J.B. LENOIR





SINGLES

CHESS 1449 (78rpm) J.B. & HIS BAYOU BOYS Korea Blues / My Baby Told Me1951 US
CHESS 1463 (78rpm) J.B. & HIS BAYOU BOYS Deep In Debt Blues / Carrie Lee1951 US
JOB 112 (78rpm) J.B. LENOIR & HIS COMBO Let's Roll / People Are Meddlin' In Our Affairs1952 US
JOB 1008 (78rpm) J.B. LENOIR & HIS COMBO The Mountain / How Much More?1952 US
JOB 1012 (78rpm) J.B. LENOIR & HIS COMBO The Mojo / How Can I Leave
(also issued with red vinyl)
1953 US
JOB 1016 (78rpm) J.B. LENOIR & HIS COMBO I Want My Baby / I'll Die Tryin'
(also issued with red vinyl)
1953 US
JOB 1102 (78/45rpm) J.B. LENOIR & HIS COMBO Play A Little While / Louise195? US
PARROT 802 (78/45rpm) J.B. LENOIR Eisenhower Blues / I'm In Korea
(also issued with red vinyl)
1954 US
PARROT 802 (78/45rpm) J.B. LENOIR Tax Paying Blues / I'm In Korea
(a-side is a remake of 'Eisenhower Blues'; also issued with red vinyl)
1954 US
PARROT 809 (78/45rpm) J.B. LENORE Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Man Watch Your Woman
(a-side Billboard/r'n'b #11, Jockey #11)
1955 US
PARROT 814 (78/45rpm) J.B. LENORE Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done1955
PARROT 821 (78/45rpm) J.B. LENORE Fine Girls / I Lost My Baby1955 US
CHECKER 844 J.B. LENOIR Let Me Die With The One I Love / If I Give My Love To You1956 US
CHECKER 856 J.B. LENOIR Don't Touch My Head / I've Been Down So Long1957 US
CHECKER 874 J.B. LENOIR What About Your Daughter / Five Years1957 US
CHECKER 901 J.B. LENOIR Daddy Talk To Your Son / She Don't Know1958 US
SHAD 5012 J.B. LENOIR Back Door / Louella1959 US
VEE JAY 352 J.B. LENORE Do What I Say / Oh Babe1960 US
USA 744 J.B. LENOIR I Feel So Good / I Sing Um The Way I Feel1963 US
SUE WI 339 J.B. LENOIR WITH HIS AFRICAN HUNCH RHYTHM I Sing Um The Way I Feel / I Feel So Good1965 UK
BOOTLEG 503 J.B. LENOIR Man Watch Your Woman / Mama Talk To Your Daughter1965 UK
BLUE HORIZON BH.45-1004 J.B. LENORE Mojo Boogie / I Don't Care What Nobody Say
(7/1960 Chicago recordings)
1966 UK 




COLLECTIONS

CBS 62593 ALABAMA BLUES  (LP)
Alabama Blues / The Mojo Boogie * / God's Word / The Whale Has Swallowed Me / Move This Rope / I Feel So Good * / Alabama March / Talk To Your Daughter * / Mississippi Road / Good Advice / Vietnam / I Want To Go *
(recorded in Chicago on March 5, 1965 featuring J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, * = recorded in 1965 feat. J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, Freddie Below:dms, Willie Dixon:bckgr.vcls on "I Feel So Good")
-- German edition: Amiga 850176, 1965/Australian edition: CBS SBP-2/reissues: Scout SCS-5, 1969 GER/L+R 42.001, 1979 GER/Amiga 850176, 1980 GER [with new cover]/L+R-Bellaphon CDLR 42001, 1991 GER --
1965 UK
PYTHON PLP-25 J.B. LENOIR MEMORIAL ALBUM  (LP)
(possibly issued not until 1972)
1968 UK
CHESS CHV 140 NATURAL MAN  (LP)
Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / Carrie Lee / Mama, What About Your Daughter / If I Give My Love To You / Five Years / Don't Touch My Head / I've Been Down So Long / What Have I Done / Eisenhower Blues / Korea Blues / Everybody Wants To Know / I'm In Korea
(recorded with Alex Atkins, Ernest Cotton, Joe Montgomery, Willie Dixon, Al Gavin, Baby Face Leroy Foster, Sunnyland Slim, Alfred Wallace & Lorenzo Smith)
-- reissues: Chess CH 9323, 197? US/Chess-Victor SWX-6138M, 1975 JPN/Bellaphon BJS 4003, 197? GER/Chess BRP 2014, 1981 US/MCA-Chess LP/CD CH/CHD 9323, 1990 US --
1970 US
POLYDOR CRUSADE 24-4011 J.B. LENOIR  (LP)
Down In Mississippi / Voodoo Music / Tax Payin' Blues / If I Get Lucky / Oh Captain * / How Much More / Everything I Do * / Feelin' Good (vcl by Willie Dixon) / Shot On James Meredith / Round And Round / Slow Down Woman / Vietnam Blues / Leaving Here / Born Dead / Need Somebody's Help * (+ Ella Louise Lenoir interviewed by John Mayall)
(recorded in Chicago on September 2, 1966 featuring J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, Willie Dixon:bs & Fred Below:dms, except * = recorded in Chicago in Autumn 1962)
-- UK editions: Polydor 24-25009, 1970/Polydor 2482 014, 1970 --
1970 US
