Johnny Marks

Johnny Marks
Real name
John D. Marks
Born
November 10, 1909
Died
September 3, 1985
Country
United States
IPI
00019666559
Comments
Songwriter whose specialty was popular Christmas songs, although he was Jewish.
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Songs written by Johnny Marks

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Johnny Marks Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment November 1949 Covered by (472 artists)
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree Johnny Marks Brenda Lee November 1958 Covered by (235 artists)
A Holly Jolly Christmas Johnny Marks The Quinto Sisters 1964 Covered by (98 artists)
Run Rudolph Run Marvin Lee Broadie, Johnny Marks Chuck Berry November 1958 Covered by (91 artists)
Silver and Gold Johnny Marks Burl Ives 1964 Covered by (18 artists)
Most Wonderful Day of the Year Johnny Marks Videocraft Chorus 1964 Covered by (6 artists)
Address Unknown Johnny Marks, Dedette Lee Hill, Carmen Lombardo Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians 1939 Covered by (5 artists)
Cane Bottom Chair Johnny Marks, Willard Robison Ray McKinley and His Orchestra May 1950 Covered by (2 artists)
There's Always Tomorrow Johnny Marks Janis Orenstein Covered by (2 artists)
We're a Couple of Misfits Johnny Marks Billie Mae Richards, Paul Soles 1964 Covered by Grave Robber
We Are Santa's Elves Johnny Marks Santa's Elves 1964 Covered by Kustard Kings

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day Johnny Marks Christmas Bells Bing Crosby Covered by (53 artists)
The Night Before Christmas Song Johnny Marks A Visit from St. Nicholas Rosemary Clooney & Gene Autrry with Carl Cotner's Orchestra Covered by The Ames Brothers