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Margaret Whiting

Margaret Whiting
Born: Jul 22, 1924 in Detroit, MI
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Died: Jan 10, 2011 in Englewood, NJ
Genre: Pop/Rock, Jazz
Biography: Margaret Whiting was a dominant pop singer in the '40s and '50s, with a clear, striking voice and the kind of quasi-innocent sensibility that worked on such songs as "It Might as Well Be Spring" and "Moonlight in Vermont." The daughter of composer Richard Whiting (her aunt, Margaret Young, was a Brunswick ...Read full biography
Margaret Whiting Sings for the Starry-Eyed
Released: 1956
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Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book, Vol.1 & 2
Released: 1960
Label: Verve
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Given Margaret Whiting's limitations as a stylist, you certainly wouldn't expect an album of Jerome Kern-penned Broadway standards to rank among her jazziest, most lively LPs, but the great arranger Russ ...Read full review
More Margaret Whiting albums: Main Albums (16), Compilations (25)
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