Chocolate Dandies

The Chocolate Dandies was the name of several American jazz combos from 1928 through the 1940s. The name was an outgrowth of the Broadway production, The Chocolate Dandies, that debuted in 1924.

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: Musical group

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W151823 10-in. 12/31/1930 Bugle call rag Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
Columbia W265156 10-in. 10/10/1933 Blue interlude Chocolate Dandies Musical group  
Columbia W265157 10-in. 10/3/1933 I never knew-1 Chocolate Dandies Musical group  
Columbia W265158 10-in. 10/10/1933 Once upon a time-1 Chocolate Dandies Musical group  
Columbia W265159 10-in. 10/3/1933 Krazy kapers Chocolate Dandies Musical group  
OKeh W401218 10-in. 10/13/1928 Paducah Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W401219 10-in. 10/13/1928 Star dust Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W401220 10-in. 10/13/1928 Birmingham breakdown Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W401221 10-in. 10/13/1928 Four or five times Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Musical group  
OKeh W402965 10-in. 9/18/1929 That's how I feel today The Little Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W402966 10-in. 9/18/1929 Six or seven times The Little Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Musical group  
OKeh W404566 10-in. 12/4/1930 Goodbye blues Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo Musical group  
OKeh W404567 10-in. 12/4/1930 [Unknown title(s)] Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W404596 10-in. 12/30/1930 Cloudy skies Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W404597 10-in. 12/30/1930 Got another sweetie now Chocolate Dandies ; Jimmy Harrison Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo Musical group  
OKeh W404598 10-in. 12/30/1930 Bugle call rag Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  
OKeh W404599 10-in. 12/30/1930 Dee blues Chocolate Dandies Jazz/dance band Musical group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chocolate Dandies," accessed May 18, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108534.

Chocolate Dandies. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 18, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108534.

"Chocolate Dandies." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 18 May 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108534

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