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 (Results 76-100 of 130 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
(Results 76-100 of 130 records)

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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