HENRY CLEMENT





SINGLES

ZYNN 503 HENRY CLEMENT & THE DEW DROPS  So In Love With You / Please Please Darling1958 US 
ZYNN 504/ROCKO 504 LITTLE CLEM AND DEW DROPS Plea Of Love / Waiting In The Chapel1958 US
ZYNN 504/ROCKO 504 THE GAYNOTES Plea Of Love / Waiting In The Chapel1958 US
ZYNN 513 LITTLE HENRY  Jenny Jenny Jenny / What Have I Done Wrong 1959 US
ZYNN 1006 HENRY CLEMENT AND THE TROJANS I'll Be Waiting / Trojan's Walla (instr.)1961 US
SPOT 1001 HENRY CLEMENT Late Hour Blues / Trojan Walla (instr.)1961? US 
BLUES UNLIMITED 2044  HENRY CLEMENTS & GUMBO Going To New Orleans / If You Want To Dance 198? US




ALBUMS

FLYRIGHT FLYCD 52 HENRY CLEMENT & GUMBO: BIG CHIEF TAKAWAKA (1986-1991)  (CD)
Hey La Ba / Black Widow Spider / Weeping Willow / Pandemonium / Cross That River / Big Chief Takawaka / What's Up / Gumbo Band Got Soul / Give Me Some Lagniappe / Catawba Tree / My Doll Can't Dance / Playin' In The Waterlily / Long Long Road / Pretty Girl / Gumbo / Sit Tight / Going To New Orleans / I'm So In Love With You
1995 UK
BLUES UNLIMITED/ZYNN 9037-2  HENRY CLEMENT & GUMBO: LOUISIANA BLUES AND ZYDECO  (CDR)
My Doll Can't Dance / Pretty Girl / Long Long Road / Sit Tight / Gumbo / If You Want To Dance / Going To New Orleans / I'm So In Love With You / My Doll Done Left Me / Playin' In The Waterlilly / Poor Willie
(feat. Henry Clements:vcl/acc/pno/hca/dms, Wilbert Moore:gtr, Tommy Shreve:gtr, Wilfred Moore:bs, Brian Clement:bs, Troy Gaspard:dms, Fred Arceneaux:rubboard/bckgr.vcls + Filettes (vocal group): Antoinette Pete, Michelle Dugar, Lonza Freeman, Slevilla Clement)
2005 US 
BLUES UNLIMITED/ZYNN 9041-2 HENRY CLEMENT AND GUMBO  (CDR)
Big Chief Takawaka / Cross That River / What's Up? / Weeping Willow / Black Widow Spider / Hey La Ba / Give Me Some Lagniappe / Catawba Tree / Pandemonium / Gumbo Band Got Soul
(feat. Henry Clements:vcl/acc/pno/hca/dms, Rick Banker:gtr, Wilbert Moore:gtr, Don Briggs:ten.sax, Clarence Taylor:alto sax, Jim Hite:bs, Brian Clement:bs, Fred Arceneaux:rubboard)
2005 US
ZYNN 9083-2 HENRY CLEMENT: FROM THE 50'S TO THE 60'S  (CDR)
Tall Skinny Mama / Waiting In The Chapel / Plea Of Love / I'm So In Love With You / Please Please Darling / Jenny Jenny Jenny / What Have I Done Wrong / I'll Be Waiting / Trojan Walla / Late Hour Blues / Trojan Walla / Going To New Orleans (vocal - Lightnin' Slim) / Shoo Shoo Chicken (vocal - Charles Sheffield)
2005 US
(no label) # HENRY CLEMENT AND GUMBO: BAR-BE-QUEING IN THE FRONT YARD  (CDR)
Bar-Be-Queing In The Front Yard / Meet Me At The Bank / Gumbo Boogie / The Only Rooster In The Yard / Junk In Your Trunk / Straighten Up Your Mind / Same Old Game / Giving Up A Little Love (Hello Baby) / Zydeco Wallah / I Want You Tonight (Step Song / Cuchon Du Lait / File Gumbo / We Want To Party
(feat. Henry Clement:vcl/keys/hca/acc, Rick Banker:gtr, Charles Farrand: alto sax, Bryen Clement:bs, Sam Banker:dms, Fredrick Arceneaux:perc/vcl)
2007 US