RARITY LP 2 J.B. LENOIR  (LP)
1975 UK
CHESS 2ACMB-208 CHESS BLUES MASTER SERIES  (2-LP)
Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / Carrie Lee / Mama What About Your Daughter / If I Give Me To You / Five Years / Don't Touch My Head / I've Been Down So Long / What Have I Done / Eisenhower Blues / Korea Blues / Everybody Wants To Know / I'm In Korea / Mama Your Daughter's Going to Miss Me / We Can't Go On This Way / Give Me One More Shot / When I Am Drinking / J.B.'s Rock / If You Love Me / Low Down Dirty Shame / Man Watch Your Woman / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voo Doo Boogie
-- reissues: 'Chess Masters', Chess CH-2-9212/Chess CH 92506, 1984 US/Chess CXMD 4054, 1984 UK/'Chicago Golden Years, Vol.3', Chess-Vogue 427003, 198? FRA --
1976 US
L+R 42.012 DOWN IN MISSISSIPPI  (LP)
Down In Mississippi / Slow Down / If I Get Lucky / Shot On Meredith / Round And Round / Voodoo Music / Born Dead / Leavin' Here / Vietnam Blues / How Much More / Tax Payin' Blues / Feelin' Good
(recorded on September 2, 1966 featuring J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, Willie Dixon:bs & Fred Below:dms)
1980 GER
FLYRIGHT FLY 564 MOJO BOOGIE - THE MAY TAY CLUB  (LP)
Let's Roll / People Are Meddling / I Have Married / I'll Die Tryin' / The Mountain / How Much More? / Let's Roll / The Mojo / Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby / How Can I Leave / Play A Little While / Louise / The Mojo
1980 UK
TELDEC 6.24808 GONNA GIVE YOU GOOD ADVICE (VOL.18)  (LP)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Carrie Lee / I've Been Down So Long / Give Me One More Shot / Korea Blues / I'm In Korea / Voodoo Boogie / Don't Touch My Head / What Have I Done / Eisenhower Blues / Everybody Wants To Know / We Can't Go On This Way / Don't Dog Your Woman / Mama What About Your Daughter
1982? GER
P-VINE PLP-824/825 A MEMOIR FOR LENOIR  (2-LP)
Carrie Lee / Korea Blues / I'm In Korea / Eisenhower Blues / Man Watch Your Woman / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / Mama Your Daughter Is Going To Miss Me / Give Me One More Shot / What Have I Done / We Can't Go On This Way / Fine Girls / J.B.'s Rock / If You Love Me / Natural Man / Everybody Wants To Know / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / If I Give My Love To You / Low Down Dirty Shame / Don't Touch My Head / When I'm Drinkin' / I've Been Down So Long / Mama, What About Your Daughter / Five Years / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie
1983 JPN
CHESS CH-2-9212/CH 92506 CHESS MASTERS  (2-LP)
Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / Carrie Lee / Mama What About Your Daughter / If I Give My Love To You / Five Years / Don't Touch My Head / I've Been Down So Long / What Have I Done? / Eisenhower Blues / Korea Blues / Everybody Wants To Know / I'm In Love / Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / We Can't Go On This Way / Give Me One More Shot / When I Am Drinking / J.B.'s Rock / If You Love Me / Low Down Dirty Shame / Man, Watch Your Woman / Mama / Sitting Down Thinking / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie
-- UK edition: Chess CXMD 4054 --
1984 US
CHESS/VOGUE 427003 CHICAGO GOLDEN YEARS, VOL.3  (2-LP/CD)
Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / Carrie Lee / Mama What About Your Daughter / If I Give My Love To You / Five Years / Don't Touch My Head / I've Been Down So Long / What Have I Done? / Eisenhower Blues / Korea Blues / Everybody Wants To Know / I'm In Korea / Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / We Can't Go On This Way / Give Me One More Shot / When I Am Drinking / J.B.'s Rock / If You Love Me / Low Down Dirty Shame / Man, Watch Your Woman / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie
19?? FRA
JSP 1105 J.B. LENOIR & WILLIE DIXON: ONE OF THESE MORNINGS  (LP)
Fox Squirrel / I Feel So Good / One Of These Mornings (=Oh Captain) / Mumble Low / When My Left Eye Jumps / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / My Mamma Told Me (=Need Somebody's Help) / Alabama Blues * / God's Word * / The Whale * / Remove This Rope *
