Savoy Records Catalog: 45 rpm Sharp 100, 600 series

Sharp 100 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

100   Jimmy Scott - What Good Would It Be / The Masquerade Is Over

Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) Bucky Pizzarelli (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Bunny Shawker (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals) 5 violins
December 1, 1959
SJS70674The Masquerade Is Over
SJS70676What Good Would It Be

101   Drink Small - I Love You Alberta / Cold, Cold Rain

Drink Small (guitar, vocals) and others
November 20, 1959
SDS70669I Love You Alberta
SDS70671Cold, Cold Rain

102   Kip Anderson - Oh My Linda / Till Your Love Is Mine

Kip Anderson (vocals) and others
1959
Oh My Linda
Till Your Love Is Mine

103   The Ray-O-Vacs - I'll Always Be In Love With You / ???

no details

104   Preston McKinnon - Till I Met Sweet You / I Have Problems

Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Carl Lynch, Lord Westbrook (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) Preston McKinnon (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire (director)
July 6, 1959
SPM70599I Have Problems
SPM70600Till I Met Sweet You

105   The Enchanters - The Decision / We Make Mistakes

The Enchanters (vocal group)
January 13, 1960
WW201AThe Decision
WW201BWe Make Mistakes

106   no information

107   Troy Ferguson - Midnight Ride Of Paul Revere / Should I Get Wise

Troy Ferguson (vocals) unidentified orchestra, Sammy Lowe (arranger)
February 19, 1960
STF70750Midnight Ride Of Paul Revere
STF70751Should I Get Wise

108   Lloyd Arnold - Dixie Boogie / Great Speckled Bird

Lloyd Arnold
April 7, 1960
SLA9932Dixie Boogie
SLA9935Great Speckled Bird

109   Jimmy Scott - Motherless Child / An Evening In Paradise

Sy Miroff, Felix Orlewitz, David Soyer, Paul Winter (violin) Isadore Zir (viola) Maurice Brown (cello) Robert Banks (piano) Hy White (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Paul Gusman (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
April 7, 1960
SJS9924Motherless Child
SJS9945An Evening In Paradise

110   Arnold Bennett - Wahoo / Test Of Time

Arnold Bennett
June, 1960
SPB0620Test Of Time
SPB0621Wahoo

111   Dud Bascomb - Grumpy / Happy Horns

Dud Bascomb, Taft Jordan (trumpet) Dickie Harris (trombone) Arthur Clarke (alto sax) Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Carl Lynch (guitar) Teddy Cromwell (bass) Shep Shepherd (drums) Sammy Lowe (arranger)
NYC, November 9, 1959
SDB70664Happy Horns
Dud Bascomb, Taft Jordan (trumpet) Arthur Clarke, Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano, organ) Everett Barksdale (guitar) Teddy Cromwell (bass) Shep Shepherd (drums) Sammy Lowe (arranger)
February 4, 1960
SDB70729Grumpy

112   Little Danny - Mind On Loving / Your Precious Love

Little Danny (vocals) and others
September 23, 1960
SLD7591Mind On Loving
SLD7593Your Precious Love

113   Jimmy Barnes - Baby I Love You / Let Me Know

Jimmy Barnes (vocals) and others
August 5, 1960
SJB7771Baby I Love You
SJB7774Let Me Know

Sharp 600 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

600   not used?

601   The Famous Caravans - Jesus / The Sold Rock

unknown (piano) Albertina Walker, Cassietta George and 2 others, James Cleveland (vocal group)
Chicago, IL, 1955
GCA70345 | S1531The Sold Rock
unknown (organ, piano) Albertina Walker, Imogene Greene, Dorothy Norwood, Inez Andrews, James Cleveland (vocal group)
Chicago, IL, 1956
GCA70350 | S1604Jesus

602   The Famous Caravans - Tell The Angels / Think Of His Goodness To You

unknown (organ, piano) Albertina Walker, Ora Lee Hopkins, Elyse Yancey, Nellie Grace Daniels (vocal group)
Chicago, IL, April 18, 1952
GCA70342 | S1115Think Of His Goodness To You
GCA70343 | S1116Tell The Angels

603   The Staple Singers - This May Be My Last Time / This Same Jesus

Roebuck Staples (guitar, vocals) Yvonne Staples, Mavis Staples, Cleotha Staples, Purvis Staples, Cynthis Staples (vocal group) and others
Chicago, IL, December, 1954?
GST70387 | U1516This May Be My Last Time
GST70389 | U1514This Same Jesus

