Rising to fame in the twenties and early thirties, Ruth Etting was renowned for her great beauty, her gorgeous voice and her tragic life. She starred on Broadway, made movies in Hollywood, married a mobster, had numerous hit-records, fell in love and was known as America's Sweetheart of Song.
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Words by Walter Hirsch and Music by Johnny Burke. (1931) Cover Art by A. Lekberg Featured by Ruth Etting Cover photo of Ruth Etting Published by Milton Weil Music Co., 1931
In the mid-1920′s Ruth Etting had a thing for pearls – see 1, 2, 3, 4 if you want proof! But perhaps the most iconic image of her, with pearls, is an image that seems to only exist today on … Continue reading
Ruth Etting in a publicity still from early in her career. Circa 1925.
Words and music by Joe Goodwin, Larry Shay and Paul Ash (1925) Featured by Ruth Etting, Milton Weil Music Company