Savoy Records Discography: 1962

1962 (20th anniversary)

Primitive Jazz Quartet

Leah Ananda, Budhiyana, Ronald Peblery, Walter Williams (unknown instruments)
January 2, 1962
6169House Of The SunSavoy unissued
6170Etherial Waters-
6171Venetian Lights-
6172Nep Tune-
6173Moon Watch-
6174Adam Bomb-
6175The Golden City-
6176Rejuvination-
6177Pretty Sounds Are-

James Cleveland With The Gospel Chimes

James Cleveland (vocals) The Gospel Chimes
January 6, 1962
SJC6178He's Sweeter Than The Day BeforeSavoy MG 14052
SJC6179Walking With The King-
SJC6180Sit Down ServantSavoy 4176, MG 14052
SJC6181Oh How WonderfulSavoy MG 14052
SJC6182It's Well With My SoulSavoy 4185, MG 14052
SJC6183Come By Hereunissued
SJC6184It Will Be GlorySavoy 4185, MG 14052
SJC6185A Little Talk With Jesusunissued
SJC6186Just As Sweet As He Can BeSavoy MG 14052, MG 14079
SJC6187My Jesus' Love Just Bubbles OverSavoy MG 14052
SJC6188In The Twinkling Of An Eye-
SJC6189There Is No Failure In GodSavoy 4176, MG 14052
* Savoy MG 14052   James Cleveland With The Gospel Chimes - There Is No Failure In God
* Savoy MG 14079   Various Artists - Christmas With The Gospel Stars
* Savoy 4176   James Cleveland With The Gospel Chimes - There Is No Failure In God / Sit Down Servant
* Savoy 4185   The Gospel Chimes - It Will Be Glory / It's Well With My Soul

The Voices Of Jordan

The Voices Of Jordan (vocal group)
January 8, 1962
SVJ6190Black RaceSavoy unissued
SVJ6191Mary, Martha And LazarusGospel 1065, MG 3011
SVJ6192He's Good To MeGospel MG 3011
SVJ6193Rock The Cradle-
SVJ6194Everything's All Right-
SVJ6195Evening ShadesGospel 1065, MG 3011
SVJ6196Talk To JesusGospel MG 3011
* Gospel MG 3011   The Voices Of Jordan - Mary, Martha And Lazarus
* Gospel 1065   The Voices Of Jordan - Mary, Martha And Lazarus / Evening Shades

Primitive Jazz Quartet

Leah Ananda, Budhiyana, Ronald Peblery, Walter Williams (unknown instruments)
January 9, 1962
6197KamakuraSavoy unissued
6198Winding Again-
6199Pow Wow-
6200Moon Watch (remake)-
6201Adam Bomb (remake)-
6202Congolia-
6203Three Blind Mice-
6204Shadrack-

The Joy Harmonizers

The Joy Harmonizers
January 17, 1962
6205Live For JesusSavoy unissued
6206Answer To Your Name-
6207Try Jesus-
6208Where Could I Go-
6209Put Your Trust In Jesus-
6210Getting Ready-

Rev. J.C. Crawford

Rev. J.C. Crawford (sermon, singing) with the congregation of Beulah Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey
January 22, 1962
SRC6211AA Nail In A Sure Place, Part 1Gospel MG 3012
SRC6211BA Nail In A Sure Place, Part 2-
* Gospel MG 3012   Rev. J.C. Crawford - A Nail Is A Sure Place

The Gospel Clefs

unknown (organ, piano, drums, tambourine) The Gospel Clefs, Leon Lumpkins, Rev. Huston, Enoch Franklin, Joe DeLoach, Robert Byrd, Raymond Andrews (vocal group)
January 24, 1962
SGC6212Be Still My SoulSavoy 4175, MG 14053
SGC6213I Prayed And Got ReligionSavoy MG 14053
SGC6214Somewhere-
SGC6215Stand The StormSavoy 4175, MG 14053
SGC6216Let The Lord Come InSavoy 4197, MG 14053
SGC6217Abide With MeSavoy MG 14053
* Savoy MG 14053   The Gospel Clefs - So Good
* Savoy 4175   The Gospel Clefs - Be Still My Soul / Stand The Storm
* Savoy 4197   The Gospel Clefs - You Can Talk To God / Let The Lord Come In

The Smith Sisters

The Smith Sisters (female vocal group)
January 26, 1962
SSS6218I've Never Seen The Righteous ForsakenRegent 209, MG 6109
SSS6219Lord Be MercifulRegent MG 6109
SSS6220Use Me LordSavoy unissued
SSS6221Lord, Send The RainRegent 209, MG 6109
SSS6222Stop And Read It, Part 1 & 2Regent MG 6109
SSS6223Jesus Whispers To Me-
* Regent MG 6109   The Smith Sisters - Send The Rain
* Regent 209   The Smith Sisters - I've Never Seen The Righteous Forsaken / Lord, Send The Rain

Jimmy Jones And The Sensationals

Jimmy Jones (vocals) The Sensationals
January 30, 1962
SJJ6224I Can't Begin To Tell YouSavoy 4174, MG 14057
SJJ6225In The Storm-
SJJ6226Lead Me OnSavoy 4234, MG 14057
SJJ6227Want To Die EasySavoy MG 14057
SJJ6228So HighSavoy 4234, MG 14057
SJJ6229Family PrayerSavoy MG 14057
* Savoy MG 14057   Jimmy Jones And The Sensationals - What The Lord Has Done For Me
* Savoy 4234   Jimmy Jones - Lead Me On / So High
* Savoy 4174   Jimmy Jones And The Sensationals - I Can't Begin To Tell You / In The Storm

