Billy Hill

Billy Hill
Real name
William Joseph Hill
Born
July 14, 1899
Died
December 24, 1940
Country
United States
IPI
00063580967
00014107828
00014117432
Comments
Popular songwriter of the Tin Pan Alley era. Hill was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970. He sometimes used "George Brown" as pseudonym.
Family
Dedette Lee Hill    Spouse
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Songs written by Billy Hill

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Empty Saddles Billy Hill, J. Keirn Brennan Rudy VallĂ©e August 1936 Covered by (12 artists)
Have You Ever Been Lonely? Peter De Rose, Billy Hill Gene Arnold 1933 Covered by (59 artists)
In the Chapel in the Moonlight Billy Hill Shep Fields and His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra 1936 Covered by (45 artists)
Lights out Billy Hill Spade Cooley (King of Western Swing) and His Band 1950 Covered by (4 artists)
On a Little Dream Ranch Billy Hill Covered by (4 artists)
On a Little Street in Singapore Peter De Rose, Billy Hill Harry James and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Frank Sinatra November 1939 Covered by (12 artists)
Prairie Lullaby Billy Hill Jimmie Rodgers 1933 Covered by (18 artists)
That's When Your Heartaches Begin Billy Hill, Fred Fisher, Willie Raskin Shep Fields and His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra 1937 Covered by (24 artists)
The Call of the Canyon Billy Hill Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Frank Sinatra October 7, 1940 Covered by (12 artists)
The Glory of Love Billy Hill Willie Bryant and His Orchestra 1936 Covered by (98 artists)
The Last Round Up Billy Hill George Olsen and His Music July 1933 Covered by (30 artists)
The Old Spinning Wheel Billy Hill Ray Noble and His Orchestra 1933 Covered by (24 artists)
Timber Billy Hill, Robert D. Emmerich Covered by (3 artists)
Wagon Wheels Peter De Rose, Billy Hill Everett Marshall January 4, 1934 Covered by (29 artists)

Reported errors

# Reported by Reported on Status Last update
#30554 Bastien 2004-11-28 14:40:42 UTC processed 2004-11-28 15:51:15 UTC by Denis
#39450 baggish 2009-07-02 00:59:21 UTC processed 2009-09-07 01:33:12 UTC by Denis
#39603 Bastien 2009-07-22 16:52:05 UTC processed 2009-09-11 15:29:31 UTC by Denis