Jimmy Rowles
Jimmy Rowles


Jimmy Rowles

Jimmy Rowles (born James George Hunter, August 19, 1918 - May 28, 1996) was an American jazz pianist, vocalist, and composer. As a bandleader and accompanist, he explored various styles including swing and cool jazz. 

Jimmy Rowles as Benny Boop

Jimmy Rowles provides the singing voice for Betty Boop's father, Benny Boop in the scrapped movie storyboard for The Betty Boop Movie (1993) which also featured Sue Raney as Betty Boop.


  • He died on May the 28th, 1996 (aged 77) in Los Angeles, California.