The Bibletones

The Bibletones (vocal group)
January 31, 1962
STB6230Hands Of The LordGospel MG 3018
STB6231This Time Another Year-
STB6232On The BattlefieldGospel 1066, MG 3018
STB6233Journey Home-
* Gospel MG 3018   The Bibletones - You Know My Heart
* Gospel 1066   The Bibletones - On The Battlefield / Journey Home

The Murrie Singers

unknown (organ, piano, drums, tambourine) Roscoe Myers, Roy Rogers, Russell Henry, Andrew Roach, Donald Johnson, Rufus Brown (vocal group)
January 31, 1962
SMS6234Troublin' MindSharp LP 2012
SMS6235John The Revelator-
SMS6236I'll Go-
SMS6237Said He Would Move-
SMS6238JewelsSharp 623, LP 2012
SMS6239When You Pray-
* Sharp LP 2012   The Murrie Singers - Jewels
* Sharp 623   The Murrie Singers - When You Pray / Jewels

The Roberta Martin Singers

Roberta Martin, Eugene Smith, Gloria Griffin, Archie Dennis (vocal group) and others
February 1, 1962
SRM6240It Was The BloodSavoy 4173, MG 14054
SRM6241Walk On By FaithSavoy MG 14054, SGL 7018
SRM6242Out Of The DepthsSavoy 4173
SRM6243You've Been Truly BlessedSavoy MG 14054
SRM6244Is It Nothing To You-
SRM6245Look Up And Live-
* Savoy MG 14054   The Roberta Martin Singers - It Was The Blood
* Savoy SGL 7018   The Best Of The Roberta Martin Singers
* Savoy 4173   The Roberta Martin Singers - Out Of The Depths / It Was The Blood

Pete Cook And The Darlettes

Pete Cook And The Darlettes
February 1, 1962
SPC6246Take It And GitSavoy unissued
SPC6247You Made A Promise-

Marie Foster

Marie Foster
February 1, 1962
SMF6248Praying For A New LoveSavoy unissued
SMF6249Let's Love In The Moonlight-

Cousin Lykes

Cousin Lykes
February 1, 1962
SCL6250AWelfareSavoy unissued
SCL6250BIn My Heart-

The Roberta Martin Singers

Roberta Martin, Eugene Smith, Gloria Griffin, Archie Dennis (vocal group) and others
February 2, 1962
SRM6251I Hear GodSavoy MG 14054
SRM6252Out Of The DepthsSavoy MG 14054, SGL 7018
SRM6253No Other Help I KnowSavoy 4181, MG 14054, MG 14221, SGL 7018
SRM6254I Shall Know HimSavoy MG 14054, MG 14221
SRM6255The Least That I Can DoSavoy MG 14054
SRM6256He Included Meunissued
SRM6257He Brought Me OutSavoy 4181
* Savoy MG 14054   The Roberta Martin Singers - It Was The Blood
* Savoy SGL 7018   The Best Of The Roberta Martin Singers
* Savoy MG 14221   The Roberta Martin Memorial Album - The Unforgettable Voice Of Roberta Martin
* Savoy 4181   The Roberta Martin Singers - No Other Help I Know / He Brought Me Out

The Royal Silvertones

The Royal Silvertones (vocal group)
February 5, 1962
SRS6258The Patience Of JobRegent 216, MG 6112
SRS6259Build Me A CabinSharp 625; Regent MG 6112
SRS6260Wait On The LordRegent MG 6112
SRS6261Saviour Don't Pass Me BySharp 625; Regent MG 6112
SRS6262Jesus I Love Your NameRegent 216, MG 6112
SRS6263He Will Remember MeSavoy unissued
* Regent MG 6112   The Royal Silvertones - Jesus I Love You
* Regent 216   The Royal Silvertones - The Patience Of Job / Jesus I Love Your Name
* Sharp 625   The Royal Silvertones - Saviour Don't Pass Me By / Build Me A Cabin

The Sally Jenkins Singers

The Sally Jenkins Singers (vocal group)
February 7, 1962
SJS6264Help Me To Run This RaceSharp LP 2015
SJS6265Some DaySharp 624, LP 2015
SJS6266I've Done What You Told Me To Do-
SJS6267Looking For A HomeSharp LP 2015
SJS6268Fight On-
SJS6269How I Love Jesus-
* Sharp LP 2015   The Sally Jenkins Singers - Run This Race
* Sharp 624   The Sally Jenkins Singers - I've Done What You Told Me To Do / Some Day

Little Lucy Smith

Lucy Smith (organ)
February 8, 1962
SLS6270Yes Jesus Loves MeSavoy MG 14056
SLS6271When The Saints Go Marching Inunissued
SLS6272Just To Behold His FaceSavoy MG 14056
SLS6273What A Friend We Have In Jesus-
SLS6274Everytime If Feel The Spirit-
SLS6275God Be With You-
SLS6276What A Blessing In Jesus I Found-
SLS6277Jesus Lover Of My Soul-
SLS6278He Knows How Much We Can Bear-
SLS6279He'll Understand And Say Well Done-
SLS6280God Will Take Care Of You-
SLS6281Amazing Graceunissued
SLS6282On The Battlefield-
* Savoy MG 14056   Little Lucy Smith At The Organ

The Sons Of Thunder

The Sons Of Thunder
February 8, 1962
SST6283Going To The CityRegent 210
SST6284I Don't Want To Be AloneRegent 218
SST6285I'll Get My CrownRegent 210
SST6286Please Answer MeSavoy unissued
SST6287Since I Pity You-
SST6288Close Of The DayRegent 218
* Regent 210   The Sons Of Thunder - I'll Get My Crown / Going To The City
* Regent 218   The Mighty Sons Of Thunder - I Don't Want To Be Alone / Close Of The Day

