Sunday, September 20, 2009

Hawaiian sheet music: Ukulele Lady by Gus Kahn

Ukulele Lady with ukulele arrangment by. Words by Gus Kahn, music by Richard A. Whiting. Irving Berlin, Inc. Music Publishers 1607 Broadway New York.

Ukulele Lady is an old evergreen song by Gus Kahn and Richard A. Whiting. Published in 1925, the song was first made famous by Vaughn De Leath

It has been recorded by Peter Sellers, Arlo Guthrie on his album Hobo's Lullaby, and was performed by Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy in the second season of The Muppet Show

Bette Midler first performed the song live in the 1997 TV special "Diva Las Vegas" as a tribute to her native Hawaii. Midler later recorded the song for her album Bathhouse Betty - wikipedia

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