Shelton Brooks (May 4, 1886 – September 6, 1975) was a Canadian-born African American composer of popular music and jazz. He wrote some of the biggest hits of the first third of the 20th century.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 4th, 1886 (Amherstburg), Died September 6th, 1975 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, speaker, baritone vocal, author, piano, songwriter
Recordings (Results 151-153 of 153 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Edison||18763||10-in.||9/26/1928||Some of these days||Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Edison||N-465||10-in.||9/26/1928||Some of these days||Will Donaldson ; J. Donald Parker||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Vocalion||E4397-E4399||10-in.||1/19/1927||Some of these days||Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer, lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Brooks, Shelton," accessed January 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106731.
Brooks, Shelton. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106731.
"Brooks, Shelton." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 January 2021.
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