Savoy Records Catalog: 78/45 rpm 1500/1600, 1800 series

Savoy 1500 series (10 inch 78 rpm/7 inch 45 rpm)

1500   Big Maybelle - Mean To Me / Tell Me Who

Dave McRae (alto sax) Buddy Lucas, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Ed Sneed (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, July 20, 1956
SBM6868Mean To Me
SBM6871Tell Me Who

1501   Baby Face - Red Headed Woman / Moonshine Baby

Little Walter (harmonica, vocals) Muddy Waters (guitar) Baby Face Leroy (drums, vocals)
Chicago, IL, circa 1948
SBL4459Moonshine Baby
SBL4460Red Headed Woman
** reissue of Savoy 1122 entitled "Moonshine Baby / Red Headed Woman".

1502   The Cubs - Why Did You Make Me Cry / I Hear Wedding Bells

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Skeeter Best (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) The Cubs (vocals)
NYC, September 18, 1956
STC6873Why Did You Make Me Cry
STC6875I Hear Wedding Bells

1503   Werly Fairburn - All The Time / I'm A Fool About Your Love

Werly Fairburn (vocals) and others
NYC, September 30, 1956
SWF6882I'm A Fool About Your Love
SWF6885All The Time

1504   Stomp Gordon - Ride Superman Ride / Oh, Tell Me Why

Curtis Peagler (alto sax) Gene Walker (tenor sax) Stomp Gordon (piano) John Green (guitar, bass) Donald Drake (drums) The Hi-Lites (vocals)
NYC, September 26, 1956
SSG6876Oh, Tell Me Why
SSG6880Ride Superman Ride

1505   Sam Price - Rib Joint / Tishomingo Blues

King Curtis (tenor sax) Sam Price (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, October 17, 1956
SSP6893Rib Joint
SSP6895Tishomingo

1506   Nappy Brown - I'm Getting Lonesome / Little By Little

Sam Price (piano) Nappy Brown (vocals) Kelly Owens Orchestra
NYC, October 1, 1956
SNB6889I'm Getting Lonesome
SNB6892Little By Little

1507   Jimmy Scott - Never Peace Of Mind / Please Be Kind

Dave McRae (alto sax) Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, director) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Arthur Edgehill (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, October 3, 1956
SJS6887Please Be Kind
SJS6888Never Peace Of Mind

1508   The Jive Bombers - When Your Hair Has Turned To Silver / Bad Boy

Earl Johnson (tenor sax, vocals) Allen Tinney (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Clarence Palmer (bass, vocals) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Pee Wee Tinney (vocals)
NYC, November 30, 1956
SJP6914When Your Hair Has Turned To Silver
SJP6915Bad Boy

1509   Werly Fairburn - My Heart's On Fire / Speak To Me Baby

Werly Fairburn (vocals) and others
circa January, 1957
SWF6934My Heart's On Fire
SWF6935Speak To Me Baby

1510   Bill Carey - The Padre Of San Antonio / You've Broken A Heart

Bill Carey
NYC, February 19, 1957
SBC6970The Padre Of San Antonio
SBC6971You've Broken A Heart

1511   Nappy Brown - Pretty Girl (Yeah, Yeah, Yeah) / I'm Gonna Get You

John Rains, Billy Ver Planck (trombone) Count Hastings (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Aaron Bell (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, March 6, 1957
SNB6979Pretty Girl (Yeah, Yeah, Yeah)
SNB6981I'm Gonna Get You

1512   Big Maybelle - I Don't Want To Cry / All Of Me

Dave McRae (alto sax) Buddy Lucas, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Ed Sneed (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, July 20, 1956
SBM6870I Don't Want To Cry
Frank Rehak (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Barrow (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (director)
NYC, January 28, 1957
SBM6936All Of Me

1513   The Jive Bombers - The Blues Don't Mean A Thing / If I Had A Talking Picture Of You

Earl Johnson (tenor sax, vocals) Allen Tinney (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Clarence Palmer (bass, vocals) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Pee Wee Tinney (vocals)
NYC, November 30, 1956
SJP6912The Blues Don't Mean A Thing
SJP6913If I Had A Talking Picture Of You

1514   Nappy Brown - Goody Goody Gum Drop / Bye Bye Baby

Sam Price (piano) Nappy Brown (vocals) Kelly Owens Orchestra
NYC, October 1, 1956
SNB6891Bye Bye Baby
John Rains, Billy Ver Planck (trombone) Count Hastings (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Sal Salvador (guitar) Aaron Bell (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, March 6, 1957
SNB6982Goody Goody Gum Drop