(recorded in Chicago in Autumn 1962, except * = recorded in Chicago prob. in 1965)
1986 UK
VOGUE 670406 I DON'T KNOW  (CD)
I've Been Down For So Long / Don't Touch My Head / Eisenhower Blues / What Have I Done / Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / Everybody Wants To Know / Give Me One More Shot / We Can't Go On This Way / If You Loved Me / When I Am Drinking / J.B.'s Rock / Low Down Dirty Shame / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / Man Watch Your Woman / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Voodoo Boogie / Good Looking Woman
1989 FRA
OFFICIAL LP 6049 FINE BLUES  (LP)
In The Evening / Please Don't Go / Back Door / Lou Ella / Deep In Debt Blues / Carrie Lee-Oo / My Baby Told Me / Korea Blues
1989 DEN
RELIC LP 8017/RELIC CD 7020/RELIC 9323 THE PARROT SESSIONS 1954-55 - VINTAGE CHICAGO BLUES  (LP/CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Eisenhower Blues / I Lost My Baby / Give Me One More Shot / Man, Watch Your Woman / I'm In Korea / I'm Gonna Die Someday / What Have I Done? / Fine Girls / We've Both Got To Realize / Eisenhower Blues / Sitting Down Thinking / Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me
1989/1992 US
FLYRIGHT FLYCD 04 HIS J.O.B. RECORDINGS, 1951-54  (CD)
Let's Roll (take 2) / People Are Meddling (In Our Affairs) / I Have Married / I'll Die Tryin' / The Mountain / How Much More / Let's Roll (take 1) / The Mojo Boogie (take 1) / Slow Down Woman (take 1) / I Want My Baby (take 1) / How Can I Leave / Play A Little While / Louise / The Mojo Boogie (take 4) / Slow Down Woman (take 2) / I Want My Baby (take 4) / When I Was Young / Bassology / Worried About My Baby / Livin' In The White House / Please Don't
-- reissue: Paula CD 4, 1990 US --
1989 UK
ROOTS RTS 33027 J.B. LENOIR  (CD)
Carrie Lee / Korea Blues / Eisenhower Blues / Man Watch Your Woman / I'm In Korea / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / Don't Dog Your Woman / Natural Man / If I Give My Love To You / Let Me Die With The One I Love / Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done / Mama What About Your Daughter / We Can't Go On This Way / Give Me One More Shot / Everybody Wants To Know / J.B.'s Rock / If You Love Me / Low Down Dirty Shame / Don't Touch My Head / When I Am Drinking / I've Been Down For So Long / Five Years / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie
1990 BEL
NEW ROSE CD 5117 J.B. LENOIR 1951/1958  (CD)
Mama What About Your Daughter / We Can't Go On This Way / Give Me One More Shot / Everybody Wants To Know / J.B.'s Rock / If You Love Me / Low Down Dirty Shame / Don't Touch My Head / When I Am Drinking / I've Been Down So Long / Five Years / Daddy Don't Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie / Carrie Lee / Korea Blues / Eisenhower Blues / Man, Watch Your Woman / I'm In Korea / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / Don't Dog Your Woman / Natural Man / If I Give My Love To You / Let Me Die With The One I Love / Mama Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done?
1992 FRA
BLUES ENCORE CD 52017 J.B. LENOIR : THE TOPICAL BLUESMAN - FROM KOREA TO VIETNAM  (CD)
Natural Man / When I'm Drinking / Back Door / Lou Ella / Mojo Boogie / Lay Down Dirty Shame / I Don't Care What Nobody Say / Move To Kansas City / I Been Down So Long / Man Watch Your Woman / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Alabama Blues / Eisenhower Blues / I'm In Korea / Carrie Lee / Korea Blues / Sitting Down Thinking / Let's Roll / J.B.'s Rock / I'll Die Trying / How Much More / Don't Touch My Head / Voodoo Boogie / Everybody Crying About Vietnam
1992
CHARLY CD BM 47 MAMA, WATCH YOUR DAUGHTER - CHARLY BLUES MASTERWORKS, VOL.47  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Man Watch Your Woman / Eisenhower Blues / If You Love Me / Sitting Down Thinking / Mama Your Daughter's Going / To Miss Me / What Have I Done / We Can't Go On This Way / Give Me ONe More Shot / Everybody Wants To Know / J.B.'s Rock / Low Down Dirty Shame / Don't Touch My Head / When I'm Drinking / I've Been Down For So Long / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Voodoo Boogie
