BUDDY LUCAS





SINGLES

JUBILEE 5058 (78/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS AND ALL STARSSoppin' Molasses / Whopping Blues1951 US 
JUBILEE 5070 (78/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWDiane / Undecided
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #2, Juke Box R&B #2)
1951 US
JUBILEE 5075 (78/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWIn The Mood / Embraceable You1952 US
JUBILEE 5083 (78/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWHustlin' Family Blues / I'll Never Smile Again1952 US
JUBILEE 5094 (78/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWBig Bertha / You Belong To Me1952 US
JUBILEE 5111 (78/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS, ORGAN & GUITAR ACCOMP. (a) / BUDDY LUCAS ORCH. (b)Laura / Organ Grinder's Swing1953 US
LONDON L 1181 (78rpm) BUDDY LUCAS & HIS ORCHESTRALaura / Organ Grinder's Swing1953 UK
RCA 47-5396 BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS ORCHESTRAIt Rains / Greedy Pig1953 US
RCA 47-5508 BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS ORCHESTRAI Know What I'm Doin' / Let's Get The Party1953 US
GROOVE 0003 BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS ORCHESTRA, VOCAL BY ALMETA STEWART (a) / BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS ORCHESTRA, VOCAL BY BUDDY LUCAS (b)My Pinch Hitter / I Got Drunk1954 US
GROOVE 0006 BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS ORCHESTRA, VOCAL BY ALMETA STEWART (a) / BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS ORCHESTRA, VOCAL BY BUDDY LUCAS (b)I Need Help / No Help1954 US
GROOVE 0030 BUDDY LUCASHigh Low Jack / No Dice1954 US
SAVOY 1180 BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS COMBOHo Didy Ho / Oh Mary Ann1956 US
BELL 3 (78/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCAS, JIMMY CARROLL & ORCHESTRAHound Dog / When My Dreamboat Comes Home1956 US
KARUSELL K 178 (78rpm) BUDDY LUCAS, JIMMY CARROLLS ORKESTER Hound Dog / Thirteen Goin' On Fourteen 1956 SWE 
RONNEX RB 45 (78?/45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS, JIMMY CARROLL ORCH. Hound Dog / (reverse by Jimmy Leyden, Jimmy Carroll Orch. - chorus: Stranded In The Jungle)1956 BEL 
BELL 8 (78/45rpm, p/s) STUDIO "B" SEVEN (a) / VOCAL BUDDY LUCAS, STUDIO "B" SEVEN (b)Honky Tonk / Don't Be Cruel1956 US
BELL 11 (78/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCASBlueberry Hill / (reverse by Artie Malvin: The Green Door)1956 US
BELL 18 (78/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCASPriscilla / (reverse by Jimmy Carroll & Orchestra [feat. Buddy Lucas: ten.sax]: Slow Walk)1957 US
BELL 20 (78/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCAS, JIMMY CARROLL & ORCHESTRASince I Met You Baby / (reverse by [Vocal] Edna McGriff, Jimmy Carroll & Orchestra: Confidential)
(Note: Both artists are mislabelled on the record and on the picture sleeve, "Confidential" is mistakenly credited as by Edna McGriff)
1957 US
BELL 24 (78/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCASBlue Monday / (reverse by Barry Frank: The Moonlight Gambler)1957 US
BELL 42 (78/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCASIt's You I Love / (reverse by Artie Malvin: Fabulous)1957 US
BELL 54 (78?/45rpm, p/s) VOCAL, BUDDY LUCASSearchin' / (reverse by Edna McGriff: Mr. Lee)1957 US
LUNIVERSE 104 BUDDY LUCASStar Dust / Bo-Lee1957 US
TETRA 4451 GOOD BUDDY AND HIS ROCKIN' BANDRockin' With The Duke / The Kents Rock1957? US
GONE 5016 (78/45rpm) GONE ALL STARS (feat. Buddy LUcas: ten.sax)"7-11" / Down Yonder Rock1957 US
REO 8215 GONE ALL STARS (feat. Buddy LUcas: ten.sax)"7-11" / Down Yonder Rock1957 CAN 
GONE 5025 GONE ALL STARS FEAT. BUDDY LUCASHoppin' Bop / The Gee Gee Walk1958 US
GONE 5025 BUDDY LUCAS & HIS ORCH.Boppin' Hop / The Gee Gee Walk1958? US
SAVOY 1533 THE O.C. ALL STARS (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax)Everybody Stroll / Stone Down1958 US
SAVOY 1534 THE O.C. ALL STARS (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax)Hot Chalypso / Ophelia!1958 US
SAVOY 1543 BUDDY AND EDNA (BUDDY LUCAS & EDNA McGRIFF)No Change / Ah-Ah-Ah1958 US
CARLTON 506 BUDDY LUCASBeulah / Crazy Baby1959 US
VIM 502 THE BUDDY LUCAS BANDDeacon John / I Want To Know1959 US
PYE INTERNATIONAL N 25045 (78rpm) BUDDY LUCAS BANDI Want To Know / Deacon John1960 UK
PYE INTERNATIONAL 7N 25045 (45rpm)  BUDDY LUCAS BANDI Want To Know / Deacon John  1960 UK
VIM 505 THE BUDDY LUCAS BANDBegin The Beguine / Night Train1960 US
FAST 3003 THE BUDDY LUCAS BANDBegin The Beguine / Night Train1961? BEL?
TIVOLI 42124 (45rpm) BUDDY LUCAS BANDNight Train / Begin The Beguine1961 HOL
PIONEER 71850 BIG BUDDY LUCUSMoney, Money, Money / Get Away Fly1961 US
PIONEER S-1760 BIG BUDDY LUCUSTrue Love Will Come Home / Packin My Grip1962 US
TRU-SOUND 45-416 BUDDY LUCAS AND THE SHOUTERS (a) / BUDDY LUCAS (b)Hocus Pocus (Abbra-Cadabra-Sham) / Show Down1962 US
TRU-SOUND T-S 45-420 BUDDY LUCAS FEATURING DELIA AND DIONNE WARWICK (a) / BUDDY LUCAS (b)Down Home Turn Around / April Showers1962 US
CAPRICE 120 "BIG" BUDDY LUCAS, GERRY GRANAHAN ORCH.I Can't Go / So Happy12/1962 US
LAWN 227 BIG BUDDY LUCASBump Te Bump / La-Ja-Ma-Doodle (This Is My Lucky Day)1964 US
MOHAWK M-716 BUDDY LUCASI'm Sailing / That Thang19?? US
ROULETTE GOLDEN GOODIES HIT SERIES GC-93 THE GONE ALL STARS7-11 / (reverse by The Royaltones: Flaming Express) (reissue)19?? US
COLLECTABLES COL 0132 THE GONE ALL STARS7-11 / (reverse by Moe Koffman Quartette: Swingin' Shepherd Blues) (reissue)19?? US




