Gus Kahn

Gus Kahn
Real name
Gustave Gerson Kahn
Born
November 6, 1886
Died
October 8, 1941
Country
United States
IPI
00015755095
Comments
Born in Germany, Kahn's family immigrated to Chicago, Illinois in 1890. Kahn was a musician, songwriter, and most famously, a lyricist.
Family
Donald Kahn Son
Grace LeBoy Kahn wife
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Songs written by Gus Kahn

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Day Away from Town Gus Kahn, Richard A. Whiting, Tex Arnold Covered by (2 artists)
Ain't We Got Fun Gus Kahn, Richard A. Whiting, Raymond B. Egan Arthur West 1920 Covered by (24 artists)
All God's Chillun Got Rhythm Gus Kahn, Bronislaw Kaper, Walter Jurmann Ivie Anderson June 11, 1937 Covered by (76 artists)
An Earful of Music Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Ethel Merman October 11, 1934 Covered by (3 artists)
Carioca Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu Etta Moten December 22, 1933 Covered by (68 artists)
Carolina in the Morning Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Willie & Eugene Howard September 20, 1922 Covered by (57 artists)
Charley, My Boy Gus Kahn, Ted FioRito Puritan Novelty Orchestra 1924 Covered by (8 artists)
Chloe Gus Kahn, Charles N. Daniels Douglas Richardson 1927 Covered by (70 artists)
Collette Gus Kahn, Abel Baer Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra 1927 Covered by (2 artists)
Coquette Gus Kahn, Johnny Green, Carmen Lombardo Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians 1928 Covered by (56 artists)
Day Dreaming Gus Kahn, Jerome Kern Harry James and his Orchestra 1941 Covered by (7 artists)
Do What You Do George Gershwin, Gus Kahn, Ira Gershwin Ruby Keeler & Frank McHugh June 25, 1929 Covered by (4 artists)
Dream a Little Dream of Me Gus Kahn, Wilbur Schwandt, Fabian Andre Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra 1931 Covered by (223 artists)
Eliza Gus Kahn, Ted FioRito Covered by (3 artists)
Flying down to Rio Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu December 22, 1933 Covered by (16 artists)
Footloose and Fancy Free Gus Kahn, Carmen Lombardo Richard Himber & His Orchestra 1935 Covered by (3 artists)
Goofus Gus Kahn, Wayne King, William Harold Wayne King and His Orchestra January 1931 Covered by (20 artists)
Guilty Gus Kahn, Harry Akst, Richard A. Whiting Ruth Etting 1931 Covered by (34 artists)
He's the Last Word Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Art Kahn and His Orchestra 1927 Covered by (15 artists)
I'll See You in My Dreams Gus Kahn, Isham Jones Isham Jones, guest conductor with Ray Miller's Orchestra 1925 Covered by (121 artists)
I'm Bringing a Red Red Rose Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Ruth Etting December 4, 1928 Covered by (5 artists)
I'm Through with Love Gus Kahn, Matty Malneck, Fud Livingston Henry Busse and His Orchestra 1931 Covered by (110 artists)
I Never Knew Gus Kahn, Ted FioRito Lou Gold and His Orchestra 1925 Covered by (79 artists)
It Had to Be You Gus Kahn, Isham Jones The Ambassadors [2] 1924 Covered by (299 artists)
I've Had My Moments Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Eddie Quillan and June Clyde May 24, 1934 Covered by (14 artists)
I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Covered by (3 artists)
Josephine Gus Kahn, Wayne King, Burke Bivens Wayne King and His Orchestra - Roy Fox and His Orchestra February 10, 1937 Covered by (3 artists)
Lazy Day Gus Kahn, Eric Maschwitz, Grace LeBoy Kahn, George Posford Covered by (3 artists)
Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away) George Gershwin, Gus Kahn, Ira Gershwin Nick Lucas and Ruby Keeler June 25, 1929 Covered by (112 artists)
