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.

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Recordings (Results 126-150 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E37339 10-in. 10/29/1931 Sometime we’ll understand Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37340 10-in. 10/30/1931 The glorious gospel train Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with banjo and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37341 10-in. 10/30/1931 Nobody’s little girl Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E37342 10-in. 10/30/1931 Just tell them that you saw me McCravy Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E37343 10-in. 10/30/1931 I’ve grown so used to you Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E37344 10-in. 10/30/1931 The girl I loved in sunny Tennessee Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with steel guitar, piano, and celeste vocalist  
Brunswick E37345 10-in. 10/30/1931 I want to dream by the old mill stream Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E37346 10-in. 10/30/1931 The sinner and the song Al and Joe Blackburn Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E37348 10-in. 11/2/1931 When the rest of the crowd goes home (I always go home alone) McCravy Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E37349 10-in. 11/2/1931 When I wore my daddy’s brown derby Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E37375 12-in. 10/28/1931 Sweet peace, the gift of God’s love Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37376 10-in. 10/28/1931 Softly and tenderly Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37377 12-in. 10/28/1931 That beautiful land Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E37385 10-in. 10/30/1931 Why can’t we be sweethearts (Once again)? Frank and James Mccravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E37386 10-in. 11/2/1931 (You are mine) ‘Til the end of the waltz McCravy Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E25463-E25464 10-in. 12/7/1927 Jacob’s ladder Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E25465-E25466 10-in. 12/7/1927 I shall not be moved Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet vocalist  
Brunswick E25507-E25508 10-in. 12/10/1927 Bye and bye Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25509-E25510 10-in. 12/10/1927 I want to go there Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25511-E25512 10-in. 12/10/1927 Six feet of earth Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25560-E25561 10-in. 12/13/1927 Jacob’s ladder Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25562-E25563 10-in. 12/13/1927 I shall not be moved Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25564-E25565 10-in. 12/13/1927 Leave it there Frank McCravy ; James McCravy vocal duet with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
Brunswick E25578-E25579 10-in. 12/13/1927 Mandy Lee Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Brunswick E25592-E25593 10-in. 12/14/1927 One night as I lay dreaming Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano vocalist  
(Results 126-150 of 172 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McCravy, James," accessed May 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

McCravy, James. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114573.

"McCravy, James." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 May 2022.

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