Irving Kahal

March 5, 1903
February 7, 1942
United States
00015749577 19 works
Popular song lyricist; Kahal is a 1970 inductee into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.


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Songs written by Irving Kahal

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Sunbonnet Blue (And a Yellow Straw Hat) Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Kay Kyser and His Orchestra – Vocal Chorus Bill Stoker June 17, 1935 Covered by (8 artists)
Ballad In Blue Hoagy Carmichael, Irving Kahal Hoagy Carmichael with The Pacific Jazzmen 1957 Unverified
Baltimore Irving Kahal, Jimmy McHugh, Dan Healy Clarence Williams' Blue Five April 27, 1927 Covered by (18 artists)
Beauty Must Be Loved Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Raymond Paige and His Orchestra August 9, 1934 Covered by Dick Powell
By a Waterfall Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Chorus by Carmen Lombardo August 23, 1933 Covered by (23 artists)
I Can Dream, Can't I? Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Tamara January 5, 1938 Covered by (78 artists)
If You Can't Hold the Man You Love Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Ethel Waters February 20, 1926 Covered by (3 artists)
I Left My Sugar Standing in the Rain Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Covered by (13 artists)
I'll Be Seeing You Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Tamara January 5, 1938 Covered by (496 artists)
It Was Only a Sun Shower Irving Kahal, Ted Snyder, Francis Wheeler Broadway Bell-Hops August 25, 1927 Covered by (7 artists)
I've Got It (But It Don't Do Me No Good) Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Pierre Norman Gay Ellis and Her Sizzlin' Syncopators May 5, 1930 Covered by (2 artists)
Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Francis Wheeler Sam Lanin and His Famous Players December 9, 1927 Covered by (50 artists)
Nothin' Does-Does Like It Used to Do-Do-Do Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Manny Ross Jack Loew April 1927 Covered by (6 artists)
Sittin' on a Back Yard Fence Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal Freddy Martin and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Terry Shand August 31, 1933 Covered by (9 artists)
The Night Is Young and You're So Beautiful Irving Kahal, Billy Rose, Dana Suesse Everett Marshall July 18, 1936 Covered by (32 artists)
(There Ought to Be a) Moonlight Saving Time Irving Kahal, Harry Richman Carlton Dance Orchestra 1930 Covered by (44 artists)
Wedding Bells (Are Breaking Up That Old Gang of Mine) Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Willie Raskin Covered by (31 artists)
When I Take My Sugar to Tea Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Pierre Norman Melotone Boys February 23, 1931 Covered by (111 artists)
You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal, Pierre Norman Ed. Loyd and His Orchestra March 19, 1930 Covered by (106 artists)
(You Can't Take Away) The Things That Were Made for Love Irving Kahal, Peter De Rose, Charles Tobias Irving Kaufman March 12, 1929 Covered by (10 artists)
You're Here, You're There, You're Everywhere Irving Kahal, John Jacob Loeb Covered by (2 artists)