Ed Ames

Ed Ames (born Edmund Dantes Urick; July 9, 1927) is an American singer and actor. He is known for playing Mingo in the television series Daniel Boone and for his pop hits of the 1960s including "My Cup Runneth Over", "Who Will Answer?" and "When the Snow Is on the Roses". He was also part of the popular 1950s singing group with his siblings, The Ames Brothers.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 9th, 1927 (Malden)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1947 - 1952

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 74411 12/26/1947 Tell me a story The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74412 12/26/1947 If you had all the world and its gold The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74413 12/26/1947 Don't believe a word they say The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74414 12/26/1947 It only happens once The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74493 12/30/1947 Don't lie to me The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74494 12/30/1947 On the street of regret The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74495 12/30/1947 Win or lose The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74496 12/30/1947 Far away places The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74523 1/27/1948 Because The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74524 1/27/1948 Helen polka The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74618 11/9/1948 You, you, you are the one The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74619 11/9/1948 More beer The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74620 11/9/1948 Lorelei The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74633 11/26/1948 Good fellow medley, part 1: Hail, hail, the gang's all here ; For he's a jolly good fellow ; Auld Lang Syne The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74634 11/26/1948 I'm just wild about Harry The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74635 11/26/1948 It only happens once The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74702 1/21/1949 Cruising down the river The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74703 1/21/1949 Clancy lowered the boom The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74704 1/21/1949 You can't buy happiness The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74805 3/18/1949 Bar room polka The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74806 3/18/1949 oh, you sweet one The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74807 3/18/1949 We'll still be honey-mooning The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 74840 4/14/1949 St. Bernard waltz The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75065 7/13/1949 Still waters and green pastures The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75066 7/13/1949 Lingering down the lane The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75067 7/13/1949 Tears of happiness The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75068 7/13/1949 Noah's ark (Who built the ark 60636, 9-60636, CRL-56050, (G) 94127EPC) The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75168 8/22/1949 White Christmas The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75169 8/22/1949 Winter wonderland The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75246 9/12/1949 Winter wonderland The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75247 9/12/1949 White Christmas The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75248 9/12/1949 Good fellow medley, p t.2: Hot time in the old town tonight ; Home sweet home ; Goodnight ladies The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75569 12/5/1949 Rag-mop The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75570 12/5/1949 Sentimental me The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75685 1/3/1950 I love her oh! oh! oh! The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75686 1/3/1950 (Put another nickel in) Music! Music! Music! The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75687 1/3/1950 I didn't kiss the Blarney stone The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75774 1/10/1950 Marianna The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75775 1/10/1950 Bring her out again The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75788 2/1/1950 Sing until the cows come home The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75789 2/1/1950 Dormi dormi (Sleep, sleep) The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 75790 2/1/1950 Blue prelude The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76109 4/7/1950 Stars are the windows of heaven The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76112 4/7/1950 Hoop-de-doo The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76357 5/17/1950 can anyone explain? (No! No! No!) The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76358 5/17/1950 I don't mind being all alone The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76359 5/17/1950 Sittin' 'n starin' n' rockin' The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76360 5/17/1950 Thirsty for your kisses The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76517 6/24/1950 The twelve days of Christmas The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76518 6/24/1950 Wassail song The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76519 6/24/1950 Silent night The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76520 6/24/1950 Adeste fideles (O come all ye faithful) The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76521 6/24/1950 Hark! The herald angels sing The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76522 6/24/1950 It came upon the midnight clear The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76523 6/24/1950 Oh, little town of Bethlehem The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76524 6/24/1950 God rest ye merry, gentlemen The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76945 10/5/1950 Moonlight bay The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76946 10/5/1950 Till we meet again The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76947 10/5/1950 Just a dream of you dear The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76948 10/5/1950 Meet me tonight in dreamland The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76949 10/5/1950 Because The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76950 10/5/1950 In the evening by the moonlight The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76951 10/5/1950 Love's old sweet song The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76952 10/5/1950 You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76967 10/6/1950 Oh! Babe The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76968 10/6/1950 To think you've chosen me The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76969 10/6/1950 Star dust The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 76970 10/6/1950 Three dollars and ninety nine cents The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80027 10/13/1950 Music by the angels The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80028 10/13/1950 Lazy river The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80029 10/13/1950 More than I care to remember The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80030 10/13/1950 Loving is believing The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80138 11/6/1950 The thing The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80469 1/29/1951 My love serenade The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80470 1/29/1951 I love you much too much The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80471 1/29/1951 Somewhere there must be happiness The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80472 1/29/1951 Too many women The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80935 4/26/1951 Who'll take my place when you're gone The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80936 4/26/1951 Wang wang blues The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80949 4/30/1951 Sweet Leilani The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80950 4/30/1951 Blue Hawaii The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80951 4/30/1951 Sing me a song of the islands The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80960 5/2/1951 My little grass shack in Kealakekua, Hawaii The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80961 5/2/1951 Hawaiian war chant The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80962 5/2/1951 Song of the islands The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80963 5/2/1951 To you sweetheart Aloha The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 80964 5/2/1951 The moon of Manakoora The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81203 6/22/1951 Ev'rythin's gonna be alright The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81204 6/22/1951 Only, only you The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81439 8/21/1951 I wanna love you The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81440 8/21/1951 I'll still love you The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81441 8/21/1951 Jolly old Saint Nicholas The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81442 8/21/1951 Ting-a-ling-a-jingle The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81956 12/11/1951 Mother at your feet is kneeling The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81957 12/11/1951 Lovely lady dressed in blue The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81985 12/17/1951 Joshua fit de battle of Jericho The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81986 12/17/1951 Dry bones The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81987 12/17/1951 Shadrack The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81988 12/17/1951 Blind Barnabas The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81989 12/18/1951 Swing low, sweet chariot The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81990 12/18/1951 Deep river The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 81991 12/18/1951 Go down Moses The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82389 3/4/1952 Crazy 'cause I love you The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82390 3/4/1952 And so I waited around The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82391 3/4/1952 The Sheik of Araby The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82392 3/4/1952 At the end of the rainbow The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82897 5/28/1952 Auf wiederseh'n sweetheart The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82898 5/28/1952 Break the bands that bind me The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82972 6/18/1952 Al-Lee-O! Al-Lee-Ay! The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82973 6/18/1952 String along The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82995 6/23/1952 At the end of the rainbow The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 82996 6/23/1952 Canticle (Can't I?) The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83015 6/30/1952 Can't I? The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83016 6/30/1952 At the end of the rainbow The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83017 6/30/1952 Always in my dreams The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83018 6/30/1952 Absence makes the heart grow fonder The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83214 8/5/1952 You are my sunshine The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83215 8/5/1952 Tumbling tumbleweeds The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83216 8/5/1952 Wagon wheels The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83217 8/5/1952 The last round-up The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83220 8/6/1952 Rye whiskey The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83221 8/6/1952 Home on the range The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83222 8/6/1952 Old faithful The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83223 8/6/1952 Strawberry roan The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83343 9/5/1952 Sing a song of Santa Claus The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83344 9/5/1952 My favorite song The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83345 9/5/1952 Winter's here again The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83745 12/22/1952 This is fiesta The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83746 12/22/1952 Candy bar boogie The Ames Brothers vocalist  
Decca 83747 12/22/1952 Lonely wine The Ames Brothers vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ames, Ed," accessed November 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108068.

Ames, Ed. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108068.

"Ames, Ed." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 November 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108068

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