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Albums

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Full list of albums by Mel Lewis, including tracks, album cover photos and lyrics.

Songs

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List of top 10 songs by Mel Lewis. Full list of songs by Mel Lewis including albums. Mel Lewis Discography. Complete list of Mel Lewis songs. Music by Mel Lewis, including lyrics and music videos.
Song TitleYear Released *Song Rank
Grey Flannel 1957 683,648
Charlie's Cavern 1957 939,934
You Took Advantage of Me 1957 927,369
Jazz Goes to Siwash 1957 1,114,510
Dont Git Sassy (Live) (1994 Remix) 1,060,343
El Co 2006 1,114,509
Brookside 1957 1,017,875
Mel Lewis-Rhythm -
A Child Is Born 1,017,873
Big Dipper (with Thad Jones & Sonny Lester) 1,147,949
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)

Music Videos

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List of music videos for all major Mel Lewis songs.

Filmography

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Selected list of Mel Lewis film and TV show credits.

Acting Credits

1958
Jazz Musician: Drums

Music Department Credits

1976
People, People, People (Short Film)
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1967
Point Blank (1967)
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1959
Johnny Staccato (1959) (TV Show)
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Self

1989
In Performance at the White House: The House I Live in 1 (TV Movie)
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1956
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show (1956) (TV Show)
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First Name
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Age
60 (age at death)
Date of Birth
Date of Death
Star Sign
Occupation
Musician, bandleader
Genre
Jazz
Music Genre
Year(s) Active
1954–1990
Music Style
Music Mood
Instrument
Instrument
Drums
Labels
Nimbus Records
Telarc
Atlantic
Solid State Records
A&M
Philadelphia International
VSOP
Blue Note
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Biography

Mel Lewis (May 10, 1929 – February 2, 1990) was the stage name of an American drummer, jazz musician and bandleader. During his life, Lewis was a prominent solo performer, and a professor at William Paterson University, during which time he also authored a book on the art of drumming. In addition, Lewis extended his talents as session musician. Throughout his life he garnered fourteen Grammy nominations.

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