Mercury Records Discography: 1952

1952

Beryl Booker Quintet

Don Elliott, mellophone, vibes #1,3,4; Budd Johnson, tenor, baritone sax #1,3,4; Beryl Booker, piano #1,2, piano, vocals #3,4; Slam Stewart, bass; Charlie Smith, drums.
NYC, January 3, 1952
1. 4724A Handful Of StarsMercury 8279; EmArcy (J) 195J-10102
2. 4725(There Ought To Be A) Moonlight Saving TimeEmArcy (J) 195J-10102
3. 4726Where Were You-
4. 4727You Better Go NowMercury 8279; EmArcy MG-26007
* EmArcy MG-26007   Beryl Booker - A Girl Met A Piano
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10102   Beryl Booker - A Girl Met A Piano + 2
* Mercury 8279   Beryl Booker - A Handful Of Stars / You Better Go Now

Sax Mallard And His Orchestra

Oett "Sax" Mallard, alto sax; Roosevelt "The Honeydripper" Sykes, piano; Ernest "Big" Crawford, bass; Armand "Jump" Jackson, drums; Andrew Tibbs, vocals #3.
Chicago, IL, January 9, 1952
1. 4781Accent On YouthMercury 70002
2. 4782Rough Sailingunissued
3. 4783Leap Year BluesMercury 314 528 292-2
* Mercury 314 528 292-2   Various Artists - The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story 1945-1955
* Mercury 70002, 70002x45   Oett "Sax" Mallard - The Bunny Hop / Accent On Youth

Julian Dash And His Orchestra

Bobby Johnson, trumpet; Bob Range, trombone; Bobby Smith, alto sax; Julian Dash, tenor sax; Haywood Henry, baritone sax; Freddie Jefferson, piano; Lee Stanfield, bass; Sonny Payne, drums.
NYC, January 11, 1952
When You SurrenderMercury unissued
Why Come To Me, Sad Lover-
unknown title-
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Dinah Washington

unknown, trumpet; unknown, alto sax; Wardell Gray, unknown, Ben Webster, tenor sax; unknown, baritone sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; unknown, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Dinah Washington, vocals.
Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 1952
4731-9AWheel Of Fortune (alternate take)Mercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57
4731-9BWheel Of FortuneMercury 8267, MG-20585; Wing MGW-12223-W; EmArcy 814 184-1
4732-5Tell Me WhyMercury 8267, MG-20585; Wing MGW-12223-W
4733-4Trouble In MindMercury 5804, 8269, MG-20247; EmArcy 814 184-1
4734-7When The Sun Goes DownMercury MG-20622
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57, (J) 30JD-10055/7   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 2 - 1950-1952
* Mercury MG-20585   Dinah Washington - Dinah Might Blues (not released)
* Wing MGW-12223-W, SRW-16223-W   Dinah Washington Sings
* EmArcy 814 184-1   Dinah Washington - A Slick Chick (On The Mellow Side)
* Mercury MG-20247   Dinah Washington - The Best In Blues
* Mercury MG-20622, SR-60622   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days (not released)
= Mercury MG-20829, SR-60829   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days
* Mercury 8267, 8267x45   Dinah Washington - Wheel Of Fortune / Tell Me Why
* Mercury 5804   Dinah Washington - New Blow-Top Blues / Trouble In Mind
* Mercury 8269, 8269x45   Dinah Washington - New Blow-Top Blues / Trouble In Mind

