JANIS MARTIN





SINGLES

RCA VICTOR 47-6491   JANIS MARTIN Drugstore Rock And Roll / Will You, Willyum
(b-side Honor Roll Of Hits #10, 1 chart wk)
4/1956 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6560 JANIS MARTIN Ooby-Dooby / One More Year To Go6/1956 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6652 JANIS MARTIN My Boy Elvis / Little Bit9/1956 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6744 JANIS MARTIN Barefoot Baby / Let's Elope Baby12/1956 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6832 JANIS MARTIN Two Long Years / Love Me To Pieces3/1957 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6983 JANIS MARTIN Love And Kisses / I'll Never Be Free7/1957 US
RCA VICTOR 47-6983  JANIS MARTIN Love And Kisses / I'll Never Be Free1957 GER
RCA VICTOR 47-7104 JANIS MARTIN All Right Baby / Billy Boy, Billy Boy12/1957 US 
RCA VICTOR 47-7184 JANIS MARTIN Cracker Jack / Good Love3/1958 US
RCA VICTOR 47-7318 JANIS & HER BOYFRIENDS   Bang Bang / Please Be My Love8/1958 US
PALETTE PZ 5058 JANIS MARTIN Hard Times Ahead / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow  7/1960 US
PALETTE PG 9000  JANIS MARTIN Hard Times Ahead / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow1960 UK
PALETTE PZ 5071 JANIS MARTIN Teen Street / Cry Guitar1/1961 US
RCA VICTOR PB 9211 (p/s) JANIS MARTIN My Boy Elvis / Billy Boy, Billy Boy   (reissue)197? GER
BIG DUTCH 2085 JANIS MARTIN I'm Movin' On / Beggin' To You1977 US
BIG DUTCH 2086 JANIS MARTIN Rockin' All Over The World / Live And Let Live1977 US




EP'S

RCA VICTOR EP DJ-38 (47-6744/47-6745) (no p/s)   JANIS MARTIN
Let's Elope Baby / Barefoot Baby / (reverse by Otto Bash: All I Can Do Is Cry / St. James Infirmary)
1956 US
RCA VICTOR EP DJ-76 (no p/s) JANIS MARTIN
Love Me To Pieces / Two Long Years / (other side by Hank Snow: Calypso Sweetheart / Marriage And Divorce)  
1957 US
RCA VICTOR EPA-4093 (p/s) JUST SQUEEZE ME
Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Tease Me) / My Confession / I Don't Hurt Anymore / Half Loved
1957 US 
PALETTE PSEP 1009 (p/s) JANIS MARTIN
Here To-Day And Gone To-Morrow / Hard Times Ahead / Cry Guitars / Teen Street
1961? SWE 
RCA E.P. 9494 (p/s) MY BOY ELVIS
My Boy Elvis / Cracker Jack / Love Me Love / Good Love
19?? UK 
DOG GONE EP 81677 THE FEMALE ELVIS WITH THE JORDANAIRES : THE UNISSUED
William / Love Me Cha Cha / Love Me Love / Blues Keep Calling
1978 US




