Billy Rose

Real name
William Samuel Rosenberg
September 6, 1899
February 10, 1966
United States
00026697359 1 work
00040271914 53 works
Impresario, lyricist and theatrical producer
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970
John Jacob Loeb Collaborated on the “The Casino de Paree” revue


Added by Bastien

Songs written by Billy Rose

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
A Cup of Coffee, a Sandwich and You Al Dubin, Billy Rose, Joseph Meyer Gertrude Lawrence and Jack Buchanan November 17, 1925 Covered by (16 artists)
All Aboard for Heaven Billy Rose, Joseph Meyer Meyer Davis' Le Paradis Band March 26, 1925 Covered by (2 artists)
Back in Your Own Back Yard Billy Rose, Dave Dreyer, Al Jolson Ruth Etting January 3, 1928 Covered by (123 artists)
Barney Google Billy Rose, Con Conrad Thomas and West (Billy Jones and Ernest Hare) March 1923 Covered by (27 artists)
Cheerful Little Earful Harry Warren, Ira Gershwin, Billy Rose Hannah Williams and Company November 17, 1930 Covered by (33 artists)
Clap Hands Here Comes Charlie Ballard MacDonald, Billy Rose, Joseph Meyer The Goofus Five October 28, 1925 Covered by (37 artists)
Cooking Breakfast for the One I Love Billy Rose, Henry Tobias Fanny Brice January 15, 1930 Covered by (16 artists)
Delilah Billy Rose, Fred Fisher Original Indiana Five – Vocal Chorus by Tony Pace December 24, 1926 Covered by (3 artists)
Does the Spearmint Lose Its Flavor on the Bedpost Overnight? Billy Rose, Ernest Breuer, Marty Bloom Billy Jones and Ernest Hare February 11, 1924 Covered by (24 artists)
Don't Bring Lulu Ray Henderson, Billy Rose, Lew Brown Bennie Krueger's Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Billy Jones March 16, 1925 Covered by (31 artists)
Every Evening (I Miss You) Billy Rose, Jimmy McHugh Eddy Thomas February 20, 1928 Covered by (14 artists)
Follow The Swallow Ray Henderson, Billy Rose, Mort Dixon Billy Vernon [US] 1924 Unverified
Four Walls Billy Rose, Dave Dreyer, Al Jolson Mark Fisher with Piano by Ted Shapiro December 10, 1927 Covered by (5 artists)
Got the Jitters Paul Francis Webster, Billy Rose, John Jacob Loeb Isham Jones and His Orchestra December 15, 1933 Covered by (7 artists)
Great Day Vincent Youmans, Billy Rose, Edward Eliscu Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra October 9, 1929 Covered by (43 artists)
Happy Days and Lonely Nights Billy Rose, Fred Fisher Harmony Brothers (Hall and Ryan) May 18, 1928 Covered by (29 artists)
He's Not Worth Your Tears Mort Dixon, Harry Warren, Billy Rose Marion Harris October 31, 1930 Covered by (7 artists)
Hello Montreal! Mort Dixon, Harry Warren, Billy Rose Arthur Fields and His Assassinators March 28, 1928 Covered by (6 artists)
Here Comes the Show Boat Billy Rose, Maceo Pinkard Harry Reser's Syncopators - Vocal Refrain by Tom Stacks 1929 Covered by Margie Meinert
I Can't Get the One I Want Lou Handman, Billy Rose, Herman Ruby Cliff Edwards (Ukelele Ike) May 8, 1924 Covered by (16 artists)
I Found a Million Dollar Baby Mort Dixon, Harry Warren, Billy Rose Waring's Pennsylvanians - Vocal Refrain by Clare Hanlon and The Three Waring Girls and Chorus May 4, 1931 Covered by (58 artists)
I Found a Million Dollar Baby Billy Rose, Fred Fisher Henry Burr September 16, 1926 Covered by (6 artists)
I Wanna Be Loved Edward Heyman, Billy Rose, Johnny Green [US] Don Redman and His Orchestra January 5, 1934 Covered by (75 artists)
I Wish I Was in Peoria Mort Dixon, Harry M. Woods, Billy Rose Olympic Dance Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Arthur Hall September 15, 1925 Covered by (53 artists)
I'd Rather Be Blue over You (Than Be Happy with Someone Else) Billy Rose, Fred Fisher Fanny Brice Covered by (14 artists)
I'm Gonna Bring a Watermelon to My Gal Tonight Billy Rose, Con Conrad Billy Jones and Ernest Hare May 8, 1924 Covered by (7 artists)
I'm for You a Hundred Per Cent Billy Rose, Carroll Gibbons, James Dyrenforth Lee Morse and Her Blue Grass Boys October 19, 1931 Covered by (2 artists)
I've Got a Feeling I'm Falling Billy Rose, Harry Link, Fats Waller Covered by (122 artists)
