King Zany

Birth and Death Data: Born June 11th, 1899, Died 1939

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-24557 12-in. 10/28/1920 My wonder girl Ambassador Orchestra ; Paul Whiteman Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-24647 10-in. 10/21/1920 All she'd say was 'umh-hum' Billy Murray ; Ed Smalle Male vocal duet, with bells and orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-24756 10-in. 12/21/1920 All she'd say was 'umh-hum' Billy Murray ; Victor Roberts [i.e., Billy Jones] Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-24880 10-in. 2/23/1921 Answer All Star Trio ; All Star Trio Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet songwriter  
Victor B-28675 10-in. 10/18/1923 Alabamy blacksheep (Won't you return to my fold) Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-30077 10-in. 5/14/1924 Wa-wa-waddle walk Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 79421 10-in. 9/17/1920 All she'd say was umh hum Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 79649 10-in. 1/21/1921 Do you ever think of me? Happy Six Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 81376 10-in. 11/30/1923 I've got a cross-eyed papa Georgians ; Frank Guarente ; Billy Jones Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh S-7634 10-in. Oct. 1920 All she'd say was "umh hum" Billy Jones ; Ed Smalle Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
OKeh 8514 10-in. Jan. 1924 I've got a cross-eyed papa (But he looks straight to me) Sophie Tucker Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Brunswick 4882 10-in. approximately Dec. 1920 All she'd say was 'umh hum' Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 5250 10-in. approximately Mar. 1921 I'll keep on loving you Rudy Wiedoeft's Californians Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 4688-4690 10-in. approximately Nov. 1920 All she'd say was "Umh-hum" Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 11537-11539 10-in. 10/4/1923 I've got a cross-eyed papa (But he looks straight to me) Marion Harris Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick C4385 10-in. 9/20/1929 Every now and then Jay Richards Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal composer  
Brunswick LAE604 10-in. 9/1/1929 Every now and then Tom Gerun Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal; without vocal (take G) composer  
Brunswick A42-A45 10-in. 5/8/1924 Wa wa waddle walk Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E31152 10-in. Oct. 1929 Icky Billy Murray ; Walter Scanlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 7492 10-in. 8/10/1920 All she'd say was "Umh-hum" Billy Jones Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 7879 10-in. 3/31/1921 I'll keep on loving you Max Fells' Della Robbia Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Zany, King," accessed April 10, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101294.

Zany, King. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 10, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101294.

"Zany, King." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 10 April 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101294

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