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Songs written by Fred E. Ahlert  

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Irving Aaronson & His Commanders
1.1928

Evening Star by Irving Aaronson & His Commanders

        

MP3

39

17
US
[Victor 21451]
written by Roy Turk & Fred E. Ahlert 

video

Gene Austin
2.1928

There's a Cradle in Caroline by Gene Austin

        

MP3

95

8
US
[Victor 21015]
written by Fred E. Ahlert , Sam M. Lewis & Joe Young

video

Aileen Stanley
3.1929

I'll Get By, As Long As I Have You by Aileen Stanley

        

MP3

37

18
US
[Victor 21839]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Ruth Etting
4.1929

I'll Get By, As Long As I Have You by Ruth Etting

        

MP3

129

3
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

5.1929

Mean to Me by Ruth Etting

        

MP3

128

3
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert (as Fred Ahlert)  & Roy Turk

video

Kate Smith
6.1931

I Don't Know Why by Kate Smith

        

MP3

44

15
US
[Columbia 2539]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Benny Krueger and His Orchestra
7.1931

I Don't Know Why by Benny Krueger and His Orchestra

        

MP3

91

8
US
[Brunswick 6185]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Wayne King and His Orchestra
8.1931

I Don't Know Why (I Just Do) by Wayne King and His Orchestra

        

MP3

138

2
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Lee Morse
9.1931

Walkin' My Baby Back Home by Lee Morse

        

MP3

36

18
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Ted Weems and His Orchestra
10.1931

Walkin' My Baby Back Home by Ted Weems and His Orchestra

        

MP3

92

8
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

The Charleston Chasers
11.1931

Walkin' My Baby Back Home by The Charleston Chasers

        

MP3

45

15
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Nick Lucas
12.1931

Walkin' My Baby Back Home by Nick Lucas

        

MP3

92

8
US
[Brunswick 6048]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Russ Columbo
13.1931

Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day) by Russ Columbo

        

MP3

47

13
US
written by Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert  & Bing Crosby

video

Louis Armstrong
14.1932

Love, You Funny Thing by Louis Armstrong

        

MP3

119

4
US
written by Roy Turk & Fred E. Ahlert (as Fred Ahlert) 

video

Bing Crosby
15.1932

Where the Blue of the Night (Meets the Gold of the Day) by Bing Crosby

        

MP3

119

4
US
[Brunswick 6226]
written by Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert  & Bing Crosby

video

Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians
16.1932

With Summer Coming On by Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians

        

MP3

37

18
US
[Victor 24016]
written by Fred E. Ahlert (as Fred Ahlert)  & Roy Turk

video

Fats Waller
17.1935

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Fats Waller

        

MP3

104

5
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Freddy Martin and His Orchestra
18.1935

Life is a Song by Freddy Martin and His Orchestra

        

MP3

78

10
US
[Brunswick 7422]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Ruth Etting
19.1935

 ⑤  Life is a Song by Ruth Etting

        

MP3

154

✫1
US
[songwriter #5 hit]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Boswell Sisters
20.1936

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Boswell Sisters

        

MP3

116

3
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Red Norvo & His Orchestra
21.1936

It Can Happen to You by Red Norvo & His Orchestra

        

MP3

36

17
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Trummy Young

video

Fats Waller
22.1936

Sing an Old Fashioned Song by Fats Waller

        

MP3

45

13
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Eddy Duchin and His Orchestra
23.1936

 ④  Take My Heart by Eddy Duchin and His Orchestra

        

MP3

155

✫1
US
[songwriter #4 hit]
written by Joe Young & Fred E. Ahlert 

video

Nat Brandwynne & His Stork Club Orchestra
24.1936

Take My Heart by Nat Brandwynne & His Stork Club Orchestra

        

MP3

91

7
US
[Brunswick 7676]
written by Joe Young & Fred E. Ahlert 

video

Artie Shaw and His Orchestra
25.1936

There's Frost on the Moon by Artie Shaw and His Orchestra

        

MP3

79

10
US
[Brunswick 7771]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Victor Young

video

Clyde McCoy & His Orchestra
26.1937

The Goona Goo by Clyde McCoy & His Orchestra

        

MP3

99

5
US
[Decca 1109]
written by Joe Young, Harry Reser & Fred E. Ahlert 

video

The Mills Blue Rhythm Band
27.1937

The Image of You by The Mills Blue Rhythm Band

        

