Irving Mills

Irving Harold Mills was an American music publisher, musician, lyricist, and jazz artist promoter. He often used the pseudonyms Goody Goodwin and Joe Primrose.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 16, 1894 (New York City), Died April 21, 1985 (Palm Springs)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer, session supervisor, lyricist, director, leader, vocalist, arranger, speaker

Notes: May have used the pseudonym Warren Mills.

See Also: Goodwin, Goody

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Recordings (Results 226-250 of 485 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 81506 10-in. 1/29/1924 My beautiful Mexican rose Hotel Alamac Orchestra ; Paul Specht Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia 81754 10-in. 5/2/1924 Hinky dinky parlay voo Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 81876 10-in. 7/18/1924 Skin-a-ma-rink-arink-a-rae Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 81975 10-in. 9/5/1924 Hey! Hey! And hee! Hee! (I'm Charleston crazy) Southern Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
Columbia 140201 10-in. 12/22/1924 Nobody knows what a red-head mamma can do Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 140286 10-in. 1/28/1925 When my sugar walks down the street Warner's Seven Aces Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140338 10-in. 2/10/1925 Nobody knows what a red-head mama can do The Original Memphis Five Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W140530 10-in. 4/15/1925 Ev'rything is hotsy totsy now Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W140556 10-in. 4/27/1925 Riverboat shuffle Cotton Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W140903 10-in. 9/4/1925 Valeska Willie Howard Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia W141047 10-in. 9/25/1925 When my sugar walks down the street Clara Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W141141 10-in. 10/16/1925 The lonesomest girl in town Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 141377 10-in. 12/10/1925 The lonesomest girl in town Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W141402 10-in. 12/17/1925 How I love her and she loves me is nobody's business Richard B. Gilbert Male vocal solo, with ukulele composer  
Columbia 141405 10-in. 12/17/1925 The lonesomest girl in town Manhattan Dance Makers Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 141423 10-in. 12/22/1925 Chinese blues Dixie Stompers Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W141458 10-in. 1/6/1926 How I love her and she loves me is nobody's business June Lee Female vocal solo, with ukulele composer  
Columbia W142282 10-in. 6/7/1926 Lo-do-de-o The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
Columbia 142325 10-in. 6/18/1926 Turkish towel Joe Candullo ; Everglades Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W142338 10-in. 6/23/1926 Turkish towel Harry Reser's Syncopators Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 142368 10-in. 7/6/1926 Lo-do-de-o WMCA Broadcasters Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W142545 10-in. 8/20/1926 I got a papa down in New Orleans Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano songwriter  
Columbia 142564 10-in. 8/24/1926 I don't mind being all alone Lou Gold Orchestra ; Billy West Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W142578 10-in. 8/27/1926 There's a new star in heaven tonight—Rudolph Valentino Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar composer  
Columbia 142580 10-in. 8/27/1926 There's a new star in heaven tonight—Rudolph Valentino Angelina Marco Female vocal solo, with violin and piano composer  
(Results 226-250 of 485 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mills, Irving," accessed February 28, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105992.

Mills, Irving. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 28, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105992.

"Mills, Irving." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 28 February 2024.

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