1515   The Jive Bombers - Cherry / You Took My Love

Earl Johnson (tenor sax) Allen Tinney (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Pee Wee Tinney (guitar, drums, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Clarence Palmer (bass, vocals) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 10, 1957
SJB70029Cherry
SJB70031You Took My Love

1516   Little Esther - Longing In My Heart / If It's New To You

Money Johnson (trumpet) Warren Lucky, Hal Singer (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Esther Phillips (vocals)
NYC, May 2, 1956
SLE6846Longing In My Heart
SLE6849If It's New To You

1517   Wilbert Harrison - I Know My Baby Loves Me / My Love Is Ture

Nat Pierce (piano) Barry Galbraith (mandolin) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Wilbert Harrison (vocals) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, June 4, 1957
SWH70065My Love Is Ture
SWH70066I Know My Baby Loves Me

1518   Libby Dean - Ding Dong Rock A Billy Wedding / Full Time Lovers

Nat Pierce (piano) Barry Galbraith (mandolin) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Libby Dean (vocals) The Ray Charles Singers (vocal group) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, May 31, 1957
SLD70061Ding Dong Rock A Billy Wedding
SLD70063Full Time Lovers

1519   Big Maybelle - Jim / Rock House

Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Ernie Wilkins (tenor sax) George Barrow (baritone sax) Don Abney (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, January 7, 1957
SBM6931Jim
Frank Rehak (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Barrow (baritone sax) Don Abney (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 13, 1957
SBM70026Rock House

1520   Little Terry - Shake Me Up, Baby / See See Boo Hoo

Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Fred Johnson (piano) Lucious Fowler (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Little Terry (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, February 20, 1956
STL6814Shake Me Up, Baby
STL6817See See Boo Hoo

1521   Werly Fairburn - Telephone Baby / No Blues Tomorrow

Werly Fairburn (vocals) and others
New Orleans, LA, 1957
SWF70090Telephone Baby
SWF70091No Blues Tomorrow

1522   Billy Lamont - I Got A Rock 'N 'Roll Gal / I'm So Sorry

Buster Cooper (trombone) Bob McCain (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Sam Price (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Lamont (vocals) A.K. Salim (arranger)
NYC, July 25, 1957
SBL70093I'm So Sorry
SBL70094I Got A Rock 'N 'Roll Gal

1523   The Three Playmates - Giddy-Up-A-Ding-Dong / It Must Be Love

George Barrow, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Sam Price (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) The Three Playmates (vocal group) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, July 26, 1957
SPM70096Giddy-Up-A-Ding-Dong
SPM70097It Must Be Love

1524   Ernie Wilkins - Blue Jeans / Have You Ever Been Lonely

Jim Dahl, Al Grey, Rod Levitt, Melba Liston (trombone) Ernie Wilkins (alto sax, arranger, director) Don Abney (piano) Al Lucas (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) 6 unknown (vocals)
NYC, September 6, 1957
SEW70114Blue Jeans
SEW70116Have You Ever Been Lonely

1525   Nappy Brown - The Right Time / Oh You Don't Know

Buster Cooper (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Skeeter Best (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, October 1, 1957
SNB70131The Right Time
SNB70134Oh You Don't Know

1526   Dusty Fletcher's Mad Hour, Part 1&2

Hot Lips Page (trumpet) Dicky Wells (trombone) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Billy Kyle (piano) Aaron Smith (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Jack Parker (drums) Dusty Fletcher (vocals)
NYC, January 30, 1947
NSC226 | SDF70160Dusty Fletcher's Mad Hour, Part 1
NSC227 | SDF70161Dusty Fletcher's Mad Hour, Part 2
** reissue of National 4013.

1527   Big Maybelle - So Long / Ring Dang Dilly

Dave McRae (alto sax) Buddy Lucas, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, May 14, 1956
SBM6856Ring Dang Dilly
Frank Rehak (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Barrow (baritone sax) Don Abney (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 13, 1957
SBM70024So Long

1528   The Three Playmates - Sugah Wooga / Lovey Dovey Pair

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Bobby Banks (organ) Leonard Gaskin (bass) The Three Playmates (vocal group) unidentified orchestra
NYC, October 22, 1957
SPG70162Sugah Wooga
SPG70163Lovey Dovey Pair

1529   Ricky Aquary - Come On Liza / Can't You See

Ricky Aquary And The Keys
January, 1958
SRK70186Come On Liza
SRK70187Can't You See

1530   Nappy Brown - If You Need Some Lovin' / I'm In The Mood

Henry Durant (tenor sax) Bobby Banks (organ) Jimmy Schenck (bass) Rodney "Red" Alcott (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, December 29, 1955
SNB6787I'm In The Mood
Buster Cooper (trombone) Hilton Jefferson (alto sax) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Skeeter Best (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals)
NYC, October 1, 1957
SNB70132If You Need Some Lovin'