1993 UK
EMI/THE BLUES COLLECTION 34 EISENHOWER BLUES - THE BLUES COLLECTION  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Men Watch Your Woman / Eisenhower Blues / If You Love Me / Sitting Down Thinking / Mama Your Daughter Is Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done / We Cant Go On This Way / Give Me One More Shot / Everybody Wants To Know / J.B.'s Rock / Long Down Dirty Shame / Don't Touch My Head / When I Am Drinking / I've Been Down For So Long / Daddy Talk To Your Son / I Don't Know / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie
(issued along with the magazine)
1994 UK
EVIDENCE CD 26068-2 VIETNAM BLUES THE COMPLETE L&R RECORDING  (CD)
Alabama Blues / Mojo Boogie / God's Word / The Whale Has Swallowed Me / Move This Rope / I Feel So Good / Alabama March / Talk To Your Daughter / Mississippi Road / Good Advice / Vietnam Blues / I Want To Go / Down In Mississippi / Slow Down Woman / If I Get Lucky / Shot On James Meredith / Round And Round / Voodoo Music / Born Dead / Leaving Here / Vietnam Blues / How Much More / Tax Payin' Blues / Feelin' Good
(featuring J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, Fred Below:dms & Willie Dixon:bckgr.vcls)
1995 US
BELLAPHON ? BLUES CLASSICS  (CD)
Down In Mississippi / Alabama Blues / Feelin' Good / If I Get Lucky / Mississippi Road / The Mojo Boogie / Born Dead / Talk To Your Daughter / Move This Rope / Slow Down / Shot On Meredith / Voodoo Music / Leaving Here / Vietnam Blues / Tax Payin' Blues / How Much More
1996 GER
FUEL 2000 RECORDS 061 182-2 MOJO BOOGIE : AN ESSENTIAL COLLECTION  (CD)
Let's Roll (take 2) / People Are Meddling In Our Affairs / (I Wanna) Play A Little While / Louise / How Much More / The Mountain / I Have Married / I'll Die Tryin' / The Mojo (take 4) / How Can I Leave / I Want My Baby (take 4) / Slow Down Woman (take 2) / I Sing 'Um The Way I Feel / I Feel So Good / Let's Roll (take 1) / The Mojo (take 1) / I Want My Baby (take 1) / Slow Down Woman (take 1) / I Sing 'Um The Way I Feel (take 18) / I Feel So Good (take 21)
2002 US
JSP 2154 ONE OF THESE MORNINGS  (CD)
Fox Squirrel / I Feel So Good / One Of These Mornings / Mumble Low / When My Left Eye Jumps / Mama Talk To Your Daughter *** / My Mama Told Me / Alabama Blues / God's World / The Whale / Remove This Rope / I Feel So Good * / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / My Name Is J.B. Lenoir ** / I Want The Whole World To Know ** / Alabama March **
(recorded at J.B. Lenoir's home in Chicago in 1962 by Willie Dixon, featuring J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, Fred Below:dms & Willie Dixon:bckr.vcls/speaking, except * = recorded live in 1965, ** = recorded in 1963, *** = recorded in Chicago prob. in 1965)
2003 UK
L+R/BELLAPHON CDLR 720529 PASSIONATE BLUES  (CD)
Alabama Blues / The Mojo Boogie / God's Word / The Whale Has Swallowed / Move This Rope / I Feel So Good / Alabama March / Talk To Your Daughter / Mississippi Road / Good Advice / Vietnam / I Want To Go / Down In Mississippi / If I Get Lucky / Born Dead / Feelin' Good / Slow Down / Shot On Meredith / Leavin' Here / Vietnam Blues / Tax Payin' Blues / How Much More
2003 GER
FUEL 2000 RECORDS 061 300-2 J.B. LENOIR, SUNNYLAND SLIM & FRIENDS: LIVE IN '63  (CD)
Harlem Can't Be Heaven (Sunnyland Slim) / I Want To Know (J.B. Lenoir) / It's You Baby (Sunnyland Slim, J.B. Lenoir, John Lee Granderson) / Brown Skin Woman (Sunnyland Slim & J.B. Lenoir) / Lend Me Your Love (Sunnyland Slim & St. Louis Jimmy Oden) / J.B.'s Harp-Rack Blues (J.B. Lenoir) / Piney Brown Blues (Sunnyland Slim & J.B. Lenoir) / For You, My Love (Sunnyland Slim & J.B. Lenoir) / My Dear Old Mother (St. Louis Jimmy Oden) / I Had My Trouble (J.B. Lenoir) / J.L.'s Blues (John Lee Granderson & Michael Bloomfield) / Everything's Gonna Be Alright (John Lee Granderson & Michael Bloomfield) / That's All Right (John Lee Granderson & Michael Bloomfield) / Louise (J.B. Lenoir & Sunnyland Slim) / Mojo Boogie (J.B. Lenoir & Sunnyland Slim) / The Devil Is A Busy Man (Sunnyland Slim & J.B. Lenoir) / Worried Life Blues (Sunnyland Slim) / Sunnyland Blues (Sunnyland Slim)  (recorded live at Nina's Lounge, Chicago on July 9, 1963, featuring J.B. Lenoir:vcl/gtr, Sunnyland Slim:vcl/pno, St. Louis Jimmy Oden:hca, John Lee Granderson:vcl/gtr, Mike Bloomfield:ac.gtr; produced by Norman Dayron)
