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Brother, Can You Spare Me a Dime? 25th in 1932

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Language
English
ISWC
T-070.012.596-7
Comments
Written for the 1932 Broadway musical Americana [1932], which later became the unofficial anthem of the Depression era.
Published by
WC MUSIC CORP
GORNEY MUSIC PUBLISHER
GLOCCA MORRA MUSIC CORP
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First live performance on October 5, 1932
November 1932 First recording on October 25, 1932
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Brother, Can You Spare Me a Dime? Leo Reisman and His Orchestra 1932 Unverified
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written by instrumental

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written by Finnish

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1959 First recording on March 7, 1959
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