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 451-475 of 485 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick C785-C786 10-in. 4/21/1927 The blues stampede Jimmy Bertrand's Washboard Wizards Instrumental quartet composer  
Brunswick C789-C790 10-in. 4/21/1927 If you want to be my sugar papa (You gotta be sweet to me) Jimmy Bertrand's Washboard Wizards Instrumental quartet songwriter  
Brunswick C1237-C1238 10-in. 10/7/1927 Come on and stomp stomp stomp Black Bottom Stompers ; Johnny Dodds Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick A6-A8 10-in. 5/6/1924 My beautiful Mexican rose Paul Ash ; Granada Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick LA45-LA48 10-in. May 1925 Ev’rything is hotsy totsy now Cinderella Roof Orchestra ; Herb Wiedoeft Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick TMP31 10-in. approximately Mar. 1929 When my sugar walks down the street Marigold Entertainers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick KC586 10-in. Nov. 1929 St. James’ Infirmary George E. Lee Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Brunswick DAL727 10-in. Oct. 1928 Where can that somebody be? Corrine Hart ; Inez Parham Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Brunswick 260W-262W 10-in. 1/23/1925 Nobody knows what a red head mamma can do Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 488W-490W 10-in. 2/27/1925 My home Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 753W-754W 10-in. 4/23/1925 Ev'rything is hotsy totsy now Earl and Bell Male vocal duet, with guitar lyricist  
Brunswick 1289W-1291W 10-in. 9/2/1925 Valeska The Ambassadors ; Louis Katzman Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick 1296W-1298W 10-in. 9/2/1925 Ev'rything is hotsy totsy now Bill Foley's Keystone Serenaders Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick 1412W-1414W 10-in. 9/30/1925 The lonesomest girl in town Norman Clark Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Brunswick 1520W-1523W 10-in. 10/22/1925 The lonesomest girl in town Norman Clark Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Brunswick B22255 10-in. 1/06/1938 If dreams come true Billie Holiday ; Teddy Wilson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Edison 8478 10-in. 6/5/1922 Deedle deedle dum Broadway Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 9467 10-in. 4/15/1924 Chickie Nathan Glantz Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9480 10-in. 4/24/1924 My beautiful Mexican rose Top Notchers Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 9518 10-in. 5/15/1924 Teapot Dome blues Georgia Melodians Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 9547 10-in. 6/3/1924 Love is just a gamble (Take another chance) Arthur Hall ; Nathan Glantz Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Edison 9557 10-in. 6/11/1924 Hard boiled Rose Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9577 10-in. 6/20/1924 What has become of hinky dinky parlay voo Al Bernard Male vocal solo and vocal chorus, with orchestra songwriter  
Edison 9708 10-in. 9/15/1924 Got the railroad blues (But I haven't got the railroad fare) Gene Austin ; Charles Bates Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Edison 9727 10-in. 9/22/1924 Lonesome road blues Blue Ridge Duo Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica songwriter  
(Results 451-475 of 485 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mills, Irving," accessed April 23, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105992.

Mills, Irving. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 23, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105992.

"Mills, Irving." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 23 April 2024.

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