The popular singer, who was born in the Bronx, New York in 1928, began her music career in 1950, recording with the Tommy Tucker Orchestra and Don Brown, Contactmusic reported.
In 1953, Gorme was invited to appear on 'The Tonight Show Starring Steve Allen.'
She later appeared alongside singer Steve Lawrence, who later became her hubby and the couple, billed as 'Eydie and Steve', appeared on the show throughout the 50s.
Lawrence still performs while Gorme retired in 2009 at the age of 80.
She is survived by her husband Steve and their son David.
--ANI (Posted on 13-08-2013)