Harry Prime

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Harry Prime (born March 5, 1920[1]) is a Big Band vocalist who performed from the late forties through the mid-fifties.[2]

Prime was a featured vocalist with the orchestras of Randy Brooks, Tommy Dorsey, Jack Fina and Ralph Flanagan.

Music career[edit]

Prime recorded nearly 100 songs in the '40s and '50s, including "Until," a million-seller with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra.[3] "Until" peaked at number four in the US charts. [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Harry Prime". allaboutjazz.com. Retrieved 14 July 2014. 
  2. ^ Rubin, Daniel. Daniel Rubin: At 90, big-band singer Harry Prime gets another encore, Philly.com, Philadelphia, 17 December 2010. Retrieved on 2011-01-19.
  3. ^ Rubin, Daniel. Daniel Rubin: At 90, big-band singer Harry Prime gets another encore, Philly.com, Philadelphia, 17 December 2010. Retrieved on 2011-01-19.
  4. ^ [1]

External links[edit]