DuBose Heyward

DuBose Heyward
Real name
Edwin DuBose Heyward
Born
August 31, 1885
Died
June 16, 1940
Country
United States
IPI
00014064426
Comments
Poet and novelist. His novel, "Porgy", was adapted into "Porgy and Bess".
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Songs written by DuBose Heyward

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Woman Is a Sometime Thing George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Eddie Matthews September 30, 1935 Covered by (19 artists)
Bess, You Is My Woman Now George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Anne Wiggins Brown & Todd Duncan September 30, 1935 Covered by (100 artists)
Gone, Gone, Gone George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward The Eva Jessye Choir September 30, 1935 Covered by (10 artists)
Here Come de Honey Man George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Gus Simons September 30, 1935 Covered by (9 artists)
I Got Plenty o' Nuttin' George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Todd Duncan September 30, 1935 Covered by (72 artists)
I Loves You, Porgy George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Anne Wiggins Brown & Todd Duncan September 30, 1935 Covered by (159 artists)
My Man's Gone Now George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Ruby Elzy September 30, 1935 Covered by (109 artists)
Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess? George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Todd Duncan, Ruby Elzy & Georgette Harvey September 30, 1935 Covered by (25 artists)
Oh Lawd, I'm on My Way George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Todd Duncan September 30, 1935 Covered by (10 artists)
Summertime George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Abbie Mitchell September 30, 1935 Covered by (1643 artists)
There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward John W. Bubbles October 10, 1935 Covered by (52 artists)

Tributes

Title Performer Release date Label
Peter Nordahl Plays Gershwin Peter Nordahl Trio 2003 Arietta Discs

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