MARGARET LEWIS





SINGLES

CHECKER 876 DALE HAWKINS (with Margaret & Rose Lewis:bckgr.vcls) Baby Baby / Mrs. Merguitory's Daughter1957 US
CHECKER 892 DALE HAWKINS (with Margaret & Rose Lewis:bckgr.vcls on a-side) Little Pig / Tornado1958 US
CHECKER 900 DALE HAWKINS (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls on a-side) La-Do-Da-Da / Cross-Ties1958 US
LONDON 8728 DALE HAWKINS (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls on a-side) La-Do-Dada / Cross-Ties1958 UK
EBB 152 JERRY HAWKINS (with Margaret & Rose Lewis:bckgr.vcls) Swing Daddy Swing / I've Got A Heart1958 US
CHECKER 923 DALE HAWKINS (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls on a-side) Ain't That Lovin' You Baby / My Dreams1959 US
RAM (ROYAL AUDIO MUSIC, INC.) 1548/1549 MARGARET LEWISCheaters Can't Win / No No Never5/1959 US
RAM (ROYAL AUDIO MUSIC, INC.) 1611-9 MARGARET LEWISShake A Leg / One Today, Another Tomorrow 5/1959 US
RAM (ROYAL AUDIO MUSIC, INC.) 1840 MARGARET LEWIS (with Grace Tennessee & Her Guitar)Going To St. Louie / From The Cradle To The Blues 1960 US
RAM (ROYAL AUDIO MUSIC, INC.) 2451 MARGARET LEWISJohn DeLee / Somethin's Wrong Baby 6/1961 US
RAM (ROYAL AUDIO MUSIC, INC.) 2611 MARGARET LEWISThat's Why I Cry / Look What You're Doing To Me 12/1961 US
STARLITE ST.45 081 MARGARET LEWISJohn DeLee / Somethin's Wrong Baby 5/1962 UK
RAM (ROYAL AUDIO MUSIC, INC.) 2982 MARGARET LEWISHold Me / What's Happened To You 1962 US
CAPITOL 5068 MARGARET LEWISJohnny's Cash Or Joey's Love / I Almost Called Your Name 10/1962 US
QUALITY 1472 MARGARET LEWISJohn DeLee / Somethin's Wrong Baby 12/1962 CAN
CAPITOL 5185 MARGARET LEWISFame And Fortune / Raggedy Ann 5/1964 US
CAPITOL 5385 MARGARET LEWISIf You Ever Wonder / Nobody's Darling But Mine 4/1965 US
PIC 1 RECORDS 116 MARGARET LEWISCount Me Out / Conscience, Iím Guilty 1965 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL SSS 704 (white label promo) MARGARET LEWISKangaroo Of Love / Kangaroo Of Love 6/1967 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL SSS 704 MARGARET LEWISKangaroo Of Love / Stop, Turn Around 6/1967 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL SSS-719 MARGARET LEWISHolding On To You / Moon Dawging 1967 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL 711-289 (white label test pressing) MARGARET LEWISHoney (I Miss You Too) / Honey (I Miss You Too) 4/1968 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL SSS-741 MARGARET LEWISHoney (I Miss You Too) / Milk And Honey 4/1968 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL #753 (white label promo) MARGARET LEWISMrs. Cooper's Tea Party / Mrs. Cooper's Tea Party 11/1968 US
SSS INTERNATIONAL #753 MARGARET LEWISMrs. Cooper's Tea Party / Miss To Mrs. To Misery 11/1968 US
SUMPTER 1 FLIGHT 505 (possibly featuring Margaret Lewis?)Port Of New Orleans / Love The Bass Man
(both sides written by Margaret Lewis & Myra Smith)
19?? US
SUMPTER 2 HELEN'S BABIES (possibly featuring Margaret Lewis?)Sugarmaker / Baby I Need You Now
(both sides written by Margaret Lewis & Myra Smith)
19?? US
RAM 0-8042 MARGARET LEWISReconsider Me / Why Don't Anybody Stay Home No More
(late 1960's recordings)
1980 US
GUMBO GB003 MAGGIE WARWICKWarm Your Heart / Love Colored Eyes
(1988 recordings)
1988 US
MUSTAD SEED MS002 MAGGIE WARWICKWings Like Eagles / Nothing At All
(1988 recordings)
1989 US




EP'S

RAM A-2331 (with "Margaret Lewis" co-sleeve) MARGARET LEWIS  (EP)
Roll Over Beethoven / Love Is A Fortune / Birmingham Valley Blues / You Can't Break My Heart No More
1961 US




