Billy Tracey

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, vocalist

Notes: May be lyricist William Tracey.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-25922 10-in. 12/23/1921 I'll be glad to get back to my home town American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36131 10-in. 8/25/1926 Sing, Katie (But leave the piano alone) The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Victor BVE-36811 10-in. 10/12/1926 Short an' sweet Mitchell Brothers Male vocal duet, with 2 banjos (self-accompaniment) lyricist  
Columbia 142620 10-in. 9/15/1926 Sing Katie Albert Campbell ; Jack Kaufman Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Columbia W142746 10-in. 10/7/1926 Sing, Katie (But leave the piano alone) Tracey and Dougherty Male vocal duet vocalist, lyricist  
OKeh 80087 10-in. 9/3/1926 Sing, Katie (But leave the piano alone) Albert Campbell ; Jack Glogau ; Jack Kaufman Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
OKeh W80203 10-in. 11/8/1926 Short an' sweet The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick 8149 10-in. approximately May 1922 Nobody loves me now Benny Krueger’s Orchestra ; Margaret Young Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band lyricist  
Brunswick C1958-C1959 10-in. 5/21/1928 You’re the first thing I think of in the morning Jimmy Joy Orchestra Orchestra, with vocal; without vocal (take G) lyricist  
Brunswick E20049-E20050 10-in. 9/7/1926 Sing, Katie (But leave the piano alone) Macy and Smalle Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick E20744-E20745 10-in. 11/17/1926 Short an’ sweet Ray Perkins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick E20756-E20757 10-in. 11/18/1926 Short an’ sweet Ray Perkins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick E20840-E20841 10-in. 11/29/1926 Short an’ sweet Ray Perkins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Brunswick E20898-E20899 10-in. 12/7/1926 Short an’ sweet Ray Perkins Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Edison 11091 10-in. 7/7/1926 Sing, Katie (But leave the piano alone) The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Edison 11331 10-in. 11/23/1926 Short an' sweet The Happiness Boys ; Dave Kaplan Male vocal duet, with piano lyricist  
Edison 18281 10-in. 3/5/1928 You're the first thing I think of in the morning Will Donaldson ; Jack Parker Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Vocalion E3640-E3641 10-in. 8/26/1926 Sing, Katie (But leave the piano alone) Six Hayseeds Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet lyricist  
Vocalion E4082-E4083 10-in. 11/15/1926 Short an' sweet Frivolity Club Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tracey, Billy," accessed April 12, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210257.

Tracey, Billy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 12, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210257.

"Tracey, Billy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 12 April 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/210257

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