DEAN & JEAN





DEAN & JEAN : NORTH-AMERICAN SINGLES

BUCKEYE 1001   DEAN & JEAN   We're Gonna Get Married / Oh Yeah
(Note: This release is also available as an identical 2010 UK repro edition)
1958 US
EMBER E-1048 DEAN & JEAN We're Gonna Get Married / Too Young To Know12/1958 US
EMBER E-1054 DEAN & JEAN Never Let Love Fade Away / Turn It Off8/1959 US
EMBER E-1086 DEAN & JEAN Cross My Heart / That's The Way Love Goes4/1962 US
RUST TR 1 DEAN AND JEAN Seven Day Wonder / The Man Who Will Never Grow Old   196? US
RUST 5044 DEAN AND JEAN Come Take A Walk With Me / Dance The Roach5/1962 US
RUST 5046 DEAN AND JEAN Mack The Knife / You Can't Be Happy By Yourself6/1962 US
RUST 5067 DEAN AND JEAN Tra La La La Suzy / I Love The Summertime
(a-side Billboard/pop #35)
9/1963 US 
REO 8748X DEAN AND JEAN Tra La La La Suzy / I Love The Summertime1963 CAN 
RUST 5075 DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now
(a-side Billboard/pop #32)
2/1964 US
REO 8760X DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now1964 CAN
RUST 5081 DEAN AND JEAN I Wanna Be Loved / Thread Your Needle
(a-side Billboard/pop #91, b-side bubbled under #123)
4/1964 US
REO 8775X DEAN AND JEAN I Wanna Be Loved / Thread Your Needle1964 CAN
RUST 5085 DEAN AND JEAN Goddess Of Love / The Man Who Will Never Grow Old1964 US
RUST 5089 DEAN AND JEAN Sticks And Stones / In My Way
(Note: This release is also available as an identical 2010 UK repro edition)
1964 US
REO 8816 DEAN AND JEAN Sticks And Stones / In My Way1964 CAN
RUST R 5100 DEAN AND JEAN Goddess Of Love / Lovingly Yours5/1965 US
RUST 5107 DEAN AND JEAN I Love The Summertime / She's Too Respectable4/1966 US
LAURIE "DOUBLE GOLD" LDG 114 DEAN & JEAN Tra La La La Suzy / Hey Dean, Hey Jean  (reissue)1978 US
COLLECTABLES "BACK TO BACK
HIT SERIES" LDG 2114
DEAN & JEAN Tra La La La Suzy / Hey Dean, Hey Jean  (reissue)19?? US




DEAN & JEAN : NON-AMERICAN SINGLES

STATESIDE SS 249   DEAN AND JEAN   Tra La La La Suzy / I Love The Summertime1964 UK
STATESIDE SS 249 (p/s)   DEAN AND JEAN Tra-La-La-La Suzy / I Love The Summertime1964 DEN 
SONET T 9572 DEAN AND JEAN Tra-La-La-La Suzy / I Love The Summertime1964 SWE 
STATESIDE SS 283 DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now1964 UK
STATESIDE HSS 1108 DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now4/1964 HOL
STATESIDE SS 283 (p/s) DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now 
(UK record with Norwegian picture sleeve)
1964 NOR
VOGUE V 45-1180 DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now1964 FRA
STATESIDE SS 313 DEAN AND JEAN Thread Your Needle / I Wanna Be Loved1964 UK
FESTIVAL FK-541 (small centre hole) DEAN AND JEAN Thread Your Needle / I Wanna Be Loved1964 AUS
FESTIVAL FK-546 (small centre hole) DEAN AND JEAN Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now1964 AUS




WELTON YOUNG : SINGLES

JOSIE 811  THE KING TOPPERS (feat. Grant Kitchings:vcl on a-side, Welton Young:vcl on b-side) You Were Waiting For Me / Walkin' And Talkin' The Blues  2/1957 US 
GAMETIME 45-105 WELTON YOUNG WITH JIMMY HIGHSMITH & HIS ORCHESTRA Go On / ?19?? US 
PROVIDENCE 411 SCREAMIN' JAY HAWKINS WITH WELTON YOUNG ORCHESTRA (feat. Welton Young:gtr) Poor Folks / Your Kind Of Love1965 US 

