ANNISTEEN ALLEN





SINGLES & EP'S

DECCA 23825 (78rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl) How Big Can You Get Little Man / There's Good Blues Tonight1946 US
QUEEN/KING 4107 (78rpm) BULL MOOSE JACKSON & HIS BAND (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl on a-side) Oo-Oo-Ee-Bob-A-Lee-Bob / Jammin' And Jumpin'1946 US
QUEEN/KING 4115 (78rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN & HER HOME TOWN BOYS I Want A Man (Who's Gonna Do Right) / I've Got Big Bulgin' Eyes (For You)1946 US
QUEEN/KING 4119 (78rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN & HER HOME TOWN BOYS The Blues Done Got Me And Gone / More, More, More1946 US
QUEEN/KING 4124 (78rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN & HER HOME TOWN BOYS Give It Up / She Lost Her Re-Bop1946 US
QUEEN/KING 4128 (78rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN & HER HOME TOWN BOYS I Know How To Do It / Arkansas1946 US
DECCA 24384 (78rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl on a-side, Paul Breckenridge:vcl on b-side) Don't Hesitate Too Long / Tonight He Sailed Again1947 US
RCA VICTOR 20-3430 (78rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl on a-side, J. Carnes:vcl on b-side) Moanin' The Blues / How Would You Know1949 US
RCA VICTOR 20-3526 (78rpm)/RCA VICTOR 47-3005 (45rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl on a-side) In The Middle Of The Night / Awful Natural1949 US
RCA VICTOR 20-0088 (78rpm)/RCA VICTOR 50-0088 (45rpm, grey label, green vinyl) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl on a-side, Paul Breckenridge:vcl on b-side) Let It Be / Sweet Slumber7/1950 US
RCA VICTOR 20-3622 (78rpm)/RCA VICTOR 47-3128 (45rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen & Paul Breckenridge:vcl on a-side, Paul Breckenridge:vcl on b-side) I'll Never Be Free / Journey's End
(a-side Billboard/r&b #8, Best Seller #8)
1951 US 
KING 4436 (78/45rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen:vcl on a-side, Annisteen Allen & John Greer:vcl on b-side) Mr. Trumpet Man / The Jumping Jack3/1951 US
FEDERAL 12012 (78/45rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN Cloudy Day Blues / Lies, Lies, Lies3/1951 US
KING 4453 (78/45rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen & John Carroll:vcl on a-side, Annisteen Allen:vcl on b-side) I'm Waiting Just For You / Bongo Boogie
(a-side Billboard/r&b #2, Best Seller #2, Juke Box #2, Billboard/pop #19)
5/1951 US
VOGUE V 9007 (78rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen & John Carroll:vcl on a-side, Annisteen Allen:vcl on b-side) I'm Waiting Just For You / Bongo Boogie1951 UK
FEDERAL 12020 (78/45rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN Hard To Get Along / Too Long6/1951 US
KING 4476 (78/45rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen & Melvin Moore:vcl on a-side, Melvin Moore:vcl on b-side) No One Else Could Be / The Grape Vine9/1951 US
VOGUE V 9021 (78rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen & Melvin Moore:vcl on a-side, Melvin Moore:vcl on b-side) No One Else Could Be / The Grape Vine1951 UK
KING 4496 (78/45rpm) LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen, Melvin Moore & John Sellers:vcl on a-side, Annisteen Allen & Melvin Moore:vcl on b-side) The Right Kind Of Lovin' / It's Been A Long Long Time1951 US
FEDERAL 12057 (78/45rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN The Bittersweet / The Bluest Blues1952 US
KING EP 268 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA (feat. Annisteen Allen & John Carroll:vcl) I'm Waiting Just For You / Bongo Boogie / (+ 2 tracks sung by John Carroll: Chew Tobacco Rag / Georgia Rose)1953? US 
KING 4608 ANNISTEEN ALLEN Baby, I'm Doing It / Yes, I Know
(a-side Billboard/r&b #8, Best Seller #8)
1953 US
KING 4622 ANNISTEEN ALLEN Trying To Live Without You / My Baby Keeps Rollin'5/1953 US
KING 4642 ANNISTEEN ALLEN Wanted / My Brand Of Loving1953 US
KING 4691 ANNISTEEN ALLEN Down By The River / I Don't Want No Substitute1954 US
CAPITOL 2937 ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH ORCHESTRA Take A Chance On Me / No More Lovin'10/1954 US
CAPITOL 3000 ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH ORCHESTRA I've Got Troubles / Nothing Can Replace You1/1955 US
CAPITOL 3048 ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH HOWARD BIGGS ORCHESTRA Fujiyama Mama / Wheels Of Love2/1955 US
CAPITOL CL 14264 (78/45rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN Fujiyama Mama / Wheels Of Love1955 UK
CAPITOL 3161 ANNISTEEN ALLEN I'm Still In Love With You / Mine, All Mine1955 US
DECCA 30146 ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH SY OLIVER & HIS ORCHESTRA Don't Nobody Move / The Money Tree1956 US
BRUNSWICK 05639 (78/45rpm) ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH SY OLIVER & HIS ORCHESTRA Don't Nobody Move / The Money Tree1957 UK
DECCA 30243 ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH SY OLIVER & HIS ORCHESTRA Don't Pull The Wool Over My Eyes / That's The Music For Me1957 US
DECCA 30368 ANNISTEEN ALLEN Rough Lover / Pardon Me1957 US
TODD 1037 ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH MELVIN MOORE (a) / ANNISTEEN ALLEN (b), WITH LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA  Trouble In Mind / Let It Roll1959 US
WIG 104 ANNISTEEN ALLEN Don't Bug Me, Beatrice / Sweet William1959 US
WARWICK 582 ANNISTEEN ALLEN (a) / ANNISTEEN ALLEN WITH FRANKIE TUCKER (b) Slide Mr. Trombone / Big Fat Mama1960 US
TRU-SOUND 45-405 ERNESTINE ALLEN Let It Roll, Pt.1 / Let It Roll, Pt.21961 US




