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Sugar (Album Version)
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Texas And Pacific

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b. 3 July 1915, East Boston, Massachusetts, USA, d. 10 August 1976, Dallas, Texas, USA. As a child Gray first studied violin and later composing and arranging. At the age of 12 he played in the Boston Junior Symphony Orchestra. In the mid-30s he was hired by Artie Shaw, for whom he wrote several charts, including ‘Any Old Time', which featured Billie Holiday, ‘What Is This Thing Called Love?' and ‘Begin The Beguine', one of Shaw's most popular recordings. In 1939 he left Shaw fo... Read more

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