BABY BOY WARREN





SINGLES

GOTHAM 507 (78rpm) "BABY BOY" WARREN My Special Friend Blues / Nervy Woman Blues12/1949 US 
STAFF 706/PRIZE 706 (78rpm)  BABY BOY WARREN AND HIS BUDDY My Special Friend Blues / Nervy Woman Blues12/1949 US
STAFF 707 (78rpm) BABY BOY WARREN AND HIS BUDDY Lonesome Cabin Blues / Don't Want No Skinny Woman1/1950 US
STAFF 709 (78rpm) JOHNNY WILLIAMS (=Baby Boy Warren) Forgive Me Darling / Please Don't Think I'm Nosey1950 US
STAFF 717 (78rpm) JOHNNY WILLIAMS (=Baby Boy Warren) I Got Lucky / Let's Renew Our Love1950 US
SWINGTIME 225 (78rpm) BABY BOY WARREN Let's Renew Our Love / I Got Lucky1950 US
FEDERAL 12008 (78rpm) BABY BOY WARREN Forgive Me Darling / Please Don't Think I'm Nosey  (reissue)1951 US
BLUE LAKE 106 (78/45rpm) BABY BOY WARREN Mattie Mae / Santa Fe1954 US
SAMPSON 633 (78/45rpm) BABY BOY WARREN AND HIS TRIO Taxi Driver / Bad Lover Blues1954 US
J-V-B 26 (78/45rpm) BABY BOY WARREN Sanafee / Hello Stranger1954 US
J-V-B 59 (78/45rpm) BABY BOY WARREN AND HIS BAND Chicken / Baby Boys Blues1954 US
DRUMMOND 3002 (78rpm) BABY BOY WARREN AND HIS BAND Chicken / Baby Boy Blues1954 US
DRUMMOND 3003 (78rpm) BABY BOY WARREN Stop Breakin' Down / Somebody Put Bad Luck On Me1954 US
EXCELLO 45-2211 (45rpm) BABY BOY WARREN Not Welcome Anymore / Chuc-A-Luck  (1954 recordings)1962 US




COLLECTIONS

KINGFISH LP 1001 BABY BOY WARREN - DETROIT BLUES 1949-1954  (LP)
My Special Friend Blues / Nervy Woman Blues / Lonesome Cabin Blues / Don't Want No Skinny Woman / Forgive Me Darling / Please Don't Think I'm Nosey / I Got Lucky / Let's Renew Our Love / Hello Stranger / Mattie Mae / Somebody Put Bad Luck On Me / Stop Breakin' Down / Taxi Driver / Bad Lover Blues
1976 US
BBW LP 901 BABY BOY WARREN  (CD)
My Special Friend / Nervy Woman Blues / Lonesome Cabin Blues / Don't Want No Skinny Woman / Forgive Me Darling / Please Donıt Think Iım Nosy / Letıs Renew Our Love / I Got Lucky / Mattie Mae / Santa Fe / Taxi Driver / Bad Lover Blues / Chicken / Baby Boy Blues / Somebody Put Bad Luck On Me / Stop Breaking Down / Santafee / Hello Stranger / Not Welcome Any More / Chuck-A-Luck
1991 UK
OFFICIAL OFCD 5901 STOP BREAKIN' DOWN  (CD)
My Special Friend Blues / Nervy Woman Blues / Lonesome Cabin Blues / Don't Want No Skinny Woman / Forgive Me Darling / Please Don't Think I'm Nosey / Let's Renew Our Love / I Got Lucky / Mattie May / Santa Fe / Taxi Driver / Bad Lover Blues / Chicken / Baby Boy Blues / Somebody Put Bad Luck On Me / Stop Breakin' Down / Sanafee / Hellow Stranger / Not Welcome Any More / Chuc-A-Luck / Too Many Drivers / She's Fine
2001 DEN




