BARBARA PITTMAN





SINGLES

SUN 253 BARBARA PITMAN I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame9/1956 US
QUALITY K 1572 BARBARA PITMAN I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame1956 CAN
PHILLIPS INT. 3518  BARBARA PITTMAN Two Young Fools In Love / I'm Getting Better All The Time  9/1957 US
QUALITY K 1676 BARBARA PITTMAN Two Young Fools In Love / I'm Getting Better All The Time1957 CAN
SUN 293 THE SUN RAYS (feat. Barbara Pittman) The Lonely Hours / Love Is A Stranger4/1958 US
PHILLIPS INT. 3527 BARBARA PITTMAN WITH THE BILL JUSTIS ORCHESTRA   Cold, Cold Heart / Everlasting Love6/1958 US
PHILLIPS INT. 3553 BARBARA PITTMAN WITH GENE LOWERY SINGERS The Eleventh Commandment / Handsome Man4/1960 US 
TOWER 268 THE VISITORS (feat. Barbara Pittman) Theme From The Wild Angels / Is It Them Or Me?1966 US
MANHATTAN 810 THE 13TH COMMITTEE (feat. Barbara Pittman) She La La / You Really Got A Hold On Me1967 US
SUN 120 BARBARA PITTMAN Cold, Cold Heart / ? (reissue)1970 US




ALBUMS

ROCKHOUSE LPM 8307 THE ORIGINAL SUN SIDES  (LP)
Sentimental Fool (prev. unissued) / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Handsome Man / I Need A Man / Everlasting Love / Cold Cold Heart / Just One Day (prev. unissued) / Two Young Fools In Love / The 11th Commandment / No Matter Who's To Blame
1983 HOL
MAGNUM FORCE MFLP 050 TEXAS BOOGIE  (LP)
Diggin' The Boogie / You're Undecided / Everlasting Love / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Money Honey / Right Behind You Baby / Honey Hush / Trying To Get To You / Big Boss Man / I Need A Man / Long Tall Sally / Rockin' Daddy
(recorded live in Houston, Texas, January 1984 with special guest appearance by Sonny Fisher)
-- Also available as a 40-min. VHS video "Texas Boogie - Live In Houston", Magnum Music Video MMGV004. --
1987 UK
BEAR FAMILY BFX 15359 I NEED A MAN  (LP)
I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Two Young Fools In Love / Everlasting Love / Cold Cold Heart / Handsome Man / The Eleventh Commandment / Just One Day / Sentimental Fool / Voice Of A Fool / I'm Getting Better All The Time (alt.) / Sentimental Fool (alt.) / Love Is A Stranger (The Sunrays) / Take My Sympathy (prev. unissued) / I'm Getting Better All The Time (alt.) / I Forgot To Remember To Forget (prev. unissued) / Sentimental Fool (alt.) / I'll Never Let You Go (prev. unissued 1955 demo)
1989 GER
CHARLY CPCD 8319 GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME  (CD)
I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame / Sentimental Fool (1) / Voice Of A Fool / Two Young Fools In Love / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Take My Sympathy (1) / Cold Cold Heart / Everlasting Love / The Eleventh Commandment / Handsome Man / Just One Day / Love Is A Stranger (The Sunrays) / The Lonely Hours (The Sunrays) / Sentimental Fool (2) / Cold Cold Heart (1) / Everlasting Love (1) / No Matter Who's To Blame (1) / I'm getting Better All The Time (1) / Take My Sympathy (demo) / Two Young Fools In Love (demo) / I'm Getting Better All The Time (demo) / No Matter Who's To Blame (2) / I'm Getting Better All The Time (2) / Sentimental Fool (3) / I Forgot To Remember To Forget / I'm Getting Better All The Time (3)
1997 UK/GER




