Peggy English

Birth and Death Data: Born December 9, 1893, Died September 4, 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 are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

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 leader, vocalist  
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 leader, vocalist  
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  
Columbia 143651 10-in. 3/15/1927 My idea of heaven (Is to be in love with you) Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144271 10-in. 6/14/1927 There's everything nice about you Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144272 10-in. 6/14/1927 Ain't that a grand and glorious feeling? Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144475 10-in. 7/21/1927 Who's wonderful, who's marvelous? Miss Annabelle Lee Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144476 10-in. 7/21/1927 Are you happy? Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144552 10-in. 8/22/1927 There ain't no land like Dixieland to me Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144553 10-in. 8/22/1927 Dawning Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 144848 10-in. 10/11/1927 Mister aeroplane man (Take me up to heaven) Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano vocalist  
Columbia 144849 10-in. 10/11/1927 Play-ground in the sky Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano vocalist  
Columbia 145242 10-in. 11/28/1927 He's tall and dark and handsome Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 145243 10-in. 11/28/1927 A good man is hard to find Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 145567 10-in. 1/24/1928 What do you say? Jane Gray ; University Six Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Columbia 145568 10-in. 1/24/1928 You gotta be good to me Jane Gray ; University Six Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist  
Columbia 146236 10-in. 5/8/1928 Mamma's grown young, Papa's grown old Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia 146237 10-in. 5/8/1928 Right or wrong Jane Gray Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E4912 10-in. Apr. 1927 Lazy weather Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4916 10-in. Apr. 1927 Where the wild, wild flowers grow Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E27541 10-in. 5/11/1928 Right or wrong Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E27542 10-in. 5/11/1928 Forgetting you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E1534-E1536 10-in. 10/23/1925 Tomorrow mornin' Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E1537-E1539 10-in. 10/27/1925 You wouldn't believe me Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E1598-E1600 10-in. 11/6/1925 Someone's stolen my sweet, sweet baby Peggy English Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick E1724-E1726 10-in. 11/16/1925 Running after you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist  
Brunswick [E2058-E2060a] 10-in. 1/6/1926 [Rehearsal] Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E2071-E2073 10-in. 1/7/1926 Then I’ll be happy Rube Bloom ; Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E2074-E2076 10-in. 1/7/1926 I love my baby (My baby loves me) Rube Bloom ; Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E2472-E2474 10-in. 2/17/1926 Let’s talk about my sweetie Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E2475-E2477 10-in. 2/17/1926 I’m leaving you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E3968-E3969 10-in. 10/20/1926 No one but you knows how to love Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental quintet vocalist  
Brunswick E3970-E3971 10-in. 10/20/1926 Whatcha’ gonna’ do (When I’m gone) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental quintet vocalist  
Brunswick E4074-E4075 10-in. 11/12/1926 I've got somebody now Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4076-E4077 10-in. 11/12/1926 Just a little longer Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4124-E4125 10-in. 12/1/1926 Take in the sun, hang out the moon (Rock me in a cradle of dreams) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4126-E4127 10-in. 12/1/1926 Who’ll be the one? Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4310-E4312 10-in. 12/28/1926 High-high-high up in the hills (Watching the clouds roll by) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E4313-E4315 10-in. 12/28/1926 How long must I wait for you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E4358-E4360 10-in. 1/6/1927 High-high-high up in the hills (Watching the clouds roll by) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E4361-E4363 10-in. 1/6/1927 How long must I wait for you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick [E4405-E4406a] 1/22/1927 No masters Peggy English ; Irving Kaufman Female-male vocal duet, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E4545-E4547 10-in. 2/17/1927 I'm looking over a four-leaf clover Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4548-E4550 10-in. 2/17/1927 It all depends on you Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E4684-E4686 10-in. 3/15/1927 I’m in love again Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E5161-E5163 10-in. 5/20/1927 Sixty seconds every minute (I’m in love with you) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E5164-E5166 10-in. 5/20/1927 Just like a butterfly (That’s caught in the rain) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6072-E6074 10-in. 6/15/1927 Gorgeous Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6075-E6077 10-in. 6/15/1927 Ain’t that a grand and glorious feeling Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6204-E6207 10-in. 7/8/1929 Oh how I love my boatman Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E6259-E6261 10-in. 7/22/1927 Oh how I love my boatman Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E6262-E6264 10-in. 7/22/1927 I walked back from the buggy ride Peggy English Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E6354-E6357 10-in. 8/23/1927 Are you happy? Peggy English Female vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6394-E6397 10-in. 8/29/1927 Swanee shore Peggy English Female vocal solo, with banjo and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6468-E6470 10-in. 9/15/1927 Broken hearted Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6471-E6474 10-in. 9/15/1927 A good man is hard to find Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6648-E6650 10-in. 10/13/1927 Good news Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E6651-E6653 10-in. 10/13/1927 Together we two Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25606-E25607 10-in. 12/14/1927 What’ll you do Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E25608-E25609 10-in. 12/14/1927 Mine—all mine Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick C439-C441 10-in. 6/22/1926 How many times? Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick C442-C444 10-in. 6/22/1926 Ya gotta know how to love Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick 1121W-1123W 10-in. 8/11/1925 Want a little lovin' Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick 1142W-1144W 10-in. 8/12/1925 Charleston baby of mine Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick 1145W-1147W 10-in. 8/12/1925 Don't try to cry your way back to me Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick 1164W-1166W 10-in. 8/14/1925 You can't shush Katy Rube Bloom ; Peggy English Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Brunswick 1334W-1336W 10-in. 9/11/1925 Sweet man Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick 1337W-1339W 10-in. 9/11/1925 Give me just a little bit (Of your love) Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick 1531W-1533W 10-in. 10/23/1925 Sweet man Peggy English Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "English, Peggy," accessed June 12, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510.

English, Peggy. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 12, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111510.

"English, Peggy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 12 June 2024.

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