Paul Quinichette And His Orchestra

Buck Clayton, trumpet #1-6; Dicky Wells, trombone #1-6; Paul Quinichette, tenor sax; Count Basie, piano #1-6, organ #7-9; Freddie Green, guitar; Walter Page, bass; Gus Johnson, drums.
Fulton Recording, NYC, January 30, 1952
1. 4815-6Shad RoeMercury 8287; EmArcy MG-26022, MG-36027
2. 4816-5Paul's BunionMercury 70020; EmArcy MG-26022, MG-36027
3. 4816-6-Verve 314 543 750-2
4. 4817-3Crew CutEmArcy MG-26022, MG-36027
5. 4817-4-Verve 314 543 750-2
6. 4818-6The HookMercury 8287; EmArcy MG-26022, MG-36027
7. 4819-7SamieMercury 70020; EmArcy MG-26022, MG-36027
8. 4820-4I'll Always Be In Love With YouMercury 8272; EmArcy MG-26022, MG-36027
9. 4821-2SequelMercury 8272; EmArcy MG-26035, MG-36050
* EmArcy MG-36027; Universal (J) UCCM-9119; Verve 314 543 750-2   Paul Quinichette - The Vice "Pres"
* EmArcy MG-36050   Various Artists - Volume III-Giants Of Jazz - The Jazz Greats: Reeds-Part I
* EmArcy MG-26022   Paul Quinichette - The Vice "Pres"
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* EmArcy MG-26035   Paul Quinichette - Sequel
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* Mercury 8287   Paul Quinichette - Shad Roe / The Hook
* Mercury 70020, 70020x45   Paul Quinichette - Paul's Bunion / Samie
* Mercury 8272   Paul Quinichette - I'll Always Be In Love With You / Sequel

Maynard Ferguson And His Orchestra

Chico Alvarez, Maynard Ferguson, trumpet; Shorty Rogers, trumpet #1-3, trumpet, arranger #4; Milt Bernhart, Herbie Harper, Dick Kenny, trombone; Abe Most, Bud Shank, alto sax; Jimmy Giuffre, tenor sax; Bob Gordon, baritone sax; Frank Patchen, piano; Barney Kessel, guitar; Joe Mondragon, bass; Shelly Manne, drums; Kay Brown, vocals #1-3; Pete Rugolo, arranger #1-3.
Los Angeles, CA, February 25, 1952
1. 4930Roses All The WayMercury 5863; EmArcy (J) 195J-10103
2. 4931And So I Waited AroundMercury 5819; EmArcy (J) 195J-10103
3. 4932Homing Pigeon-
4. 4933Wow!Mercury 5863; EmArcy (J) 195J-10103
* EmArcy (J) 195J-10103   Dimensions Featuring Maynard Ferguson + 4
* Mercury 5863   Maynard Ferguson - Roses All The Way / Wow!
* Mercury 5819   Maynard Ferguson - And So I Waited Around / Homing Pigeon

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Jerry Dittman, Corny Panico, Art Schindelbeck, trumpet; Ralph Marterie, trumpet, conductor; Paul Crumbaugh, Jim George, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer, trombone; Len Gagliardi, Jack Gaylo, alto sax; Kenny Mann, Larry Regan, tenor sax; Charlie Spero, baritone sax, clarinet; Matt Alagna, piano; Johnny Bibb, guitar; Henry Poston, bass; Henry Riggs, drums; Bob Connally, vocals.
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, February, 1952
4762DianeMercury MG-25121, MG-20066
4763Boulevard Of Broken DreamsMercury 5827, MG-25121, MG-20066
4764Heaven Knows WhyMercury 5799
4765Skylark-
4766-2Stompin' At The SavoyMercury 5827, MG-25121, MG-20066, MG-20133
* Mercury MG-20066   Ralph Marterie - Dance Band In Town
* Mercury MG-20133   Various Artists - Swinging For The King
* Mercury MG-25121   Ralph Marterie - Junior Prom
* Mercury 5827   Ralph Marterie - Boulevard Of Broken Dreams / Stompin' At The Savoy
* Mercury 5799   Ralph Marterie - Heaven Knows Why / Skylark

Beryl Booker Trio

Beryl Booker, piano; John Collins, guitar; Oscar Pettiford, bass.
Fine Sound, NYC, March 13, 1952
4975Let's Fall In LoveEmArcy MG-26007, MG-36049
4976Darn That Dream-
4977-4Remember Me (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-10102
4977-5Remember MeEmArcy MG-26007, MG-36049
4978But BeautifulEmArcy MG-26007
4979Stay As Sweet As You AreMercury 8297; EmArcy MG-26007
4980-3Love Is The Thing (alternate take)EmArcy (J) 195J-10102
4980-5Love Is The ThingMercury 8297; EmArcy MG-26007
4981Why Do I Love YouMercury 70041; EmArcy (J) 195J-10102
4982When A Woman Loves A ManMercury 70041; EmArcy MG-26007
* EmArcy MG-36049   Various Artists - Volume II-Giants Of Jazz - The Jazz Greats: The Piano Players
* EmArcy MG-26007   Beryl Booker - A Girl Met A Piano
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10102   Beryl Booker - A Girl Met A Piano + 2
* Mercury 8297   Beryl Booker - Stay As Sweet As You Are / Love Is The Thing
* Mercury 70041, 70041x45   Beryl Booker - Why Do I Love You / When A Woman Loves A Man

