Look up artist Tucker, Sophie


Name: Tucker, Sophie
Born: January 13, 1884 (Russia)
Died: February 9, 1966
Comment: Born "Sophie Kalish"
Note: Born "Sophie Kalish"/ Father adopted name of "Abuza" after deserting Russian military.

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Tracks with this artist


Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: M-047(e) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection C)
Track ID: 35675
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Artist: Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
Conductor Shapiro, Ted
First line: Ikh shtey do un trakht kumt mir for mayn alte mame nisht keyn upgefarbte yenki
First line (Yiddish):איך שטיי דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע, נישט קײַן אופּגעפֿאַרבטע...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Concert/Theater/Recicitve
Length: 2:59

Title: Hula Lou (Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 6901
Composer Yellen, Jack
Author Charles, M. / W. King
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: You can talk all you want about women, that a sailor known..

Title: Some Of These Days (Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 14590
Author/Composer Brooks, S.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Some of these days, you'll miss me honey, some of these...

Title: After You've Gone
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 946
Author Creamer, H.
Composer Layton, T.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Now, won't you listen honey, while I say, how could you...
Language: English

Title: Aggravatin' Papa
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 957
Author Britt, A. / R. Turk
Composer Robinson, J. Russel
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: I know a triflin' man, they call him triflin' Sam,
Track comment: Subtitle "Aggravatin' Papa, Don't You Try To Two Time Me"
Language: English

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 730
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Vi ikh shtey do un trakht, kumt mir for mayn alte mame,
First line (Yiddish):װי איך שטײ דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Track comment: Definitive Version in English & Yiddish
Language: Yiddish

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 748
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Track comment: Definitive Version
Language: English

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: S-047(a) (Shalom Music of the Jewish People)
Track ID: 753
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:װי איך שטײ דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Track comment: "Definitive version in English and Yiddish
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: R-024(a) (Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen A Montage/Documentary)
Track ID: 758
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
First line: Ikh vil bay aykh a kashe fregn, zogt mir ver es ken,
First line:איך װיל בײַ אײַך אַ קשיא פֿרעגן, זאַקט מיר װער עס קען,
Track comment: From album T-016(a)
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Fifty Million Frenchmen...(Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 5192
Author Rose, Billy
Composer Fisher, F. / W. Raskin
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: They say the Frence are naughty, they say the Frence are bad

Title: I'm Not Taking Orders From No One
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 7028
Author/Composer Rose, F.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Tell that fellow with the big physique to stop flirting...

Title: I Ain't Got Nobody (Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 6952
Composer Williams, S.
Author Graham, R.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Now there's a sayin' goin' round, and I begin to think..

Title: One Sweet Letter From You (Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 11494
Author Clare, S. / L. Brown
Composer Warren, H.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: I'm so blue, lonesome too, and I wonder where you are...

Title: Red Hot Mama (Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 12698
Author Wells, G. / B. Cooper
Composer Rose, F.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: I'm just a girl, a wonderful girl, I'm the sweetest one in..

Title: There'll Be Some Changes Made
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 15276
Author Higgins, B.
Composer Overstreet, W. B.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: They say, don't change the old love for the new,

Title: What'll You Do (Eng)
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 16954
Author Cohn, C. / E. Erdman
Composer Jones, I.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: You been braggin' that you're goin' to leave me,

Title: You've Got To See Mama Every Night
On album: T-016(a) (The Last Of The Red Hot Mamas Sophie Tucker's Greatest Hits)
Track ID: 17871
Author Rose, Billy
Composer Conrad, Con
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Daddy dear, listen here, you're mamas feeling blue,

Title: My Dream (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21025
Author Yellen, Jack
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
Track comment: Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: In The Good Old Summertime (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21026
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: In the good old sumertime (2x), strolling though the...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: The Grizzley Bear (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21027
Author/Composer Berlin, Irving
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Out in San Francisco where the weather's fair, they got a...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: Waiting For The Robert E Lee (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21028
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Yes, watch them shuffle along, see them shuffle along,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: What Do Want To Make Those Eyes...
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21029
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: What do you want to make those eyes at me for,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story