SESSION WORKS / SINGLES

KING 4415 (78rpm) WYNONIE HARRIS (feat. Buddy Lucas on alt.sax on b-side)Put It Back / Trifflin' Woman1950 US 
KING 4445 (78rpm) WYNONIE HARRIS (feat. Buddy Lucas on alt.sax on b-side)I Believe I'll Fall In Love / A Love Untrue1950 US 
KING 4448 (78rpm) WYNONIE HARRIS (feat. Buddy Lucas on alt.sax)Tremblin' / Just Like Two Drops Of Water1951 US 
KING 4461 (78rpm) WYNONIE HARRIS (feat. Buddy Lucas on alt.sax)Bloodshot Eyes / Confessin' The Blues1951 US 
KING 4468 (78rpm) WYNONIE HARRIS (feat. Buddy Lucas on alt.sax)Man, I Have Troubles / I'll Never Give Up1950 US 
JUBILEE 5072 (78rpm)/45-5072 (45rpm) THE ENCHANTERS (feat. Della Simpson on lead vcls + 2nd vocals by Buddy Lucas on a-side)Today Is Your Birthday / How Could You Break My Heart1952 US 
JUBILEE 5073 (78rpm)/45-5073 (45rpm) EDNA MCGRIFF WITH BUDDY LUCAS WITH HIS BAND OF TOMORROWHeavenly Father / I Love You1952 US 
JUBILEE 5074 (78rpm)/45-5074 (45rpm) THE ORIOLES WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWShrimp Boats / Trust In Me1952 US 
JUBILEE 5076 (78rpm)/45-5076 (45rpm) SUNNY TIL (feat. Buddy Lucas Orch. on a-side)Proud Of You / You Never Cared For Me1952 US 
JUBILEE 5080 (78rpm)/45-5080 (45rpm) THE ENCHANTERS WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWI've Lost / Housewife Blues1952 US 
JUBILEE 5082 (78rpm)/45-5082 (45rpm) THE ORIOLES WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWIt's Over Because We're Through / Waiting1952 US 
JUBILEE 5084 (78rpm)/45-5084 (45rpm) THE ORIOLES WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWBarfly / Gettin' Tired, Tired, Tired1952 US 
JUBILEE 5086 (78rpm)/45-5086 (45rpm) BILLY PAUL (feat. Buddy Lucas Orch.)You Didn't Know / The Stars Are Mine1952 US 
JUBILEE 5087 (78rpm)/45-5087 (45rpm) EDNA McGRIFF WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWNot Now / It's Raining1952 US 
JUBILEE 5089 (78rpm)/45-5089 (45rpm) EDNA McGRIFF WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCHESTRA & CHORUSIn The Chapel By The Side Of The Road / Pray For A Better World1952 US 
JUBILEE 5090 (78rpm)/45-5090 (45rpm) EDNA McGRIFF & SONNY TIL WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWI Only Have Eyes For You / Once In A While1952 US 
JUBILEE 5091 (78rpm)/45-5091 (45rpm) THE MARYLANDERS WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWMake Me Thrill Again / Please Love Me1952 US 
JUBILEE 5092 (78rpm)/45-5092 (45rpm) THE ORIOLES WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Don't Cry Baby / See See Rider1952 US 
JUBILEE 5093 (78rpm)/45-5093 (45rpm) LITTLE SYLVIA WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWDrive Daddy Drive / I Went To Your Wedding1952 US 
JUBILEE 5093 (78rpm)/45-5093 (45rpm) LITTLE SYLVIA WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS BAND OF TOMORROWDrive Daddy Drive / I Found Somebody To Love1952 US 
JUBILEE 5099 (78rpm)/45-5099 (45rpm) EDNA McGRIFF & SONNY TIL WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Good / Piccadilly1952 US 
JUBILEE 5100 (78rpm DJ promo) LITTLE SYLVIA WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.A Million Tears / A Million Tears12/1952 US 
JUBILEE 5100 (78rpm)/45-5100 (45rpm) LITTLE SYLVIA WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.A Million Tears / Don't Blame My Heart1/1953 US 
