His sons were Richard Ahlert, Arnold Ahlert, and Frederick Emil Ahlert, Jr.
Ahlert most frequently collaborated with lyricist Roy Turk, but he also wrote with others including Joe Young (3) and Edgar Leslie.
His songs have been recorded by numerous artists, including Louis Armstrong, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, and Fats Waller.
Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970.
Writing & Arrangement
|MDCD707, MDCD 707||Morgana King||I'll Follow You (as F Ahlert) Morgana King - A Taste Of Honey (CD, Comp)||Mainstream Records, Mainstream Records||MDCD707, MDCD 707||US||1991||Vendre cette version|
|CAP 22041||Various||Mean To Me (as F Ahlert) Various - Svensk Jazzhistoria Vol. 6 — Swedish Jazz 1947–1951 – Cream Of The Crop (3xCD, Comp)||Caprice Records||CAP 22041||Sweden||1999||Vendre cette version|