Look up artist Brooks, Mel


Name: Brooks, Mel
Born: June 28, 1926 (New York, NY)
Note: Born "Melvin James Kaminsky"

Songs written or composed


Title: 21,000 Doctors
Author: Brooks, Mel
Author: Reiner, Carl
Genre: Humorous/Skit
Subject: Children/Doctors/Accountants/Occupation
Additional song notes: Excerpt from "2013 Year Old Man" [See Alb 103(a)]

Recording:


On album: R-024(a)
Track ID: 2613
Artist: Brooks, Mel
Artist: Willens, Rita Jacobs
Artist: Reiner, Carl
First line: Now, you've had 42,000 children...
Track comment: From "2000 and Thirteen" Warner Bros LP BS 2741
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word

Title: The Inquisition
Author: Brooks, Mel
Genre: Humorous (Supposedly)/Novelty
Subject: Inquisition/Torture/Conversion/Marranos/Pain/Confession/

Recording:


On album: N-031(a)
Track ID: 33810
Artist: Brooks, Mel
First line: The Inquisition, lets begin, the Inquisition, look out sin, we have our mission
Language: English
Style: Swing
Length: 4:33

Title: 2013 Year Old Man (Pt. 1)
Author: Reiner, Carl
Author: Brooks, Mel
Genre: Humorous/Spoken Word/Skits
Subject: Free Ranging

Recording:


On album: B-103(a)
Track ID: 36629
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word

Other tracks with this artist


Title: 2013 Year Old Man (Pt. 2)
Genre: Humorous/Spoken Word/Skits
Subject: Free Ranging
On album: B-103(a)
Track ID: 34425
Artist: Brooks, Mel
Artist: Reiner, Carl
Audio: Freedman Sound Archives at Penn Libraries (temporarily unavailable)
Language: English
Style: Spoken Word

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