Jack Palmer

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 126-150 of 167 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick C1691-C1692 10-in. 3/16/1928 Sentimental baby Freddie Rose Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Brunswick C1704-C1706 10-in. 3/17/1928 Sentimental baby Charley Straight Orchestra ; Frank Sylvano Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take C1706) lyricist, composer  
Brunswick PB466-PB467 10-in. Apr. 1928 Mississippi lullaby Jack Denny Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist, composer  
Brunswick 373W-375W 10-in. 2/16/1925 Everybody loves my baby Tennessee Tooters Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick 402W-404W 10-in. 2/20/1925 She’s my Sheba, I’m her sheik Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 476W-477W 10-in. 2/26/1925 Everybody loves my baby Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick 1337W-1339W 10-in. 9/11/1925 Give me just a little bit (Of your love) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E7368 10-in. 6/13/1928 My Angeline The Original Memphis Five Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E27686 10-in. 6/11/1928 Sweet Emmalina Dixie Syncopators ; King Oliver Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E27903 10-in. 7/27/1928 Don’t mess around with me Hotsy Totsy Gang Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E28055 10-in. 8/13/1928 Got everything (Don't want anything but you) Dixie Syncopators ; King Oliver Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet; without vocal (take G) composer  
Brunswick E28357 10-in. 10/16/1928 I couldn’t if I wanted to (I wouldn’t if I could) Hotsy Totsy Gang ; Irving Mills Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E36104 10-in. 2/19/1931 That’s the kind of man for me New Orleans Ramblers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E2571-E2574 10-in. 3/1/1926 I’ve found a new baby The Bostonians Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick E3005-E3006 10-in. 5/6/1926 Give me just a little bit (Of your love) Alice Boyer Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Brunswick E3007-E3008 10-in. 5/6/1926 Boodle-am Alice Boyer Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Brunswick E3970-E3971 10-in. 10/20/1926 Whatcha’ gonna’ do (When I’m gone) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental quintet songwriter  
Brunswick E17730-E17732 10-in. 1/28/1926 Wait ‘till tomorrow night! Volunteer Firemen Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet songwriter  
Edison 9734 10-in. 9/24/1924 Everybody loves my baby (But my baby don't love nobody but me) Georgia Melodians Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 10860 10-in. 3/2/1926 Wait 'till to-morrow night Jack Stillman Orchestra ; Bud Kennedy Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Edison 10913 10-in. 4/7/1926 I've found a new baby Georgia Melodians Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Gramophone 0LA1894 10-in. 7/12/1937 I've found a new baby Dicky Wells Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Decca 67886 10-in. 6/24/1940 When the swallows come back to Capistrano Bobby Byrne Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 67887 10-in. 6/24/1940 Orchids for remembrance Bobby Byrne Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 67938 10-in. 7/19/1940 Only forever Bobby Byrne Orchestra vocalist  
(Results 126-150 of 167 records)

Citation

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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