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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Penn Screen Metropolitan Presentations EDDIE CANTOR In That Party In Person And It’s Some Party RUTH ETTING In Blue Songs New Castle News / Wednesday, March 20, 1929
Music and Lyrics by Johnny Tucker, Joe Schuster and Ruth Etting. Ruth Etting cowrote several songs, including this one and also When You’re With Somebody Else. Recorded April 8, 1929 in New York City for Columbia Records. Originally issued on … Continue reading
Music and Lyrics by Roy Turk and Fred E. Ahlert Sweetheart I love you Think the world of you But I’m afraid you don’t care for me You never show it Don’t let me know it Everyone says I’m a … Continue reading
Words and Music by Ager and Yellen Recorded by Ruth Etting in 1929.
Recorded by Ruth Etting in 1929. Appeared in the film, Glorifying the Popular Song.
Words and Music by Ryan and Violinsky Recorded by Ruth Etting in 1929. Appeared in the film, Glorifying the Popular Song.
Words and Music by Baer and Gilbert Recorded by Ruth Etting in 1929.
Music and Lyrics by Raymond Wallace, Jimmy Campbell, and Reg Connelly (1929) When the organ play’d at twilight The song that reached my heart It seem’d to me I heard you sigh Say ‘Au-revoir” but not “Goodbye” Again you said … Continue reading
Words and Music by Eckersley and Little Recorded by Ruth Etting on May 2, 1929 in New York City for Columbia Records. Originally issued on Columbia 1830 D (Matrix 148404)