Rev. J.A. Tomlin Choir

Rev. J.A. Tomlin Choir
February 14, 1962
STC6289A Christmas JourneySavoy unissued
STC6290He Is The Answer To All Things-
STC6291Don't Listen To A LiarSharp 626
STC6292Sing Amen-
STC6293He Lifted MeSavoy unissued
STC6294Amazing Grace-
* Sharp 626   Rev. J.A. Tomlin Choir - Don't Listen To A Liar / Sing Amen

The Gospel Messengers

The Gospel Messengers
February 28, 1962
SGM6295The Man From GalileeSavoy unissued
SGM6296Lord Let Me WalkSharp LP 2017
SGM6297No RoomSavoy unissued
SGM6298Walking With JesusSharp 628, LP 2017
SGM6299How Blessed You AreSharp LP 2017
SGM6300WaitingSharp 628, LP 2017
* Sharp LP 2017   The Gospel Messengers - His Love
* Sharp 628   The Gospel Messengers - Walking With Jesus / Waiting

The Southern Stars

The Southern Stars
March 5, 1962
SSS6301Jesus Is WaitingGospel 5812
SSS6302All Power-
SSS6303SaintsSavoy unissued
SSS6304Old Death-
* Gospel 5812   The Southern Stars - Jesus Is Waiting / All Power

The Murrie Singers

unknown (organ, piano, drums, tambourine) Roscoe Myers, Roy Myers, Russell Henry, Andrew Roach, Donald Johnson, Rufus Brown (vocal group)
March 8, 1962
SMS6305He CaresSharp LP 2012
SMS6306Just Like JesusSavoy unissued
SMS6307I'm SavedSharp LP 2012
SMS6308When He Calls My Name-
SMS6309Would You Live For Jesus-
SMS6310Jesus Got A Hold On MeSavoy unissued
* Sharp LP 2012   The Murrie Singers - Jewels

The Ellison Singers

The Ellison Singers (vocal group)
March 12, 1962
SES6311He's Holding MeSharp 627, LP 2014
SES6312Open Up Your HeartSharp 635, LP 2014
SES6313Can You HideSharp LP 2014
SES6314This Is The DaySharp 635, LP 2014
SES6315In The Upper RoomSharp 627
SES6316Who Is This ManSharp LP 2014
* Sharp LP 2014   The Ellison Singers - This Is The Day
* Sharp 627   The Ellison Singers - In The Upper Room / He's Holding Me
* Sharp 635   The Ellison Singers - This Is The Day / Open Up Your Heart

The Blind Boys Of Alabama

The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Clarence Fountain, John Fields (vocals) and others (vocal group)
March 14, 1962
SBB6317Bless Me JesusGospel 1074
SBB6318I BelieveGospel 1082, MG 3013
SBB6319Holy Ghost Fell On Me (aka Blessed, Blessed)Gospel 1067
SBB6320Oh Some DayGospel 1074, MG 3013
SBB6321Too CloseGospel 1082, MG 3013
SBB6322Come To JesusGospel 1067, MG 3013; Savoy MG 14079, MG 14104, SGL 7022
* Gospel MG 3013   The Blind Boys Of Alabama - God's Promise
* Savoy MG 14079   Various Artists - Christmas With The Gospel Stars
* Savoy MG 14104   Various Artists - Great Golden Gospel Hits, Vol. 2
* Savoy SGL 7022   Various Artists - Golden Gospel Jubilee - 20 Greatest Hits
* Gospel 1074   The Blind Boys Of Alabama - Bless Me Jesus / Oh Some Day
* Gospel 1082   The Blind Boys Of Alabama - Too Close / I Believe
* Gospel 1067   The Blind Boys Of Alabama - Holy Ghost Fell On Me / Come To Jesus

The Gospel Chimes

The Gospel Chimes, including Jessy Dixon (vocal group)
March 24, 1962
SGC6323To Jesus I'll GoSavoy 4177, MG 14055
SGC6324A Little Talk With JesusSavoy MG 14055
SGC6325In The Sweet By And By-
SGC6326Jesus Will Never Let You Down-
SGC6327Father, I Stretch My Hand To TheeSavoy 4177, MG 14055
SGC6328Give Me JesusSavoy MG 14055
* Savoy MG 14055   The Gospel Chimes - Father, I Stretch My Hand To Thee
* Savoy 4177   The Gospel Chimes - To Jesus I'll Go / Father, I Stretch My Hand To Thee

The Gospel Chimes

The Gospel Chimes, including Jessy Dixon (vocal group): same personnel
March 27, 1962
SGC6329Don't Give UpSavoy MG 14055
SGC6330Let Nothing Disturb Your Faith-
SGC6331Trying To Make Heaven My Home-
SGC6332Hark The Voiceunissued
SGC6333Flaying AwaySavoy MG 14055
SGC6334Going On With Jesusunissued
* Savoy MG 14055   The Gospel Chimes - Father, I Stretch My Hand To Thee

Bill Barron Quintet

Bill Barron, Booker Ervin (tenor sax) Kenny Barron (piano) Larry Ridley (bass) Andrew Cyrille (drums)
Medallion Studio, Newark, NJ, March 31, 1962
SBB6335Bill's BoogieSavoy MG 12183
SBB6336Groovin'-
SBB6337Now's The Time-
SBB6338A Cool One-
SBB6339Jelly Roll-
SBB6340Playhouse March-
SBB6341Billie's BounceSavoy SJL 1160
SBB6342Work SongSavoy MG 12183
* Savoy MG 12183   The Tenor Of Bill Barron - Hot Line
= Savoy SJL 1160   The Tenors Of Bill Barron, Booker Ervin - The Hot Line

