and arranger, drummer, and actor in radio, film, and television, and the author of five books. He composed the music for the classic holiday song "The Christmas Song" ("Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire") and co-wrote the lyrics with Bob Wells. Early years: Melvin Howard Tormé was born in Chicago, Illinois, to immigrant Russian Jewish parents, whose surname had been Torma.
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Top Songs by Mel Tormé


I've Got You Under My Skin - Studio Rio Version

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Christmas Song

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

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Putting on the Ritz

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Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)

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Too Darn Hot

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Too Darn Hot

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Something's Gotta Give

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Try a Little Tenderness

Try a Little Tenderness

Mel Tormé May 30, 2016

16 Tracks

Instant Party

Instant Party

Mel Tormé July 5, 2015

14 Tracks

Mel Torme's California Suite

Mel Torme's California Suite

Mel Tormé February 1, 2015

13 Tracks

Prelude to a Kiss

Prelude to a Kiss

Mel Tormé October 5, 2014

13 Tracks

Blues in the Night

Blues in the Night

Mel Tormé September 3, 2013

20 Tracks

Songs for Any Taste (Remastered 2013)

Songs for Any Taste (Remastered 2013)

Mel Tormé August 27, 2013

10 Tracks

London Sessions

London Sessions

Mel Tormé February 1, 2013

8 Tracks

The Quintet & Beyond Volume One

The Quintet & Beyond Volume One

Mel Tormé April 2, 2012

50 Tracks

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