ALBUMS

TRU-SOUND LP 15004 ERNESTINE ALLEN: LET IT ROLL  (LP)
Let It Roll / I Want A Little Boy / Lullaby Of Broadway / Mean And Evil / Love For Sale / Miss Allen's Blues / Baubles, Bangles And Beads / The Man I Love / Tea For Two
(recorded in Hackensack, NJ on May 30, 1961, feat. King Curtis:ten.sax, Paul Griffin:pno, Al Casey:gtr, Chauncey Westbrook:gtr, Jimmy Lewis:bs & Belton Evans:dms)
-- reissues: Tru-Sound LP 15004, 1991 (repro)/Original Blues Classics OBCCD-539-2, 1991 --
1961 US
CAPITOL/PATHE MARCONI PM 15 66 291 FUJIYAMA MAMA  (LP)
Fujiyama Mama / No More Lovin' / I've Got Troubles / Nothing Can Replace You / Take A Chance You / Take A Chance On Me / Wheels Of Love / I'm Still In Love With You / Mine All Mine / Slow But Sure / Everybody Knows I Love You / G'wan About Your Business
1986 FRA
OFFICIAL 6051 GIVE IT UP  (LP)
Hard To Get Along / Cloudy Day Blues / Lies, Lies, Lies / Too Long / The Bittersweet / The Bluest Blues / My Baby Keeps Rollin' / Trying To Live Without You / My Brand Of Loving / Wanted / I Don't Want No Substitute / Down By The River / I Want A Man (Who's Gonna Do Right) / I've Got Big Bulging Eyes (For You) / She Lost Her Re-Bop / Give It Up ('Cause You Can't Take It With You)
1989 DEN
JAZZ MELODIE CLASSICS 5096 THE CHRONOLOGICAL - 1945-1953  (CD)
Oo-Oo-Ee-Bob-A-Lee-Bob / I Know How To Do It / The Blues Done Got Me And Gone / More More More / I Want A Man / I've Got Big Bulging Eyes / Arkansas / Give It Up / She Lost Her Re-Bop / Hard To Get Along / Cloudy Day Blues / Lies Lies Lies / Too Long / The Bittersweet / The Bluest Blues / Trying To Live Without You / My Baby Keeps Rolling / Yes I Know / Baby I'm Doin' It / Wanted / I Don't Want No Substitute / Down By The River / My Brand Of Loving
2004 FRA
REV-OLA CRBAND 8 FUJIYAMA MAMA - ABOUT TO BLOW MY TOP  (CD)
Hard To Get Along / Cloudy Day Blues / Lies, Lies, Lies / Too Long / Mr Trumpet Man / I'm Waiting Just For You / Bongo Boogie / The Bittersweet / The Bluest Blues / Trying To Live Without You / My Baby Keeps Rollin' / Yes, I Know / Baby, I'm Doin' It / Wanted / I Don't Want No Substitute / Down By The River / My Brand Of Loving / No More Lovin' / Take A Chance On Me / I've Got Troubles / Nothing Can Replace You / Fujiyama Mama / Wheels Of Love / Everybody Knows I Love You / G'wan About Your Business / Slow But Sure / I'm Still In Love With You / Mine All Mine
2006 UK




