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 151-175 of 296 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||144267||10-in.||6/8/1927||Chamberlin and Lindy (Our hats are off to you)||Irving Kaufman||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W144268||10-in.||6/11/1927||Chamberlin and Lindy (Our hats are off to you)||Vernon Dalhart||Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||composer|
|Columbia||W144269||10-in.||6/11/1927||Charlie boy (We love you)||Vernon Dalhart||Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and whistling||composer|
|Columbia||144270||10-in.||6/13/1927||A little girl, a little boy, a little moon||Jimmy Kern ; Lou Gold Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W144398||10-in.||6/23/1927||A little girl—a little boy—a little moon||Ford and Glenn||Male vocal duet, with piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||W145392||10-in.||12/23/1927||I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream||Harry Reser's Syncopators||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||145410||10-in.||12/15/1927||I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream||Harmony Brothers||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||145773||10-in.||3/16/1928||She's the sweetheart of six other guys||Jack Kaufman ; University Six||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W146267||10-in.||4/19/1928||She's the sweetheart of six other guys||The Happiness Boys||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||146645||10-in.||7/16/1928||Mr. Hoover and Mr. Smith||Jerome Conrad and his Orchestra [Night Club Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||composer|
|Columbia||W146765||10-in.||7/21/1928||Mr. Hoover and Mr. Smith||The Happiness Boys||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||148165||10-in.||4/3/1929||Fashionette||Joe Candullo and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with piano solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W150673||10-in.||7/25/1930||Moonlight on the Colorado||Ben Selvin and his Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet||composer|
|Columbia||[W]150738||10-in.||8/26/1930||Moonlight on the Colorado||The Four Aces||Male vocal quartet, with guitar and steel guitar||composer|
|Columbia||W150896||10-in.||10/21/1930||Moonlight on the Colorado||Oscar Grogan||Male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W151049||10-in.||12/5/1930||Moonlight on the Colorado||Riley Puckett||Male vocal solo, with guitar||composer|
|Columbia||W151546||10-in.||5/6/1931||Rocky Mountain lullaby||Frank Luther ; Carson Robison||Male vocal duet, with guitar, celeste, and xylophone||composer|
|Columbia||W151663||10-in.||7/1/1931||I love you in the same sweet way||Ted Lewis and his Band||Jazz/dance band, with recitation and male vocal trio||composer|
|Columbia||W152184||10-in.||5/4/1932||Nobody to love||Shelby Singers||Male vocal trio, with guitar, accordion, and celeste||composer|
|Columbia||98474||12-in.||3/2/1928||Beautiful Ohio||Eddie Thomas’ Collegians ; Lewis James ; Elliott Shaw||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||composer|
|Columbia||W106493||10-in.||March 1926||Push your skirts down Marianna||Coppia Roma-Borelli||Vocal duet||composer|
|Columbia||W351012||10-in.||4/22/1931||Rocky Mountain lullaby||Selvin’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W351066||10-in.||7/7/1931||I love you in the same sweet way||Selvin’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||545||10-in.||ca. Jan. 1919||Beautiful Ohio||OKeh Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|OKeh||585||10-in.||ca. Jan. 1919||Beautiful Ohio||Henry Burr ; Ruth Lenox||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
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.
"King, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 6 March 2021.
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