JUBILEE 5108 (78rpm)/45-5108 (45rpm) THE ORIOLES WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me / Teardrops On My xxx1953 US 
JUBILEE 5109 (78rpm)/45-5109 (45rpm) EDNA McGRIFF, BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Edna's Blues / Why, Oh Why1953 US 
JUBILEE 5114 (78rpm)/45-5114 (45rpm) THE MARYLANDERS, BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Good Old 99 / Fried Chicken1953 US 
JUBILEE 5115 (78rpm)/45-5115 (45rpm) THE ORIOLES WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Bad Little Girl / Dem Days (Are Gone Forever)1953 US 
JUBILEE 5119 (78rpm)/45-5119 (45rpm) EDNA McGRIFF (feat. Buddy Lucas Orch. on a-side)Be Gentle With Me / Scrap Of Paper1953 US 
RCA VICTOR 20-5388 (78rpm)/47-5388 MR. SAD HEADMake Haste / Black Diamond1953 US 
IT'S A NATURAL 45-3000 THE KNICKERBOCKERS, WITH THE BUDDY LUCAS BANDYou Must Know / Somewhere, Somehow, Sweetheart1953 US 
SAVOY 1151 LARRY DARNELL (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) That's All I Want From You / You Showed My Baby How To Love Me1955 US
SAVOY 1152 BIG MIKE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Rain Or Shine / Down In New Orleans1955 US
SAVOY 1179 HAL SINGER SEXTET (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Hot Rod / Rock And Roll1956 US
SAVOY 1191 THE DEBUTANTES (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Just Leave It To Me / Is It Too Soon1956 US
SAVOY 1194 HAL SINGER (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Hound's Tooth (Mr. Movin's Groovin') / Crossroads1956 US
SAVOY 1195 BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Candy / That's A Pretty Good Love1956 US
SAVOY 1197 ANNIE LAURIE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax on a-side) You Promised Love / Rockin' And Rollin'1956 US
SAVOY 1198 WILBERT HARRISON (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) The Way I Feel / Confessin' My Dreams1956 US
SAVOY 1500 BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Mean To Me / Tell Me Who1956 US
SAVOY 1502 THE CUBS (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Why Did You Make Me Cry / I Hear Wedding Bells1956 US
SAVOY 1512 BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax on a-side) I Don't Want To Cry / All Of Me1956 US
BELL 7 EDNA McGRIFF AND THE FOUR SPOONERS (feat. Buddy Lucas on a-side) Just Walking In The Rain / After The Lights Go Down Low1956 US
BARCLAY 45-1308 JEANNE GARRY AND THE BUDDY LUCAS ORCHESTRA Love Is My Lighthouse / Mama's Tired1956 US
JOSIE 45-795 THE LIMELIGHTERS (poss. feat. Buddy Lucas Orch.) My Sweet Norma Lee / Cabin Hideaway1956 US
GEE 1002 FRANKIE LYMON & THE TEENAGERS (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Why Do Fools Fall In Love / Please Be Mine1956 US
SAVOY 1527 BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax on b-side) So Long / Ring Dang Dilly1957 US
END E-1005 THE CHANTELS (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Maybe / Come My Little Baby1957 US
DELUXE 6107 ANNIE LAURIE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Hand In Hand / It Hurts To Be In Love1957 US
SAVOY 1528 THE THREE PLAYMATES (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Sugah Wooga / Lovey Dovey Pair1957 US
SAVOY 1533 THE THREE PLAYMATES (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Sugah Wooga / Lovey Dovey Pair1957 US
