Mary Ford

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... read moreBorn Iris Colleen Summers on July 7, 1924, in Pasadena, CA, singer Mary Ford is best known for her work with husband/legendary guitarist Les Paul. The pair met in the late '40s (while Ford was a country singer), and quickly began reeling off a string of hit jazz standards, their biggest hit being...

Key songs

Mary Ford
How High The Moon
2:08
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Tiger Rag
2:10
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The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
2:17
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I'm A Fool To Care
2:00
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Lady Of Spain
1:52

Biography

Active: 1940s-1950s
Country Of origin: United States of America
Member of: Mary Ford & Les Paul

Born Iris Colleen Summers on July 7, 1924, in Pasadena, CA, singer Mary Ford is best known for her work with husband/legendary guitarist Les Paul. The pair met in the late '40s (while Ford was a country singer), and quickly began reeling off a string of hit jazz standards, their biggest hit being "How High the Moon." From 1953 through 1960, Paul and Ford hosted their very own television program, The Les Paul and Mary Ford at Home Show, while the duo continued to record together until they divorced in 1964. Ford passed away on September 30, 1977. ~ Greg Prato~ Rovi

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