Bob Russell

Bob Russell (April 25, 1914 – February 1970) was an American songwriter (mainly lyricist) born Sidney Keith Rosenthal in Passaic, New Jersey.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 25th, 1914 (Passaic), Died February 18th, 1970 (Beverly Hills)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, lyricist, composer

Notes: Also known as S. K. Russell.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MBS-015043 10-in. before 3/16/1938 Duerme Lolita González Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-046038 10-in. 12/28/1939 Watching the clock Dinah Shore Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-046462 10-in. 1/18/1940 Watching the clock Tony Pastor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-047017 10-in. 2/7/1940 Busy as a bee Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Mary Ann McCall Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-064407 10-in. 5/26/1941 Fooled Joe Reichman Orchestra ; Larry Neill Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-066958 10-in. 7/17/1941 Ay-ay-ay Enric Madriguera Orchestra ; Patricia Gilmore Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and mixed vocal ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-068633 10-in. 12/13/1941 Fooled Dinah Shore Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-071646 10-in. 1/19/1942 Fooled Carl Denny ; Hal McIntyre Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-073730 10-in. 3/20/1942 Full moon Enric Madriguera Orchestra ; Patricia Gilmore Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-075431 10-in. 7/17/1942 (At the) Cross roads Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor MBS-093057 10-in. before 6/26/1951 Mucho, mucho, mucho Luis Arcaraz Orquesta ; María Victoria Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor MBS-093077 10-in. before 7/10/1951 Mucho, mucho, mucho Hermanas Montoya ; Pérez Prado Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal trio lyricist  
Victor D9VB-0799 10-in. 12/1/1949 Church music Roy Rogers ; Sons of the Pioneers Male vocal solo, with vocal harmonies, and instrumental ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Russell, Bob," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105700.

Russell, Bob. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105700.

"Russell, Bob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105700

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