The Songwriters

The Songwriters – We Wrote The Songs
I used Darrell’s template from Bette On The Boards to help bring Bette’s catalogue up to date. Of course there will be more additions coming. My contributions are in italics.

A

Accentuate The Positive:
(Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen)
Bing Crosby Special

Acid Queen, The
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

A Day In The Life:
(John Lennon, Paul McCartney)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes:
(Mack David)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Broken Blossom

Ain’t No Love In The Heart Of The City:
(Michael Price, Dan Walsh)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough:
(Valerie Simpson, Nickolas Ashford)
The Cher Special

Alabama Song:
(Bertolt Brecht, Kurt Weill)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last, 1978 World Tour

All I Need To Know:
(Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, Tom Snow)
No Frills, De Tour

All Of A Sudden
(Nathalie Archangel/Scott Wilk)
Some People’s Lives

Alone (Why Must I Be Alone)
(Morty Craft)
Clams

Alright, Okay, You Win
(Mayme Watts/Sidney Wyche)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

American Beauty:
(Ronee Blakley)
The Depression Tour

Am I Blue:
(Grant Clark, Jarry Akst)
The David Frost Show, The Tonight Show, Continental Baths, Club Tour,
The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M album

Any Day Now:
(Burt Bacharach)
Bette Midler Cut Song

Around The World:
(Victor Young, Harold Adamson)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last


As Dreams Go By
(Andy Hill/Peter Sinfield)
Bette Of Roses

Auld Lang Syne
(Robert Burns, William Shield)
Various concerts

B

Baby Mine
(Frank Churchill/Ned Washington)
Beaches

Baby, It’s Cold Outside
(Frank Loesser)
For The Boys

Back In The Bars Again:
(Kay Susan Taylor)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Bad Sex:
(Seth Allen)
The Divine Miss M Tour, Intimate Evening Tour, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Balls of the Third Reich
(Charles Fox)
see “Hitler, Goering, Himmler and Gobels”

Bang You’re Dead:
(Valerie Simpson, Nickolas Ashford)
Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour

Beast Of Burden:
(Mick Jagger, Keith Richards)
No Frills, De Tour, Tonight Show

Been On A Train
(Laura Nyro)
Club Tour

BED OF ROSES
(Bonnie Hayes)
Bette Of Roses

Big Noise From Winnetka:

(Gil Rodin, Bob Crosby, Bob Haggart, Ray Bauduc)
Thighs And Whispers, Bette: Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Big Socks
(Chuckii Booker)
Bathhouse Betty

Big Spender
(Cy Coleman/Dorothy Fields)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

Bill Bailey:
(Hughie Cannon, Lawrence Alan Shragge)
The Continental Baths

Billy-A-Dick
(Hoagy Carmichael/Paul Francis Webster)
For The Boys

Billy The Bum:
(John Prine)
Bette Midler Cut Song

Birds:
(Neil Young)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last

Bitch Is Back, The:
(Elton John, Bernard Taupin)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Bless You Child
(Cremers, Marie Claire/Rick Nowels/Billy Steinberg)
Bette!

Blueberry Pie:
(Bette Midler, Carole Bayer Sager, Bruce Roberts)
In Harmony

Blue Rondo A La Turk:
(Dave Brubeck, Mark Klingman, Jerry Blatt)
Songs For The New Depression Cut Song, The Depression Tour

Blue Tango:
(Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy:
(Don Raye, Hughie Prince)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M album,
Tonight Show, Burt Bacharach Special, UJA Special, Clams On The Half Shell Revue
The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening, 1978 World Tour, Bette: Divine Madness
Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

Bottomless
(Bonnie Hayes)
Bette Of Roses

Boxing
Ben Folds
Bathhouse Betty

Breaking Up Somebody’s Home:
(Al Jackson, Timothy Matthews)
Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album

Broken Bicycles:
(Tom Waits)
De Tour

Buckets Of Rain:
(Bob Dylan)
Songs For The New Depression

Bugler:
(Larry Murray)
Bette Midler Cut Song

Buried In The Ruins Of Love:
(Barry Manilow)
1971 Demo Recording

C

Cadillac Walk:
(John David Martin)
De Tour

Carioca, The
(Vincent Youmans, Edward Eliscu, Gus Kahn)
Clams on the Half Shell Revue – cut number

CC Rider:
(Traditional)
David Frost Show, The Continental Baths

Chain Gang:
(Sam Cooke)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

Chains
(Carole King, Gerald Goffin)
1978 World Tour (Stockholm)

Chapel Of Love:
(Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Phil Spector)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, Divine Miss M Tour, Divine Miss M album
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Intimate Evening Tour
1978 World Tour, Bette: Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Chattanooga Choo Choo:
(Mack Gordon, Harry Warren)
The Continental Baths, The Tonight Show, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour

Christmas
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

Color Of Roses
(Beth Nielsen Chapman/Matt Rollings)
Bette!

