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Zeke Clements

Zeke Clements (September 6, 1911 – June 4, 1994) was an American country musician often dressed in a Western outfit. He was known as "The Dixie Yodeler."

Birth and Death Data: Born September 6, 1911, Died June 4, 1994 (Nashville)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, guitar, vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D5AB-78 10-in. 2/6/1945 Smoke on the water Boyd Heath Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor E0VB-4021 10-in. 3/27/1950 My mother Tennessee Mountain Boys ; Kitty Wells Female vocal solo, with string band composer  
Victor D7VB-1860 10-in. 11/7/1947 I always lose Bill Boyd ; Cowboy Ramblers Male vocal solo, with string band songwriter  
Victor D7VB-2826 10-in. 12/17/1947 Just a little love (will go a long, long way) Eddy Arnold Male vocal solo, with string band songwriter  
Victor D9VB-0874 10-in. 2/3/1949 Guitar waltz "Sister" Billie Rose Atkins ; Chet Atkins ; Guitar Pickers (Chet Atkins) Male-female vocal duet, with string band composer  
Victor D9VB-1239 10-in. 4/5/1949 Why should I cry? Eddy Arnold Male vocal solo, with string band composer  
Decca 61924 10-in. 2/21/1937 Pride of the prairie Texas Ruby and Zeke vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61925 10-in. 2/21/1937 T for Texas (Blue yodel No.1) Texas Ruby and Zeke vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clements, Zeke," accessed January 25, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201924.

Clements, Zeke. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 25, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201924.

"Clements, Zeke." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 25 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/201924

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