Peggy English

Birth and Death Data: Born December 9th, 1893, Died September 4th, 1988

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, leader

Notes: Peggy English recorded under the name Jane Gray exclusively on the Harmony and Velvet Tone labels during 1926-1928.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 91 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-75726 10-in. 4/6/1933 My handy man High Hatters Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-75727 10-in. 4/6/1933 My handy man Peggy English Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-75728 10-in. 4/6/1933 Easy rider Peggy English Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-75729 10-in. 4/6/1933 Easy rider Harlem Hannah and her Hot Boys Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-75730 10-in. 4/6/1933 A guy what takes his time High Hatters Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-75731 10-in. 4/6/1933 A guy what takes his time Harlem Hannah and her Hot Boys Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-75732 10-in. 4/6/1933 Keep your nose out of Mama's business High Hatters Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Victor BS-75733 10-in. 4/6/1933 Keep your nose out of Mama's business Harlem Hannah and her Hot Boys Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo leader, vocalist  
Columbia 141568 10-in. 1/27/1926 What can I say after I say I'm sorry? Rube Bloom ; Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 141572 10-in. 1/28/1926 Five foot two, eyes of blue Rube Bloom ; Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 141700 10-in. 2/18/1926 Say it again Rube Bloom ; Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 141701 10-in. 2/18/1926 Everything's gonna be all right Rube Bloom ; Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 142531 10-in. 8/13/1926 I didn't wanna Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 142532 10-in. 8/13/1926 Looking at the world thru rose colored glasses Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 142837 10-in. 10/19/1926 What's the use of crying? Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 142838 10-in. 10/19/1926 Hello bluebird Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 142947 10-in. 11/18/1926 I'd love to call you my sweetheart Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 142948 10-in. 11/18/1926 (I'm tellin' the birds—tellin' the bees) How I love you Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143238 10-in. 12/31/1926 There ain't no maybe in my baby's eyes Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143239 10-in. 12/31/1926 He's the last word Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143484 10-in. 2/16/1927 Hello cutie Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143485 10-in. 2/16/1927 Hoosier sweetheart Rube Bloom ; Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143486 10-in. 2/16/1927 I've never seen a straight banana Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143487 10-in. 2/16/1927 'Deed I do Rube Bloom ; Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 143650 10-in. 3/15/1927 Ain't she sweet? Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 91 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "English, Peggy," accessed March 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510.

English, Peggy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510.

"English, Peggy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 7 March 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510

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