1531   Wilbert Harrison - Baby Don't You Know / My Love For You Lingers On

Nat Pierce (piano) Barry Galbraith (mandolin) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Wilbert Harrison (vocals) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, June 4, 1957
SWH70064Baby Don't You Know
SWH70067My Love For You Lingers On

1532   The Temptations - Mister Juke Box / Made At Love

The Temptations
NYC, January 17, 1958
STT70192Made At Love
STT70193Mister Juke Box

1533   The O.C. All Stars - Everybody Stroll / Sone Down

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Robert Banks (piano) Skeeter Best, Lord Westbrook (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, February 18, 1958
SOC70218Everybody Stroll
SOC70219Sone Down

1534   The O.C. All Stars - Ophelia / Hot Calypso

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Robert Banks (piano) Skeeter Best, Lord Westbrook (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Billy Ver Planck (arranger): same session
NYC, February 18, 1958
SOC70217Ophelia
SOC70220Hot Calypso

1535   Clarence Palmer - Just Around The Corner / The Jive Bombers - Is This The End

Earl Johnson (tenor sax) Allen Tinney (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Pee Wee Tinney (guitar, drums, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Clarence Palmer (bass, vocals) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 10, 1957
SJB70030Is This The End
SJB70032Just Around The Corner

1536   Big Maybelle - Blues Early, Early, Part 1&2

unknown (trombone) 2 unknown (alto sax) unknown (tenor sax) unknown (piano) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, November 26, 1957
SBM70174Blues Early, Early, Part 1
SBM70175Blues Early, Early, Part 2

1537   The Three Playmates - (Do-Oo, Do-Oo) I Dreamed / Give Your Love To Me

George Barrow, Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Sam Price (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Joe Benjamin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) The Three Playmates (vocal group) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, July 26, 1957
SPM70098Give Your Love To Me
SPM70099(Do-Oo, Do-Oo) I Dreamed

1538   Dusty Fletcher - I'm Going Back In There, Part 1&2

Hot Lips Page (trumpet) Dicky Wells (trombone) Budd Johnson (tenor sax) Billy Kyle (piano) Aaron Smith (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Jack Parker (drums) Dusty Fletcher (vocals)
NYC, January 30, 1947
NSC224I'm Going Back In There, Part 1
NSC225I'm Going Back In There, Part 2
** reissue of National 4014.

1539   Billy Hope - The Deacon's Walk / Bad Times

Khalil Malik (trumpet, trombone) Albert McQueen (tenor, baritone sax) Bobby Martin (piano, arranger) Khalid Ali (bass) Billy Hope (drums) Sonny Brockington, Jerry Garo (unknown instruments)
February 24, 1958
SBH70232Bad Times
SBH70234The Deacon's Walk

1540   The Ravens - White Christmas / Silent Night

Howard Biggs (piano, arranger) unknown (guitar) unknown (bass) unknown (drums) Maithe Marshall (lead tenor vocals) Leonard Puzey (2nd tenor vocals) Richard Cannon (baritone vocals) Jimmy Ricks (bass vocals)
Chicago, IL, December, 1948
SP118 | STR70124Silent Night
SP119 | STR70123White Christmas
** reissue of National 9062 entitled "Silent Night / White Christmas".

1541   Big Maybelle - Silent Night / White Christmas

Frank Rehak (trombone) Sahib Shihab (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Barrow (baritone sax) Don Abney (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (arranger)
NYC, April 13, 1957
SBM70027Silent Night
SBM70028White Christmas

1542   John Bennings - Who Cares / I'm Living In A World All My Own

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Heywood Henry (baritone sax) Sam Benskin (piano) 2 unknown (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) John Bennings (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire (arranger)
April 11, 1958
SJB70260Who Cares
SJB70261I'm Living In A World All My Own

1543   Buddy Lucas - Ah Ah Ah / No Change

Buddy Lucas, Edna McGriff
April 9, 1958
SBE70258No Change
SBE70259Ah Ah Ah

1544   Frankie And The Echoes - Come Back Baby / Until We Meet Again

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Heywood Henry (baritone sax) Sam Benskin (piano) 2 unknown (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Frankie And The Echoes (vocal group) Teacho Wiltshire (arranger)
April 11, 1958
SFE70262Until We Meet Again
SFE70263Come Back Baby

1545   Jimmy Price - No Never More / I'm Afraid To Love You

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Heywood Henry (baritone sax) Sam Benskin (piano) 2 unknown (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Jimmy Price (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire (arranger)
April 11, 1958
SJP70264No Never More
SJP70265I'm Afraid To Love You

