WARREN SMITH





SINGLES

SUN 239 (78/45rpm) WARREN SMITH Rock And Roll Ruby / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry4/1956 US
SUN 250 (78/45rpm) WARREN SMITH Ubangi Stomp / Black Jack David9/1956 US
SUN 268 (78/45rpm) WARREN SMITH So Long, I'm Gone / Miss Froggie
(a-side Billboard/pop #72)
4/1957 US
QUALITY K-1604 (78/45rpm) WARREN SMITH So Long, I'm Gone / Miss Froggie1957 CAN
SUN 286 (78/45rpm) WARREN SMITH I've Got Love If You Want It / I Fell In Love12/1957 US
SUN 314 WARREN SMITH Sweet, Sweet Girl / Goodbye Mr. Love2/1959 US
WARNER BROS. 5125 WARREN SMITH Dear Santa / The Meaning Of Christmas11/1959 US
LIBERTY 55248 WARREN SMITH I Don't Believe I'll Fall In Love Today / Cave-In
(a-side Billboard/c&w #5)
1960 US
LONDON HL 7101 (export issue) WARREN SMITH I Don't Believe I'll Fall In Love Today / Cave-In1960 UK
LIBERTY 55302 WARREN SMITH Odds And Ends (Bits And Pieces) / A Whole Lot Of Nothin'
(a-side Billboard/c&w #7)
1960 US
LONDON HLG 7110 (export issue) WARREN SMITH Odds And Ends (Bits And Pieces) / A Whole Lot Of Nothin'1961 UK
LIBERTY 55336 WARREN SMITH Call Of The Wild / Old Lonesome Feeling
(a-side Billboard/c&w #26)
1961 US
LIBERTY 55361 WARREN SMITH WITH SHIRLEY COLLIE Why, Baby, Why / Why I'm Walking
(a-side Billboard/c&w #23)
1961 US
LONDON/LIBERTY F.55361 WARREN SMITH WITH SHIRLEY COLLIE Why, Baby, Why / Why I'm Walking1961 CAN
LIBERTY 55409 WARREN SMITH Bad News Gets Around / Five Minutes Of The Latest Blues1961 US
LIBERTY 55475 WARREN SMITH Book Of Broken Hearts / 160 Lbs Of Hurt1962 US
LIBERTY 55615 WARREN SMITH Big City Ways / That's Why I Sing In A Honky Tonk
(a-side Billboard/c&w #41 & b-side c&w #25)
1963 US
LIBERTY 55699 WARREN SMITH Blue Smoke / Judge And Jury
(a-side Billboard/c&w #41)
1964 US
LIBERTY LIB 55699 WARREN SMITH Blue Smoke / Judge And Jury1964 UK
SKILL 45-007 WARREN SMITH Future X / She Likes Attention1966 US
MERCURY 72825 WARREN SMITH Lie To Me / When The Heartaches Get To Me1968 US
JUBAL J-45-172-A (promo) WARREN SMITH 'Til You Can Make It On Your Own / 'Til You Can Make It On Your Own1972 US
JUBAL 172 WARREN SMITH 'Til You Can Make It On Your Own / Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea1972 US
JUBAL 272 WARREN SMITH I Don't Believe / Did You Tell Him1972 US
JUBAL 473 WARREN SMITH A Woman's Never As Gone / One More Time1973 US
SUN 608 WARREN SMITH Who Took My Baby / Tonight Will Be The Last Night197? FRA
CHARLY CYS 1042 (p/s) WARREN SMITH Red Cadillac And A Black Mustache / (reverse by Hank Mizell)1978 UK
SUN 625 WARREN SMITH I Like Your Kinda Love / Do I Love You1979 FRA
NORTON (SUN JUKEBOX SERIES) 844 WARREN SMITH I Like Your Kind Of Love / (reverse by Mack Vickery: Fool Proof)2001 US

Note: The 1959 singles Warner Bros. 5113 ("Hawaiian Eye" / "The Man And The Challenge") and 5118 ("Midnight In Bethlehem" / "Little Bitty Baby") are very likely by the orchestra leader Warren Barker and have nothing to do with Warren Smith.




