BABY FACE

Latest update on 25/11/2013

Artist: Jan Garber Orch.
Author: Benny Davis/Harry Akst
Label: Victor
Year: 1926

Vocal: "composer" Benny Davis, who was also credited for Margie, just for the willingness to record it. Real author Harry Akst also wrote Am I Blue.

Covers:

1926:

Eddie Cantor

1948:

Art Mooney

1949:

Al Jolson

1956:

Little Richard [n°2 UK; very impressed with Fats Domino's success with that other pre war oldie Blueberry Hill (see there)]

1960:

Blue Diamonds

1960:

Brian Hyland [B-side of Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polkadot Bikini]

1961:

Bobby Vee

1962:

Bobby Darin

1963:

Lucky Blondo [French version]

1967:

Julie Andrews [in film Thoroughly Modern Millie]

1972:

Kinks

1976:

Wing And A Prayer Fife & Drum Corps

1983:

Chas & Dave

1987:

Tiny Tim

2013:

Dave Edmunds

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