Note: The King Toppers, originally known as The Corvettes (tenor Grant Kitchings, tenor Dave Colter, baritone Donald Turner, bass Louis Day, and tenor/guitarist Welton Young) recorded also two unreleased songs for RCA Victor: "Angel Mine" (written by Tex Cornelius and led by Grant) and another, forgotten title. Dave Colter didn't belong to the group on Josie recordings which were made for Jubilee Records in November 1956.



BRENDA LEE JONES : SINGLES

APOLLO 490 BRENDA LEE I Ain't Gonna Give Nobody None Of My Love / I'll Never Get Rich Again1956 US
RU-JAC 08 BRENDA JONES Let's Go Back To School / Can't You See1963 US
RUST 5112  BRENDA LEE JONES   Thread Your Needle / You're The Love Of My Life  1966 US 
RUST 5127 BRENDA LEE MELSON The Love Game / Valley Of Love1967 US
GOLD STARS 100/QCA-90852 LONDON FOGG & THE CONTINENTALS FEAT. BRENDA LEE JONES Easy Mover/ Trippin'1969 US
IMPERIAL 66440 LONDON FOGG & THE CONTINENTALS FEAT. BRENDA LEE JONES Easy Mover/ Trippin'1969 US
MERCURY 73482 BRENDA JONES Super Stroke / Big Mistake1974 US
MERCURY 73645 BRENDA JONES WITH COCONUT LOVE I Am The Other Woman / Good Thing (What It Is)1974 US
USA 8 BRENDA LEE JONES   You're The Love Of My Life / Thread Your Needle   1975 UK
FLYING DUTCHMAN 10671 BRENDA JONES WITH GROOVE HOLMES This Is The Me Me (Not The You You) / This Is The Me Me (Not The You You)1976 US

Note: Brenda Lee Jones (a.k.a. Brenda Lee Melson) did her first recordings already in the early 1950's for the local Dayton, Ohio label. Both Brenda Lee Jones and Welton Young also appeared (as a bassist and a guitarist) on several recordings by Tommy Tucker, including Billboard/pop chart hit #11 of 1964 "Hi-Heel Sneakers" (Checker 1067) and the album also titled "Hi-Heel Sneakers" (Checker LP 2990).



DEAN & JEAN : EP'S

VOGUE EPL 8144 (p/s) DEAN AND JEAN / RUSS DAMON
Tra La La La Suzy / I Love The Summertime / (+ Russ Damon: Hip Huggers / Heaven Sent)
1964 FRA
VOGUE EPL 8149 (p/s) MACK THE KNIFE
Mack The Knife / You Can't Be Happy By Yourself / Dance The Roach / Come Take A Walk With Me  
1964 FRA
VOGUE EPL 8219 (p/s)  DEAN AND JEAN / THE HARPS
Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Please Don't Tell Me Now / (+ The Harps: Marie / Daddy's Going Away Again) 
1964 FRA
VOGUE EPL 8250 (p/s) HEY JEAN HEY DEAN
Hey Jean, Hey Dean / I Wanna Be Loved / Thread Your Needle / Please Don't Tell Me Now
1964 FRA 
RGM 10149 CRY 19??




