Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee

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"Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee"
Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee (1912 cover).jpg
Sheet music cover
Song
Language English
Published 1912
Songwriter(s) Composer: Henry I. Marshall
Lyricist: Stanley Murphy

"Be My Little Baby Bumble Bee" is a popular song.

The music was written by Henry I. Marshall, the lyrics by Stanley Murphy. The song was published in 1912, and appeared in the 1912 play A Winsome Widow.[1]

The song has since become a standard, recorded by many artists. One of the most popular early recordings was by Ada Jones and Billy Murray[2] who recorded it as a duet on July 8, 1912 for Victor Records (catalog 17152 B).[3]

Notable recordings[edit]

In popular culture[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Boardman, Gerald Martin. American Musical Theatre: A Chronicle, pp. 322-23 (2011 ed.)
  2. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 239. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  3. ^ "The Online Discographical Project". 78discography.com. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
  4. ^ 1912 Recording, Library of Congress, Retrieved 31 March 2014
  5. ^ Whitburn, Joel (1986). Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954. Wisconsin, USA: Record Research Inc. p. 237. ISBN 0-89820-083-0.
  6. ^ "allmusic.com". allmusic.com. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
  7. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
  8. ^ "Discogs.com". Discogs.com. Retrieved January 6, 2018.
  9. ^ "Soundtracks: Mr. Bug Goes to Town".