SAVOY 1542 JOHN BENNINGS (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Who Cares / I'm Living In A World All My Own1958 US
SAVOY 1544 FRANKIE & THE ECHOES (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Come Back Baby / Until We Meet Again1958 US
SAVOY 1545 JIMMY PRICE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) No Never More / I'm Afraid To Love You1958 US
SAVOY 1548 JIMMY SCOTT (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) I May Never / What?1958 US
THUNDER 45-1000 JIMMIE TENNANT WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS DYNATONES (a) /
JIMMIE TENNANT AND THE DOTS WITH BUDDY LUCAS AND HIS DYNATONES (b)
Giggle Wiggle / The Witness1958 US
END E-1027 LITTLE ANTHONY AND THE IMPERIALS (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) Tears On My Pillow / Two People In The World1958 US
FARGO 1001 THE AQUATONES (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) You / She's The One For Me1958 US
PET 801 THE GAY KNIGHTS WITH BUDDY LUCAS ORCHESTRA The Loudness Of My Heart / Angel1958 US
SAVOY 1572 BIG MAYBELLE (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax on a-side) Pitiful / A Good Man Is Hard To Find1959 US
JUBILEE 6002 (78rpm)/45-6002 (45rpm) DOLLY DAWN AND THE C-NOTES, BUDDY LUCAS ORCH.Be Anything / You're Not Worth My Tears
(1952 recordings)
1959 US 
RIDGECREST 1203 BOBBY DINO, BUDDY LUCAS & HIS DYNATONES You Rock Me Jean / You Walked Away From Love1959 US
CLOCK C 1009 DAVE ”BABY” CORTEZ (feat. Buddy Lucas on ten.sax) The Happy Organ / Love Me As I Love You1959 US
ARROYA 500 THE CAT, BUDDY LUCAS & ORCH. Syncopated Rock / Hipster's Prayer195? US
BERKLEY ? CLEV LARADO, BUDDY LUCAS BAND Cool It Baby / ?195? US
CLOCK C-1029 BRUCE MORROW (with The Buddy Lucas Band on a-side) Tea With The Sharks / Slop Around The Clock1960 US
CAPRICE 110 JAMES RAY (feat. Buddy Lucas:hca on a-side) If You Gotta Make A Fool Of Somebody / It's Been A Drag1961 US
KING 45-5510 HANK BALLARD AND THE MIDNIGHTERS (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax on a-side) The Switch-A-Roo / The Float1961 US
LAURIE 3115 DION (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax on a-side) The Wanderer / The Majestic1961 US
ATLANTIC 2167 LAVERN BAKER (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax) Story Of My Love / See See Rider1962 US
CRYSTAL 1003/4 THE JIVING JUNIORS (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax on a-side) Sugar Dandy / Come On Honey1962 US
ISLAND WI-003 THE JIVING JUNIORS (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax on a-side) Sugar Dandy / Valerie1962 UK
ISLAND WI-129 THE JIVING JUNIORS (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax on a-side) Sugar Dandy / Valerie1963 UK
COLUMBIA 4-42852 DION (DI MUCI) (feat. Buddy Lucas:ten.sax on a-side) Donna The Prima Donna / You're Mine1963 US
EL TORO 501 CARMAN TAYLOR, BIG "TOOTIN'" BUDDY LUCAS BAND (a) /
BIG "TOOTIN'" BUDDY LUCAS BAND (b)
Willie "B" / Log Train1963? US
JACKSON J-101 JESS BOLERO (feat. Buddy Lucas:hca/ten.sax) Don't Whistle Woman / It's Sunday196? US
ATCO 45-6379 THE COASTERS (feat. Buddy Lucas:hca on b-side) Crazy Baby / Bell Bottom Slacks And A Chinese Kimono1965 US
DECCA 31844 THE SPOKESMEN (feat. Buddy Lucas:hca) The Dawn Of Correction / For You Babe1965 US
BRUNSWICK 12298 THE SPOKESMEN (feat. Buddy Lucas:hca) The Dawn Of Correction / For You Babe1965 GER

