Bob King

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer

Notes: According to the Columbia master book, the song "Anona" was originally credited to Vivian Grey, who was believed to be a pseudonym for Mabel McKinley. It has been determined that this title was written by Tin Pan Alley songwriter Bob King.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor A-651 7-in. 11/6/1903 Anona Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor B-651 10-in. 11/6/1903 Anona Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Victor A-709 7-in. 11/18/1903 Anona Mina Hickman Female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor B-709 10-in. 11/18/1903 Anona Mina Hickman Female vocal solo lyricist  
Victor B-4783 10-in. 8/9/1907 Golden rod Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-40078 10-in. 11/14/1927 Gone but not forgotten (Florence Mills) Carroll C. Tate Male vocal solo, with violin and piano songwriter  
Victor BVE-46604 10-in. 7/24/1928 Mr. Hoover—Mr. Smith The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano songwriter  
Victor [Trial 1924-08-22-03] 10-in. 8/22/1924 Rose Marie Penn Diamond Dance Orchestra Orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 1597 7-in. ca. 1903 Anona Columbia Band Band lyricist  
Columbia 1597 10-in. ca. 1903 Anona Columbia Band Band lyricist  
Columbia 1602 7-in. ca. 1903 Anona Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 1602 10-in. ca. 1903 Anona Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 1619 10-in. ca. 1903 Anona Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 1619 7-in. ca. 1903 Anona Vess L. Ossman Banjo solo, with piano lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Bob," accessed December 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205390.

King, Bob. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205390.

"King, Bob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 December 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205390

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