Al Lewis [US]

Real name
Alvin Lewis
April 18, 1901
April 4, 1967
United States
00017990660 35 works
Lyricist of the Tin Pan Alley era; Lewis occasionally wrote music


Added by Bastien

Songs written by Al Lewis [US]

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
99 Out of a Hundred Wanna Be Loved Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Rudy Vallée and His Connecticut Yankees January 13, 1931 Covered by (2 artists)
As Long as I Have You Al Lewis [US], Earl Haubrich, Howard Simon Joe Candullo & His Everglades Orchestra REC, Green Brothers' Novelty Band - Vocal Refrain by Arthur Fields REL April 15, 1926 Covered by (4 artists)
(As Long as You're Not in Love with Anyone Else) Why Don't You Fall in Love with Me Al Lewis [US], Mabel Wayne Barry Wood with Orchestra July 22, 1942 Covered by (5 artists)
Blueberry Hill Al Lewis [US], Vincent Rose, Larry Stock Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye - Vocal Refrain by Tommy Ryan May 31, 1940 Covered by (312 artists)
Cincinnati Dancing Pig Al Lewis [US], Guy Wood Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Al Galante REC, Red Foley REL May 1950 Covered by (13 artists)
Dream Mother Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1], Joe Burke [US] Gene Austin May 3, 1929 Unverified
Every Now and Then Al Lewis [US], Abner Silver, Al Sherman [US1] Ramona and Her Gang September 13, 1935 Covered by (14 artists)
Forevermore Al Lewis [US], Manfred Gotthelf, Helen Burnett J. Donald Parker - Will Donaldson at the Piano January 16, 1928 Covered by (10 artists)
Gonna Get a Girl Al Lewis [US], Paul Ash, Howard Simon Jackie Souders and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Walton McKinney February 17, 1927 Covered by (20 artists)
Havin' You Around Is Heaven Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Henry Thies and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Charles Dameron September 1930 Covered by Florence Oldham
He's So Unusual Al Lewis [US], Abner Silver, Al Sherman [US1] Helen Kane June 14, 1929 Covered by (10 artists)
Hobo Boogie Al Lewis [US], Guy Wood Red Foley June 30, 1950 Covered by (3 artists)
(Ho-die-ay) Start the Day Right Charles Tobias, Maurice Spitalny, Al Lewis [US] Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Refrain by Male Trio Missing information
I Ain't Got Nobody Joe Young [US1], Al Lewis [US], Abel Baer Ruth Etting July 7, 1926 Covered by University Six (California Ramblers)
I'm Ready Fats Domino, Al Lewis [US], Sylvester Bradford Fats Domino January 29, 1959 Covered by (47 artists)
It's Like Reaching for the Moon Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1], Gerald Marqusee Teddy Wilson and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Billie Holiday June 30, 1936 Covered by (19 artists)
Livin' in the Sunlight, Lovin' in the Moonlight Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Ed. Loyd and His Orchestra (Ed Kirkeby) REC, Maurice Chevalier BRD March 19, 1930 Covered by (18 artists)
No! No! A Thousand Times No! Al Lewis [US], Abner Silver, Al Sherman [US1] Covered by (10 artists)
Now's the Time to Fall in Love Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Gene Kardos and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Dick Robertson November 13, 1931 Covered by (15 artists)
One Night in Monte Carlo Al Lewis [US], Abner Silver, Al Sherman [US1] Freddy Martin and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Elmer Feldkamp November 7, 1935 Covered by (4 artists)
On the Bumpy Road to Love Al Lewis [US], Al Hoffman, Murray Mencher Terry Shand and His Orchestra June 28, 1938 Covered by (2 artists)
Right Now Al Lewis [US], Sylvester Bradford Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps December 15, 1957 Covered by (7 artists)
Slowly but Surely Al Lewis [US], Vincent Rose, Larry Stock Gordon Jenkins and His Orchestra and Chorus July 15, 1954 Covered by The Jonah Jones Quartet
Stealin' Al Lewis [US], Larry Stock Jack Carroll - Joe Leahy Orchestra May 1955 Covered by (5 artists)
Sweet Child (I'm Wild About You) Al Lewis [US], Richard A. Whiting, Howard Simon Chick Endor December 12, 1925 Covered by (6 artists)
Sweetheart Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Covered by (2 artists)
Sweet Saturday Night Al Lewis [US], Charles Tobias Kim Cordell April 29, 1966 Covered by (2 artists)
Tears on My Pillow Al Lewis [US], Sylvester Bradford Little Anthony and The Imperials May 29, 1958 Covered by (71 artists)
The Breeze (That's Bringin' My Baby Back to Me) Al Lewis [US], Dick Smith [US2], Tony Sacco Henry King and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Joseph Sudy May 29, 1934 Covered by (22 artists)
The Finger of Suspicion Al Lewis [US], Paul Mann Dickie Valentine with The Stargazers October 1954 Covered by (7 artists)
'Way Back Home Al Lewis [US], Tom Waring Russ Morgan and His Orchestra April 17, 1935 Covered by (9 artists)
Wedding Bells Are Ringing for Sally Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Layton and Johnstone 1930 Unverified
(We're Gonna Have) Smooth Sailing Milton Ager, Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1] Henry Allen and His Orchestra January 23, 1935 Covered by (4 artists)
When the Curtain Comes Down Al Lewis [US], Al Sherman [US1], Carl Hoefle Ted Lewis and His Band December 11, 1928 Covered by (2 artists)
Where in the World (Is There Someone for Me) Al Lewis [US], Gerald Marks, Carmen Lombardo, Emerson Gill Adrian Schubert's Salon Orchestra ‑ Vocal Chorus Leroy Montesanto November 22, 1927 Covered by (5 artists)
Whispering Heart Al Lewis [US], Larry Stock Lawrence Welk & His Sparkling Strings - With Vocal by Alice Lon December 1956 Covered by Jo Roland und die Serenaders - Adalbert Luczkowski und sein Orchester
You Gotta Be a Football Hero Al Lewis [US], Buddy Fields, Al Sherman [US1] Covered by (5 artists)