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Joe Young [US1]

Joe Young [US1]
Real name
Joseph Young
Born
July 4, 1889
Died
April 21, 1939
Country
United States
IPI
00033409211
00061582679
00062821587
00343063589
Comments
Young began his career as a singer and song promoter for various music publishers and became a successful lyricist. He was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.

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Songs written by Joe Young [US1]

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder Harry Warren, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Bernie Cummins and His New Yorker Hotel Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Paul Small 1930 Covered by (4 artists)
A Hundred Years from Today Ned Washington, Victor Young, Joe Young [US1] Katherine Perry Covered by (76 artists)
Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore Johnny Burke, Joe Young [US1], Harold Spina Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians September 27, 1933 Covered by (6 artists)
Arrah Go On, I'm Gonna Go Back to Oregon Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis, Bert Grant Sam Ash 1916 Covered by (2 artists)
Dinah Harry Akst, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Eddie Cantor Covered by (169 artists)
Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue (Has Anybody Seen My Girl) Ray Henderson, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Sam Lanin and His Orchestra 1925 Covered by (63 artists)
Hello Central! Give Me No Man's Land Joe Young [US1], Jean Schwartz, Sam M. Lewis Al Jolson Covered by (7 artists)
How Ya Gonna Keep Em down on the Farm Walter Donaldson, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Covered by (27 artists)
If I Knock the "L" Out of Kelly ( (It Would Still Be Kelly to Me) Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis, Bert Grant Covered by (2 artists)
I Hate Myself (For Being So Mean to You) Milton Ager, Joe Young [US1], Benny Davis Isham Jones and His Orchestra 1934 Covered by (3 artists)
I'm Alone Because I Love You Joe Young [US1], Ira Schuster Joe Green & His Orchestra December 1930 Covered by (21 artists)
I'm Gonna Make Hay While the Sun Shines in Virginia Joe Young [US1], Sam Lewis, Archie Gottler Marion Harris November 1916 Covered by Roy Ross and His Orchestra
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter Joe Young [US1], Fred E. Ahlert "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm 1935 Covered by (174 artists)
I'm Sitting on Top of the World Ray Henderson, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Sam Lanin's Dance Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Arthur Hall 1926 Covered by (40 artists)
In a Little Spanish Town ('Twas on a Night Like This) Joe Young [US1], Mabel Wayne, Sam M. Lewis Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra November 26, 1926 Covered by (86 artists)
In a Shanty in Old Shanty Town Joe Young [US1], Jack Little, Ira Schuster Ted Lewis and His Band 1932 Covered by (48 artists)
Laugh, Clown, Laugh Joe Young [US1], Ted FioRito, Sam M. Lewis Arthur Ball 1928 Covered by (22 artists)
Lullaby of the Leaves Joe Young [US1], Bernice Petkere Connie Boswell May 1932 Covered by (158 artists)
My Mammy Walter Donaldson, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis William Frawley Covered by (21 artists)
Oh! Flo (On a Midnight Choo-Choo Honeymoon) Walter Donaldson, Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Dixie Daisies 1925 Covered by (2 artists)
Rock-a-Bye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody Joe Young [US1], Jean Schwartz, Sam M. Lewis Al Jolson 1918 Covered by (45 artists)
Singin' the Blues Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis, Con Conrad, J. Russel Robinson Nora Bayes January 1921 Covered by (8 artists)
Snuggled on Your Shoulder (Cuddled in Your Arms) Joe Young [US1], Carmen Lombardo Bing Crosby 1932 Covered by (8 artists)
Take My Heart Joe Young [US1], Fred E. Ahlert Nat Brandwynne and His Stork Club Orchestra 1936 Covered by (7 artists)
Then You've Never Been Blue Joe Young [US1], Ted FioRito, Sam M. Lewis Frances Williams October 1929 Covered by (6 artists)
There's a Cradle in Carolina Joe Young [US1], Fred E. Ahlert, Sam Lewis Covered by (2 artists)
The Sun Is at My Window (Throwing Kisses at Me) Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis, George W. Meyer Covered by (7 artists)
Was That the Human Thing to Do Sammy Fain, Joe Young [US1] The Boswell Sisters accompanied by The Dorsey Brothers 1932 Covered by (6 artists)
Way Down in Iowa I'm Going to Hide Away Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis, George W. Meyer Irving Kaufman 1917 Covered by (2 artists)
Where Did Robinson Crusoe Go with Friday on Saturday Night Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis, George W. Meyer Al Jolson 1916 Covered by (4 artists)
You're a Heavenly Thing Joe Young [US1], Jack Little Don Bestor and His Orchestra 1935 Covered by (6 artists)
You're Gonna Lose Your Gal Joe Young [US1], Jimmy Monaco Harry Reser and His Orchestra 1933 Covered by (9 artists)
You're My Everything Mort Dixon, Harry Warren, Joe Young [US1] Jeanne Aubert & Lawrence Gray Covered by (134 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Don't Ask Me Why Joe Young [US1] Das Lied ist aus (Frag' nicht warum ich gehe) Covered by (3 artists)
I Kiss Your Hand, Madame Joe Young [US1], Sam M. Lewis Ich küsse ihre Hand, Madame Jack Smith Covered by (9 artists)