Arthur Kent

Arthur Kent (New York City July 2, 1920 - Florence, SC January 26, 2009) was an American composer of popular songs, many of which he wrote in collaboration with lyricist Sylvia Dee.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 2nd, 1920, Died January 26th, 2009

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-060992 10-in. 3/20/1941 We go well together Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Tommy Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-062746 10-in. 3/7/1941 We go well together Four Belles ; Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band and female vocal quartet songwriter  
Victor BS-064016 10-in. 4/3/1941 We go well together Jack Palmer ; Jan Savitt ; Top Hatters ; The Toppers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble composer  
Victor BS-075073 10-in. 6/5/1942 Wonder when my baby's coming home Nancy Norman ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kent, Arthur," accessed July 29, 2021,

Kent, Arthur. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from

"Kent, Arthur." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

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