Bob Carleton – Robert Louis Carleton (November 8, 1894, Missouri — July 13, 1956, Burbank, California) was an American pianist and composer of popular music.
He grew up in St Louis, Missouri and was earning a living by age 15 as a theatre musician. He served in the US Navy during the 1st World War
Bob Carleton composed over 500 songs, including the World War I hit, “Ja-Da” in 1918. He made a brief appearance as a pianist in the 1946 film Bringing Up Father.
Backing Tracks – Ja-Da (Ja Da, Ja Da, Jing, Jing, Jing!)