The Famous Davis Sisters

Ruth Davis, Alfreda Davis, Audrey Davis, Thelma Davis, Jackie Verdell (vocal group) and others
April 4, 1962
SDS6343Near The End Of TimeSavoy MG 14051
SDS6344Leaving All To Follow Jesus-
SDS6345I Want You To MoveSavoy MG 14051, MG 14250
SDS6346There's A God SomewhereSavoy MG 14051
SDS6347Lord Here I Am-
SDS6347-BThe Memories Still Linger-
* Savoy MG 14051   The Famous Davis Sisters - Earnestly Praying
* Savoy MG 14250   The Davis Sisters - Ruth Davis Memorial Album

The Gospel Redeemers

The Gospel Redeemers (female vocal group) led by Clara Walker
April 9, 1962
SGR6348He Did, Did YouRegent MG 6110
SGR6349What Tomorrow Will Bring-
SGR6350Walk With The Savior-
SGR6351Wrapped, Tied And Tangled-
SGR6352I've Been ChangedRegent 214
SGR6353I'll Be So Glad-
* Regent MG 6110   The Gospel Redeemers - The Lord Is The Master
* Regent 214   The Gospel Redeemers - I've Been Changed / I'll Be So Glad

Robert Anderson

Robert Anderson (piano, vocals) and others
April 12, 1962
SRA6354In Times Like TheseSavoy 4179, MG 14073
SRA6355The Only HopeSavoy 4179, MG 14073, MG 14104
SRA6356He Will RememberSavoy MG 14073
SRA6357For Sparing Meunissued
SRA6358I Cannot Fail The LordSavoy MG 14073
SRA6359Holding My Savior's Handunissued
* Savoy MG 14073   Robert Anderson - In Times Like These
* Savoy MG 14104   Various Artists - Great Golden Gospel Hits, Vol. 2
* Savoy 4179   Robert Anderson - The Only Hope / In Times Like These

Myrtle Jackson

unknown (organ, piano, drums, tambourine) Myrtle Jackson (vocals)
April 13, 1962
SMJ6360Christ Lives In My SoulSavoy 4178
SMJ6361My Hope Is Built On TheeSavoy 4178, MG 14074
SMJ6362Come Ye DisconsolateSavoy MG 14074
SMJ6363Keep On Praying-
SMJ6364I'll Work For The Lord-
SMJ6365He Didn't Mid Dyingunissued
* Savoy MG 14074   Myrtle Jackson - Songs Of Hope
* Savoy 4178   Myrtle Jackson - My Hope Is Built On Thee / Christ Lives In My Soul

The North Philadelphia Juniors

The North Philadelphia Juniors (mixed vocal group)
April 23, 1962
SNP6366Stay With MeSharp LP 2013
SNP6367In The Building-
SNP6368Running Won't Be In Vain-
SNP6369A Grave Can't Hod My Body DownSharp 630, LP 2013
SNP6370Doing All The Good We CanSharp LP 2013
SNP6371Got To Go To The Judgement-
* Sharp LP 2013   The North Philadelphia Juniors - In The Building
* Sharp 630   The North Philadelphia Juniors - Battle Axe / A Grave Can't Hod My Body Down

Abner Jay

Abner Jay
May 9, 1962
SAJ6372Mr. RattoffSavoy unissued
SAJ6373I Don't Want To Milk The Cow-
SAJ6374Plum Nellie-
SAJ6375Run Man Run-
SAJ637699 Years In Jail-
SAJ6377I Want To Be Ready-

Willie Green

Willie Green
May 14, 1962
SGW6378Meet Me In The CitySavoy unissued
SGW6379He'll Answer You-

The Davis Sisters

Ruth Davis, Alfreda Davis, Audrey Davis, Thelma Davis, Jackie Verdell (vocal group) and others
May 16, 1962
SDS6380I'm Savedunissued
SDS6381My Soul Is WitnessSavoy MG 14061
SDS6382Man Has To Lay Down And Die (as Man Got To Lay Down And Die)-
SDS6383Somewhere In Glory-
SDS6384He's My Precious KingSavoy MG 14061, DBL 7017
SDS6385My Soul Says YesSavoy MG 14061
* Savoy MG 14061   The Davis Sisters, Vol. 2 - Somewhere In Glory
* Savoy DBL 7017   The Best Of The Davis Sisters

Mary Brown

Mary Brown
May 21, 1962
SMB6386The JudgementSavoy unissued
SMB6387My Divine Saviour-

The Davis Sisters

Ruth Davis, Alfreda Davis, Audrey Davis, Thelma Davis, Jackie Verdell (vocal group) and others
May 23, 1962
SDS6388To Be Like Himunissued
SDS6389Remember MeSavoy MG 14061
SDS6390I Know The Lord-
SDS6391Doing All The Good We Can-
SDS6392TiredSavoy MG 14061, DBL 7017
SDS6393Can't Do Nothing Till He ComesSavoy MG 14061
* Savoy MG 14061   The Davis Sisters, Vol. 2 - Somewhere In Glory
* Savoy DBL 7017   The Best Of The Davis Sisters

Tommy Brown Gospel Singers

Tommy Brown Gospel Singers (vocal group)
June 21, 1962
STB6394Once I'm In His CareGospel MG 3014
STB6395Don't Wonder About Him-
STB6396When The Saints Go Marching InSavoy unissued
STB6397Come On In The RoomGospel MG 3014
STB6398Come On In The ArkSavoy unissued
STB6399I'm A PilgrimGospel MG 3014
* Gospel MG 3014   The Tommy Brown Singers - I'm A Pilgrim

