George David Weiss

George David Weiss

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George David Weiss
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American songwriter and President of the Songwriters Guild of America. He also played violin, piano, saxophone and clarinet.
He was born April 9, 1921, New York City, New York, U.S.A., died August 23, 2010 in Oldwick, NJ, U.S.A.

His songs, including "What a Wonderful World", "Can't Help Falling In Love With You", "Lullaby Of Birdland", have been recorded by such artists as Tom Jones, Mel Tormé, Elvis Presley, Dinah Washington, Stylistics or Sammy Davis Jr..
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George David Weiss Discography

Writing & Arrangement

Dick Haymes And Helen Forrest Oh! What It Seemed To Be (as George Weiss) Dick Haymes And Helen Forrest - Give Me A Little Kiss, Will You Huh? Decca US 1945 Sell This Version
Woody Herman And His Orchestra Surrender (as Weiss) Woody Herman And His Orchestra - The Good Earth / Surrender Columbia Canada 1945 Sell This Version
36892 Frankie Carle And His Orchestra Oh! What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Frankie Carle And His Orchestra - Oh! What It Seemed To Be / As Long As I Live(Shellac, 10") Columbia 36892 US 1945 Sell This Version
none Perry Como Surrender Perry Como - His Latest And Greatest(5xShellac, 10") RCA Victor none US 1945 Sell This Version
1026 Deek Watson And His Brown Dots Surrender Deek Watson And His Brown Dots - Surrender / Satchelmouth Baby(Shellac, 10") Manor, Clark Record Co. 1026 US 1945 Sell This Version
1105 Eddy Howard And His Orchestra I Want To Thank Your Folks (as Weiss) Eddy Howard And His Orchestra - Too Many Times / I Want To Thank Your Folks(Shellac, 10") Majestic 1105 US 1946 Sell This Version
F 2144 Geraldo And His Orchestra Oh! What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Geraldo And His Orchestra - Seems Like Old Times / Oh! What It Seemed To Be(Shellac, 10") Parlophone F 2144 UK 1946 Sell This Version
287 Skitch Henderson & His Orchestra You'll See What A Kiss Can Do (as Weiss) Skitch Henderson & His Orchestra - Five Minutes More / You'll See What A Kiss Can Do(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 287 US 1946 Sell This Version
20-1877 Perry Como With Russ Case And His Orchestra Surrender (as George Weiss) Perry Como With Russ Case And His Orchestra - Surrender / More Than You Know(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-1877 US 1946 Sell This Version
36905 Frank Sinatra Oh! What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Frank Sinatra - Oh! What It Seemed To Be / Day By Day(Shellac, 10") Columbia 36905 US 1946 Sell This Version
20-1944 Betty Rhodes Betty Rhodes - Rumors Are Flying(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-1944 US 1946 Sell This Version
7186 George Olsen And His Orchestra Surrender (as Weiss) George Olsen And His Orchestra - Surrender / I've Got A Walkie Talkie(Shellac, 10") Majestic 7186 US 1946 Sell This Version
E.A.3481 Betty Rhodes Betty Rhodes - Rumors Are Flying / I'd Be Lost Without You(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice E.A.3481 Australia 1946 Sell This Version
23656 The Andrews Sisters With Les Paul And Vic Schoen And His Orchestra / The Andrews Sisters And Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra Rumors Are Flying (as George Weiss) The Andrews Sisters With Les Paul And Vic Schoen And His Orchestra / The Andrews Sisters And Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra - Rumors Are Flying / Them That Has - Gets(Shellac, 10") Decca 23656 US 1946 Sell This Version
A-8735 Thore Ehrlings Orkester Oh, What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Thore Ehrlings Orkester - Oh, What It Seemed To Be / Doctor, Lawyer, Indian Chief(Shellac, 10") Musica (2), Telefunken A-8735 Scandinavia 1946 Sell This Version
3011 Bob Chester And His Orchestra Surrender (as Weiss) Bob Chester And His Orchestra - Surrender / If You Were The Only Girl(Shellac, 10", Single) Sonora (6) 3011 US 1946 Sell This Version
3032 Tony Martin (3) With The Lyttle Sisters And Al Sack's Orchestra* Rumors Are Flying (as Weiss) Tony Martin (3) With The Lyttle Sisters And Al Sack's Orchestra* - Rumors Are Flying / And Then It's Heaven(Shellac, 10") Mercury 3032 US 1946 Sell This Version
614 Frank Sinatra / King Cole Trio* / Lena Horne Oh What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Frank Sinatra / King Cole Trio* / Lena Horne - Old School Teacher / Frim Fram Sauce / Come To Baby Do(12") V Disc 614 US 1946 Sell This Version
20-1806 Charlie Spivak And His Orchestra Oh! What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Charlie Spivak And His Orchestra - Oh! What It Seemed To Be / Take Care(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-1806 US 1946 Sell This Version
37069 Frankie Carle And His Orchestra Rumors Are Flying (as Weiss) Frankie Carle And His Orchestra - Rumors Are Flying / Without You(Shellac, 10", Mono) Columbia 37069 US 1946 Sell This Version
Perry Como That Christmas Feeling (as George Weiss) Perry Como - Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music (Album, EP) RCA Victor US 1947 Sell This Version
Frank Sinatra Con Orchestra Axel Stordhal* Oh! What It Seemed To Be (as Weiss) Frank Sinatra Con Orchestra Axel Stordhal* - Oh! What It Seemed To Be / Homesick That's All Columbia Italy 1947 Sell This Version
Perry Como I Want To Thank Your Folks (as George Weiss) Perry Como - I Want To Thank Your Folks / That's Where I Came In (Single) RCA Victor US 1947 Sell This Version
37301 Harry James And His Orchestra I Can't Get Up The Nerve To Kiss You (as Weiss) Harry James And His Orchestra - What Am I Gonna Do About You / I Can't Get Up The Nerve To Kiss You(Shellac, 10") Columbia 37301 US 1947 Sell This Version
23851 Ink Spots* I Want To Thank Your Folks (as George Weiss) Ink Spots* - I Want To Thank Your Folks / I Wasn't Meant For Love (And Love Wasn't Meant For Me)(Shellac, 10") Decca 23851 US 1947 Sell This Version