Come Back Jimmy Dean:
(Bette Midler, Jerry Blatt, Brock Walsh)
No Frills, The Tonight Show

Come Go With Me:
(Clarence E. Quick)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

Come On-A My House
(Ross Bagdasarian/William Saroyan)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

Come Rain Or Come Shine
(Harold Arlen/Johnny Mercer)
For The Boys

Come Up And See Me Sometime:
(Louis Alter, Arthur Swanstrom)
The David Frost Show, The Continental Baths

Continental, The:
(Con Conrad, Herb Magidson’s)
The Continental Baths

Cool Yule
(Steve Allen/Eric Kornfeld)
Cool Yule

Could It Be I Stayed Away Too Long:
(unknown)
The Continental Baths

Cowgirls Dream:
(Cliff Crawford, John Durrell, Snuff Garrett)
Jinxed

Cradle Days:
(Aaron Neville, Tony Berg)
Thighs And Whispers, Bette! Divine Madness

Cuanto La Gusta:
(Ray Gilbert, Gabriel Ruiz)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour

D

Da Doo Run Run:
(Phil Spector, Ellie Greenwich, Jeff Barry)
The Continental Baths, The Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album, The Depression Tour
Rolling Stone 10th Anniversary Special, 1978 World Tour

Dame Song, The:
(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstien)
1978 Word Tour, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Daytime Hustler:
(Jeff Kent)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M album

Day You Fell In Love With Me, The:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Delta Dawn:
(Alex Harvey, Larry Collins)
The Continental Baths, Cross Country Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour
The Divine Miss M album, Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour
Live At Last, 1978 World Tour

Do It Now:
(Unknown)
Miss M Goes Motown – Unreleased

Don’t Explain:
(Billie Holiday / Arthur Herzog Jr.)
The Continental Baths

Don’t Look Down:
(Will Jennings, Joe Sample)
De Tour

Don’t Say Nothing Bad About My Baby:
(Gerry Goffin, Carole King)
The Continental Baths, The Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album, The Depression Tour
Rolling Stone 10th Anniversary Special, 1978 World Tour

Down On Me:
(Janis Joplin)
The Continental Baths

Do You Love Me:
(Berry Gordy)
The Divine Miss M Tour, Intimate Evening Tour

Do You Think It’s Alright
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

Do You Want To Dance:
(Bobby Freeman)
The Continental Baths, The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M album
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour
1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Dreamland
(Alan Bergman/Marilyn Bergman/Don Grusin)
For The Boys

Drinking Again:
(Doris Tauber, Johnny Mercer)
The Divine Miss M Tour, Tonight Show, Bette Midler album, Clams On The Half Shell Revue
The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour, 1978 World Tour

Dustin’s Tune
(Dustin Hoffman, Bette Midler)
Ol’ Red Hair Is Back

E

Easy:
(Melissa Manchester, Carol Bayer Sager)
Unreleased Song

Eat Me:
(Jerry Blatt)
Divine Madness – Pasadena

Easier Said Than Done:
(William Delano Linton, Larry Freddie Huff)
The Continental Baths

Ebb Tide:
(Robert Maxwell, Carl Sigman)
Divine Madness – Pasadena

Empty Bed Blues:
(J. C. Johnson)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M Cut Song
Bette Midler Cut Song, Broken Blossom, Intimate Evening, Divine Madness – Pasadena

E Street Shuffle:
(Bruce Springsteen)
Divine Madness – Pasadena

Every Road Leads Back To You
(Diane Warren)
For The Boys

Everyone’s Gone To The Moon:
(Kenneth King)
De Tour

Everything’s Coming Up Roses
(Stephen Sondheim/Jule Styne)
Gypsy

F

Fat Stuff:
(Ed Holstein)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler Cut Song

Favorite Waste Of Time:
(Marshall Crenshaw)
No Frills, De Tour

Fever
(Eddie Cooley/John Davenport)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

Fiesta In Rio:
(Bette Midler, Jerry Blatt, Moogy Klingman)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour
1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness,

Fire Down Below:
(Bob Seger)
The Rose, Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

Firing Line:
(Moon Martin / Pat Robinson)
De Tour

Flushing:
(Unknown)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Flying Home
(Lionel Hampton, Benny Goodman, Eddie DeLange)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Folks Who Live On The Hill, The
(Oscar Hammerstein II/Jerome Kern)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

For All We Know
(J. Fred Coots/Sam M. Lewis)
For The Boys

For Free:
(Joni Mitchell)
The Continental Baths, Club Tour, The Divine Miss M Cut Song

