Ben Black  (1889-1950)
Last updated: 11.10.21
According to the Internet source given below, Ben Black was an English composer and lyricist of popular music and an impresario, born in Dudley, England. He was music director of Paramount Pictures' cinemas in America, before moving on to theatrical production in his own right. He became a member of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers in 1926. As a composer/songwriter, he co-authored several pieces with Charles Neil Daniels, Gus Kahn and many others.

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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 12 works by Ben Black (1889-1950). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Hunters, The 1914  wvicon.gif
Bring Back a Belgian Baby to Me (w&m) 1918  wvicon.gif
Good-Bye Daddy Dear (w&m) 1918  wvicon.gif
My Pavo Real Girl (w&m) 1918 Miss Jacobs (perf. by)  wvicon.gif
Betty (w&m) 1919  wvicon.gif pdf15.gif
Oh Angelo! (w&m) 1919 George Hulten (co-author)  wvicon.gif
My Wonder Girl (w&m) 1920 Marty Bloom, Art Hickman (co-author)  wvicon.gif
On the Way to Monterey (w&m) 1924 danielscn Neil Moret 1 (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Beside a Silv'ry Stream (w&m) 1925 C.N. Daniels (co-author)
Louis Nova (co-author)
I'll Never Miss You Again (w&m) 1925 Mort Harris (co-author)
Jack Partington (co-author)
Moonlight and Roses/ Bring Mem'ries of You (w&m) 1925 danielscn Neil Moret 1 (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Juanita 1928 Paul Corbell (words)
Walter Smith (words)