Dinah Washington

unknown, trumpet; Wynton Kelly, piano; unknown, guitar; Keter Betts, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Dinah Washington, vocals; unidentified brass and strings, Walter Rodell, conductor.
Chicago, IL, March 24, 1952
4895I Thought About YouMercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57
4896Mad About The BoyMercury 5842, (J) 18PJ-10055/57
4897I Can't Face The Music-
4898Stormy WeatherMercury 5906, (J) 18PJ-10055/57
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57, (J) 30JD-10055/7   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 2 - 1950-1952
* Mercury 5842, 5842x45   Dinah Washington - Mad About The Boy / I Can't Face The Music
* Mercury 5906, 5906x45   Dinah Washington - Stormy Weather / Makebelieve Dreams

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Ralph Marterie, trumpet, conductor; Ennio Bolognini, cello #2; Ray Shaw, vocals #3; unidentified orchestra.
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, April, 1952
1. 9023Peanut VendorMercury 5882
2. 9024Street SceneMercury 5860; Wing MGW-12155
3. 9025I'm YoursMercury 5852, MG-25166
4. 9026Crazy Eyes (aka Dark Eyes)Mercury 5882, MG-25171, MG-20125
5. 9027In A Persian MarketMercury 5860
* Wing MGW-12155   Ralph Marterie - Trumpeters Lullaby
* Mercury MG-20125   Ralph Marterie - On Bandstand #1
* Mercury MG-25166   Various Artists - Hit Parade, Vol. 2
* Mercury MG-25171   Ralph Marterie - Dancing On The Downbeat
* Mercury 5882   Ralph Marterie - Peanut Vendor / Crazy Eyes (aka Dark Eyes)
* Mercury 5860   Ralph Marterie - Street Scene / In A Persian Market
* Mercury 5852   Ralph Marterie - The Music Goes Round And Round / I'm Yours

Dinah Washington

unknown, tenor sax; Wynton Kelly, piano; unknown, guitar; Keter Betts, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Dinah Washington, vocals; unidentified brass.
Chicago, IL, May 6, 1952
9220-8Pillow BluesMercury 8292, (J) 18PJ-10055/57
9221-9No CaviarMercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57
9222-?Double Dealing Daddy (alternate take)-
9222-3Double Dealing DaddyMercury 8292, (J) 18PJ-10055/57
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57, (J) 30JD-10055/7   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 2 - 1950-1952
* Mercury 8292   Dinah Washington - Pillow Blues / Double Dealing Daddy

James Moody And His Band

Dave Burns, trumpet; Donald Cole, trombone; James Moody, tenor, alto sax; Numa Moore, baritone sax; Sadik Hakim, piano; unknown, bass; Teddy Stewart, drums; Babs Gonzales, vocals #2.
NYC, May 21, 1952
1. 9163Until The Real Thing Comes AlongMercury 8290; EmArcy MG-26004, MG-36031
2. 9164Hey JimMercury 8290; EmArcy MG-26040
3. 9165Moody's ThemeMercury 70001; EmArcy MG-26004, MG-36031
4. 9166My IdealMercury 70001; EmArcy MG-26040, (J) 195J-10104
* EmArcy MG-36031   James Moody - The Moody Story
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10104   The Complete James Moody On EmArcy
* EmArcy MG-26004   James Moody - The Moody Story
* EmArcy MG-26040   James Moody - Moodsville
* Mercury 8290, 8290x45   James Moody - Until The Real Thing Comes Along / Hey Jim
* Mercury 70001, 70001x45   James Moody - Moody's Theme / My Ideal

Muggsy Spanier And His Dixieland Band

Muggsy Spanier, cornet; Ralph Hutchinson, trombone; Darnell Howard, clarinet; Floyd Bean, piano; Truck Parham, bass; Barrett Deems, drums.
Chicago, IL, May 28, 1952
9048Blue RoomMercury MG-20171
9049If I Had Youunissued
9050Tiger RagMercury 5879, MG-20171
9051South-
* Mercury MG-20171; Wing MGW-12165   Muggsy Spanier And His Dixieland Band
* Mercury 5879   Muggsy Spanier - Tiger Rag / South

