1940's project

by: michael coughlin

Famous singers in the 1940's

Frank Sinatra was a very famous singer in the 1940's. His popular music was jazz and rock and roll.

He was voted best male vocalist in “billboard” and “downbeat” magazine in 1941 .In 1943 he was in the movie “Higher and higher”.



Jarreau Al, an African american jazz singer and sang and other popular music. He graduated from the university of Iowa. He graduated with a degree of psychology. He started to work in San Francisco as a rehabilitation counselor. Then he started to sing. He started to sing in clubs.