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 76-100 of 121 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W144140 10-in. 5/12/1927 (That's the reason why) I wish I was in Dixie Four Aristocrats Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Columbia W144789 10-in. 9/22/1927 I'm walkin' on air Kitty O'Connor Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio lyricist  
Columbia W144820 10-in. 10/11/1927 I'm walkin' on air Seger Ellis ; Fred Rich Hotel Astor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 144837 10-in. 10/7/1927 I'm walkin' on air Newport Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia 144906 10-in. 10/25/1927 I'm walkin' on air Harmony Brothers Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia [W]148890 10-in. 8/19/1929 In the town where I was born Mack Allen Male vocal solo lyricist  
Columbia W148906 10-in. 8/20/1929 At twilight Ruth Etting Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W148985 10-in. 9/6/1929 At twilight Paul Whiteman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  
Columbia [W]149958 10-in. 2/3/1930 Amos 'n' Andy Arthur Fields ; Fred Hall Male vocal duet songwriter  
OKeh 492 10-in. ca. Dec. 1918 Every day's a holiday in Dixie Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
OKeh 608 10-in. ca. Feb. 1919 Mammy o' mine Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh S-70081 10-in. Aug. 1921 'Tain't nothin' else but jazz Rega Orchestra ; Aileen Stanley Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
OKeh S-70383 10-in. Dec. 1921 Atta baby Billy Jones ; Tampa Blue Jazz Band Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh S-70404 10-in. Jan. 1922 Atta baby Billy Jones Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh S-70791 10-in. Aug. 1922 You can have him, I don't want him, didn't love him anyhow blues Jazz Hounds ; Mamie Smith Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
OKeh S-70915 10-in. Oct. 1922 I certainly must be in love Elsie Clark Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh S-72253 10-in. Jan. 1924 Dancin' Dan Jack Kaufman ; John Ryan Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh 74188 10-in. June 1926 What? No spinach? Albert Campbell ; Jack Kaufman Male vocal duet songwriter  
OKeh 74222 10-in. July 1926 Out in the new mown hay Albert Campbell ; Jack Kaufman Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
OKeh 80061 10-in. 6/7/1926 What! No spinach? Albert Campbell ; Jack Glogau ; Jack Kaufman Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
OKeh W81552 10-in. 10/17/1927 I'm walkin' on air Gotham Troubadours [Irwin Abrams Hotel Manger Orchestra] Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
OKeh W404872 10-in. 4/29/1931 Them there eyes Louis Armstrong Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
OKeh [OK cat 4150-A] 10-in. Jan.-June 1920 My Dixie rosary Sterling Trio Male vocal trio lyricist  
Brunswick 8157 10-in. approximately May 1922 I certainly must be in love Billy Jones Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 11735-11737 10-in. 10/26/1923 You better keep babying baby Margaret Young Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
(Results 76-100 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.

"Tracey, William." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112953

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