COMPILATIONS & GUEST APPEARANCES

BLUES CLASSICS BC-12 V/A: DETROIT BLUES - THE EARLY 1950'S  (LP)
Sanafee / Baby Boy Blues / Mattie Mae / Chicken
1966 US
NEGRO ART M-12-SB-357 V/A: STORY OF THE BLUES - BLUES PIANORAMA -1  (LP)
Somebody Put Bad Luck On Me / Stop Breakin' Down
1968 FRA 
EXCELLO 8011 V/A: THE REAL BLUES  (LP)
Not Welcome Anymore
1969 US
EXCELLO DBL 8025 V/A: THE EXCELLO STORY  (2-LP)
Chuc-A-Luck
-- UK edition: Blue Horizon 2683 007, 1972 --
1972 US
POLYDOR 2460168 JOHNNY MARS: BLUES FROM MARS  (LP)
(featuring Baby Boy Warren on vocals)
1972 US
NIGHTHAWK LP 104 V/A: DETROIT GHETTO BLUES 1948-1954  (LP)
Hello Stranger / Taxi Driver / Bad Lover Blues
1977
KRAZY KAT KK 829 V/A: ALLEY SPECIAL  (LP)
Nervy Woman Blues / My Special Friend Blues
1988 UK
COLLECTABLES COL-5320 V/A: ALLEY SPECIAL  (CD)
Nervy Woman Blues / My Special Friend Blues
1990 US
AVI-EXCELLO CD 2002 V/A: BLUES HANGOVER - EXCELLO BLUES RARITIES  (2-CD)
Not Welcome Anymore / Bring Me My Machine Gun / Chuck-A-Luck / Hello Stranger
-- reissue: Avi/Excello CD 4202, 1997 US --
1995 US
HIP-O CD 40139 V/A: HOUSE ROCKIN' & HIP SHAKIN', VOL.4 - BAYOU BLUES HARP  (CD)
Santa Fe / Bring Me My Machine Gun
1998 US
TOTAL ENERGY NER-3019 V/A: MOTOR CITY BLUES - ANN ARBOR BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVAL 1973  (LP/CD)
Too Many Drivers / She's Fine
(recorded at Otis Spann Memorial Field, September 8, 1973)
1998 US
ACE CDCHD 604 V/A: DEEP HARMONICA BLUES  (CD)
Not Welcome Anymore (= Sanafee) / Bring Me My Machine Gun (= Baby Boy Blues) / Chuc-A-Luck (= Chicken) / Hello Stranger (= Mattie Mae)
1999 UK
HIP-O CD 40157 V/A: THE EXCELLO STORY, VOL.4 : 1961-1975  (CD)
Not Welcome Anymore
1999 US
PRESERVED CD 8575 V/A: THE PARROT RECORDS BLUES STORY  (CD)
Santa Fe / Mattie Mae
2001
SANCTUARY CD 81268 V/A: DON'T WORRY 'BOUT THE BEAR  (CD)
Johnny Mars, Boogie Woogie Red & Baby Boy Warren: Meet Me In The Alley
2003 US
BOULEVARD VINTAGE BVBCD 1003 V/A: DOWN HOME BLUES CLASSICS 1943-1953  (4-CD)
Please Don't Think I'm Nosey
2004 US
JSP RECORDS JSP 7736 V/A: DETROIT - BLUES FROM THE MOTOR CITY 1938-1954  (4-CD)
My Special Friend Blues / Nervy Woman Blues / Lonesome Cabin Blues / Don't Want No Skinny Woman / Forgive Me Darling / Please Don't Think I'm Nosey / I Got Lucky / Let's Renew Our Love / Taxi Driver / Bad Lover Blues / Sanafee / Hello Stranger / Chicken / Baby Boy Blues / Chuck-A-Luck / Mattie Mae / Santa Fe / Somebody Put Bad Luck On Me / Stop Breakin' Down
2004 UK
INDIGO IGOTCD 2565 V/A: THE R&B HITS OF 1954  (3-CD)
Chicken
2005 UK
JSP JSP-CD 7795 V/A: THE ROAD TO ROBERT JOHNSON AND BEYOND  (4-CD)
Stop Breaking Down
2007 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Dave Cruse | Alan Balfour

Published sources: Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Blues News 2/1978 | Blues Unlimited #80 (1971) | Blues Unlimited #125 (1977) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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