James Kimball "Kim" Gannon (November 18, 1900 – April 29, 1974) was an American songwriter, more commonly a lyricist than a composer.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 18, 1900 (Brooklyn), Died April 29, 1974 (Lake Worth Beach)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1938 - 1946
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter
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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 35 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-023269||10-in.||5/24/1938||So lovely||Bob Allen ; Hal Kemp Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-023595||10-in.||6/17/1938||So lovely||Bon Bon ; Jan Savitt ; Top Hatters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-038277||10-in.||7/17/1939||For tonight||Charlie Barnet Orchestra ; Larry Taylor||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-038410||10-in.||7/17/1939||For tonight||Clyde Burke ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-045736||10-in.||12/8/1939||Angel in disguise||Dick Todd||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-049020||10-in.||3/18/1940||Angel in disguise||Ozzie Nelson Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-051263||10-in.||6/10/1940||Five o'clock whistle||Erskine Hawkins Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-051511||10-in.||6/17/1940||The gentleman needs a shave||Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-051835||10-in.||7/10/1940||Half-way down the street||Terry Allen ; Bluebird Orchestra ; Larry Clinton||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-053429||10-in.||9/5/1940||Five o'clock whistle||Ivie Anderson ; Duke Ellington Famous Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-056106||10-in.||9/12/1940||Five o'clock whistle||Glenn Miller Orchestra ; Marion Hutton||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-057024||10-in.||10/24/1940||Wrap your dreams in the red, white and blue||Rose Blane ; Californians ; Abe Lyman||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and vocal trio||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-062776||10-in.||3/26/1941||I understand||Four King Sisters ; Alvino Rey ; Rhythm Reys||Female vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-063728||10-in.||4/9/1941||I understand||Ray Kellogg ; Sonny Dunham Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-064942||10-in.||9/29/1941||Be fair||Joe Reichman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-065234||10-in.||5/8/1941||I understand||Tommy Ryan ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-065908||10-in.||5/27/1941||Hey Doc!||Erskine Hawkins Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-066102||10-in.||6/11/1941||Be fair||Bob Carroll ; Charlie Barnet Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-067786||10-in.||9/11/1941||Make love to me||Ruth Gaylor ; Teddy Powell Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-068456||10-in.||12/8/1941||Moonlight cocktail||Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra ; Modernaires||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal quartet||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-068791||10-in.||1/8/1942||Always in my heart||Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-068870||10-in.||1/13/1942||Autumn nocturne||Jane Fulton ; Joe Reichman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-068893||10-in.||1/19/1942||I'll pray for you||Eugenie Baird ; Tony Pastor Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-070343||10-in.||10/30/1941||Make love to me||Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Paula Kelly||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-071708||10-in.||1/21/1942||I'll pray for you||Lanny Ross||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gannon, Kim," accessed August 16, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108683.
Gannon, Kim. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 16, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108683.
"Gannon, Kim." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 16 August 2022.
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