Real Name:
Charles Gates Dawes
Profile:
Pianist - composer - banker - vice president of U.S.

Born on 27.08.1865
Died on 23.04.1951

He served as the 30th Vice President of the United States from 1925-1929. He was a self-taught pianist and composer who, in 1912, wrote "Melody In A Major", which was a very popular tune at the time. When lyrics were added by Carl Sigman in 1951, the melody was transformed into the pop song, "It's All In The Game" which topped the US Billboard charts for 6 weeks in 1958.
Variations:
64961 Charles Dawes - Melody In A Major album art Fritz Kreisler Melody In A Major (as General Chas. G. Dawes) Fritz Kreisler - Melody In A Major(Shellac, 10", S/Sided) Victrola 64961 US 1921 Sell This Version
2508-D Charles Dawes - Melody / An Irish Love Song album art J. H. Squire Celeste Octet Melody (as Charles G. Dawes) J. H. Squire Celeste Octet - Melody / An Irish Love Song(Shellac, 10", Blu) Columbia 2508-D US 1931 Sell This Version
35634 Charles Dawes - Zigeuner / Melodie In A album art Eddie South And His Orchestra* Melodie In A (as Dawes) Eddie South And His Orchestra* - Zigeuner / Melodie In A(Shellac, 10") Columbia 35634 US 1940 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - By The Sleepy Lagoon / Melody album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Melody (as Charles G. Dawes) Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - By The Sleepy Lagoon / Melody Victor Red Seal US 1943 Sell This Version
322 Charles Dawes - Melody In A / After You've Gone album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra / Benny Goodman And His V-DISC All-Star Band* Melody In A (as Dawes) Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra / Benny Goodman And His V-DISC All-Star Band* - Melody In A / After You've Gone(12") V Disc 322 US 1944 Sell This Version
11035 Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game album art Tommy Edwards It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game(10", Single, Mono) MGM Records 11035 Canada 1951 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game / When It's Sleepy Time Down South album art Louis Armstrong And Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Louis Armstrong And Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra - It's All In The Game / When It's Sleepy Time Down South (Single) Decca US 1951 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Be Mine Tonight / It's All In The Game  album art Swing And Sway With Sammy Kaye* It's All In The Game (as Gen. C. Dawes) Swing And Sway With Sammy Kaye* - Be Mine Tonight / It's All In The Game Columbia US 1951 Sell This Version
Y6357 Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game / I Get Ideas album art Louis Armstrong It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Louis Armstrong - It's All In The Game / I Get Ideas(Shellac, 10") Decca Y6357 Australia 1952 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Love Is The Thing album art Nat "King" Cole* It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Nat "King" Cole* - Love Is The Thing (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records US 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - When Rock And Roll Come To Trinidad / It's All In The Game album art Nat "King" Cole* It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Nat "King" Cole* - When Rock And Roll Come To Trinidad / It's All In The Game (Single) Capitol Records UK 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Love Is The Thing album art Nat King Cole It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Nat King Cole - Love Is The Thing (EP) Capitol Records, Capitol Records, Capitol Records UK 1957 Sell This Version
2-824 Charles Dawes - Love Is The Thing (Part 2) album art Nat King Cole It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Nat King Cole - Love Is The Thing (Part 2)(7", EP) Capitol Records 2-824 US 1957 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game / Please Mr. Sun album art Tommy Edwards It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game / Please Mr. Sun (Single) Eric Records UK 1958 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - The Rockin' Strings Chorus And Orchestra album art The Rockin' Strings* It's All In The Game (as G. Dawes) The Rockin' Strings* - The Rockin' Strings Chorus And Orchestra (Album) Decca US 1958 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game - Vol. 1 album art Tommy Edwards It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game - Vol. 1 (EP) MGM Records Canada 1958 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game album art Tommy Edwards It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game (Single) MGM Records UK 1958 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - It's All In The Game album art Tommy Edwards It's All In The Game Tommy Edwards - It's All In The Game (Album) MGM Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Satchmo In Style album art Louis Armstrong With Gordon Jenkins And His Chorus And Orchestra* It's All In The Game (as Gen. Charles D. Dawes) Louis Armstrong With Gordon Jenkins And His Chorus And Orchestra* - Satchmo In Style (Album, Comp) Decca Canada 1958 Sell This Version
MGM-EPD-101 Charles Dawes - M-G-M Hits album art Various It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Various - M-G-M Hits(7", EP, Comp) MGM Records MGM-EPD-101 Norway 1958 Sell This Version
IMP 5003 Charles Dawes - Lonesome Town album art Ricky Nelson (2) It's All In The Game (as Charles G. Dawes) Ricky Nelson (2) - Lonesome Town(7", EP) Imperial (2) IMP 5003 Netherlands 1958 Sell This Version
SLP-7965 Charles Dawes - The Rockin' Strings Côro E Orquestra album art The Rockin' Strings Chorus And Orchestra It's All In The Game (as G. Dawes) The Rockin' Strings Chorus And Orchestra - The Rockin' Strings Côro E Orquestra(LP, Album) Decca SLP-7965 Brazil 1958 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Uncle Satchmo's Lullaby album art Louis Armstrong It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Louis Armstrong - Uncle Satchmo's Lullaby (Single) Polydor Germany 1959 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Two Time Winners - Volume One album art Andy Williams It's All In The Game (as Gen. C. G. Dawes) Andy Williams - Two Time Winners - Volume One (EP) Cadence (2) US 1959 Sell This Version
Charles Dawes - Ricky Sings Again album art Ricky Nelson (2) It's All In The Game (as Dawes) Ricky Nelson (2) - Ricky Sings Again (Album) Imperial, Imperial US 1959 Sell This Version