1546   Teacho Wiltshire - The Loping Ghost, Part 1&2

Teacho Wiltshire And His Orchestra
circa July, 1958
STW70284The Loping Ghost, Part 1
STW70285The Loping Ghost, Part 2

1547   Nappy Brown - I Cried Like A Baby / Skiddy Woe

Reunald Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Fred Johnson (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, February 1, 1956
SNB6801Skiddy Woe
Sam Price (piano) Nappy Brown (vocals) Kelly Owens Orchestra
NYC, October 1, 1956
SNB6890I Cried Like A Baby

1548   Jimmy Scott - I May Never / What

Buddy Lucas (tenor sax) Lincoln Chase (piano) Skeeter Best, Lord Westbrook (guitar) George Duvivier (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
March 31, 1958
SJS70254I May Never
SJS70255What

1549   The Gay Charmers - Groovey Shoes / Dance D-D-D-Dance

The Gay Charmers
July 3, 1958
SWW70281Dance D-D-D-Dance
SWW70283Groovey Shoes

1550   The Temptations - I Love You / Don't You Know

The Temptations
NYC, January 17, 1958
STT70190I Love You
STT70194Don't You Know

1551   Nappy Brown - It Won't Hurt Anymore / My Baby

Nappy Brown (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire And His Orchestra
August 19, 1958
SNB614846It Won't Hurt No More
SNB614848Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby

1552   Little Anthony Guardine - Must Be Falling In Love / You

Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Dave "Baby" Cortez (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) unknown (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Anthony Gourdine (lead vocals) William "Doc" Dockerty (tenor vocals) William Delt (baritone vocals) William Bracey (bass vocals)
NYC, 1955
SLA70340You
SLA70341Must Be Falling In Love

1553   Jimmy Jones - A Closer Walk / Somebody Bigger Than You And I

Robert Banks (organ) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Jimmy Jones (vocals) and others
October 16, 1958
Somebody Bigger Than You And I
Just A Closer Walk With Thee

1554   Billy Hope - Riding West / Papa Luigi

Khalil Malik (trumpet, trombone) Albert McQueen (tenor, baritone sax) Bobby Martin (piano, arranger) Khalid Ali (bass) Billy Hope (drums) Sonny Brockington, Frankie Brunson (unknown instruments)
December 22, 1958
SBH70337Riding West
SBH70339Papa Luigi

1555   Nappy Brown - You're Going To Need Someone / Skiddy Woe

Reunald Jones (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sam Taylor (tenor sax) Budd Johnson (baritone sax) Fred Johnson (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
NYC, February 1, 1956
SNB6801Skiddy Woe
Nappy Brown (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire And His Orchestra
August 19, 1958
SNB614845You're Going To Need Someone

1556   Jesse And Buzzy - Going Back To New Orleans / Without Your Love

Jesse Perkins (harmonica, vocals) Buzzy Lubinsky (guitar) unknown (drums)
October 9, 1958
SJP70395Without Your Love
SJP70396Going Back To New Orleans

1557   Paul Williams - The Hucklebuck / The Hot Shots - Blue Hours

Phil Guilbeau (trumpet) Miller Sam (tenor sax) Paul Williams (baritone, alto sax) Floyd Taylor (piano) Herman Hopkins (bass) Reetham Mallett (drums)
NYC, December 15, 1948
S23011The Hucklebuck
The Hot Shots
April 7, 1954
WFB2423Blue Hours

1558   Big Maybelle - Baby, Won't You Please Come Home / Say It Isn't So

Frank Rehak (trombone) Gigi Gryce (alto sax) Jerome Richardson (tenor sax) George Barrow (baritone sax) Hank Jones (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals) Ernie Wilkins (director)
NYC, January 28, 1957
SBM6938-1Baby, Won't You Please Come Home
SBM6939-1Say It Isn't So

1559   Gene Terry - This Should Go On Forever / Ronnie Dee - Fine, Fine

Ronnie Dee, Gene Terry, and others
1958
SLA6500This Should Go On Forever
SLA6501Fine, Fine

1560   The Jive Bombers - You Give Your Love To Me / Stardust

The Jive Bombers
January 28, 1959
SJB70483Stardust
SJB70485You Give Your Love To Me

1561   The Gay Charmers - Why Do You Hurt Me Darling / Walk Beside Him

The Gay Charmers
July 3, 1958
SWW70280Walk Beside Him
SWW70282Why Do You Hurt Me Darling

1562   Nappy Brown - A Long Time / All Right Now

Nappy Brown (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire And His Orchestra
August 19, 1958
SNB614847A Long Time
same personnel
February 2, 1959
SNB70496All Right Now

