Sam H. Stept

Sammy Stept
Real name
Sam Howard Stept
September 18, 1897
December 1, 1964
United States
00029592459 21 works
Jazz pianist and composer born in Odessa, Ukrain, who moved to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with his family at the age of three. He was a prolific composer of songs and occasionally wrote lyrics.
Member of
Collins and Stept


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Covers by Sam H. Stept

Songs written by Sam H. Stept

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
All My Life Sam H. Stept, Sidney D. Mitchell Phil Regan February 20, 1936 Covered by (34 artists)
Comes Love Lew Brown, Sam H. Stept, Charles Tobias Harry James and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Connie Haines May 24, 1939 Covered by (207 artists)
Do Something Bud Green, Sam H. Stept Helen Kane Covered by (28 artists)
Good Little Bad Little You Bud Green, Sam H. Stept Ukulele Ike (Cliff Edwards) September 21, 1928 Covered by (9 artists)
I Fall in Love with You Every Day Sam H. Stept Connie Boswell and The Paulette Sisters with Orchestra directed by Camarata December 10, 1945 Covered by (15 artists)
If It Were Up to Me Sam H. Stept Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter and His Orchestra December 1952 Unverified
If You Should Leave Me Sam H. Stept Eddie Fisher with Hugo Winterhalter's Orchestra August 7, 1950 Covered by Carmen McRae with Orchestra directed by Jack Pleis
I'll Always Be in Love with You Bud Green, Sam H. Stept, Herman Ruby Morton Downey REC,REL, Fred Waring & His Pennsylvanians BRD January 11, 1929 Covered by (106 artists)
I'm Painting the Town Red (To Hide a Heart That's Blue) Sam H. Stept, Charles Tobias, Charles Newman [US1] The Little Ramblers - Vocal refrain by Ward Pinkett May 10, 1935 Covered by (6 artists)
It's Unanimous Now Bud Green, Sam H. Stept Frances Williams July 31, 1929 Covered by (7 artists)
I've Got My Eye on You Bud Green, Sam H. Stept Ed. Loyd & His Orchestra June 20, 1930 Covered by Ian Whitcomb & Dick Zimmerman
Mine – All Mine Sam H. Stept, Herman Ruby, Rubey Cowan Ed Lowry November 1, 1927 Covered by (13 artists)
My First Impression of You Sam H. Stept, Charles Tobias "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm December 16, 1937 Covered by (5 artists)
My Sunday Girl Sam H. Stept, Herman Ruby, Bud Cooper Joe Candullo and His Everglades Orchestra February 14, 1927 Covered by (9 artists)
My Sweet Tooth Says I Wanna Joe Young [US1], Sam H. Stept, Sidney Clare Lloyd Keating and His Music – Vocal Chorus by Robert Wood July 3, 1931 Covered by (8 artists)
Or Have I Charles Tobias, Sam H. Stept Will Bradley and His Orchestra featuring Ray McKinley 1940 Unverified
Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone Sam H. Stept, Sidney Clare Ernie Golden and His Orchestra January 27, 1931 Covered by (235 artists)
Sally's Not the Same Old Sally (I Left on the Ozark Trail) Sam H. Stept, Al Bernard Al Bernard - Sammy Stept at the Piano 1926 Covered by (2 artists)
Sweet Heartache Ned Washington, Sam H. Stept Frances Langford with Victor Young and His Orchestra March 14, 1937 Covered by (2 artists)
That's My Weakness Now Bud Green, Sam H. Stept Paul Johnson and His 4 Hawaiians June 5, 1928 Covered by (58 artists)
This Is Worth Fighting For Eddie DeLange, Sam H. Stept Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra May 1, 1942 Covered by (11 artists)
When They Ask About You Sam H. Stept Sonny Dunham and His Orchestra - Vocal by Don Darcy January 1944 Covered by (5 artists)

Adapted songs


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