Haven Gillespie

Real name
James Lamont Gillespie
February 6, 1888
March 14, 1975
United States
00011891698 24 works
Tin Pan Alley songwriter and lyricist.
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972


Added by Denis
Managed by CarlDennis

Songs written by Haven Gillespie

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Beautiful Haven Gillespie, Larry Shay Covered by (10 artists)
Beautiful Love Victor Young, Haven Gillespie, Wayne King, Egbert Van Alstyne Mark Fisher's Orchestra March 4, 1931 Covered by (311 artists)
Breezin' Along with the Breeze Haven Gillespie, Seymour Simons, Richard A. Whiting Missouri Jazz Band - Vocal Chorus Irving Kaufman May 24, 1926 Covered by (75 artists)
Drifting and Dreaming Haven Gillespie, Egbert Van Alstyne, Loyal Curtis, Erwin Roeder Schmidt Ted Lewis and His Band December 15, 1925 Covered by (53 artists)
God's Country Beasley Smith, Haven Gillespie Al Jolson 1950 Unverified
Honey Haven Gillespie, Seymour Simons, Richard A. Whiting Covered by (44 artists)
Kiss Haven Gillespie, Lionel Newman Marilyn Monroe Covered by (13 artists)
Kiss Me with Your Eyes Haven Gillespie, Raymond B. Eldred Covered by (4 artists)
Louisiana Fairy Tale J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie, Mitchell Parish "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm March 6, 1935 Covered by (50 artists)
Railroad Blues Haven Gillespie, Luckey Roberts, Howard Washington Covered by (5 artists)
Right or Wrong Haven Gillespie, Paul Biese, Arthur Sizemore Markel's Orchestra October 25, 1921 Covered by (44 artists)
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Harry Reser and His Orchestra October 24, 1934 Covered by (1148 artists)
Scissor Grinder Joe Haven Gillespie, S. T. Stocco The Virginians March 10, 1924 Covered by (3 artists)
So Sweet Haven Gillespie, Nelson Shawn, Ben Kanter Frank Sylvano and His Orchestra June 1930 Covered by (4 artists)
That Lucky Old Sun Haven Gillespie, Beasley Smith Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra May 16, 1949 Covered by (139 artists)
That's Georgia Haven Gillespie, Larry Shay, George A. Little Covered by (14 artists)
The Old Master Painter Haven Gillespie, Beasley Smith Snooky Lanson with Beasley Smith and His Orchestra REC, Frank Sinatra and The Modernaires - Orchestra under the Direction of Axel Stordahl REL October 1949 Covered by (13 artists)
There's Honey on the Moon Tonight J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie, Mack Davis Will Osborne and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Will Osborne May 19, 1938 Covered by (9 artists)
The Sleepy Town Express Haven Gillespie Milt Shaw and His Detroiters December 30, 1930 Covered by (2 artists)
Whose Honey Are You? J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Henry Allen and His Orchestra January 25, 1935 Covered by (15 artists)
Who Wouldn't Be Jealous of You Haven Gillespie, Larry Shay, George Frommel Coon-Sanders Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by J. L. Sanders November 27, 1928 Covered by (6 artists)
You Go to My Head J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Larry Clinton and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Bea Wain February 24, 1938 Covered by (553 artists)
You're in Kentucky Sure as You're Born Haven Gillespie, Larry Shay, George A. Little Covered by (30 artists)