[JPL] Question about Norman Mapp

Larry Appelbaum jumpmonk at hotmail.com
Wed Aug 23 21:50:55 EDT 2006


>Anyone know anything about Norman Mapp? He' sgiven a composer credit on
>"Blues in Bloom" on Gigi Gryce's "Rat Race Blues" - I don't know a thing
>about this person.
>Thanks
>Peter Solomon

Norman Mapp was a singer, lyricist and songwriter. His songs were recorded 
by Gigi Gryce, Chris Connor, Betty Carter, Joe Lee Wilson, Peggy Lee and 
others. One of his most well known tunes is "Jazz (Ain't Nothin' But Soul)." 
Gigi Gryce published a number of Mapp's songs.

Larry Appelbaum
WPFW-FM




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