Al J. Neiburg

Allen J. Neiburg (November 22, 1902—July 12, 1978) was an American lyricist.

He was born on 22 November 1902 in St. Albans, Vermont and received his education at Boston University. He is known for writing lyrics for such songs as "I'm Confessin' (That I Love You)" (with Doc Dougherty and Ellis Reynolds), "It's the Talk of the Town" and "Under a Blanket of Blue" (with Jerry Livingston and Marty Symes). He also ran his own publishing company. Neiburg died in New Haven, Connecticut, on 12 July 1978.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 22nd, 1902 (St. Albans), Died July 12th, 1978 (New Haven)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter

Recordings (Results 51-51 of 51 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W404405 10-in. 8/19/1930 Confessin' (That I love you) Louis Armstrong ; Sebastian New Cotton Club Orchestra Jazz/ dance band, with male vocal solo Composer  
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