2003 US
MCA/CHESS CHEB 000061702/MCA 9860314 MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS THE BLUES : J.B. LENOIR  (CD)
Eisenhower Blues / Korea Blues / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Sitting Down Thinking / Give Me One More Shot / Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Low Down Dirty Shame / If You Love Me / Don't Touch My Head / Mama, What About Your Daughter / When I Am Drinking / Five Years / Good Looking Woman / Voodoo Boogie
2003 US
V.I. MUSIC 450598 THE PARROT SESSIONS  (CD)
Mama, Talk to Your Daughter / Eisenhower Blues / Sittin' Down Thinkin' / What Have I Done / Mama, Your Daughter's Gonna Miss Me / I'm In Korea / We Got To Realize / I Lost My Baby / Man, Watch Your Women / Give Me One More Shot / Fine Girls / I'm Gonna Die Someday / Eisenhower Blues (take 1)
2003
COMET/UNIVERSE 102 I FEEL SO GOOD : 1951-54 J.O.B. RECORDINGS  (CD)
Let's Roll (take 2) / People Are Meddling (In Our Affairs) / (I Wanna) Play A Little While / Louise / How Much More / The Mountain / I Have Married / I'll Die Tryin' / The Mojo (take 4) / How Can I Leave / I Want My Baby / Slow Down Woman (take 2) / Let's Roll (take 1) / The Mojo (take 1) / I Want My Baby (take 1) / Slow Down Woman (take 1) / I Sing 'Um The Way I Feel (take 18) / I Feel So Good (take 21)
2003 ITA
FUEL 2000 RECORDS 061 401-2 J.B. LENOIR & MAGIC SAM: BLUES GUITAR LEGENDS  (2-CD)
Let's Roll / I Want My Baby / People Are Meddling In Our Affairs / Slow Down Woman / (I Wanna) Play A Little While / I Sing Um The Way I Feel / Louise / I Feel So Good / How Much More / Let's Roll / The Mountain / The Mojo / I Have Married / I Want My Baby / I'll Die Tryin' / Slow Down Woman / The Mojo / I Sing Um The Way I Feel / How Can I Leave / I Feel So Good
(CD #2 is by Magic Sam)
2004 US
COMET/UNIVERSE 131 IF YOU LOVE ME  (LP)
I'm In Korea / Eisenhower Blues / Mama, Talk To Your Daughter / Man, Watch Your Woman / Sittin' Down Thinkin' / Mama, Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done / Give Me One More Shot / We Got To Realize (We Can't Go On This Way) / Fine Girls / I Lost My Baby / I'm Gonna Die Someday / Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / If You Love Me / J.B.'s Rock / Low Down Dirty Shame
2004 ITA
COMET/UNIVERSE 131 IF YOU LOVE ME  (CD)
Carrie Lee / Korea Blues / I'm In Korea / Eisenhower Blues (take 1) / Eisenhower Blues / Mama, Talk To Your Daughter / Man, Watch Your Woman / Sittin' Down Thinkin' / Mama, Your Daughter's Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done / Give Me One More Shot / We Got To Realize (We Can't Go On This Way) / Fine Girls / I Lost My Baby / I'm Gonna Die Someday / Natural Man / Don't Dog Your Woman / Let Me Die With The One I Love / If I Give My Love To You / Everybody Wants To Know / If You Love Me / J.B.'s Rock / Low Down Dirty Shame
2004 ITA
CHARLY/SNAPPER MUSIC GROUP 33 ALABAMA BLUES - RARE AND INTIMATE RECORDINGS  (CD)
Alabama Blues / God's Word / The Whale / Remove This Rope / I Feel So Good / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / My Name Is J.B. Lenoir / I Want The Whole World To Know / Alabama March / Fox Squirrel / I Feel So Good / One Of These Mornings / Mumble Low / When My Left Eye Jumps / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / My Mama Told Me
2004 UK
P-VINE PCD-24161 THE MOJO : THE JOB/USA/VJ RECORDINGS  (CD)
Play A Little While / Louise / Let's Roll / People Are Meddeling In Our Affairs / I Have Married / Mountain / I'll Die Tryin' / How Much More / Mojo / Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby / How Can I Leave / Oh Baby / Do What I Say / I Sing Um The Way I Feel / I Feel So Good / Let's Roll / Mojo / Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby / I Sing Um The Way I Feel / I Feel So Good
