GLORIA JONES





SINGLES

SIMPSON RS-273 THE COGIC'S It's A Blessing / Since I Found Him1964 US 
CHAMPION 14003 (black/styrene label) GLORIA JONES My Bad Boy Is Coming Home / Tainted Love1964 US 
CHAMPION 14003R (red/green/purple/blue label) GLORIA JONES My Bad Boy Is Coming Home / Tainted Love196? US
CHAMPION 14003C (black label) GLORIA JONES My Bad Boy Is Coming Home / Tainted Love196? US
UPTOWN 712 GLORIA JONES Heartbeat, Part 1 / Heartbeat, Part 21965 US
CAPITOL CL 15429 GLORIA JONES Heartbeat, Part 1 / Heartbeat, Part 21966 UK
UPTOWN 724 GLORIA JONES Finders Keepers / Run One Flight Of Stairs1966 US
STATESIDE SS 555 GLORIA JONES Finders Keepers / Run One Flight Of Stairs1966 UK
UPTOWN 732C GLORIA JONES Come Go With Me / How Do You Tell An Angel1966 US
CAPITOL 72409 (promo) GLORIA JONES Come Go With Me / Come Go With Me1966 CAN
CAPITOL 72409 GLORIA JONES Come Go With Me / How Do You Tell An Angel1966 CAN
MINIT 32046 GLORIA JONES I Know / What You Want (Baby What I Want)1968 US
MINIT 32051 GLORIA JONES When He Touches Me / Look What You've Started1968 US
MOTOWN 1256 GLORIA JONES Baby Don'tcha Know (I'm Bleeding For You) / Why Can't You Be Mine1973 US
EMI 2047 BIG CARROT Blackjack / Squint Eye Mangle
(= Marc Bolan's T. Rex with backing vocals from Gloria Jones and Pat Hall)
8/1973 UK
TAMLA MOTOWN 4E 006-94853 GLORIA JONES Baby Don'tcha Know (I'm Bleeding For You) / What Did I Do To Lose You1973 SWE
TAMLA MOTOWN TMG 910 GLORIA JONES Tin Can People / So Tired (Of The Way You're Treating Our Love Baby)1974 UK
EMI MARC 11 T. REX Dreamy Lady / Do You Wanna Dance, Dock Of The Bay
(= lead vocals on b-side by Gloria Jones)
9/1975 UK
EMI 1527 GLORIA JONES No Voy A Ninguna Parte (I Ain't Going Nowhere) / Blues De La Simpleza (Simplicity Blues)1976 ARG 
EMI 2437 GLORIA JONES Get It On (Part 1) / Get It On (Part 2)1976 UK
EMI 2522 GLORIA JONES I Ain't Going Nowhere / Simplicity Blues1976 UK
SONOPRESSE 40.222 (p/s) GLORIA JONES I Ain't Going Nowhere / Simplicity Blues1976 FRA
EMI 2570 GLORIA JONES Go Now (single version) / Drive Me Crazy (Disco Lady)1/1977 UK
EMI PSLP 203 (12", promo) GLORIA JONES Go Now (single version) / Drive Me Crazy (Disco Lady)1/1977 UK
EMI 2572 (p/s) MARC BOLAN & GLORIA JONES  To Know You Is To Love You / City Port1/1977 UK 
PATH… MARCONI-EMI 2C 006-06.342 (p/s) MARC BOLAN & GLORIA JONES To Know You Is To Love You / City Port1977 FRA
ARIOLA 17 718 (p/s) MARC BOLAN & GLORIA JONES To Know You Is To Love You / City Port1977 GER
EMI 2720 GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (single version) / Cry Baby1977 UK
CAPITOL 4563 (promo) GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (stereo) / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (mono)1977 US
CAPITOL 4563 GLORIA JONES Cry Baby / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (single version)1977 US
CAPITOL 16014 GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (album version) / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (instr.)1977 UK
