Definition of crooner
: one that croons; especially : a singer of popular songs
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Long before Bella Hadid and Kendall Jenner were posing on yachts and jet skis in barely-there, high-cut bikinis, R&B crooner Sisqó was singing about his love of thongs and white sand beaches.
On Tuesday, Forbes released the 2017 list of the World’s Highest-Paid Country Music Stars, with the top 10 crooners earning a total of $366 million this year.
Tony Bennett and Dudamel The crooner joins the LA Phil for a selection of his classic songs; program also includes works by Verdi, Puccini and Mancini.
Highlights from the 2017 line-up include the British crooner Sampha, throwback ‘
In a treat to their respective fans, the two crooners came together to let off some steam on their joint mixtape, Burn My Name.
Twangy crooners, soulful pop and sunny, psychedelic surf were all part of the band’s debut EP.
As its name suggested, Swift’s last album saw the one-time country crooner adopting sounds of the late Cold War era, specifically with synth-pop and a hint of Springsteen.
The indie-rock band Pavement came from here, as did the alt-country crooner Chris Isaak.
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Definition of crooner for English Language Learners
: a male singer who sings slow, romantic songs in a soft, smooth voice
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