Bob King

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: 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.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Bob," accessed May 30, 2024,

King, Bob. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 30, 2024, from

"King, Bob." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 30 May 2024.

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