Title: The Sheik Of Araby / Black Bottom
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This is an early Ray Miller recording on Columbia. Ray Miller would spend the balance of the 1920's recording for Brunswick Records wherein he waxed some significant performances. The Sheik (1921) -7247. Ray Miller's Black and White Melody Boys.
Ray Miller's Black And White Melody Boys, Odeon Syncopators. Ray Miller's Black And White Melody Boys, Odeon Syncopators - The Sheik Of Araby, Black Bottom (Shellac, 10"). 7411, o 84379, o 84378.
The Sheik of Araby" is a song that was written in 1921 by Harry B. Smith and Francis Wheeler, with music by Ted Snyder. It was composed in response to the popularity of the Rudolph Valentino feature film The Sheik. In 1926, to go with the film The Son of the Sheik, Ted Snyder worked parts of the melody into "That Night in Araby", a related song with words by Billy Rose. The Sheik of Araby" was a Tin Pan Alley hit, and was also adopted by early jazz bands, especially in New Orleans, making it a jazz standard. It was a well recognized part of popular culture. John Miller and the Heartbreakers. Jimmy Buffett in 1974, Pencil Thin Mustache. Ray Stevens in 1991; the song title "Sheik of Araby" is spoofed as "Sheik of R&B" about a sheik depressed with his material possessions and how he found happiness playing R&B all over the world.
First recording by Joseph Knecht's Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra (October 1921). Discover The Original. SecondHandSongs is building the most comprehensive source of cover song information.
Album A Lot of Dominos! The Sheik of Araby Lyrics. I'm the Sheik of Araby Your heart belongs to me At night when you're asleep Into your tent I'll creep.
Ray Miller (possibly born James Raymond Miller, 1896–1974) was an American bandleader who was popular during the 1920s. In 1924 his orchestra performed at the White House with Al Jolson, the first jazz band to do so. Relatively little is known of Miller's private life. He may have been born in Reading, Pennsylvania. In 1916, he worked as a singing waiter at the Casino Gardens in Chicago, home of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band (ODJB).
Ray Miller & His Black White Melody Boys. Collections: 1. We Call It Jazz!, Vol. 35. 2013 jazz. Ray Miller & His Black White Melody Boys: Best songs. Ray Miller & His Black White Melody Boys - The Sheik of Araby We Call It Jazz!, Vol. 35, 2013 03:06. Biography. In 1916, he worked as a singing waiter at the Casino Gardens in Chicago, home of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band (ODJB)
by Brown; Fazioli; Miller; Ray Miller's Black and White Melody Boys. Publication date 1920. A Spanish-style fox trot from 1920's dance band the Black and White Melody Boys, lead by Ray Millers. The Rose of Spain was written by Tom Brown, Billy Fazioli, and Ray Miller.
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|A||–Ray Miller's Black And White Melody Boys||The Sheik Of Araby
Composed By – Ted Snyder
|B||–Odeon Syncopators||Black Bottom
Composed By – Henderson*
- Printed By – Società Italiana Di Fonotipia
NotesSide A: Foxtrot
Side B: Nuova Danza
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 40677 A
- Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 40641 B
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side A): G 40677A
- Matrix / Runout (Runout side B): D 40641B