Love Me or Leave Me Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Ruth Etting December 4, 1928 Covered by (189 artists)
Makin' Whoopee! Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Eddie Cantor December 4, 1928 Covered by (215 artists)
Memories Gus Kahn, Egbert Van Alstyne John Barnes Wells April 1916 Covered by (11 artists)
My Baby Just Cares for Me Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Eddie Cantor September 30, 1930 Covered by (139 artists)
My Buddy Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Henry Burr October 1922 Covered by (79 artists)
My Isle of Golden Dreams Gus Kahn, Walter Blaufuss The Dolly Sisters 1918 Covered by (20 artists)
Nobody's Sweetheart Gus Kahn, Ernie Erdman, Elmer Schoebel, Billy Meyers Isham Jones and His Orchestra 1924 Covered by (82 artists)
Now That You're Gone Gus Kahn, Ted FioRito Covered by (11 artists)
Okay Toots Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Eddie Cantor 1934 Covered by (5 artists)
On the Alamo Gus Kahn, Isham Jones Isham Jones Orchestra April 1922 Covered by (90 artists)
Orchids in the Moonlight Gus Kahn, Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu Rudy Vallée and His Connecticut Yankees 1933 Covered by (31 artists)
Pretty Baby Gus Kahn, Egbert Van Alstyne, Tony Jackson [1] Emerson Military Band 1916 Covered by (44 artists)
Riptide Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians 1934 Covered by (4 artists)
San Francisco Gus Kahn, Bronislaw Kaper, Walter Jurmann Jeanette MacDonald June 26, 1936 Covered by (8 artists)
Someone to Care for Me Gus Kahn, Bronislaw Kaper, Walter Jurmann Woody Herman and His Orchestra 1936 Covered by (7 artists)
Sometime Gus Kahn, Ted FioRito Regent Club Orchestra 1925 Covered by (7 artists)
Swingin' down the Lane Gus Kahn, Isham Jones Isham Jones Orchestra 1923 Covered by (16 artists)
Sympathy Gus Kahn, Otto Harbach, Rudolf Friml Covered by (5 artists)
Thanks a Million Gus Kahn, Arthur Johnston Casani Club Orchestra 1935 Covered by (2 artists)
That Certain Party Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Mr. X 1925 Covered by (13 artists)
The One I Love Belongs to Somebody Else Gus Kahn, Isham Jones Isham Jones Orchestra February 1924 Covered by (77 artists)
The Waltz You Saved for Me Gus Kahn, Wayne King, Emil Flindt Wayne King and His Orchestra 1930 Covered by (20 artists)
Toot, Toot, Tootsie (Goo' Bye) Gus Kahn, Ernie Erdman, Ted FioRito, Dan Russo Al Jolson October 6, 1921 Covered by (44 artists)
Ukulele Lady Gus Kahn, Richard A. Whiting Irving Kaufman 1925 Covered by (18 artists)
When My Ship Comes In Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Eddie Cantor November 10, 1934 Covered by (11 artists)
When You Come to the End of the Day Gus Kahn, Frank Westphal Leo Reisman and His Orchestra July 1929 Covered by (7 artists)
While My Lady Sleeps Gus Kahn, Bronislaw Kaper Nelson Eddy October 31, 1941 Covered by (18 artists)
Who Wants Love? Gus Kahn, Franz Waxman Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra October 1937 Covered by Mina Agossi
Yes Sir, That's My Baby Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson Gene Austin 1925 Covered by (96 artists)
You Stepped out of a Dream Gus Kahn, Nacio Herb Brown Tony Martin April 25, 1941 Covered by (214 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Dream of Love Gus Kahn, Herbert Stothart Liebestraum Nr. 3 Covered by Gretl Rath
I'll Never Be the Same Gus Kahn Little Buttercup Ruth Etting Covered by (48 artists)
The Hour of Parting Gus Kahn L'heure bleu Owen Bradley and His Orchestra - Vocal by Anita Kerr Singers