EP'S

CHARLY CEP 113 (p/s) WARREN SMITH 
Rock & Roll Ruby / Ubangi Stomp / Miss Froggie / Bop Bop 
1977 UK 
HARVEST HAR 5164 (p/s)  V/A: FOUR ROCK'N'ROLL LEGENDS 
Ubangi Stomp
1978 UK




ALBUMS

LIBERTY LRP 3199 (mono)/LST 7199 (stereo) THE FIRST COUNTRY COLLECTION OF WARREN SMITH  (LP)
Odds And Ends (Bits And Pieces) / I Fall To Pieces / Foolin' Around / Take Good Care Of Her / Pick Me Up On Your Way Down / Just Call Me Lonesome / I Don't Believe I'll Fall In Love Today / Heartbreak Avenue / After The Boy Gets The Girl / I Still Miss Someone / Kissing My Pillow / I Can't Stop Loving You
1961 US
CHARLY CR 30113 WARREN SMITH  (LP)
Who Took My Baby (prev. unissued 1957 recording) / Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Ubangi Stomp / Got Love If You Want It / Uranium Rock / Miss Froggie / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / Black Jack David / Do I Love You? (prev. unissued 1957 recording) / I Like Your Kind Of Love (prev. unissued) / Stop The World / So Long, I'm Gone / Tell Me Who (prev. unissued 1958 recording) / Goodbye Mr. Love
1977 UK
CHARLY CR 30132 THE LEGENDARY SUN PERFORMERS  (LP)
Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache (prev. unissued alt. version 1) / Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Ubangi Stomp / Miss Froggie / Got Love If You Want It / So Long I'm Gone / Uranium Rock / Dear John / The Golden Rocket / I Like Your Kinda Love / Sweet Sweet Girl / Tonight Will Be The Last Night (prev. unissued 1958 recording) / Who / I 'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Black Jack David / Goodbye Mr. Love
1977 UK
SONET SPOTLIGHT SPO132 THE SUN STORY, VOL.7  (LP)
Rock 'N' Roll Ruby / Miss Froggie / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / I Like Your Kinda Love / Tonight Will Be The Last Night Sun / Do I Love You / Ubangi Stomp / So Long I'm Gone / I've Got Love If You Want It / Who Took My Baby / Goodbye Mr. Love / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache (vers. 1)
1977 SWE
LAKE COUNTRY LPS 506 THE LEGENDARY WARREN SMITH  (LP)
Book Of Broken Hearts / That's Why I Sing In A Honky-Tonk / Heartaches By The Number / Blue Suede Shoes / I Don't Believe I'll Fall In Love Today / Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea / Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Ubangi Stomp / Folsom Prison Blues / Roll Over Beethoven / Movin' On-Rhumba Boogie-Golden Rocket-That's All Right Mamma / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache
1979 SWI
BIG BEAT BBR 0006 MEMORIAL ALBUM  (LP)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Roll Over Beethoven / Folsom Prison Blues / Book Of Broken Hearts / Medley: Movin' On - Rumba Boogie - Golden Rocket / Ubangi Stomp / Blue Suede Shoes / Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea / Red Cadillac And Black Moustache / That's All Right Mamma
-- reissue: Magnum Force 001, 1982 UK --
1980 FRA
CHARLY CRM 2026 THE LAST DETAIL  (LP)
Book Of Broken Hearts / That's Why I Sing In A Honkey Tonk / Heartaches By The Number / Blue Suede Shoes / I Don't Believe I'll Fall In Love Today / Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea / Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Ubangi Stomp / Folsom Prison Blues / Roll Over Beethoven / Medley: Movin' On - Rhumba Boogie - Golden Rocket / That's All Right Mama / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache
1981 UK
