Mack David

July 5, 1912
December 30, 1993
United States
00007578769 82 works
Songwriter, but primarily a lyricist, who was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1975
Hal David Brother


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Songs written by Mack David

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
31 Flavors Mack David, Ernest Gold Ernest Gold 1963 Covered by The Shirelles
A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Ilene Woods - Orchestra conducted by P. Smith REC, Sy Oliver and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Jack Haskell and The Aristokats REL September 1949 Covered by (130 artists)
A Sinner Kissed an Angel Mack David, Ray Joseph Harry James and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Dick Haymes June 10, 1941 Covered by (23 artists)
A Very Merry Un-Birthday (The Un-Birthday Song) Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Chorus by Kenny Gardner and The Lombardo Trio REC, Ed Wynn and Jerry Colonna BRD January 18, 1951 Covered by (9 artists)
Baby, Baby, Baby Mack David, Jerry Livingston Tommy Edwards July 1953 Covered by (6 artists)
Baby, Don't Be Mad at Me Mack David, Ticker Freeman Dinah Shore and The Four Hits - Orchestra under the direction of Mischa Russell REC, Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour and His Orchestra REL September 20, 1946 Covered by (4 artists)
Baby It's You Burt Bacharach, Mack David, Luther Dixon The Shirelles November 1961 Covered by (91 artists)
Bachelor in Paradise Henry Mancini, Mack David Covered by (3 artists)
Bermuda Buggy Ride Mack David, Sanford Green Talbot Brothers 1953 Covered by (3 artists)
Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Jo Stafford and Gordon MacRae October 31, 1949 Covered by (43 artists)
Bimbombey Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore, Mack David Jimmie Rodgers with Hugo Peretti & His Orch. November 1958 Covered by (14 artists)
Blue and Sentimental Mack David, Count Basie, Jerry Livingston Count Basie and His Orchestra June 6, 1938 Covered by (144 artists)
Candy Mack David, Alex Kramer, Joan Whitney Johnny Mercer, Jo Stafford and The Pied Pipers with Paul Weston and His Orchestra December 6, 1944 Covered by (113 artists)
Chi-Baba Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go to Sleep) Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston George Towne and His Orch. April 1947 Covered by (15 artists)
Cinderella Stay Awhile Mack David, Michael B. Sutton Michael Jackson 1975 Covered by Phil and the Osophers
Darling, How Could You? Mack David, Jerry Livingston Jerry Gray and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Tommy Traynor August 13, 1951 Covered by Monica Lewis
Don't It Break Your Heart Mack David, Archie Jordan Con Hunley June 1980 Covered by (3 artists)
Don't You Know I Care (Or Don't You Care to Know) Mack David, Duke Ellington Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Patti Palmer REC, Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Al Hibbler REL November 21, 1944 Covered by (50 artists)
Don't You Love Me Anymore Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Buddy Clark - Orchestra under the direction of Mitchell Ayres REC, Freddy Martin and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Clyde Rogers and The Martin Men REL August 19, 1947 Covered by (5 artists)
Hate the Lies - Love the Liar Mack David, Steve Dorff Ronnie Milsap January 1982 Covered by (2 artists)
Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte Mack David, Frank De Vol Al Martino BRD, Al Martino - Orchestra under the direction of Pete King REL January 1965 Covered by (10 artists)
I Don't Care if the Sun Don't Shine Mack David Tony Martin with Orchestra conducted by Henri René December 2, 1949 Covered by (44 artists)
I'm Just a Lucky So and So Mack David, Duke Ellington Duke Ellington and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Al Hibbler November 26, 1945 Covered by (141 artists)
I'm Not the Marrying Kind Mack David, Sherman Edwards Elvis Presley July 2, 1961 Covered by John Ulrik und die Nordwinds - Frank Valdor und sein Orchester
It Only Hurts for a Little While Mack David, Fred Spielman The Ames Brothers with Hugo Winterhalter and His Orchestra October 19, 1955 Covered by (12 artists)
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Mack David, Ernest Gold Ernest Gold 1963 Covered by (6 artists)
Just a Kid Named Joe Mack David, Jerry Livingston Mills Brothers August 19, 1938 Covered by (12 artists)
Love, Love, Love Mack David, Teddy McRae, Sid Wyche The Clovers March 29, 1956 Covered by (19 artists)
Madrigal Mack David, Malcolm Arnold Andy Williams - Conducted by Robert Mersey May 1964 Covered by (2 artists)
Margie, Who's Watching The Baby R.B. Greaves, Mack David R.B. Greaves September 1972 Unverified
My Dream Sonata Mack David, Jimmy Van Heusen Nat "King" Cole with the Music of Nelson Riddle REC, Roger Williams - Strings & Orchestra directed by Glenn Osser REL August 25, 1955 Covered by Victor Silvester and His Ballroom Orchestra
My Jealous Eyes Mack David, Margery Wolpin Patti Page with Orchestra conducted by Jack Rael December 18, 1952 Covered by (3 artists)
(Oh Oh) What Do You Know About Love Mack David, Jerry Livingston Unverified
