Definition of Jolson, Al in English:

Jolson, Al

proper noun

  • (1886–1950), US singer, movie actor, and comedian; born Asa Yoelson in Russia. He made the Gershwin song “Swanee” his trademark and appeared in the first full-length talking movie, "The Jazz Singer", in 1927.

Pronunciation:

Jolson, Al

/ˈjōlsən/