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Who Wrote That Song?

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From mid-nineteenth century ballads to today's Top Forty hits, this book lists title, composer, lyricist and publication year for 12,000+ songs. Plus it's filled with hundreds of trivia questions and a guide to the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

Book News Annotation:

A revised and updated comprehensive guide to American popular music from mid-19th century ballads of Stephen Foster to the current Top 40. Each of the approximately 12,500 listings provides the name of the song, the composer, the lyricist, the band or performer who popularized it, and the date the song was published. Songs associated with Broadway or Hollywood musicals are so identified. Includes 16 pages of b&w photographs.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Writer's Digest Books
Cincinnati, Ohio :
Popular music
Popular music -- United States -- Bibliography.
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2nd ed.
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428 p.

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Who Wrote That Song?
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