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Billy Williamson

Birth and Death Data: Born February 9th, 1925 (Conshohocken), Died March 22nd, 1996

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1954 - 1959

Roles Represented in DAHR: steel guitar, vocalist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 100 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 86163 4/12/1954 (We're gonna) Rock around the clock Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 86164 4/12/1954 Thirteen women (and only one man in town) Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 86380 6/7/1954 Shake, rattle and roll Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 86381 6/7/1954 A.B.C. boogie Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 86809 9/21/1954 Happy baby Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 86810 9/21/1954 Dim, dim the lights (I want some atmosphere)-1 Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 87325 1/5/1955 Birth of the boogie-1 Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 87326 1/5/1955 Mambo rock Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 87921 5/10/1955 Two hound dogs Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 87922 5/10/1955 Razzle dazzle Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 88690 9/22/1955 R-O-C-K Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 88691 9/22/1955 Rock-a-beatin' boogie Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 88692 9/23/1955 The Saints rock 'n' roll Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 88693 9/23/1955 Burn that candle Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 88995 12/12/1955 See you later, alligator Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 88996 12/12/1955 The paper boy (on Main Street, U.S.A.) Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89594 3/23/1956 Goofin' around Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar, vocalist  
Decca 89595 3/23/1956 Rudy's rock Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89596 3/23/1956 Hide and seek-1 Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89597 3/23/1956 Hey then, there now Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89598 3/23/1956 Tonight's the night Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar, vocalist  
Decca 89599 3/23/1956 Hook, line and sinker Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89611 3/27/1956 Blue comet blues Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89612 3/27/1956 Calling all comets Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 89613 3/27/1956 Choo choo ch'boogie Comets ; Bill Haley instrumentalist, steel guitar  
(Results 1-25 of 100 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Williamson, Billy," accessed August 3, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/211111.

Williamson, Billy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/211111.

"Williamson, Billy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 3 August 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/211111

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