Hughie L. Cannon

Hugo Cannon (April 9, 1877 – June 17, 1912), publishing as Hughie Cannon, was an American songwriter and pianist whose best-known composition was the popular ragtime song "(Won't You Come Home) Bill Bailey".

Birth and Death Data: Born 1877 (Detroit), Died Toledo

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1932

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 50 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-1159 10-in. 3/23/1904 Possum pie Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-1204 10-in. 4/12/1904 The stuttering coon Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor E-1204 8-in. 1/15/1907 The stuttering coon Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet composer  
Victor A-1542 7-in. 6/30/1904 Bill Bailey, won't you please come home Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Victor B-1542 10-in. 6/30/1904 Bill Bailey, won't you please come home Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Victor B-2156 10-in. 1/18/1905 He done me wrong Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Victor B-18917 10-in. 12/21/1916 He done me wrong Leighton Brothers Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, lyricist  
Columbia 86 7-in. ca. 1901 Just because she made dem goo-goo eyes Will F. Denny Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 86 10-in. ca. 1901 Just because she made dem goo-goo eyes Will F. Denny Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 872 7-in. ca. 1902 Bill Bailey, won't you please come home? Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 872 10-in. ca. 1902 Bill Bailey, won't you please come home? Artists vary Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1440 7-in. ca. 1903 I'll leave it to you Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1440 10-in. ca. 1903 I'll leave it to you Bob Roberts Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1449 7-in. ca. 1903 Alec Busby, don't go away Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with piano composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1799 10-in. ca. 1904-1908 He done me wrong Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 1802 10-in. ca. 1904 Possum pie Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 79131 10-in. 4/20/1920 He done me wrong Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia W145166 10-in. 11/8/1927 Bill Baily won't you please come home Young Brothers Tennessee Band String band composer  
OKeh W81368 10-in. 9/21/1927 Promenade all Four Virginians Instrumental quartet, with calls lyricist, composer  
Brunswick E27754 10-in. 6/22/1928 Bill Bailey, won’t you please come home? Al Bernard Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar composer, lyricist  
Gramophone 0B3048 10-in. 3/18/1932 Won't you come home, Bill Bailey Ambrose Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet composer, lyricist  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4064[b]] 10-in. between late 1903 and 1904 He done me wrong Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4064[a]] 10-in. between late 1903 and 1904 He done me wrong Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4092[a]] 10-in. between late 1903 and 1904 Possum pie Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4092[b]] 10-in. between late 1903 and 1904 Possum pie Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
(Results 26-50 of 50 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cannon, Hughie L.," accessed September 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100320.

Cannon, Hughie L.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100320.

"Cannon, Hughie L.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 September 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100320

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