Sue Thompson

Sue Thompson (born Eva Sue McKee; July 19, 1925) is an American pop and country music singer. She is best known for the million selling hits "Sad Movies (Make Me Cry)" and "Norman", both pop hits in the 1960s.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 19th, 1926 (Missouri)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1954 - 1957

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 7890 9/14/1954 Walkin' in the snow Hank Penny ; Hank Penny ; Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 7891 9/14/1954 Come a little bit closer Hank Penny ; Hank Penny ; Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 8367 4/29/1955 Your Mommie and your Daddy Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 8368 4/29/1955 Daydreamin' Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 8369 4/29/1955 The storm Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 8370 4/29/1955 Steal a penny from a beggar Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 9127 4/5/1956 Southern fried chicken Hank Penny vocalist  
Decca L 9128 4/5/1956 I'd rather pick a guitar Hank Penny vocalist  
Decca L 9129 4/5/1956 Rock of Gibraltar Hank Penny vocalist  
Decca L 9130 4/5/1956 Wham! Bam! Thank you Ma'am Hank Penny vocalist  
Decca L 9174 4/19/1956 Texas never would-a made it (without Ol' Tennessee) Hank Penny vocalist  
Decca L 10019 4/5/1957 Walkin' to Missouri Sue Thompson vocalist  
Decca L 10020 4/5/1957 Red hot Henrietta Brown-1 Sue Thompson vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Thompson, Sue," accessed June 20, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/346940.

Thompson, Sue. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 20, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/346940.

"Thompson, Sue." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 20 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/346940

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