Vocal , Soundtrack. Manufactured By — Capitol Records, Inc. Henderson, De Sylva, and Brown. Still, you may know a few of their songs as they've lingered through the years - 'The Birth of the Blues', for example, or 'Button Up Your Overcoat'; they also wrote the campus musical 'Good News'. Yep, and he even has a song or two. The stand-out though has to be MacRae's superb rendition of 'The Birth of the Blues', in which he proved yet again why he was in the top handful of singers in the movies.
Jolson loves it, puts it in his act, and it became the huge hit that those of us who are familiar with the American songbook recall. Posted by Jacqueline T. Newer Post Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments Atom. Bright Lights Rating: 5. Buddy G. DeSylva : writer. Register so you can check out ratings by your friends, family members, and like-minded members of the FA community.
Do you want to report a spoiler, error or omission? Remove from collection. Add to wishlist. Remove from wishlist. Rate This. Ray joins Buddy and Lew to form a successful s musical show writing team. Soon, they've got several hits on Broadway, but Buddy's ambition leads to friction among the group, as the other 2 feel increasingly left out.