Nick Kenny

Nicholas Aloysius Kenny (February 3, 1895 in Astoria, New York - December 1, 1975 in Sarasota, Florida) was a syndicated newspaper columnist, a song lyricist and a poet who wrote light verse in the Edgar Guest tradition.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 3rd, 1895 (Astoria)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, lyricist, composer

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 64 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-41525 10-in. 1/6/1928 When the Robert E. Lee comes to town Harry Reser's Banjo Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-53001 10-in. 3/25/1931 Teardrops and kisses The Southerners Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet songwriter  
Victor BVE-64607 10-in. 11/4/1930 Laughing at life McKinney's Cotton Pickers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-67797 10-in. 1/15/1931 I hate myself (For falling in love with you) Frank Luther ; Victor Arden-Phil Ohman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BRC-68821 10-in. 3/24/1931 Broken-hearted waltz Lew Conrad ; The Troubadours Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BRC-69671 10-in. 6/2/1931 If I were only sure of you High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Frank Luther Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BRC-70184 10-in. 8/27/1931 Love letters in the sand Tom Brown ; Ted Black Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BRC-70222 10-in. 9/9/1931 Love letters in the sand Gene Austin Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BRC-71979 10-in. 3/22/1932 Tell me while we're dancing Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Victor BVE-72586 10-in. 5/16/1932 If I were only sure of you Lew Conrad ; The Musketeers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-73344 10-in. 8/31/1932 I found a brand new sweetheart Eliot Everett Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with 2 male vocal solos songwriter  
Victor BS-74905 10-in. 1/12/1933 Where are you tonight? Glen Gray Orchestra ; Kenny Sargent Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-77558 10-in. 8/28/1933 Beloved Don Bestor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-78606 10-in. 11/3/1933 When shall we meet again New Englanders ; Barney Rapp ; Eddie Ryan Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-78827 10-in. 12/4/1933 Drop me off in Harlem Adelaide Hall ; Lucky Millinder ; Mills Blue Rhythm Band Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-80506 10-in. 5/8/1934 Grandfather's clock Lee Bennett ; Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-81902 10-in. 3/7/1934 Bubbles in the wine Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-83615 10-in. 7/23/1934 I'll close my eyes to everyone else (If you'll open your heart to me) Tom Berwick Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BVE-83634 10-in. 7/26/1934 I'll close my eyes to everyone else (If you'll open your heart to me) Neil Buckley ; Don Bestor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-84458 10-in. 10/8/1934 Must we say good-night so soon? Eddie Stone Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-84747 10-in. 10/23/1934 Must we say good-night (So soon) Richard Himber ; Joey Nash ; Ritz-Carlton Hotel Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-99041 10-in. 2/3/1936 Every minute of the hour Tommy Dorsey Orchestra ; Edythe Wright Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-99544 10-in. 2/6/1936 Every minute of the hour (Every hour of the day) Dolly Dawn ; George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-06592 10-in. 4/1/1937 Carelessly Bunny Berigan Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-06859 10-in. 4/8/1937 Carelessly Ted Mack Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 64 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kenny, Nick," accessed September 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109921.

Kenny, Nick. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109921.

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