ALBUMS

RAM RRCD-1001 MAGGIE LEWIS WARWICK & THE THUNDERBOLTS!: ...BUT I KNOW WHAT I LIKE  (CD)
Reconsider Me / Sugarmaker / Rock And Roll Mama / Thunderbolt / Rock And Roll Dance / Deliver Me / Everyday / Particulary Splendid / As Time Goes By / Rockabilly Band / Soul Shine / She's Pink / Turn It Over In Your Mind / Hello Brown Eyes / Celebration / Turn It All Over To Jesus / ...But I Know What I Like
(recorded in Shreveport, Louisiana, 1998 feat. Margaret Lewis:vcl with The Thunderbolds including Buddy Flett:gtr, Fred Carter Jr:gtr, David Egan:pno, John Howe:sax, George Hancock:horns, Chris Belleau:hca/tb, Al Gamble:org, Joe Osborne:bs, Mickey Owens:dms, Paul Griffith:dms, Chris Lefevre:dms,Michael Brantley:dms)
19998 US




COLLECTIONS

ACE CDCHD 572 LONESOME BLUEBIRD  (CD)
Shake A Leg / One Guy Today, Another Tomorrow / Going To St. Louie / From The Cradle To The Blues / Roll Over Beethoven / Love Is A Fortune / Birmingham Valley Blues / You Can't Break My Heart No More / No No Never / Cheaters Can't Win / That's Why I Cry / Raggedy Ann And Player Piano (prev. unissued take) / And There Was No You (prev. unissued) / Bow Wow Puppy Love (with Johnny Winter & his Group, recorded at Cosimo's, New Orleans, prev. unissued) / Dust My Blues (prev. unissued) / Those Lonely, Lonely Nights (prev. unissued) / Reconsider Me / You Oughta See My Baby (prev. unissued) / It's Alright (You Can Go) (prev. unissued) / John De Lee (I Love You) (prev. unissued take) / Full Grown Man (prev. unissued) / Emmitt Lee (prev. unissued) / Lovers Land (prev. unissued) / Baby Please Forgive Me (prev. unissued) / Every Time You Put Me Down (prev. unissued) / My Blue Eyed Boy (prev. unissued) / Look What You're Doing To Me (with The Del-Rays)
1995 UK