ALBUMS

BELLA LP 1001 THAT ROCKIN' COUNTRY GAL  (LP)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Will You, Willyum / Billy Boy, Billy Boy / All Right Baby / My Boy Elvis / Little Bit / Bang Bang / Please Be My Love / Let's Elope Baby / Barefoot Baby / Love And Kisses / I'll Never Be Free / Love Me To Pieces / Two Long Years / Ooby-Dooby / One More Year To Go / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow
1975? GER
COUNTRY CLASSICS LIBRARY CCL 1106   ROCKIN' ROLLIN' JANIS  (LP)
Love And Kisses / Drugstore Rock And Roll / Hard Times Ahead / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow / Will You, Willyum / Let's Elope Baby / Caught, Caught, Ring-A-Leevio (One, Two, Three) (by The Three Jays; Janis Martin doesn't appear on this track) / The Memory Of You (The Legend Of James Dean) (by The Three Jays; Janis Martin doesn't appear on this track) / Teen Street / Cry Guitar / Love Me To Pieces / Two Long Years / I Don't Hurt Anymore / Half Loved / Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Squeeze Me) / My Confession
1976 GER
RARE RECORDS/COUNTRY CLASSICS LIBRARY CCL 1128-45 ROCKIN' ROLLIN' JANIS, VOL.2  (45 rpm LP)
Little Bit / Barefoot Baby / My Boy Elvis / Ooby-Dooby / I'll Never Be Free / Cracker Jack / Good Love / Bang Bang / Billy Boy, Billy Boy / All Right Baby / One More Year To Go / Please Be My Love
1977 GER
BEAR FAMILY BFX 15032 THE FEMALE ELVIS PRESLEY SINGS MY BOY ELVIS  (LP)
Love And Kisses / Cracker Jack / Good Love / Drugstore Rock And Roll / Bang Bang / Will You, Willyum / Blues Keep Calling (unissued 1957 recording) / My Boy Elvis / Ooby-Dooby / Love Me To Pieces / Barefoot Baby / Little Bit / William (unissued 1958 recording) / Love Me, Love (unissued 1958 recording)
1979 GER
BEAR FAMILY BFX 15046 THAT ROCKIN' GAL ROCKS  (LP)
Love And Kisses / Love Me, Love (unissued 1958 recording) / Two Long Years / All Right Baby / Billy Boy, Billy Boy / Let's Elope Baby / Please Be My Love / One More Year To Go / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow / Teen Street / Hard Times Ahead / Cry Guitar / I Don't Hurt Anymore / Half Loved / My Confession / I'll Never Be Free
1980 GER
RCA PL 43153 THE COMPLETE RCA JANIS MARTIN  (LP)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Bang Bang / My Boy Elvis / Blues Keep Calling (unissued 1957 recording) / One More Year To Go / Will You, Willyum / Love And Kisses / Billy Boy, Billy Boy / I'll Never Be Free / Love Me, Love (unissued 1958 recording) / Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Squeeze Me) / I Don't Hurt Anymore / Ooby-Dooby / Let's Elope Baby / Love Me To Pieces / All Right Baby / Half Loved / Please Be My Love / William (unissued 1958 recording) / Barefoot Baby / Two Long Years / Cracker Jack / Love Me, Love (Cha-Cha) (unissued 1958 recording) / My Confession / Good Love / Little Bit
1980 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15406 THE FEMALE ELVIS - THE COMPLETE RECORDINGS 1955-60  (CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Will You, Willyum / Love And Kisses / My Boy Elvis / Cracker Jack / Bang Bang / Ooby-Dooby / Barefoot Baby / Good Love / Little Bit / Two Long Years / All Right Baby / Billy Boy, Billy Boy / Let's Elope Baby / Love Me, Love (unissued 1958 recording) / Love Me To Pieces / Will You, Willyum / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow / Teen Street / Hard Times Ahead / Cry Guitar / Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Squeeze Me) / One More Year To Go / Blues Keep Calling (unissued 1957 recording) / Please Be My Love / I Don't Hurt Anymore / Half Loved / My Confession / I'll Never Be Free / Love Me, Love (unissued 1958 recording)
1987 GER
HYDRA BCK 27101 HERE I AM  (CD)
Drugstore Rock'n'Roll / Good Love / All Right Baby / Billy Boy, My Billy Boy / Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean / I'll Never Be Free / Ooby Dooby / Dumas Walker / Bang Bang / Here I Am / Barefoot Baby / Love And Kisses / Cracker Jack / My Boy Elvis / Hard Rocking Mama / Old Time Rock'n'Roll / Medley: My Baby Left Me-C.C.Rider-That's Allright Mama / Love Me To Pieces / Two Long Years
(recorded live in Vienna in April 1992 with a German band The Continentals, the last 2 tracks live at Grand Ole Opry 1957)
1994 GER
BEAR FAMILY BAF 18001 LOVE AND KISSES  (LP, 180 gram edition)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / My Boy Elvis / Barefoot Baby / Let's Elope Baby / Love And Kisses / Good Love / Will You, Willyum / Bang Bang / Ooby-Dooby / All Right Baby / Cracker Jack / Billy Boy, Billy Boy
2003/2009 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16154 AR THE OUTTAKES, PLUS  (CD, digibox)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Will You, Willyum / Love And Kisses / My Boy Elvis / Cracker Jack / Bang Bang / Ooby Dooby / Barefoot Baby / Good Love / Little Bit / Two Long Years / All Right Baby / Billy Boy, My Billy Boy / Let's Elope Baby / William / Good Love / Billy Boy, My Billy Boy / Billy Boy, My Billy Boy / Cracker Jack / All Right Baby / Love And Kisses / Love And Kisses / I'll Never Be Free / Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Tease Me) / My Confession / I Don't Hurt Anymore / I Don't Hurt Anymore / Half Loved / Little Bit
2006 GER