604   The Gospel Cavaliers - Are You Listening / He Gave Us You

The Gospel Cavaliers (vocal group)
February 18, 1960
SGC70734He Gave Us You
SGC70735Are You Listening

605   Eddie Williams And The Crusaders - Where's Your Child / Come On In The Ark Now

Eddie Williams And The Crusaders (vocal group) including Clara Walker (vocals)
February 23, 1960
SEW70741Where's Your Child
SEW70742Come On In The Ark Now

606   Eddie Williams And The Crusaders - Pass Me Not / They Won't Believe In Me

Eddie Williams And The Crusaders (vocal group) including Clara Walker (vocals): same session
February 23, 1960
SEW70740They Won't Believe In Me
SEW70743Pass Me Not

607   The Gospel Cavaliers - Who Was It / I Found Out

The Gospel Cavaliers (vocal group)
February 18, 1960
SGC70736Who Was It
SGC70738I Found Out

608   The Joy Harmonizers - Soon One Morning / He's A Mighty Rock

The Joy Harmonizers
June 8, 1960
SJC8807He's A Mighty Rock
SJC8811Soon One Morning

609   no information

610   The Famous Smith Sisters - Blessed Is The Man / Give Me The Holy Spirit

unknown (piano, drums, tambourine) Robert Banks (organ) The Famous Smith Sisters (female vocal group)
May 12, 1960
SSS9992Blessed Is The Man
SSS9993Give Me The Holy Spirit

611   The Joy Harmonizers - He Cares / Thank The Lord

The Joy Harmonizers
June 8, 1960
SJC8806He Cares
SJC8808Thank The Lord

612   The Famous Spiritual Sons - He Don't Love You / Don't You Want To Go

The Spiritual Sons
March 6, 1961
SSS601He Don't Love You
SSS604Don't You Want To Go

613   The Murrie Singers - The Lord Saveth Me / Trouble

unknown (organ, piano, drums, tambourine) Roscoe Myers, Roy Rogers, Russell Henry, Andrew Roach, Donald Johnson, Rufus Brown (vocal group)
February 10, 1961
SMS5463The Lord Saveth Me
SMS5464Trouble

614   Prof. Charles Taylor - Test In Judgement / Lord What About Me

Prof. Charles Taylor (vocals) unknown (female vocal group)
February 18, 1958
SCT70226Lord What About Me
Prof. Charles Taylor (vocals)
March 25, 1960
SCT9915Test In Judgement

615   The Rasberry Singers - If I Work For Jesus / Jesus Is Ever Near

The Rasberry Singers (vocal group) including Raymond Rasberry (vocals)
February 2, 1960
SRS70725If I Work For Jesus
SRS70726Jesus Is Ever Near

616   The Stars Of Faith - Touch Me Lord Jesus, Part 1 & 2

Alberta Carter (piano) probably Robert Banks (organ) Marion Williams, Kitty Parham, Frances Steadman, Henrietta Waddy, Mattie Williams (vocal group)
January 21, 1960
SSF70700Touch Me Lord Jesus, Part 1
SSF70701Touch Me Lord Jesus, Part 2

617   The Harmonizing Five - I Don't Need Nobody But The Lord / The Glorious Voice Of God

The Harmonizing Five (vocal group)
August, 1961
SHF144I Don't Need Nobody But The Lord
SHF150The Glorious Voice Of God

618   The Spiritual Sons - Hold To God's Hand / Hard Times Coming Through The Years

The Spiritual Sons
March 6, 1961
SSS605Hold To God's Hand
SSS606Hard Times Coming Through The Years

619   The Rasberry Singers - Somebody's Knocking / The Chariot's Coming

The Rasberry Singers (vocal group) including Raymond Rasberry (vocals)
February 2, 1960
SRS70722The Chariot's Comin'
SRS70723Somebody's Knockin'

620   The North Philadelphia Juniors - Pen Of Love / I Know Jesus Is Calling

The North Philadelphia Juniors (mixed vocal group)
November 17, 1961
SPJ6133Pen Of Love
SPJ6134I Know Jesus Is Calling

621   Prof. Charles Taylor - Just Like Jesus / Saved And I Know I Am

Prof. Charles Taylor (vocals)
November 15, 1961
SCT6113Saved And I Know I Am
SCT6116Just Like Jesus

