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Albums:

Love Is Where You Find It

So This Is Love

Just Kathryn Grayson & Howard Keel

The Sensational Kathryn Grayson & Howard Keel

Truly Kathryn & Grayson Howard Keel
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Biography:
Birth Name: Kathryn Grayson
Born: 02/09/1922
Birth Place: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
Death Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
Died: 02/17/2010

Born Zelma Kathryn Elizabeth Hedrick in Winston-Salem, NC on Feb. 9, 1922, she moved to St. Louis, MO with her family in 1927, where she later studied voice training with singer Frances Marshall of the Chicago Civic Opera. Grayson's vocal talents were evident at an early age. After moving to Los Angeles with her family for more professional training, she was signed to a contract with RCA Redseal Records at the age of 15 after a label executive heard her performing in church. Her goal during this period was the operatic stage, but it was soon squashed by MGM executive Sam Katz, who sought a rival for Universal's singing ingénue Deanna Durbin, and signed Grayson to a contract with the studio.... Continue Bio >>

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The Desert Song
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