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Cab Calloway

Cab Calloway
Aliases
Cab Calloway and His Cab Jivers
Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra
Cab Calloway & His Orch.
Cab Calloway and His Orch.
Cab Calloway and His Orchestra
Cab Calloway & His Orchestra
Cab Calloway and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Cab Calloway
The Jungle Band [1]
Real name
Cabell Calloway III
Born
December 25, 1907
Died
November 8, 1994
Country
United States
IPI
00004878282 4 works
Comments
Singer and bandleader. Calloway also appeared in many films.
Family
Blanche Calloway Sister
Cecelia Calloway Daughter
Related
Chu Berry Member of The Cotton Club Orchestra

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
Are You Hep To The Jive! (Yas, Yas) Cab Calloway 1940 Unverified
1940 (2 artists)
Don't Know If I'm Comin' or Goin' Cab Calloway and His Orchestra May 1937 Unverified
1934 (32 artists)
1948 (5 artists)
1944 (197 artists)
April 1936 (2 artists)
1931 (8 artists)
1932 (8 artists)
October 1932 (6 artists)
1932 (11 artists)
1939 Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
December 1932 (6 artists)
i 1930 (38 artists)
June 1940 Shep Fields and His Rippling Rhythm - Vocal refrain by Shep Fields, Dorothy Allen and Hal Derwin

Covers by Cab Calloway

Title Performer Release date Originally by
1939 The Four King Sisters with Orchestra conducted by Alvino Rey
November 1940 Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five
1966 Billy Edd Wheeler
1962 Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra
1932 Lucille Hegamin and Her Blue Flame Syncopators
1931 Aida Ward
1962 Casa Loma Orchestra, Chick Bullock and His Levee Loungers
1962 Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain and trumpet by "Hot Lips" Page
October 1941 Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain and trumpet by "Hot Lips" Page
1962 George Beaver (Irving Kaufman)
April 1940 Gene Krupa and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Irene Daye
October 1931 Friars Society Orchestra
1941 Fred Hamm and His Orchestra
July 1941 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Tex Beneke and The Four Modernaires
1932 Charlie McCoy and Bo Chatman
i 1931 King Oliver's Jazz Band, Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
1962 Julie London
December 1938 Bob Crosby and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Marion Mann
1933 Bill Robinson [US1]
1962 Katherine Perry
1932 Alberta Hunter
1933 Ethel Merman
September 1, 1953 Jim Lowe
July 1939 Lionel Hampton and Orchestra
September 1, 1953 Carl Smith
1932 Rosa Henderson - Piano Accompaniment by Fletcher Henderson
1949 Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra
Covered by Teresa Brewer
1953 Adelaide Hall
1948 Bing Crosby
1962 Carl Haworth
1933 Lillian Shade
1962 Lillian Shade
Cab Calloway and His Orchestra
1931 King Oliver and His Orchestra
1932 Aida Ward
May 1954 Teresa Brewer with Orchestra directed by Jack Pleis
January 1938 Larry Clinton and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Bea Wain
June 1950 Trío Nacional con Jose Esquivel y sus trovadores de Barú
May 1955 Joe Valino - Gene Kutch Orchestra
1962 Joe Valino - Gene Kutch Orchestra
1945 Jo Stafford with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
1956 Frankie Laine and Jimmy Boyd
1980 Ernest Rogers, Cab Calloway and His Orchestra
1931 Ernest Rogers
Covered by (53 artists)
1935 Douglas Byng
1931 Isham Jones Orchestra
1935 Ipana Troubadours
May 1931 Isham Jones and His Orchestra
1962 Lena Horne with Orchestra conducted by Horace Henderson
1931 Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals, Bing Crosby
May 1931 (unknown), Louis Armstrong & His Savoy Ballroom Five
1930 Prince's Band
1962 Prince's Band
May 1954 Clyde McPhatter and The Drifters
1959 Abbie Mitchell
1931 Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra
1931 Isham Jones' Orchestra
i July 1941 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
1962 Irving Abrams & His Orchestra
1931 Savoy Bearcats
May 1955 Todd Duncan
December 1941 Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra
i 1941 Ted Fiorito & His Orchestra
1931 Ethel Waters
October 1931 Lovin' Sam Down in 'Ram