COMPILATIONS & GUEST APPEARANCES

RCA T 31.077 V/A: JANIS AND ELVIS  (10" LP)
Oobie Doobie / Let's Elope Baby / One More Year To Go / Barefoot Baby
-- reissues: RCA 10" LP 130 253 [issued in the 1980s in France as an exact copy of original LP, except the reference number T31 077 and the stamp number SHPL-21 have been changed]/RCA picture disc PD 1085 --
1958 S-AFR
NPR LP 7301 V/A: ARCHIVE SERIES, VOL.1  (LP)
Billy Boy, Billy Boy
1973 GER
RCA LP 42809 V/A: VICTOR ROCK'N'ROLLERS  (LP)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Will You, Willyum
1979 UK
RCA INTS 5078 V/A: THE ELVIS CONNECTION  (LP)
My Boy Elvis
1980 UK
ROUNDER LP 1031 V/A: WILD, WILD YOUNG WOMEN  (LP)
My Boy Elvis / Ooby-Dooby / Will You, Willyum
1981 US
FRANKLIN MINT LP 053 V/A: ROCKABILLY  (LP)
My Boy Elvis
1983 US
PD LP 1085 V/A: JANIS MARTIN & ELVIS PRESLEY  (PIC.DISC)
My Boy Elvis / Drugstore Rock And Roll / Will You, Willyum / Billy Boy, Billy Boy / All Right Baby / Love And Kisses
1985 DEN
ROCKHOUSE LP 8604 V/A: LIVE AT THE ROCKHOUSE 2  (LP)
Oobie Doobie / Hardrockin' Mama / My Boy Elvis / Let's Elope Baby / Barefoot Baby
(recorded live with Dave Travis Band)  
1986 HOL
COUNTRY MUSIC FOUNDATION CMF 014-L/CD 014-D   V/A: GET HOT OR GO HOME : VINTAGE RCA ROCKABILLY '56-'59  (LP/CD)
Love Me To Pieces (alt. version) / Two Long Years (alt. version) / All Right Baby
1988/1991 US
DETOUR LP 008 V/A: HILLBILLY HOUN' DAWGS & HONKY TONK ANGELS  (LP)
Love Me To Pieces
1988 UK
ROCKET 88 LP 5001 V/A: ROCKED UP - JUMPED UP  (LP)
Drugstore Rock And Roll
19?? AUS
RHINO R2-70741 V/A: ROCK THIS TOWN : ROCKABILLY HITS, VOL.1  (CD)
My Boy Elvis
1991 US
MSIF? CD 2001 V/A: ROOTS OF STRAY CATS, VOL.1  (CD)
My Boy Elvis
1992 JPN
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15622 V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.1  (CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Barefoot Baby
1993 GER
ROCKHOUSE ROCKCD 9317 V/A: LIVE AT THE ROCKHOUSE  (CD)
Oobie Doobie / Hardrockin' Mama / My Boy Elvis / Let's Elope Baby / Barefoot Baby
(recorded live with Dave Travis Band)  
1993 HOL
MARGINAL CD 001 V/A: ROCKIN'-BOPPIN' LADIES  (CD)
Barefoot Baby
1994 BEL
HIGHTONE HCD 8067 ROSIE FLORES: ROCKABILLY FILLY  (CD)
Rosie Flores with Janis Martin: Blues Keep Callin'
1995 US
COLLECTORS' CHOICE MUSIC DPSM 5189 V/A: I WISH I WERE A PRINCESS - THE GREAT LOST FEMALE TEEN IDOLS  (CD)
Will You, Willyum
1997
RHINO 75704 V/A: LOUD, FAST & OUT OF CONTROL : THE WILD SOUNDS OF THE '50S  (4-CD)
My Boy Elvis
1999 US
BMG INT. CD 75406 V/A: DON'T MESS WITH MY DUCKTAIL - 26 RCA TRACKS  (CD)
