Mike Melvoin

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Birthday
10, 1937
Birthplace
Wisconsin
Death Date
Feb 22, 2012 (74)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
10, 1937
Birthplace
Wisconsin
Death Date
Feb 22, 2012 (74)

About

Chairman and president of The Recording Academy. He worked with Frank Sinatra, John Lennon, and The Beach Boys.

Before Fame

He was an English major at Dartmouth College from which he graduated in 1959.

Trivia

His number All or Nothing At All from his album It's Always You earned him a 2003 Grammy Award nomination for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo.

Family Life

He fathered Wendy of the famous music duo Wendy & Lisa.

Associated With

He was a performer on Tom Waits' first live album Nighthawks at the Diner from 1975.