SUN CDX 23 REAL MEMPHIS ROCK AND ROLL  (2-LP)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Rock'n'Roll Ruby (prev. unissued alt. vers. of 1956 recording) / Black Jack David / Ubangi Stomp / So Long I'm Gone / Miss Froggie / So Long I'm Gone (prev. unissued alt. vers. 1 of 1957 recording) / I've Got Love If You Want It / I Fell In Love / I Fell In Love (prev. unissued alt. vers. of 1958 recording) / Goodbye Mr. Love / Sweet, Sweet Girl / Goodbye Mr. Love (prev. unissued alt. vers. of 1958 recording) / Sweet, Sweet Girl (prev. unissued alt. vers. 1 of 1958 recording) / Who Took My Baby (prev. unissued 1957 recording) / Tonight Will Be The Last Night (prev. unissued 1958 recording) / The Darkest Cloud Sun (prev. unissued 1957 recording) / Who Took My Baby (prev. unissued 1957 recording) / Hank Snow Medley (prev. unissued vers. 1 of 1957 recording) / I Couldn't Take The Chance / Dear John (prev. unissued vers. 1 of 1957 recording) / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache (prev. unissued vers. 1 of 1957 recording) / Stop The World I'll Jump Off (prev. unissued vers. 1 of 1957 recording) / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache (prev. unissued vers. 2 of 1957 recording) / Do I Love You (prev. unissued 1957 recording) / Uranium Rock (prev. unissued vers. 1 of 1958 recording) / Dear John (prev. unissued vers. 1 of 1957 recording) / I Like Your Kinda Love
-- reissue: Serd LP 571, 1995 --
1988 UK
CHARLY 94 SO LONG, I'M GONE  (CD)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Black Jack David / Ubangi Stomp / Tell Me Who / Tonight Will Be The Last Night / Darkest Cloud / So Long, I'm Gone(alt. vers.) / So Long, I'm Gone / Who Took My Baby / Miss Froggie / Stop The World / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / Got Love If You Want It / I Fell In Love / Hank Snow Medley / Do I Love You? / Uranium Rock / Goodbye Mr. Love (alt. vers.) / Goodbye Mr. Love / Sweet, Sweet Girl / Dear John / I Couldn't Take The Chance / I Like Your Kind Of Love
1988 UK
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15495 CALL OF THE WILD  (CD)
Cave In / A Whole Lot Of Nothin' / Call Of The Wild / Old Lonesome Feeling / Book Of Broken Hearts / Odds And Ends / Why I'm Walking / After The Boy Gets The Girl / I Fall To Pieces / Foolin' Around / Take Good Care Of Her / Pick Me Up On Your Way Down / Just Call Me Lonesome / Heartbreak Avenue / I Still Miss Someone / Kissing My Pillow / I Can't Stop Loving You / I Don't Believe I'll Fall In Love Today / Why Baby Why / Five Minutes Of The Latest Blues / Bad News Gets Around / A Hundred And Sixty Pounds Of Hurt / Put Me Back Together Again / She Likes Attention / Future X / That's Why I Sing In A Honky Tonk / Big City Ways / Blue Smoke / Judge And Jury
1990 GER
BEAR FAMILY BCD 15514 CLASSIC SUN RECORDINGS  (CD)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Rock'n'Roll Ruby (alt. vers.) / Black Jack David / Ubangi Stomp / The Darkest Cloud Sun / So Long I'm Gone / So Long I'm Gone / Who Took My Baby Sun / I Couldn't Take The Chance / So Long I'm Gone (alt. vers. 2) / Miss Froggie / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / Stop The World I'll Jump Off / I Fell In Love / I've Got Love If You Want It / Old Lonesome Feeling (alt. vers.) / Tell Me Who / Tonight Will Be The Last Night Sun / Dear John (vers. 1) / Hank Snow Medley (vers. 1) / Do I Love You Sun / Uranium Rock (vers. 1) / Goodbye Mr. Love / Uranium Rock (vers. 2) / Sweet, Sweet Girl / Goodbye Mr. Love (alt. vers.) / Sweet, Sweet Girl (alt. vers. 1) / I Like Your Kinda Love Sun / My Hanging Day
1992 GER
SUN 662 063 BOP! BOP!  (CD)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Ubangi Stomp / Miss Froggie / I've Got Love If You Want It / Sweet Sweet Girl / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / Uranium Rock / Bop Bop / Movin' On / Do I Love You / I Fell In Love / Like Your Kinda Love / Who / Tonight Will Be The Last Night / Dear John / I Couldn't Take The Chance / Who Took My Baby / So Long I'm Gone / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Black Jack David
