J. Fred Coots

J. Fred Coots
Real name
John Frederick Coots
May 2, 1897
April 8, 1985
United States
00006730312 19 works
Popular songwriter with over 700 titles to his credit.
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972


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Songs written by J. Fred Coots

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Beautiful Lady in Blue J. Fred Coots, Sam M. Lewis The California Ramblers - Vocal Refrain by Ted Wallace November 26, 1935 Covered by (13 artists)
A Precious Little Thing Called Love J. Fred Coots, Lou Davis George Olsen and His Music October 3, 1928 Covered by (14 artists)
Dream Time J. Fred Coots, Benny Davis Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Refrain by Carmen Lombardo May 5, 1936 Covered by (2 artists)
For All We Know J. Fred Coots, Sam M. Lewis Morton Downey Covered by (417 artists)
Here Comes My Ball and Chain J. Fred Coots, Lou Davis Coon-Sanders Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by J. L. Sanders November 27, 1928 Covered by (7 artists)
I Knew You When J. Fred Coots, Herb Magidson Ted Black and His Orchestra February 15, 1934 Covered by (6 artists)
I Miss a Little Miss (Who Misses Me in Sunny Tennessee) J. Fred Coots, Tot Seymour Covered by (3 artists)
Isn't Love the Strangest Thing J. Fred Coots, Benny Davis Duke Ellington and His Orchestra February 27, 1936 Covered by (7 artists)
I Still Get a Thrill J. Fred Coots, Benny Davis The Clevelanders July 24, 1930 Covered by (27 artists)
I Wouldn't Trade the Silver in My Mother's Hair (For All the Gold in the World) J. Fred Coots, Jack Little Covered by (3 artists)
Louisiana Fairy Tale J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie, Mitchell Parish "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm March 6, 1935 Covered by (36 artists)
Love Letters in the Sand J. Fred Coots, Nick Kenny, Charles Kenny Majestic Dance Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Helen Rowland August 26, 1931 Covered by (166 artists)
Me and My Teddy Bear J. Fred Coots, Jack Winters [US] Rosemary Clooney, orchestra under the Direction of Percy Faith 1950 Covered by (3 artists)
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Eddie Cantor Covered by (956 artists)
There's Honey on the Moon Tonight J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie, Mack Davis Will Osborne and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Will Osborne May 19, 1938 Covered by (7 artists)
The Sidewalk Waltz J. Fred Coots, Joe Young [US1] Harold Stern and Hotel Biltmore Orchestra March 22, 1933 Covered by (2 artists)
Until Today J. Fred Coots, Oscar Levant, Benny Davis Vincent Lopez and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Stanley Worth July 17, 1936 Covered by (5 artists)
Whose Honey Are You? J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Henry Allen and His Orchestra January 25, 1935 Covered by (11 artists)
You Don't Have to Drop a Heart to Break It J. Fred Coots, Al J. Neiburg Mills Brothers January 1951 Covered by (2 artists)
You Go to My Head J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Larry Clinton and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Bea Wain February 24, 1938 Covered by (478 artists)
You Started Me Dreaming J. Fred Coots, Benny Davis Ken Kenny and His Orchestra February 26, 1936 Covered by (3 artists)