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|
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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