Roy Johnson

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass, vocalist, leader

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 56 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh W402598 10-in. 8/15/1929 Savoy rhythm Happy Pals ; Roy Johnson Jazz/dance band leader  
OKeh W402599 10-in. 8/15/1929 Happy Pal stomp Happy Pals ; Roy Johnson Jazz/dance band leader  
OKeh W402600 10-in. 8/15/1929 [Unknown title(s)] Happy Pals ; Roy Johnson Jazz/dance band leader  
Decca 74727 1/27/1949 Chicken shack boogie Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74728 1/27/1949 New Central Avenue breakdown Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74729 1/27/1949 Benson boogie Lionel Hampton Sextet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74730 1/28/1949 Hamp's boogie woogie No.2 Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74731 1/28/1949 Hamp's gumbo Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74732 1/28/1949 Beulah's sister's boogie Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74733 1/28/1949 Wee Albert Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74853 4/26/1949 What's happening baby? Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74854 4/26/1949 Drinking wine spo-dee-o-dee Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74855 4/26/1949 Moonglow Lionel Hampton instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74897 5/10/1949 The hucklebuck Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74898 5/10/1949 Baby, you're great Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74899 5/10/1949 Lavender coffin Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75636 12/29/1949 Rag mop Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75637 12/29/1949 For you my love Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75638 12/29/1949 Sky blue Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75664 1/5/1950 I've been a fool Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75665 1/5/1950 How you sound Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75666 1/5/1950 I almost lost my mind Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75743 1/25/1950 Everybody's somebody's fool Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75744 1/25/1950 I'll never be free Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 75745 1/25/1950 Sad feelin' Lionel Hampton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 1-25 of 56 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, Roy," accessed December 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205063.

Johnson, Roy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205063.

"Johnson, Roy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 December 2020.

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