Rhythm Boys

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group

Notes: Also known as "Three Rhythm Boys," with Bing Crosby, Al Rinker, and Harry Barris. The singers disbanded in 1931. Johnson and Shirley identify Ray Kulz, George McDonald, Al Dary, and Jimmy Noel as members of a later incarnation of the group as a quartet.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 43 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-39271 10-in. 6/20/1927 Mississippi mud Rhythm Boys Male vocal trio, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BVE-39272 10-in. 6/20/1927 Sweet L'il Rhythm Boys Male vocal trio, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BVE-40846 10-in. 11/11/1927 That's Grandma Rhythm Boys Male vocal trio, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BVE-40894 10-in. 11/17/1927 Miss Annabelle Lee Rhythm Boys Male vocal trio, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BVE-40937 10-in. 11/23/1927 Changes Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor BVE-41612 10-in. 1/12/1928 From Monday on Rhythm Boys Male vocal trio, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BVE-43121 10-in. 3/1/1928 What price lyrics? Rhythm Boys Male vocal trio, with piano, ukulele, and viola Vocal group  
Victor PBVE-61013 10-in. 8/20/1930 Three little words Duke Ellington Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor PBVE-61057 10-in. 11/20/1930 Them there eyes Cocoanut Grove Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor PBS-68424 10-in. 2/2/1933 Suzanne Gus Arnheim Orchestra ; The Three Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor BRC-71906 10-in. 3/1/1932 Dear old Mother Dixie Mildred Bailey ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Female vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and jazz/dance band Vocal group  
Victor BSHQ-73177 10-in. 8/9/1932 Her majesty (My sugar) Rhythm Boys Vocal and instrumental quartet Vocal group  
Victor BSHQ-73178 10-in. 8/9/1932 Bahama mama Rhythm Boys Vocal and instrumental quartet Vocal group  
Victor BSHQ-73179 10-in. 8/9/1932 Jig time Whiteman's Rhythm Boys Vocal and instrumental quartet Vocal group  
Victor BSHQ-73180 10-in. 8/9/1932 Basin Street blues Rhythm Boys Vocal and instrumental ensemble Vocal group  
Victor BSHQ-73181 10-in. 8/9/1932 Milenberg joys Rhythm Boys Vocal and instrumental quartet Vocal group  
Victor BSHQ-73182 10-in. 8/9/1932 Lost in your arms Whiteman's Rhythm Boys Vocal and instrumental quartet Vocal group  
Victor BS-73582 10-in. 9/26/1932 You're telling me Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor CS-74632 12-in. 12/2/1932 A night with Paul Whiteman at the Biltmore Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocalists Vocal group  
Victor LCS-74634 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 12/3/1932 Whiteman medley Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal and instrumental solos Vocal group  
Victor BS-75664 10-in. 4/18/1933 The gold diggers' song Roy Bargy ; Peggy Healy ; Rhythm Boys Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental solos and humming Vocal group  
Victor BS-75665 10-in. 4/18/1933 Pettin' in the park Roy Bargy ; Peggy Healy ; Rhythm Boys Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental solos and male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor BS-75666 10-in. 4/18/1933 I'll take an option on you Roy Bargy ; Peggy Healy ; Rhythm Boys Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental trio Vocal group  
Victor BS-76676 10-in. 7/20/1933 Marching along together Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
Victor BS-77646 10-in. 9/11/1933 Night owl Paul Whiteman Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio Vocal group  
(Results 1-25 of 43 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rhythm Boys," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110132.

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