- August 30, 1919
- July 14, 2001
- United States
- Roy Rodde was a TV appliance dealer in Chicago who became a songwriter, music publisher, personal manager and music industry executive. He was a co writer of "Why Don't You Believe Me," a major hit for Joni James whom he managed briefly early in her career.
Songs written by Leroy W. Rodde
|Title||Written by||Originally by||Original date||Covered by|
|Have You Heard||Lew Douglas, Frank Lavere, Leroy W. Rodde||Joni James||December 1952||Covered by (7 artists)|
|Why Don't You Believe Me||Lew Douglas, Luther King Laney, Leroy W. Rodde||Joni James - Orchestra conducted by Lew Douglas||September 1952||Covered by (39 artists)|