James Moody And His Band

Dave Burns, trumpet; unknown, trombone; James Moody, tenor, alto sax; Numa Moore, baritone sax; Sadik Hakim, piano; unknown, bass; Teddy Stewart, drums.
NYC, June 6, 1952
4811The BiteEmArcy MG-26040, MG-36031
4812Poor ButterflyEmArcy 16015, MG-26040, MG-36031
4813-1My Ideal (take 1)EmArcy (J) 195J-10104
4813-4My Ideal (take 4)-
4814St. Louis BluesEmArcy 16015, MG-26040, MG-36031
* EmArcy MG-36031   James Moody - The Moody Story
= EmArcy (J) 195J-10104   The Complete James Moody On EmArcy
* EmArcy MG-26040   James Moody - Moodsville
* EmArcy 16015, 16015x45   James Moody - Poor Butterfly / St. LouIs Blues

Dinah Washington With Jimmy Cobb Orchestra

Clark Terry, trumpet; Russell Procope, alto sax, clarinet; Paul Gonsalves, tenor sax; Beryl Booker, piano; unknown, guitar; Keter Betts, bass; Jimmy Cobb, drums; Dinah Washington, vocals.
Chicago, IL, summer 1952
9247-4My SongMercury 8294, (J) 18PJ-10140/43
9248-6Half As Much-
9249-4I Cried For YouMercury 70046; Wing MGW-12140
9250Gambler's BluesMercury 70046, MG-20247
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10140/43, (J) 30JD-10140/42   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 3 - 1952-1954
* Wing MGW-12140   Dinah Washington - Late Late Show
* Mercury MG-20247   Dinah Washington - The Best In Blues
* Mercury 8294   Dinah Washington - My Song / Half As Much
* Mercury 70046, 70046x45   Dinah Washington - I Cried For You / Gambler's Blues

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Warren Kime, Corny Panico, Art Schlindelbeck, trumpet; Ralph Marterie, trumpet, conductor; Jim George, Gene Isaeff, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer, trombone; Len Gagliardi, Jack Gaylo, alto sax; Maury Lathowers, Boyd Rolando, tenor sax; Charlie Spero, baritone sax, clarinet; Matt Alagna, piano; Henry Poston, bass; Henry Riggs, drums; Kitty Karr, vocals #4.
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, summer 1952
1. 9225Summer LoveMercury 70006; Wing MGW-12155
2. 9226La RositaMercury MG-25171, MG-20125
3. 9227Hall Of The Mountain King-
4. 9228French Perfume, Nylon Laceunissued
5. 9229Runnin' SlowMercury 70006; Wing MGW-12155
* Wing MGW-12155   Ralph Marterie - Trumpeters Lullaby
* Mercury MG-20125   Ralph Marterie - On Bandstand #1
* Mercury MG-25171   Ralph Marterie - Dancing On The Downbeat
* Mercury 70006, 70006x45   Ralph Marterie - Summer Love / Runnin' Slow

Paul Quinichette And His Orchestra

Joe Newman, trumpet; Henry Coker, trombone; Marshall Royal, Ernie Wilkin, alto sax; Paul Quinichette, tenor sax; Charlie Fowlkes, baritone sax; Bobby Tucker, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Jimmy Lewis, bass #1,2; Al McKibbon, bass #3,4; Gus Johnson, drums.
Fine Sound, NYC, July, 1952
1. 9346Bustin' SudsEmArcy MG-26035
2. 9347Let's Make It-
3. 9348P.Q. BluesEmArcy 16009, MG-26022, MG-36027
4. 9349Bot, Bot-
* EmArcy MG-36027; Universal (J) UCCM-9119; Verve 314 543 750-2   Paul Quinichette - The Vice "Pres"
* EmArcy MG-26035   Paul Quinichette - Sequel
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* EmArcy MG-26022   Paul Quinichette - The Vice "Pres"
= EmArcy (J) 175J-5/6   The Complete Paul Quinichette On EmArcy
* EmArcy 16009, 16009x45   Paul Quinichette - P.Q. Blues / Bot, Bot