622   The Gospel Emeralds - I've Been Running / We're On Our Way

The Gospel Emeralds
December 11, 1961
SGE6160We're On Our Way
SGE6161I've Been Running

623   The Murrie Singers - When You Pray / Jewels

unknown (organ, piano, drums, tambourine) Roscoe Myers, Roy Rogers, Russell Henry, Andrew Roach, Donald Johnson, Rufus Brown (vocal group)
January 31, 1962
SMS6238Jewels
SMS6239When You Pray

624   The Sally Jenkins Singers - I've Done What You Told Me To Do / Some Day

The Sally Jenkins Singers (vocal group)
February 7, 1962
SJS6265Some Day
SJS6266I've Done What You Told Me To Do

625   The Royal Silvertones - Saviour Don't Pass Me By / Build Me A Cabin

The Royal Silvertones (vocal group)
February 5, 1962
SRS6259Build Me A Cabin
SRS6261Saviour Don't Pass Me By

626   Rev. J.A. Tomlin Choir - Don't Listen To A Liar / Sing Amen

Rev. J.A. Tomlin Choir
February 14, 1962
STC6291Don't Listen To A Liar
STC6292Sing Amen

627   The Ellison Singers - In The Upper Room / He's Holding Me

The Ellison Singers (vocal group)
March 12, 1962
SES6311He's Holding Me
SES6315In The Upper Room

628   The Gospel Messengers - Walking With Jesus / Waiting

The Gospel Messengers
February 28, 1962
SGM6298Walking With Jesus
SGM6300Waiting

629   The Christones - If I Could Hear My Mother Pray / Faith

The Christones (vocal group)
July 11, 1962
SCT6424If I Could Hear My Mother Pray
SCT6427Faith

630   The North Philadelphia Juniors - Battle Axe / A Grave Can't Hod My Body Down

The North Philadelphia Juniors (mixed vocal group)
November 17, 1961
SPJ6131Battle Axe
same personnel
April 23, 1962
SNP6369A Grave Can't Hod My Body Down

631   The Gospel Messengers - Joy Like A River / His Love

The Gospel Messengers
August 21, 1962
SGM6473Joy Like A River
SGM6476His Love

632   The Greater Harvest Baptist Church Choir - Without God / What A Difference In My Life

The Greater Harvest Baptist Church Choir
November 23, 1962
SGH6552Without God
SGH6554What A Difference In My Life

633   The Gospel Emeralds - Blest Is He That Cometh / Daniel

The Gospel Emeralds
December 11, 1961
SGE6159Daniel
same personnel
November 13, 1962
SGE6547Blest Is He That Cometh

634   The Royal Travelers - Send My Child / Closed Doors

The Royal Travelers
February 21, 1963
SRT63-031Send My Child
SRT63-033Closed Doors

635   The Ellison Singers - This Is The Day / Open Up Your Heart

The Ellison Singers (vocal group)
March 12, 1962
SES6312Open Up Your Heart
SES6314This Is The Day

636   The Gospel Cavaliers - Wonderful Jesus / This Is The Moment

The Gospel Cavaliers (vocal group)
February 27, 1963
SGC63-035Wonderful Jesus
SGC63-038This Is The Moment

637   The Christones - It's Me Lord / I Love To Call His Name

The Christones (vocal group)
July 11, 1962
SCT6425It's Me Lord
SCT6426I Love To Call His Name

638   The Sensational Six Of Birmingham, Alabama - Guide My Hand / I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray

The Sensational Six (group) Of Birmingham, Alabama
circa July, 1963???
SSS63-237Guide My Hand
SSS63-238I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray

639   The Royal Travelers - In The Need Of Prayer / Jesus Changed My Life

The Royal Travelers
February 21, 1963
SRT63-029Jesus Changed My Life
SRT63-032In The Need Of Prayer

640   Prof. Charles Taylor - Made It Over / Everybody Should Serve The Lord

Prof. Charles Taylor (vocals)
November 15, 1961
SCT6114Made It Over
SCT6115Everybody Should Serve The Lord

641   The Soul Satisfiers - He'll Do Better Things For You / Deliver Me

The Soul Satisfiers (vocal group)
January 19, 1964
SSS64-013Deliver Me
SSS64-014He'll Do Better Things For You