William Tracey

Real Name:
William G. Tracey
Profile:
American lyricist (born in New York City on July 19, 1893, died September 5, 1957), he was a staff member for various publishing companies where he collaborated with composers such as Lewis Muir, George Meyer, Maceo Pinkard, Doris Tauber and Nat Vincent. He was also a charter member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP).
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Writing & Arrangement

17197 William Tracey - The Funny Bunny Hug / Oh! You Little Bear album art Ada Jones - Billy Murray / Collins And Harlan The Funny Bunny Hug (as Tracey) Ada Jones - Billy Murray / Collins And Harlan - The Funny Bunny Hug / Oh! You Little Bear(Shellac, 10") Victor 17197 US 1912 Sell This Version
A1380 William Tracey - I Want A Man Like Dad / The Curse Of An Aching Heart album art Peerless Quartette / Manuel Romain I Want A Man Like Dad Peerless Quartette / Manuel Romain - I Want A Man Like Dad / The Curse Of An Aching Heart(Shellac, 10") Columbia A1380 US 1913 Sell This Version
17697 William Tracey - There's A Little Spark Of Love Still Burning / Everything Reminds Me Of That Old Sweetheart Of Mine album art Henry Burr Everything Reminds Me Of That Old Sweetheart Of Mine (as Billy Tracey) Henry Burr - There's A Little Spark Of Love Still Burning / Everything Reminds Me Of That Old Sweetheart Of Mine Victor 17697 US 1915 Sell This Version
18054 William Tracey - My Own Iona (Moi-Oné-Ionae) / In The Beautiful Seaside Air album art William Barnes (9) / Billy Murray In The Beautiful Seaside Air (as Wm. Tracey) William Barnes (9) / Billy Murray - My Own Iona (Moi-Oné-Ionae) / In The Beautiful Seaside Air(Shellac, 10") Victor 18054 US 1916 Sell This Version
35054 William Tracey - Oh, Joe, With Your Fiddle And Bow, You Stole My Heart Away / On The Old Dominion Line album art Louis J. Winsch / Peerless Quartette Oh, Joe, With Your Fiddle And Bow, You Stole My Heart Away (as Tracy) Louis J. Winsch / Peerless Quartette - Oh, Joe, With Your Fiddle And Bow, You Stole My Heart Away / On The Old Dominion Line(Pathé Disc, 29cm, 80 RPM) Pathé 35054 US 1916 Sell This Version
18213 William Tracey - When You Hear Jackson Moan On His Saxophone / Naughty! Naughty! Naughty! album art Billy Murray / Marguerite Farrell Naughty! Naughty! Naughty! (From The Winter Garden and 2 more… Billy Murray / Marguerite Farrell - When You Hear Jackson Moan On His Saxophone / Naughty! Naughty! Naughty!(Shellac, 10") Victor 18213 US 1917 Sell This Version
A2815 William Tracey - Just Leave It To Me / You'd Be Surprised album art Irving and Jack Kaufman / Irving Kaufman Just Leave It To Me Irving and Jack Kaufman / Irving Kaufman - Just Leave It To Me / You'd Be Surprised Columbia A2815 US 1919 Sell This Version
A2718 William Tracey - By The Campfire / Mammy O' Mine album art Sterling Trio Mammy O' Mine Sterling Trio - By The Campfire / Mammy O' Mine Columbia A2718 USA & Canada 1919 Sell This Version
A2765 William Tracey - And He'd Say Oo-la La! Wee-wee / Oh! Oh! Oh! Those Landlords album art Billy Murray / Irving Kaufman Oh! Oh! Oh! Those Landlords Billy Murray / Irving Kaufman - And He'd Say Oo-la La! Wee-wee / Oh! Oh! Oh! Those Landlords(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2765 US 1919 Sell This Version
18610 William Tracey - And He'd Say Oo-La-La! Wee Wee / Dixie Is Dixie Once More album art Billy Murray / American Quartet Dixie Is Dixie Once More (as Wm. Tracey) Billy Murray / American Quartet - And He'd Say Oo-La-La! Wee Wee / Dixie Is Dixie Once More(Shellac, 10") Victor 18610 US 1919 Sell This Version
10214 William Tracey - For Ev'ry Boy Who's On The Level / My Dixie Rosary album art Arthur Fields / Irving Kaufman My Dixie Rosary (as Tracey) Arthur Fields / Irving Kaufman - For Ev'ry Boy Who's On The Level / My Dixie Rosary(Shellac, 10") Emerson Records (2) 10214 US 1920 Sell This Version
