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composer: Walter Donaldson
lyricist: Gus Kahn
publisher: Beth Dryer Music
Donaldson Publishing Company
EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Gilbert Keyes Music Company
Keith Prowse Music Publishing Co. Ltd.
Tobago Music Co.
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/9574 [info]
Songfacts: http://www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=14860 [info]
Wikidata: Q1332107 [info]
later parody versions: Hör auf zu regnen
later translated versions: Makin' Whoopee

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1947-08-07 Makin’ Whoopee The Nat King Cole Trio 2:32
1947-08-07 Making Whoopee cover The Nat King Cole Trio 2:33
1949-09-29 Makin' Whoopee instrumental Art Tatum 2:44
1953-02-24 Makin’ Whoopee instrumental Gerry Mulligan Quartet 3:29
1953-12-28 Makin' Whoopee instrumental Art Tatum 2:46
1954-06-03 Makin' Whoopee instrumental and live Gerry Mulligan Quartet 3:43
1955-07-03 Makin' Whoopee (incomplete) instrumental Art Tatum 1:42
1956-01-16 Makin’ Whoopee (recorded 1956-01-16) Frank Sinatra 3:09
1956-02-06 Makin’ Whoopee instrumental The Art Tatum/Buddy DeFranco Quartet 3:37
1956-08-06 Makin' Whoopee cover Barney Kessel 3:22
1958-11-10 Makin’ Whoopee Bob Thompson, His Orchestra and Chorus 2:39
1959 Makin' Whoopee instrumental Art Pepper 2:52
1959 Makin’ Whoopee cover Marlene Dietrich 3:45
1973-02-22 – 1973-02-23 Makin' Whoopee cover and instrumental Oscar Peterson & Stéphane Grappelli 4:37
1990-08-15 – 1990-08-17 Makin' Whoopee cover Clémentine 4:09
2003-02-18 – 2003-02-22 Makin’ Whoopee Stacey Kent 3:12
2003 Makin' Whoopee cover Cyndi Lauper feat. Tony Bennett 4:15
2011-02-19 Makin' Whoopee (live, 2011-02-19: Bar Bodega, Wellington, New Zealand) cover and live Amanda Palmer 7:26
2011-02-26 Makin' Whoopee (live, 2011-02-26: Forum Theatre, Melbourne, Australia) cover and live Amanda Palmer 4:13
2012-10-27 Makin' Whoopee Joe Locke 6:22
Makin Whoopee Eddie Cantor 3:09
Makin' Whoopee cover Clora Bryant 3:34
Makin' Whoopee instrumental Andrea Pozza Meets Gianni Basso 6:47
Makin' Whoopee instrumental Guy Maeda 4:31
Makin' Whoopee (live, 1979-07-06: Tivoli Concert Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark) cover and live Oscar Peterson & Stéphane Grappelli 5:36
Makin' Whoopee The Barry Sisters 2:36
Makin' Whoopee Sylvia Vrethammar, Georgie Fame 3:25
Makin' Whoopee The Four Lads 2:37
Makin' Whoopee Barbara Cook 4:02
Makin' Whoopee Shelean Newman 2:24
Makin' Whoopee Lucy Ann Polk 2:54
Makin' Whoopee Ella Fitzgerald 3:06
Makin' Whoopee Etta Jones 2:50
Makin' Whoopee Itzhak Perlman & Oscar Peterson 4:49
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:31
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:32
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole ?:??
Makin' Whoopee Oscar Peterson & Clark Terry 5:57
Makin' Whoopee Louis Armstrong 3:58
Makin' Whoopee Karyn Malone ?:??
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:31
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:30
Makin' Whoopee David Lindup 2:39
Makin' Whoopee cover Cyndi Lauper 4:18
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:30
Makin' Whoopee instrumental Roy Eldridge 4:43
Makin' Whoopee (live, Sydney Opera House Recording Studios, Sydney, NSW, Australia) cover and live Amanda Palmer 4:55
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:33
Makin' Whoopee cover John Larkin 2:30
Makin' Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:30
Makin' Whoopee Joanie Sommers 3:03
Makin' Whoopee cover Bobby Troup 4:19
Makin' Whoopee Louis Armstrong 3:58
Makin' Whoopee Nancy Wilson 2:20
Makin' Whoopee Lucy Ann Polk 2:52
Makin' Whoopee cover The King Cole Trio 2:35
Makin' Whoopee cover The Nat King Cole Trio 2:32
Makin' Whoopee! cover and live Neil Gaiman & Amanda Palmer 3:42
Makin' Whoopee! Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra ?:??
Makin' Whoopee! London Sinfonietta, Simon Rattle, Harvey and the Wallbangers 3:41
Makin' Whoopee! Eddie Cantor & George Olsen and His Music ?:??
Makin' Whoopie cover James Morrison 6:07
Makin' Whoopie instrumental The Ben Webster Quintet 4:32
Makin' Whoopie instrumental Don Lusher ?:??
Makin' Whoppey George Gershwin & Walter Donaldson 3:41
Makin’ Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:30
Makin’ Whoopee Julie London 2:47
Makin’ Whoopee cover The Nat King Cole Trio 2:32
Makin’ Whoopee cover Beverly Kenney 2:04
Makin’ Whoopee Celia Graham 3:08
Makin’ Whoopee The Three Sounds 4:22
Makin’ Whoopee Rosemary Clooney 3:16
Makin’ Whoopee Rod Stewart duet with Elton John 3:45
Makin’ Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:31
Makin’ Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:32
Makin’ Whoopee Nicki Parrott 3:52
Makin’ Whoopee Ella & Louis 3:05
Makin’ Whoopee Marlene Dietrich 4:06
Makin’ Whoopee Dr. John featuring Rickie Lee Jones 4:09
Makin’ Whoopee Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:59
Makin’ Whoopee Dinah Washington 2:28
Makin’ Whoopee Gerry Mulligan Quartet & Chet Baker 3:30
Makin’ Whoopee cover Siân Phillips 3:56
Makin’ Whoopee Les Paul & Mary Ford 2:11
Makin’ Whoopee Van Morrison 4:52
Makin’ Whoopee Frank Sinatra 3:05
Makin’ Whoopee! Doris Day & Danny Thomas 2:29
Makin’ Whoopie cover Shirley Horn 3:55
Making Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:31
Making Whoopee cover Barbara Carroll Trio ?:??
Making Whoopee Nat King Cole 2:32
Making Whoopee cover Bob Kerr & His Whoopee Band 3:39
Making' Whoopee cover The King Cole Trio 2:31