Robert Sour

Real Name:
Robert Bandler Sour
Profile:
American lyricist, composer and editor.
He's best known for writing the lyrics to the songs "Body And Soul" and "Walkin' by the River".
Sour also composed music and lyrics for both film and theater,
including the Walt Disney Productions animated feature Bambi.
In 1965 was elected president of Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI)

Born: October 31, 1905 in New York City, New York
Dead: March 1985 in Greenwich, Connecticut
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Artist

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Vocals

5439 TRS Hommage À Walt Disney — Robert Sour Various Quand Le Printemps Revient (Twitterpated) Various - Hommage À Walt Disney(10") Trianon 5439 TRS France Unknown Sell This Version
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Writing & Arrangement

4910 Body And Soul  / Something To Remember You By — Robert Sour Libby Holman Body And Soul (as Sour) Libby Holman - Body And Soul / Something To Remember You By Brunswick 4910 US 1930 Sell This Version
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22537 Body And Soul / Something To Remember You By — Robert Sour Leo Reisman And His Orchestra Body And Soul (as Sour) Leo Reisman And His Orchestra - Body And Soul / Something To Remember You By Victor 22537 Canada 1930 Sell This Version
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B 3383 Body And Soul / You Can't Kill Flies By Scratching Them — Robert Sour Gracie Fields Body And Soul (as Sour) Gracie Fields - Body And Soul / You Can't Kill Flies By Scratching Them(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B 3383 UK 1930 Sell This Version
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2297-D Body And Soul / Something To Remember You By — Robert Sour Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra Body And Soul = Cuerpo Y Alma) (as Sour) Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra - Body And Soul / Something To Remember You By(Shellac, 10") Columbia 2297-D US 1930 Sell This Version
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2226-V I'm Yours / Body And Soul — Robert Sour Lloyd Keating & His Music / Chester Leighton & His Sophomores Body And Soul (as Sour) Lloyd Keating & His Music / Chester Leighton & His Sophomores - I'm Yours / Body And Soul(Shellac, 10") Velvet Tone 2226-V USA & Canada 1930 Sell This Version
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2707-D Body And Soul / Shine — Robert Sour Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra Body And Soul (as Sour) Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra - Body And Soul / Shine(Shellac, 10", RE, Blu) Columbia 2707-D US 1933 Sell This Version
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3072 Body And Soul / I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You — Robert Sour Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra Body And Soul (as Sour) Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra - Body And Soul / I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You(Shellac, 10") Vocalion (2) 3072 US 1935 Sell This Version
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122 Dancing In The Dark — Robert Sour Carmen Cavallaro Body And Soul (as Sour) Carmen Cavallaro - Dancing In The Dark (Album) Decca 122 US 1939 Sell This Version
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B-10523 Body And Soul / Fine Dinner — Robert Sour Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra Body And Soul (as Sour) Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra - Body And Soul / Fine Dinner Bluebird (3) B-10523 US 1939 Sell This Version
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2735 Body And Soul / Dixieland Detour — Robert Sour Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra Body And Soul Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra - Body And Soul / Dixieland Detour(Shellac, 10") Decca 2735 US 1939 Sell This Version
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27222 So You’re The One / Walkin’ By The River — Robert Sour Hal Kemp And His Orchestra Walkin’ By The River Hal Kemp And His Orchestra - So You’re The One / Walkin’ By The River(Shellac, 10", Cam) Victor 27222 US 1940 Sell This Version
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27406 Body And Soul / Mr. J. B. Blues — Robert Sour Duke Ellington And Jimmy Blanton Body And Soul (as Sour) Duke Ellington And Jimmy Blanton - Body And Soul / Mr. J. B. Blues Victor 27406 US 1940 Sell This Version
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5481 Body and Soul / What Is This Going To Get Us? — Robert Sour Billie Holiday Body And Soul (as Sour) Billie Holiday - Body and Soul / What Is This Going To Get Us? Vocalion (2) 5481 US 1940 Sell This Version
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35745 Stranger / Yesterthoughts — Robert Sour Raymond Scott And His New Orchestra* Stranger (as Sour) Raymond Scott And His New Orchestra* - Stranger / Yesterthoughts(Shellac, 10") Columbia 35745 US 1940 Sell This Version
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586 Montevideo / Music Makers — Robert Sour Harry James And His Orch.* Montevideo (Mon-te-vi-DAY-o) Harry James And His Orch.* - Montevideo / Music Makers Columbia 586 US 1941 Sell This Version
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P 86 NBC's Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street - Volume 2 — Robert Sour NBC's Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street Body And Soul (as Sour) NBC's Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street - NBC's Chamber Music Society Of Lower Basin Street - Volume 2 (Album) Victor P 86 US 1941 Sell This Version
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B-11232 I See A Million People (But All I Can See Is You) / Jungle Boogie — Robert Sour Teddy Powell And His Orchestra I See A Million People (But All I Can See Is You) Teddy Powell And His Orchestra - I See A Million People (But All I Can See Is You) / Jungle Boogie Bluebird (3) B-11232 Canada 1941 Sell This Version
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4068 Symphonie Moderne / I See A Million People (But All I Can See Is You) — Robert Sour Harry Sosnik And His Orchestra I See A Million People (But All I Can See Is You) Harry Sosnik And His Orchestra - Symphonie Moderne / I See A Million People (But All I Can See Is You)(Shellac, 10") Decca 4068 US 1941 Sell This Version
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B-11181 I See A Million People / Boogie Woogie Piggy — Robert Sour Una Mae Carlisle I See a Million People Una Mae Carlisle - I See A Million People / Boogie Woogie Piggy(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-11181 US 1941 Sell This Version
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B-11362 Coffee And Cakes / I'm The One Who Loves You — Robert Sour Una Mae Carlisle Coffee And Cakes Una Mae Carlisle - Coffee And Cakes / I'm The One Who Loves You(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-11362 US 1941 Sell This Version
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B-11010 Come Down To Earth, My Angel / Liver Lip Jones — Robert Sour "Fats" Waller And His Rhythm* Come Down To Earth, My Angel (as Sour) "Fats" Waller And His Rhythm* - Come Down To Earth, My Angel / Liver Lip Jones(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-11010 US 1941 Sell This Version
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3660 Walkin' By The River / Accident'ly On Purpose — Robert Sour Johnny Long And His Orchestra Walkin' By The River Johnny Long And His Orchestra - Walkin' By The River / Accident'ly On Purpose(Shellac, 10") Decca 3660 US 1941 Sell This Version
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5986 Sunset At Sea / Walkin' By The River — Robert Sour Frankie Masters And His Orch.* Walkin' By The River (as Sour) Frankie Masters And His Orch.* - Sunset At Sea / Walkin' By The River(Shellac, 10") Okeh 5986 US 1941 Sell This Version
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6025 May I Never Love Again / Walkin' By The River — Robert Sour Ginny Simms Walkin' By The River (as Sour) Ginny Simms - May I Never Love Again / Walkin' By The River(Shellac, 10") Okeh 6025 US 1941 Sell This Version