Deep River Boys

The Deep River Boys were an American gospel music group active from the mid-1930s and into the 1980s. The group performed spirituals, gospel, and R&B.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1936, Died 1986

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: Vocal group, arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-045941 10-in. 1/16/1940 I was a fool to let you go Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BS-045942 10-in. 1/16/1940 You don't know nothin' Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BS-045943 10-in. 1/16/1940 A bird in the hand Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BS-045944 10-in. 1/16/1940 Bullfrog and the toad Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano Vocal group  
Victor BS-047723 10-in. 2/28/1940 Nothing but you Deep River Boys ; Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble Vocal group  
Victor BS-047724 10-in. 2/28/1940 Ev'ry Sunday afternoon Deep River Boys ; Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble Vocal group  
Victor BS-063803 10-in. 4/23/1941 My heart at thy sweet voice Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums Vocal group  
Victor BS-063804 10-in. 4/23/1941 Cherokee Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums Vocal group  
Victor BS-063805 10-in. 4/23/1941 I wish I had died in my cradle (before I grew up to love you) Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums Vocal group  
Victor BS-063806 10-in. 4/23/1941 Utt-da-zay Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with piano and drums Vocal group  
Victor BS-067505 10-in. 7/29/1941 God bless' the child Deep River Boys ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band Vocal group  
Victor BS-067506 10-in. 7/29/1941 Sometimes I feel like a motherless child Deep River Boys ; Bea Wain Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with jazz/dance band Vocal group  
Victor D7VB-0001 10-in. 1/2/1947 If you love god, serve him Deep River Boys Male vocal ensemble Vocal group, arranger  
Victor D7VB-0004 10-in. 1/2/1947 Free grace Deep River Boys Male vocal ensemble Vocal group, arranger  
Victor D9VB-0080 10-in. 1/11/1949 Cry and you cry alone Deep River Boys Male vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble Vocal group  
Victor D9VB-0081 10-in. 1/11/1949 Wrapped up in a dream Deep River Boys Male vocal solo with vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble Vocal group  
Victor D9VB-0082 10-in. 1/11/1949 No one, no sweeter than you Deep River Boys Male vocal solo with vocal quartet and instrumental ensemble Vocal group  
Victor D9VB-0083 10-in. 1/11/1949 Don't ask why Deep River Boys Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble Vocal group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Deep River Boys," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105505.

Deep River Boys. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105505.

"Deep River Boys." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105505

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