BOOZOO CHAVIS





SINGLES

FOLK STAR GF-1197 BOOZOO CHAVIS   Paper In My Shoe / Boozoo Stomp1955 US
IMPERIAL 5374 BOOZOO CHAVIS   Paper In My Shoe / Boozoo Stomp  (reissue)1955 US
FOLK STAR 1201 BOOZOO CHAVIS   Forty One Days / Bye Bye Catin1955 US
GOLDBAND G-1161 BOOZOO CHAVIS & HIS ZODICO ACCORDIAN   Hamburger's & Popcorn / Tee Black (vcl on a-side by Little Brother Griffin)1965 US
CRAZY CAJUN 813 DOG HILL PLAYHOUSE BAND   (vocal/accordion on a-side by Boozoo Chavis, vocal on b-side by Alfred Pete) Mama! Can I Come Home / I'm Jealous1974 US
ZBC ? BOOZOO CHAVIS   Dog Hill / ?1985 US
MAISON DE SOUL 45-1044   BOOZOO CHAVIS   Make Up Your Mind / Dancin' The Sassy One-Step 21987 US 
KOMADAY 45-304 BOOZOO CHAVIS   Deacon Jones / La. Women Love Uncle Bud198? US 
KOMADAY 45-306 BOOZOO CHAVIS   Monkey And The Baboon / Boozoo's Blue Balls Rap198? US




