Irving Berlin

Irving Berlin
Real name
Israel Isidore Baline
May 11, 1888
September 22, 1989
United States
Born in Belarus, Berlin's family left after their house was burned down in anti-Jewish pogroms, settling in New York City. Berlin is a legendary songwriter.

Songs written by Irving Berlin

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Covered by
A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody Irving Berlin John Steel (32 artists)
After You Get What You Want, You Don't Want It Irving Berlin Van & Schenck (3 artists)
Alexander's Ragtime Band Irving Berlin Emma Carus (52 artists)
All By Myself Irving Berlin Frank Crumit (18 artists)
Always Irving Berlin Irving Kaufman (71 artists)
Be Careful, It's My Heart Irving Berlin Bing Crosby (14 artists)
Blue Skies Irving Berlin Belle Baker (132 artists)
Change Partners Irving Berlin Fred Astaire (23 artists)
Cheek to Cheek Irving Berlin Fred Astaire (114 artists)
Colonel Buffalo Bill Irving Berlin Marty May Leonard Stokes, Orchestra and Chorus under direction of Frank Allers
Count Your Blessings Instead of Sheep Irving Berlin Bing Crosby (24 artists)
Doin' What Comes Natur'lly Irving Berlin Ethel Merman & Art Barnett (6 artists)
God Bless America Irving Berlin Kate Smith (9 artists)
Harlem on My Mind Irving Berlin Ethel Waters (3 artists)
Heat Wave Irving Berlin Ethel Waters (17 artists)
Homework Irving Berlin Fran Warren (2 artists)
How About Me? Irving Berlin Waring's Pennsylvanians (28 artists)
How Deep Is the Ocean? Irving Berlin Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra (135 artists)
I Got Lost in His Arms Irving Berlin Ethel Merman (16 artists)
I Threw a Kiss in the Ocean Irving Berlin
I Used to Be Color Blind Irving Berlin Fred Astaire (2 artists)
I Wonder Why Irving Berlin Ethel Merman and Russell Nype (4 artists)
I'll See You in C-U-B-A Irving Berlin Billy Murray (4 artists)
I'm a Bad, Bad Man Irving Berlin Ray Middleton (2 artists)
I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm Irving Berlin Dick Powell & Alice Faye (65 artists)
I've Got the Sun in the Morning Irving Berlin Ethel Merman & Ensemble (23 artists)
Isn't This a Lovely Day? Irving Berlin Fred Astaire (28 artists)
Let Me Sing and I'm Happy Irving Berlin Al Jolson (4 artists)
Let's Face the Music and Dance Irving Berlin Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers (50 artists)
Let's Have Another Cup of Coffee Irving Berlin J. Harold Murray and Katherine Carrington (4 artists)
Marie Irving Berlin The Troubadours (36 artists)
Mr. Monotony Irving Berlin Judy Garland Sarah Brightman
My Walking Stick Irving Berlin Ethel Merman & Chorus (5 artists)
Play a Simple Melody Irving Berlin Sallie Fisher, Charles King (6 artists)
Puttin' On the Ritz Irving Berlin Harry Richman (25 artists)
Remember Irving Berlin Isham Jones and His Orchestra (24 artists)
Russian Lullaby Irving Berlin Douglas Stanbury (25 artists)
Say It Isn't So Irving Berlin Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra (21 artists)
Sisters Irving Berlin Rosemary Clooney & Betty Clooney with Paul Weston & His Orchestra (2 artists)
Smile and Show Your Dimple Irving Berlin Samuel Ash (18 artists)
Some Sunny Day Irving Berlin Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra (9 artists)
Supper Time Irving Berlin Ethel Waters (13 artists)
The Best Thing for You (Would Be Me) Irving Berlin Ethel Merman (26 artists)
The Girl That I Marry Irving Berlin Ray Middleton (8 artists)
The Song Is Ended (But the Melody Lingers On) Irving Berlin Whispering Jack Smith (35 artists)
There's No Business Like Show Business Irving Berlin William O'Neal, Marty May, Ray Middleton and Ethel Merman (18 artists)
They Say It's Wonderful Irving Berlin Ethel Merman & Ray Middleton (48 artists)
This Year's Kisses Irving Berlin Alice Faye (13 artists)
Top Hat, White Tie and Tails Irving Berlin Fred Astaire (16 artists)
Waiting at the End of the Road Irving Berlin Daniel L. Haynes and the Dixie Jubilee Singers (5 artists)
What'll I Do Irving Berlin Grace Moore & John Steel (61 artists)
When I Lost You Irving Berlin Manuel Romain (3 artists)
White Christmas Irving Berlin Bing Crosby & Martha Mears (495 artists)
You Can Have Him Irving Berlin Fran Warren (11 artists)
You Can't Get a Man With a Gun Irving Berlin Ethel Merman Eydie Gormé
You're Just in Love Irving Berlin Ethel Merman and Russell Nype (9 artists)
You're Laughing at Me Irving Berlin Dick Powell (10 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Easter Parade Irving Berlin Smile and Show Your Dimple Marilyn Miller and Clifton Webb (15 artists)


Title Performer Release date Label
The Dave Pell Octet Plays a Gallery of Seldom Heard Tunes by Irving Berlin The Dave Pell Octet 1953 Trend Records
Pat Boone Sings Irving Berlin Pat Boone October 1957 Dot Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook Ella Fitzgerald 1958 Verve Records
Milcho Leviev Plays the Music of Irving Berlin Milcho Leviev 1983 Discovery Records
Rosemary Clooney Sings the Music of Irving Berlin Rosemary Clooney 1985 Concord Jazz
Irving Berlin Album Helen Merrill 1988 Victor [Japan]
Easter Parade Milcho Leviev Trio 1989 Trend Records
Adam Makowicz Plays Irving Berlin Adam Makowicz 1992 VWC
The Magic of Irving Berlin Ralph Sharon Trio 1992 Horatio Nelson
Always, Irving Berlin Andrea Marcovicci, Arranged and Accompanied by Glenn Mehrbach May 31, 1995 Cabaret Records
Let's Face the Music - The Songs of Irving Berlin Susannah McCorkle May 27, 1997 Concord Jazz
Robert Clary Sings Irving Berlin & Yip Harburg Robert Clary with the John Rodby Trio November 1998 Original Cast
Cheek to Cheek - The Romantic Songs of Irving Berlin Beegie Adair 2006 Green Hill Productions

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