Ray Evans

Ray Evans

BMHOF Class of 2010

The songwriter of such enduring standards as "Mona Lisa", "Silver Bells", "Que Sera, Sera", and "Buttons and Bows". Among his many achievements, he and his partner, Jay Livingston, received 3 Academy Awards for Best Song, and were nominated for 4 others. Evans and his partner also penned memorable theme songs from the TV shows Bonanza, Mr. Ed, and the movie, Tammy. Together they had twenty six songs that sold over a million copies each, and have sold over 400 million records. Evans passed away in 2007.

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