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Ernest Hare

Thomas Ernest Hare (March 16, 1883 – March 9, 1939) was an American singer who recorded prolifically during the 1920s and 1930s, finding fame as a radio star on the Happiness Boys radio program.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 16th, 1883, Died March 9th, 1939 (Queens)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918 - 1932

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, speaker, vocalist, author, guitar, songwriter, lyricist

Recordings (Results 126-150 of 580 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W142282 10-in. 6/7/1926 Lo-do-de-o The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W142391 10-in. 7/13/1926 My cutey's due at two-to-two to-day Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W142392 10-in. 7/13/1926 How many times Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 142550 10-in. 8/20/1926 Mary Lou Broadway Bellhops ; Bob Thomas Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 142551 10-in. 8/20/1926 Lay me down to sleep in Carolina Broadway Bellhops ; Bob Thomas Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W142647 10-in. 9/18/1926 Gone again gal California Ramblers ; Ernest Hare Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W143363 10-in. 1/27/1927 Where do you work-a, John? The Happiness Boys ; Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W143364 10-in. 1/27/1927 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've ya been?) The Happiness Boys ; Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W143507 10-in. 2/21/1927 I've never seen a straight banana Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W143508 10-in. 2/21/1927 Take your finger out of your mouth (I want a kiss from you) Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W143641 10-in. 3/12/1927 Crazy words—crazy tune The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W143642 10-in. 3/12/1927 I gotta get myself somebody to love The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144083 10-in. 5/4/1927 Ask me another The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144084 10-in. 5/4/1927 You never get nowhere holding hands The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144432 10-in. 7/6/1927 Gid-ap, Garibaldi The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144433 10-in. 7/6/1927 Oh! Ya! Ya! The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144561 10-in. 8/24/1927 Since Henry Ford apologized to me The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144802 10-in. 9/28/1927 You can't walk back from an aeroplane (So what are you girls gonna do?) The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W144804 10-in. 9/28/1927 Who's that pretty baby? The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W145383 10-in. 12/22/1927 I love to catch brass rings on a merry-go-round The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W145384 10-in. 12/22/1927 Poor Lizzie The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W146266 10-in. 4/19/1928 She'll never find a fellow like me The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia W146267 10-in. 4/19/1928 She's the sweetheart of six other guys The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 146436 10-in. 6/13/1928 Gotta big date with a little girl Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 146437 10-in. 6/13/1928 That's my weakness now Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 126-150 of 580 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hare, Ernest," accessed February 28, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109612.

Hare, Ernest. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 28, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109612.

"Hare, Ernest." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 28 February 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109612

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