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 201-225 of 296 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh 73741 10-in. Oct. 1925 The convict and the rose Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar lyricist, composer  
OKeh 74030 10-in. 2/27/1926 Oh! You Lulu Belle Billy Jones ; Melody Sheiks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh 74131 10-in. 4/21/1926 Puttin' on the style Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
OKeh 74151 10-in. Apr. 1926 The little black mustache Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and harmonica songwriter  
OKeh W80303 10-in. 1/18/1927 Bridget O' Flynn (Where've ya been?) OKeh Kut-Ups Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
OKeh W80515 10-in. 3/10/1927 A little girl, a little boy, a little moon Will Perry's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
OKeh W80993 10-in. 6/8/1927 Charlie boy (We love you) Noel Taylor Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh W80994 10-in. 6/8/1927 Chamberlin and Lindy (Our hats are off to you) Noel Taylor Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh W81623 10-in. 9/26/1927 I ain't nobody's darling Pipers Gap Ramblers Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio composer  
OKeh W81970 10-in. 12/28/1927 I scream—you scream—we all scream for ice cream The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
OKeh W400612 10-in. 4/14/1928 She's the sweetheart of six other guys Fred Hall ; Sugar Babies Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh W404441 10-in. 9/15/1930 Moonlight on the Colorado Black Brothers Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar composer  
OKeh W404446 10-in. 9/17/1930 Moonlight on the Colorado Justin Ring Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh W404601 10-in. 12/1/1930 Moonlight on the Colorado Julius Dunn ; R. D. Kelly Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin composer  
OKeh [OK cat 1269-b] 10-in. approximately 1919 Broken blossoms Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 6227 10-in. approximately Aug. 1921 I ain't nobody's darling Harmonizers Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 4834-4835 10-in. approximately Dec. 1920 Love bird Ernest Hare ; Wiedoeft's Saxophone Trio Male vocal solo, with saxophone trio lyricist  
Brunswick 6478-6480 10-in. approximately Sept. 1921 Just like a rainbow Gene Rodemich’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 11837-11839 10-in. 11/9/1923 Mississippi ripples Castlewood Marimba Band Marimba band composer  
Brunswick 12576-12578 10-in. 2/27/1924 Why did I kiss that girl Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Brunswick 13701-13703 10-in. 8/8/1924 Go ‘long mule Carl Fenton’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Brunswick 14018-14020 10-in. 10/18/1924 My Rose Marie Oriole Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick 14662-14664 10-in. 1/22/1925 Peter Pan Benny Krueger’s Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E17067-E17069 10-in. 12/8/1925 Keep your skirts down, Mary Ann Billy Jones ; Esther Walker Female-male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Brunswick A132-A134 10-in. 5/28/1924 I need some pettin’ Oriole Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
(Results 201-225 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.

"King, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 6 March 2021.

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