Buddy Lucas worked regularly as a studio session musician (alto sax, tenor sax, baritone sax, harmonica, flute, jew harp etc.) from the early 1950's until the mid 1970's. Besides the releases above, he appeared on various others, including labels such as Jubilee, RCA/Groove, Gone/End, Roulette/Gee, and Swan/Lawn, and smash hits such as "Why Do Fools Fall In Love" by The Teenagers (1956), "Maybe" by The Chantels (1957), and "Tears On My Pillow" by Little Anthony & the Imperials (1958).

Lucas can be heard on recordings by e.g. Piano Red (1954), Billy Bland (1955), Eddie Carson (1955), The Drifters (1955-57; Atlantic 1078, 1089 & 1141), The Limelighters (1956-57; various releases on Today's, EP 4 Hits, Prom, Promenade, Big 4 Hits, Gateway and Hollywood labels), Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee (prob. 1956/7), Little Willie John (1957; King 5083, 5091 & 5577), George Kelly (1957; Winley label, hca), The Chantels (1957), The Three Playmates (1957), John Bennings (1958), The Aquatones (1958), The Gay Knights (1958), Frankie & The Echoes (1958), Jimmy Price (1958), Little Jimmy Scott (1958), Bobby Dino (1959), Danny Taylor (1959), Bill Doggett (1960), Johnny Darrow (1960; hca), Bill Doggett (1960), Seldon Powell (1960's; hca/bar.sax), Otis Blackwell (1960/1), Lincoln Chase (1960/1), Eddie Cooley (1960/1), Billy Dawn (1960/1), Ollie Jones (1960/1), Winfield Scott (1960/1), James Ray (1961; hca), Solomon Burke (1962; ten.sax, 1964; ten.sax, 1974; hca), Bobby Comstock (1962), King Curtis (1962; hca), Mary Ann Fisher (1962; ten.sax/hca), Slim & Anne (1962), Charlie Singleton (1962), Tender Slim/Richardson (1962; hca, 1967), King Curtis (1962; hca), Charlie Singleton (1962), Carmen Taylor (1963?), Clark Terry (1963; ten.sax/hca/vcl), Jimmy Smith (1963; hca, 1966; hca), Aretha Franklin (1964; hca), Don Covay (1964), Floyd Morris (1965), Illinois Jacquet (1965), José Felician ( 1965; hca), The Spokesmen (1965; hca), Jack McDuff (1966; bar.sax), Screamin' Jay Hawkins (1966; bar.sax), Johnny Hodges (1966; hca, 1967; hca), Laura Nyro (1966; hca), Tommy Tucker (1966), Nina Simone (1966; ten.sax/hca, 1967; ten.sax/hca), Pretty Purdie (1967; ten.sax/bar.sax/fl/vcl), Jerome Richardson (1967; bar.sax), Big Joe Turner (1967; ten.sax/hca), Eddie Vinson (1967;ten.sax/hca), The Soul Finders (1968; ten.sax/bar.sax/fl) The Rascals (1968; hca), George Benson (1968; ten.sax/hca), Yusef Lateef (1968; hca), Albert Ayler (1968; bar.sax), Tom Rush (1968), William Fisher (1968; hca; unissued), The Pigmeat Blues Band (1969; hca), Count Basie (1970; hca), Allan Thomas (1970), Roberta Flack (1971; hca), Esther Marrow (1972; hca), Johnny Hammond Smith (1972; hca), Maynard Parker (1972-73; ten.sax/hca), Lou Donaldson (1973-74; hca), Jimmy Witherspoon (1973; hca), Mighty Tom Cats (1973-74; hca), Thad Jones (1974; hca/jaw-harp), Reuben Wilson (1974; ten.sax/hca), Jimi Hendrix (1975; hca), Big Mama Thornton (1975), Roy Buchanan (1976; hca), Harlem Underground Band (1976; hca), Larry Lucie (1978) + possibly on some recordings by Paul Anka, Jess Bolero (1960s?; ten.sax/hca), Nappy Brown, Al Caiola (on Bell sides?), The Cat (1950s?), Ray Charles (1960s /1970s?), Clev Larado (1950s?), Barbara Lewis (1962/1968), Galt MacDermot (1969/1973; ten.sax/hca/jaw-harp), Mickey & Sylvia, Perez Prado (1954/1962; ten.sax/guitar?), The Solitaires (on Old Town sides?) and Titus Turner.

