Al Collins

Albert Richard "Jazzbo" Collins (January 4, 1919 – September 30, 1997) was an American disc jockey, radio personality and recording artist who was briefly the host of NBC television's Tonight show in 1957.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 4th, 1909 (Rochester), Died September 30th, 1997 (Marin County)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1953 - 1956

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

Notes: Al "Jazzbo" Collins.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 84492 5/13/1953 Little Red Riding Hood Al Collins vocalist  
Decca 84493 5/13/1953 Three little pigs Al Collins vocalist  
Decca 89216 1/18/1956 Max Al Collins vocalist  
Decca 89217 1/18/1956 Sam Al Collins vocalist  
Decca 100318 7/26/1956 The space man Al Collins vocalist  
Decca 100319 7/26/1956 Jazzbo's theory Al Collins vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Collins, Al," accessed November 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309166.

Collins, Al. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309166.

"Collins, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 November 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/309166

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