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Johnny Mercer with Nat King Cole

Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976)

Personnel:

Johnny Mercer, vocal
Nat Cole, vocal

Most people know of Johnny Mercer as a songwriter, but he was also a singer and performer. He was also the co-founder of Capital Records.

Over his lifetime, he was involved in the writing of over 1,500.

Here’s a list of his top most performed songs:

Button Up Your Overcoat
If I Had My Druthers
That’s The Way He Does It
I Thought About You
Oh, Happy Day
I Guess I’ll Have To Change My Plan
Spring, Spring, Spring
On The Atchison Topeka And Santa Fe
Talk To Me Baby
Surprise Party l

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