Bert Russell

Real Name:
Bertrand Russell Berns
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Bert Russell, more commonly known as Bert Berns (born 8 November 1929, The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA - died 30 December 1967, New York City, New York, USA) was an American songwriter and record producer of the 1960s. In 1965, he formed Bang Records along with Ahmet Ertegun, Nesuhi Ertegun and Jerry Wexler. After Bert died of heart failure, his wife Ilene successfully managed Bang Records for the next 12 years, eventually selling the company to Columbia in 1979. Father of Cassandra Berns. Also appears as Burt Russell.
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Writing & Arrangement

12019 Bert Russell - Gettysburg Address / Wayward Man album art Bert & Bill Giant Gettysburg Address (as Russell) Bert & Bill Giant - Gettysburg Address / Wayward Man(7") Signature (4) 12019 US 1959 Sell This Version
3067 Bert Russell - Push Push album art Austin Taylor Push Push (as Bert Russel) Austin Taylor - Push Push(7", Single) Laurie Records 3067 US 1960 Sell This Version
C-181 Bert Russell - More Of Everything / Bangin' On The Bongo album art Frankie Brent Bangin On The Bongo (as Russell) Frankie Brent - More Of Everything / Bangin' On The Bongo(7") Cameo C-181 US 1960 Sell This Version
45-DO-4155 Bert Russell - Ain't Misbehavin' album art Tommy Bruce And The Bruisers* Got The Water Boilin' (as Russell) Tommy Bruce And The Bruisers* - Ain't Misbehavin'(7", Promo) Columbia 45-DO-4155 Australia 1960 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - White Oak Swamp / Thirteen Steps album art Johnny Yukon White Oak Swamp Johnny Yukon - White Oak Swamp / Thirteen Steps Versatile (3) US 1960 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - (I'm Gonna) Cry Some Tears / Lighted Windows album art Hoagy Lands Lighted Windows (as B. Russell) and 1 more… Hoagy Lands - (I'm Gonna) Cry Some Tears / Lighted Windows (Single) ABC-Paramount US 1960 Sell This Version
45-F 11256 Bert Russell - Mule Skinner Blues album art Bob Cort The Ballad Of Walter Williams (as Russell) Bob Cort - Mule Skinner Blues(7", Single) Decca 45-F 11256 UK 1960 Sell This Version
3074 Bert Russell - The Legend Of The Alamo / Gotta Travel On album art Bert Berns The Legend Of The Alamo (as Russell) Bert Berns - The Legend Of The Alamo / Gotta Travel On(7", Single, Promo) Laurie Records 3074 US 1960 Sell This Version
20.008 Bert Russell - Little Lonely One album art The Jarmels A Little Bit Of Soap The Jarmels - Little Lonely One(7", EP) Top Rank International, Top Rank (2) 20.008 France 1961 Sell This Version
7N 15376 Bert Russell - A Little Bit Of Soap / Little Lonely One album art Jimmy Justice A Little Bit Of Soap (as Russell) Jimmy Justice - A Little Bit Of Soap / Little Lonely One(7", Single) Pye Records 7N 15376 Sweden 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - A Thousand Stars album art Billy Fury Push Push (as Russel) Billy Fury - A Thousand Stars (Single) Decca UK 1961 Sell This Version
305 V 034 Bert Russell - Claudia Cardinale Présente The Four Dreamers Dans Le Voyageur De La Nuit Du Film "La Fille A La Valise" album art The Four Dreamers, Claudia Cardinale A Little Bit Of Soap (Ne T'en Fais Pas Mon Vieux) (as B. Russell) The Four Dreamers, Claudia Cardinale - Claudia Cardinale Présente The Four Dreamers Dans Le Voyageur De La Nuit Du Film "La Fille A La Valise"(LP, Album) Ducretet Thomson 305 V 034 France 1961 Sell This Version
INX-010 Bert Russell - I Should Have Listened / I Went On album art Little Jimmy Dee I Should Have Listened Little Jimmy Dee - I Should Have Listened / I Went On(7", Promo) Infinity (6) INX-010 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - Speak To Me / One More Time album art Arthur Prysock One More Time (as Russell) Arthur Prysock - Speak To Me / One More Time (Single) Old Town Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - Sweet Sorrow / It's Drivin' Me Wild album art Conway Twitty It's Drivin' Me Wild (as Russell) Conway Twitty - Sweet Sorrow / It's Drivin' Me Wild (Single) MGM Records Italy 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - It's Been A Long Long Time album art Dotty Clark That's A Step In The Right Direction (as Russell) Dotty Clark - It's Been A Long Long Time (Single) Bigtop UK 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - A Little Bit Of Soap album art The Jarmels A Little Bit Of Soap (as B. Russell) The Jarmels - A Little Bit Of Soap (Single) Laurie Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Varetta Dillard You Better Come Home (as Russell) Varetta Dillard - You Better Come Home (Single) Cub US 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - Twist And Shout album art The Top Notes Twist And Shout (as Russell) The Top Notes - Twist And Shout (Single) Atlantic Canada 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - You'd Better Come Home album art Russell Byrd Russell Byrd - You'd Better Come Home (Single) Wand US 1961 Sell This Version
K13041 Bert Russell - It's Gonna Be Morning / My Tears Are Dry album art Hoagy Lands My Tears Are Dry (as Russell) and 1 more… Hoagy Lands - It's Gonna Be Morning / My Tears Are Dry(7") MGM Records K13041 US 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - Tower Of Strength album art Gene McDaniels* A Little Bit Of Soap Gene McDaniels* - Tower Of Strength (Album) Liberty US 1961 Sell This Version
Bert Russell - It Ain't As Easy As That / Goodnight, Irene album art Hoagy Lands It Ain't As Easy As That (as B. Russell) Hoagy Lands - It Ain't As Easy As That / Goodnight, Irene (Single) MGM Records US 1961 Sell This Version
3102 Bert Russell - Turn Around / Precious album art Tom Gullion (2) Precious and 1 more… Tom Gullion (2) - Turn Around / Precious(7", Single, Promo) Laurie Records 3102 US 1961 Sell This Version
CP 604 Bert Russell - I Think You Want My Girl album art Bobby Adams (2) Save Those Teardrops Bobby Adams (2) - I Think You Want My Girl(7", Single) Colpix Records CP 604 US 1961 Sell This Version