Lee Gaines

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1955

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 68502 10-in. 12/16/1940 Dry bones Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68503 10-in. 12/16/1940 Joshua fit the battle of Jericho Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68504 10-in. 12/16/1940 Gimme some skin Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68505 10-in. 12/16/1940 Chilly 'n cold Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68708 10-in. 2/14/1941 Stardust Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68709 10-in. 2/14/1941 My imaginary love Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68710 10-in. 2/14/1941 My blue heaven Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 68711 10-in. 2/14/1941 would it be asking too much Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69238 10-in. 5/22/1941 She believed a gypsy Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69239 10-in. 5/22/1941 I do, do you Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69240 10-in. 5/22/1941 The things I love Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69360 10-in. 6/13/1941 Do you care? Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69413 10-in. 6/24/1941 When I'm gone you'll soon forget Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69414 10-in. 6/24/1941 When you're gone I won't forget Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69667 10-in. 8/21/1941 Playin' the game Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69668 10-in. 8/21/1941 Take the A train Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69669 10-in. 8/21/1941 Down on the delta shore Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 69670 10-in. 8/21/1941 Let me off uptown Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 70758 10-in. 5/19/1942 Mad about her, sad without her Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 70759 10-in. 5/19/1942 Keep smilin' , keep laughin' Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 71301 10-in. 10/15/1942 Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 72674 10-in. 1/4/1945 Gee baby ain't I good to you Gulf Coast Five vocalist  
Decca 72675 10-in. 1/4/1945 Is there somebody else Gulf Coast Five vocalist  
Decca 72696 10-in. 1/15/1945 My sacrifice Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 72697 10-in. 1/15/1945 Don't knock it Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 72969 10-in. 7/9/1945 Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 72970 10-in. 7/9/1945 My sacrifice Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 72971 10-in. 7/9/1945 Hey John Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 72972 10-in. 7/9/1945 Don't knock it Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 75734 1/23/1950 You go to your church and I'll go mine Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 75735 1/23/1950 Beyond the sunset (Should you go first) Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 75793 2/1/1950 I'd rather be wrong than blue Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 75794 2/1/1950 It's all in your mind Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 75795 2/1/1950 You are closer to my heart Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 75796 2/1/1950 Fan tan Fannie Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 86717 8/26/1954 Shoes Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 86718 8/26/1954 Have a hope, have a wish, have a prayer Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 86719 8/26/1954 Kiss crazy baby Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 86720 8/26/1954 Mood indigo Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 87704 4/8/1955 Don't even change a picture Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 87705 4/8/1955 Headin' for the bottom Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 87706 4/8/1955 Babylon Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca 87707 4/8/1955 That's just the way that I feel Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 3329 10-in. 2/25/1944 Texas polka Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 3330 10-in. 2/25/1944 Do nothin' till you hear from me Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 3331 10-in. 2/25/1944 Just a-sittin' and a-rockin Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 3332 10-in. 2/25/1944 Trav'lin' light Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 3372 10-in. 3/24/1944 The house I live in Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4116 4/11/1946 Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4117 3/11/1946 No pad to be had Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4125 3/19/1946 Just a-sittin' and a-rockin' Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4131 3/21/1946 Hello, goodbye, forget it Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4132 3/21/1946 Just squeeze me Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4187 5/17/1946 But she's my buddy's chick Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4188 5/17/1946 walk it off Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4193 5/22/1946 A one-sided affair Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4194 10-in. 5/22/1946 What would it take? Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  
Decca L 4320 10/17/1946 Just squeeze me Delta Rhythm Boys vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gaines, Lee," accessed October 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/316806.

Gaines, Lee. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/316806.

"Gaines, Lee." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 19 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/316806

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