My Boy Elvis / Let's Elope Baby
2000
DISKY CD 250542 V/A: AS GOOD AS IT GETS : ROCKABILLY  (2-CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Let's Elope Baby
2000 HOL
DRAGON STREET CD 70101 V/A: GALS OF THE BIG D JAMBOREE  (CD)
Cracker Jack (live 1957)
2001 US
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16491 V/A: 5000 MILES AWAY FROM HOME - NASHVILLE STARS IN GERMANY, 1957  (CD)
I'm Walking
2001 GER
ROLLERCOASTER RCCD 3049 V/A: THE GUYS & GALS OF THE BIG DEE JAMBOREE  (2-CD)
Cracker Jack (live 1957)
2002 UK
ACE CDCHD 850 V/A: THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ROCK'N'ROLL, VOL.10  (CD)
Will You, Willyum
2002 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16607 V/A: THE DRUGSTORE'S ROCKIN', VOL.1  (CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Teen Street
2002 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16339 V/A: THE DRUGSTORE'S ROCKIN', VOL.2  (CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Love And Kisses
2002 GER
HIGHTONE HCD 8168 ROSIE FLORES: BANDERA HIGHWAY  (CD)
Rosie Flores with Janis Martin: Blues Keep Callin'
2004 US
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16608 V/A: THE DRUGSTORE'S ROCKIN', VOL.3  (CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll
2003 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16678 V/A: THE DRUGSTORE'S ROCKIN', VOL.4  (CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll
2003 GER
NOW DIG THIS CMFCD 1042 V/A: WELL, NOW DIG THIS  (CD)
Bang Bang
2004 UK
EL TORO ETCD 1013 V/A: WELCOME TO THE CLUB - EARLY FEMALE ROCKABILLY  (CD)
Let's Elope Baby / Drugstore Rock And Roll
2007 SPA
EL TORO ETCD 1015 V/A: JANIS AND ELVIS  (CD)
Ooby-Dooby / Let's Elope Baby / One More Year To Go / Barefoot Baby / Will you, Willyum / Little Bit / Drugstore Rock And Roll / My Boy Elvis / Little Bit (alt. take)
2007 SPA
PROPER PROPERBOX 122 V/A: CLASSIC ROCKABILLY  (4-CD)
Drugstore Rock And Roll / Let's Elope Baby / Barefoot Baby
2007 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 17030 V/A: JUKE JOINT BOOGIE (33 1/3 EDITION, COUNTRY & ROCKABILLY CLASSICS)  (CD)
Hard Times Ahead
2008 GER
JSP JSP6201 V/A: VIRGINIA ROCKS!  (2-CD)
Drugstore Rock'n'Roll / Let's Elope Baby
2009 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | American Music Magazine 2/1985 | Blue Suede News #41 (1997) | Blues News 6/1977 (article by Hannu Nyberg) | Moondogs 4/1985 | The EP Book - Swedish Rock & Pop Pressings 1954-1969 (Roger Holegård, 2nd edition, 2009)

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