COMPILATIONS

KING LP 725 V/A: 25 YEARS OF R&B HITS, VOL.1  (CD)
Baby I'm Doin' It / I'm Waiting Just For You
-- reissues: King LP 1004, 1966/Ember CD 3359, 1998 --
1961 US
KING KS-16008 V/A: OLD KING GOLD, VOL.8  (LP)
I'm Waiting Just For You
1975 US
KING KS-16008 V/A: OLD KING GOLD, VOL.8  (LP)
I'm Waiting Just For You
1975 US
CHICAGO CH-LP-212 V/A: COLLECTOR'S BLUES SERIES, VOL.4  (LP)
More More More
1977 US
MCA MCA-1357 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: LET IT ROLL  (LP)
There's Good Blues Tonight
19??
STORYVILLE SLP 6000 V/A: THE BIG BANDS  (LP)
I Want A Man (2/1946 recording with Lucky Millinder & his Orch.)
1985 DEN
RCA 8423-2-R11 V/A: RCA VICTOR BLUES & RHYTHM REVUE  (CD)
Moanin' The Blues
19?? US
CHARLY 288 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: RAM BUNK SHUSH  (CD)
The Right Kind Of Love / The Grape Vine / I'm Waiting Just For You / No One Else Could Be / Bongo Boogie
1991 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15554 BIG JOHN GREER: ROCKIN' WITH BIG JOHN  (3-CD)
Too Long
1992 GER
KING 7002 V/A: KING R&B BOX SET  (4-CD)
Baby, I'm Doing It
1996 US
CHARLY 83262 V/A: GOOD ROCKIN' TONIGHT  (2-CD)
Give It Up ('Cause You Can't Take It With You)
1998 UK
JAZZ MELODIE CLASSICS 1026 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: THE CHRONOLOGICAL - 1943-1947  (CD)
How Big Can You Get, Little Man / More, More, More / (Ah Yes) There's Good Blues Tonight / Let It Roll
1999 FRA
JAZZ BAND 2260 V/A: SWINGDANCE, VOL.1  (CD)
Give It Up ('Cause You Can't Take It With You)
1999
JAZZ MELODIE CLASSICS 1173 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: THE CHRONOLOGICAL - 1947-1950  (CD)
Don't Hesitate Too Long / Moanin' The Blues / In The Middle Of The Night / Let It Be / I'll Never Be Free / Mr. Trumpet Man
2001 FRA
PROPER 115 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: APOLLO JUMP  (2-CD)
Slide Mr. Trombone / I Know How To Do It / How Big Can You Get, Little Man? / More, More, More / There's Good Blues Tonight / Let It Roll / Don't Hesitate Too Long / Mr. Trumpet Man / I'm Waiting Just For You / Bongo Boogie / The Right Kind Of Lovin' / No One Else Could Be / It's Been A Long Time / The Grape Vine
2002 UK
ACE CDCHD 848 V/A: JIVING JAMBOREE, VOL.3  (CD)
Lies, Lies, Lies
2002 UK
PAST PERFECT 220240-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.1  (15-CD)
Bongo Boogie
2002 GER
EL TORO R&B 101 V/A: COME ON DADDY - NO GOOD DADDIES AND MEAN OLE GALS  (CD)
Hard To Get Along
2003 SPA
ACROBAT ACMCD 4006 V/A: BLUES WOMEN 1944-1952  (CD)
Moanin' The Blues
2003 UK
