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Mort Shuman ( November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ...November 12, 1936 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...1936 _ November 2 is the 306th day of the year (307th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 59 days remaining. ...November 2, 1991 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...1991) was an The United States of America — also referred to as the United States, the U.S.A., the U.S., America¹, the States, or (archaically) Columbia — is a federal republic of 50 states located primarily in central North America (with the exception of two states: Alaska and Hawaii). ...American singer and songwriter.

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Mort Shuman & Doc Pomus

Shuman was born in For other meanings, see Brooklyn (disambiguation). ...Brooklyn, New York and studied music at the New York Conservatory. He became a fan of Rhythm and blues (or R & B) is a musical marketing term introduced in the United States in the late 1940s by Billboard magazine. ...R&B music and after he met Doc Pomus (January 27, 1925 _ March 14, 1991) was a blues singer and songwriter, active throughout the 20th century. ...Doc Pomus the two teamed up to composee for Aldon Music at offices in This is an article about New York City; see also NYC, New York, and New York, New York. ...New York City's The Brill Building in the United States is located at 1619 Broadway, in New York City, New York. ...Brill Building. Their songwriting collabortion saw Pomus write the lyrics and Shuman the music although occasionaly they worked on both. Their compositions would be recorded by artists such as Dion DiMucci was born July 18, 1939 in the Bronx, New York, United States. ...Dion, Bobby Darin (May 14, 1936–December 20, American teen idols of the late 1950s. ...Bobby Darin, Fabian (born February 6, 1943) was an American teen idol of the late 1950s and early 1960s. ...Fabian, This article is about the American band. ...The Drifters, and Elvis Aron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977), also known as The King of Rock and Roll, or as just simply The King, was an American singer who had an immeasurable effect on world culture. ...Elvis Presley, among others.


With the advent of the The British Invasion was an influx of rock and roll performers from the United Kingdom who became popular in the United States in 1964 ending the years immediately afterward. ...British invasion, they moved to London — containing the City of London — is the capital of the United Kingdom and of England and a major world city. With over seven million inhabitants (Londoners) in Greater London area, it is amongst the most densely populated areas in Western Europe. ...London where they penned songs for a number of British musicians. After the partnership with Doc Pomus ended in 1965, Shuman moved to The Eiffel Tower has become the symbol of Paris throughout the world. ...Paris, France where he wrote songs for French rocker Johnny Hallyday Johnny Hallyday (born June 15, 1943) is a French singer and actor. ...Johnny Hallyday and embarked on his own recording career. In 1968, he translated the French lyrics of For other uses, see Belgium (disambiguation). ...Belgian composer Jacques Brel ( April 8, 1929 – October 9, 1978) was a Belgian French_speaking author_composer with such strong power of expression in his lyrics that many consider him a poet as well. ...Jacques Brel that he would eventually use to write, produce and star in a highly successful Off_Broadway refers to plays or musicals performed in New York City in smaller theatres than Broadway, but larger than Off_Off_Broadway, productions. ...off_Broadway production he titled "Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living In Paris."


He was elected to the The Songwriters Hall of Fame is an arm of the National Academy of Popular Music. ...Songwriters Hall of Fame.


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Mort Shuman - Biography - AOL Music (315 words)
Shuman started penning lyrics at 18 and found success when his songs such as "Surrender" were recorded by Elvis.
Shuman also became a star in his own right in France when several of his French language songs (filtered through a New York accent) became hits.
In 1991, shortly before undertaking a musical based on his life, Shuman died at the age of 52 in a London hospital from complications due to a liver operation.
Mort Shuman | Biography | MTV (352 words)
Shuman started penning lyrics at 18 and found success when his songs such as "Surrender" were recorded by Elvis.
Shuman also became a star in his own right in France when several of his French language songs (filtered through a New York accent) became hits.
In 1991, shortly before undertaking a musical based on his life, Shuman died at the age of 52 in a London hospital from complications due to a liver operation.
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