COMPILATIONS

TOWER T/DT-5043 V/A: MUSIC FROM THE SOUNDTRACK OF THE MOTION PICTURE THE WILD ANGELS  (LP)
The Visitors feat. Barbara: Theme From The "Wild Angels"
1966 US
TOWER T/DT-5053 V/A: DR. GOLDFOOT & THE GIRL BOMBS (SOUNDTRACK)  (LP)
The Candles (feat. Barbara Pittman): This I Say
1966 US
PHONOGRAM 6641.180 V/A: THE SUN STORY  (2-LP)
Everlasting Love
1974 UK
CHARLY CR 30149 V/A: SUN SOUNDS SPECIAL - MEMPHIS BEAT  (LP)
I'm Getting Better All The Time
1978 UK
SUPERSONIC SOUND FV 1169 V/A: HOT BOPPIN' GIRLS  (LP)
I Need A Man
1979
CHARLY CFM 502 V/A: I NEED A MAN  (10" LP)
I Need A Man
9/1981 UK
CHARLY CFM 512 V/A: THE SWINGIN' BLAST  (10" LP)
Everlasting Love
1982 UK
CHARLY CFM 513 V/A: TEENAGE BOP  (10" LP)
I'm Getting Better All The Time
1982 UK
CHARLY/SUN LP 1021 V/A: ROCK BOP BOOGIE  (LP)
Sentimental Fool
1985 UK
CHARLY/SUN LP 1023 V/A: ROCK AND ROLL PILLS  (LP)
Voice Of A Fool
1985 UK
CHARLY CD 36 V/A: THE BEST OF SUN ROCKABILLY, VOL.2  (LP)
Sentimental Fool
1986 UK
CHARLY SUNBOX 106 V/A: SUN RECORDS - THE ROCKING YEARS  (12-LP)
I Need A Man / Sentimental Fool / Voice Of A Fool / I'm Getting Better All The Time
1987 UK
P-VINE PLP-319 V/A: ROCKIN' GIRLS' SUN FAVORITES  (LP)
I Need A Man / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Cold, Cold Heart / Everlasting Love / Handsome Man / No Matter Who's To Blame / Sentimental Fool
1987 JPN
MAGNUM FORCE MFLP 056 V/A: RED HOT ROCKABILLY, VOL.4  (LP)
I'll Never Let You Go
1988 UK
CHARLY/SUN CD 6 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL ORIGINALS, VOL.2  (CD)
I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame
1988 UK
CHARLY CD 336 V/A: THE LEGENDARY SUN RECORDS STORY  (CD)
I'm Getting Better All The Time / Everlasting Love
19?? UK
CHARLY CD 345 V/A: ROCK THE JOINT  (CD)
Sentimental Fool
19?? UK
CHARLY/SUN CD 9 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL ORIGINALS, VOL.3  (CD)
I'm Getting Better All The Time / Two Young Fools In Love
1990 UK
CHARLY/SUN CD 15 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL ORIGINALS, VOL.6  (CD)
Everlasting Love / Cold Cold Heart
1990 UK
CHARLY/SUN CD 33 V/A: THOSE ROCKIN' GALS  (CD)
I'm Getting Better All The Time / Everlasting Love / Sentimental Fool
1991 UK
JICK? CD 89194 V/A: BEST OF SUN ROCKABILLY, VOL.2  (CD)
Sentimental Fool
1994 JPN
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15802 DI V/A: THE COMPLETE SUN SINGLES VOL.2  (4-CD)
I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame
1995 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15803 DI V/A: THE COMPLETE SUN SINGLES, VOL.3  (4-CD)
The Sunrays: The Lonely Hours / Love Is A Stranger
1996 GER
CHARLY CD 8182 V/A: HILLBILLY FILLIES & ROCKIN' CHICKS - SUN  (CD)
I Need A Man / No Matter Who's To Blame / Two Young Fools In Love / Sentimental Fool / Everlasting Love
1996 UK
AVI CD 5019 V/A: ROCK BOPPIN' BABY : SUN ROCKABILLY, VOL.3  (CD)
I Need A Man / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Sentimental Fool
1996 US
CHARLY CPCD 8277 V/A: SUN ROCK & ROLL, VOL.1  (CD)
I'm Getting Better All The Time
1997 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15805 DI V/A: THE COMPLETE SUN SINGLES, VOL.5  (4-CD)
Two Young Fools In Love / I'm Getting Better All The Time / Barbara Pittman & Bill Justis: Everlasting Love / Cold Cold Heart
1997 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15806 DI V/A: THE COMPLETE SUN SINGLES, VOL.6  (4-CD)
Handsome Man / The Eleventh Commandment
1998 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16311 V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.16 : ROCKABILLY FROM THE VAULTS OF SUN RECORDS  (CD)