2004 JPN
JAZZ MELODIE CLASSICS CD 5128 THE CHRONOLOGICAL - 1951-1954  (CD)
Deep In Debt Blues / Carrie Lee / My Baby Told Me / Korea Blues / Play A Little While / Louise / Let's Roll / People Are Meddling / I Have Married / The Mountain / I'll Die Tryin' / How Much More / The Mojo / Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby / How Can I Leave / I'm In Korea / Eisenhower Blues / Tax Paying Blues / Mamma Talk To Your Daughter / Man Watch Your Woman / Sitting Down Thinking / I'm Gonna Die Someday (I Must Die)
2005 FRA




COMPILATIONS & GUEST APPEARANCES

VEE-JAY LP-1020 V/A: THE BLUES  (LP)
Do What I Say
1960 US
CONSTELLATION SC-6 V/A: COLLECTORS SHOWCASE - A BUCKET OF BLUES, VOL. VI  (LP)
Mojo Boogie / Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby / How Can I Leave
1964 US
DECCA LK 4664 V/A: CONVERSATION WITH THE BLUES - A DOCUMENTARY OF FIELD RECORDINGS BY PAUL OLIVER  (LP)
My Father's Style-So It Rocked On (speech) / Move To Kansas City / I Been Down So Long
(recorded in Chicago, July 17, 1960; related to Paul Oliver's book by the same title)
1965 UK
FONTANA 885 422 TY V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL '65 - STUDIO SESSION  (LP)
Slow Down (Woman) (recorded on October 7 or 8, 1965 with Walter Horton:hca)
-- reissues: 'American Folk Blues Festival 65-66', Phillips-Phonogram SFL-7386, 1969 JPN/L+R 42.025, 1980 GER/LR CD-2025, 199? GER --
1965 GER
SPIVEY LP-1009 V/A: ENCORE FOR THE CHICAGO BLUES  (LP)
Korea Blues
(recorded in Chicago in 1965 with Lafayette Leake:pno & Willie Dixon:bs)
1968 US
NEGRO ART M-12-SB-358 V/A: STORY OF THE BLUES - CHICAGO BLUES -1  (LP)
You Daughter Is Going To Miss Me / What Have I Done / I'll Die Tryin'
1968? FRA 
NEGRO ART M-12-SB-361 V/A: STORY OF THE BLUES - CHICAGO BLUES -2  (LP)
Louise / Mama Talk To Your Daughter / Man Watch Your Woman / Play A Little While
1968? FRA 
PHILIPS/PHONOGRAM SFL-7386 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 65-66  (LP)
Slow Down
(recorded at the studio on October 7, 1965)
-- reissues: L+R LP 42.025/LR CD-2025 --
1969 JPN
SCOUT SC-1 V/A: BYE BYE, BIRD...  (LP)
Everybody Is Crying About Vietnam
(recorded live at American Folk Blues Festival, 1965)
196? US
SCOUT SC-2 V/A: LOOK OUT, SAM  (LP)
J.B. Lenoir's Afro-American Blues Band: Down in Mississippi / J. B. Lenoir and Company: I Feel So Good
(recorded live at American Folk Blues Festival, Hamburg, October 8, 1965)
196? GER
CBS 66232/CBS M63930/31 V/A: STORY OF THE BLUES, VOL. TWO  (2-LP)
Mojo Boogie
-- reissues: Epic-Sony ECPI-9/10, 1975 JPN/CBS CBS 88630, 19?? UK --
1970 UK
VEE-JAY INTERNATIONAL VJS-2-1007 V/A: THE BLUES  (2-LP)
Do What I Say
(reissue of Vee Jay LP-1020 and LP-1074)
1970 US
CBS 66278 V/A: NOTHING BUT THE BLUES  (2-LP)
I Don't Care What Nobody Say
(issued in company with Hanover Publications' book "Nothing But The Blues" compiled by the Editors of Blues Unlimited)
1971 UK
VEE-JAY VINTAGE SERIES VJS-2-1007 V/A: THE BLUES  (2-LP)
Do What I Say
-- reissue of Vee Jay LP-1020 and LP-1074 --
1974 US
EPIC-SONY ECPI-9/10 V/A: THE STORY OF THE BLUES, VOL.2  (LP)
Mojo Boogie
1975 JPN
ROOTS TR 1005 V/A: RARE GEMS  (2-LP)
My Dear Old Mother (1960s recording)
-- UK edition: TK Records TKR 82539 --
1977 US
P-VINE PLP-707 V/A: CHANCE VINTAGE BLUES/R&B CROPS, VOL.3 - DIRECTLY FROM CHICAGO '50S  (LP)
Mojo Boogie (=The Mojo) / Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby / How Can I Leave
(1953 Chicago recordings)
1977 JPN
NEGRO RHYTHM RECORDS 107 V/A: GOIN' TO CHICAGO BLUES! 1949-1957  (LP)
In The Evening / Please Don't Go
(1950 Chicago recordings)
1978 US
TEICHIKU ULS-1913-JY V/A: VIVIAN & JIMMY'S BLUES SHOWCASE  (LP)
Do What I Say / Oh Baby
1979 JPN
ROUNDER LP/CD 2022 ROBERT NIGHTHAWK: LIVE ON MAXWELL STREET  (LP/CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
(featuring J.B. Lenoir on lead vcls)
-- reissue: Rounder CD 61924, 2000 US --
1979/1991 US
FLYRIGHT FLY 566 V/A: SUNNYLAND SLIM: SUNNYLAND SLIM 1951-1955  (LP)
Slow Down Woman / I Want My Baby