1563   Little Esther - It's So Good / Do You Ever Think Of Me

Esther Phillips (vocals) and others
February 19, 1959
SLE70497It's So Good
SLE70498Do You Ever Think Of Me

1564   Brownie McGhee - Livin' With The Blues / Be My Friend

Ernie Hayes (piano) Roy Gaines, Carl Lynch, Brownie McGhee (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, December 22, 1958
SBM70332Livin' With The Blues
SBM70333Be My Friend

1565   Sam Price - Blue Drag / Chicken Street

Sam Price (piano) Mickey Baker, Al Casey (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, March 24, 1959
SSP70537Blue Drag
SSP70540Chicken Street

1566   Bobby Donaldson - Bumpy / Ferry Boat Romp

Joe Wilder (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Seldon Powell (tenor sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) John "Bucky" Pizzarelli (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
December 15, 1958
SBD70443Ferry Boat Romp
SBD70468Bumpy

1567   The "L" Captans - Home Work / Say Yes

The Go Boys, The "L" Captans
circa March, 1959???
FDC70546Home Work
FDC70547Say Yes

1568   Sam Price - Honky Tonk Caboose / Wee Hours

Sam Price (piano) Mickey Baker, Al Casey (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Panama Francis (drums)
NYC, March 24, 1959
SSP70538Honky Tonk Caboose
SSP70542Wee Hours

1569   Nappy Brown - This Is May Confession / For Those Who Love

Nappy Brown (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire And His Orchestra
February 2, 1959
SNB70493This Is May Confession
SNB70494For Those Who Love

1570   Billy Randall - Rowena / Bye Bye Teacher

Billy Randall
circa April, 1959???
SBR70566Rowena
SBR70567Bye Bye Teacher

1571   Wilbert Harrison - Baby Don't You Know / Don't Drop It

unknown (tenor sax) unknown (baritone sax) unknown (piano) Mickey Baker (guitar) possibly Bobby Donaldson (drums) Wilbert Harrison (vocals) Leroy Kirkland (arranger, director)
August 20, 1954
SWH11005Don't Drop It
Nat Pierce (piano) Barry Galbraith (mandolin) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Wilbert Harrison (vocals) Billy Ver Planck (arranger)
NYC, June 4, 1957
SWH70064Baby Don't You Know

1572   Big Maybelle - Pitiful / A Good Man Is Hard To Find

Dave McRae (alto sax) Buddy Lucas, Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Leslie Johnakins (baritone sax) Kelly Owens (piano, arranger) Mickey Baker (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Sol Hall (drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
NYC, May 14, 1956
SBM6857Pitiful
unknown (trumpet, alto, tenor, baritone sax, piano, guitar, bass, drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
probably NYC?, March 16, 1959
SBM70522A Good Man Is Hard To Find

1573   The Gay Poppers - You Better Believe / I Need Your Love

The Gay Poppers
circa June, 1959???
SGP70586You Better Believe
SGP70587I Need Your Love

1574   Lafayette Thomas - Lafayette's A-Comin' / Please Come Back To Me

Sam Price (piano) Lafayette Thomas (guitar, vocals) Bucky Pizzarelli (electric bass) Belton Evans (drums)
NYC, July 7, 1959
SLT70603Please Come Back To Me
SLT70604Lafayette's A-Comin'

1575   Nappy Brown - I Cried Like A Baby / So Deep

Sam Price (piano) Nappy Brown (vocals) Kelly Owens Orchestra
NYC, October 1, 1956
SNB6890I Cried Like A Baby
Nappy Brown (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire And His Orchestra
February 2, 1959
SNB70495So Deep

1576   Big Maybelle - I Understand / Some Of These Days

Julius Held, Seymour Miroff, Felix Orlewitz, Paul Winter (violin) unknown (piano, guitar, bass, drums) Robert Banks (organ) Big Maybelle (vocals) Howard Biggs (arranger)
August 13, 1959
SBM70605I Understand
SBM70607Some Of These Days

1577   David Thorne - You Can't Do Me This Way / These Are The Things

Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Ernie Hayes (piano) Carl Lynch, Lord Westbrook (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Osie Johnson (drums) David Thorne (vocals) Teacho Wiltshire (director)
July 6, 1959
SDT70597These Are The Things
SDT70598You Can't Do Me This Way

1578   Bobby Webb - My Dream / Same Old Story

Bobby Webb
circa March, 1959???
SBG70548My Dream
SBG70549Say Yes

1579   Nappy Brown - Give Me Your Love / Too Shy

Nappy Brown (vocals) and others
October 6, 1959
SNB70631Too Shy
SNB70632Give Me Your Love

