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Fascinatin' Rhythm: Lew Brown, Co-Lyricist, 11/02/19


Episode #1944

11/2      Lew Brown, Co-Lyricist Lew Brown, who came to America as an immigrant from Russia, wrote a lot of hit songs, beginning in the 1920s. Most of the time, though, there were three writers involved: a composer, another lyricist, and Brown. Unlike some other co-lyricists, he didn’t sit around and then claim a share of the royalties. Lew Brown worked.