Gerrit Den Braber

Gerrit Den Braber

Real Name:
Gerrit den Braber
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Radio DJ, songwriter and producer, born 23 March 1929 in Rotterdam, Netherlands, died 2 May 1997 in Hilversum, Netherlands.
Often using an alias, Den Braber has (co-)written many popular songs such as Johnny Lion's Sophietje (1965), Conny Vandenbos' Een Roosje, M'n Roosje (1974) and Mouth & MacNeal's Ik Zie Een Ster (1974).
In 1947 he was a co-founder of Rotterdam Hospital Broadcast (RANO, short name for Radio Noord). In 1955 he began working for Dutch Broadcast Society the AVRO. His most famous programm was "Rooster" in the mid sixties, with a panel judging the latest popsingles. In 1966 he became a producer for Phonogram. After he divorced he fell in love with famous Dutch songstress Thérèse Steinmetz. They started living together until his death in 1997.
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Gerrit Den Braber Discography

Vocals

Cornelis Vreeswijk Cornelis Vreeswijk - Linnéas Fina Visor (Album) Philips Norway 1973 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

JF 327 645, 327 645 JF Anneke Grönloh Weer Zingt De Wind (as G. den Braber) Anneke Grönloh - Jij Bent Mijn Leven (Ik Weet Dat Je Liegt)(7") Philips, Philips JF 327 645, 327 645 JF Netherlands 1964 Sell This Version
UH 9916 Gert Timmerman Waar De Wind De Zomer Vindt (as G. den Braber) Gert Timmerman - Waar De Wind De Zomer Vindt / Alleen(7") CNR UH 9916 Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
HX 1318 Gert Timmerman Waar De Wind De Zomer Vindt (as G. den Braber) Gert Timmerman - Waar De Wind De Zomer Vindt / Alleen / Jij Bent 't Lichtpunt In M'n Leven / De Schommelstoel(7", EP) CNR HX 1318 Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
AT 10 126 Trea Dobbs Stad (as G. den Braber) Trea Dobbs - Ploem Ploem Jenka(7", Single, Mono) Decca AT 10 126 Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
07-263 Milly Scott Fernando Y Felipe (Fernando En Filippo) (as Braber) Milly Scott - Fernando Y Felipe / Don't Make A Fool Of Me(7", Single) Belter 07-263 Spain 1966 Sell This Version
SCGE 81 146 Los Jolly's Fernando Y Felipe (as G. Den Braber) Los Jolly's - Mirza(7", EP) Columbia SCGE 81 146 Spain 1966 Sell This Version
UH 9813 Piet Sybrandy In Een Battle-dress (as G. den Braber) Piet Sybrandy - Ik Heb Je Lief(7") CNR UH 9813 Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version
51.644 Various Fernando Y Felipe = Fernando En Filippo (as Braber) Various - Eurovision 1966(7", EP) Belter 51.644 Spain 1966 Sell This Version
7 EGH 214 Helen Shepherd Over De Horizon Helen Shepherd - Over De Horizon(7", EP, Ext) His Master's Voice 7 EGH 214 Netherlands 1966 Sell This Version
Metronome M 684 Milly Scott Fernando And Filippo Milly Scott - Fernando And Filippo(7", Single) Metronome Metronome M 684 Germany 1966 Sell This Version
Thérèse Steinmetz Ring-dinge-ding (as G. den Braber) Thérèse Steinmetz - Ring-dinge-ding / Zing (Single) Philips, Philips Netherlands 1967 Sell This Version
FAS 787 Towa Carson Lyckan Är I Stan (as Gide Braber) Towa Carson - Det Är Lugnt Och Tyst / Lyckan Är I Stan(7") RCA Victor, RCA FAS 787 Sweden 1967 Sell This Version
JF 333 868 Conny Van Den Bos* Waar Blijft Een Droom (as G. den Braber) Conny Van Den Bos* - Als Vreemden(7", Single, Mono) Philips JF 333 868 Netherlands 1967 Sell This Version
JF 333 950, 333 950 JF Thérèse Steinmetz De Roffel Van De Trom Is Voorbij (Parce Que Tu M'As Donné La Main) (as G. den Braber) Thérèse Steinmetz - Het Lied Is Uit / De Roffel Van De Trom Is Voorbij(7", Mono) Philips, Philips JF 333 950, 333 950 JF Netherlands 1968 Sell This Version
LMEP 1307 Verónica (3) Ring-Dinge-Ding (as G. den Braber) Verónica (3) - Vem Chegando(7", EP) Parlophone LMEP 1307 Portugal 1968 Sell This Version
47-9765 Conny Vink Bossa Nova Boy (as G. de Braber) Conny Vink - Bossa Nova Boy(7", Single) RCA Victor 47-9765 1968 Sell This Version
JF 336 069 Conny Vandenbos Stay With Me (Win Van Mij) (as G. den Braber) Conny Vandenbos - No Love / Stay With Me(7", Mono) Philips JF 336 069 Netherlands 1969 Sell This Version
336 017 JF, JF 336 017 Conny Vandenbos Was Dit 't? (as G. den Braber) Conny Vandenbos - Normaal / Was Dit 't?(7", Single, Mono) Philips, Philips 336 017 JF, JF 336 017 Netherlands 1969 Sell This Version
Conny Vink Langs De Weg Van Sneek Naar Heerenveen (as G. den Braber) Conny Vink - Er Op Uit Met De Schellebellen (Album) Philips Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
D.C. Lewis Mijn Gebed (as G. den Braber) D.C. Lewis - Mijn Gebed (Single) Philips Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
6402 008 D.C. Lewis De Hoop (as G. den Braber) and 1 more… D.C. Lewis - D.C. Lewis(LP) Philips 6402 008 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
6012 031 Thérèse Steinmetz Je Had Me Kunnen Ruilen (as G. den Braber) Thérèse Steinmetz - Je Had Me Kunnen Ruilen(7") Philips 6012 031 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
K 140/2, 6862 101 Various Mijn Gebed (as Den Braber) Various - Hollandse Successen Nr. 1(LP, Comp, Club) Boek En Plaat, Philips K 140/2, 6862 101 Netherlands 1970 Sell This Version
6012 112 Saskia & Serge Tijd Saskia & Serge - Tijd(7", Single) Philips 6012 112 Netherlands 1971 Sell This Version