Buddy Lucas also plays tenor saxophone on the following LP's
... by Big Maybelle:
  • "Big Maybelle Sings" (Savoy MG-14005, 1957): I Don't Want To Cry
  • "Blues, Candy And Big Maybelle" (Savoy MG-14011, 1958): Candy / That's A Pretty Good Love /
         Ring Dang Dilly / Pitiful / Mean To Me / There I've Said It Again / Tell Me Who

    ... by Big Mama Thornton:
  • "Sassy Mama!" (Vanguard VSD 79354, 1975): Rolling Stone / Lost City / Mr. Cool / Big Mama's New Love / Private Number / Sassy Mama / Everybody's Happy (But Me)


  • EP'S

    JUBILEE EP 5003 (p/s)  BUDDY LUCAS PLAYS TENOR  
    Because / Diane / I'll Never Smile Again / Memories
    1954 US 
    BELTER 50.035 (p/s)  ART MALVIN/BUDDY LUCAS/JENNIE DEAN: EXITOS DE AMERICA  
    Don't Be Cruel (No Seas Cruel) / Priscilla (Priscila)
    1957 SPA 
    GONE GEP 1 [EP-101 on record] (p/s)  GONE ALL STARS FEATURING BUDDY LUCAS ON TENOR SAX: DANCIN: BANDSTAND  
    Hoppin' Bop / Gone Stroll / Gee Gee Walk / Charlypso End
    4/1958 US 




