Gene Lees

Born 8 February 1928. Died 22 April 2010
Gene Lees
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1928-02-08
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Gene Lees

Gene Lees Biography (Wikipedia)

Frederick Eugene John "Gene" Lees (February 8, 1928 – April 22, 2010) was a Canadian music critic, biographer, lyricist, and journalist. Lees worked as a newspaper journalist in his native Canada before moving to the United States, where he was a music critic and lyricist. His lyrics for Antonio Carlos Jobim's "Corcovado" (released as "Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars"), have been recorded by such notable singers as Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Queen Latifah, and Diana Krall.

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Gonna Blow Out The Lamp
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