Beasley Smith

Real Name:
John Beasley Smith
Profile:
American composer (1901-1968).

That Lucky Old Sun, one of his better known works, was covered by many well-known artists.
He often worked with Haven Gillespie.

For the writer of "The Sheik Of Araby" use Harry B. Smith with appropriate ANV, please.
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Writing & Arrangement

6693 Beasley Smith - Night Train To Memphis / Low And Lonely album art Roy Acuff And His Smoky Mountain Boys Night Train To Memphis (as B. Smith) Roy Acuff And His Smoky Mountain Boys - Night Train To Memphis / Low And Lonely OKeh 6693 US 1942 Sell This Version
18346 Beasley Smith - Amen / Deliver Me To Tennessee album art Woody Herman And His Orchestra Deliver Me To Tennessee Woody Herman And His Orchestra - Amen / Deliver Me To Tennessee Decca 18346 US 1942 Sell This Version
B-11504 Beasley Smith - Deliver Me To Tennessee / Heavenly Hideaway album art Sonny Dunham And His Orchestra Deliver Me To Tennessee (as Smith) Sonny Dunham And His Orchestra - Deliver Me To Tennessee / Heavenly Hideaway(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-11504 US 1942 Sell This Version
20054, 20045 Beasley Smith - Night Train To Memphis / Take Me Back To Tulsa album art Roy Acuff And His Smoky Mountain Boys / Bob Wills And His Texas Play Boys* Night Train To Memphis Roy Acuff And His Smoky Mountain Boys / Bob Wills And His Texas Play Boys* - Night Train To Memphis / Take Me Back To Tulsa(10", Promo) Columbia, Columbia 20054, 20045 US 1942 Sell This Version
239 Beasley Smith - Leave Us Face It album art Chuck Foster And His Orchestra* Night Train To Memphis (as Smith) Chuck Foster And His Orchestra* - Leave Us Face It(12") V Disc 239 US 1944 Sell This Version
37287 Beasley Smith - (Our Own) Jole Blon / Tennessee Central (Number 9) album art Roy Acuff And His Smoky Mountain Boys Tennessee Central (Number 9) (as B. Smith) Roy Acuff And His Smoky Mountain Boys - (Our Own) Jole Blon / Tennessee Central (Number 9) Columbia 37287 Canada 1947 Sell This Version
1012 Beasley Smith - I'm Looking For A Sweetheart / Beg Your Pardon album art Francis Craig And His Orchestra Beg Your Pardon (as Smith) Francis Craig And His Orchestra - I'm Looking For A Sweetheart / Beg Your Pardon Bullet (2) 1012 US 1947 Sell This Version
20-2111 Beasley Smith - Steel Guitar Rag / Tennessee Central Number 9 album art Pee Wee King And His Golden West Cowboys Tennessee Central Number 9 Pee Wee King And His Golden West Cowboys - Steel Guitar Rag / Tennessee Central Number 9(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-2111 US 1947 Sell This Version
20-2647 Beasley Smith - Beg Your Pardon / Can It Ever Be The Same? album art Larry Green And His Orchestra Beg Your Pardon Larry Green And His Orchestra - Beg Your Pardon / Can It Ever Be The Same? RCA Victor 20-2647 Canada 1948 Sell This Version
5109 Beasley Smith - Dream Girl / Beg Your Pardon album art Snooky Lanson And The Owen Bradley Quartet Beg Your Pardon (as Smith) Snooky Lanson And The Owen Bradley Quartet - Dream Girl / Beg Your Pardon(Shellac, 10") Mercury 5109 US 1948 Sell This Version
490 Beasley Smith - Beg Your Pardon / Melancholy album art The Dinning Sisters Beg Your Pardon The Dinning Sisters - Beg Your Pardon / Melancholy(Shellac, 10", Scr) Capitol Records 490 US 1948 Sell This Version
168 Beasley Smith - Animal Polka / Little Sir Echo album art Gene Carroll Animal Polka (as Smith) Gene Carroll - Animal Polka / Little Sir Echo(Shellac, 10") Animal Records (14) 168 US 1948 Sell This Version
