Billy (Bill) Butler

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1947 - 1966

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 74027 8/29/1947 Give it up Daddy blues Albennie Jones instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 74028 8/29/1947 The rain is falling Albennie Jones instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 74029 8/29/1947 Papa tree top blues Albennie Jones instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 74142 11/19/1947 Beggin' woman Cousin Joe instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 74143 11/19/1947 Sadie Brown Cousin Joe instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 74144 11/19/1947 Evolution blues Cousin Joe instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 74145 11/19/1947 Box car shorty's confession Cousin Joe instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 115661 2/4/1965 No pity in the naked city Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 115662 2/4/1965 Better play it safe Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 115663 2/4/1965 Star dust Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 115664 2/4/1965 She'll be there Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 115665 2/4/1965 No time out Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 116062 5/10/1965 No pity in the naked city Jackie Wilson instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 117676 7/8/1966 I'm not made of clay-1 ; I'm not made of clay Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 117677 7/8/1966 All night-1 ; All night Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 117678 7/8/1966 Mountain jive-1 ; Mountain jive Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 117679 7/8/1966 I'll be there-1 ; I'll be there Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 118364 12/29/1966 I put a spell on you Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 118365 12/29/1966 Two can play this game Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 118366 12/29/1966 Shattered Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 118367 12/29/1966 You're an exception to the rule Screamin' Jay Hawkins instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Butler, Billy (Bill)," accessed February 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/306384.

Butler, Billy (Bill). (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/306384.

"Butler, Billy (Bill)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 February 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/306384

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