Johnny Mercer : the life, times, and song lyrics of our huckleberry friend

by Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976.

Format: Print Book 2009
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Johnny Mercer wrote over 1,000 songs, wrote the lyrics for several theatrical productions, co-founded Capitol Records, co-founded the Song Writers Hall of Fame, had 18 songs nominated for the Academy Award, wrote four Academy Award winning songs, had over 100 hit songs, had over 375 songs used in movies, had 13 Top Ten Hits and four Number One hits.
Additional Information
Subjects Mercer, Johnny, -- 1909-1976.
Songs -- Texts.
Lyricists -- United States -- Biography.
Popular music lyrics.
Publisher Atlanta, Ga. :Cherokee Pub.,2009
Other Titles Our huckleberry friend
Our huckleberry friend
Contributors Bach, Bob.
Mercer, Ginger.
Language English
Notes "The three sections listing Johnny Mercer's songs and his song contributions to movies and theatrical productions were reviewed, updated, and expanded by Dianne S. Thurman with assistance from Lee Maltenfort"--T.p.
Originally published: Our huckleberry friend. Secaucus, N.J. : Lyle Stuart, 1982. With additional material.
Includes filmography (p. 255-272), discography (p. 279-299), and indexes.
Description xxxv, 305 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
ISBN 9780877973751
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