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September 2nd in Gennett History, 1927: Henry Lange and His Orchestra Recorded “Hot Lips”

September 2nd in Gennett History, 1927: Henry Lange and His Orchestra recorded “Hot Lips” in Richmond. It appeared on Champion 15364, Gennett 6263, Gennett Rayo 40102, and Superior 306. The Champion issue sold approx. 1,300 copies in 1927 and 1928. … Continue reading

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Giovanni Borraccelli Recorded “Merry Widow (Viuda Alegre), Rosillon’s Romance”

Sept. 10th in Gennett History, 1928: Giovanni Borraccelli recorded “Merry Widow (Viuda Alegre), Rosillon’s Romance” in Richmond. The recording of this tenor appeared on Gennett Rayo 40172.

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Sept. 2nd in Gennett History, 1927: Henry Lange and His Orchestra Recorded “Hot Lips”

Sept. 2nd in Gennett History, 1927: Henry Lange and His Orchestra recorded “Hot Lips” in Richmond. It appeared on Ch. 15364, Ge. 6263, Ge Rayo 40102, and Spr. 306. The Champion issue sold approx. 1,300 copies in 1927 and 1928. … Continue reading

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April 7th in Gennett History, 1927: John Sylvester And His Playmates Recorded “St. Louis Blues”

April 7th in Gennett History, 1927: Johnny Sylvester And His Playmates recorded “St. Louis Blues” in NYC. It appeared on Ge. 6099, GeSE 0-124, Ge Rayo 40110, Champion 15294 & 33010. In 1927 & ’28, Champion 15294 sold 2,468 copies.

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