Allan Roberts

Allan Roberts
March 12, 1905
January 14, 1966
United States
Composer, lyricist, arranger and performer from Brooklyn. Allan Roberts wrote several highly popular songs recorded by Ella Fitzgerald, the Ink Spots, the Andrews Sisters, Bing Crosby, and other top recording artists.


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Songs written by Allan Roberts

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Amado mio Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Anita Ellis Covered by (24 artists)
Angelina (The Waitress at the Pizzeria) Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Louis Prima and His Orchestra 1944 Covered by (7 artists)
Either It's Love or It Isn't Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Covered by (10 artists)
How Could You Do a Thing Like That to Me Allan Roberts, Tyree Glenn Harry James August 2, 1954 Covered by (12 artists)
Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Ink Spots and Ella Fitzgerald October 1944 Covered by (33 artists)
Kissin' Bug Boogie Robert Allen [US1], Allan Roberts Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orch. August 1951 Covered by (3 artists)
Me, Myself and I Irving Gordon, Allan Roberts, Alvin Kaufman Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra 1937 Covered by (16 artists)
Please Don't Kiss Me Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Anita Ellis 1948 Covered by (2 artists)
Put the Blame on Mame Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Anita Ellis Covered by (24 artists)
That Ole Devil Called Love Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Billie Holiday February 1945 Covered by (45 artists)
Tired Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Pearl Bailey 1945 Covered by (5 artists)
You Always Hurt the One You Love Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Mills Brothers May 1944 Covered by (64 artists)
You Can't See the Sun When You're Cryin' Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra December 1946 Covered by (6 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
The River Seine David Kapp, Allan Roberts La Seine Covered by (2 artists)