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Lew Brown

Lew Brown
Aliases
Roger Lewis
Real name
Louis Brownstein
Born
December 10, 1893
Died
February 5, 1958
Country
United States
IPI
00004350140 71 works
00018007907 3 works
Affiliation
ASCAP
Comments
Lyricist born in Russia, whose parents moved to the United States in 1898, when he was five.
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970

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Managed by CarlDennis

Songs written by Lew Brown

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Black Bottom Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Johnny Hamp's Kentucky Serenaders June 28, 1926 Covered by (41 artists)
Button Up Your Overcoat Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Jack Haley and Zelma O'Neal Covered by (108 artists)
Comes Love Lew Brown, Sam H. Stept, Charles Tobias Harry James and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus Connie Haines May 24, 1939 Covered by (194 artists)
Dapper Dan Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Frank Crumit July 16, 1921 Covered by (28 artists)
Don't Bring Lulu Ray Henderson, Billy Rose, Lew Brown Ben Selvin and His Orchestra March 17, 1925 Covered by (28 artists)
Don't Tell Her What's Happened to Me Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Sammy Fain August 19, 1930 Covered by (9 artists)
Forgetting You Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Peggy English May 11, 1928 Covered by (12 artists)
Give Me the Moonlight: Give Me the Girl (And Leave the Rest to Me) Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Samuel Ash September 4, 1917 Covered by (8 artists)
Good News Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Zelma O'Neal Covered by (19 artists)
(Here Am I) Broken Hearted Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra June 22, 1927 Covered by (27 artists)
He's a Ladies' Man Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Zelma O'Neal Covered by (2 artists)
Hi-Ho the Merrio (As Long as She Loves Me) Lew Brown, Benny Davis, Con Conrad Covered by (5 artists)
How I Love You Lew Brown, Cliff Friend Hollywood Dance Orchestra [Adrian Schubert] October 6, 1926 Covered by (4 artists)
I'd Climb the Highest Mountain if I Knew I'd Find You Lew Brown, Sidney Clare Jack Smith (The Whispering Baritone) March 5, 1926 Covered by (26 artists)
If I Had a Talking Picture of You Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Ed Lowry July 12, 1929 Covered by (41 artists)
I'm a Dreamer (Aren't We All) Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Janet Gaynor Covered by (39 artists)
I'm in Seventh Heaven Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Al Jolson, Lew Brown George Olsen and His Music - Vocal refrain by Fran Frey April 4, 1929 Covered by (12 artists)
I'm the Lonesomest Gal in Town Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Bea Wain with Orchestra August 13, 1940 Covered by (8 artists)
It All Depends on You Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Al Jolson Covered by (94 artists)
I Used to Love You but It's All over Now Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Orlando's Orchestra December 1920 Covered by (45 artists)
I've Got to Pass Your House to Get to My House Lew Brown Bing Crosby with Jimmie Grier and His Orchestra June 9, 1933 Covered by (5 artists)
I Want to Be Bad Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Zelma O'Neal Covered by (13 artists)
I Wonder How I Look When I'm Asleep Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Moe Thompson January 26, 1927 Covered by (4 artists)
Just a Memory Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra August 19, 1927 Covered by (19 artists)
Just Imagine Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Ruth Mayon & Mary Lawlor Covered by (30 artists)
Ladies and Gentlemen, That's Love Ray Henderson, Lew Brown Ethel Merman Covered by Victor Young and The Brunswick Orch. - Vocal Choruses by Bing Crosby, The Boswell Sisters, Connie Boswell, Frank Munn and The Mills Brothers
Last Night on the Back Porch Lew Brown, Carl Schraubstader Winnie Lightner Covered by (66 artists)
Let's Call It a Day Ray Henderson, Lew Brown Victor Arden-Phil Ohman and Their Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Frank Munn October 27, 1932 Covered by (7 artists)
Life Begins When You're in Love Victor Schertzinger, Lew Brown The California Ramblers - Vocal Refrain by Eddy Lloyd January 17, 1936 Covered by (7 artists)
Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Ethel Merman Covered by (72 artists)
