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 26-50 of 88 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-76576||10-in.||7/6/1933||Did my heart beat, did I fall in love?||George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra ; Loretta Lee ; Barry Wells||Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-77360||10-in.||12/14/1933||On the wrong side of the fence||Lee Bennett ; Jan Garber Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-84975||10-in.||11/13/1934||Let's be thankful||George Hall ; Hotel Taft Orchestra ; Loretta Lee||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-85011||10-in.||11/12/1934||Let's be thankful||Lee Bennett ; Jan Garber Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||D9VB-2242||10-in.||9/14/1949||Nearest thing to heaven||Eddy Arnold||Male vocal solo, with string band||lyricist|
|Columbia||78650||10-in.||9/13/1919||You didn't want me when you had me||Irving Kaufman||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||142162||10-in.||5/6/1926||Katinka||Ivan Terribilsky ; WMCA Broadcasters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W142201||10-in.||5/14/1926||Katinka||Ed Smalle||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||142325||10-in.||6/18/1926||Turkish towel||Joe Candullo ; Everglades Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W142338||10-in.||6/23/1926||Turkish towel||Harry Reser's Syncopators||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||143365||10-in.||1/28/1927||She said and I said||Harmony Brothers||Male vocal duet, with piano||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W144327||10-in.||6/14/1927||Wy-lets||Hotel Tuller Orchestra ; Gerald Marks||Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Columbia||144411||10-in.||6/29/1927||Wy-lets||The Harmonians [Selvin's Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble||lyricist|
|Columbia||144861||10-in.||10/14/1927||Go home and tell your mother (That I love you)||Lou Gold Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W144973||10-in.||11/14/1927||Go home and tell your mother (That I love you)||Vaughn De Leath ; Frank Harris||Female-male vocal duet, with piano||songwriter|
|Columbia||W146308||10-in.||5/19/1928||(Like a bird that's on the wing) I'm wingin' home||Eddy's Hawaiian Serenaders||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W146546||10-in.||6/17/1928||Lonesome in the moonlight||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||lyricist|
|Columbia||146605||10-in.||6/29/1928||Lonesome in the moonlight||The Harmonians [Selvin's Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||147110||10-in.||10/5/1928||Do you? That's all I want to know!||Happy Martin||Male vocal solo, with alto saxophone, cornet, and piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||W147143||10-in.||10/25/1928||Do you? That's all I want to know!||Ipana Troubadours ; Sam Lanin||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||147881||10-in.||1/23/1929||My starlight||The Harmonians [Selvin's Orchestra] ; Robert Wood||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W148719||10-in.||6/20/1929||You're my silver lining of love||Ernie Golden ; Hotel McAlpin Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||148979||10-in.||9/6/1929||When you're counting the stars alone||Jim Andrews ; The Georgians [Paul Specht Orchestra]||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Columbia||W149005||10-in.||9/13/1929||When you're counting the stars alone||Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio||lyricist|
|Columbia||[W]150377||10-in.||5/1/1930||The song without a name||The Four Aces||Male vocal quartet, with guitar and steel guitar||composer, lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Russell, Benée," accessed May 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113900.
Russell, Benée. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113900.
"Russell, Benée." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 May 2023.
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LCNAR: Russell, Benée, 1902-1961 - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2008008909
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