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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

Brother, Can You Spare a Dime? ", also sung as Buddy, Can You Spare a Dime? ", is one of the best-known American songs of the Great Depression. Written in 1931 by lyricist E. Y. "Yip" Harburg and composer Jay Gorney, "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" was part of the 1932 musical New Americana; the melody is based on a Russian lullaby Gorney heard as a child. It became best known, however, through recordings by Bing Crosby and Rudy Vallee. Both versions were released right before Franklin Delano Roosevelts election to the presidency and both became number one hits on the charts. The Brunswic ...

                                     

ⓘ 1930s songs

  • The Alabama Song comes from the 1930 operetta Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny. The music is by Kurt Weill officially the lyrics are by Bertolt
  • between two songs in a Greek tragedy. The word was first used in English in 1773 to mean an outstanding incident, experience. By the 1930s the word was
  • French satirical poem or song in the 17th and 18th centuries. It was used a lot in French theatre where entertainments using such songs were called comedie
  • 2nd millennium, the 35th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1930s decade. April 15 Roerich Pact signed in Washington D.C. June 5 - Lucy
  • the melody line to fit the emotions. Holiday also wrote songs during the 1930s like Billie s Blues Tell Me More And Then Some Everything Happens
  • Horst Wessel Song also known as Die Fahne hoch The flag on high from its opening line was the anthem of the Nazi Party from 1930 to 1945. From
  • the early 1910 s Dixieland jazz was also popular. In the 1930s there was swing jazz, which was also called big band jazz. In the 1940 s bebop became
  • ISBN 0415943051. Furia, Philip Lasser, Michael L. 2006 America s Songs The Stories Behind the Songs of Broadway, Hollywood, and Tin Pan Alley. CRC Press. p
  • the state song of the U. S state of Kansas. In 2010, members of the Western Writers of America chose it as one of the Top 100 western songs of all time
  • 2nd millennium, the 39th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1930s decade. World War II started in this year. May 15 Nazi Germany opens Ravensbruuck