DEAN & JEAN : ALBUMS

IMPACT ACT 009 HEY JEAN HEY DEAN - THE BEST OF DEAN AND JEAN  (LP)
Please Don't Tell Me Now / Tra La La La Suzy / I Can Get Him / She's Too Respectible / I Wanna Be Loved / Mack The Knife / Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Lovingly Yours / Sticks And Stones / Thread Your Needle / Seven Day Wonder / I Cry / I'll Always Be With You / In My Way / Should I Confess / Goddess Of Love
1986 UK
MARGINAL MAR 085 THE BEST OF DEAN AND JEAN  (CD)
Lovingly Yours / Silly Little Girl / I Cry / In My Way / Thread Your Needle / Please Don't Tell Me Now / I Can Get Him / I Wanna Be Loved / Tra-La-La Suzy / Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Mack The Knife / She's Too Respectable / Sticks And Stones / Seven Day Wonder / I'll Always Be With You / Should I Confess / Goddess Of Love / I Love The Summertime / Party Girl / I Don't Wanna Know / You Can't Be Happy By Yourself / Dance The Roach / Come Take A Walk With Me
199? BEL




DEAN & JEAN / BRENDA LEE JONES : COMPILATIONS

LAURIE LLP-2026 V/A: PICK HITS OF THE RADIO GOOD GUYS, VOLUME II  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy
-- reissue: Laurie SLP-2026, 196? US --
1964 US
LAURIE LLP-2028 V/A: RADIO SMASH FLASHBACKS : DRIVE TIME  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy
-- reissue: Laurie SLP-2028, 196? US --
1964 US
LAURIE LES-4003 V/A: THE BEST OF LAURIE, VOLUME I  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy / Hey Jean, Hey Dean
1976 US
LAURIE LES-4017 V/A: DO-WOP GOLD, VOLUME II  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Hey Jean, Hey Dean
1979 US
LAURIE LES-4021 V/A: COLLECTOR'S RECORDS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.5  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Hey Jean, Hey Dean
1979 US
LAURIE LES-4023 V/A: COLLECTOR'S RECORDS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.7  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Please Don't Tell Me Now
1979 US
LAURIE LES-4025 V/A: DO-WOP GOLD, VOLUME III  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Seven Day Wonder
1979 US
BIG H 79103 V/A: VINTAGE ROCK'N'ROLL COLLECTOR'S ITEMS, VOL.3  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Please Don't Tell Me Now
1979
WENDI LP 000004 V/A: TOO MUCH ROCKIN'  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Turn It Off
1980 AUS
RCA/LAURIE LRSLP-1003 V/A: TEEN DREAMS  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Hey Jean, Hey Dean / Tra La La La Suzy
1981 UK
LAURIE LES-4031 V/A: THE GOLDEN GIRLS SING THEIR GOLDEN HITS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.2  (LP)
Brenda Lee Jones: Thread Your Needle
1981 US
CRYSTAL BALL 106 V/A: A FULL HOUSE FROM LAURIE RECORDS  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Lucky Old Sun
1982 US
CASCADE DROP 1014 V/A: 20 GREAT CRUISING FAVOURITES, VOL.1  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Please Don't Tell Me Now
-- reissue: Cascade CD DROP 1014, 1991 UK --
1984 UK
LAURIE LES-4061 V/A: COLLECTOR'S RECORDS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.21  (LP)
Brenda Lee Melson: The Love Game
1985 US
LAURIE LES-4062 V/A: COLLECTOR'S RECORDS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.22  (LP)
Brenda Lee Jones: You're The Love Of My Life
1985 US
LAURIE LES-4064 V/A: LEADERS OF THE PACK, VOL.4  (LP)
Brenda Lee Jones: Please Don't Tell Me Now/Dean & Jean: Hey Jean Hey Dean
1986 US
SAVAGE KICK SK 506 V/A: SAVAGE KICK, VOL.6  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Please Don't Tell Me Now
199? UK
STOMPIN' LP 127 V/A: STOMPIN', VOL.27  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Sticks And Stones
199? UK
ACE CDCHD 933 V/A: THE LAURIE RECORDS STORY, VOL.1  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy / Hey Jean, Hey Dean / I Wanna Be Loved / Goddess Of Love
