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Who is Al Bowlly?
Al Bowlly: Albert Allick Bowlly was a Mozambican born South African singer, songwriter, composer and band leader, who became a popular jazz crooner during the British dance band era of the 1930s and later worked in the United States. He recorded more than 1,000 records between 1927 and 1941. His most popular songs include "Midnight, the Stars and You", "Goodnight, Sweetheart", "The Very Thought of You", "Guilty" and "Love Is The Sweetest Thing".
- also known as All Bowlly; Albert Alick Bowlly; Bowlly, Al; Al Bowley; Bowley, Al
- born on (117 years ago) in Maputo
- nationality: United Kingdom
- profession: Songwriter, singer, composer, bandleader, guitarist, actor
- died on (74 years ago) in London
- albums: "The Al Bowlly Collection", "Say, Don't You Remember...?", "Love is the Sweetest Thing", "Essential Collection", "Al Bowlly With Ray Noble", "The Dance Band Years" (disc 1), "Ray Noble & Al Bowlly" (Disc 9) (Rathbone), "Ray Noble - Midnight the Stars and You, in London 1930-34", "The Very Thought of You / Little Dutch Mill", "Collection"
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by Frank Hoffmann
Al Bowlly, c. mid'30s. Courtesy David A. Jasen BOXING RECORDINGS.
The Jerome Kern Encyclopedia (2013)
by Thomas S. Hischak
Al Bowlly and Elisabeth Welch each made a notable solo recording of the song. “Tulip Time in Sing Sing” is a wry comic number from ...
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Charing Cross Mansions, 26 Charing Cross Road, WC2
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