Jack Palmer (May 29, 1899 – March 17, 1976) was an American pianist and composer. He is best known for co-writing two jazz standards with Spencer Williams: "Everybody Loves My Baby" and "I've Found a New Baby".
Born in Nashville, Tennessee, Palmer worked on New York City's Tin Pan Alley as a staff writer and wrote songs with many different co-authors. With Cab Calloway he wrote two film soundtrack hits, "Jumpin' Jive" (1939) and "Boog It" (1940).
Birth and Death Data: Born May 29th, 1900, Died March 17th, 1976
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1942
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, trumpet, composer, vocalist, lyricist
Recordings (Results 76-100 of 167 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-075548||10-in.||7/10/1942||Gobs of love||Four King Sisters ; Rhythm Reys||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Victor||BS-075549||10-in.||7/10/1942||I came here to talk for Joe||Four King Sisters ; Rhythm Reys||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Victor||BS-075550||10-in.||7/10/1942||(I've got a gal in) Kalamazoo||Four King Sisters ; Rhythm Reys||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Victor||BS-075551||10-in.||7/10/1942||Over the rainbow||Four King Sisters ; Rhythm Reys||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||instrumentalist, trumpet|
|Columbia||140148||10-in.||11/24/1924||Everybody loves my baby||Georgians||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||140372||10-in.||1/29/1925||Everybody loves my baby||Blossom Seeley||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||W140429||10-in.||3/13/1925||She's my Sheba, I'm her sheik||Bessie Brown ; George W. Williams||Female-male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with clarinet, trombone, and piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||W140494||10-in.||4/4/1925||She's my Sheba, I'm her sheik||St. Louis Rhythm Kings||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||141104||10-in.||10/13/1925||I'm "gonna" hang around my sugar||Original Indiana Five||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||W141155||10-in.||10/19/1925||I'm "gonna" hang around my sugar||Lanin's Red Heads||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||141309||10-in.||11/24/1925||Give me just a little bit||Crooning Andy||Male vocal solo, with ukulele and banjo||composer|
|Columbia||141526||10-in.||1/20/1926||I found a new baby||Dixie Stompers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W141542||10-in.||1/22/1926||I've found a new baby||Ethel Waters||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with cornet and piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||W141673||10-in.||2/11/1926||I've found a new baby||Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||141958||10-in.||4/14/1926||Dynamite||Dixie Stompers||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W142021||10-in.||4/14/1926||Dynamite||New Orleans Owls||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||145988||10-in.||4/9/1928||Sentimental baby||Irving Kaufman||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W145992||10-in.||4/10/1928||Sweet Emmalina||Clarence Williams’ Jazz Kings||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W146271||10-in.||4/20/1928||Sentimental baby||Oscar Grogan||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W146431||10-in.||6/12/1928||My dif'rent kind of man||Lizzie Miles||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental trio||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W146515||10-in.||7/9/1928||Sentimental baby||Georgie Bias||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W146574||10-in.||6/22/1928||You're the one (I've seen in my dreams)||Oscar Grogan||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W146755||10-in.||7/20/1928||My Angeline||Roy Evans ; Mississippi Maulers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W146756||10-in.||7/20/1928||Don't mess around with me||Roy Evans ; Mississippi Maulers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W148040||10-in.||3/7/1929||Lady divine||The Cavaliers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||vocalist, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Palmer, Jack," accessed October 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106095.
Palmer, Jack. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106095.
"Palmer, Jack." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 October 2021.
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