Doc Pomus

Doc Pomus

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jerome Solon Felder, better known as Doc Pomus (June 27, 1925 - March 14, 1991), was a twentieth-century American blues singer and songwriter. He is best known as the lyricist of many rock and roll hits. Pomus was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in the category of non-performer in 1992. He was also inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1992. and the Blues Hall of Fame. Born Jerome Solon Felder in 1925 in Brooklyn, New York, his parents were Jewish immigrants. Felder became a fan of the blues after hearing Big Joe Turner on record. After having had polio as a boy, he used crutches for walking. Due to post-polio syndrome, exacerbated by an accident, Felder eventually used a wheelchair.show more

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  • Paperback | 108 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 7mm | 168g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135806637
  • 9786135806632