C1419 Beasley Smith - The Old Master Painter / Lost In The Stars album art Frank Sinatra And The Modernaires The Old Master Painter (as B. Smith) Frank Sinatra And The Modernaires - The Old Master Painter / Lost In The Stars Columbia C1419 Canada 1949 Sell This Version
791 Beasley Smith - The Old Master Painter / Bless You (For The Good That's In You) album art Peggy Lee And Mel Tormé With The Mellomen The Old Master Painter Peggy Lee And Mel Tormé With The Mellomen - The Old Master Painter / Bless You (For The Good That's In You) Capitol Records 791 US 1949 Sell This Version
191 Beasley Smith - That Lucky Old Sun / (Where Are You) Now That I Need You album art Todd Manners With Orchestra / Sylvia Barry With Orchestra That Lucky Old Sun (as Smith) Todd Manners With Orchestra / Sylvia Barry With Orchestra - That Lucky Old Sun / (Where Are You) Now That I Need You Varsity 191 US 1949 Sell This Version
47-3018 Beasley Smith - Make Believe / That Lucky Old Sun album art Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra - Make Believe / That Lucky Old Sun (Single) RCA Victor 47-3018 US 1949 Sell This Version
5342 Beasley Smith - The Old Master Painter / Open Door - Open Arms album art Richard Hayes With Mitch Miller's Orchestra* The Old Master Painter (as Smith) Richard Hayes With Mitch Miller's Orchestra* - The Old Master Painter / Open Door - Open Arms Mercury 5342 US 1949 Sell This Version
24801 Beasley Smith - The Old Master Painter / Why Was I Born? album art Dick Haymes With Sonny Burke And His Orchestra The Old Master Painter (as Smith) Dick Haymes With Sonny Burke And His Orchestra - The Old Master Painter / Why Was I Born? Decca 24801 US 1949 Sell This Version
5316 Beasley Smith - That Lucky Old Sun / I Get Sentimental Over Nothing album art Frankie Laine That Lucky Old Sun (as Smith) Frankie Laine - That Lucky Old Sun / I Get Sentimental Over Nothing Mercury 5316 Canada 1949 Sell This Version
46197 Beasley Smith - Sunday Down In Tennessee / Every Step Of The Way album art Red Foley Sunday Down In Tennessee Red Foley - Sunday Down In Tennessee / Every Step Of The Way Decca 46197 US 1949 Sell This Version
38608 Beasley Smith - Could 'Ja? / That Lucky Old Sun album art Frank Sinatra That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) (as B. Smith) Frank Sinatra - Could 'Ja? / That Lucky Old Sun Columbia 38608 US 1949 Sell This Version
24752 Beasley Smith - That Lucky Old Sun / Blueberry Hill album art Louis Armstrong And Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) Louis Armstrong And Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra - That Lucky Old Sun / Blueberry Hill (Single) Decca 24752 Canada 1949 Sell This Version
30009 Beasley Smith - The Old Master Painter / Did You Ever See A Dream Walking? album art Snooky Lanson With Beasley Smith And His Orchestra The Old Master Painter (as B. Smith) Snooky Lanson With Beasley Smith And His Orchestra - The Old Master Painter / Did You Ever See A Dream Walking? (Single) London Records 30009 US 1949 Sell This Version
9094 Beasley Smith - The Old Master Painter / Goodbye Sue album art Jackie Paris The Old Master Painter (as B. Smith) Jackie Paris - The Old Master Painter / Goodbye Sue(Shellac, 10") National Records (2) 9094 US 1949 Sell This Version
1077 Beasley Smith - That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) / I Never See Maggie Alone album art Hot Lips Page That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) (as B. Smith) Hot Lips Page - That Lucky Old Sun (Just Rolls Around Heaven All Day) / I Never See Maggie Alone(Shellac, 10") Harmony (4) 1077 US 1949 Sell This Version