Robert King

Birth and Death Data: Born 1862 (New York City), Died 1932 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist, arranger

Notes: Sometimes listed as Robert A. King, A. Robert King, or R. A. King. King has several pseudonyms, among them Betty Chapin.

See Also: Chapin, Betty Chapin, Betty; Earl, Mary King, Robert

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 296 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-33649 10-in. 12/21/1925 Putting on the style Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and harmonica songwriter  
Victor BVE-34664 10-in. 3/2/1926 The engineer's child Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar composer  
Victor BVE-36007 10-in. 7/28/1926 Tell me you love me Art Landry Orchestra Jazz/dance band (takes 5-8); with male vocal solo (tales 1-4) composer  
Victor BVE-36063 10-in. 8/24/1926 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've ya been?) Billy Murray ; Aileen Stanley Female-male vocal duet, with bells and piano composer  
Victor BVE-36765 10-in. 11/12/1926 Beautiful Ohio Elsie Baker ; Olive Kline Vocal duet (soprano and contralto), with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-38266 10-in. 5/21/1927 A little girl, a little boy, a little moon Charlie Fry ; Million Dollar Pier Orchestra Jazz/dance band (takes 1 and 2); with male vocal solo (takes 3-6) composer  
Victor BVE-38391 10-in. 5/6/1927 Beautiful Ohio Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-39237 10-in. 6/10/1927 Chamberlin and Lindy (Our hats are off to you) Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-40750 10-in. 11/30/1927 I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BVE-43500 10-in. 3/26/1928 She's the sweetheart of six other guys The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-43733 10-in. 4/18/1928 She's the sweetheart of six other guys Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus composer  
Victor BVE-45863 10-in. 7/9/1928 Sleepy Honolulu town Hilo Hawaiian Orchestra Instrumental ensemble (Hawaiian) composer  
Victor BVE-49944 10-in. 2/12/1929 Fashionette Victor Arden ; Phil Ohman Piano duet composer  
Victor BRC-53047 10-in. 4/22/1931 Rocky Mountain lullaby Bud Billings Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-53562 10-in. 6/13/1929 Katie, keep your feet on the ground Billy Murray ; Aileen Stanley Female-male vocal duet and comic dialogue, with orchestra composer  
Victor BAVE-60363 10-in. Summer 1930 Fashionette Orquesta Adolfo Carabelli Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-62326 10-in. 7/1/1930 Moonlight on the Colorado Bud Billings ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet composer  
Victor BVE-63603 10-in. 8/28/1930 Moonlight on the Colorado Burt Lorin ; Frank Luther ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet composer  
Victor ABRC-69902 10-in. 6/9/1931 Rocky Mountain lullaby Sonny Green Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BRC-70118 10-in. 7/6/1931 I love you in the same sweet way Ted Black Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BRC-71236 10-in. 1/15/1932 An old fashioned home in New Hampshire Dick Robertson Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-72634 10-in. 5/17/1932 Beautiful Ohio The Paradise Islanders Instrumental trio (Hawaiian) composer  
Victor BSHQ-73110 10-in. 7/14/1932 Nobody to love Bud Billings Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-75953 10-in. 7/27/1933 The convict and the rose Tom and Roy Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-041232 10-in. 8/21/1939 The convict and the rose Blue Sky Boys Male vocal duet, with mandolin and guitar lyricist, composer  
(Results 51-75 of 296 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Robert," accessed March 6, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

King, Robert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 6, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

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