One More Time Mack David, Jerry Livingston Covered by (3 artists)
Seventy Seven Sunset Strip Mack David, Jerry Livingston Warren Barker with Warner Bros. Star Instrumentalists 1959 Covered by (7 artists)
She'll Be There Mack David Vikki Carr February 21, 1968 Covered by Ullabella
Sometimes I Wonder Why Mack David, Mike Reid [US] Anita Baker 1994 Covered by (2 artists)
So This Is Love Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Ilene Woods and Mike Douglas - Orchestra conducted by P. Smith 1950 Covered by (35 artists)
Spellbound Mack David, Miklós Rózsa Miklós Rózsa 1945 Covered by (18 artists)
Sunflower Mack David Frank Sinatra December 16, 1948 Covered by (9 artists)
Sweet Eloise Mack David, Russ Morgan Glenn Miller [US] May 15, 1942 Covered by Claudio Casanova and His Orchestra
Take Me Mack David, Rube Bloom Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra May 1, 1942 Covered by (15 artists)
The Ballad of Cat Ballou Mack David, Jerry Livingston Nat King Cole with Stubby Kaye June 1965 Covered by (3 artists)
The Blob Burt Bacharach, Mack David The Zanies August 1958 Covered by (16 artists)
The Call of the Faraway Hills Victor Young, Mack David Victor Young and His Singing Strings May 1953 Covered by (14 artists)
The Greatest Love Affair Mack David, Billy Sherrill Chuck Woolery April 1980 Covered by (2 artists)
The Hanging Tree Mack David, Jerry Livingston Stu Davis 1956 Covered by (8 artists)
The Last Run Mack David, Mike Curb, Jerry Goldsmith Steve Lawrence - Orchestra conducted by Jerry Goldsmith 1971 Covered by (2 artists)
The Littlest Angel Mack David, Simon Rady The McGuire Sisters with Orchestra directed by Dick Jacobs October 22, 1955 Covered by (3 artists)
Theme from Taras Bulba Mack David, Franz Waxman Franz Waxman November 1962 Covered by (6 artists)
(The Same Thing Happens with) The Birds and the Bees Harry Warren, Mack David George Gobel and Mitzi Gaynor BRD, George Gobel with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra REL 1956 Covered by (11 artists)
The Silencers Mack David, Elmer Bernstein Elmer Bernstein, Vikki Carr 1966 Covered by (5 artists)
The Singing Hills Mack David, Dick Sanford, Sammy Mysels Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra 1940 Covered by (9 artists)
The Wishing Doll Mack David, Elmer Bernstein Elmer Bernstein 1966 Covered by (6 artists)
The Work Song Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Covered by (3 artists)
This I Find Is Beautiful Mack David, Larry Weiss Storm [US] March 1972 Covered by (2 artists)
This Is It Mack David, Jerry Livingston Bugs Bunny [voiced by Mel Blanc] Covered by (4 artists)
Time to Ride Mack David, Mike Curb Donny Osmond July 1971 Covered by (2 artists)
To Me Mack David, Mike Reid [US] Barbara Mandrell & Lee Greenwood December 1983 Covered by Nana Mouskouri
Verboten ! Mack David, Harry Sukman Paul Anka - Arranged and conducted by Don Costa June 11, 1958 Covered by Diego Peano
Walk on the Wild Side Mack David, Elmer Bernstein Elmer Bernstein BRD, Brook Benton REL February 1962 Covered by (30 artists)
Wednesday's Child John Barry, Mack David Matt Monro November 4, 1966 Covered by (10 artists)
Young Emotions Mack David, Jerry Livingston Ricky Nelson October 27, 1959 Covered by (2 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Blues for a Four-String Guitar Mack David Blues for a Four String Guitar Denny Randell Covered by (2 artists)
Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White Mack David Cerisier rose et pommier blanc Georgia Gibbs with Orchestra conducted by Glenn Osser Covered by (23 artists)
Falling Leaves Mack David Falling Leaves Horace Heidt and His Musical Knights, featuring Frankie Carle at the piano. (Horace Heidt, Frankie Carle) Unverified
Hawaii Mack David I Am Hawaii Ed Kenney
In a Persian Market Mack David In a Persian Market Sammy Davis, Jr. with Orchestra directed by Morty Stevens
It Must Be Him Mack David Seul sur son étoile Vikki Carr Covered by (24 artists)
It Was a Good Time (Rosy's Theme) Mack David, Mike Curb Rosy's Theme Eydie Gormé Covered by (4 artists)
La vie en rose Mack David La vie en rose Harry James and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Dick Williams Covered by (88 artists)
Lili Marlene Mack David Lili Marlen (Lied eines jungen Wachtpostens) Covered by (13 artists)
My Own True Love Mack David Tara's Theme Johnny Desmond with Orchestra directed by Richard Shores Covered by (22 artists)
None but the Lonely Heart Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston Нет, только тот, кто знал, Op. 6, No. 6 Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Stuart Foster Covered by (2 artists)
On the Isle of May Mack David Струнный квартет № 1 (String Quartet No. 1 in D major, Opus 11) Covered by (7 artists)
Sand and Sea Mack David Plein soleil Frank Sinatra Covered by (4 artists)
The Lonely Bull Mack David The Lonely Bull (El solo torro) Jack Jones
Theme from "The V.I.P.'s" Mack David Prelude [The V.I.P.s] Gene McDaniels - Arranged & Conducted by Marty Paich
You're Too Dangerous, Cherie Mack David La vie en rose Buddy Clark - Orchestra under the direction of Dick Jones REC, Hal Derwin and His Orchestra REL Covered by (2 artists)