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 3, 1895 (Astoria), Died December 1, 1975
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1947
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, lyricist, composer
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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 96 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|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kenny, Nick," accessed January 31, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109921.
Kenny, Nick. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 31, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109921.
"Kenny, Nick." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 31 January 2023.
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