Bill Carey

William D. Carey (May 20, 1916 - January 27, 2004) was an American songwriter, actor, singer and author.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 20th, 1916 (Hollister), Died January 27th, 2004 (Laguna Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1942 - 1956

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-066551 10-in. 4/9/1942 Who wouldn't love you Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Stuart Wade Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal quartet lyricist  
Decca 87770 4/15/1955 My fate is in your hands Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 87771 4/15/1955 If you knew how much I loved you Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 87772 4/15/1955 When the organ played at twilight Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 87773 4/15/1955 Heavenly lover Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 88433 8/1/1955 Mercy, have mercy Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 88846 11/2/1955 From jazz to the Bible Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 88847 11/2/1955 Laughing boy Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 88848 11/2/1955 Where walks my true love? Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 88849 11/2/1955 Poor me Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 89558 3/16/1956 Marilyn Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 89559 3/16/1956 Record hop Bill Carey vocalist  
Decca 89582 3/21/1956 Boston town George Barnes vocalist  
Decca 89583 3/21/1956 Flamenco love George Barnes vocalist  
Decca 89584 3/21/1956 Goin' to Chicago blues George Barnes vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Carey, Bill," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108555.

Carey, Bill. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108555.

"Carey, Bill." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108555

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