Joe Davis (lyricist)
Note on name: Wrote under many pseudonyms, including Roxanne Hampton, Leslie Beacon, and Bert Kapp.
See Also: Hampton, Roxanne
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description|
|Victor||B-31446||10-in.||11/25/1924||When it's love-time in Hawaii||Green Brothers Marimba Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-74896||10-in.||1/26/1933||He's a son of the South||Louis Armstrong Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-75073||10-in.||2/10/1933||He's a son of the South||Andy Pendleton||Male vocal solo, with piano|
|Victor||BS-75962||10-in.||7/28/1933||Colorado blues||Girls of the Golden West||Female vocal duet, with guitar|
|Victor||BS-75968||10-in.||7/28/1933||Listen to the story of Sleepy Hollow Bill||Girls of the Golden West||Female vocal duet, with guitar|
|Victor||PBS-09775||10-in.||11/2/1937||Queen Isabella||Ozzie Nelson Orchestra||Jazz/dance band|
|Victor||BS-010562||10-in.||6/12/1937||Our love was meant to be||Clambake Seven ; Tommy Dorsey ; Edythe Wright||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-013346||10-in.||9/7/1937||Our love was meant to be||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-027109||10-in.||9/14/1938||Indiana moonlight||Arthur Godfrey ; Johnny Salb||Male vocal solo, with electric organ|
|Victor||BS-027200||10-in.||9/19/1938||Indiana moonlight||Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye ; Charles Wilson||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-027290||10-in.||10/13/1938||Shame! Shame! (Everybody knows your name)||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-027916||10-in.||10/14/1938||(Shango, shango, shangoree) Rockin' rollers' jubilee||Bunny Berigan Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-028133||10-in.||10/20/1938||Alexander's back in town||Peg LaCentra ; Jerry Sears||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble|
|Victor||BS-028136||10-in.||10/20/1938||Big mouth Minnie||Peg LaCentra ; Jerry Sears||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble|
|Victor||BS-030365||10-in.||12/7/1938||I'll dance at your wedding||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-030765||10-in.||12/27/1938||Dream caravan||Joel Livingston ; Van Alexander Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Victor||BS-031531||10-in.||1/19/1939||You out-smarted yourself||Fats Waller and his Rhythm||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo|
|Columbia||140184||10-in.||12/16/1924||When it's love-time in Hawaii||Lewis James ; Elliott Shaw||Male vocal duet, with orchestra|
|Columbia||W143203||10-in.||12/21/1926||On Decoration Day (They'll know where to bring your flowers to)||Martha Copeland||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with cornet and piano|
|Columbia||W150131||10-in.||3/27/1930||Keep it to yourself||Bessie Smith||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with instrumental quartet|
|OKeh||S-7081||10-in.||ca. Nov. 1919||Why don’t you drive my blues away||Al Bernard||Male vocal solo, with orchestra|
|OKeh||S-7512||10-in.||July 1920||A picture of Mother||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra|
|OKeh||S-70012||10-in.||July 1921||Won't someone help me find my lovin' man?||Five Jazz Bell Hops ; Daisy Martin||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band|
|OKeh||W80695||10-in.||4/4/1927||A picture of Mother||Joe Davis||Male vocal solo, with piano|
|OKeh||W81425||10-in.||9/8/1927||Best friend blues||Margaret Johnson||Female vocal solo, with clarinet and piano|
|Brunswick||4135||10-in.||approximately Sept. 1920||Why don't you drive my blues away?||Al Bernard||Male vocal solo, with orchestra|
|Brunswick||E27578||10-in.||5/24/1928||Honolulu sweetheart of mine||Royal Hawaiians||Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal ensemble; without vocal (take G)|
|Edison||18454||10-in.||4/28/1928||Honolulu sweetheart of mine||Aloha-Land Serenaders||Instrumental ensemble, with mixed vocal quartet|
|Edison||N-225||10-in.||4/28/1928||Honolulu sweetheart of mine||Aloha-Land Serenaders||Instrumental ensemble, with mixed vocal quartet|
|Vocalion||E3654-E3655||10-in.||8/31/1926||My Hawaiian serenade||Miami Marimba Band||Marimba band, with male vocal duet|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Joe Davis (lyricist)," accessed April 4, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/67375/Davis_Joe_lyricist.
Joe Davis (lyricist). (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 4, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/67375/Davis_Joe_lyricist.
"Joe Davis (lyricist)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 4 April 2020.
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