Web Covers by Cab Calloway

Title Performer Upload date Originally by
Dinah Cab Calloway & His Orchestra July 26, 2019 Eddie Cantor
The Honeydripper Cab Calloway May 15, 2012 Joe Liggins

Songs written by Cab Calloway

Original songs

Adapted songs

Releases

Albums

EPs

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
Blues in the Night (My Mama Done Tol' Me) Cab Calloway & His Orchestra October 1941 OKeh
Boog It Cab Calloway and His Orchestra April 1940 OKeh
Bugle Call Rag Cab Calloway and His Orchestra October 1931 Brunswick
Bye Bye Blues Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1941 OKeh
Come On with the "Come On" Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1940 OKeh
Corinne Corinna Cab Calloway & His Orchestra 1932 Banner [US1]
Creole Love Call Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1931 Perfect
Doin' the New Low Down - I Can't Give You Anything but Love The Mills Brothers and Cab Calloway with Don Redman and His Orchestra - Ethel Waters with Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra 1933 Brunswick
Eadie Was a Lady Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1933 Banner [US1]
Evenin' Cab Calloway and His Cotton Club Orchestra 1934 His Master's Voice
Everybody Eats When They Come to My House Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1948 Columbia
Every Day's a Holiday Cab Calloway and His Orchestra January 1938 Vocalion
Gambler's Guitar Cab Calloway with The Four Bells - Jimmy Carroll and Orchestra September 1, 1953 Bell
(Hep-Hep!) The Jumpin' Jive Cab Calloway and His Orchestra July 1939 Vocalion
History Repeats Itself Cab Calloway 1966 Boom Records [US]
How Come You Do Me Like You Do? Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1932 Banner [US1]
I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1933 Brunswick
I'll Be Around Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1944 OKeh
I Love to Sing-a Cab Calloway and His Orchestra April 1936 Brunswick
I'm Madly in Love with You Cab Calloway and His Orchestra December 1938 Vocalion
I've Got the World on a String Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1932 Brunswick
Jilted Cab Calloway - Sy Oliver and Orchestra May 1954 Bell
Kickin' the Gong Around Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1931 Brunswick
La mucura Cab Calloway and His Orchestra June 1950 London Records
Let's Take the Long Way Home Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1945 Columbia
Little Child Lael and Cab Calloway 1956 ABC-Paramount
Make Yourself at Home Cab Calloway and His Orchestra November 1940 OKeh
Minnie the Moocher (The Ho De Ho Song) Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1931 Brunswick
Miss Otis Regrets (She's Unable to Lunch Today) Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1935 Brunswick
My Sunday Gal Cab Calloway and His Orchestra December 1932 Brunswick
Nobody's Sweetheart Cab Calloway and His Orchestra May 1931 Brunswick
Old Man of the Mountain Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1932 Melotone
Old Yazoo Cab Calloway and His Orchestra October 1932 Brunswick
Reefer Man Cab Calloway & His Orch. 1932 Brunswick
Rooming House Boogie Cab Calloway and His Cab Jivers 1949 RCA Victor
Slow but Sure - Sweet Georgia Brown Whoppee Makers - Cab Calloway & His Orchestra 1931 Perfect
St. Louis Blues The Jungle Band [1] 1930 Brunswick
Strange as It Seems Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1932 Banner [US1]
Sweet Jennie Lee Cab Calloway & His Orchestra 1931 Banner [US1]
Take the "A" Train Cab Calloway and His Orchestra July 1941 OKeh
Tarzan of Harlem Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1939 Vocalion
The Mermaid Song Cab Calloway and His Orch. December 1941 OKeh
The Nightmare Cab Calloway & His Orch. 1931 Perfect
Unchained Melody Cab Calloway May 1955 Bell
Who's Yehoodi? Cab Calloway June 1940 Vocalion
Willow Weep for Me Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1941 OKeh
Yaller Cab Calloway & His Orchestra 1930 Perfect
You Can't Stop Me from Lovin' You Cab Calloway and His Orchestra 1931 Perfect

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