Birth and Death Data: Born August 10, 1902, Died June 28, 1961
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1919 - 1949
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer, songwriter
Notes: Sometimes listed as Ben Russell.
= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 88 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-23424||10-in.||10/17/1919||You didn't want me when you had me||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with violin and orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-35732||10-in.||6/30/1926||Katinka||George Olsen and his Music||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-36086||10-in.||9/1/1926||Turkish towel||Johnny Hamp ; Kentucky Serenaders||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||composer|
|Victor||BVE-38964||10-in.||6/24/1927||Wy-lets||Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43140||10-in.||3/12/1928||I'm winging home (Like a bird that's on the wing)||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-43586||10-in.||4/19/1928||I'm wingin' home (Like a bird that's on the wing)||Charlie Farrell ; Jim Miller||Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-46904||10-in.||8/16/1928||Lonesome in the moonlight||Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra||Orchestra, with male vocal trio||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-48532||10-in.||1/2/1929||Do you? That's all I want to know||Edwin J. McEnelly Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BRC-53046||10-in.||4/21/1931||You don't know what you're doin'||Gene Austin||Male vocal solo, with clarinet, guitar, and piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-53996||10-in.||8/19/1929||Fascinating you||Don Howard ; Phelps Twins||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-56135||10-in.||9/19/1929||When you're counting the stars alone||Joseph Rines ; Triadors||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-56736||10-in.||10/2/1929||When you're counting the stars alone||Leo Reisman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-56819||10-in.||4/3/1930||Like a dream||High Hatters ; Leonard W. Joy ; Frank Luther||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-57228||10-in.||12/4/1929||When you're counting the stars alone||Ted Fiorito Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-58681||10-in.||2/27/1930||Like a dream||Phil Baker||Accordion solo, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-59772||10-in.||4/30/1930||The song without a name||Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||BVE-64825||10-in.||12/7/1930||When you fall in love, fall in love with me||Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BRC-64867||10-in.||2/11/1931||Love is like that (What can you do?)||Walter Ashby ; Elly Bellare ; Ken Herlin ; Snooks Friedman Memphis Stompers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||BRC-64899||10-in.||3/23/1931||I'll love you in my dreams||Richard Barry ; Henry Busse Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BRC-68895||10-in.||4/13/1931||Bubbling over with love||Andy Sanella All Star Orchestra ; Chick Bullock||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BRC-68898||10-in.||4/14/1931||You don't know what you're doin'||Henry Busse Orchestra ; Knox Pugh||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus||lyricist|
|Victor||BRC-69657||10-in.||5/26/1931||Right now!||Maurice Chevalier||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BRC-70105||10-in.||6/30/1931||(When you fall in love) Fall in love with me||Georges Metaxa||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Victor||BVE-70642||10-in.||12/3/1931||A rose and a kiss||Jack Fulton ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-75926||10-in.||7/10/1933||Did my heart beat, did I fall in love!||Virginia Hamilton ; Jan Garber Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Russell, Benée," accessed October 1, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113900.
Russell, Benée. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 1, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113900.
"Russell, Benée." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 1 October 2023.
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