Friends:
(Mark ‘Moogy’ Klingman, Buzzy Linhart)
The Continental Baths, Club Tours, The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M album,
Gay Pride Day, UJA Telethon, Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour,
Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness,
Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

From A Distance
(Julie Gold)
Some People’s Lives, Experience The Divine, Jackpot

Fun-Fun-Fun:
(Brian Wilson, Mike Love)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

G

Get Out (Why Don’t You Do Right):
(Joe McCoy)
Bette Midler Cut Song

Gift Of Love
(Susanna Hoffs/Tom Kelly/Billy Steinberg)
Some People’s Lives

Girlquake:
(Jessica Harper)
De Tour

Glory Of Love, The
(Billy Hill)
Beaches

Glowworm:
(Johnny Mercer, Paul Lincke)
Bing Crosby Special

Go To The Mirror Boy
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

God Bless The Child:
(Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr.)
The Improvisation

God Give Me Strength
(Burt Bacharach/Elvis Costello)
Bette!

GOD HELP THE OUTCASTS 
()
Hunchback Of Notre Dame Soundtrack

Gone At Last:
(Paul Simon)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, Unreleased Track

Good For Nothin’ Joe:
(Ted Koehler, Rube Bloom)
The Continental Baths

Goodnight Irene:
(Gussie Davis)
Earl Of Oldtown – performed with Steve Goodman

Great Balls Of Fire:
(Otis Blackwell, Jack Hammer)
The Continental Baths, The Mike Douglas Show

H

Hand Jive:
(Tony Williams)
Bette Midler Cut Song

Hang On In There Baby:
(Johnny Bristol)
Thighs And Whispers

Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe
(Harold Arlen/E.Y. “Yip” Harburg)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
(Ralph Blane/Hugh Martin)
Cool Yule

Hawaiian War Chant:
(Ralph Freed, Leleiohaku, Johnny Nobel)
The Depression Tour, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness
Divine Madness – Pasadena

He Needs Me
(Arthur Hamilton)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

He Was Too Good To Me/Since You Stayed Here
(Lorenz Hart/Richard Rodgers)/(Peter Larson/Josh Rubins)
Some People’s Lives

He’s A Tramp
(Sonny Burke/Peggy Lee)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

He’s So Fine:
(Ronald Mack)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

He’s The Greatest Guy
(Unknown)
Clams

Heart Over Head:
(Andy Goldmark, Robin Batteau, Brock Walsh)
No Frills, De Tour

Heaven
(Julie Gold)
Bathhouse Betty (Japanese)

Heaven Can Wait
(Jim Steinman)
Unreleased Demo (197?)

Hello In There:
(John Prine)
The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M album, UJA Telethon
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening

Hello Stranger:
(Barbara Lewis)
Songs For The New Depression Cut Song

Here Comes The Flood:
(Richard Adler, Jerry Ross)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Hernando’s Hideaway:
(Richard Adler/Jerry Ross)
De Tour

Hey Ba Ba Re Bop
(Lionel Hampton / Curley Hamner)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Hey Bobby:
(Bette Midler, Moogy Klingman)
Songs For The New Depression Cut Song

Hey There
(Richard Adler/Jerry Ross)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

Higher & Higher:
(Gary Lee Jackson, Carl W. Smith, Raynard Miner)
The Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album, Clams On The Half Shell Revue
Ol’ Red Hair Is Back

Hitler, Goering, Himmler, and Gobels
(Charles Fox)
Intimate Evening Tour, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Holiday Camp
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

Honky Tonk Woman:
(Mick Jagger, Keith Richards)
The Continental Baths

Hot Voodoo:
(Ralph Rainger, Sam Coslow)
The Continental Baths

How High The Moon:
(Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Hurricane:
(Bette Midler, Randy Kerber)
Thighs And Whispers, Bette! Divine Madness

Hurry On Down:
(Nellie Lutcher)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour, 1978 World Tour

I

I Believe In You
(Roger Cook/Sam Hogin)
Bette of Roses

I Could Have Loved You:
(Bette Midler, Carole Bayer Sager, Bruce Roberts)
Unrecorded Song

I Don’t Believe You:
(Bob Dylan)
Buckets Of Rain Recording Session

I Don’t Need Anybody’s Help:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

I Don’t Want The Night To End:
(Phoebe Snow)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, Songs For The New Depression

I Don’t Want To Hear It Anymore:
(Randy Newman)
Bette Midler Cut Song

I Get Along Without You Very Well:
(Jane Brown Thompson, Hoagy Carmichael)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

