Active as a songwriter from the late 1920s well into the 1960s, he has penned the lyrics to many popular songs such as I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (1932), When You Wish Upon A Star (1940), High Noon (1952) and the theme song from Rawhide (1958).
Washington was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972.
Writing & Arrangement
|CL 1661||Lionel Hampton||On Green Dolphin Street (as N. Washington) Lionel Hampton - Soft Vibes Soaring Strings (LP, Mono)||Columbia||CL 1661||US||1961||Sell This Version|
|Miles Davis||Stella By Starlight (as N. Washington) Miles Davis - Miles Davis 1957-1958 Meets Gil Evans, Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, John Coltrane, Bill Evans (Comp, Album)||Giants Of Jazz||Italy||1989||Sell This Version|