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Eddy Howard


Mild intimate balladeer Eddy Howard was an enormous name within the 1940s and early ’50s. Reeling away several dozen strike singles within the post-war years, he seldom proceeded to go uptempo or derivated from good-natured paeans to heart-to-heart bliss. Howard still left Stanford Medical College in the first ’30s to become listed on Dick Jurgens’ music group being a vocalist, and documented eight strikes with Jurgens in 1939 and 1940. In this period, he also produced some small-band jazz edges under John Hammond’s auspices at Columbia; Teddy Wilson and Charlie Christian had been among the music artists who backed him at these periods. By 1941, Eddy acquired started his very own band, and strike the jackpot with lots a unitary in 1946, “To Each His Very own.” “(I REALLY LIKE You) For Sentimental Factors,” “My Adobe Hacienda,” “I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder,” “Area Filled with Roses,” “Sin (It’s Zero Sin),” and “Auf Weidersehn Sweetheart” had been a number of the biggest smashes he appreciated before the mid-’50s, once the introduction of rock and roll & move displaced him in the airwaves. He was a fixture over the modern casino circuit when he passed away of the cerebral hemorrhage in 1963.

Quick Facts

Full Name Eddy Howard
Date Of Birth September 12, 1914
Died May 23, 1963, Palm Desert, California, United States
Profession Singer
Education Stanford University
Music Songs I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder, My Adobe Hacienda, Sin, Rickety Rickshaw Man, Auf Wiederseh'n Sweetheart, To Each His Own, The Anniversary Waltz, To Think You've Chosen Me, For Sentimental Reasons, My Last Goodbye, Maybe It's Because, An Apple Blossom Wedding, So Long For Now, Ragtime Cowboy Joe, It's worth any price you pay, Careless, Melancholy Me, Stolen Love, Toot Toot Tootsie, Goodbye, Gomen Nasai, If You Were The Only Girl In The World, Old Fashioned Love, On a Slow Boat to China, Singing In The Rain, Till We Two Are One, I Don't Want to Take a Chance, She's Funny That Way, Now Is the Hour, American Beauty Rose, Rose Room, Dreamer's Holiday, Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
Albums Eddy Howard & His Orchestra, 1949-1952, At the Aragon Ballrom, Careless, Nostalgia, Eddy Howard At His Best, 1949-1953, Fine and Dandy, Harbor Lights, Top 50 Classics - The Very Best of Eddy Howard, It's No Sin - The Best Of Eddy Howard, Tender Love Songs, To Each His Own, The Greatest Hits Collection, Power Under Control, The Eddy Howard Collection 1939-55, 40 Golden Greats, My Best to You, Eddy Howard: To Each His Own, The Best of Eddy Howard: The Mercury Years, Merry Christmas with Various Artists: Suzy Snowflake, Sentimental Reasons, You've Got Me Crying Again, Original Studio Radio Transcriptions, Vintage World Nº 19 - EPs Collectors "Island Paradise", A Little Kiss At Twilight, It's No Sin - 50 Golden Greats, Back To Back Hits, The Best Of, Gold Legends - Two Classic Artists, Classics by Eddy Howard, Vintage Vocal Jazz / Swing No. 146 - EP: Skirts, Beyond Patina Jazz Masters: Eddy Howard, Love Is Here to Stay

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1 He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6724 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.



The Savages 2007 performer: "On a Slow Boat to China"
The Green Mile 1999 performer: "Old Fashioned Love", "Star Dust", "Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams And Dream Your Troubles Away"
Lolita 1997 performer: "I Wonder, I Wonder, I Wonder"
Slam Dance 1987 performer: "For Sentimental Reasons"
Pee-wee's Playhouse 1986 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Twinkle in God's Eye 1955 performer: "Twinkle in God's Eye" - as Eddie Howard
Moonlight Becomes You 1942 Short performer: "Moonlight Becomes You"



Startime 1960 TV Series Himself
The Big Record 1958 TV Series Himself
The Dave Garroway Show 1954 TV Series Himself
Songs for Sale 1952 TV Series Himself
Moonlight Becomes You 1942 Short Himself / Bandleader

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