James McCravy

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, songwriter, guitar, arranger, composer, lyricist, violin

Notes: Victor ledgers note that Frank and James McCravy were known on the radio as the Sweet Singers of the South.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 132 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-57780 10-in. 12/16/1929 He cares for our souls, not our sighs Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor BVE-57781 10-in. 12/16/1929 I'll be there Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, arranger  
Victor BS-73853 10-in. 10/21/1932 Just around the bend (From the rainbow's end) Bud Billings Trio Mixed vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia W150145 10-in. 3/28/1930 The better home Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist, songwriter  
Columbia W150146 10-in. 3/28/1930 The great judgment morning Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist  
Columbia W150147 10-in. 3/28/1930 The dollar and the devil Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist, songwriter  
Columbia W150148 10-in. 3/28/1930 No more dying Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with guitar and piano vocalist  
Columbia W150163 10-in. 4/2/1930 I love you in the same old way (Darling Sue) Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia W150164 10-in. 4/2/1930 Don't forget to drop a line to Mother Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist  
Columbia W150362 10-in. 4/23/1930 Keep it clean Ben Quillian ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W150363 10-in. 4/23/1930 Good right on Ben Quillian ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal duet ("blues singers"), with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W151994 10-in. 10/31/1931 Holy roll James McCravy ; Ben Quillian ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal trio, with piano vocalist  
Columbia W151995 10-in. 10/31/1931 House rent drag James McCravy ; Ben Quillian ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal trio, with piano vocalist  
Columbia W151996 10-in. 10/31/1931 Wigglin' that thing James McCravy ; Ben Quillian ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal trio, with piano vocalist  
Columbia W151997 10-in. 10/31/1931 Workin' it fast James McCravy ; Ben Quillian ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal trio, with piano vocalist  
Columbia W151998 10-in. 10/31/1931 Shove it up in there James McCravy ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
Columbia W151999 10-in. 10/31/1931 Loose me from this woman James McCravy ; Rufus Quillian Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist  
OKeh S-73187 10-in. Feb. 1925 One of God's days Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh S-73188 10-in. Feb. 1925 Nailed to the cross Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh S-73189 10-in. Feb. 1925 The promised land Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh S-73192 10-in. Feb. 1925 We'll understand it better bye and bye Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh S-73193 10-in. Feb. 1925 In the hour of trial Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh S-73194 10-in. Feb. 1925 Drifting Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh W81155 10-in. 7/9/1927 Jacob's ladder Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
OKeh W81156 10-in. 7/9/1927 Hello, Central, give me heaven Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio vocalist  
(Results 26-50 of 132 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McCravy, James," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

McCravy, James. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

"McCravy, James." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573

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