Bill Rogers

Birth and Death Data: Born September 9th, 1906, Died November 11th, 1984

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer, lyricist

Notes: He is also a composer/lyricist, often credited under real name, Augustus Hinds. Many of his performance credits list his pseudonym with his real name, e.g., "Bill Rogers (A. Hinds)." Real name of Guyana shanto singer who performs as "Bill Rogers." He is also a composer/lyricist, often credited under his real name, Augustus Hinds.

See Also: Hinds, Augustus Rogers, Bill

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-84982 10-in. 11/14/1934 A constable staff Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84983 10-in. 11/14/1934 Jimmy black pudding and souse Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84984 10-in. 11/14/1934 Oh Dorothy! Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84985 10-in. 11/14/1934 Ugly or pretty woman Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84986 10-in. 11/14/1934 Intercolonial cricket tournament Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84987 10-in. 11/14/1934 Down tool cloth Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84996 10-in. 11/16/1934 The troubles of a cook Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84997 10-in. 11/16/1934 That rubbish man Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84998 10-in. 11/16/1934 That rubbish man Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84999 10-in. 11/16/1934 Daddy gone to Cove & John Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86080 10-in. 12/3/1934 Garraway Stream Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86081 10-in. 12/3/1934 Demerara, the land of the sugar stick Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86082 10-in. 12/3/1934 Leave bad women alone Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-86083 10-in. 12/3/1934 Standing by the sidewalk Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-86084 10-in. 12/3/1934 I'm looking for a loving wife Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BS-86085 10-in. 12/3/1934 The girl I love Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86206 10-in. 11/16/1934 Jordanites routey feast Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86207 10-in. 11/16/1934 Water cocoanut boys Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86213 10-in. 11/19/1934 B. G. Bargee Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86214 10-in. 11/19/1934 Wire wire doom day Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86215 10-in. 11/19/1934 Unlucky marriage Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86216 10-in. 11/19/1934 Sugar, cent a pound Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86217 10-in. 11/19/1934 West Indian weed woman Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86218 10-in. 11/19/1934 Silver bangles dipped in gold Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86229 10-in. 11/21/1934 Boardin' policeman Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86230 10-in. 11/21/1934 The merry mice and happy rats Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86231 10-in. 11/21/1934 Fascinating styles Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86232 10-in. 11/21/1934 Kingston dead cows Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86233 10-in. 11/21/1934 Fire craze in Albert Town Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-86234 10-in. 11/21/1934 Gibbs-Ortega fight Felix's Krazy Kats Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-06269 10-in. 3/2/1937 The capture of the Girl Pat Demerara Lucky Strike Orchestra ; Bill Rogers ; Charlie Smith Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-06270 10-in. 3/2/1937 The return of Smithie Demerara Lucky Strike Orchestra ; Bill Rogers ; Charlie Smith Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-06271 10-in. 3/2/1937 The hungry man Demerara Lucky Strike Orchestra ; Bill Rogers ; Charlie Smith Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-06272 10-in. 3/2/1937 The rajah lost Demerara Lucky Strike Orchestra ; Bill Rogers ; Charlie Smith Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-06273 10-in. 3/2/1937 Landlords and the rent Demerara Lucky Strike Orchestra ; Bill Rogers ; Charlie Smith Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-06274 10-in. 3/2/1937 Bill Rogers in U.S.A. Demerara Lucky Strike Orchestra ; Bill Rogers ; Charlie Smith Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-021017 10-in. before 2/23/1938 The fifteen cents sweetheart Audley Francis' Washboard Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-021018 10-in. before 2/23/1938 The obeah man down Leguan Audley Francis' Washboard Orchestra ; Bill Rogers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer, lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rogers, Bill," accessed October 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110891.

Rogers, Bill. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110891.

"Rogers, Bill." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110891

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