Title: Darktown Strutters Ball
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21030
Author/Composer Brooks, S.
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: I'll be down to get you in a taxi honey, you better be...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21031
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: My yidishe mame, I need her more then ever now,
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: If He's Good Enough To Fight (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21032
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Dougherty, Dan
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Listen to me girls, if he's good enough to fight for his...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: Some Of These Days (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21033
Author Yellen, Jack
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Narrator Adams, Mason
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Some of these days you'll miss me honey, some of these...
Track comment: From "My Dream" Sophie Tucker's narrative of her life story
Language: English

Title: Make Him Say Please (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21034
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Dougherty, Dan
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: I khow that some of my critics say my songs at times are...
Language: English

Title: I'm Living Alone And Like It (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21035
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Dougherty, Dan
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: According to the columnists, a rumor somehow still persists,
Language: English

Title: Horse Playing Papa (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21036
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Fain, Sammy
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Mister Max Fink, of Fink Brothers, Inc. goes to the race...
Language: English

Title: Never Let The Same Dog Bite (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21037
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Fain, Sammy
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Brothers and sisters, halleluyah, here's Sister Tucker...
Language: English

Title: Mister Siegal (Eng)
On album: T-016(b) (Sophie Tucker Her Latest And Greatest Spicy Saucy Songs)
Track ID: 21038
Author Yellen, Jack
Composer Yellen, Jack and Dan Dougherty
Artist Tucker, Sophie
Artist Geller, Harry, orch cond
Piano Shapiro, Ted
First line: Operator please, operator please, hello, is this 1 3 1 5 0,
Language: English

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: Y-021(a)2 (Yiddish New York - Paris - Varsovie 1910-1940 - CD 2)
Track ID: 23769
Artist Tucker, Sophie
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
First line:װי איך שטײ דאָ און טראַכט, קומט מיר פֿאָר מײַן אַלטע מאַמע,
Track comment: Definitive version in English and Yidish
Language: English/Yiddish

Title: Rose Of The Volga
Author: Kahn, Percy
Composer: Shapiro, Ted
Composer: Richman
Genre: Love/Theatre/Vaudeville
Subject: Love/Separation/Yearning/Place/Volga
On album: F-045(a)2 (From Avenue A To The Great White Way/ Yiddish & American Popular Songs/ Disk 2)
Track ID: 28538
Voocal Tucker, Sophie
First line: In the far off land he left behind hhim, she is waiting where the Volga flolws
Track comment: Originally recorded Sep 1, 1927/Studio Orchestra
Language: English
Style: Pop

Title: From Shtetl to Swing / Alden Films (Video)
Genre: Documentary/Show Business
Subject: Immigration/Integration/Music/Acculturation/Music/Persona
On album: V0147 (From Shtetl to Swing / Alden Films (Video))
Track ID: 35728
Performer Brice, Fanny
Performer Calloway, Cab
Performer Cantor, Eddie
Performer Garland, Judy
Performer Jolson, Al
Performer Marx Brothers
Performer Picon, Molly -- פּיקאָן, מאָלי
Performer Schwartz, Maurice
Performer Tucker, Sophie
Performer Berlin, Irving
Narrator Fierstein, Harvey
Language: English
Style: Narrative/Performances/Spoken Word

Title: A Yidishe Mame -- אַ ייִדישע מאַמע
Also known as: Yiddishe Mame
Also known as: My Yidishe Mame
Author: Yellen, Jack
Author: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Pollack, Lou -- פּאָלעק, לאָו
Composer: Yellen, Jack
Genre: Memory/Family
Subject: Mother/Constancy/Devotion/Immigration
Origin: GYF 80/Alb F-024(e)/Alb K-007(b)/ Vinkov 5 301
Transliteration: Alb F-042(a)/Alb L-048(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb K-007(b)/GYF 83/Al K-022(b)
Translation: GYF 83/Alb I-013(a)/Alb H-006(a)/Alb R-009(b)/Alb K-059(d)/Vinkov 4 301
Music: GYF 81/Gold Zem 310/Vinkov 5 301
On album: M-047(e) (Cantors Klezmorim and Crooners: 1905-1953 / Classic Yiddish 78s from the Mayrent Collection C)
Track ID: 35674
Vocal Tucker, Sophie
Artist: Ted Shapiro's Orchestra
Conductor Shapiro, Ted
First line: Of things I should be thankful for, I've had a goodly share,
Language: English
Style: Concert/Theater
Length: 2:52

Contact: yidsong@pobox.upenn.edu