ALBUMS

MAISON DE SOUL MDS-1017 LOUISIANA ZYDECO MUSIC  (LP)
Paper In My Shoe / Motor Dude Special / Blues All Around My Bed / Leona Had A Party / Dance All Night / Dog Hill / Oh Yes I Want My Baby / Boogie Woogie All Nite Long / Worried Life Blues / My Toot Toot
1986 US
MAISON DE SOUL MDS-1021 BOOZOO ZYDECO!  (LP)
Boozoo's Baby / Do It All Night Long / Cryin' In The Street / Zydeco Lady (Disco Lady) / Deacon Jones / I'm Driftin' / Uncle Bud / Make Up Your Mind / Jealous Man Two-Step / Dancin' Sassy One-Step / You Act Sick When Your Man Is Here / Boozoo's Theme Song
1987 US
ROUNDER LP 2069 ZYDECO LIVE! DIRECT FROM RICHARD'S CLUB, LAWTELL, LOUISIANA  (CD)
Paper In My Shoe / Motor Dude Special / Blues All Around My Bed / Leona Had A Party / Dance All Night / Deacon Jones / Dog Hill / Oh Yes I Want My Baby / Boogie Woogie All Nite Long / Worried Life Blues / My Toot Toot / L.A. Women Love Uncle Bud
(recorded live on March 25-27, 1988)
-- UK edition: "Paper In My Shoe" Ace LP CHD 214, 1988 --
1988 US
MAISON DE SOUL MDS-1028 ZYDECO HOMEBREW  (LP/CD)
Johnnie Billy Goat / Suzy Q / Make It To Me / Last Dance Waltz / Pray For Me / Zydeco Hee Haw / Keep Your Dress Tail Down / Sugar Bee / Jolie Catan / Zydeco Homebrew / Make Up Your Mind / Jealous Man Two-Step / Dancin' Sassy One-Step / You Ack Sick When Your Man Is Here / Boozoo's Baby
(with the Majic Sounds feat. Nathaniel Fontenot:gtr, Classie Ballou Jr:bs, Rellis Chavis:dms & Anthony Chavis:rubboard/wbd)
1989 US
SONET SNTCD 1042 BOOZOO'S BREAKDOWN  (CD)
Uncle Bud / Jolie Catan / What's The Matter Now? / Do It All Night Long / Cryin' In The Street / I Want To Play With Your Poodle / Zydeco Coteau / Jealous Man Two-Step / Make Up Your Mind / Zydeco Mardi Gras / Suzy Q / Make It To Me / Zydeco Homebrew / Your Mama & Papa / Boozoo's Trail Ride Breakdown / Telephone Blues / Boozoo's Theme Song
1991 UK
MAISON DE SOUL MDS-1034 ZYDECO TRAIL RIDE  (LP/CD)
I Want To Play Your Poodle / Zydeco Coteau / Boozoo's Trail Ride Breakdown / Your Mama & Papa / Madeleine / Zydeco Mardi Gras / What's The Matter Now / Harlem Shuffle / Bye Bye Jolie / Black Gal / Telephone Blues / Deacon Jones / Went To New Orleans / Uncle Bud / Paper In My Shoe / Motor Dude Special / Blues All Around My Bed / Leona Had A Party / Dance All Night / Dog Hill / Boozoo's Theme Song
1990 US
ROUNDER LP/CD 2097 THE LAKE CHARLES ATOMIC BOMB (ORIGINAL GOLDBAND RECORDINGS)  (CD)
Paper In My Shoe (alt., without sax) / Forty One Days / Hamburgers And Popcorn / Oh Yae Yae / My Love Just For You / Pallet On The Floor / Oh Ho She's Gone / Bye Bye Catin / Brand New Mojo / Telephone Won't Ring / Tee Black / Bottle Up And Go / Comma Lemma Chapo Sha / Lost The Paper In My Shoe
1990 US
ELEKTRA NONESUCH 9 61146-2 BOOZOO CHAVIS (ELEKTRA NONESUCH AMERICAN EXPLORER SERIES)  (CD)
Boozoo's Theme Song / I'm Ready Me / Dog Hill / Keep Your Dress Tail Down / Johnnie Billie Goat / Gilton / Goin' To La Maison / Forty One Days / Oh Yae Yae / Tee Black / Zydeco Hee Haw / Don't Worry About Boozoo / Bernadette
(feat. Nathaniel Fontenot:gtr, Guitar Thomas:gtr, Classie Ballou Jr.:bs, Rellis Chavis:dms, Charles Chavis:wbd, Poncho Chavis/Leona Chavis:bckgr.vcls)
1991 US
SONET SNTCD 1043 ZYDECO HEE HAW - 101 PROOF ZYDECO  (LP)