I Had This Man:
(William Smith / Kathleen Wakefield)
De Tour

I Had To Resort To Beauty:
(Bette Midler)
Songs For The New Depression Cut Song

I Hear Music In My Heart:
(Unknown)
Miss M Goes Motown – Unreleased

I HEARD THE BELLS ON CHRISTMAS DAY
()
Cool Yule

I Know This Town
(Cheryl Wheeler)
Bette of Roses

I Know You By Heart
(George Merrill/Dean Pitchford/Shannon Rubicam)
Beaches

I Love Being Here With You
(Peggy Lee/Bill Schluger)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

I Never Talk To Strangers:
(Tom Waits)
Broken Blossom

I Need A Man:
(Tom Anthony, Gene Pistilli)
Bette Midler Cut Song

I Remember You
(Johnny Mercer/Victor Schertzinger)
For The Boys

I Shall Be Released:
(Bob Dylan)
The Continental Baths, The Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M Cut Song,
Bette Midler album, Intimate Evening Tour, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness
Divine Madness – Pasadena

I Sold My Heart To The Junkman:
(Otis Rene)
The Depression Tour

I Think It’s Going To Rain Today
(Randy Newman)
Beaches

I Wanna Be Where You Are
(Leon Ware and Arthur “T-Boy” Ross)
The Continental Baths, Schafer Muisc Festival

I Will Follow Him:
(Norman Gimbel, Arthur Altman, Jacques Plante)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

I Will Survive:
(Dino Fekaris, Freddie Perren)
De Tour

I Wish I Could Shimmy Like Me Sister Kate:
(Armand J. Piron)
Cher Special

If Love Were All:
(Noel Coward)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

I’ll Be Home For Christmas
(Kim Gannon/Walter Kent/Buck Ram)
Cool Yule

I’ll Sing Alone:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

I’m A Woman
(Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

I’m Beautiful
(Brinsley Evans)
Bathhouse Betty

I’m Free
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

I’m Gonna Get Married:
(Lloyd Price, Harold Logan)
The Depression Tour

I’m Hip
Bob Dorough/Dave Frishberg
Bathhouse Betty

I’m Wishing:
(Larry Morey, Frank Churchill)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Live At Last

I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
(Irving Berlin)
Cool Yule

I’ve Still Got My Health
(Cole Porter)

Beaches

In The Mood:
(Joe Garland, Andy Razaf)
Bette Midler album, The Tonight Show, Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour
Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness
Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

In My Life
(Lennon/McCartney)
For The Boys, Experience The Divine

In The Cool, Cool, Cool Of The Evening
(Hoagy Carmichael/Johnny Mercer)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

In These Shoes
(Pete Glenister/Kirsty MacColl)
Bette, In These Shoes CD 12″

In This Life
(Mike Reid/Allen Shamblin)
Bette Of Roses

Is It Love:
(Nick Gilder, Jimmy McCulloch)
No Frills, De Tour

Is That All There Is ?
(Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook, Higher Ground Hurricane Benefit Relief Concert

Istanbul
(Jimmy Kennedy, Nat Simon)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last

It Hurts So Nice:
(Unknown)
Miss M Goes Motown – Unreleased

It Should Have Been Me:
(Norman Whitfield, William Stevenson)
De Tour, No Frills Cut Song

It’s A Boy
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

IT’S GONNA TAKE A MIRACLE
()
with the Manhattan Transfer

It’s Too Late
(Bonnie Hayes/Bob Thiele/Tonio K.)

Bette Of Roses

J

Just My Imagination (Running Away With Me)
(Barrett Strong/Norman Whitfield)

Bette

K

Keep On Rocking:
(Sam Hagar, John Carter)
The Rose In Concert, The Rose soundtrack

Kung Fu Fighting
(Carl Douglas, Biddu)
Clams on the Half Shell Revue – cut number

L

Lady Madonna:
(John Lennon, Paul McCartney)
The Continental Baths

Lamp Is Low, The:
(Peter de Rose, Mitchell Parish, Maurice Ravel, Bert Shefter)
Bette Midler Cut Song

La Vie En Rose:
(Mack David, Louiguy, Edith Piaf)
Broken Blossom, Rolling Stone 10th Anniversary, Ol’ Red Hair Is Back, Night for RIghts
Intimate Evening Tour

Laughing Matters
(Dick Gallagher/Mark Waldrop)
BathHouse Betty

Leader Of The Pack:
(Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, George Moton)
The Continental Baths, Cross Country Tour, The Divine Miss M Tour, Intimate Evening Tour
1978 World Tour, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
(Felix Bernard/Sammy Cahn/Kornfeld, Eric/Bette Midler/Smith, Richard/Jule Styne/Bette Sussman)
Cool Yule

Let Me Call You Sweetheart:
(Beth Slater Whitson, Leo Friedman)
The Rose soundtrack

Let Me Drive:
(Gredd Prestopino, Matthew Wilder)
No Frills, De Tour

Let Me Just Follow Behind:
(Moogy Klingman)
Songs For The New Depression

Little Girl Blue:
(Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers)
The Continental Baths