Rev. Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux

Elder Solomon Michaux (preaching) Mrs. Mary Michaux (vocals) Radio Church Of God Choir and band (service)
June 24, 1962
SEM6400Happy Am I:Savoy MG 14058
Introduction-
Glory-
Sermonette-
On The Jericho Road-
Some Glorious Morning-
When Jesus Comes Again-
Jesus, My Co-Pilot-
We'll See Our Saviour-
The Great Coronation-
Sermon-
Amen-
Everybody Will Be Happy Over There-
* Savoy MG 14058   Rev. Elder Lightfoot Solomon Michaux - The 'Happy Am I'

James Cleveland And The Angelic Choir

James Cleveland (vocals, sermon) The Angelic Choir (choir) led by Rev. Lawrence Roberts
July 1, 1962
SJC6401It All Belongs To My FatherSavoy 4315, MG 14059
SJC6402Christ Is The AnswerSavoy MG 14059
SJC6403He's So Good-
SJC6404Won't Take It Back-
SJC6405Jesus Will Bring Things OutSavoy 4182, MG 14059
SJC6406It's In My HeartSavoy 4315, MG 14059
SJC6407Trust HimSavoy 4182, MG 14059, MG 14104
SJC6408He's Got Everything You Needunissued
SJC6409Let Jesus Lead You-
SJC6410Only BelieveSavoy MG 14059
SJC6411Cross That River-
* Savoy MG 14059   James Cleveland With The Angelic Choir - This Sunday In Person!
* Savoy MG 14104   Various Artists - Great Golden Gospel Hits, Vol. 2
* Savoy 4315   James Cleveland And The Angelic Choir - It's In My Heart / It All Belongs To My Father
* Savoy 4182   James Cleveland And The Angelic Choir - Trust Him / Jesus Will Bring Things Out

The Ellison Singers

The Ellison Singers (vocal group)
July 2, 1962
SES6412Jesus KnowsSharp LP 2014
SES6413Have You Been Baptized-
SES6414Christ Shall Watch-
SES6415Talk It Over-
SES6416BelieveSavoy unissued
SES6417Watch And Pray-
* Sharp LP 2014   The Ellison Singers - This Is The Day

The Ward Singers

Gertrude Ward, Clara Ward, Thelma Bumpess, Vermettya Royster, and others (vocal group) and others
July 5, 1962
SWS6418Let The Train Roll EasySavoy MG 14060
SWS6419Who Is ItSavoy 4196, MG 14060
SWS6420Just Over The HorizonSavoy MG 14060
SWS6421Move AlongSavoy 4196, MG 14060
SWS6422Don't Let This Harvest PassSavoy MG 14060
SWS6423Great Judgement MorningSavoy MG 14060, DBL 7015
* Savoy MG 14060   The Famous Ward Singers - Just Over The Horizon
* Savoy DBL 7015   The Best Of The Ward Singers
* Savoy 4196   The Famous Ward Singers - Who Is It / Move Along

The Christones

The Christones (vocal group)
July 11, 1962
SCT6424If I Could Hear My Mother PraySharp 629
SCT6425It's Me LordSharp 637
SCT6426I Love To Call His Name-
SCT6427FaithSharp 629
SCT6428Trying To Be What You Have Me To BeSavoy unissued
SCT6429I Feel Better-
* Sharp 629   The Christones - If I Could Hear My Mother Pray / Faith
* Sharp 637   The Christones - It's Me Lord / I Love To Call His Name

The Newberry Singers

The Newberry Singers (vocal group) Of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
July 18, 1962
SNS6430How Much Do I Love HimGospel MG 3019
SNS6431I've Just Made It-
SNS6432The Lord's So Good To MeGospel 1070, MG 3019
SNS6433Tell ItGospel MG 3019
SNS6434I Call Jesus-
SNS6435My Trouble Will Soon Be OverGospel 1070, MG 3019
* Gospel MG 3019   The Newberry Singers - When He Descends
* Gospel 1070   The Newberry Singers Of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - The Lord's So Good To Me / My Trouble Will Soon Be Over

The Sally Jenkins Singers

The Sally Jenkins Singers (vocal group)
July 18, 1962
SJS6436Get My Mansion ReadySharp LP 2015
SJS6437I Love You Jesus-
SJS6438Blow GabrielSavoy unissued
SJS6439On Life's Stormy SeaSharp LP 2015
SJS6440Serve Him Until I DieSavoy unissued
SJS6441Standing At The Ferry-
* Sharp LP 2015   The Sally Jenkins Singers - Run This Race

The Imperial Gospel Singers

The Imperial Gospel Singers (vocal group)
July 25, 1962
SIG6442He Watches Over His ChildrenGospel 1075
SIG6443Leave It All To HimGospel 1068, MG 3015
SIG6444He's Everything To MeGospel MG 3015
SIG6445Shall Be SavedGospel 1075, MG 3015
SIG6446The SowerGospel 1068, MG 3015
SIG6447Keep OnSavoy unissued
* Gospel MG 3015   The Imperial Gospel Singers - The Sower
* Gospel 1075   The Imperial Gospel Singers - Shall Be Saved / He Watches Over His Children
* Gospel 1068   The Imperial Gospel Singers - Leave It All To Him / The Sower

