Aaron Schroeder

Aaron Schroeder

Real Name:
Aaron Harold Schroeder
Profile:
American songwriter, composer, music publisher, producer and head of Musicor Records, Inc.. Schroeder's first success "At A Sidewalk Penny Arcade" introduced Rosemary Clooney as a solo recording artists. Schroeder is best-known for his composition "It’s Now or Never" which was an Elvis Presley No 1 hit and the all time international best seller. Also, It is listed at No 75 on Billboard's Greatest Hits of the last five decades chart. He co-wrote 17 other songs for Presley, five of which went to No 1 "A Big Hunk O Love" "Good Luck Charm" "Stuck On You" and "I Got Stung." Other artists who recorded his songs were "French Foreign Legion" Frank Sinatra, "Mandolins In The Moonlight" Perry Como, "Time and the River" Nat King Cole, "Love Makin' Music" Barry White, "I Got Stung" Paul McCartney, "Hammer and Nails" Staple Singers, "Move Me No Mountain" Chaka Khan and "Today's Teardrops" Roy Orbison. As a music publisher Schroeder discovered well known songwriters such as Randy Newman, Irwin Levine, Gene Pitney, Al Kooper, and Barry White. Schroeder's songs have been included in hundreds of films and television programs including, The Hangover, Lucky Luke, Viva Elvis Cirque Du Soleil, All Shook Up, Lilo and Stitch and Aloha from Hawaii. Schroeder wrote over five hundred songs that spans a spectrum of musical prolificacy from pop, rock and country to children, gospel and standards. Founder of Musicor Records.
Born: 7 September 1926, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Died: 2 December 2009, Englewood, New Jersey, USA, aged 83.
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Aaron Schroeder Discography

Writing & Arrangement

9103 Eileen Barton And The New Yorkers (2) Poco, Loco In The Coco (as Schroeder) Eileen Barton And The New Yorkers (2) - If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked A Cake (Single) National Records (2) 9103 US 1950 Sell This Version
5392 Eileen Barton And The New Yorkers (2) Poco, Loco In The Coco (as Schroeder) Eileen Barton And The New Yorkers (2) - If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd've Baked A Cake / Poco, Loco In The Coco(10") Mercury 5392 Canada 1950 Sell This Version
1064 Tommy Dorsey & His Orch.* Featuring Jimmy Dorsey Not As A Stranger (as Schroeder) Tommy Dorsey & His Orch.* Featuring Jimmy Dorsey - The Fabulous Dorseys (Single) Bell Records 1064 US 1954 Sell This Version
DL 8351 Sammy Davis, Jr.* Don't Let Her Go Sammy Davis, Jr.* - Here's Lookin' At You(LP, Album, Mono) Decca DL 8351 US 1956 Sell This Version
EPA 821, EPA-821 Elvis Presley I Was The One (as Schroeder) Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel (EP) RCA Victor EPA 821, EPA-821 Germany 1956 Sell This Version
B 21989 H Guy Mitchell With Ray Conniff And His Orchestra* Crazy With Love (as Schroeder) Guy Mitchell With Ray Conniff And His Orchestra* - Singing The Blues / Crazy With Love (Single) Columbia B 21989 H Netherlands 1956 Sell This Version
EPA-965, EPA 965 Elvis Presley Any Way You Want Me (That's How I Will Be) Elvis Presley - Any Way You Want Me (EP) RCA Victor, RCA Victor EPA-965, EPA 965 Canada 1956 Sell This Version
20-6420 Elvis Presley I Was The One (as Schroeder) Elvis Presley - Heartbreak Hotel (Single) RCA Victor 20-6420 US 1956 Sell This Version
47-6643 Elvis Presley Anyway You Want Me (That's How I Will Be) Elvis Presley - Love Me Tender / Anyway You Want Me (Single) RCA Victor 47-6643 Germany 1956 Sell This Version
70989 Rusty Draper Tiger Lily (as Schroeder) Rusty Draper - Tiger Lily (Single) Mercury 70989 US 1956 Sell This Version
LPM-1382 Elvis Presley First In Line Elvis Presley - Elvis (Album, Comp) RCA Victor LPM-1382 US 1956 Sell This Version
EPA-994, EPA 994 Elvis Presley First In Line Elvis Presley - Strictly Elvis (EP) RCA Victor, RCA Victor EPA-994, EPA 994 US 1956 Sell This Version
F3597 The Five Keys Now Don't That Prove I Love You The Five Keys - Wisdom Of A Fool / Now Don't That Prove I Love You (Single) Capitol Records F3597 US 1956 Sell This Version
93 105 Teresa Brewer Crazy With Love Teresa Brewer - Mutual Admiration Society Coral 93 105 Germany 1956 Sell This Version
ED 2424 Sammy Davis, Jr.* Don't Let Her Go Sammy Davis, Jr.* - Don't Let Her Go(7", EP) Decca ED 2424 US 1956 Sell This Version
B-2117 Guy Mitchell, Eileen Rodgers Crazy With Love (as Schroeder) Guy Mitchell, Eileen Rodgers - Singing The Blues / Miracle Of Love(7", EP) Columbia B-2117 US 1956 Sell This Version
322 723 BF Lefty Frizzell Is It Only That You're Lonely (as Schroeder) Lefty Frizzell - Is It Only That You're Lonely(7", Mono) Philips 322 723 BF Europe 1956 Sell This Version
45-242 The Four Fellows Please Don't Deprive Me Of Love (as Schroeder) The Four Fellows - Darling You / Please Don't Deprive Me Of Love(7", Single) Glory 45-242 US 1956 Sell This Version
9-30157 Sunny Gale (I Have Lived, I Have Loved) I Have You! Sunny Gale - (I Have Lived, I Have Loved) I Have You!(7") Decca 9-30157 US 1956 Sell This Version
9-30157 Sunny Gale (I Have Lived, I Have Loved) I Have You! Sunny Gale - Maybe You'll Be There / (I Have Lived, I Have Loved) I Have You!(7", Single, Promo) Decca 9-30157 US 1956 Sell This Version
61737 Teresa Brewer Crazy With Love Teresa Brewer - Mutual Admiration Society(Shellac, 10") Coral 61737 US 1956 Sell This Version
EPA-4114 Elvis Presley Young And Beautiful (as A. Schroeder) and 1 more… Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock (Album, EP) RCA Victor EPA-4114 Canada 1957 Sell This Version
4-41002 Johnnie Ray Pink Sweater Angel (as Schroeder) Johnnie Ray - Texas Tambourine (Single) Columbia 4-41002 US 1957 Sell This Version
47-7082 Gogi Grant With Hugo Winterhalter's Orch. And Chorus* Johnny's Dream (as Schroeder) Gogi Grant With Hugo Winterhalter's Orch. And Chorus* - Johnny's Dream / What A Beautiful Combination (Single) RCA Victor 47-7082 US 1957 Sell This Version
T828, T-828 The Five Keys Tiger Lily The Five Keys - On Stage! (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records T828, T-828 Canada 1957 Sell This Version