William Tracey

Birth and Death Data: Born June 19th, 1893, Died September 5th, 1957

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

Notes: Sometimes listed as Will Tracy.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 121 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-36646 10-in. 10/30/1926 Out in the new mown hay Mitchell Brothers Male vocal duet, with 2 banjos (self-accompaniment) lyricist  
Victor BVE-39292 10-in. 6/24/1927 Who are you fooling to-night? Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet lyricist  
Victor BVE-40943 10-in. 11/23/1927 I'm walkin' on air Frankie Masters Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BVE-53004 10-in. 3/31/1931 Rocky Mountain Rose Johnny Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BRC-53091 10-in. 5/11/1931 I'm blue, but nobody cares Walter Ashby ; Snooks Friedman ; Memphis Ramblers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBVE-61057 10-in. 11/20/1930 Them there eyes Cocoanut Grove Orchestra ; Rhythm Boys Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio songwriter  
Victor BVE-64004 10-in. 7/29/1930 Okay, baby McKinney's Cotton Pickers ; George Thomas Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor PBS-09651 10-in. 8/20/1937 Gee! But it's great to meet a friend Bobby Breen Boy soprano vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-013321 10-in. 9/2/1937 Gee! But it's great to meet a friend (From your home town) Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-013330 10-in. 9/3/1937 Gee, but it's great to meet a friend (From your home town) Bunny Berigan Orchestra ; Gail Reese Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and vocal ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-035715 10-in. 4/7/1939 Them there eyes Benny Goodman Orchestra ; Johnny Mercer Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor [Trial 1914-05-01-07] Not documented 5/1/1914 I'd give the whole world to have you back again George Wilton Ballard Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 4849 10-in. ca. Aug. 1910 Play that barber-shop chord Bert Williams Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 38939 10-in. 7/9/1913 I want a man like Dad (A sweetheart just like Mother had) Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 39316 10-in. 4/9/1914 When they christened Brother Johnson's child Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 39468 10-in. 6/29/1914 Everything reminds me of that old sweetheart of mine Lyric Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 39639 10-in. 11/25/1914 It's too late now Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 46341 10-in. 1/14/1916 Give a little credit to your dad Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 46654 10-in. 3/20/1916 Oh Joe, with your fiddle and your bow, you stole my heart away George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 47079 10-in. 10/18/1916 Oh! Southern city (Send us some beautiful girls) George O'Connor Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 47149 10-in. 11/13/1916 Naughty! Naughty! Naughty! Samuel Ash Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77284 10-in. 8/23/1917 If I can't have you all of the time (Then I don't want you at all) Watson Sisters Female vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77324 10-in. 9/10/1917 The best things in life are free Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 77617 10-in. 1/8/1918 Bring back my daddy to me Robert Lewis Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77786 10-in. 4/24/1918 When I come back to you (we'll have a Yankee Doodle wedding) Broadway Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra songwriter  
(Results 26-50 of 121 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tracey, William," accessed October 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112953.

Tracey, William. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112953.

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