Tommy Brown Gospel Singers

Tommy Brown Gospel Singers (vocal group)
July 30, 1962
STB6448Holding To God's HandGospel MG 3014
STB6449Lord Answer Your Child-
STB6450I'll Surrender All-
STB6451I Heard Him When He Called MeGospel 1069, MG 3014
STB6452Just As I AmGospel MG 3014
STB6453See God Face To FaceGospel 1069, MG 3014
* Gospel MG 3014   The Tommy Brown Singers - I'm A Pilgrim
* Gospel 1069   The Tommy Brown Singers - See God Face To Face / I Heard Him When He Called Me

Maria Mae

Maria Mae (vocals) and others
August 7, 1962
SMN6454It's Written In Your Eyesunissued
SMN6455She's Got YouSavoy 1613
SMN6456Hic-Cups-
SMN6457Once In A Whileunissued
* Savoy 1613   Maria Mae - Hic-Cups / She's Got You

The Bibletones

The Bibletones (vocal group)
August 15, 1962
SBT6458Bread Of HeavenGospel MG 3018
SBT6459Tell Me-
SBT6460Tell The Angels-
SBT6461I've Got ItGospel 1072, MG 3018
SBT6462There's A GodGospel MG 3018
SBT6463You Know My HeartGospel 1072, MG 3018
* Gospel MG 3018   The Bibletones - You Know My Heart
* Gospel 1072   The Bibletones - I've Got It / You Know My Heart

Paul Bley Trio

Paul Bley (piano) Steve Swallow (bass) Pete La Roca (drums)
Medallion Studio, Newark, NJ, August 17, 1962
SPB6464FloaterSavoy MG 12182, SJL 1148
SPB6465When Will The Blues Leave-
SPB6466These Foolish Thingsunissued
SPB6467Around AgainSavoy MG 12182, SJL 1148
SPB6468Turnsrejected
SPB6469StereophrenicSavoy SJL 1148
SPB6470Crossroads (as The Circle With The Hole In The Middle)Savoy SJL 2235, SJL 1148
* Savoy MG 12182   Paul Bley - Footloose!
= BYG (F) 529.114   Paul Bley - Footloose
* Savoy SJL 1148   Paul Bley With Steve Swallow And Pete La Roca - Floater
* Savoy SJL 2235   Various Artists - New Music - 2nd Wave

The Gospel Messengers

The Gospel Messengers
August 21, 1962
SGM6471Great Is Thy NameSharp LP 2017
SGM6472Take The Lord Along With You-
SGM6473Joy Like A RiverSharp 631, LP 2017
SGM6474What World You DoSharp LP 2017
SGM6475He'll Do For You-
SGM6476His LoveSharp 631, LP 2017
* Sharp LP 2017   The Gospel Messengers - His Love
* Sharp 631   The Gospel Messengers - Joy Like A River / His Love

The Gospel Harmonettes

Dorothy Love, Mildred Miller, Willie Mae Newberry, Lilian McGriff, and others (vocal group)
September 11, 1962
SGH6477That Kind Of GodSavoy 4233, MG 14062
SGH6478You Can't Get BySavoy MG 14062
SGH6479Daniel's StoneSavoy 4183, MG 14062
SGH6480It's Going To Rain, Part 1Savoy 4198, MG 14062
SGH6481It's Going To Rain, Part 2-
SGH6482Royal Telephoneunissued
SGH6483Heaven My Final GoalSavoy MG 14062
* Savoy MG 14062   The Original Gospel Harmonettes - My Father's Children
* Savoy 4233   The Gospel Harmonettes - That Kind Of God / How Much More
* Savoy 4183   The Gospel Harmonettes - Daniel's Stone / My Father's Children
* Savoy 4198   The Gospel Harmonettes - It's Going To Rain, Part 1 & 2

The Gospel Harmonettes

Dorothy Love, Mildred Miller, Willie Mae Newberry, Lilian McGriff, and others (vocal group): same personnel
September 12, 1962
SGH6484My Father's ChildrenSavoy 4183, MG 14062
SGH6485Prayer For DeliveranceSavoy MG 14062
SGH6486Jesus The Rock (Jesus Is A Rock)-
SGH6487Hide Me Jesus-
SGH6488How Much MoreSavoy 4233, MG 14062
* Savoy MG 14062   The Original Gospel Harmonettes - My Father's Children
* Savoy 4233   The Gospel Harmonettes - That Kind Of God / How Much More
* Savoy 4183   The Gospel Harmonettes - Daniel's Stone / My Father's Children

The Caravans

James Herndon (piano, vocals) unknown (organ, drums) Albertina Walker, Cassietta George, Shirley Caesar, Delores Washington, Josephine Howard (vocal group)
September 13, 1962
SGC6489Remember Me Oh LordGospel 1071, MG 3016; Savoy MG 14165, DBL 7012
SGC6490I Don't Need Nobody ElseGospel MG 3016
SGC6491It's Good To Know JesusGospel 1098, MG 3016
SGC6492The Blood Will Never Lose Its PowerGospel 1098, MG 3016; Savoy DBL 7012
SGC6493No, Never Left AloneGospel 1083
SGC6494He Sits HighGospel MG 3016
SGC6495Jesus I'll Never ForgetGospel 1077, MG 3016; Savoy MG 14202
SGC6496See How The Lord Has Kept MeGospel 1077, MG 3016
SGC6497He First Loved MeGospel MG 3016; Savoy MG 14202
SGC6498Behold The Beauties Of The LordGospel 1083
SGC6499One Of These DaysSavoy unissued
SGC6500I Won't Be BackGospel 1071, MG 3016; Savoy MG 14104, DBL 7012, SGL 7022
SGC6501Yes I've Met JesusGospel MG 3016
* Gospel MG 3016   The Caravans - I Won't Be Back
* Savoy MG 14165   Various Artists - Great Golden Gospel Hits, Vol. 3
* Savoy DBL 7012   The Best Of The Caravans
* Savoy MG 14202   The Best Of Shirley Caesar With The Caravans
* Savoy MG 14104   Various Artists - Great Golden Gospel Hits, Vol. 2
* Savoy SGL 7022   Various Artists - Golden Gospel Jubilee - 20 Greatest Hits
* Gospel 1071   The Caravans - I Won't Be Back / Remember Me Oh Lord
* Gospel 1098   The Caravans - It's Good To Know Jesus / The Blood Will Never Lose Its Power
* Gospel 1083   The Caravans - Behold The Beauties Of The Lord / No, Never Left Alone
* Gospel 1077   The Caravans - Jesus I'll Never Forget / See How The Lord Has Kept Me