Boozoo's Baby / Zydeco Lady (Disco Lady) / Deacon Jones / I'm Dirftin' / Dancin' Sassy One Step / You Act Sick When Your Man Is Here / Johnnie Billy Goat / Last Dance Waltz / Pray For Me / Zydeco Hee Haw / Keep Your Dress Tail Down / Sugar Bee / Madeleine / Harlem Shuffle / Bye Bye Jolie / Black Gal
1991 UK
ROUNDER CD 2126 BOOZOO CHAVIS & THE MAJIC SOUNDS: BOOZOO THAT'S WHO!  (CD)
Lula Lula Don't You Go To Bingo / Boozoo's Payback / I'm Going To The Country To Get Me A Mojo Hand / Grand Mary's Two Step / You Used To Call Me / Boozoo, That's Who / Oh Bye Mon Neg / Blly Goat Number Three / Oh Black Gal / Oh Bye Bye / Went To New York / Big Leg Woman / Oh Ya Oh Ya My Foot Hurts / Boozoo's Shuffle
(feat. Nathaniel Fontenot:gtr, Guitar Thomas:gtr, Classie Ballou Jr.:bs, Rellis Chavis:dms, Charles Chavis:wbd/bckgr.vcls, Poncho Chavis:bckgr.vcls)
1993 US
ROUNDER 2130 BOOZOO CHAVIS & THE MAJIC SOUNDS: LIVE! A THE HABIBI TEMPLE  (CD)
Do It All Night / Suzy-Q / Motor Dude Special / Grand Mary's Two Step / Tee Black / Johnnie Billy Goat / Tell Me What's The Matter / Boozoo's Breakdown / Paper In My Shoe / Boozoo, That's Who! / Lula Lula Don't You Go To Bingo / Don't Worry About Boozoo / Worried Life Blues-Oh Bye Bye-Farewell
(recorded live in 1994 feat. Nathaniel Fontenot:gtr, Carlton 'Guitar' Thomas:gtr, Classie Ballou Jr.:bs, Rellis Chavis:dms, Charles Chavis:rubboard/bckgr.vcls)
1994 US
DISCOVERY/ANTONE'S 74707 HEY DO RIGHT!  (CD)
Zydeco Cha Cha / Bosco Stomp / You're Gonna Look Like A Monkey / What You Gonna Do / I Got A Camel / Mother's Blues / Jump The Boogie / Goin' To The Zydeco / Pass Me A Dozen Eggs / Hey Do Right / Crying Waltz / The Spotted Cow Died / Message From The Master / Zydeco Lady
-- reissue: Antone's CD 310, 2001 US --
1997 US
ROUNDER 61-2156 WHO STOLE MY MONKEY  (CD)
Dance All Night / Who Stole My Monkey? / Marksville Slide / I'm Going Away To Stay / I Went To The Dance / Oh Yeah / I Want To Go Home / Lucille / Ay, Cayenne / Baby Please Don't Go / Valse De Derniere Fois / Sock It To Me / Bottle Up And Go / Allons Lafayette / Uncle Bud / Deacon Jones
(recorded in September 1998 with The Majic Sounds feat. Classie Ballou Jr:bs, Rellis Chavis:dms & Charles Chavis:rubboard/bckgr.vcls)
1999 US
ROUNDER 61-1594/ROUNDER HERITAGE SERIES 11594 JOHNNIE BILLY GOAT  (CD)
Dance All Night / Dog Hill (prev. unissued live) / Goin' To La Maison (prev. unissued live) / Oh Yeah / Motor Dude Special / Lula Lula Don't You Go To Bingo / I'm Going To The Country To Get Me A Mojo Hand / Lucille / I Want To Go Home / Tee Black / Big Leg Woman / Who Stole My Monkey? / Boozoo, That's Who / I Went To The Dance / Paper In My Shoe / 41 Days (prev. unissued live) / Oh Black Gal / Grand Mary's Two Step / Valse De Derniere Fois / Oh Bye Mon Neg / Johnnie Billy Goat / I'm Going Away To Stay
(feat. Carlton Thomas:gtr, Nathaniel Fontenot:gtr, Classie Ballou, Jr.:bs, Rellis Chavis:dms, Charles Chavis:rubboard/bckgr.vcls)
2000 US
ROUNDER 61-2166 DOWN HOME ON DOG HILL  (CD)
Tell Me What You Want / Keep Your Dress Tail Down / Negre Est Pas L / I'm Still Blinkin' / Sugar Bee / Rock Me Mama / Crying Blues / Tite Fille / Johnnie Billy Goat / The Twist / La Poule Pend P'us / Broke And Hungry / Henry Martin Two Step
(recorded in early 2001 with The Majic Sounds feat. Classie Ballou Jr:bs, Charles Chavis:rubboard/bckgr.vcls, Rellis Chavis:dms + Sonny Landreth:gtr, Scott Billington:hca, David Greely:fd)
2001 US