If You Believed in Me [It's Only a Paper Moon] Harold Arlen, Billy Rose, E.Y. Harburg Claire Carleton December 2, 1932 Covered by (366 artists)
If You Want the Rainbow (You Must Have the Rain) Mort Dixon, Oscar Levant, Billy Rose Lou Gold & His Orch. July 23, 1928 Covered by (18 artists)
It Happened in Monterey Billy Rose, Mabel Wayne John Boles and Jeanette Loff with Paul Whiteman and Orchestra Covered by (99 artists)
Lucky Kentucky Ray Henderson, Mort Dixon, Billy Rose Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra December 26, 1924 Covered by (7 artists)
Me and My Shadow Billy Rose, Dave Dreyer, Al Jolson Jack Smith (The Whispering Baritone) with Piano April 28, 1927 Covered by (113 artists)
More Than You Know Vincent Youmans, Billy Rose, Edward Eliscu Mayo Methot PRF, Helen Morgan REC,REL October 17, 1929 Covered by (364 artists)
Only a Moment Ago Billy Rose, Milton Ager Toni Arden - Orchestra under the direction of Percy Faith July 27, 1950 Covered by (6 artists)
Poor Papa (He's Got Nothin' at All) Harry M. Woods, Billy Rose Sally Freeman January 27, 1926 Covered by (24 artists)
She's a New Kind of Old Fashioned Girl Billy Rose, Vincent Rose Jack Smith (The Whispering Baritone) April 24, 1929 Covered by (2 artists)
Suddenly Billy Rose, E.Y. Harburg, Vernon Duke Jane Froman & Everett Marshall PRF, Hildegarde with Vernon Duke and Leo Kahn at the Pianos REL January 4, 1934 Covered by (7 artists)
Swanee Butterfly Walter Donaldson, Billy Rose Covered by (12 artists)
That Night in Araby Billy Rose, Ted Snyder Imperial Dance Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Irving Kaufman July 26, 1926 Covered by (14 artists)
That Old Gang of Mine Ray Henderson, Mort Dixon, Billy Rose Billy Murray–Ed Smalle June 5, 1923 Covered by (69 artists)
The House Is Haunted by the Echo of Your Last Goodbye Billy Rose, Basil Adlam Paul Whiteman presents Ramona with the Park Avenue Boys 1934 Covered by (19 artists)
The Night Is Young and You're So Beautiful Irving Kahal, Billy Rose, Dana Suesse Everett Marshall July 18, 1936 Covered by (37 artists)
There's a Little White House on a Little Green Hill Where the Red, Red Roses Grow Billy Rose, Harry Akst Greta Woodson – Leroy Shield at the Piano September 25, 1926 Covered by (14 artists)
There's a Rainbow 'Round My Shoulder Billy Rose, Dave Dreyer, Al Jolson All Star Orchestra (Nathaniel Shilkret) REC, Al Jolson BRD,REL August 9, 1928 Covered by (62 artists)
Tonight You Belong to Me Billy Rose, Lee David Irving Kaufman July 1926 Covered by (65 artists)
Too Many Parties and Too Many Pals Ray Henderson, Mort Dixon, Billy Rose Chas. Dickson (Irving Kaufman) December 11, 1925 Covered by (22 artists)
Twelve O'Clock Waltz Billy Rose, Harry Warren, Mort Dixon Billy Murray and Walter Scanlan November 1928 Unverified
Two Lips (To Kiss My Cares Away) Harry Warren, Billy Rose Johnny Hamp's Kentucky Serenaders - Vocal Refrain by Frank Munn October 1928 Unverified
When a Woman Loves a Man Billy Rose, Ralph Rainger Fanny Brice January 15, 1930 Covered by (8 artists)
When the Morning Glories Wake Up in the Morning (Then I'll Kiss Your Two Lips Good-Night) Billy Rose, Fred Fisher Don Voorhees & His Orch. – Vocal Chorus by Vincent Van Tuyl September 7, 1927 Covered by (10 artists)
Without a Song Vincent Youmans, Billy Rose, Edward Eliscu Lois Deppe & Russell Woodling's Jubilee Singers October 17, 1929 Covered by (253 artists)
Would You Like to Take a Walk Mort Dixon, Harry Warren, Billy Rose Hannah Williams, Kerry Kendall and Ladies PRF, Chester Gaylord "The Whispering Serenader" REC November 17, 1930 Covered by (31 artists)
You Look Good to Me Walter Donaldson, Billy Rose Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye - Vocal Refrain by The Three Barons September 26, 1938 Covered by (7 artists)
You'll Never Know Billy Rose, Al Jolson, Arthur Franklin Ed Blossom and His New Englanders – Vocal Chorus by Tommy Weir October 3, 1928 Covered by (2 artists)
You've Got to See Mamma Ev'ry Night (Or You Can't See Mamma at All) Billy Rose, Con Conrad Covered by (71 artists)

Adapted songs