Ira Louvin

Ira Lonnie Loudermilk (April 21, 1924 – June 20, 1965), known professionally as Ira Louvin, was an American country music singer, mandolinist and songwriter. He was a cousin of songwriter John D. Loudermilk.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 21st, 1924, Died June 20th, 1965 (Williamsburg)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, mandolin, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D9VB-0815 10-in. 1/31/1949 Alabama Blue Sky Boys Male vocal duet, with string band songwriter  
Decca NA 2004 8/23/1949 Alabama The Louvin Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  
Decca NA 2005 8/23/1949 Seven year blues The Louvin Brothers vocalist, instrumentalist, mandolin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Louvin, Ira," accessed July 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106037.

Louvin, Ira. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106037.

"Louvin, Ira." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106037

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