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

C814 Woody Herman And His Orchestra Surrender (as Weiss) Woody Herman And His Orchestra - The Good Earth / Surrender Columbia C814 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
23481 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?(Shellac, 10") Decca 23481 US 1945 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
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
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
P-161 Perry Como That Christmas Feeling (as George Weiss) Perry Como - Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music (Album, EP) RCA Victor P-161 US 1947 Sell This Version
CQ 1681 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 CQ 1681 Italy 1947 Sell This Version
20-2117 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 20-2117 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
2008 Bob Chester And His Orchestra Speaking Of Angels (as Weiss) Bob Chester And His Orchestra - Speaking Of Angels / Why Did It Have To End So Soon?(Shellac, 10", Single) Sonora (6) 2008 US 1947 Sell This Version
24715 Dick Haymes I'll Keep The Lovelight Burning (In My Heart) (as Weiss) Dick Haymes - I'll Keep The Lovelight Burning (In My Heart) / Home(Shellac, 10", Mono) Decca 24715 Canada 1947 Sell This Version
20-2315 Perry Como When Tonight Is Just A Memory (as George Weiss) Perry Como - When Tonight Is Just A Memory / I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-2315 US 1947 Sell This Version
23909 Joe Mooney Quartet I Can't Get Up The Nerve To Kiss You (as George Weiss) Joe Mooney Quartet - Meet Me At No Special Place / I Can't Get Up The Nerve To Kiss You(Shellac, 10") Decca 23909 US 1947 Sell This Version
763 Frank Sinatra / Bing Crosby And Al Jolson I Want To Thank Your Folks (as Weiss) Frank Sinatra / Bing Crosby And Al Jolson - I Want To Thank Your Folks / The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else / Swanee(12") V Disc 763 US 1947 Sell This Version
DO.3191 Doris Day & Buddy Clark (3) Confess (as Weiss) Doris Day & Buddy Clark (3) - Love Somebody / Confess Columbia DO.3191 New Zealand 1948 Sell This Version
10194 Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra Confess (as Weiss) Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra - Confess / If I Were You(Shellac, 10", Single) MGM Records 10194 US 1948 Sell This Version
20-3253 The Three Suns Oh! My Darling (as George Weiss) The Three Suns - You Grew Up To Be Some Baby(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-3253 US 1948 Sell This Version