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Joseph Meyer
Born March 12, 1894(1894-03-12)
Origin Modesto, California, U.S.
Died June 22, 1987 (aged 93)
New York City, U.S.
Occupations Songwriter

Joseph Meyer (March 12, 1894 – June 22, 1987) was an American songwriter who wrote some of the most notable songs of the first half of the twentieth century.

Meyer collaborated with many famous songwriters of the day including Buddy DeSylva, Al Lewis and Al Sherman. Three of his most famous songs were the 1922 hit, "California, Here I Come", "My Honey's Lovin' Arms" (1922) and "If You Knew Susie" (1925), a song he co-wrote with Buddy DeSylva. Meyer songs have been featured in over 120 motion picture soundtracks. [1][2]


  1. ^ Joseph Meyer (I)
  2. ^ Big Bands database plus

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