Long John Blues:
(Tommy George)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Ol’ Red Hair Filming, Intimate Evening Tour

Love Has Never Changed Her Name:
(Unknown)
Miss M Goes Motown – Unreleased

Love Just Ain’t Right:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Love Me With A Feeling:
(Hudson Whittaker)
The Rose soundtrack

Love Says It’s Waiting:
(Nick Holmes)
Songs For The New Depression, Intimate Evening Tour

Love TKO
(Gip Noble Jr./Cecil Womack/Linda Womack)
Bette, Sex And The City (soundtrack)

Love Will Keep Us Together:
(Neil Sedaka, Howard Greenfield)
Neil Sedaka Special

Lullaby In Blue
(Adam Cohen/Brock Walsh)
Bathhouse Betty

Lullaby Of Broadway:
(Al Dubin, Harry Warren)
The Divine Miss M Tour, Tonight Show, Bette Midler album, Clams On The Half Shell Revue
The Depression Tour, 1978 World Tour

Lulu’s Back In Town:
(Al Dubin, Harry Warren)
The Cher Special

M

Make Yourself Comfortable:
(Bob Merrill)
Broken Blossom

Mambo Italiano
(Bob Merrill)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

Marahuana:
(Arthur Jonston, Sam Coslow)
The Continental Baths, Cross Country Tour, Divine Miss M Tour
Songs For The New Depression

Married Men:
(Dominic Bugatti, Frank Musker)
Thighs And Whispers, Bette! Divine Madness, Saturday Night Live, De Tour

Martha:
(Tom Waits)
Broken Blossom Cut Song, Bette! Divine Madness, Saturday Night Live,
Divine Madness – Pasadena

Mary Had A Little Lamb
(Sarah Josepha Hale)
Clams

Mary Is A Grand Old Name
(George M. Cohan)
Clams

Matchmaker, Matchmaker:
(Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick)
Fiddler On The Roof, Bette! Divine Madness

MANHATTAN
()
with Rod Stewart

Mele Kalikimaka
(Alex Anderson)
Cool Yule

Memory:
(Andrew Lloyd Webber, Thomas Stearns Eliot, Trevor Nunn)
The Depression Tour

Memories Of You
(Eubie Blake/Andy Razaf)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

Merry Christmas
(Spielman, F./Torre, J.)
Cool Yule

Midnight In Memphis:
(Tony Johnson)
The Rose In Concert, The Rose soundtrack, Bette! Divine Madness

Mighty Real
(Sylvester, James Wirrick)
The Divine Miss Millennium

Millworker:
(James Taylor)
Thighs And Whispers, Bette! Divine Madness, Parkinson’s

Minnie The Moocher:
(Cab Calloway, Irving Mills)
The Cher Special

Miss “O”:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Miss Otis Regrets
(Cole Porter)

Some People’s Lives, Experience The Divine, Diva Las Vegas

Mockingbird:
(Charles Foxx, Ina Foxx)
The Cher Special

Moon Of Manakoora:
(Frank Loesser, Alfred Newman)
The Divine Miss M Tour, Clams On The Half Shell Revue, 1978 World Tour
Bette! Divine Madness

MOONLIGHT DANCING
()
Some People’s Lives

Moses
(Patti Griffin
Bette

Mr. Goldstone
(Jules Styne/Stephen Sondheim)
Gypsy

Mr. Rockefeller:
(Bette Midler, Jerry Blatt, Moogy Klingman)
Songs For The New Depression, The Depression Tour, Live At Last, 1978 World Tour

Mr. Sandman:
(Pat Ballard)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

Mr. Wonderful
(J. Bock/Holofener, L./Weiss, G.)
Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook

My Cousin In Milwaukee:
(Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin)
Mr. Words

My Eye On You:
(Moon Martin, Bill House)
No Frills, De Tour

My Freedom And I:
(Moogy Klingman)
The Divine Miss M Cut Song

My Imagination:
(Unknown)
Bette Midler Cut Song

My Knight In Black Leather:
(Jerry Ragovoy, Estelle Levitt)
Thighs And Whispers

My Mothers Eyes:
(Tom Jans)
Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

My One True Friend
(David Foster/Carole King/Carole Bayer Sager)
Bathhouse Betty

My Sweethearts The Man In The Moon:
(Hames Thorton)
The Continental Baths

My Way:
(P. Anka, C. Francois, G. Thibaut, J. Revaud)
Divine Madness – Pasadena

N

Nanette:
(Howard Dietz)
The Depression Tour

Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl:
(Clarence Williams, Dally Small, JT Brymn)
The Continental Baths

Never Can Say Goodbye:
(Clifton Davis)
The Cher Special

Never, Never Land:
(Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne)
Bette Midler Cut Song

