B. G. De Sylva
George Gard "Buddy" DeSylva (January 27, 1895 – July 11, 1950) was an American songwriter, film producer and record executive. He wrote or co-wrote many popular songs and along with Johnny Mercer and Glenn Wallichs, he founded Capitol Records.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 27, 1895 (New York City), Died July 11, 1950 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer, arranger
Notes: Sometimes listed as Bud or Buddy De Sylva.
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Recordings (Results 226-250 of 905 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||PD6VB-3253||10-in.||10/29/1946||A kiss in the dark||Dudley King Orchestra ; Dudley King||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||D7VB-0088||10-in.||1/23/1947||When day is done||Three Suns||Instrumental trio||lyricist|
|Victor||D7VB-0985||10-in.||6/19/1947||April showers||Sammy Kaye ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||D7VB-1279||10-in.||9/30/1947||When day is done||Perry Como ; Russ Case Orchestra||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||D7VB-1364||10-in.||9/29/1947||Minnie the mermaid (a love song in fish time)||Phil Harris ; Phil Harris Orchestra||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||D7VB-1503||10-in.||8/8/1947||The best things in life are free||Beryl Davis ; Russ Case Orchestra||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||D9AB-2179||10-in.||8/18/1949||It all depends on you||Harry Prime ; Ralph Flanagan Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-16||10-in.||5/29/1928||Together||Don Dewey||Male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-135||10-in.||9/28/1928||Sonny boy||Eddie Cantor||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-163||10-in.||3/6/1929||Sonny boy||Barry Devine||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-169||10-in.||3/13/1929||The song I love||Lehman Bych||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-425||10-in.||6/25/1929||Button up your overcoat||Klara Madjette||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-636||10-in.||4/29/1929||You wouldn't fool me, would you?||Irene Delroy||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-1034||10-in.||12/18/1930||Without love||Rudy Vallée||Male vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||[Trial 1926-03-18-01]||10-in.||3/18/1926||Behind the clouds||Andrew G. Freeman||Male vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-04-13-01]||10-in.||4/13/1927||It all depends on you||The Sunshine Boys||Male vocal trio, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-04-13-02]||10-in.||4/13/1927||I wonder how I look when I'm asleep||The Sunshine Boys||Male vocal trio, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-04-13-03]||10-in.||4/13/1927||South wind||The Sunshine Boys||Male vocal trio, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-08-19-01]||10-in.||8/19/1927||The varsity drag||Zelma O'Neal||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||[Trial 1927-09-06-01]||10-in.||9/6/1927||Do it again||Jessica Dragonette||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||46062||10-in.||9/27/1915||In the starlight||Grace Kerns ; Andrea Sarto||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||77067||10-in.||5/17/1917||Polly-wolly-doodle||Harry C. Browne||Male vocal solo, with banjo and piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||77500||10-in.||11/9/1917||Alexander's got a jazz band now||Gene Greene||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||77602||10-in.||12/27/1917||'N' ev'rything||Al Jolson||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||77718||10-in.||3/11/1918||There's a lump of sugar down in Dixie||Marimbaphone Band||Marimba band||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "De Sylva, B. G.," accessed August 17, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102287.
De Sylva, B. G.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 17, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102287.
"De Sylva, B. G.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 17 August 2022.
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