JAZZ MELODIE CLASSICS 5054 BULL MOOSE JACKSON: THE CHRONOLOGICAL - 1945-1947  (CD)
Oo-Oo-Ee-Bob-A-Lee-Bob
2003 FRA
BOULEVARD VINTAGE BVBCD 1001 V/A: THE R&B YEARS - 1953  (4-CD)
Baby, I'm Doing It
200? UK
BLAZON ? V/A: GET HOT - SLEAZY RHYTHM 'N BLUES, VOL.1  (CD)
Baby I'm Doing It / I've Got Big Bulgin' Eyes For You / My Baby Keeps Rollin'
200?
BLAZON ? V/A: GET HOT - SLEAZY RHYTHM 'N BLUES, VOL.3  (CD)
Down By The River
200?
BLAZON ? V/A: GET HOT - SLEAZY RHYTHM 'N BLUES, VOL.5  (CD)
Fujiyama Mama / Hard To Get Along
200?
JUKE BOX 103 V/A: HE DIGS DOO-WOP, VOLUME #3  (CD)
Pardon Me / Rough Lover
200?
BOULEVARD VINTAGE BVBCD 1005 V/A: THE R&B YEARS - 1951  (4-CD)
I'm Waiting Just For You
2004 UK
INDIGO IGOTCD 2557 V/A: I'M A BAD, BAD GIRL - SEVEN DOZEN DUSKY DIVAS 1939-1953  (3-CD)
Baby, I'm Doing It
2004 UK
COLLECTABLES COL-2890 BULL MOOSE JACKSON: BIG TEN-INCH RECORD - THE VERY BEST OF BULL MOOSE JACKSON  (CD)
Oo-Oo-Ee-Bob-A-Lee-Bob
2004 US
COLLECTABLES COL-2898 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: THE VERY BEST OF LUCKY MILLINDER  (CD)
Mr. Trumpet Man / Silent George / I'm Waiting Just For You / Bongo Boogie / The Right Kind Of Lovin' / No One Else Could Be / It's Been A Long Long Time / The Grape Vine
2005 US
ACROBAT 4029 LUCKY MILLINDER & HIS ORCHESTRA: JUKEBOX HITS 1942-1951  (CD)
Let It Roll / I Love You, Yes I Do / In The Middle Of The Night / I'll Never Be Free / I'm Waiting Just For You
2005 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16706 V/A: BLOWING THE FUSE - 28 R&B CLASSICS THAT ROCKED THE JUKEBOX IN 1951  (CD)
I'm Waiting Just For You
2005 GER
MEMBRAN MUSIC LTD/DOCUMENTS 222623-354 V/A: RHYTHM 'N' BLUES - FINE BROWN SUGAR  (4-CD)
Lies, Lies, Lies / I've Got Big Bulgin' Eyes For You / Baby, I'm Doing It / My Baby Keeps Rollin'
2005 GER
CASTLE MUSIC CMETD 1110 V/A: 1954 - THE YEAR THAT ROCKED THE WORLD  (3-CD)
Fujiyama Mama
2005 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16816 V/A: EAT TO THE BEAT - THE DIRTIEST OF THEM DIRTY BLUES  (CD)
I Want A Man (Who's Gonna Do Right)
2006 GER
REV-OLA CRBAND 7 LUCKY MILLINDER: LET IT ROLL AGAIN!  (CD)
Moanin' The Blues / In The Middle Of The Night / I'll Never Be Free / Let It Be / The Jumpin' Jack / The Right Kind Of Lovin' / No One Else Could Be
2006 UK
JUKE BOX 103 V/A: HE DIGS DOO-WOP, VOLUME 3  (CD)
Pardon Me / Rough Lover
200?


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Blues Records 1943 To 1970 Volume One (Mike Leadbitter & Neil Slaven, 1987) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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