“This website is dedicated to the man who was known as The World’s Greatest Entertainer, a superstar before the word was coined, and whose musical heritage created much of the entertainment industry we know today. With text, photos, music and more, here is the source to learn about Al Jolson, the master showman of American theatre, whose career spanned fifty years of American Music history.”
There are five sections to this site: The Man, His Works, Al Jolson Sings Again, Friends and Links, and the Al Jolson Society.
We’ll be taking a look at the first three sections and if you have time you can check out the rest.
Al Jolson The Man — Here you can learn all about Al Jolson from his career to his love life, to his children, and what he left behind for the world. Comprised of interesting biographical sketches of this man who was multi-talented and happy to sing.
Al Jolson His Works — Here you can find the vast majority of Jolson’s recorded work from films to sound recordings.
Al Jolson Sings Again — this where you can find out when something Jolson is going to be broadcasted on TV as well as what musicals and such have something to do with Jolson. Whether it’s a song he sang or wrote, or if he was part of the era.
This is a very rich site dedicated to Al Jolson. Learn more about this great entertainer today!