James Cleveland And The Angelic Choir

James Cleveland (vocals) The Angelic Choir (choir) led by Rev. Lawrence Roberts
September 14, 1962
SJC6501RedeemedSavoy 4188
SJC6502I'm Saved By The Bloodunissued
SJC6503Leave It ThereSavoy 4188
SJC6504I Believeunissued
SJC6505I'm His, He's Mine-
SJC6506Remember Me Oh Lord-
SJC6507The Blood-
SJC6508Let Jesus Lead You-
SJC6509Hold On-
SJC6510Jesus Is Alright With Me-
* Savoy 4188   James Cleveland And The Angelic Choir - Redeemed / Leave It There

The Smith Sisters

The Smith Sisters (female vocal group)
October 24, 1962
SSS6511V-I-C-T-O-R-YRegent 215, MG 6109
SSS6512Nobody KnowsRegent MG 6109
SSS6513Let's Get In The RaceRegent 215, MG 6109
SSS6514ThankfulRegent MG 6109
SSS6515He Laid His Hands On Me-
SSS6516Saved All DaySavoy unissued
* Regent MG 6109   The Smith Sisters - Send The Rain
* Regent 215   The Smith Sisters - V-I-C-T-O-R-Y / Let's Get In The Race

The Victory Choral Union Of Philadelphia

unknown (organ, piano, drums) The Victory Choral Union Of Philadelphia (choir) including Henry Lee, Willida Harris (vocals)
October 25, 1962
SVC6516For You And MeGospel MG 3017
SVC6517Old Time Religion-
SVC6518I'll Be ReadyGospel 1073, MG 3017
SVC6519I Just Rose To Tell YouGospel MG 3017
SVC6520To Know Him Is To Love Him-
SVC6521I Made A Vow-
SVC6522Look To Thee-
SVC6523Trust In Jesus-
SVC6524The Blood Done Signed My NameGospel 1073, MG 3017
SVC6525What He's Done For OthersGospel MG 3017
* Gospel MG 3017   The Victory Choral Union Of Philadelphia - I'll Be Ready
* Gospel 1073   The Victory Choral Union Of Philadelphia - The Blood Done Signed My Name / I'll Be Ready

The Swindell Brothers

The Swindell Brothers
October 31, 1962
SBB6526Prayer Changes ThingsSavoy MG 14064
SBB6527I've Tried-
SBB6528Pay DaySavoy 4184, MG 14064
SBB6529This Trouble Of Mine-
SBB6530On The Banks Of The RiverSavoy MG 14064
SBB6531Holy Numberunissued
* Savoy MG 14064   The Swindell Brothers And Rev. Johnnie Wilkerson, Vol. 1 - Trouble Of Mine
* Savoy 4184   The Swindell Brothers And Rev. Johnnie Wilkerson - This Trouble Of Mine / Pay Day

Leonard Sues

Leonard Sues
October 31, 1962
SLS6532Lollipops And RosesSavoy 1615; Regent MG 6114
SLS6533Paper DollRegent MG 6114
SLS6534My Blue Heaven-
SLS6535Near You-
SLS6536Makin' Whoopee-
SLS6537Peg O' My Heart-
* Regent MG 6114   Leonard Sues
* Savoy 1615   Leonard Sues - Lollipops And Roses / Baby's Got Me Worried

Archie Shepp - Bill Dixon Quartet

Bill Dixon (trumpet) Archie Shepp (tenor sax) Don Moore (bass -1,2,4) Reggie Workman (bass -3) Paul Cohen (drums -1,2,4) Howard McRae (drums -3)
NYC, October, 1962
1. 63-114TrioSavoy MG 12178
2. 63-115Quartet-
3. 63-116Peace-
4. 63-117Somewhere-
* Savoy MG 12178   Archie Shepp-Bill Dixon Quartet

The Bullock Brothers

The Bullock Brothers
November 6, 1962
SBB6538May The Lord Be With YouRegent 217
SBB6539Jesus Loves Me-
SBB6540It Was JesusSavoy unissued
SBB6541Come In The Building-
SBB6542Jesus Is All I Need-
SBB6543There's Been A Change In My Life-
* Regent 217   The Bullock Brothers - May The Lord Be With You / Jesus Loves Me

The Gospel Emeralds

The Gospel Emeralds
November 13, 1962
SGE6544Let Jesus Come Into Your HeartSharp LP 2018
SGE6545Lamb Of God-
SGE6546Run To Jesus In Secret Prayer-
SGE6547Blest Is He That ComethSharp 633, LP 2018
SGE6548When The Ship Comes InSharp LP 2018
SGE6549I Think The Lord-
* Sharp LP 2018   The Gospel Emeralds - Daniel
* Sharp 633   The Gospel Emeralds - Blest Is He That Cometh / Daniel

