Bert Berns

Bert Berns

Real Name:
Bertrand Russell Berns
Bert Berns (born 8 November 1929, The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA - died 30 December 1967, New York City, New York, USA) was an American songwriter and record producer of the 1960s. In 1965, he formed Bang Records along with Ahmet Ertegun, Nesuhi Ertegun and Jerry Wexler. After Bert died of heart failure, his wife Ilene successfully managed Bang Records for the next 12 years, eventually selling the company to Columbia in 1979. Father of Cassandra Berns.

Bert Berns Discography Tracks

Singles & EPs

3074 Bert Berns The Legend Of The Alamo / Gotta Travel On(7", Single, Promo) Laurie Records 3074 US 1960 Sell This Version


CDCHD 1178 Bert Berns The Bert Berns Story - Twist And Shout Volume 1 1960-1964(CD, Comp) Ace CDCHD 1178 Europe 2008 Sell This Version
CDCHD 1251 Bert Berns The Bert Berns Story - Mr. Success Volume 2 1964-1967(CD, Comp) Ace CDCHD 1251 UK 2010 Sell This Version
CDCHD 1418 Bert Berns The Bert Berns Story - Hang On Sloopy Volume 3(CD, Comp) Ace CDCHD 1418 Europe 2014 Sell This Version