1992 US
COLLECTABLES COL-6014 UBANGI STOMP - THE VERY BEST OF WARREN SMITH  (CD)
Ubangi Stomp / Sweet, Sweet Girl / I Fell In Love / Goodbye Mr. Love / Uranium Rock (vers. 1) / I Couldn't Take The Chance / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache (vers. 1) / Tell Me Who / Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Tonight Will Be The Last Night / I've Got Love If You Want It / Hank Snow Medley (vers. 1) / Do I Love You / Who Took My Baby / I Like Your Kinda Love / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Miss Froggie / Black Jack David / Dear John (vers. 1) / So Long I'm Gone
1999 US
AVI 5005 URANIUM ROCK - THE BEST OF WARREN SMITH  (CD)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Ubangi Stomp / Black Jack David / The Darkest Cloud / So Long, I'm Gone / Miss Froggie / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / I Fell In Love / Got Love If You Want It / Goodbye Mr. Love / Sweet, Sweet Girl / Dear John / Golden Rocket / Uranium Rock / Tell Me Who / Who Took My Baby / I Couldn't Take The Chance / Do I Love You? / Stop The World / Tonight Will Be The Last Night / I Like Your Kind Of Love / Old Lonesome Feeling / My Hanging Day
1995 US
CHARLY 8119 ROCKABILLY LEGEND  (CD)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Black Jack David / Ubangi Stomp / Tell Me Who / Tonight Will Be The Last Night / The Darkest Cloud / So Long, I'm Gone / Who Took My Baby / Miss Froggie / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / Stop The World / Got Love If You Want It / I Fell In Love / Dear John [studio talk + master] / Hank Snow Medley (alt. vers. 4) / Do I Love You? / Uranium Rock / Goodbye Mr. Love / Sweet, Sweet Girl (false start + master) / I Couldn't Take The Chance / I Like Your Kind Of Love / Uranium Rock (alt. vers.) / Goodbye Mr. Love (alt. vers.) / Stop The World / Rock'n'Roll Ruby (alt. vers) / So Long, I'm Gone (alt. vers. 2) / Old Lonesome Feeling (incomplete vers.) / My Hanging Day / Sweet, Sweet Girl (alt. vers.)
1995 UK
CHARLY/LICENCE MUSIC SCROLLCD 810 ROCKABILLY LEGEND  (CD)
Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Rock'n'Roll Ruby (alt. vers.) / I'd Rather Be Safe Than Sorry / Do I Love You / Black Jack David / The Darkest Cloud / Miss Froggie / I Couldn't Take The Chance / I Like Your Kind Of Love / Old Lonesome Feeling (incomplete vers.) / My Hanging Day / Ubangi Stomp / Underwood / Tell Me Who / Tonight Will Be The Last Night / So Long, I'm Gone / So Long, I'm Gone (alt. vers.) / Who Took My Baby / Stop The World / Stop The World (alt. vers.) / Red Cadillac And A Black Moustache / Got Love If You Want It / I Fell In Love / Uranium Rock / Uranium Rock (alt. vers.) / Dear John (studio talk & master) / Hank Snow Medley / Goodbye Mr. Love / Goodbye Mr. Love (alt. vers.) / Sweet Sweet Girl (studio talk & master) / Sweet Sweet Girl (alt. vers.)
2004 UK




COMPILATIONS

HARVEST SHSM 2024 V/A: FOUR ROCK'N'ROLL LEGENDS - RECORDED LIVE IN LONDON  (LP)
Ubangi Stomp / Rock'n'Roll Ruby / Blue Suede Shoes / I'm Moving On / Ubangi Stomp
(recorded live at the Rainbow Theatre, London, April 30, 1977)
1978 UK
VIRGIN-EMI 7243 5924651 2 V/A: UNITED ROCKERS  (2-LP/CD)
Ubangi Stomp
2004 FRA


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002) | Billboard Top 100 Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1994) | Billboard Top Country Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1989) | New Rock Record (Terry Hounsome, 1986) | Goldmine Country & Western Record Price Guide (Tim Neely, 2001) 

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