1580   Dud Bascomb - Tuxedo Junction / Geechie Blues

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
SDB70661Tuxedo Junction
SDB70662Geechie Blues

1581   Jimmy Barnes - Crying 'Cause I Lost / Our Wedding Day

Jimmy Barnes (vocals) The Gibralters
November 16, 1959
SJB70667Crying 'Cause I Lost
SJB70668Our Wedding Day

1582   Nappy Brown - Down In The Alley / My Baby Knows

Nappy Brown (vocals) The Gibralters
October 28, 1959
SNB70657My Baby Knows
SNB70659Down In The Alley

1583   Big Maybelle - I Got It Bad / Until The Real Thing Comes Along

Julius Held, Seymour Miroff, Felix Orlewitz, Paul Winter (violin) unknown (piano, guitar, bass, drums) Robert Banks (organ) Big Maybelle (vocals) Howard Biggs (arranger)
August 13, 1959
SBM70606I Got It Bad
SBM70608Until The Real Thing Comes Along

1584   Jesse And Buzzy - One More Kiss / Madly In Love

Jesse Perkins (harmonica, vocals) unknown (piano, bass, drums) Buzzy (guitar)
December, 1959
SJB70679One More Kiss
SJB70680Madly In Love

1585   Dusty Fletcher - Open The Door, Richard, Part 1&2

George Treadwell (trumpet) Dickie Harris (trombone) Big Nick Nicholas (tenor sax) Jimmy Jones (piano) Al McKibbon (bass) J.C. Heard (drums) Dusty Fletcher (vocals)
NYC, January 4, 1947
NSC222 | SDF70158Open The Door, Richard, Part 1
NSC223 | SDF70159Open The Door, Richard, Part 2
** reissue of National 4012.

1586   Jimmy Jones - Please Say You're Mine / With All My Heart

Warren Lucky (tenor sax) Kelly Owens (piano) Lord Westbrook (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Panama Francis (drums) Jimmy Jones (vocals)
NYC, February 2, 1956
SJJ6802With All My Heart
SJJ6805Please Say You're Mine

1587   Nappy Brown - Baby Cry, Cry Baby / What's Come Over You Baby

Earl Warren (alto sax) King Curtis, Al Sears (tenor sax) Robert Banks (piano) Mickey Baker, Wally Richardson (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Joe Marshall (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Sammy Lowe (arranger)
March 15, 1960
SNB9907Baby Cry, Cry Baby
same personnel
March 17, 1960
SNB9913What's Come Over You Baby

1588   Nappy Brown - Baby I Got News For You / Apple Of My Eye

Earl Warren (alto sax) King Curtis, Al Sears (tenor sax) Robert Banks (piano) Mickey Baker, Wally Richardson (guitar) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Joe Marshall (drums) Nappy Brown (vocals) Sammy Lowe (arranger): same personnel
March 15, 1960
SNB9909Apple Of My Eye
SNB9910Baby I Got News For You

1589   Baby Boy Jennings - Goin' Home / Little Girl

Al Sears (tenor sax) Charles Macey (piano) Wally Richardson (guitar) Abie Baker (bass) Shep Shepherd (drums) Baby Boy Jennings And The Satellites (vocal group)
July 23, 1960
SBB6670Goin' Home
SBB6671Little Girl

1590   Jimmy Barnes - Don't Be Mad With Me / You Thrill Me So Much

Jimmy Barnes (vocals) and others
August 5, 1960
SJB7772Don't Be Mad With Me
SJB7773You Thrill Me So Much

1591   Ivan Ward - 66 Rock / Congo Glide

Ivan Ward
November 16, 1960
SVC110066 Rock
SVC1101Congo Glide

1592   Nappy Brown - Nobody Can Say / The Hole I'm In

Nappy Brown (vocals) and others
October 6, 1959
SNB70634Nobody Can Say
Nappy Brown (vocals) The Gibralters
October 28, 1959
SNB70660The Hole I'm In

1593   Jimmy Scott - My Romance / These Are The Things I Love

Julius Brand, Julius Held, Felix Orlewitz, Paul Winter (violin) Isadore Zir (viola) Maurice Brown (cello) Charles May (piano) Lloyd Trotman (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Jimmy Scott (vocals)
NYC, November 30, 1960
SJS6000My Romance
SJS6003These Are The Things I Love

1594   Nappy Brown - Coal Miner / Hoonie Boonie

George Berg, Phil Bodner, Sam Taylor (sax) Abie Baker (bass) Shep Shepherd (drums) Ray Barretto (congas) John Huston, Charles Manz (unknown instruments) Nappy Brown (vocals)
December 22, 1960
SNB2347Hoonie Boonie
SNB2349Coal Miner

