Howard E. Johnson

Howard Johnson (June 2, 1887 – May 1, 1941) was a song lyricist. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 2nd, 1887, Died May 1st, 1941

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1948

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 437 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-14854 10-in. 5/22/1914 Bregeiro tango Conrad's Society Orchestra Orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-15462 10-in. 12/4/1914 I'm glad my wife's in Europe William J. Halley Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-16702 10-in. 10/21/1915 You'd never know that old home town of mine Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-16778 10-in. 11/17/1915 M-O-T-H-E-R (A word that means the world to me) Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17048 10-in. 1/21/1916 There's a broken heart for every light on Broadway Edna Brown Female vocal solo, with cello and orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17288 10-in. 3/8/1916 Siam American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-17771 10-in. 5/31/1916 I'm saving up the means to get to New Orleans Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18127 10-in. 7/18/1916 Moonshine Sally Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18134 10-in. 7/19/1916 Ireland must be heaven for my mother came from there Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18325 10-in. 9/5/1916 He may be old, but he's got young ideas Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18327 10-in. 9/7/1916 I know I got more than my share John H. Meyer ; M. J. O'Connell Male vocal duet, with orchestra songwriter  
Victor B-18555 10-in. 10/17/1916 I know I got more than my share Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra composer  
Victor B-18577 10-in. 10/25/1916 It's not your nationality (It's simply you) Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-18711 10-in. 11/15/1916 Keep your eye on the girlie you love Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18951 10-in. 1/3/1917 What do you want to make those eyes at me for? Ada Jones ; Billy Murray Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-19101 12-in. 1/18/1917 It's not your nationality Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-19513 10-in. 3/26/1917 I called you my sweetheart James F. Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20060 10-in. 6/19/1917 Mother, Dixie and you Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20307 10-in. 6/28/1917 Where do we go from here? American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-20359 12-in. 7/3/1917 Mother, Dixie and you Conway's Band Band composer  
Victor B-20812 10-in. 10/1/1917 In the land of wedding bells Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20835 10-in. 10/4/1917 Hello, aloha, hello Shannon Four Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-20939 10-in. 11/1/1917 I don't want to get well Van and Schenck Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-21031 10-in. 10/31/1917 There's something in the name of Ireland (That the whole world seems to love) Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-21403 10-in. 1/3/1918 Homeward bound Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 437 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, Howard E.," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106635.

Johnson, Howard E.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106635.

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