COMPILATIONS

FLYRIGHT FLY 532 V/A: LOUISIANA SWAMP POP - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.11  (LP)
Henry Clement: So In Love With You
1978 UK
FLYRIGHT FLY 570 V/A: TOO HOT TO HANDLE - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.21  (LP)
Little Henry & the Drops of Joy: Tall Skinny Mama
(prev. unissued 5/1957 recording)
1981 UK
FLYRIGHT FLY 616  V/A: LOUISIANA HIGH SCHOOL HOP - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.51  (LP) 
Henry Clement: Trojan Walla
1988 UK 
PEPTO ROMA 503 V/A: DAZZLING GROUP SOUNDS, VOL.3  (CD) 
Henry Clement (The Dew Drops aka The Gaynotes): Please, Please Darling
2003
DYNAMITE DGS 1053 V/A: DYNAMITE GROUP SOUNDS, VOL.5  (CD) 
The Gaynotes: Plea Of Love
200?
DVM #'S 101 V/A: DOO WOP MEMORIES, VOL.1  (CD) 
Little Clem & Dew Drops (aka The Gay Notes): Waiting In The Chapel
200?




SESSION WORKS / SINGLES

FEATURE 3008  LIGHTNIN' SLIM (feat. Henry Clement:hca)  I Can't Live Happy / New Orleans Bound 1954 US 
ROCKO 509 CHARLES SHEFFIELD WITH BIG SAMBO'S SWINGSTERS (feat. Henry Clement:pno?)  Is It Because I Love You / Never No More 1959 US
ROCKO 515 CHARLES SHEFFIELD WITH BIG SAMBO'S SWINGSTERS (feat. Henry Clement:pno?)  I've Gotta' Love / Shoo Shoo Chicken1959 US




SESSION WORKS / COMPILATIONS

FLYRIGHT FLY 524 LIGHTNIN' SLIM: THE EARLY YEARS - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.5  (LP)
Lightnin' Slim: I Beg You Little Woman / Woke Up Feelin' Bad
(prev. unissued c. 8/1954 Crowley recordings feat. Henry Clement:hca)  
1976 UK 
FLYRIGHT FLY 583 LIGHTNIN' SLIM: THE FEATURE SIDES 1954 - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.27  (LP) 
Lightnin' Slim: I Can't Live Happy / New Orleans Bound
(c. 8/1954 Crowley recordings feat. Henry Clement:hca)
1981 UK
FLYRIGHT FLY 608 V/A: JAY MILLER STUDIO BAND - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.43  (LP)
Charles Sheffield: Shoo Shoo Chicken
(1959 Crowley recording feat. Henry Clement:pno?)
1985 UK
FLYRIGHT FLY 615 V/A: LIONEL TORRENCE - THE LEGENDARY JAY MILLER SESSIONS, VOL.50  (LP)
Charles Sheffield: Shoo Shoo Chicken (alt. take)
(prev. unissued 1959 Crowley recording feat. Henry Clement:pno?)
1988 UK
FLYRIGHT FLYCD 08  LIGHTNIN' SLIM: ROLLIN' STONE  (CD)
Lightnin' Slim: New Orleans Bound / I Can't Live Happy
(c. 8/1954 Crowley recordings feat. Henry Clement:hca)
1989 UK
EXCELLO CD 3002 LIGHTNIN' SLIM: I'M EVIL - RARE & UNISSUED EXCELLO MASTERS, VOL.1  (CD) 
Lightnin' Slim: I Can't Understand
(prev. unissued c. 8/1954 Crowley recording feat. Henry Clement:hca)
1994 US 
JSP 7796 V/A: JOOK JOINT BLUES - THAT'S WHAT THEY WANT  (4-CD) 
Lightnin' Slim: I Can't Live Happy / New Orleans Bound
(c. 8/1954 Crowley recordings feat. Henry Clement:hca)
2007 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)  

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