83 total votes
Hoagy Carmichael

Hoagy Carmichael

Howard Hoagland "Hoagy" Carmichael was an American composer, pianist, singer, actor, and bandleader. He is best known for composing the music for "Stardust", "Georgia on My Mind", "The Nearness of You", and "Heart and Soul", four of the most-recorded American songs of all time. American composer and author Alec Wilder wrote of Carmichael in American Popular Song: The Great Innovators, 1900–1950 that he was the "most talented, inventive, sophisticated and jazz-oriented" of the hundreds of writers composing pop songs in the first half of the 20th century. ... more on Wikipedia

Hoagy Carmichael is ranked on...

#407 of 473 Which Artist Would You Bring Back From The Dead To Write One More Song? 102.4k VOTES Many of the world's greatest musicians remain highly respected even in death. The world often mourns the loss of t...
#226 of 906 These Poetic Geniuses Wrote Your Favorite Songs of All Time 338.4k VOTES If you ask anyone who has ever tried, it's tough to write one song, nevertheless a batch to be considered a songwriter. Add ...
The Locations of All Hollywood Walk of Fame Stars 401.3k VIEWS A list of stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, with photos. This list includes all television and movie stars. Acquiring a s...
#10 of 100 The Best Musical Artists From Indiana 170 VOTES Here are the best artists and bands from Indiana. Some of the biggest musical acts of all time came out of Indiana. The stat...

Hoagy Carmichael is also found on...

People On Stamps: List Of People On US Postage Famous People From Minnesota Famous People Who Died in California Famous Indiana University Bloomington Alumni Famous Indiana University Alumni List of Famous Bandleaders Famous Film Actors From Minnesota Famous Pianists from the United States Famous Male Pianists Famous People Born in 1899 Famous Male Bandleaders List of Famous Pianists Famous People Who Died of Cardiovascular Disease Laramie Cast List Gennett Records Complete Artist Roster List of Famous Bands from Bloomington All Academy Award for Best Song Winners Men On Stamps: List Of Men On US Postage Academy Award for Best Original Song Winners List Famous Indiana University School Of Law - Bloomington Alumni Full Cast of To Have And Have Not Actors/Actresses Famous Male Composers