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Warren Kime, Corny Panico, Art Schlindelbeck, trumpet; Ralph Marterie, trumpet, conductor; Jim George, Gene Isaeff, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer, trombone; Len Gagliardi, Jack Gaylo, alto sax; Maury Lathowers, Boyd Rolando, tenor sax; Charlie Spero, baritone sax, clarinet; Matt Alagna, piano; Henry Poston, bass; Henry Riggs, drums; Kitty Karr, vocals #1.
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, September, 1952
1. 9332Everything I Have Is YoursMercury MG-25171, MG-20125; Wing MGW-12179
2. 9333National Emblem MarchWing MGW-12155
* Mercury MG-20125   Ralph Marterie - On Bandstand #1
* Wing MGW-12179, SRW-16179   Ralph Marterie - Dance Album
* Wing MGW-12155   Ralph Marterie - Trumpeters Lullaby
* Mercury MG-25171   Ralph Marterie - Dancing On The Downbeat

Teddy Wilson Trio

Teddy Wilson, piano; Yngve Akerberg, bass; Jack Noren, drums.
Stockholm, Sweden, October 6, 1952
mr390 | 9530You're Mine, YouMetronome (Swd) B 624, MEP 143, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172
mr391 | 9531I Got RhythmMetronome (Swd) B 622, MEP 143, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172
mr392 | 9532Someone To Watch Over MeMetronome (Swd) MEP 4, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172
mr393 | 9533IndianaMetronome (Swd) B 624, MEP 143, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172, MG-20133
mr394 | 9534Time On My HandsMetronome (Swd) B 648, MEP 4, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172
mr395 | 9535Sweet Georgia BrownMetronome (Swd) MEP 4, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172, MG-20133
mr396 | 9536I Can't Get StartedMetronome (Swd) B 622, MEP 143, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172
mr397 | 9537Takin' A Chance On LoveMetronome (Swd) B 648, MEP 4, BLP 26; Mercury MG-25172
* Mercury MG-20133   Various Artists - Swinging For The King
* Metronome (Swd) BLP 26   Teddy Wilson Trio
* Mercury MG-25172   Teddy Wilson - Piano Pastries
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 143   Teddy Wilson, Vol. 2
* Metronome (Swd) MEP 4   Teddy Wilson Trio
* Metronome (Swd) B 624   Teddy Wilson - You're Mine, You / Indiana
* Metronome (Swd) B 622   Teddy Wilson - I Got Rhythm / I Can't Get Started
* Metronome (Swd) B 648   Teddy Wilson - Time On My Hands / Takin' A Chance On Love

Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra

Warren Kime, Corny Panico, Art Schlindelbeck, trumpet; Ralph Marterie, trumpet, conductor; Jim George, Gene Isaeff, Paul Severson, Bobby Speer, trombone; Len Gagliardi, Jack Gaylo, alto sax; Maury Lathowers, Boyd Rolando, tenor sax; Charlie Spero, baritone sax, clarinet; Matt Alagna, piano; Henry Poston, bass; Henry Riggs, drums.
Universal Recording, Chicago, IL, October, 1952
9362Thru For The Night (aka Through For The Night)Mercury MG-25171, MG-20125; Wing MGW-12179
9363After MidnightMercury 70045, MG-25171, MG-20125, MG-20336; Wing MGW-12179
9364Pretend-
9365DownbeatMercury MG-25171, MG-20125; Wing MGW-12179
* Mercury MG-20125   Ralph Marterie - On Bandstand #1
* Wing MGW-12179, SRW-16179   Ralph Marterie - Dance Album
* Mercury MG-20336   The Hits That Made Ralph Marterie And His Orchestra Famous
* Mercury MG-25171   Ralph Marterie - Dancing On The Downbeat
* Mercury 70045, 70045x45   Ralph Marterie - After Midnight / Pretend

Billy Williams

Billy Williams, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Charles Sanford, conductor.
Fine Sound, NYC, circa October, 1952
9283I Don't Know WhyMercury 70012, MG-20317
9284Mad About 'ChaMercury 70012; Wing MGW-12131
9285Go Home JoeMercury 70376
* Mercury MG-20317   Billy Williams - Oh Yeah!
* Wing MGW-12131   Vote For Billy Williams
* Mercury 70012, 70012x45   Billy Williams - I Don't Know Why / Mad About 'Cha
* Mercury 70376   no information

