Jerry Scoggins

Jerry Scoggins (September 30, 1911 – December 7, 2004) was an American country/western singer, guitarist, and band leader. He performed on radio, in movies, and on television from the 1930s thru the 1980s. He was noted for his work with Gene Autry and Bing Crosby and especially for singing "The Ballad of Jed Clampett", the theme song to the 1960s sitcom The Beverly Hillbillies.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 30, 1911, Died December 7, 2004

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, baritone vocal

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-063010 10-in. 4/3/1941 Great Grandad Cass County Boys Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-063011 10-in. 4/3/1941 Riding down the canyon Cass County Boys Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-063012 10-in. 4/3/1941 Since I put a radio out in the hen house Cass County Boys Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-063013 10-in. 4/3/1941 Trail to Mexico Cass County Boys Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO3878 10-in. 8/16/1949 Whirlwind Gene Autry ; Cass County Boys ; Pinafores Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia HCO3879 10-in. 8/14/1949 Riders in the sky Gene Autry Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia HCO3880 10-in. 8/16/1949 When the silver Colorado turns to gold Gene Autry ; Cass County Boys ; Pinafores Male vocal solo, with string band vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia HCO3982 10-in. 12/30/1949 Cherokee waltz Johnny Bond String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO3985 10-in. 1/4/1950 I offer you my second hand heart Hank and Frank Male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO3986 10-in. 1/4/1950 Cream of Kentucky Johnny Bond Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO3987 10-in. 1/4/1950 I'm kickin' the bucket over you Hank and Frank Male vocal duet, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO3988 10-in. 1/4/1950 Mean mama boogie Johnny Bond ; Red River Valley Boys String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia RHCO4040 10-in. 4/12/1950 Mississippi Valley blues Gene Autry ; Cass County Boys ; Bert Dodson Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO4085 10-in. 6/8/1950 Star spangled waltz Johnny Bond Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia RHCO4087 10-in. 6/8/1950 Barrel House Bessie Johnny Bond Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia RHCO4088 10-in. 6/8/1950 It ain't a gonna happen to me Johnny Bond Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia HCO4193 10-in. 8/2/1950 Steppin' out Johnny Bond Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia RHCO4194 10-in. 8/2/1950 Set 'em up Joe Johnny Bond Male vocal solo, with string band instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia RHCO4257 10-in. September 1950 The statue in the bay Gene Autry ; Cass County Boys ; Pinafores Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Scoggins, Jerry," accessed July 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353324.

Scoggins, Jerry. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353324.

"Scoggins, Jerry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 July 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353324

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