Richard Benjamin Haymes (September 13, 1918 – March 28, 1980), known as Dick Haymes, was an Argentine actor and singer, active in the United States. He was one of the most popular male vocalists of the 1940s and early 1950s. He was the older brother of Bob Haymes who was an actor, television host, and songwriter.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 13th, 1918 (Buenos Aires), Died March 28th, 1980 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1943 - 1952
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, speaker
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 275 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Decca||71377||10-in.||5/27/1943||Wait for me Mary||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71378||10-in.||5/27/1943||You'll never know||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71379||10-in.||5/27/1943||In my arms||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71380||10-in.||5/27/1943||It can't be wrong||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71391||10-in.||6/14/1943||There's a star spangled banner waving somewhere||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71392||10-in.||5/14/1943||Gertie from Bizerte||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71425||10-in.||6/22/1943||I never mention your name||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71426||10-in.||6/22/1943||I heard you cried last night||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71433||10-in.||9/7/1943||Put your arms around me, honey||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71434||10-in.||9/7/1943||For the first time||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71692||10-in.||1/18/1944||If you were the only girl in the world||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71714||10-in.||1/27/1944||Long ago (and far away)||Helen Forrest ; Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||71715||10-in.||1/27/1944||Look for the silver lining||Helen Forrest ; Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||72998||10-in.||8/3/1945||How deep is the ocean (How high is the sky)||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||72999||10-in.||8/3/1945||The Lord's been good to me||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||73000||10-in.||8/3/1945||And there you are||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||73001||10-in.||8/3/1945||You are too beautiful||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||73991||7/2/1947||Oh, little town of Bethlehem-1||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||73992||7/2/1947||Joy to the world (Handel)-1||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||73993||7/2/1947||It came upon the midnight clear||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||73994||7/2/1947||Ave Maria (Schubert)||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
|Decca||74535||4/16/1948||You can't be true, dear||Dick Haymes ; The Song Spinners||vocalist|
|Decca||74536||4/16/1948||Nature boy||Dick Haymes ; The Song Spinners||vocalist|
|Decca||74904||5/11/1949||Maybe it's because-1||Dick Haymes||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Haymes, Dick," accessed August 12, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204361.
Haymes, Dick. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 12, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/204361.
"Haymes, Dick." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 12 August 2020.
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