No Jestering:
(Carlton Malcom)
Songs For The New Depression

Night And Day
(Billie Hughes/Roxanne Seeman)
Some People’s Lives

No Jinx:
(Bruce Roberts, Brock Walsh, Allee Wills)
Jinxed

Nobody Else But You
(Bette Midler/Marc Shaiman)
Bette

Nuts:
(Roosevelt Sykes)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

O


O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
(Traditional)
Cool Yule

O Little Town of Bethlehem
(Phillips Brooks, Lewis Redner)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, Songs For The New Depression Tour

Oh Industry
(Bette Midler/Waldman, Wendy)
Beaches

Oh Jerusalem:
(Bette Midler, Moogy Klingman)
Songs For The New Depression Cut Song

Oh Me Oh My (I’m A Fool For You Baby)
(Jimmy Doris)
Philharmonic Hall

Oh My My:
(Richard Starkey, Vincent Poncia)
The Depression Tour

Oklahoma:
(Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – overture, Ol’ Red Hair Is Back

Old Cape Cod:
(Claire Rothrock, Allan Jeffrey, Milt Yakus)
The Continental Baths, Songs For The New Depression

On A Slow Boat To China
(Frank Loesser)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

ONE FOR MY BABY (AND ONE MORE FOR THE ROAD)
()
Home Alone II Soundtrack

One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show
(Rose Marie McCoy/Charlie Singleton)
Bathhouse Betty

One More Round
(Jessica Harper/Danny Sembello/Allee Willis)
Some People’s Lives

Only In Miami:
(Max Gronenthal)
No Frills, De Tour

Optimistic Voices:
(E.Y. Harburg, Harold Arlen, Herbert Stothart)
The Divine Miss M Tour, The Tonight Show, Bette Midler album
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Depression Tour, Intimate Evening Tour
1978 World Tour

Otto Titsling
(Jerry Blatt/Bette Midler/Charlene Seeger/Marc Shaiman)
Mud Will Be Flung Tonight, Beaches

P

P.S. I Love You
(Gordon Jenkins/Johnny Mercer)
For The Boys

Papa Oom Mow Mow:
(Alfred Frazier, John Earl Harris, Carl L White, Turner JR Wilson)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley, Jinxed

Paradise:
(Perry Botkin, Jr., Gil Garfield, Harry Nilsson)
Broken Blossom, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

People Say They Love You (But Don’t Come Home):
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Perfect Isn’t Easy
()
“Oliver & Co.” Soundtrack

Pineapple Song:

(unknown)
Divine Madness – Pasadena

Pink Cadillac:
(Bruce Springsteen)
De Tour, No Frills Cut Song

Pirate Jenny:
(Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht, Marc Blitzstein)
The Continental Baths

Pretty Legs, Great Big Knockers:
(Gene Pistilli, Theodore Irwin)
De Tour

Proud Mary:
(John Fogerty)
The Cher Special

Put The Blame On Mame:
(Doris Fisher, Allan Roberts)
The Cher Special

Q

R

Rain:
(Mac Rebenack)
Thighs And Whispers, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Rainbow Sleeve:
(Tom Waits)
1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Ramona
(L. Wolfe Gilbert, Mabel Wayne)
See “Trashy Ladies Medley”

Ready To Begin Again:
(Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller)
The Depression Tour, Live At Last, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness
Divine Madness – Pasadena

Red:
(John Carter, Sammy Hagar)
Broken Blossom, Night For Rights, Rolling Stone 10th Anniversary, Intimate Evening Tour

Remember My Forgotten Man:
(Al Dubin, Harry Warren)
The David Frost Show, The Continental Baths

River, The:
(Joni Mitchell)
The Continental Baths

River Deep, Mountain High:
(Jeff Barry, Ellie Greenwich, Philip Spector)
The Rose In Concert

Roll The Holy Bones:
(Daniel Joseph Moore)

The Rose In Concert

Rose, The:
(Amanda McBroom)
The Rose soundtrack, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

Rose Of Washington Square:
(Ballard McDonald, James F. Hanley)
The Cher Special

Rose’s Turn
(Jules Styne/Stephen Sondheim)
Gypsy

S

Samedi Et Vendredi:
(Bette Midler, Moogy Klingman)
Songs For The New Depression

Say Goodbye To Hollywood:
(Billy Joel)
Broken Blossom

See Me, Feel Me:
(Pete Townshend)
The Continental Baths

Sentimental Journey:
(Bud Green, Les Brown and Ben Homer)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, UJA Telethon

Shake, Rattle and Roll:
(Charles Calhoun)
The Continental Baths

Sh-Boom:
(James Keyes, Carl Feaster, Floyd McRae, Claude Feaster, and James W. Edwards)
The Continental Baths, The Tonight Show, The Divine Miss M Tour

