Samuel Gabriel 'Sam' Costa (17 June 1910 – 23 September 1981) was a popular singer of the British dance band era and a voice actor on the show Much Binding in the Marsh. He was also a disc jockey for Radio Luxembourg and the BBC.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 17th, 1910 (London Borough of Hackney), Died September 22nd, 1981
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1937
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Gramophone||0EA4787||10-in.||5/10/1937||Don't play with fire||Bert Firman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Gramophone||0B5125||10-in.||10/6/1933||Everybody loves my Marguerite||Sam Costa ; Jack Jackson Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Gramophone||0EA5429||10-in.||8/16/1937||Ten pretty girls||Ronnie Munro Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with vocal||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Costa, Sam," accessed May 12, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116044.
Costa, Sam. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 12, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116044.
"Costa, Sam." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 12 May 2021.
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