    ALBUMS

    TODAY'S 3002 BUDDY LUCAS AND ORCHESTRA FEATURING BIG LUKE ON THE TENOR SAX: SHAKE, ROCK, RATTLE AND ROLL  (LP)
    Stand Up / Sky Rocket / Sound Off / Let's Go / Move Over / Round Robin / Jump The Gun / Blazing Home / Wow! / Stampede / Take It Easy / Time Out / Starfire / Shufflin' Along / Mambo Blues / Low Man / Wailin' Away / All Gone
    -- cd reissue: "Buddy Lucas' All-Stars", Today's 3002 (bootleg), 2004 --
    1956 US
    TRU-SOUND TRU 15011 BUDDY LUCAS: ROCK & ROLL - DOWN HOME TURN AROUND  (LP)
    Hokus Pocus (Abbra-Cadabbra-Sham) / The Rattle / Papa Dee Dee / Moonglow / Fallout / Down Home Turnaround / April Showers / Long Boy / Crash Party / Show Down
    (recorded at Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, on March 31 & April 22, 1962, featuring Buddy Lucas:ten.sax/hca/tamb, Wally Richardson:gtr, Carl Lynch:bs gtr, Bob Bushnell:bs/Fender bs, Bobby Banks:Hammond org/pno, Herb Lovelle:dms + The Shouters: Dion (=Dionne) Warrick:vcl/tamb, Didi (=Dee Dee) Warrick:vcl, Sylvia Shemwell:vcl)
    -- reissue: "Status ST-15011 (including the original Tru-Sound sleeve added with Status Records' sticker) --
    1962 US
    UNITED ARTISTS UA S6482/UA L3482 BIG BUDDY LUCAS AND THE WIGGLERS: 50 FABULOUS HARMONICA FAVORITES  (LP)
    Go Away Little Girl - On Broadway - Next Door To An Angel - Oh! Carol - Goodbye, Cruel World / Point Of No Return - Looking Through The Eyes Of Love - Just For Old Time's Sake - Action - The Grass Is Greener / You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' - Uptown - Venus In Blue Jeans - Foolish Little Girl / It's My Life - I'm Into Something Good - Chains - Only In America / Stairway To Heaven - Surf City - Will You Love Me Tomorrow - Up On The Roof / The Locvo-Motion - Stupid Cupid - Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place / Please Don't Ask About Barbara - The Diary - Footsteps - Little Devil - Five O'Clock World / Calendar Girl - One Fine Day - Breaking Up Is Hard To Do - Oh, No, Not My Baby / Princess In Rags - Rumors - Run To Him / Charms - I'll Never Dance Again - Honolulu Lulu / He's Sure The Boy I Love - Baby, The Rain Must Fall - If It Hurts To Be In Love - Just Once In My Life / I'm Gonna Be Strong - Make Me Your Baby - Take Good Care Of My Baby - Blame It On The Bossa Nova - Peaches 'N Cream
    1966 US
    RCA CAMDEN CAL/CAS-2146 BUDDY LUCAS: HONKIN' SAX  (LP)
    Knock On Wood / These Boots Are Made For Walking / I'm A Believer / Uptight / Try A Little Tenderness / The Nitty Gritty / Yakety Sax / Dancin' In The Street / Holy Cow / Cryin' Sax
    1967 US
    REDITA RLP-138 BUDDY LUCAS: HOPPIN' BOP WITH BUDDY LUCAS  (LP)
    Hoppin' Bop / Packin' My Grip / Ho Didy Ho / True Love Will Come / I Can't Go / Honky Tonk / Blue Monday / Hound Dog / When My Dreamboat Comes Home / So Happy / Seven-Eleven / Oh Mary Ann / Gee Gee Walk / Beulah / Night Train / Blueberry Hill / Slow Walk / Don't Be Cruel
    1990 HOL
    REDITA RRCD 138 BUDDY LUCAS: HOPPIN' BOP WITH BUDDY LUCAS  (CD)
    Willie B. (feat. Carman Taylor) [actually the CD features erroneously 'Oh Yeah!' by Rex Garvin] / Hound Dog / Packin' My Grip / Slow Walk (feat. Jimmy Carroll) / Blue Monday / Oh Mary Ann / 7-11 / How Diddy Ho / The Stroll / When My Dreamboat Comes Home / Hoppin' Bop / So Happy / Blueberry Hill / The Gee Gee Walk / Money, Money, Money / Get Away Fly / I'm Sailing / That Thing / Priscilla / Searchin' / Deacon John / Ah-Ah-Ah / Night Train / It's You I Love / Begin The Beguine / No Change / Don't Be Cruel / I Can't Go / True Love Will Come Home / I'm Walkin' / Honkey Tonk / Beluah / Buddy's Walk
    2004 HOL