Sentimental Fool
1999 GER
SAAR CD 41008 V/A: THE BEST OF SUN ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.2  (CD)
I Need A Man
1999 ITA
SAAR CD 41009 V/A: THE BEST OF SUN COUNTRY  (CD)
Two Young Fools In Love
2000 ITA
SAAR CD 41011/SAAR CD #1 V/A: THE BEST OF SUN, VOL.1  (CD)
I Need A Man
2000 ITA
CASTLE/PULSE PBX CD 336 V/A: THE LEGENDARY SUN RECORDS STORY  (3-CD)
Everlasting Love / I'm Getting Better All The Time
2000 UK
PIE CD 153 V/A: ROCKABILLY DANCE PARTY  (CD)
Everlasting Love
2000
PULSE CD 336 V/A: THE LEGENDARY SUN RECORDS STORY  (CD)
I'm Getting Better All The Time / Everlasting Love
2000 UK
CASTLE/PULSE PBX CD 344 V/A: THE LEGENDARY SUN RECORDS STORY, VOL.2  (3-CD)
I Need A Man
2001 UK
CASTLE/PULSE PBX CD 345 V/A: ROCK THE JOINT - THE ROOTS AND BRANCHES OF ROCK'N'ROLL  (3-CD)
Sentimental Fool
2001 UK
CASTLE/PULSE CD 344 V/A: THE LEGENDARY SUN RECORDS STORY, VOL.2  (CD)
I Need A Man
2001 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16609 FK V/A: MEMPHIS BELLES : THE WOMEN OF SUN RECORDS  (6-CD)
Everlasting Love / Voice Of A Fool / Handsome Man (undubbed) / Sentimental Fool / I Need A Man / Sentimental Fool / Love Is A Stranger (by The Sunrays) / I'm Getting Better All The Time (demo version) / The Eleventh Commandment / The Titles Will Tell / Sentimental Fool / I'm Getting Better All The Time (alt. take) / Love Is A Stranger (alt. take, by The Sunrays) / Just One Day / I Forgot To Remember To Forget / Handsome Man / The Lonely Hours (by The Sunrays) / No Matter Who's To Blame (alt. version 1) / No Matter Who's To Blame / Cold Cold Heart / No Matter Who's To Blame (alt. version 2) / Two Young Fools In Love / Two Young Fools In Love (demo version) / Take My Sympathy / I'm Getting Better All The Time
2002 GER
FAB-U-LUS FBUBX 002 V/A: SUN RECORD COMPANY - 50 GOLDEN YEARS 1952-2002  (8-CD)
I Need A Man / Everlasting Love / Two Young Fools In Love
2002 US
ACE CDCHD 1016 V/A: GOOD GIRLS GO BAD : WILD WEIRD & WANTED  (CD)
I Need A Man / Everlasting Love
2004 UK
NOW DIG THIS CMFCD 1042 V/A: WELL, NOW DIG THIS  (CD)
Everlasting Love
2004 UK
RHINO/WEA 73346 V/A: ROCKIN' BONES - 1950S PUNK & ROCKABILLY  (4-CD)
I Need A Man
2006 US
NOT NOW MUWIC NOT2CD210 V/A: THE BEST OF SUN RECORDS  (2-CD)
I Need A Man
2007 UK
EL TORO ETCD 1013 V/A: WELCOME TO THE CLUB - EARLY FEMALE ROCKABILLY  (CD)
Sentimental Fool / I Need A Man
2007 SPA
PROPER PROPERBOX 143 V/A: ROCKIN' MEMPHIS  (4-CD)
I Need A Man
2008 UK

In addition, remaining unissued titles recorded at Sun are: "Careless Love" (incomplete) (rec. on June 5, 1957 at 706 Union), "Hide My Tears"/"I Wanna Be Loved" (rec. on Feb 24, 1958 at 706 Union) & "Lost My Only Love" (rec. on Feb 3, 1960 at 639 Madison). There may also be more recordings made under production of Mike Curb in the mid 1960s, that were released mainly on soundtracks such as "Dr. Goldfoot And The Girl Bombs" (Tower T-5053, 1966) and "Hell's Angels On Wheels" (Smash LP 67094, 1967).


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Pete Downs

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Sun Records: The Discography (Colin Escott & Martin Hawkins, 1987) | We Wanna Boogie - An Illustrated History Of The American Rockabilly Movement (Randy McNutt, 1988) | Frantic 1/1984 | Goldmine #234 (1989) | Now Dig This #28 (7/1985) | Original Cool #36 (1999) | R.O.C.K. 1/1990 (article & discography by Toini Knudtsen) | Too Much Noise #23 (4/1988)

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