1595   Big Maybelle - I Ain't Got Nobody / Goin' Home Baby

unknown (trumpet, alto, tenor, baritone sax, piano, guitar, bass, drums) Big Maybelle (vocals)
probably NYC?, March 16, 1959
SBM70521Goin' Home Baby
SBM70524I Ain't Got Nobody

1596   The Divots - Diddy-Wah-Diddy / Missing You

The Divots
February 7, 1961
SJS600Missing You
SJS601Diddy-Wah-Diddy

1597   Sam Taylor - Deliver Me / Deacon's Hop

Sammy Lowe (trumpet, arranger) Sam "The Man" Taylor (tenor sax) Haywood Henry (baritone sax) Lee Anderson (piano) Robert Banks (organ) Carl Lynch (guitar) John Hunter, Charley Manz (bass???) Herbie Lovelle (drums)
February 9, 1961
SST1770Deliver Me
SST1772Deacon's Hop

1598   Nappy Brown - Don't Be Angry / Anytime Is The Right Time

George Berg, Phil Bodner, Sam Taylor (sax) Abie Baker (bass) Shep Shepherd (drums) Ray Barretto (congas) John Huston, Charles Manz (unknown instruments) Nappy Brown (vocals)
December 22, 1960
SNB2348Don't Be Angry
SNB2350Anytime Is The Right Time

1599   Wyatt McPherson - Here's My Confession / That's Why I Love My Baby

Wyatt McPherson
March 22, 1961
SWM504Here's My Confession
SWM505That's Why I Love My Baby

Savoy 1600 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

1600   Oscar Black - I Got A Feeling / I'm A Fool To Care

Oscar Black
March 22, 1961
SOB1601I'm A Fool To Care
SOB1602I Got A Feeling

1601   Barbara Long - Trolley Song / Where Is Lonesome

Billy Howell (trumpet) Booker Ervin (tenor sax) Nat Phipps (piano) George Tucker (bass) Al Harewood (drums) Barbara Long (vocals)
Medallion Studio, Newark, NJ, January 5, 1961
SBL748Where Is Lonesome
same personnel
Medallion Studio, Newark, NJ, January 10, 1961
SBL757Trolley Song

1602   Frankie And The Flips - Pop Eye Twist / Devil Dog Rock

Frankie And The Flips
June, 1961
SFM6200Pop Eye Twist
SFM6201Devil Dog Rock

1603   Little Betty - Why Did You Do It / I May Be Wrong

Little Betty
June 23, 1961
SLB466Why Did You Do It
SLB467I May Be Wrong

1604   David Romaine - Marcheta / Teasin' Melody

David Romaine Orchestra
circa July, 1961???
SDR100Teasin' Melody
SDR101Marcheta

1605   Big Slim - Don't Cry Baby / I Got To Find My Baby

Bill Henry
June 23, 1961
SBH464Don't Cry Baby
SBH465I Got To Find My Baby

1606   Faye Adams - Step Up And Rescue Me / Cry You Crazy Heart

Faye Adams (vocals) and others
September 20, 1961
SFS920Step Up And Rescue Me
SFS921Cry You Crazy Heart

1607   Ivan Ward - The Clique / Baby Sitter

Ivan Ward
September, 1961
SCV711The Clique
SCV712Baby Sitter

1608   Sammy Cotton - Nobody / I'm True

Sammy Cotton (vocals)
October 2, 1961
SSC2102Nobody
SSC2103I'm True

1609   The Derbys - Lead Me On / A Travelin' Man

The Derbys
October 2, 1961
STD2104A Travelin' Man
STD2105Lead Me On

1610   no information

1611   Jesse Johnson - Can't Help It / Kissin'

Jesse Johnson
October 5, 1961
SSJ6517Kissin'
SSJ6519Can't Help It

1612   no information

1613   Maria Mae - Hic-Cups / She's Got You

Maria Mae (vocals) and others
August 7, 1962
SMN6455She's Got You
SMN6456Hic-Cups

1614   Clarence Palmer - Bad Boy / Is This The End

Earl Johnson (tenor sax, vocals) Allen Tinney (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Clarence Palmer (bass, vocals) Bobby Donaldson (drums) Pee Wee Tinney (vocals)
NYC, November 30, 1956
SJP6915Bad Boy
Earl Johnson (tenor sax) Allen Tinney (piano, vocals) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Pee Wee Tinney (guitar, drums, vocals) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Clarence Palmer (bass, vocals) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 10, 1957
SJB70030Is This The End