The Ravens

Joe Van Loan, Leonard Puzie, Jimmy Ricks, Warren Suttles, vocals; with Ben Webster, tenor sax; Bill Sanford, piano, arranger; and others.
December, 1952
9376-4I'll Be BackMercury 70060; EmArcy (J) 175J-3/4
9377-6Don't Mention My Name-
* EmArcy (J) 175J-3/4   The Complete Ben Webster On EmArcy
* Mercury 70060, 70060x45   The Ravens - Don't Mention My Name / I'll Be Back

Dinah Washington

Dinah Washington, vocals; unidentified orchestra.
Chicago, IL, 1952
9036My DevotionMercury MG-20622
9037Makebelieve DreamsMercury 5906, (J) 18PJ-10055/57
* Mercury MG-20622, SR-60622   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days (not released)
= Mercury MG-20829, SR-60829   Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days
* Mercury (J) 18PJ-10055/57, (J) 30JD-10055/7   The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 2 - 1950-1952
* Mercury 5906, 5906x45   Dinah Washington - Stormy Weather / Makebelieve Dreams

Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra

Richard Hayes, vocals #5,6; Abbe Lane, vocals #7-9,15; Diablito, vocals #8,10; Dick Thomas, vocals #9; Otto Bolivar, vocals #12,14; Don Rodney, vocals #15; Leslie Scott, vocals #16; Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra.
Fine Sound, NYC, 1952
1. 4785My ShawlMercury 70009
2. 4786Yours (Quiereme Mucho)Mercury MG-25120, MG-20065
3. 4787Green Eyes-
4. 4788Linda Mujer-
5. 4789BabaluMercury MG-25149, MG-20108
6. 4790More Than LoveMercury 5780
7. 4791The Acapulco Polka (La, La, La, La, La)Mercury 5798, MG-25149, MG-20108
8. 4792A Gay RancheroMercury MG-25120, MG-20065
9. 4793The Hillbilly Mambo BandMercury 5798
10. 4794Jungle FluteMercury 5817, MG-25120
11. 4795Cacaracha MamboMercury MG-25120, MG-20065
12. 4796Donde Estabas TuMercury MG-25149, MG-20065
13. 4797Walter Winchell RhumbaMercury MG-25120, MG-20065
14. 4798Brazil-
15. 4799FestivalMercury 5829, MG-25149, MG-20108
16. 4800African LamentMercury 5885
* Mercury MG-20065   Xavier Cugat - Cugat's Favorites
* Mercury MG-20108   Xavier Cugat - Mambo!
* Mercury MG-25120   Xavier Cugat And His World Famous Orchestra
* Mercury MG-25149   Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra
* Mercury 70009, 70009x45   Xavier Cugat - My Shawl / no info
* Mercury 5780   Xavier Cugat - More Than Love / no info
* Mercury 5798   Xavier Cugat - The Acapulco Polka (La, La, La, La, La) / The Hillbilly Mambo Band
* Mercury 5817   Xavier Cugat - Jungle Flute / no info
* Mercury 5829   Xavier Cugat - Festival / no info
* Mercury 5885   Xavier Cugat - African Lament / no info

Joe Thomas And His Orchestra

Joe Thomas, tenor sax, vocals #1,3, tenor sax #2,4; unknown, sax, piano, bass, drums; unidentified female vocal trio, #1,3.
NYC, 1952
1. 4830On Bourbon Streetunissued
2. 4831When Summer's Gone (instrumental)-
3. 4832Everybody Loves My BabyMercury 8268
4. 4833Blue Tango (instrumental)-
* Mercury 8268   Joe Thomas - Everybody Loves My Baby / Blue Tango

Billy Williams

Billy Williams, vocals; unidentified orchestra, Glenn Osser, conductor.
1952
9146Who KnowsMercury 5864, MG-20317; Wing MGW-12131
9147Azure-TeMercury 5866, MG-20317; Wing MGW-12131
9148StayMercury 5866
9149It's Best We Say GoodbyeMercury 5864, MG-20317; Wing MGW-12131
* Mercury MG-20317   Billy Williams - Oh Yeah!
* Wing MGW-12131   Vote For Billy Williams
* Mercury 5864   Billy Williams - Who Knows / It's Best We Say Goodbye
* Mercury 5866   Billy Williams - Azure-Te / Stay