10103 William Tracey - I am Climbing Mountains / Wonderful Pal album art Arthur Fields / Irving And Jack Kaufman Wonderful Pal (as Tracey) Arthur Fields / Irving And Jack Kaufman - I am Climbing Mountains / Wonderful Pal(Shellac, 10") Emerson Records (2) 10103 US 1920 Sell This Version
18631 William Tracey - Wonderful Pal / There's A Lot Of Blue-Eyed Marys Down In Maryland album art Sterling Trio / Shannon Four Wonderful Pal (as Wm. Tracey) Sterling Trio / Shannon Four - Wonderful Pal / There's A Lot Of Blue-Eyed Marys Down In Maryland(Shellac, 10") Victor 18631 US 1920 Sell This Version
K-70 William Tracey - Peggy O'Neil / Honey Rose album art Arthur Hall (2) / Ernest Hare Honey Rose (as Tracey) Arthur Hall (2) / Ernest Hare - Peggy O'Neil / Honey Rose Hytone Phonograph Record K-70 US 1921 Sell This Version
14116 William Tracey - Honey Rose / Mandy 'N' Me album art Mamie Jones Honey Rose (as Tracey) Mamie Jones - Honey Rose / Mandy 'N' Me(Shellac, 10") Black Swan Records (2) 14116 US 1921 Sell This Version
7141 William Tracey - Mister Gallagher And Mister Shean / Atta Baby album art Arthur Fields, Bob Thomas (11) Atta Baby (as W. Tracy) Arthur Fields, Bob Thomas (11) - Mister Gallagher And Mister Shean / Atta Baby(Shellac, 10") Globe Phonograph Record 7141 US 1921 Sell This Version
4938 William Tracey - Sister Kate / You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him album art Ladd's Black Aces You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him (as Tracey) Ladd's Black Aces - Sister Kate / You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him(Shellac, 10") Gennett 4938 US 1922 Sell This Version
18909 William Tracey - I Certainly Must Be In Love / Whenever You're Lonesome album art Billy Murray, Aileen Stanley I Certainly Must Be In Love Billy Murray, Aileen Stanley - I Certainly Must Be In Love / Whenever You're Lonesome(Shellac, 10") Victor 18909 US 1922 Sell This Version
4670 William Tracey - Got To Cool My Doggies Now / You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him, Did'nt Love Him Anyhow Blues album art Mamie Smith And Her Jazz Hounds You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him, Did'nt Love Him Anyhow Blues Mamie Smith And Her Jazz Hounds - Got To Cool My Doggies Now / You Can Have Him, I Don't Want Him, Did'nt Love Him Anyhow Blues(Shellac, 10") Okeh 4670 US 1922 Sell This Version
476 William Tracey - Dancin' Dan / Climbing Up The Scale album art Dixie Daisies / Johnny Johnson And His Orchestra Dancin' Dan (as Tracey) Dixie Daisies / Johnny Johnson And His Orchestra - Dancin' Dan / Climbing Up The Scale(Shellac, 10") Cameo (3) 476 US 1924 Sell This Version
19257 William Tracey - Dancin' Dan / Oklahoma Indian Jazz album art Waring's Pennsylvanians* / The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago Dancin' Dan (as Wm. Tracey) Waring's Pennsylvanians* / The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago - Dancin' Dan / Oklahoma Indian Jazz(Shellac, 10") Victor 19257 US 1924 Sell This Version
2583 William Tracey - Hula Lou / Dancin' Dan album art Margaret Young (3) Dancin' Dan (as Tracey) Margaret Young (3) - Hula Lou / Dancin' Dan(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2583 US 1924 Sell This Version
036031 William Tracey - Yum Tum Tum / Dancing Dan album art Nathan Glantz And His Orchestra Dancing Dan (as Tracey) Nathan Glantz And His Orchestra - Yum Tum Tum / Dancing Dan(Shellac, 10") Pathé Actuelle 036031 US 1924 Sell This Version
51274 William Tracey - Just One More Kiss / You Better Keep Babying Baby album art Henry Lange's Parisian Dance Orchestra / Green Bros. Novelty Band* You Better Keep Babying Baby (Or Baby's Gonna Bye-Bye You) Henry Lange's Parisian Dance Orchestra / Green Bros. Novelty Band* - Just One More Kiss / You Better Keep Babying Baby(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51274 US 1924 Sell This Version
2551 William Tracey - Sleep / Dancin' Dan album art Bennie Krueger's Orchestra Dancin' Dan (as Tracey) Bennie Krueger's Orchestra - Sleep / Dancin' Dan(Shellac, 10") Brunswick 2551 US 1924 Sell This Version