(featuring J.B. Lenoir on lead vcls)
1980 UK
L+R 42.006 V/A: L+R RECORDS : THE FIRST BLUES SAMPLER  (LP)
I Feel So Good
-- reissue: 'Blues Meeting', L+R LP 30888 --
1980 GER
P-VINE PLP-9022/5 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES : A QUARTER CENTURY  (LP)
Let It Roll
1981 JPN
P-VINE PLP-9026 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES SESSION BEFORE SUNRISE  (LP)
I Sing Um The Way I Feel / I Feel So Good
1981 JPN
P-VINE PLP-9028 V/A: DOWN HOME CHICAGO BLUES (PRESENTING THE HISTORIC PARKWAY SESSION, 1950)  (LP)
I Wanna Play A Little While / Louise / People Are Meddlin' Our Affairs
1982 JPN
P-VINE PLP-364 V/A: THE BLUES WORLD OF LITTLE WALTER WITH MUDDY WATERS, BABY FACE LEROY, SUNNYLAND SLIM & J.B.LENOIR  (LP)
I Wanna Play A Little While / Louise / People Are Meddlin' Our Affairs
1982 JPN
VOGUE 651 V/A: GOLDEN AGE CHICAGO BLUES  (LP/CD)
I've Been Down So Long / Mama What About Your Daughter
1984 FRA
CHESS/POLARVOX DLP 205 V/A: BLACK BLUES BOX - 24 ORIGINAL BLUES CLASSICS  (2-LP)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1986 FIN
GREENLINE CHESS 100 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Eisenhower Blues / Korea Blues
1987 US
MCA/CHESS 4013 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Eisenhower Blues / Sitting Down Thinking
1987 US
PAULA/JEWEL LPS 1015 V/A: JEWEL SPOTLIGHTS THE BLUES, VOL.1  (LP)
The Mojo Boogie
-- reissue: Jewel JCD 1015, 1994 --
19?? US
FLYRIGHT FLY 590 V/A: OUT OF BAD LUCK  (LP)
I Sing Um The Way I Feel / Feel So Good
19?? UK
FLYRIGHT FLYCD 43 V/A: THE WAY I FEEL - CHICAGO BLUES OF THE 1960'S  (LP)
I Feel So Good
1991 UK
RHINO R2-71122 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.2 - POST-WAR CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1992 US
VEE-JAY CD 400 V/A: THE VEE-JAY STORY: CELEBRATING 40 YEARS OF CLASSIC HITS 1953-1993  (3-CD)
Oh Babe
-- reissue: Rhino Handmade 7706, 2000 US --
1993 US
BULLSEYE BEYE 9530 V/A: RARE CHICAGO BLUES 1962-68  (CD)
My Dear Old Mother
1993 US
MCA/CHESS CHD-31315 V/A: THE BEST OF CHESS BLUES, VOL.1  (CD)
Eisenhower Blues
199? US
MCA/CHESS CHD 4-9340 V/A: CHESS BLUES  (4-CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter / She Don't Know
1992 US
ACT CD 9204 V/A: LOST BLUES TAPES, VOL.1 - AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL  (CD)
If I Get Lucky
(recorded live at American Folk Blues Festival, Hamburg, October 8, 1965)
1992 GER
VEE-JAY NVD2-711 V/A: A TASTE OF THE BLUES, VOL.1  (CD)
Do What I Say
1993 US
VEE-JAY NVS2-3-400 V/A: THE VEE-JAY STORY - CELEBRATING 40 YEARS OF CLASSIC HITS 1953-1993  (3-CD)
Oh Babe
-- reissue: Rhino Handmade 7706, 2000 US --
1993 US
SUNJAY SJCD 598 V/A: NATTSUDDS-RÖJARE/RHYTHM & BOOZE BLASTERS  (CD)
Give Me One More Shot
1993 SWE
CHARLY CD BM 103 V/A: THE VERY BEST OF CHARLY BLUES MASTERWORKS  (3-CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1994 UK
ACE CDCHD 610 V/A: HOUSE ROCKIN' BLUES - CHICAGO CHESS & CHECKER CLASSICS  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1995 UK
RHINO CD 72027 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.1-5  (5-CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1995 US
GRIFFIN MUSIC 195 V/A: BLUES & SOUL  (4-CD)
Man, Watch Your Woman
1995
OFFICIAL OFF CD 506/OFF CD 5006 V/A: GONNA ROCK THE BLUES AGAIN  (CD)
Oh Babe
1995 DEN
CHARLY CD 3 V/A: MODERN BLUES ANTHOLOGY : AIN'T TIMES HARD  (4-CD)
Mojo Boogie
1995 UK
EVIDENCE ECD 26083 V/A: EVIDENCE BLUES SAMPLER 5  (CD)
Vietnam Blues
1995 US
EVIDENCE ECD 26087 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1962-1965 - HIGHLIGHTS  (CD)
Slow Down Woman
1995 US
EVIDENCE ECD 26100 V/A: AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1962-1965  (5-CD)
Slow Down Woman / If I Get Lucky
(recorded on October 7, 1965)
1995 US
SMITHSONIAN COLLECTION 110/
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION PRESS 0003/0004
V/A: MEAN OLD WORLD: THE BLUES FROM 1940 TO 1994  (4-CD)
Eisenhower Blues
1996 US
DRIVE ARCHIVE 41092 V/A: NOTHIN' BUT THE BLUES  (CD)
J.B. Lenoir & Sunnyland Slim: I Want My Baby
1996