CAPITOL SX 94900 GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (album version) / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (instr.)1977 US
CAPITOL 8503 (12" 33 1/3rpm) GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (instr.)1977 US
EMI ELECTROLA 052-06 945 (12") GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (album version) / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) (instr.) 1977 GER
EMI PSLP 250 (12") GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (vocal version) / (reverse by Gonzalez: Carnival)1977 UK
CAPITOL SPRO-8821/8822 (12", promo, 33 1/3rpm) GLORIA JONES Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) / (reverse by A Taste of Honey: Boogie Oogie Oogie)1977 US
CAPITOL 4662 (promo) GLORIA JONES Blue Light Microphone (stereo) / Blue Light Microphone (mono)1978 US
CAPITOL 4662 GLORIA JONES Blue Light Microphone / Woman Is A Woman1978 US
SIDEWALK 104 GLORIA JONES Windstorm / Blue Light Microphone1978 US
CAPITOL 4762 (promo) GLORIA JONES When I Was A Little Girl (stereo) / When I Was A Little Girl (mono)1978 US
CAPITOL 4762 GLORIA JONES When I Was A Little Girl / When I Was A Little Girl (instr.)1978 US
CAPITOL 8522 (12", p/s, 33 1/3rpm) GLORIA JONES When I Was A Little Girl / When I Was A Little Girl (instr.)1978 US
UNITED ARTISTS BP 380 GLORIA JONES Listen To Me / Father I'm Coming Home1979 UK
AVI 187 GLORIA JONES My Bad Boy's Comin' Home / We Gotta All Get Together1982 US
AVI AVI-PRO-12-340 (12", p/s, promo, 33 1/3rpm) GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / Tainted Love (instr.)1982 US
AVI AVI-12-338-D (12", p/s) GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / Tainted Love (instr.)1982 US
PATH… MARCONI-EMI 2C 008 07599 (p/s) GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / Go Now1982 FRA
PATH… MARCONI-EMI 2C 052 52908 Z (12", p/s) GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / Go Now1982 FRA
INFERNO HEAT 6 (7", 45rpm, black vinyl) GLORIA JONES Tainted Love (AVI version) / (reverse by Sandy Wynns: A Touch Of Venus)  (reissue)1982 UK
INFERNO 12-HEAT 6 (12", a-side 45rpm, b-side 33 1/3rpm, red vinyl)  GLORIA JONES Tainted Love (All-Nighter version) / Tainted Love (original version) / (reverse: 6T's Houseparty)  (reissue)1982 UK
SOUL STOP 3010 GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / Biking  (reissue)1984 UK
CANTERBURY 127 GLORIA JONES Come Go With Me / How Do You Tell An Angel  (reissue)19?? US?
STARDUST URS 159 GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / (reverse by Benny Spellman: Fortune Teller)  (reissue)19?? US
UPTOWN GJ 001 GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / Come Go With Me
(reissue; Note: Tainted Love was not officially issued on Uptown label)
19?? US
CHAMPIGNON 2830 GLORIA JONES Tainted Love / (reverse by Just Brothers: Sliced Tomatoes)  (reissue)2010 UK




