Frank S. Perkins (April 21, 1908 in Salem, Massachusetts – March 15, 1988 in Los Angeles, California) was an American song composer best known for the song "Stars Fell on Alabama" (with lyrics by Mitchell Parish) and his band classic, Fandango.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 21st, 1908 (Salem), Died March 15th, 1988 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1934
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
Recordings (Results 26-27 of 27 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||E36667||10-in.||4/28/1931||Blue flame||Blue Rhythm Boys [Mills Blue Rhythm Band]||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E36668||10-in.||4/28/1931||Red devil (Diablo roja) (Fox trot)||Artists vary||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Perkins, Frank," accessed October 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108850.
Perkins, Frank. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108850.
"Perkins, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 October 2021.
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