MP3

33

18
US
[Variety 3531]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Fats Waller
28.1937

To a Sweet Pretty Thing by Fats Waller

        

MP3

35

17
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Harry James and His Orchestra
29.04/1944

 ①  I'll Get by (As Long As I Have You) by Harry James and His Orchestra

        

MP3

245

✫1
US
[songwriter #1 hit]
vocals by Dick Haymes
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

The Four King Sisters
30.04/1944

I'll Get by (As Long As I Have You) by The Four King Sisters

        

MP3

66

12
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

The Ink Spots
31.05/1944

I'll Get by (As Long As I Have You) by The Ink Spots

        

MP3

151

7
US
4
R&B
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Freddy Martin and His Orchestra
32.12/1945

In the Middle of May by Freddy Martin and His Orchestra

        

MP3

59

13
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert (as Fred Ahlert)  & Al Stillman

video

Pied Pipers
33.01/1946

In the Middle of May by Pied Pipers

        

MP3

57

14
US
[Capitol 225]
written by Fred E. Ahlert (as Fred Ahlert)  & Al Stillman

video

Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
34.07/1946

I Don't Know Why (I Just Do) by Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra

        

MP3

54

16
US
vocals by Stuart Foster; hit for Wayne King in 1931
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

The Andrews Sisters
35.08/1946

I Don't Know Why (I Just Do) by The Andrews Sisters

        

MP3

49

17
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Johnnie Ray
36.05/1952

 ②  Walkin' My Baby Back Home by Johnnie Ray

        

MP3

198

4
US
12
UK
[songwriter #2 hit]
hit for Ted Weems in 1931
[Columbia 39701]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Nat King Cole and Billy May and His Orchestra
37.07/1952

Walkin' My Baby Back Home by Nat King Cole and Billy May and His Orchestra

        

MP3

123

8
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Connee Boswell
38.1953

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down & Write Myself a Letter by Connee Boswell

        

MP3

36

29
US
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Billy Williams
39.06/1957

 ③  I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Billy Williams

        

MP3

193

3
US
9
R&B
22
UK
[songwriter #3 hit]
hit for Fats Waller in 1935
[Coral 61830]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

40.07/1958

I'll Get by (As Long As I Have You) by Billy Williams

        

MP3

5

87
US
[Coral 61999]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Connie Francis
41.11/1958

I'll Get By by Connie Francis

        

MP3

27

19
UK
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Shaye Cogan
42.03/1960

Mean to Me by Shaye Cogan

        

MP3

10

40
UK
[MGM 12866]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Linda Scott
43.10/1961

I Don't Know Why by Linda Scott

        

MP3

82

12
US
2
AC
hit for Wayne King in 1931
[Canadian American 129]
written by Roy Turk & Fred E. Ahlert 

video

Shirley Bassey
44.11/1961

I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You) by Shirley Bassey

        

MP3

41

10
UK
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Frank Sinatra
45.03/1962

The Moon Was Yellow by Frank Sinatra

        

MP3

4

99
US
[Capitol 4677]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Edgar Leslie

video

Eden Kane
46.05/1962

I Don't Know Why by Eden Kane

        

MP3

56

7
UK
[London 9532]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

The Palm Beach Band Boys
47.12/1966

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by The Palm Beach Band Boys

        

MP3

6

117
US
25
AC
[RCA Victor 9026]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Hank Locklin
48.1969

Where the Blue of the Night Meets the Gold of the Day by Hank Locklin

        

MP3

from Softly    

CD

MP3

3

34
country
[RCA 47-9710]
written by Roy Turk, Fred E. Ahlert  & Bing Crosby

video

Joey Scarbury
49.1973

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Joey Scarbury

        

MP3

2

36
AC
[Big Tree 16008]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

The Williams Brothers
50.03/1973

I Don't Know Why (I Just Do) by The Williams Brothers

        

MP3

12

37
UK
as Andy Williams & David Williams
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Marty Robbins
51.06/1977

I Don't Know Why (I Just Do) by Marty Robbins

        

MP3

from Adios Amigo    

CD

MP3

12

108
US
10
country
[Columbia 10536]
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Roy Turk

video

Willie Nelson
52.1981

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Willie Nelson

        

MP3

from Somewhere Over the Rainbow    

CD

MP3

4

26
country
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

Barry Manilow
53.12/1982

I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter by Barry Manilow

        

MP3

from Here Comes the Night   Here Comes the Night 

CD

MP3

13

36
UK
written by Fred E. Ahlert  & Joe Young

video

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