Paul James (4)

Real Name:
James Paul "Jimmy" Warburg
Profile:
18 August 1896 – 3 June 1969

American banker and financial adviser James Paul Warburg. Married the composer and musician Kay Swift in 1918 and divorced in 1934. Under the pseudonym Paul James he wrote the lyrics to Swift's 1929 hit song "Can't We Be Friends?" and their 1930 musical, "Fine and Dandy".
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2317-D Paul James (4) - Three Little Words / Can This Be Love? album art Ipana Troubadours Can This Be Love? (as James) Ipana Troubadours - Three Little Words / Can This Be Love?(Shellac, 10") Columbia 2317-D US 1930 Sell This Version
B 6050 Victor Arden-Phil Ohman And Their Orchestra* Victor Arden-Phil Ohman And Their Orchestra* - Fine And Dandy / Can This Be Love?(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B 6050 UK 1931 Sell This Version
25621 Paul James (4) - Peckin' / Can't We Be Friends? album art Benny Goodman And His Orch.* Can't We Be Friends? Benny Goodman And His Orch.* - Peckin' / Can't We Be Friends?(Shellac, 10") Victor 25621 US 1937 Sell This Version
E.A.2002 Paul James (4) - You Can Tell She Comes From Dixie / Can't We Be Friends? album art Benny Goodman & His Orchestra* Can't We Be Friends? (as James) Benny Goodman & His Orchestra* - You Can Tell She Comes From Dixie / Can't We Be Friends?(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice E.A.2002 Australia 1938 Sell This Version
26340 Paul James (4) - Friends Medley / Oriental Medley album art Swing & Sway With Sammy Kaye* Can't We Be Friends? (as P. James) Swing & Sway With Sammy Kaye* - Friends Medley / Oriental Medley(Shellac, 10") Victor 26340 US 1939 Sell This Version
Paul James (4) - Getting Sentimental Over You album art Carmen Cavallaro Can't We Be Friends? Carmen Cavallaro - Getting Sentimental Over You (Album) Decca US 1940 Sell This Version
3081 Paul James (4) - Blue Ink / Can This Be Love album art Woody Herman And His Orchestra Can This Be Love Woody Herman And His Orchestra - Blue Ink / Can This Be Love(Shellac, 10") Decca 3081 US 1940 Sell This Version
3140 Paul James (4) - Cousin To Chris / Fine And Dandy album art Woody Herman And His Orchestra Fine And Dandy Woody Herman And His Orchestra - Cousin To Chris / Fine And Dandy(Shellac, 10") Decca 3140 US 1940 Sell This Version
35920 Paul James (4) - Milumbu / Can't We Be Friends album art John Kirby And His Orchestra Can't We Be Friends (as P. James) John Kirby And His Orchestra - Milumbu / Can't We Be Friends(Shellac, 10") Columbia 35920 US 1941 Sell This Version
27395 Paul James (4) - Tea For Two / Can't We Be Friends? album art Joe Reichman Can't We Be Friends? Joe Reichman - Tea For Two / Can't We Be Friends?(Shellac, 10") Victor 27395 US 1941 Sell This Version
4168 Paul James (4) - Chicago / Can't We Be Friends? album art Muggsy Spanier And His Orchestra Can't We Be Friends? Muggsy Spanier And His Orchestra - Chicago / Can't We Be Friends?(Shellac, 10") Decca 4168 US 1942 Sell This Version
356 Paul James (4) - Piano Solos album art Art Tatum Fine And Dandy (as James) Art Tatum - Piano Solos(3xShellac, 10", Album) Asch Records 356 US 1944 Sell This Version
Y5908 Paul James (4) - You're Driving Me Crazy / Can't We Be Friends? album art Bob Crosby's Bob Cats* Can't We Be Friends? (as James) Bob Crosby's Bob Cats* - You're Driving Me Crazy / Can't We Be Friends?(Shellac, 10") Decca Y5908 Australia 1945 Sell This Version
649 Paul James (4) - Dreamdust / Straighten Up And Fly Right album art Les Paul Trio* / Charlie Barnet And His Orchestra Fine And Dandy (as James) Les Paul Trio* / Charlie Barnet And His Orchestra - Dreamdust / Straighten Up And Fly Right(12") V Disc 649 US 1946 Sell This Version
Paul James (4) - Manhattan Moods album art Eddie LeMar And His Orchestra Fine And Dandy (as James) Eddie LeMar And His Orchestra - Manhattan Moods (Album) Capitol Records US 1947 Sell This Version
394 Paul James (4) - The Lonesome Road / Fine And Dandy album art Benny Goodman And His Quartet* / Benny Goodman And His Quintet* Fine And Dandy Benny Goodman And His Quartet* / Benny Goodman And His Quintet* - The Lonesome Road / Fine And Dandy(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 394 US 1947 Sell This Version
S-8 Paul James (4) - The Velvet Fog album art Mel Tormé Fine And Dandy (as James) Mel Tormé - The Velvet Fog(3xShellac, 10", Album) Musicraft S-8 US 1948 Sell This Version
A-34 Paul James (4) - Bebop album art Various Fine And Dandy (as James) Various - Bebop(3xShellac, 10", Album, Comp) Mercury A-34 US 1948 Sell This Version
Paul James (4) - Fine And Dandy / Boogie Woogie On The St-Louis Blues album art Earl "Fatha" Hines Trio* / Earl "Fatha" Hines* Fine And Dandy (as Jones) Earl "Fatha" Hines Trio* / Earl "Fatha" Hines* - Fine And Dandy / Boogie Woogie On The St-Louis Blues Royal Jazz (2) France 1949 Sell This Version
883 Paul James (4) - It's Only A Paper Moon / Can't We Be Friends / Bess You Is My Woman Now album art Ted Lewis / John Kirby And Group* / Dorothy Warrenshold And Charles Harmon Can't We Be Friends (as James) Ted Lewis / John Kirby And Group* / Dorothy Warrenshold And Charles Harmon - It's Only A Paper Moon / Can't We Be Friends / Bess You Is My Woman Now(12") V Disc 883 US 1949 Sell This Version
37-594 Paul James (4) - Fine And Dandy /The Lady Is A Tramp album art Eddie LeMar And His Orchestra Fine And Dandy (as James) Eddie LeMar And His Orchestra - Fine And Dandy /The Lady Is A Tramp(Shellac, 10") Capitol Records 37-594 US 1949 Sell This Version
LMS 1005 Paul James (4) - An Evening At El Morrocco album art Chauncey Gray And His El Morocco Orchestra* Can't We Be Friends? (as James) Chauncey Gray And His El Morocco Orchestra* - An Evening At El Morrocco(4x10", Album) Liberty Music Shops LMS 1005 US 1950 Sell This Version
Paul James (4) - Art Tatum Trio (And Piano Solos By Art Tatum) album art Art Tatum Trio Fine And Dandy (as James) Art Tatum Trio - Art Tatum Trio (And Piano Solos By Art Tatum) (Comp) Stinson Records, Stinson Records US 1950 Sell This Version
Paul James (4) - Jazz Concert Vol. 2 album art Louis Armstrong And The All Stars* Fine And Dandy Louis Armstrong And The All Stars* - Jazz Concert Vol. 2 (Album) Decca US 1950 Sell This Version
CL 6134 Paul James (4) - Keyboard Capers album art Herman Chittison Can't We Be Friends? (as P. James) Herman Chittison - Keyboard Capers(10", Album) Columbia CL 6134 US 1950 Sell This Version