Cliff Friend

American composer, lyricist and pianist.

Born : October 01, 1893 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Died : June 27, 1974 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Cliff Friend was one of the most prolific and sought after songwriters on Tin Pan Alley during the 1920's and 30's. Friend co-wrote several hits including "Lovesick Blues", "My Blackbirds Are Bluebirds Now" and "The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down", also known as the theme song to the Looney Tunes cartoon series.


SDL 344 Cliff Friend - The Roaring 20's album art Various I'm Tellin' The Birds, Tellin' The Bees and 1 more… Various - The Roaring 20's(LP) Saydisc SDL 344 UK 1984 Sell This Version


Cliff Friend - Grandmothers - A Mother Of An Anthology album art The Grandmothers Lovesick Blues (as Freind) The Grandmothers - Grandmothers - A Mother Of An Anthology (Comp) One Way Records (6) US 1993 Sell This Version