The Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills
The Buffalo Bills with Banjo
Years active
1947 - 1967
United States
Barbershop quartet from Buffalo, New York. Credited individually in "The Music Man" as one regular member was replaced.


Added by wally creek
Managed by tsk


Title Performer Release date Covered by
(6 artists)
(21 artists)
January 20, 1958 Meredith Willson
April 1963 (2 artists)

Covers by The Buffalo Bills

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1959 Gertrude Lawrence and Jack Buchanan
January 1960 Frances Williams
1965 Thomas and West (Ernest Hare, Billy Jones [US])
March 1965 (unknown)
1961 Eva Puck and Sam White
January 1960 Sam Lanin's Dance Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Arthur Hall
1965 Sons of the Pioneers
January 1960 Lou Preager and His Orchestra - Vocalist: Paul Rich
1965 Billy Jones and Ernest Hare
1965 Ben Selvin and His Orchestra
1959 (unknown)
January 1960 The Three Keys
January 1960 Wayne King and His Orchestra
January 1960 Johnny Marvin
March 1965 Carol Channing and David Hartman
1961 Harold Richards
1959 Eva Taylor, accomp. by Clarence Williams Blue Five
1959 George Robey and Violet Loraine
March 1965 Claramae Turner
1965 Harry Fox and Ensemble
1965 Jay C. Flippen
1951 Al Jolson
1951 Henry Burr
January 1960 Ferde Grofé & His Orch. – Vocal Refrain by the Rhythm Boys
January 20, 1958 The Buffalo Bills
March 1965 The Peerless Quartet
March 1965 Joe Schenck
1965 (unknown)
1961 Rudy Vallée and His Connecticut Yankees
January 20, 1958 The Buffalo Bills, Barbara Cook
1965 Beatrice Lillie
1959 Van and Schenck
1961 Rudy Vallée and His Connecticut Yankees - Vocal Refrain by Rudy Vallée
March 1965 Henry Mancini and His Orchestra and Chorus
1959 Ted Weems and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Arthur Jarrett
1961 "Kenn" Sisson and His Orchestra
1959 The Virginians
1961 Tom Gerun and His Orchestra - Vocal by Scrappy Lambert
March 1965 Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra
1959 The Virginians under the direction of Ross Gorman
1951 Hubert Eisdell
1965 Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, (unknown)
1965 (unknown)
January 20, 1958 Company [The Music Man, 1957]
1961 Libby Holman
1961 Phyllis Cleveland and Jack Barker
1951 Chauncey Olcott
1959 Ray Middleton
1965 Arthur Collins
1961 Doris Carson & Ray Bolger
March 1965 (unknown)
1951 Edward Allen
January 1960 Julia Sanderson and Donald Brian
1965 Arthur Godfrey - Orchestra under the direction of Archie Bleyer
1959 Al Jolson
January 1960 Bing Crosby - Grace Kelly
March 1965 Byron G. Harlan
1961 Russ Morgan and His Orchestra
1951 Manuel Romain
1951 Bennie Krueger and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Johnny Marvin
1951 Chauncey Olcott
1961 (unknown)
1961 Harold Richards
January 1960 Norma Terris, Howard Marsh, Charles Winninger & Edna May Oliver
January 1960 Hal Kemp and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Skinny Ennis




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