EP'S

CAPITOL EAP 122010 (p/s)  GLORIA JONES 
Run One Flight Of Stairs / How Do You Tell An Angel / Finders Keepers / Heartbeat  
196? FRA 




ALBUMS

VEE-JAY INTERNATIONAL VJS-18011 THE COGICS: IT'S A BLESSING  (LP)
Don't Let It Be Said Too Late / It Will Never Lose It's Power / My Soul Loves Jesus / Since I Found Him / Nothing Is Greater / Won't It Be Sad / There Is A Fountain / Say Yes / He Included Me / Don't Stop Using Me / He Lives / It's A Blessing
(featuring Sondra "Blinky" Williams, Andrew Crouch, Gloria Jones, Frankie Karl, Billy Preston and Edna Wright)
-- reissue: "Presenting The Cogic's", Exodus EX 54, 196? US --
1966 US 
UPTOWN T 5700 GLORIA JONES: COME GO WITH ME  (LP)
Come Go With Me / Finders Keepers / Heartbeat (Parts I & II) / Run One Flight Of Stairs / Yes, I Really Love You / How Do You Tell An Angel / Only You / I Will Always Remember / True Love
1966 US
ODE Z12 44018 THE BROTHERS AND SISTERS OF LOS ANGELES: DYLAN'S GOSPEL  (LP)
I Shall Be Released / Chimes Of Freedom / I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
(featuring lead vocals by Gloria Jones)
-- UK edition: CBS 63746, 1969/German & Dutch editions: CBS S63746, 1969/reissues: Ode SBP 473703, 19?? N-ZEA/Ode-A&M Mayfair AMLB 51025, 1971 UK/"The Los Angeles Gospel Choir - The Gospel According To Dylan", Ode-A&M SODL 934356, 19?? N-ZEA/Sequel NEX LP/CD 135, 1990 UK/Sequel NEMCD 404, 2000 UK; Note: track "I'll Be Your Baby Tonight" is also issued on Brazil-only picture sleeve EP "Dylan's Gospel", Epic 22032, 1969 --
1969 US
MOTOWN M-790V1 GLORIA JONES: SHARE MY LOVE  (LP)
Share My Love / Why Can't You Be Mine / Try Love / Tin Can People / Oh Baby / Old Love New Love / So Tired (Of The Way You're Treating Our Love Baby) / Baby Don'tcha Know (I'm Bleeding For You) / What Did I Do To Lose You
-- UK edition: Tamla Motown STML 11254, 1974/cd reissue: Reel Music CD 66748-78007-2, 2009 US --
1973 US
EMI EMC-3159 GLORIA JONES: VIXEN  (LP)
I Ain't Going Nowhere / High / Tell Me Now / Tainted Love / Cry Baby / Get It On (Part 1) / Go Now / Would You Like To Know / Get It On (Part 2) / Drive Me Crazy (Disco Lady) / Sailors Of The Highway / Stage Coach
-- US edition: EMI 8435, 1976 --
1976 UK
SIDEWALK SWK 2002/CAPITOL SW 11854 GLORIA JONES: WINDSTORM  (LP)
Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends) / Windstorm / If The Roses Don't Come / Blue Light Microphone / Hooked On You Baby / Vaya Con Dios / Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me (Don't Say Goodbye) / Woman Is A Woman
-- reissue: EMI EMC-3291 --
1978 UK
AVI AVI-6135 GLORIA JONES: REUNITED  (LP)
Body Heat / Tell Me Some More Of Your Lies / I'm Going To Run Away With Him Tonight / Tainted Love / The Touch Of Venus / Sixty Minutes Of Making Love / 1980 Baby / My / Bad Boy's Coming Home
1982 US
NASHBORO NA 8703 9630 THE COGIC'S: THE COGIC'S  (LP)
1984 US
TYSCOT 7901 4010 1X GLORIA JONES: LORD, I'VE TRIED  (LP)
To God Be The Glory / Hosanna / The Blood Of Jesus / Without God / Lord, I've Tried / I Really Love The Lord / He Is My Friend
1990 US




COLLECTIONS

SEE FOR MILES SEECD 637   GLORIA JONES: VIXEN/WINDSTORM  (CD)
I Ain't Going Nowhere / High / Tell Me Now / Tainted Love / Cry Baby / Get It On, Pt.1 / Go Now / Would You Like To Know / Get It On, Pt.2 / Drive Me Crazy (Disco Lady) / Sailors Of The Highway / Stage Coach / Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again) / Windstorm / If The Roses Don't Come (In Spring This Year) / Blue Light Microphone / Hooked On You Baby / Vaya Con Dios (May God Be With You) / Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me (Don't Say Goodbye) / Woman Is A Woman
1996 UK 