The Greater Harvest Baptist Church Choir

The Greater Harvest Baptist Church Choir
November 23, 1962
SGH6550The Lord's PrayerSharp LP 2016
SGH6551Couldn't Keep It To Myself-
SGH6552Without GodSharp 632, LP 2016
SGH6553Rise Up And WalkSavoy unissued
SGH6554What A Difference In My LifeSharp 632, LP 2016
SGH6555He Brought Me OutSavoy unissued
SGH6556Come On The Lord's SideSharp LP 2016
SGH6557Lord Done Something For Me-
SGH6558Pass Me Not Oh Gentle Saviour-
SGH6559I'm Glad I'm His Child-
SGH6560Beep Down In My Heart-
SGH6561Oh Lord Fix MeSavoy unissued
* Sharp LP 2016   The Greater Harvest Baptist Church Choir
* Sharp 632   The Greater Harvest Baptist Church Choir - Without God / What A Difference In My Life

The Ellison Singers

The Ellison Singers (vocal group)
November 27, 1962
SES6562As Long As I LiveSavoy unissued
SES6563He Is So Precious To Me-
SES6564With God's Love-
SES6565Nothing That God Can't Do-
SES6566Father Of Mercy-
SES6567There Is A Blessing-

The Swindell Brothers

The Swindell Brothers
late 1962?
Face The NationSavoy MG 14064
Like The Bible Said-
Together We Stand-
God Spoke To Me-
Movin' On-
* Savoy MG 14064   The Swindell Brothers And Rev. Johnnie Wilkerson, Vol. 1 - Trouble Of Mine

James Cleveland And The Angelic Choir

James Cleveland (vocals) The Angelic Choir (choir) led by Rev. Lawrence Roberts
December 9, 1962
SJC6574Sweet Hour Of Prayerunissued
DevotionSavoy MG 14063
SJC6575I'm His, He's Mine-
SJC6576Take Your Burdens To The Lord-
SJC6577Redeemed-
SJC6578Remember Me Oh Lord-
SJC6579How Great Thou Art-
SJC6580He's All Right With Me-
SJC6581Hold On-
SJC6582I'm Saved-
SJC6583The Bloodunissued
SJC6584Let Jesus Lead You-
* Savoy MG 14063   James Cleveland With The Angelic Choir, Vol. 2

Leonard Sues

Leonard Sues
December 10, 1962
SLS6568A Little KissRegent MG 6114
SLS6569Blue Moon-
SLS6570Bye Bye Blackbird-
SLS6571My Happiness-
SLS6572Goody Goody-
SLS6573Baby's Got Me WorriedSavoy 1615; Regent MG 6114
* Regent MG 6114   Leonard Sues
* Savoy 1615   Leonard Sues - Lollipops And Roses / Baby's Got Me Worried

James Cleveland

James Cleveland (vocals) and others
December 12, 1962
SJC6585He's So DivineSavoy MG 14068
SJC6586Pray When Things Go Wrong-
SJC6587Sweet Hour Of PrayerSavoy 4317, MG 14068
SJC6588You'll Never Walk AloneSavoy MG 14068
SJC6589I Come To The Garden-
SJC6590I Believeunissued
SJC6591JoshuaSavoy MG 14068
SJC6592Old Ship Of ZionSavoy 4317, MG 14068
SJC6593When The Saints Go Marching InSavoy MG 14068
SJC6594Down By The Riverside-
SJC6595Have A Little Talk With Jesus-
SJC6596The Lord Will Make A Wayunissued
* Savoy MG 14068   The Soul Of James Cleveland
* Savoy 4317   James Cleveland - Sweet Hour Of Prayer / Old Ship Of Zion

The Royal Silvertones

The Royal Silvertones (vocal group)
December 13, 1962
SRS6597Blessed QuietnessRegent MG 6112
SRS6598Rugged Fisherman-
SRS6599To My Blessed Home-
SRS6600How Much He Cares-
SRS6601Maybe The Way You Live-
SRS6602I've Got The Love Of JesusSavoy unissued
* Regent MG 6112   The Royal Silvertones - Jesus I Love You

Nappy Brown

Nappy Brown (vocals) and others
December 27, 1962
SNB6603Didn't You KnowSavoy 1616
* Savoy 1616   Nappy Brown - Didn't You Know / I've Had My Fun

The Raymond Rasberry Singers

unknown (organ, piano, bass, drums) Carl Hall, Leroy Hairston, Eugene Burke, Raymond Rasberry, Nate Williams (lead vocals) Paul Weedon, Thomas Hill, Vivian Williams (vocal group)
1962?
SRR63-373Don't Forget About MeSavoy MG 14087
SRR63-374You'll Never Be Left To Walk Alone-
SRR63-375No Tears In Heaven-
SRR63-376I Can't Turn Back-
SRR63-377Until He Comes For Me-
SRR63-378No MoreSavoy 4207, MG 14087
SRR63-379Without God I Could Do NothingSavoy MG 14087
SRR63-380I'm Looking For Jesus-
SRR63-381Pray When Everything Does Wrong-
SRR63-382My Soul Will Never Be Happy-
* Savoy MG 14087   The Raymond Rasberry Singers, Vol. 2 - Pray When Things Go Wrong
* Savoy 4207   The Raymond Rasberry Singers - Deliverance Will Come / No More

Perry Robinson Quartet

Perry Robinson (clarinet) Kenny Barron (piano) Henry Grimes (bass) Paul Motian (drums)
NYC, circa 1962
Moon Over MoscowSavoy MG 12177
Sprites Delight-
Wahayla-
Farmer Alfalfa-
Margareta-
Dunk Dumpling-
Home Is Where Heart Is-
* Savoy MG 12177   Perry Robinson - Funk Dumpling