Shining Star
(Leo Graham/Paul Richmond)
Bette

Shiver Me Timbers:
(Tom Waits)
Songs For The New Depression, The Depression Tour, Live At Last, Intimate Evening Tour
Ol’ Red Hair Is Back, 1978 World Tour, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Shoot The Breeze:
(Bette Midler, Dustin Hoffman)
Ol’ Red Hair Is Back, Intimate Evening Tour

Shy As A Violet
(Carole Bayer Sager/ Peter Allen)
Carole Bayer Sager (album

Sign On The Window
(Bob Dylan)
The Continental Baths

Sisters
(Irving Berlin)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

Skylark:
(Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer)
The Continental Baths, Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album

Small World
(Jules Styne/Stephen Sondheim)
Gypsy

Smash The Mirror
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

Snow:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Soda And A Souvenir:
(Jessica Harper)
No Frills, De Tour

Sold My Soul To Rock ‘N’ Roll:
(Gene Pistilli)
The Rose soundtrack, Bette! Divine Madness

Some People
(Jules Styne/Stephen Sondheim)
Gypsy

Some People’s Lives
(Rhonda Fleming/Janis Ian)
Some People’s Lives

Someday My Prince Will Come:
(Frank Churchill, Larry Morey)
Intimate Evening Tour

Someone That I Used To Love:
(Gerry Goffin, Michael Masser)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Something To Remember Me By:
(unknown)
Depression Tour

SOMETHING YOUR HEART HAS BEEN TELLING ME
(Bette Midler)
Jackpot

SOMEWHERE ALONG THE WAY
()
That Old Feeling Soundtrack

SOMEWHERE IN MY MEMORY 
()
Home Alone II Soundtrack

Song Of Bernadette

(Leonard Cohen/Bill Elliott/Jennifer Warnes)
Bathhouse Betty

South Seas Scene:
(Rik Carlok)
The Depression Tour, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Spanish Harlem:
(Jerry Lieber, Philip Spector)
The Rose In Concert

Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most
(Fran Landesman/Tommy Wolf)
Some People’s Lives, Diva Las Vegas

Stagger Lee:
(Harold Logan, Lloyd Prince)
The Rose In Concert

Stardust:
(Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Stay:
(Maurice Williams)
Bette! Divine Madness

Stay With Me:
(Jerry Ragaovy, George Weiss)
The Rose In Concert, The Rose soundtrack, 1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness
Divine Madness – Pasadena, De Tour

Steal Away Again:
(Bette Midler, Carole Bayer Sager, Bruce Roberts)
Unrecorded Song

Stompin’ At The Savoy
(Edgar Sampson, Andy Razaf)
Unreleased Song (1970s)

Storybook Children:
(David Pomeranz, Spencer Proffer)
Broken Blossom

Strangers In The Night:
(Charles Singleton, Eddie Snyder, Bert Kaempfert)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, Songs For The New Depression, Neil Sedaka Special
The Depression Tour

STRIKE IT WHILE IT’S HOT!
(Dan Hicks)
with Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks

Strike Up The Band:
(Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin)
Mr. Words

Stuff Like That There
(Ray Evans/Jay Livingston)
For The Boys

Sunny Disposish:
(Ira Gershwin, Philip Charig)
Mr. Words

Superstar:
(Leon Russell, Bonnie Bramlett)
The Continental Baths, Divine Miss M Tour, The Divine Miss M album, Intimate Evening
1978 World Tour, De Tour

Surabaya Johnny:
(Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht, Herbert Harting)
The Continental Baths, Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album

Summer:
(Bobby Goldsboro)
Divine Madness – Pasadena

SWEET AND LOW 
()

Sweet Georgia Brown:
(Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey)
Cher Special

T

Take It To My Baby:
(Unknown)
Bette Midler Cut Song

Tangerine:
(Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger)
Cher Special

Tango All Night
(Steve Hague, Tom Seufert)
Ringo The 4th

Teenager In Love:
(Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman)
The Continental Baths, The Tonight Show, The Divine Miss M Cut Song

Tell Me More And More:
(Billie Holiday)
Unreleased Track

Tenderly
(Walter Gross/Jack Lawrence)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

That Lucky Old Sun:
(Haven Gillespie, Beasley Smith)
The Continental Baths

That’s How Heartaches Are Made
(Haley, Bob/Ben Raleigh)
Bette

That’s How Love Moves
(Jennifer Kimball/Ty Lacy/Fitzgerald Scott)
Bathhouse Betty

The Girl Is On To You
(Jude Johnstone)
Some People’s Lives

THE GREATEST EARS IN TOWN
(Bette Midler/Barry Gibb)