1993 UK
ACE CDCHD 330 V/A: KISS 'N' TELL  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Silly Little Girl
1993 UK
MARGINAL CD 006 V/A: HIGH SCHOOL SWEETHEARTS  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Lovingly Yours
1995 BEL 
EMI-CAPITOL SPECIAL MARKETS 57874  V/A: FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF ROCK & ROLL : HITS FOR AN OLDIES DANCE PARTY  (CD)  
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy
1996 US
KENT CDKEND 144 V/A: NORTHERN SOUL SPECTRUM  (CD)  
Brenda Lee Jones: You're The Love Of My Life
1997 UK
LAURIE 3CD-100 V/A: CLASSIC OLD AND GOLD  (3-CD)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy / Hey Dean, Hey Jean
199? US
LAURIE LCD-4092 V/A: 20 GREAT LOVE SONGS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.2  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Please Don't Tell Me Now
199? US
LAURIE LCD-4095 V/A: MILLION DOLLAR MEMORIES, VOL.1  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Hey Dean, Hey Jean
199? US
LAURIE LCD-4096 V/A: MILLION DOLLAR MEMORIES, VOL.2  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy / Seven Day Wonder
199? US
LAURIE LCD-4101 V/A: 22 LEADERS OF THE PACK, VOL.1  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy / Hey Dean, Hey Jean
199? US
LAURIE LCD-4103 V/A: 21 ROCK & ROLL FAVORITES, VOL.1  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Hey Dean, Hey Jean
199? US
LAURIE LCD-4106 V/A: 21 COUNTRY, ROCK & LOVE SONGS OF THE 50'S & 60'S, VOL.1  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Hey Dean, Hey Jean
1998 US
GOLDMINE GSCD 118 V/A: RARE FUNK LIBERATION, VOL.1  (CD)
London Fogg & The Continentals feat. Brenda Lee Jones: Easy Mover
1999 UK
TIME-LIFE R929-02 V/A: 1960S - SOCK HOP  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Tra La La La Suzy
199? US
TIME-LIFE R929-40 V/A: 1960S - TEEN TIME  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Hey Dean, Hey Jean
199? US
OFFICIAL OF-CD 2001 V/A: DYNAMITE R&B DUOS, VOL.1  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Never Let Your Love Fade Away
200? DEN
OFFICIAL OF-CD 2002 V/A: DYNAMITE R&B DUOS, VOL.2  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Turn It Off
200? DEN
OFFICIAL OF-CD 2003 V/A: DYNAMITE R&B DUOS, VOL.3  (CD)
Dean & Jean: We're Gonna Get Married / Cross My Heart
200? DEN
OFFICIAL OF-CD 2004 V/A: DYNAMITE R&B DUOS, VOL.4  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Too Young To Know
200? DEN
STILL SLCD 1160 V/A: BLACK TOOTSIE ROCK'N'ROLL  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Oh Yeah
2001 HOL 
STOMPIN' ST 317 V/A: STOMPIN' 17  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Oh Yeah
2002 UK
RPM RPMSH 248 V/A: HERALDING THE HITS  (2-CD)
Dean & Jean: We're Gonna Get Married
2002 US
PAST PERFECT 220256-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.2  (15-CD)
Dean & Jean: Please Don't Tell Me Now
2002 GER 
HIP-BOP 001 V/A: HARLEM SHUFFLE - THE ROOTS OF SOUL 1958-63  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Oh Yeah
200?
BLAZON ? V/A: GET HOT - SLEAZY RHYTHM 'N BLUES, VOL.4  (CD)
Dean & Jean: Everything Gonna Be Alright
200?
ROCKIN' RARITIES R.R-2005-2 V/A: ACTION PACKED!, VOL.2 : 16 RED HOT ROCKIN' HITS  (LP)
Dean & Jean: Oh Yeah
2005
STILL SLCD 1170 V/A: SMOKING THE BLACK RHYTHM ROCK  (CD)
Welton Young & Jimmy Highsmith Orchestra: Go On
2006 HOL


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Tapio Väisänen | Henk Gorter

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Goldmine Standard Catalog Of Rhythm & Blues Records (Tim Neely, 2002) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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