Sam Coslow  (1902-1982)
Last updated: 13.08.23
According to the Internet source given below, Sam Coslow was an American songwriter, singer, film producer, publisher, and market analyst born in New York City.
He contributed songs to Broadway revues, formed the music publishing company Spier & Coslow Inc. with Larry Spier also making a number of recordings as a performer.
Coslow became a film producer in the 1940s and won the Academy Award for Best Short Film for his production Heavenly Music (1943).
He died in New York City.
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pdf15.gif Wanita: Wanna Eat? Wanna Eat? (1923) S. Coslow (music)
A. Sherman (coauth.)
Howard Brothers (perf.)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 66 works by Sam Coslow (1902-1982). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Daddies 1919 Abel Green (co-author)
It Might Have Been You (w&m) 1920 Sylvia Clark (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Deedle Deedle Dum 1922 Irving Mills (co-author)
Al Sherman (co-author)
When You're Near 1922 Al Sherman (co-author)
Not Yet Suzette! 1923 J. Fred Coots (words)
Wanita: Wanna Eat? Wanna Eat? 1923 Al Sherman (co-author)
Howard Brothers (perf.)
I Ain't Got Nobody to Love (w&m) 1924 Abner Silver (co-author)  wvicon.gif
It Might Have Been Me (w&m) 1924 Harold Berg (co-author)
Charles Horvath (co-author)
Aileen Stanley (perf.)
Sweet Onion Time (w&m) 1924 Duncan Sisters (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Dancing in the Dark (w&m) 1925 Al Sherman (co-author)
Max Prival (co-author)
Animal Crackers! 1926 Harry Link (co-author)
Fred Rich (co-author)
Hello! Swanee-Hello! (w&m) 1926 Sandy Britt (co-author)
Sammy Kahn (perf.)
Medley & Dupree (perf.)
Eddie Simon (perf.)
I Never Knew What the Moonlight Could Do 1926 Larry Spier (co-author)  Pub.
Does She Love Me? Positively Absolutely 1927 Jean Herbert (words)  wvicon.gif
I Don't Believe You (w&m) 1927 Larry Spier (co-author)
Buddy Fisher (perf.)
I'll Think of You 1927 Larry Spier (co-author)
Levine 1927 Saul Bernie (words)
Joseph Tanzman (words)
Nay! Nay! Neighbor (w&m) 1927 Harry Chas. Tobias (co-author)
Rae Samuels (perf.)
One Summer Night (w&m) 1927 Larry Spier (co-author)
Joe Griffith (perf.)
Rube Wolf (perf.)
Was It a Dream? (w&m) 1928 Larry Spier (co-author)
Addy Britt (words)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Can You Read in My Eyes (w&m) 1929  wvicon.gif
Daddy, Won't You Please Come Home 1929 Richard Allen (perf.)
George Bancroft (perf.)
Flippity Flop, The (w&m) 1929 Leon Robin (co-author)
Richard A Whiting (co-author)
You Want Lovin' (w&m) 1929 Larry Spier (co-author)
Jack Osterman (co-author)
Jack Osterman (perf.)
In My Little Hope Chest (w&m) 1930 W. Franke Harling (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Let's Be Domestic (w&m) 1930 W. Frank Harling (co-author)  Pub.
Sing You Sinners (w&m) 1930 W. Franke Harling (co-author)  Pub.
Sweepin' the Clouds Away 1930
Just One More Chance (w&m) 1931 Arthur Johnston (co-author)  Pub.
You Didn't Know the Music 1931  Pub.
You Little So-And-So (w&m) 1932 Leo Robin (co-author)  Pub.
Day You Came Along, The 1933 Arthur Johnston (co-author)
Boogie Man, The (w&m) 1934  Pub.
Cocktails For Two 1934 Arthur Johnston (co-author)
Crooner's Lullaby 1934 Arthur Johnston (co-author)
Ebony Rhapsody 1934 Arthur Johnston (co-author)
Fare Thee Well (w&m) 1934  wvicon.gif
All's Well 1935 Richard A Whiting (words)
Be Careful, Young Lady (w&m) 1935  Pub.
Dancing the Viennese 1935
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Easy on the Eyes 1935
In the Middle of a Kiss (w&m) 1935 Arline Judge (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Keep Your Fingers Crossed 1935 Richard A Whiting (co-author)
King Can Do No Wrong, A (w&m) 1935  wvicon.gif
Little White Gardenia, A (w&m) 1935  Pub.
You Took My Breath Away (w&m) 1935 Richard A Whiting (co-author)  Pub.
You'll Have to Swing It (w&m) 1936 Martha Raye (perf.)  Pub.
After You (w&m) 1937 Al Siegel (co-author)
Bing Crosby (perf.)
Every Day's a Holiday (w&m) 1937 Barry Trivers (co-author)
Mae West (perf.)
Good Mornin' (w&m) 1937 Martha Raye (perf.)
Arr. by Mario Agnolucci
I Hear a Call to Arms 1937 Al Siegel (co-author)
I'd Love to Play a Love Scene 1937
If I Put My Heart in My Song 1937 Al Siegel (co-author)
It's On, It's Off 1937 Al Siegel (co-author)
Tea on the Terrace 1937
Thrill of a Lifetime (w&m) 1937 Carmen Lombardo (co-author)
True Confession (w&m) 1937 Frederick Hollander (co-author)  Pub.
Turn Off the Moon (w&m) 1937 Kenny Baker (perf.)  Pub.
At a Little Hot Dog Stand 1939 Larry Spier (co-author)
Kenny Baker (perf.)
I'm in Love With the Honorable Mr. So and So 1939
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Dreaming Out Loud (w&m) 1940 Frances Langford (perf.)  wvicon.gif
Beware, My Heart 1947
Je Vous Aime (w&m) 1947  wvicon.gif
Heavenly Music 1950
Don't Take That Black Bottom Away ? Addy Britt (words)
Harry Link (words)
Sweet Lotus Blossom ? Arthur Johnston (words)