Deacon Leon Davis

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, speaker, author

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 50 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh 9843 10-in. 11/1/1926 Didn't it rain Deacon Leon Davis Sermon, with female vocal duet speaker, author  
OKeh 9844 10-in. 11/1/1926 Everybody's down on me Deacon Leon Davis Sermon, with female vocal duet speaker, author  
OKeh W80468 10-in. 2/22/1927 Get right with God Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W80469 10-in. 2/22/1927 Praying for the mourners Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W80470 10-in. 2/22/1927 Jonah and the whale Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W80471 10-in. 2/22/1927 Sisters' prayer meeting Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W80472 10-in. 2/22/1927 Noah and the flood Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W80473 10-in. 2/22/1927 Rich man and the needle's eye Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W80474 10-in. 2/22/1927 Do, my Lord, remember me Deacon Leon Davis Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist, speaker  
OKeh W80475 10-in. 2/22/1927 Some of you members Deacon Leon Davis Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist, speaker  
OKeh W81669 10-in. 10/4/1927 Hell bound express train Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W81670 10-in. 10/4/1927 Devil in a flying machine Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W81671 10-in. 10/4/1927 Where will you be Christmas Day? Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W81672 10-in. 10/4/1927 Will the coffin be your Santa Claus? Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W81699 10-in. 10/6/1927 God's wrath in the St. Louis cyclone Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W81700 10-in. 10/6/1927 White horse and his rider Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal trio vocalist  
OKeh W81701 10-in. 10/6/1927 Deacon's prayer service Deacon Leon Davis Sermon, with female vocalists speaker  
OKeh W81704 10-in. 10/6/1927 Experience meeting Deacon Leon Davis Sermon, with female vocalists and talk speaker  
OKeh W402046 10-in. 8/3/1928 Stop for the red light Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W402047 10-in. 8/3/1928 Pay your furniture man Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W402048 10-in. 8/3/1928 The rattlesnake coils before he strikes Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W402061 10-in. 8/4/1928 Women spend too much money Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sisters Jordan and Norman Sermon, with mixed vocal ensemble vocalist  
OKeh W403430 10-in. 12/16/1929 Lord, I'm in your hands Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sister Jordan ; Sister Norman Mixed vocal ensemble and male vocal solo, unaccompanied vocalist  
OKeh W403431 10-in. 12/16/1929 Down here, Lord, waiting on you Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sister Jordan ; Sister Norman Mixed vocal ensemble and preaching, unaccompanied vocalist  
OKeh W403432 10-in. 12/16/1929 Did you spend Christmas Day in jail? Deacon Leon Davis ; Rev. J. M. Gates ; Sister Jordan ; Sister Norman Sermon, with responses speaker  
(Results 1-25 of 50 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Davis, Leon, Deacon," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114422.

Davis, Leon, Deacon. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114422.

"Davis, Leon, Deacon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

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