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Jay C. Flippen

Jay C. Flippen (March 6, 1899 – February 3, 1971) was an American character actor who often played police officers or weary criminals in many films of the 1940s and 1950s.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 6th, 1899 (Little Rock), Died February 3rd, 1971 (Los Angeles)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, songwriter, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 81819 10-in. 6/11/1924 Something tells me you are going far away from here Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 81820 10-in. 6/11/1924 Often Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 81902 10-in. 8/8/1924 Darktown broadcasting Jay C. Flippen Comic monologue, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia 81903 10-in. 8/8/1924 Darktown broadcasting Jay C. Flippen Comic monologue, with orchestra vocalist  
OKeh W401444 10-in. 12/10/1928 You're just a little bit of everything I love Seger Ellis Male vocal solo, with orchestra songwriter  
Brunswick C1982 10-in. 5/25/1928 I wanna be an ice man Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, composer  
Brunswick C1983 10-in. 5/25/1928 Ace in the hole Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick C1984 10-in. 5/25/1928 Ace in the hole Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E28004 10-in. 8/9/1928 I want to be an iceman Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, composer  
Brunswick E28005 10-in. 8/9/1928 Ace in the hole Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E28006 10-in. 8/9/1928 I love that girl Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E28007 10-in. 8/9/1928 I’m a ding dong daddy (From Dumas) Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E29390 10-in. 3/6/1929 [Unknown title(s)] Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E29391 10-in. 3/6/1929 Out where the blues begin Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist  
Brunswick E29392 10-in. 3/6/1929 You’re just a little bit of everything I love Jay C. Flippen Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Flippen, Jay C.," accessed May 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108978.

Flippen, Jay C.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108978.

"Flippen, Jay C.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108978

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