1615   Leonard Sues - Lollipops And Roses / Baby's Got Me Worried

Leonard Sues
October 31, 1962
SLS6532Lollipops And Roses
same personnel
December 10, 1962
SLS6573Baby's Got Me Worried

1616   Nappy Brown - Didn't You Know / I've Had My Fun

Nappy Brown (vocals) and others
August 21, 1961
SNB8422I've Had My Fun
same personnel
December 27, 1962
SNB6603Didn't You Know

1617   Little David - Home Is Where You Come / So Long

Gene Miller (trumpet) Andrew Love (tenor sax) Floyd Newman (baritone sax) Richard Shann (piano) Charles Freeman III (guitar) Lewis Steinberg (electric bass) Al Jackson (drums) Little David (David Porter) (vocals)
Memphis, TN, April 15, 1963
SLD63-130Home Is Where You Come
SLD63-132So Long

1618   Prince Gabe - Silly Willie / The Cricket

Prince Gabe (vocals)
Memphis, TN, April 16, 1963
SPG63-134Silly Willie
SPG63-136The Cricket

1619   Oboe - Tradin' Stamps / Mother-In-Law Trouble

Oboe
June, 1963
SOB63-189Tradin' Stamps
SOB63-190Mother-In-Law Trouble

1620   Ricky Leigh - To Find An Angel Like You / Why Do Little Girls Hurt Little Boys

Ricky Leigh
September 13, 1963
SRL63-268To Find An Angel Like You
SRL63-269Why Do Little Girls Hurt Little Boys

1621   Nappy Brown - So Glad I Don't Have To Cry No More / Lock On The Door

Nappy Brown (vocals) and others
August 21, 1961
SNB8423So Glad I Don't Have To Cry No More
SNB8424Lock On The Door

1622   Little David - Crawlin' And Pleadin' / A Work Of Art

Gene Miller (trumpet) Andrew Love (tenor sax) Floyd Newman (baritone sax) Richard Shann (piano) Charles Freeman III (guitar) Lewis Steinberg (electric bass) Al Jackson (drums) Little David (David Porter) (vocals)
Memphis, TN, April 15, 1963
SLD63-131Crawlin' And Pleadin'
SLD63-133A Work Of Art

1623   Mike Shapiro - Harlem Nocturne / Comin' Home Baby

Mike Shapiro
circa April, 1964???
SMS64-186Harlem Nocturne
SMS64-187Comin' Home Baby

1624   Clive Nickerson - He's Coming Back Again / F' Days

Clive Nickerson
September 24, 1964
SCN64-289He's Coming Back Again
SCN64-290F' Days

1625   Ed Pauling - Soul House / Time For Everything

Ed Pauling
circa November, 1964???
SEP64-373Time For Everything
SEP64-374Soul House

1626   Clive Nickerson - Be Still / Big Bob

Clive Nickerson
September 24, 1964
SCN64-288Big Bob
SCN64-291Be Still

Savoy 45-1800 series (7 inch 45 rpm)

45-1800   not used

45-1801   Bobby Donaldson - Surrey With The Fringe On Top / Oh, What A Beautiful Morning

Rex Stewart (cornet) Emmett Berry (trumpet) Vic Dickenson (trombone) Buster Bailey (clarinet) Red Richards (piano) John "Bucky" Pizzarelli (guitar) Al Lucas (bass) Bobby Donaldson (drums)
NYC, May 22, 1958
Surrey With The Fringe On Top
Oh, What A Beautiful Morning

45-1802   A.K. Salim - Blu-Shout / Blue Boy

Nat Adderley (cornet) Paul Cohen, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Buster Cooper (trombone) Phil Woods (alto sax) Seldon Powell (tenor sax, flute) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Oscar Dennard (piano) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) George Duvivier (bass) Granville Hogan (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, October 6, 1958
Blu-Shout
Blue Boy

45-1803   Wilbur Harden - Whistle A Happy Tune / I Have Dreamed

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, trumpet) Tommy Flanagan (piano, celeste) George Duvivier (bass) Granville Hogan (drums)
NYC, September 23 & 30, 1958
Whistle A Happy Tune
I Have Dreamed

45-1804   A.K. Salim - Pay Day / Joy Box

Nat Adderley (cornet) Paul Cohen, Joe Wilder (trumpet) Buster Cooper (trombone) Phil Woods (alto sax) Seldon Powell (tenor sax, flute) Sahib Shihab (baritone sax) Oscar Dennard (piano) Eddie Costa (piano, vibes) George Duvivier (bass) Granville Hogan (drums) A.K. Salim (arranger, director)
NYC, October 6, 1958
Pay Day
Joy Box

45-1805   no information