Bernie Baum (October 13, 1929 – August 28, 1993) was a songwriter who worked extensively with Elvis Presley. He grew up in New York City and later worked with Harvey Zimmerman (better known as Bill Giant) and Florence Kaye. The majority of their songs were used in Presley's musicals. He and his two collaborators also wrote a theme music package for the NBC Weekend radio service called "Monitor" in 1965. Their work was also credited in the American version of Osamu Tezuka's anime Kimba the White Lion (1965). He had a #1 Hit with his song "Music! Music! Music!", Teresa Brewer's B side recording which unexpectedly took off, selling over a million copies and becoming Teresa's signature song. with His other works included:
Birth and Death Data: Born October 13, 1929, Died August 28, 1993
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||E0VB-3326chi||10-in.||1/18/1950||(Put another nickel in) Music! Music! Music!||June Carter Cash ; Homer and Jethro||Mixed vocal trio, with string band||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Baum, Bernie," accessed July 4, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/357106.
Baum, Bernie. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 4, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/357106.
"Baum, Bernie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 4 July 2022.
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