#551831 Overall Influence

Hoagy Carmichael

American composer, pianist, singer, actor and bandleader

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Hoagland Howard Carmichael was an American songwriter, musician, actor, singer and attorney. American composer and author Alec Wilder described Carmichael as the "most talented, inventive, sophisticated and jazz-oriented of all the great craftsmen" of pop songs in the first half of the 20th century. Carmichael was one of the most successful Tin Pan Alley songwriters of the 1930s, and was among the first singer-songwriters in the age of mass media to utilize new communication technologies such as television, electronic microphones, and sound recordings.

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Indiana University

University system, Indiana, U.S.

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#26665 World Rank
Law