COMPILATIONS & GUEST APPEARANCES

IMPERIAL LP-94001/LBL 83214E V/A: SATURDAY NIGHT FUNCTION - RURAL BLUES, VOL.2  (LP)
Paper In My Shoe / Boozoo Stomp
-- reissue: "Rural Blues, Vol.1 & 2" Beat Goes On BGOCD 384, 1998 --
1968 US
CBS 66278 V/A: NOTHING BUT THE BLUES  (2-LP)
Forty One Days
(issued in company with Hanover Publications' book "Nothing But The Blues" compiled by the Editors of Blues Unlimited)
1971 UK
GOLDBAND GRLP-7774/FC-12038 V/A: BLUESVILLE  (LP)
Paper In My Shoe (alt., without sax)
1976 US
CHARLY/FOLK-STAR GFCL 103 V/A: ZYDECO BIRTH  (LP)
Calcasieu Zydeco Blues / Paper In My Shoes / Gonna Boogie / Forty One Days / Long Black Curly Hair / Oh! Babe / Bye Bye Catin
(all tracks prev. unissued)
1987 UK
MAISON DE SOUL MSD-1030 V/A: 101 PROOF ZYDECO  (LP/CD)
Zydeco Hee Haw
1989/1995 US
ATLANTIC-VIRGIN LP/CD 91291 N.R.B.Q.: WILD WEEKEND  (LP)
N.R.B.Q. with Boozoo Chavis (acc): Boozoo, That's Who!
1989 US
TRIKONT US-0158 V/A: SWAMP MUSIC, VOL.3 : KINGS OF ZYDECO - BLACK CREOLE MUSIC FROM THE DEEP SOUTH  (CD)
Paper In My Shoe / Jelous Man Two Step / My Toot Toot
1989 GER
RHINO R2-70946 V/A: ALLIGATOR STOMP, VOL.1: CAJUN & ZYDECO CLASSICS  (LP/CD)
Uncle Bud / Paper In My Shoe (cd-bonus)
1990 US
ROUNDER CD 11566 V/A: STOMP DOWN ZYDECO  (CD)
Sugar Bee
(live at Richard's Club, Lawtell, Louisiana on March 25-27, 1988)
1992 US
MAISON DE SOUL CD 1049 V/A: ROCKIN' ZYDECO PARTY!  (CD)
Boozoo's Trail Ride Breakdown
1994 US
GOLDBAND CD 7763 V/A: SWAMPLAND JEWELS  (CD)
Paper In My Shoe (alt., without sax)
1996 US
TRIKONT US-0203 V/A: LEGENDS OF ZYDECO, VOL.7 - THE OLD SCHOOL STRIKES BACK  (CD)
Boozoo That's Who / Deacon Jones / Blues All Around My Bed / Leona Had A Party / Dog Hill / Big Leg Woman / Grand Mary's Two Step / Tell Me What's The Matter / Johnny Billy Goat Paper In My Shoe / My Toot Toot
199? GER
CAPITOL BLUES COLLECTION 7243 8 52046 2 3  V/A: LOUISIANA SWAMP BLUES  (CD)
Boozoo Stomp / Paper In My Shoe
1996 UK
BEAT GOES ON BGO-384 V/A: RURAL BLUES - GOIN' UP THE COUNTRY/SATURDAY NIGHT FUNCTION  (CD)  
Paper In My Shoe / Boozoo Stomp
1998 UK
SOUTHERN STYLE CD 641920 V/A: SOUTHERN STYLE - ZYDECO  (CD)
Make It To Me / Uncle Bud / Zydeco Homebrew / Sugar Bee
2002 US 
SHOUT! FACTORY D4K 37441 V/A: DOCTORS, PROFESSORS, KINGS & QUEENS - THE BIG OL' BOX OF NEW ORLEANS  (4-CD)
Dog Hill
2004 US
MARDI GRAS MG 1010 V/A: LOUISIANA CAJUN CLASSICS II  (CD)
Zydeco Hee Haw
200? US
MARDI GRAS MG 5015 V/A: BEST OF LOUISIANA MUSIC SAMPLER  (CD)
Zydeco Hee Haw / Zydeco Homebrew
2006 US


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Benoit Billot | Jarmo Hoppula | Juhani Laikkoja | Liam Crill

Published sources: Blues Records 1943 To 1970 Volume One (Mike Leadbitter & Neil Slaven, 1987)

Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.recordmaster.com | www.singlesdb.com | www.bsnpubs.com | www.ebay.com | www.gemm.com | www.musicstack.com | www.loyno.edu/~hobbs | www.mardigrasrecords.com | www.trikont.com

Note: The contents of www.wangdangdula.com website are informative only!
All the corrections/additions are welcome. E-mail: petehoppula @ hotmail.com

Revised on May 2, 2009


www.wangdangdula.com