PAULA CD 23 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES OF THE 1960'S  (CD)
I Feel So Good
1997 US
A&M 161280 V/A: HOUSE OF BLUES - ESSENTIAL CHICAGO BLUES  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1997 US
COLUMBIA 488992 2 V/A: THE BLUE HORIZON STORY 1965-1970, VOL.1  (3-CD)
Mojo Boogie / I Don't Care What Nobody Say
1997 UK
MIMA LP 001 V/A: HOT ROCKIN' TRACKS  (10" LP)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1997
CHARLY CD 142 V/A: BLUES GUITAR MASTERS  (CD)
Mojo Boogie
1997 UK
CHARLY CD 143 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES: GOLDEN ERA  (CD)
Mojo Boogie
1997 UK
MCA/CHESS 8369 V/A: CHESS BLUES CLASSICS - 1947 TO 1956  (CD)
Eisenhower Blues
1997 US
CHESS/MCA CHD 9389 V/A: CHESS BLUES-ROCK SONGBOOK : THE CLASSIC ORIGINALS  (2-CD)
Eisenhower Blues
1997 US
CHESS/MCA CHD 9393 V/A: CHESS BLUES GUITAR - TWO DECADES OF KILLER FRETWORK 1949-1969  (2-CD)
Give Me One More Shot
-- EU edition: Chess/Universal Music International Ltd MCD 329 393-2 --
1998 US
BLUE CHICAGO 5003 V/A: GOLDEN AGE OF BLUE CHICAGO  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
1998 US
CHARLY 1452 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES  (3-CD)
Oh Baby
1998 UK
BLUES ENCORE CD 52043 V/A: UNCLE SAM BLUES  (CD)
Vietnam Blues
1999 ITA
PS CD 1002 V/A: PASS THE SOUL - STEPPIN' OUT VOL.2  (CD)
J.B. Lenoir & his African Hunch Rhythm: I Feel So Good
200?
COLLECTABLES COL-CD-7273 V/A: THE BEST OF VEE JAY BLUES, VOL.5  (CD)
Do What I Say/Oh Baby
-- reissued as part of a 5-CD boxset "The Best Of Vee Jay Blues", Collectables 147, 2003 US --
2000 US
COLLECTABLES COL-CD-0147 V/A: THE VERY BEST OF VEE-JAY BLUES  (5-CD)
Do What I Say/Oh Baby
2001 US
PLATINUM DISC 2163 2 V/A: BASIC BLUES, VOL.6  (CD)
I've Been Down So Long
2001
P-VINE PCD 5271/4 V/A: VEE JAY - CHICAGO'S BLUES MUSIC  (4-CD)
Do What I Say / Oh Babe
2002 JPN
EPM MUSIQUE/BLUES COLLECTION 160232 V/A: 1945-1951 CHICAGO BLUES ELECTRIC GUITAR  (CD)
(I Wanna) Play A Little While / Korea Blues
2002 FRA
HIP-O 000039302 V/A: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS THE BLUES : A MUSICAL JOURNEY (ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK)  (4-CD)
Eisenhower Blues
2003 US
COLUMBIA/LEGACY 90491 V/A: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS THE BLUES : THE SOUL OF A MAN  (CD)
Alabama
2003 US
FUEL 2000 RECORDS 302 061319-2 V/A: CHICAGO BLUES MASTERS  (2-CD)
I Feel So Good
2003 US
ACE CDCHD 1001 V/A: THE UK SUE LABEL STORY  (4-CD)
I Sing Um The Way I Feel
2004 UK
CHARLY/SNAPPER SNAJ 723CD V/A: VEE JAY RECORDS - CHICAGO HIT FACTORY  (4-CD)
Do What I Say
2004 UK
HIGH NOTE 6000 V/A: LOST BLUES TAPES - MORE AMERICAN FOLK BLUES FESTIVAL 1963-65  (CD)
If I Get Lucky
2004
FUEL 2000 RECORDS 302 061454-2 V/A: AUTHENTIC BLUES  (2-CD)
I Feel So Good
2005 US
INDIGO IGOTCD 2565 V/A: THE R&B HITS OF 1954  (3-CD)
Play A Little While
2005 UK
UNIVERSAL/EMPIRE 545 450 393 V/A: THE DEVIL IS A BUSY MAN  (CD)
Mama Talk To Your Daughter
2005 UK
STATESIDE 60630 V/A: RHYTHM & BOOZE  (CD)
Give Me One More Shot
2005 UK
SONY 4889924 V/A: THE BLUE HORIZON STORY, 1965-1970, VOL.1  (3-CD)
Mojo Boogie / I Don't Care What Nobody Say
2006 UK
SHOUT! FACTORY 631048 V/A: VEE-JAY - THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION  (4-CD)
Oh Baby
2007 US
M.A.T. MUSIC 233168 V/A: ABC OF THE BLUES - THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION FROM THE DELTA TO THE BIG CITIES  (52-CD)
I Have Married / How Much More / Let's Roll, Pt. 1 / The Mojo, Pt. 1 / Slow Down / Louise / When I Was Young / Bassology / Play A Little While / Livin' In The White House
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Published sources: Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Goldmine Standard Catalog Of Rhythm & Blues Records (Tim Neely, 2002) | Blues Records 1943-1970 Volume Two (Mike Leadbitter-Leslie Fancourt-Paul Pelletier, 1994) | Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Jefferson #30 (1975) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006)

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