Andy Razaf (December 16, 1895 – February 3, 1973) was an African-American poet, composer and lyricist of such well-known songs as "Ain't Misbehavin'" and "Honeysuckle Rose".
Birth and Death Data: Born December 16, 1895 (Washington, D.C.), Died February 3, 1973 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1948
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer, vocalist, ukulele
Notes: Also listed as "Crooning Andy and his Ukulele."
= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 151-175 of 448 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-043346||10-in.||11/3/1939||It's you who taught it to me||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-044031||10-in.||10/20/1939||Peach Tree Street||Sterling Bose ; Delta Rhythm Band ; Bob Zurke||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-044597||10-in.||1/12/1940||Swinga-dilla Street||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-044601||10-in.||1/12/1940||Black Maria||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-044602||10-in.||1/12/1940||Mighty fine||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band ensemble with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-045941||10-in.||1/16/1940||I was a fool to let you go||Deep River Boys||Male vocal quartet, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-045943||10-in.||1/16/1940||A bird in the hand||Deep River Boys||Male vocal quartet, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-047702||10-in.||2/26/1940||On Revival Day||Ford Leary Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-047985||10-in.||3/21/1940||A lover's lullaby||Charlie Barnet Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-049022||10-in.||3/18/1940||Make believe danceland||Ozzie Nelson Orchestra ; Rose Ann Stevens||Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-050564||10-in.||5/13/1940||A lover's lullaby||Four King Sisters ; Alvino Rey||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-051870||10-in.||7/16/1940||Stayin' at home||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||PBS-055298||10-in.||2/20/1941||Honeysuckle rose||Lou Bring ; Dinah Shore||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-057726||10-in.||11/20/1940||S'posin'||Dolores Brown ; Erskine Hawkins Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-071759||10-in.||2/2/1942||Mound Bayou||LEVINE (Henry) and his STRICTLY FROM DIXIE JAZZ BAND||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-074384||10-in.||6/1/1942||Ain't misbehavin' (I'm savin' my love for you)||Tony Pastor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-074798||10-in.||7/31/1942||Massachussetts||Tony Pastor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||D4AB-0344||10-in.||12/15/1944||Honeysuckle rose||Roosevelt Sykes||Male vocal solo, with drums, electric guitar, and piano||lyricist|
|Victor||D6VB-3039||10-in.||10/9/1946||Me go where you go, amigo||Rosalie Allen ; Black River Riders||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||D7VB-0477||10-in.||2/28/1947||S'posin'||Dennis Day||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||D7VB-1689||10"||10/7/1947||Memories of you||Vaughn Monroe ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||D7VB-1720||10"||10/13/1947||Find out what they like (and how they like it)||Pat Flowers ; Rhythm (Pat Flowers)||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||songwriter|
|Victor||D8VB-3457||10-in.||12/31/1948||Honeysuckle rose||Rose Murphy||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-Test-425[a]||10-in.||10/10/1929||My fate is in your hands||Howard Phillips||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||[Trial 1925-04-27-02]||10-in.||4/27/1925||Give me just a little bit of your love||Andy Razaf||Male vocal solo, with guitar||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Razaf, Andy," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105535.
Razaf, Andy. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105535.
"Razaf, Andy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.
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