John Aloysius Tucker (June 18, 1896 - February 16, 1971) was a fireman and a music composer. He was songwriting partners with Joseph Schuster. He was a co-founder of Tucker and Merchant, a music publishing company.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 18, 1896 (Manhattan), Died February 16, 1971 (Queens)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1930
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, vocalist, lyricist
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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 26-50 of 58 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||W151134||10-in.||12/12/1930||The lunatic's lullaby||Dan Hornsby||Male vocal solo, with guitar||composer|
|OKeh||S-71451||10-in.||Apr. 1923||A fire laddie (Just like my daddy)||Master John L. Stewart||Male vocal solo,with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||S-71459||10-in.||Apr. 1923||A fire laddie (Just like my daddy)||Fire Department of New York Quartet ; Rega Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet||composer|
|OKeh||S-71563||10-in.||May 1923||Maggie! (Yes ma'am!) Come right upstairs||Virginia Burt ; Billy Jones||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||W81428||10-in.||9/9/1927||In the woodshed she said she would||Beth Challis||Female vocal solo, with piano||songwriter|
|OKeh||W81927||10-in.||12/8/1927||A fire laddie (Just like my daddy)||Johnny Tucker||Male vocal solo, with piano||vocalist, composer|
|OKeh||W402533||10-in.||7/12/1929||Maybe! Who knows?||Dorsey Brothers Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|OKeh||[OK cat 40600-b]||10-in.||Jan.-Jun. 1926||The village blacksmith owns the village now||The Happiness Boys||Male vocal duet||composer|
|Brunswick||E28309||10-in.||9/24/1928||Sleep, baby, sleep||Arrowhead Inn Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||composer|
|Brunswick||E28679||10-in.||approximately Nov. 1928||Ho-ho-Hogan||Davy's Broadway Syncopators||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E29469||10-in.||Mar. 1929||Dance of the paper dolls||Anglo-Persians ; Louis Katzman||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E30036||10-in.||June 1929||Maybe—who knows||Carl Fenton’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G)||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E30313||10-in.||7/8/1929||Maybe—who knows?||Eddy Thomas||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E17702-E17704||10-in.||1/27/1926||The village blacksmith owns the village now||Six Jumping Jacks||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||ATL959||10-in.||3/20/1930||Sleep, baby, sleep||Whippoorwill Four||Male vocal quartet, with guitar and yodeling||composer|
|Edison||8980||10-in.||5/15/1923||Maggie! (Yes, ma'am) Come right up stairs||Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||10829||10-in.||2/15/1926||The village blacksmith owns the village now||Tom Howard ; Jazz Babies||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||10900||10-in.||3/31/1926||The village blacksmith owns the village now||College Four||Male vocal quartet||composer|
|Edison||10962||10-in.||5/6/1926||The lunatic's lullaby||The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Edison||11745||10-in.||6/17/1927||Sweetness (There's no one but you)||Green Brothers' Novelty Band ; Gerald Macy||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Edison||11782||10-in.||7/6/1927||Two little pretty birds||Don Voorhees Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Edison||18117||10-in.||12/20/1927||Mamma's little baby||Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker||Male vocal duet, with piano||songwriter|
|Edison||18584||10-in.||6/20/1928||Flora (I a-dor-a you)||Al Friedman Orchestra ; Happy Jack||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Edison||18690||10-in.||8/30/1928||Sleep, baby, sleep||Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Edison||18787||10-in.||10/5/1928||Ho-ho-ho-Hogan||Billy Murray||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tucker, Johnny," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610.
Tucker, Johnny. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111610.
"Tucker, Johnny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.
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