COMPILATIONS & SESSION WORKS

CHECKER LP 1429 DALE HAWKINS: OH! SUZIE Q  (LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Juanita / Little Pig / Baby Baby / Mrs. Merguitory's Daughter
1958 US
CHECKER LP 2975 V/A: HITS THAT JUMPED!  (LP)
The Lewis Sisters: Come On Let's Stroll
(1/1958 Chess recording feat. Margaret & Rose Lewis with unknown musicians)
-- reissue: MCA MCD 32641, 1995 --
1959 US
CHECKER LP 6467301 DALE HAWKINS: BEST OF DALE HAWKINS, VOL.1  (LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Juanita / Little Pig (different than single version) / Ain't That Lovin' You Baby / La-Do-Dada
1973 UK
CHESS ROCK'N RHYTHM/ALL PLATINUM ACRR-703 DALE HAWKINS: DALE HAWKINS  (LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Little Pig
1976 US
RARIN' LP 666 V/A: RARIN' ROCKABILLIES  (LP)
Wailin' Dale (=Dale Hawkins with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Superman
1978 US
MATTUCI AG-3315 DALE HAWKINS: GOODNIGHT SWEETHEART  (LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Someday, One Day
1980 US
ARGO 1450 DALE HAWKINS: MY BABE  (LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): La-Do-Dada / Ain't That Lovin' You Baby
1984 GER
SLEAZE LP 5562 V/A: SIN ALLEY, VOL.4  (LP)
Jerry Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Swing Daddy Swing
1988
CLUB LP 025 V/A: GRAB THIS AND DANCE, VOL.25  (LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Little Pig
199? UK
WHITE LABEL WLP 8955 V/A: GREAT SWINGING GIRLS  (LP)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg / One Guy Today, Another Tomorrow
1990 HOL
COLLECTOR CLCD 4409 V/A: GREAT ROCKIN' GIRLS  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg
1992 HOL
MCA MCD 30693 DALE HAWKINS: OH! SUZIE Q  (CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Juanita / Little Pig / Baby Baby / Mrs. Merguitory's Daughter / Ain't That Lovin' You Baby
1993 GER/FRA
BIG TONE CD 5712 DALE HAWKINS: OH! SUZIE Q  (CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Juanita / Little Pig / Ain't That Lovin' You Baby / La-Do-Dada / Baby Baby / Mrs. Merguitory's Daughter
1993 UK
ACE CDCHD 495 V/A: SHREVEPORT STOMP - RAM RECORDS, VOL. 1  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Cheaters Can't Win / Reconsider Me
1994 UK
MCA MCD 32641 V/A: HITS THAT JUMPED!  (CD)
The Lewis Sisters: Come On Let's Stroll
(reissue of Checker LP 2975)
1995 US
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15792 AH V/A: ...AND THE ANSWER IS, VOL.2  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Honey (I Miss You Too)
1995 GER
VOX GIVIT 11 V/A: ABATTOIR DOGS - 15 SHOTS OF ROCK'N'ROLL WEIRDNESS  (CAS)
Margaret Lewis: Reconsider Me
1995 US
CHESS CD 9356 DALE HAWKINS: BEST - CHESS MASTER  (CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Baby Baby / Juanita / Little Pig / La-Do-Dada / Ain't That Lovin' You Baby
1996 US
ACE CDCHD 496 V/A: ROCKIN' FROM COAST TO COAST  (CD)
Jerry Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Swing Daddy Swing
1996 UK
NORTON ED/CED 256 DALE HAWKINS: DAREDEVIL  (LP/CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Superman
1997 US
ACE CDCHD 693 DALE HAWKINS: ROCK'N'ROLL TORNADO  (CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): La-Do-Dada / Superman / Someday, One Day / Little Pig / Mrs. Merguitory's Daugter
1998 UK
GOOFIN' GOOFY 1091 DALE HAWKINS: BORN IN LOUISIANA  (10" LP)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Someday, One Day
1999 FIN
GOOFIN' GRCD 6091 DALE HAWKINS: BORN IN LOUISIANA  (CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): Someday, One Day
1999 FIN
BEAR FAMILY BCD 16123 V/A: THAT'LL FLAT GIT IT, VOL.10 (CHESS RECORDS)  (CD)
Dale Hawkins (with Margaret Lewis:bckgr.vcls): La-Do-Dada
2000 GER
ACE CDCHK 798 V/A: THIS IS LOUISIANA - SWAMP POP AND CAJUN FROM BAYOU COUNTRY  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Reconsider Me
2001 UK
ACE CDCHD 818 V/A: SHREVEPORT HIGH STEPPERS - RAM RECORDS ROCKABILLY & HILLBILLY  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg / Goin' To St. Louie (with Grace Tennessee=Mira Smith; prev. unreleased alt. take)
2001 UK
BUFFALO BOP BB-CD 55150 V/A: CANDY DOLL  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg
2001 GER
BUFFALO BOP BB-CD 55163 V/A: TOUGH DOLLS  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Birmingham Valley Blues
2003 GER
ACE CDCHD 1016 V/A: GOOD GIRLS GO BAD : WILD WEIRD & WANTED  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg / Reconsider Me / Conscience I'm Guilty
2004 UK
FOLKLINE 274-253 V/A: ROCKABILLY KITTENS, VOL.3  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg
200? UK
MUSTANG MUST 15 V/A: HOT ROCKIN' GIRLS  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg
200?
FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVTD054 V/A: GIRLS GONE ROCKIN' - 75 FABULOUS FEMME ROCKERS  (3-CD)
Margaret Lewis: Shake A Leg
2010 UK
OXFORD AMERICAN # V/A: THE OXFORD AMERICAN - SOUTHERN MUSIC ISSUE NO. 14  (CD)
Margaret Lewis: Reconsider Me
2012 US
FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVDV105 V/A: LATER ALLIGATOR - LOUISIANA ROCK'N'ROLL  (2-LP)
Margaret Lewis: Cheaters Can't Win
2013 UK

In addition to "Come On Let's Stroll" (included on Checker LP 2975), the following unissued titles were also recorded by The Lewis Sisters for Chess/Checker in Chicago, January 1958: "I'm For You", "I Found My Baby", "Late At Night", "If You Don't Love Me".


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Acknowledgments: Jarmo Hoppula | Pasi Koskela

Published sources: Goldmine Country & Western Record Price Guide (Tim Neely, 2001) | Music Master Price Guide For Record Collectors (Nick Hamlyn, 1991) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Juke Blues #67 (2009) | American Music Magazine #134 (12/2013; article & discography by Dominique Anglares & Ken Major)

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