Hugh Durham Prince, also known as Hughie Prince, (9 August 1906 – 15 January 1960) was an American film composer and songwriter. He composed "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy" with lyricist Don Raye for the movie comedy, Buck Privates, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Song in 1942.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 9th, 1906 (Greenville), Died January 15th, 1960
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer, vocalist
Notes: Also listed as Hugh Prince.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BRC-70196||10-in.||8/28/1931||Goin' to town||Chick Bullock ; Luis Russell Orchestra ; Harold Mooney||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BSHQ-73165||10-in.||8/4/1932||Sing (It's good for you)||Gene Kardos Orchestra ; Dick Robertson||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-042613||10-in.||8/28/1939||Vol vistu gaily star||Clambake Seven||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-042615||10-in.||8/28/1939||Alla en el rancho grande||Clambake Seven||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble||vocalist|
|Victor||BS-044312||10-in.||12/4/1939||Yodelin' jive||Rose Blane ; Californians ; Abe Lyman||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-047727||10-in.||2/29/1940||Let's have another one||Tony Pastor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||PBS-049582||10-in.||3/28/1940||Sadie Hawkins' Day||Four King Sisters ; Alvino Rey||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-050536||10-in.||5/8/1940||Rhumboogie||Delta Rhythm Band ; Evelyn Poe ; Bob Zurke||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-051843||10-in.||7/11/1940||Rhumboogie||Bob Chester Orchestra ; Al Stuart||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BS-056107||10-in.||9/12/1940||Beat me Daddy, eight to a bar||Glenn Miller Orchestra ; Jack Lathrop||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-058892||10-in.||1/20/1941||Boogie woogie bugle boy||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Tommy Taylor||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-058894||10-in.||1/20/1941||You're a lucky fellow, Mr.Smith||Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Mary Ann Mercer ; Tommy Taylor||Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet and vocal ensemble||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Prince, Hughie," accessed October 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107338.
Prince, Hughie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107338.
"Prince, Hughie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 October 2021.
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