Tony Martin

Alvin Morris (December 25, 1913 – July 27, 2012), known professionally as Tony Martin, was an American actor and popular singer. His career spanned over seven decades, and he scored dozens of hits between the late-1930s and mid-1950s with songs such as "Walk Hand in Hand", "Stranger in Paradise" and "I Get Ideas". He was married to actress and dancer Cyd Charisse for 60 years, from 1948 until her death in 2008.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 25th, 1913 (San Francisco), Died July 27th, 2012 (West Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 95 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 67845 10-in. 5/28/1940 I'll never smile again Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca 67846 10-in. 5/28/1940 I'm stepping out with a memory tonight Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca 69961 10-in. 11/18/1941 'Tis Autumn Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca 69962 10-in. 11/18/1941 Cancel the flowers Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca 69963 10-in. 11/18/1941 Abe Lincoln had just one country Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca 69964 10-in. 11/18/1941 Somebody else is taking my place Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 445 10-in. 7/18/1936 A star fell out of heaven Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 446 10-in. 7/18/1936 When did you leave heaven? Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 615 10-in. 9/17/1936 It's love I'm after Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 616 10-in. 9/17/1936 You're slightly terrific Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 617 10-in. 9/17/1936 Sweetheart, let's grow old together Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 618 10-in. 9/17/1936 The world is mine (Tonight) Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1815 10-in. 7/12/1939 White sails Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1816 10-in. 7/12/1939 Cinderella, stay in my arms Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1817 10-in. 7/12/1939 All I remember is you Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1819 10-in. 7/14/1939 Don't forget me, don't forget me Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1820 10-in. 7/14/1939 Song of the flame Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1821 10-in. 7/14/1939 To you Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1988 10-in. 4/16/1940 The donkey serenade Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1989 10-in. 4/16/1940 You're lonely and I'm lonely Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1990 10-in. 4/16/1940 Fools fall in love Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 1991 10-in. 4/16/1940 Help me (Cuatro vidas) Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 2128 10-in. 9/6/1940 Two dreams met Frances Langford ; Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 2129 10-in. 9/6/1940 Our love affair Frances Langford ; Tony Martin vocalist  
Decca DLA 2130 10-in. 9/6/1940 Two dreams met Tony Martin vocalist  
(Results 26-50 of 95 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Martin, Tony," accessed December 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105205.

Martin, Tony. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105205.

"Martin, Tony." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 December 2021.

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