Joe Burke [US]

Real name
Joseph Aloysius Burke
March 18, 1884
June 9, 1950
United States
00004608219 27 works
00004608415 1 work
Composer and pianist from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Burke was one of the original inductees into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970. Burke was also an early film actor, appearing in movies between 1915 and 1929.


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Songs written by Joe Burke [US]

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Little Bit Independent Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Jimmy Carr and His Orchestra October 31, 1935 Covered by (24 artists)
All That I'm Asking Is Sympathy Joe Burke [US], Benny Davis Lew Bray October 31, 1929 Covered by (13 artists)
By the River of the Roses Marty Symes, Joe Burke [US] Woody Herman and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Woody Herman REC, Phil Hanna with Harry Sosnik and His Orchestra REL November 8, 1943 Covered by (5 artists)
Carolina Moon Joe Burke [US], Benny Davis Joe Rines and His Orchestra – Vocal Chorus by Joe Rines December 3, 1928 Covered by (104 artists)
Dancing with Tears in My Eyes Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] Regent Club Orchestra [Bob Haring] April 1930 Covered by (47 artists)
Dream Mother Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1], Joe Burke [US] Gene Austin May 3, 1929 Unverified
Dream Valley Nick Kenny, Charles Kenny, Joe Burke [US] Frankie Masters and His Orch. - Vocal Chorus by Marion Francis August 13, 1940 Covered by (8 artists)
For You Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] Joe Green's Marimba Band REC, John Boles BRD March 3, 1931 Covered by (76 artists)
Getting Some Fun Out of Life Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Music in the Russ Morgan Manner September 9, 1937 Covered by (39 artists)
I'm Lonesome for You, Caroline Joe Burke [US], Archie Fletcher Jan Garber and His Orchestra May 8, 1934 Covered by (7 artists)
In a Little Gypsy Tea Room Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Jan Garber and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Lee Bennett April 12, 1935 Covered by (27 artists)
I Never Knew How Wonderful You Were Joe Burke [US], Theodora Morse
In the Valley of the Moon Charles Tobias, Joe Burke [US] George Hall and The Hotel Taft Orch. - Vocal Refrain by Glenn Cross March 15, 1933 Covered by (9 artists)
It Looks Like Rain in Cherry Blossom Lane Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie The Street Singer (Arthur Tracy) 1937 Covered by (23 artists)
Many Happy Returns Of The Day Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] Bing Crosby June 1931 Unverified
Midnight Blue Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Richard Himber and His Ritz-Carlton Orch. - Vocal Refrain by Stuart Allen July 27, 1936 Covered by (10 artists)
Moon over Miami Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Roy Smeck and His Serenaders - Vocal Chorus by Clark Ross December 11, 1935 Covered by (50 artists)
Oh, How I Miss You To-Night Joe Burke [US], Benny Davis, Mark Fisher [US] California Melodie Syncopators January 1925 Covered by (80 artists)
On Treasure Island Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Edyth Wright September 26, 1935 Covered by (40 artists)
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] Nick Lucas "The Crooning Troubadour" May 10, 1929 Covered by (51 artists)
Rambling Rose Joe Burke [US], Joseph McCarthy, Jr. George Paxton and His Orchestra - Vocal by Dick Merrick May 1948 Covered by (15 artists)
Robins and Roses Joe Burke [US], Edgar Leslie Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra March 25, 1936 Covered by (17 artists)
She Was Just a Sailor's Sweetheart Joe Burke [US] Earl Gresh and His Gangplank Orchestra July 14, 1925 Covered by (13 artists)
Sincerely I Do Joe Burke [US], Benny Davis Tom Gerunovich and His Roof Garden Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Steve Bowers August 27, 1928 Covered by Charlie Fry and His Million Dollar Pier Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Lewis James
The Kiss Waltz Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] George Olsen and His Music - Vocal Refrain by Bob Borger May 13, 1930 Covered by (26 artists)
Tiptoe Through the Tulips with Me Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] Nick Lucas "The Crooning Troubadour" May 10, 1929 Covered by (107 artists)
Watching My Dreams Go By Al Dubin, Joe Burke [US] Covered by (3 artists)
While the Years Go Drifting By Gus Kahn, Joe Burke [US] Manhattan Dance Makers (Vocal Chorus by Arthur Hall) July 9, 1926 Covered by (10 artists)
Who Wants a Bad Little Boy? Joe Burke [US], Mark Fisher [US] Ted Weems and His Orchestra June 9, 1924 Covered by William Robyn
Who Wouldn't Love You Joe Burke [US], Benny Davis Covered by (5 artists)
Yearning (Just for You) Joe Burke [US], Benny Davis Covered by (89 artists)