Edgar Leslie

Edgar Leslie
December 31, 1885
January 22, 1976
United States
Songwriter and charter member of ASCAP. Leslie also served several terms as an ASCAP director. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.


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Songs written by Edgar Leslie

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Little Bit Independent Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie Jimmy Carr and His Orchestra 1936 Covered by (15 artists)
By the River St. Marie Harry Warren, Edgar Leslie Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians 1931 Covered by (26 artists)
For Me and My Gal Edgar Leslie, George W. Meyer, E. Ray Goetz Margaret O'Connell 1917 Covered by (62 artists)
Getting Some Fun out of Life Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra October 1937 Covered by (17 artists)
He'd Have to Get Under Get Out and Get Under Grant Clarke, Edgar Leslie, Maurice Abrahams Fred Douglas June 1914 Covered by (7 artists)
Home in Pasadena Harry Warren, Grant Clarke, Edgar Leslie Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra April 1924 Covered by (8 artists)
In a Little Gypsy Tea Room Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie Jan Garber and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Lee Bennett April 25, 1935 Covered by (11 artists)
It Looks Like Rain in Cherry Blossom Lane Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie The Street Singer (Arthur Tracy) 1937 Covered by (7 artists)
Masculine Women Feminine Men Jimmy Monaco, Edgar Leslie Frank Harris 1926 Covered by (10 artists)
Me and the Man in the Moon Jimmy Monaco, Edgar Leslie Golden Gate Orchestra - Vocal chorus by Billy Murray December 1928 Covered by (20 artists)
Mistakes Lawrence Wright, Edgar Leslie Covered by (3 artists)
Moon over Miami Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie Roy Smeck and His Orchestra 1936 Covered by (26 artists)
My Inspiration Is You Lawrence Wright, Edgar Leslie Covered by (2 artists)
My Troubles Are Over Jimmy Monaco, Edgar Leslie Hal Kemp and His Orchestra 1929 Covered by (3 artists)
On Treasure Island Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Edythe Wright October 1935 Covered by (7 artists)
Robins and Roses Joe Burke, Edgar Leslie Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra 1936 Covered by (16 artists)
Romance Walter Donaldson, Edgar Leslie Trevor Watkins 1930 Covered by (4 artists)
Souvenirs Lawrence Wright, Edgar Leslie The Kit-Cat Band 1927 Covered by (44 artists)
'Tain't No Sin (To Dance Around in Your Bones) Walter Donaldson, Edgar Leslie Dan Russo and His Oriole Orchestra 1930 Covered by (6 artists)
Take Your Girlie to the Movies (If You Can't Make Love at Home) Bert Kalmar, Edgar Leslie, Pete Wendling Irving Kaufman August 1919 Covered by (4 artists)
The Moon Was Yellow Fred E. Ahlert, Edgar Leslie Bing Crosby with Georgie Stoll and His Orchestra 1934 Covered by (15 artists)