COMPILATIONS

CAPITOL 11920 V/A: HITTER (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK)  (LP)
Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again)
1978 US
EMI EMTV 13 V/A: DON'T WALK, BOOGIE  (LP)
Bring On The Love (Why Can't We Be Friends Again)
1979 UK
UNITED ARTISTS UAR 101 V/A: ALPHA OMEGA - A MUSICAL REVELATION  (2-LP)
Listen To Me / Father I'm Coming Home
1979 UK
DISQUES VOGUE 508650 V/A: 82 POP CORN HIT PARADE  (LP)
Tainted Love
1982 FRA
RHINO RNLP 065 V/A: SULTRY SOUL SISTERS - HISTORY OF GIRL GROUPS. VOL. III  (LP)
Tainted Love
1984 US
RHINO RNLP 70040 V/A: SOUL SHOTS, VOL.4 - SCREAMIN' SOUL SISTERS  (LP)
Tainted Love
1987 US
RHINO R1 70044 V/A: SOUL SHOTS, VOL.8 - SWEET SOUL SISTERS (SWEET INSPIRATION)  (LP)
Tainted Love
1988 US
RHINO R2-75757 V/A: SOUL SHOTS, VOL.3 - A COLLECTION OF SIXTIES SOUL CLASSICS  (LP)
Tainted Love
1989 US
RHINO R2-75770 V/A: SOUL SHOTS, VOL.2 - A COLLECTION OF SIXTIES SOUL CLASSICS  (LP)
Heartbeat
1989 US
TYSCOT 4016 V/A: SOUL MESSENGER, VOLUME 1  (CD)
Hosanna
1991 US
SONG DIGITAL 2006 V/A: WHAT COLOR IS LOVE  (CD)
Tainted Love
1994 GER
DIESEL MUSIC C-18 V/A: 38 SOULKLASSIKER 1960-69  (2-CD)
Tainted Love
1996 SWE 
GOLDMINE SOUL SUPPLY GSCD 84 V/A: COME GO WITH US - 25 CLASSIC NORTHERN SOUL TRACKS  (CD)
Come Go With Me
1996 UK
RHINO R2 72815 V/A: BEG, SCREAM & SHOUT!  (6-CD)
Tainted Love
1997 US
MCA MCLD 19398 V/A: SOUL SATISFACTION  (CD)
Tainted Love
1999 UK
CIRCA RECORDS LTD VTDCD 377 V/A: THE BEST NORTHERN SOUL ALL-NIGHTER... EVER!  (2-CD)
Tainted Love
-- reissue; Circa Records Ltd-Virgin VTDL 08, 00946 3 75176 2 8, 2006 UK --
2001 UK
UNIVERSAL 493 452-2 V/A: 20TH CENTURY SUPERSTAR  (4-CD)
To Know You Is To Love You
2002 EU
TELSTAR TV TTVCD3247 V/A: RUDE BOY REVIVAL  (2-CD)
Tainted Love
2002 UK 
HEARTBEAT CROSSBOW FILMS CROSSLEGEND 001  V/A: LEGENDS OF RARE SOUL - VOLUME ONE  (DVD-V)
Heartbeat
2003 US
ILLICIT RECORDINGS ILL 01 V/A: SHOWTIME, VOL.3 - ANALOGUE 1 HOUR MIX CD  (CD)
Tainted Love (remix)
2003 US
FAMILY RECORDINGS 981 140-0 V/A: UNCOVERED  (3-LP)
Tainted Love
2003 UK
AMIGO MUSIK AMSCD 110 V/A: SOUL, VOL.1 - DANCEFLOOR CLASSICS  (CD)
Tainted Love
2004 SWE
STATESIDE 0946 3 63434 2 6 V/A: MAMA'S GOT A BAG OF HER OWN  (CD)
What You Want
2006 UK
SHOUT! FACTORY 826663 10485 V/A: VEE-JAY - THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION  (4-CD)
Tainted Love
2007 US
UNIVERSAL MUSIC TV 530 647-1 V/A: HERE COME THE GIRLS  (3-CD)
Tainted Love
2008 UK
ACE CDCHD 1204 V/A: YOU HEARD IT HERE FIRST!  (CD)
Tainted Love
2008 UK
UNIVERSAL MUSIC OPERATIONS 531 261-8 V/A: A COMPLETE INTRODUCTION TO NORTHERN SOUL  (4-CD)
Tainted Love
2008 EU


In addition, Gloria Jones appeared as a duet/background vocalist on a number of recordings, including LP's "Neil Young" by Neil Young (1968), "Ry Cooder" by Ry Cooder (1971), "REO Speedwagon" by REO Speedwagon (1971), "Dixie Chicken" by Little Feat (1971), "Zinc Alloy And The Hidden Riders Of Tomorrow" by T. Rex (1974), "Light Of Love" by T. Rex (1974), "Machine Gun" by The Commodores (1974), "Mahogany (Original Soundtrack)" by Michael Masser (1975), "Duit On Mon Dei" by Harry Nilsson (1975), "Bolan's Zip Gun" by T. Rex (1975), "Futuristic Dragon" by T. Rex (1976), "Dandy In The Underworld" by T. Rex (1977), "Hobo with a Grin" by Steve Harley (1978), and "Late at Night and A Whole New Thing" by Billy Preston (1979).

Note: Gloria Jones should not be confused with the Gloria Jones who was an original member of The Blossoms.



                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Blues News 3/1988 (article by Pekka Talvenmški) | The R&B Indies 1 (Bob McGrath, 2005) | The R&B Indies 3 (Bob McGrath, 2006) | The R&B Indies 4 (Bob McGrath, 2007) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | In The Basement #53 (2009) (article 'Gloria Jones - Sharing The Love' by David Cole) 

Online sources: www.allmusic.com | www.ebay.com | www.discogs.com/artist/Gloria+Jones | en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloria_Jones | www.geocities.com/badcatrecords/STARRblinky.htm | surf.to/gloriajones | dylancoveralbums.com/gospel.html | www.bsnpubs.com/warner/rhino/01rhino000.html | marcbolanswiganbop.piczo.com | www.raresoulman.co.uk | www.jazzmanrecords.co.uk

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