Definition of Jolson, Al in English:

Jolson, Al

proper noun

  • (1886–1950), Russian-born American singer, film actor, and comedian; born Asa Yoelson. He made the Gershwin song ‘Swanee’ his trademark, and appeared in the first full-length talking film, The Jazz Singer (1927).

Pronunciation:

Jolson, Al

/ˈdʒəʊls(ə)n/