Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1930
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, songwriter, composer, ukulele, piano, lyricist, arranger
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-63139||10-in.||9/16/1930||Song of the silver dollar||Bud Billings ; Carson Robison||Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||songwriter|
|Columbia||80357||10-in.||5/19/1922||Take it 'cause it's all yours||Johnny Dunn’s Original Jazz Hounds ; Edith Wilson||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||80529||10-in.||8/18/1922||Four o'clock blues||Johnny Dunn’s Original Jazz Hounds||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||81021||10-in.||5/17/1923||Fade away blues||Gulf Coast Seven||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W140629||10-in.||5/27/1925||J. C. Holmes blues||Bessie Smith||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with cornet, trombone, and piano||lyricist, composer|
|Columbia||W140761||10-in.||7/14/1925||1620 to 1865||Original Jazz Hounds||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Columbia||W142726||10-in.||10/4/1926||Harry Wills, the champion||Howell, Horsley, and Bradford||Male vocal trio, with ukulele and piano||vocalist|
|Columbia||W142727||10-in.||10/4/1926||Wasn't it nice||Howell, Horsley, and Bradford||Male vocal trio, with ukulele and piano||songwriter, vocalist|
|Columbia||142854||10-in.||10/21/1926||Wasn't it nice?||Georgia Strutters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||142855||10-in.||10/21/1926||Original black bottom dance||Georgia Strutters||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W142889||10-in.||10/29/1926||Original black bottom dance||Sadie Jackson||Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with piano||composer|
|Columbia||W148015||10-in.||3/5/1929||Put your mind right on it||Jimmy Johnson Band||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet||vocalist|
|OKeh||S-71140||10-in.||Jan. 1923||Four o'clock blues||Tampa Blue Jazz Band||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|OKeh||S-71323||10-in.||Feb. 1923||Four o'clock blues||Esther Bigeou ; Ricketts' Stars||Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|OKeh||74428||10-in.||Nov. 1926||Original black bottom dance||Perry Bradford and his Gang||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||74429||10-in.||Nov. 1926||Kansas City blues||Perry Bradford ; Perry Bradford and his Gang||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Brunswick||E2647-E2648||10-in.||3/16/1926||Lord, I done what you told me to do||Cotton Belt Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with piano||arranger|
|Brunswick||E3197-E3199||10-in.||6/8/1926||So's your old man (How'd you get that way)||Blackbirds of Harmony||Male vocal duet, with piano||instrumentalist, piano, vocalist|
|Brunswick||E3200-E3202||10-in.||6/8/1926||Wasn’t it nice||Blackbirds of Harmony||Male vocal duet, with piano||songwriter, vocalist, instrumentalist, piano|
|Brunswick||XE19558-XE19561||12-in.||6/14/1926||Wasn’t it nice||Male vocal chorus (unidentified; Brunswick Records)||Male vocal chorus, with orchestra||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Horsley, Gus," accessed December 9, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115316.
Horsley, Gus. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 9, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/115316.
"Horsley, Gus." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 9 December 2023.
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