Down Among the Sheltering Palms

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For the 1953 musical, see Down Among the Sheltering Palms (film).

"Down Among the Sheltering Palms" is a popular song.

The music was written by Abe Olman, the lyrics by James Brockman and Leo Wood.[1] The song was published in 1914.

The song has become a pop standard, recorded by many artists, as for example the Boswell Sisters. Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra Vocal by The Three Kaydettes recorded it in New York City on December 2, 1947. It was released by RCA Victor Records as catalog number 20-3100B (in USA)[2] by EMI on the His Master's Voice label as catalog number MH 97.

The song was included in the soundtrack of the 1959 movie "Some Like It Hot".


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  2. ^ RCA Victor Records in the 30-3000 to 30-4999 series