    COMPILATIONS

    END LP-302 V/A: HAVING A BALL  (LP)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11
    10/1958 US
    END LP-302 V/A: ROCK & ROLL JAMBOREE  (LP)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11
    (reissue of End LP 'Having A Ball')
    1959 US
    RCA/SELEZIONE DAL READER'S DIGEST RDI 16 V/A: CANZONI DI OGGI SUCCESSI DI SEMPRE  (10-LP)
    Sono Bugiarda / Questi Stivali Sono Fatti Per Camminare
    1970 ITA
    WENDI LP 000002 V/A: ACTION PACKED  (LP)
    Carman Taylor & Buddy Lucas Band: Willie "B"
    1980 AUS
    MOONSHINE BLP 111 V/A: NEW YORK KNOCKOUTS  (LP)
    Oh, Mary Ann
    198? HOL
    MOONSHINE BLP 114 V/A: LEAPIN' ON LENOX  (LP)
    Deacon John
    198? HOL
    MOONSHINE BLP 119 V/A: BOOGIE ON BROADWAY  (LP)
    Hound Dog
    198? HOL
    RNB LP 401 V/A: RHYTHM'N'BLUES  (LP)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11
    19?? UK
    BISON BOP BB-LP 2041 V/A: THE BOP THAT NEVER STOPPED, VOL.33  (LP)
    Jimmie Tennant with Buddy Lucas & his Dynatones: Giggle Wiggle
    1984 GER
    DETOUR LP 33-006 V/A: STILL GROOVE JUMPING!  (LP)
    High Low Jack
    1987 UK
    WHITE LABEL WLP 8928 V/A: WILD ORIGINAL ROCK'N'ROLL  (LP)
    Carman Taylor & Buddy Lucas Band: Willie "B"
    1988 HOL
    ACE CH 250/CDCH 250 V/A: BLUESVILLE, VOL.2 - ELECTRIC BLUES  (LP/CD)
    Show Down
    1988 UK
    ROOT MUSIC OLDE 002 V/A: YE OLDE JIVE MASTER, VOLUME 2  (LP)
    Ah-Ah-Ah
    1990 GER
    ROLLERCOASTER RCCD 3009 V/A: WALKIN' WITH WILLIE - WILLIE MITCHELL COMBO AND THE FOUR KINGS PLUS...  (CD)
    Bump Te Bump / La-Ja-Ma-Doodle (This Is My Lucky Day)
    1994 UK
    SEQUEL NEM 748 V/A: SAXOPHONY! - JUBILEE HONKERS & SHOUTERS  (CD)
    Sopping Molasses / Whooping Blues / Pea Lily / One Taste Calls For Another / Give It Up / Undecided / Big Bertha
    1995 UK
    CRAZY CHICKEN CCR 05200 V/A: DIG THAT CRAZY CHICK  (CD)
    Ah-Ah-Ah
    1995
    ACE CDCHD 602 V/A: TEEN BEAT, VOL.3  (CD)
    I Want To Know
    1996 UK
    WESTSIDE WESA 831 V/A: THE GROOVE STORY - R&B FROM THE RADIO CORPORATION, VOL.2  (CD)
    High Low Jack
    1998 UK
    WESTSIDE WESM 539 V/A: TITANIC AND 23 OTHER UNSINKABLE SAX BLASTERS  (CD)
    Buddy Lucas Orchestra: The Gee Gee Walk / Hustlin' Family Blues / The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): Joy Train
    1998 UK
    WESTSIDE WESD 206 V/A: THE GONE STORY  (2-CD)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11
    1999 UK
    AEI # 3002 V/A: AXES, SAXES, SKINS, IVORIES, VOL.1  (CD)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): Down Yonder
    1999
    CHIPMUNK CMLP 001 V/A: HOT GIRLS! LOOKING FOR A HOT RIDE! VOL.1  (LP)
    One Taste Calls For Another
    19??
    ACE CDCHD 766 V/A: TEEN BEAT, VOLUME 5  (CD)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11
    2000 UK
    ACE CDCHD 819 V/A: GREAT R&B INSTRUMENTALS  (CD)
    Deacon John
    2001 UK
    COLLECTOR CLCD 4468 V/A: MEGATON ROCK  (CD)
    Jimmie Tennant with Buddy Lucas & his Dynatones: Giggle Wiggle
    2002 HOL
    PAST PERFECT 220240-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.1  (15-CD)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11
    2002 GER
    PAST PERFECT 220256-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.2  (15-CD)
    Night Train
    2002 GER
    ACE CDCHD 1042 V/A: ROCK'N'ROLL BELL RINGERS  (CD)
    Hound Dog / When My Dreamboat Comes Home
    2005 UK
    EL TORO R&B 106 V/A: WHAT'S YOUR NAME?  (CD)
    Pea Lilly
    2005 SPA
    CENTRAL 1001 V/A: B.M.T. SPECIAL - RHYTHM & BLUES IN NEW YORK CITY, 1952-56  (CD)
    Greedy Pig
    2005
    MEMBRAN MUSIC LTD./DOCUMENTS 223007-321 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES - ORIGINAL MASTERS  (10-CD)
    The Gone All Stars (feat. Buddy Lucas): 7-11 / Buddy Lucas: Night Train
    2005 GER
    OFFICIAL OFFCD-5006 V/A: MOST WILD & FRANTIC, VOL.3  (CD)
    Big Buddy Lucas: Bump Te Bump / La-Ja-Ma-Doodle (This Is My Lucky Day)
    2007 DEN
    OFFICIAL CD 50-005 V/A: RCA DOWNHOME BLUES, VOLUME 1  (CD)
    Greedy Pig
    2010 DEN
    BEAR FAMILY BCD 17391 V/A: STILL GROOVE JUMPING! - 16 CLASSIC ROCKIN' R&B TRACKS FROM RCA'S GROOVE LABEL  (CD)
    High Low Jack
    2014 GER


                                                          

    © Compiled by Pete Hoppula

    Acknowledgments: Dik de Heer (through Shakin' All Over [Yahoo] message board) | Henk Gorter | Tapio Väisänen | Juha Jaakola

    Published sources: Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Now Dig This #28 (7/1985)

    Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.recordmaster.com | www.jazzdisco.org | www.ebay.com | www.gemm.com | www.musicstack.com | home.planet.nl/~elzin047 (Bell Records Discography) | www.globaldogproductions.info | www.45cat.com | www.discogs.com/artist/258508-Buddy-Lucas

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