Vick Knight

Birth and Death Data: Born August 5, 1908 (Moundsville), Died May 17, 1984 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, arranger, songwriter

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBS-036158 10-in. 4/28/1939 Melancholy mood Kenny Baker ; Nathaniel Finston Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor PBS-036294 10-in. 6/22/1939 Melancholy mood Artie Shaw Orchestra ; Helen Forrest Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-041536 10-in. 8/10/1939 Melancholy mood Delta Rhythm Band ; Claire Martin ; Bob Zurke Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-063878 10-in. 5/9/1941 Mocking bird lament Dinah Shore ; Paul Wetstein Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band arranger  
Victor D7VB-2595 10-in. 12/5/1947 Anywhere in Texas R. F. D. Louis Prima Orchestra Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and jazz/dance band songwriter  


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