Little Pal Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Al Jolson, Lew Brown Al Jolson Covered by (18 artists)
Lost My Rhythm, Lost My Music, Lost My Man Harry Akst, Lew Brown, Elsa Maxwell Bob Howard and His Orchestra 1935 Covered by Ambrose and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Evelyn Dall
Lucky Day Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown The Harmonians - Vocal Chorus by Irving Kaufman June 24, 1926 Covered by (32 artists)
Lucky in Love Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Covered by (15 artists)
Magnolia (Mix the Lot–What Have You Got?) Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown The Clevelanders May 19, 1927 Covered by (15 artists)
My Lucky Star Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Jack Barker Covered by (5 artists)
My Sin Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Charles W. Hamp April 1, 1929 Covered by (42 artists)
My Song Ray Henderson, Lew Brown Ethel Merman & Rudy Vallée Covered by (6 artists)
Never Swat a Fly Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Abe Lyman and His California Orchestra September 17, 1930 Covered by (24 artists)
Noah's Wife (Lived a Wonderful Life) Jack Yellen, Lew Brown, Ernie Erdman, Abe Olman Eddie Cantor May 1920 Covered by (2 artists)
Oceana Roll Lew Brown, Lucien Denni Eddie Morton July 12, 1911 Covered by (10 artists)
Oh by Jingo! Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Covered by (62 artists)
Oh Gee! Say Gee! You Ought to See My Gee Gee from the Fiji Isle Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Tod Weinhold November 24, 1920 Covered by (5 artists)
One Dozen Roses Walter Donovan, Lew Brown, Dick Jurgens, Joe Washburne Art Kassel and His Kassels-in-the-Air March 2, 1942 Covered by (15 artists)
One More Time Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Ben Bernie and His Orchestra February 13, 1931 Covered by (12 artists)
One Sweet Letter from You Harry Warren, Lew Brown, Sidney Clare Annette Hanshaw November 26, 1926 Covered by (62 artists)
On the Outgoing Tide Lew Brown, Mabel Wayne Covered by (3 artists)
Red Hot Chicago Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Waring's Pennsylvanians January 10, 1930 Covered by (4 artists)
So Blue Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Vincent Lopez and His Casa Lopez Orchestra February 21, 1927 Covered by (8 artists)
Sonny Boy Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Al Jolson, Lew Brown Al Jolson August 20, 1928 Covered by (112 artists)
So Will I Lew Brown, Cliff Friend Jack Smith (The Whispering Baritone) December 23, 1926 Covered by (2 artists)
Sunny Side Up Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Johnny Hamp's Kentucky Serenaders - Vocal Refrain by Frank Luther September 13, 1929 Covered by (22 artists)
That Old Feeling Sammy Fain, Lew Brown Virginia Verrill July 2, 1937 Covered by (270 artists)
That's Why Darkies Were Born Ray Henderson, Lew Brown Everett Marshall Covered by (8 artists)
The Best Things in Life Are Free Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Mary Lawlor and John Price Jones Covered by (145 artists)
The Birth of the Blues Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Irving Abrams & His Orchestra June 1926 Covered by (155 artists)
Then I'll Be Happy Lew Brown, Cliff Friend, Sidney Clare Hall and Ryan April 12, 1925 Covered by (45 artists)
The Ragtime Dream Lew Brown, Joe Goodwin American Quartet January 13, 1914 Covered by (2 artists)
The Thrill Is Gone Ray Henderson, Lew Brown Rudy Vallee & Everett Marshall Covered by (150 artists)
The Varsity Drag Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown The OKeh Melodians August 16, 1927 Covered by (72 artists)
This Is the Missus Ray Henderson, Lew Brown Peggy Moseley & Rudy Vallée Covered by (4 artists)
Together Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Nick Lucas "The Crooning Troubadour" December 10, 1927 Covered by (78 artists)
Wait Until You See My Madeline Lew Brown, Albert Von Tilzer Frank Crumit April 21, 1921 Covered by Victor Roberts
When It's Night-Time in Italy, It's Wednesday over Here Lew Brown, James Kendis Covered by (8 artists)
Whose Izzy Is He? Bud Green, Lew Brown, Murray Sturm Isabelle Patricola January 14, 1924 Covered by (5 artists)
Why Did I Kiss That Girl Ray Henderson, Lew Brown, Robert King Covered by (17 artists)
You're the Cream in My Coffee Ray Henderson, B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown Ona Munson and Jack Whiting Covered by (76 artists)

Adapted songs