The Last Time

(Maria McKee)
Bette Of Roses

The Perfect Kiss
(Marc Jordan/Scott Tibb)
Bette Of Roses

There is Nothing Like a Dame
(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein)
1978 Word Tour
Bette! Divine Madness Tour, Divine Madness Filming

There’s A Doctor (I’ve Found)
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

There’s A Summer Place:
(Mack Discant, Max Steiner)
De Tour

They Can’t Take That Away From Me:
(Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin)
Mr. Words, Depression Tour

This Bitter Earth:
(Clyde Otis)
Bette Midler Cut Song

This Ole House
(Stuart Hamblen)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

To Comfort You
(Ian Thomas)
Bette Of Roses, Diva Las Vegas

To Deserve You
(Maria McKee)
Bette Of Roses, Experience The Divine

Tommy Can You Hear Me
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

Together, Wherever We Go
(Jules Styne/Stephen Sondheim

Tragedy:
(Gerald Nelson, Fred Burch)
Songs For The New Depression

Trouble In Tahiti:
((Leonard Bernstein)
1978 World Tour, Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

Tutti-Frutti:
(Dorothy La Bostrie, Joe Lubin, Richard Penniman)
The Continental Baths

Twisted:
(Wardell Gray)
Bette Midler album

U

Ugly Duckling, The:
(Unknown)
Broken Blossom Cut Song

Ukulele Lady
(Gus Kahn/Richard Whiting)
Bathhouse Betty

Under The Boardwalk:
(Arthur Resnick, Kenny Young)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

Up The Ladder To The Roof:
(Vincent DiMirco, Frank Wilson)
The Depression Tour

Uptown:
(Thomas McKinney)
The Continental Baths, The Divine Miss M Tour, Bette Midler album
The Depression Tour, Rolling Stone 10th Anniversary Special, 1978 World Tour

Up! Up! Up!
(Dan Hicks)
Beatin’ The Heat (Dan Hicks CD)

V

Vacation In Rio:
(Bette Midler, Jerry Blatt)
see “Fiesta In Rio”

Volcano:
(Bob Crewe, Kenny Nolan)
Songs For The New Depression Cut Song

W

Way We Were, The
(Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Marvin Hamlisch)
Songs For The New Depression Tour, Live At Last (album)

We Are Family:
(Bernard Edwards, Nile Gregory Rodgers)
De Tour

We’ll Be Together Again:
(Carl Fischer, Frankie Laine)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Weight, The
(Robbie Robertson)
The Continental Baths

Welcome
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

We’re Not Going To Take It
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve
(Frank Loesser)
Cool Yule

What Have They Done To The Rain:
(Malvina Reynolds)
The Continental Baths

When A Man Loves A Woman:
(Calvin Lewis, Andrew Wright)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, The Rose In Concert, The Rose Soundtrack
Bette! Divine Madness

When Your Life Was Low
(Will Jennings/Joe Sample)
Bette

White Christmas
(Irving Berlin)
Cool Yule, Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

Whole Lotta Shakin’ Going On:
(Dave Williams,Sunny David)
Rolling Stone’s 10th Anniversary

Who’s Side Are You On:
(Kenny Hopkins, Charley Williams)
The Rose In Concert, The Rose soundtrack

Wind Beneath My Wings
(Larry Henley/Jeff Silbar)
Beaches, Experience The Divine, Diva Las Vegas

Why Do Fools Fall In Love:
(Frankie Lymon, Morris Levy)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue – Medley

Winter Wonderland
(Felix Bernard/Sammy Cahn/Kornfeld, Eric/Bette Midler/Smith, Richard/Jule Styne/Bette Sussman)
Cool Yule

X

Y

Yellow Beach Umbrella:
(Craig Doerge, Judy Henske)
Broken Blossom, De Tour

You Can’t Always Get What You Want:
(Mick Jagger, Keith Richards)
Bette! Divine Madness, Divine Madness – Pasadena

You Didn’t Hear It
(Pete Townshend)
Tommy

You Don’t Know Me:
(Eddy Arnold, Cindy Walker)
Club Tour, Broken Blossom

YOU DON’T OWN ME
()
First Wive’s Club Soundtrack

You Really Got A Hold On Me:
(Smokey Robinson)
Buckets Of Rain Recording Session

You’ll Never Get Away From Me
(Jules Styne/Stephen Sondheim)
Gypsy

You’ll Never Know
(M. Gordon/Harry Warren)
Bette Midler Sings The Rosemary Clooney Songbook

You’re Having My Baby
(Paul Anka)
Live At Last (album)

You’re Moving Out Today:
(Bette Midler, Carole Bayer Sager, Bruce Roberts)
Live At Last, 1978 World Tour

Young Americans:
(David Bowie)
Clams On The Half Shell Revue, Songs For The New Depression Cut Song

Z