WYNONA CARR





SINGLES

SPECIALTY 324 (78rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARR (with the Austin McCoy's Combo) Each Day / Lord Jesus4/1949 US
SPECIALTY 333 (78rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARRI Want To Go Heaven And Rest / I Know That He Knows8/1949 US 
SPECIALTY 348 (78rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARR AND BROTHER JOE MAY I'll Serve You Lord Until My Dying Day / What Do You Know About Jesus5/1950 US
SPECIALTY 364 (78rpm) SISTER WYNONA WITH PROF. DONALD E. THOMASDon't Miss That Train / I Heard Mother Pray One Day1950 US
SPECIALTY 377 (78rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARR AND BROTHER JOE MAYI See Jesus / It's All Right1950 US
SPECIALTY 383 (78/45rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARRI Know Somebody God's Gonna Call Me / What You Gonna Do When You Get To Heaven? 1950 US
SPECIALTY 395 (78/45rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARRThe Good Old Way / See His Blessed Face1951 US
SPECIALTY 826 (78/45rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARRDie In Vain / Conversation With Jesus4/1952 US
SPECIALTY 834 (78/45rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARRA Letter To Heaven / In A Little While1952 US
SPECIALTY 855 (78/45rpm) SISTER WYNONA CARRI Know By Faith / The Ball Game1953 US
SPECIALTY 575 WYNONA CARR AND THE BUMPS BLACKWELL BANDNursery Rhyme Rock / Please Mr. Jailer4/1956 US 
SPECIALTY 580 WYNONA CARRJump Jack, Jump / Hurt Me6/1956 US
SPECIALTY 589 WYNONA CARRShould I Ever Love Again? / Till The Well Runs Dry
(a-side Billboard/r&b #15 & Jockey #15)
11/1956 US
SPECIALTY 600 WYNONA CARR AND THE BUMPS BLACKWELL BANDHeartbreak Melody / What Do You Know About Love1957 US
SPECIALTY 628 WYNONA CARRTouch And Go / The Things You Do For Me4/1958 US
SPECIALTY 650 WYNONA CARRI'm Mad At You / If I Pray11/1958 US
SPECIALTY 678 WYNONA CARRGive Me Your Hand To Hold / How Many Times1959 US
SPECIALTY 683 WYNONA CARRSomeday, Somewhere, Somehow / Old Fashioned Love1959 US
REPRISE R-40.021 (33 1/3 rpm stereo single, with small centre hole) WYNONA CARROh, How I Love You / Strange1961 US
REPRISE R-40.024 (33 1/3 rpm stereo single, with small centre hole)  WYNONA CARRLove, Love, Love / Willow Weep For Me1961 US
REPRISE R-40.025 (33 1/3 rpm stereo single, with small centre hole)  WYNONA CARRDon't Come Crying To Me / I Gotta Stand Tall1961 US
REPRISE 20.033 WYNONA CARRMy Faith / I Gotta Stand Tall1961 US
REPRISE R 20-033 WYNONA CARRMy Faith / I Gotta Stand Tall1961 CAN
REPRISE R 20033 WYNONA CARRMy Faith / I Gotta Stand Tall1961 UK
REPRISE 20.043 WYNONA CARRDown By The Riverside / So Long1962 US
REPRISE 20.201 WYNONA CARRCarrying A Torch / We're Gonna Throw A Little Party1963 US




ALBUMS

REPRISE R-6023 WILD, WONDERFUL WYNONA  (LP)
Down By The Riverside / Oh, How I Love You / Strange / So Long / Bring Back The Blues / That Lucky Old Sun / I Wanna Be Around / Love, Love, Love / Willow Weep For Me / I Gotta Stand Tall / Don't Come Cryin' To Me / My Faith
1961 US
SPECIALTY SPS-2157 JUMP JACK JUMP!  (LP)
It's Raining Outside (6/1955) / Ding Dong Daddy (8/1955) / Act Right (8/1955) / Heartbreak Melody (8/1955) / Jump Jack Jump (3/1956) / Nursery Rhyme Rock (3/1956) / Now That I'm Free (3/1956) / Should I Ever Lose Again (10/1956) / Till The Well Runs Dry (10/1956) / Boppity Bop (Boogity Boog) (10/1956) / What Do You Know About Love (10/1956) / I'm Mad At You (9/1958) / Someday, Somewhere, Somehow (7/1959) / Old Fashioned Love (7/1959)
1974 US
ACE CH 130 HIT THAT JIVE, JACK!  (LP)
Jump Jack, Jump! / Till The Well Runs Dry / Boppity Bop (Boogity Boog) / Should I Ever Love Again / Iím Mad At You / Old Fashioned Love / Hurt Me / Itís Raining Outside (1958/1959) / Nursery Rhyme Rock / Ding Dong Daddy (8/1955) / Someday, Somewhere, Somehow / Act Right (8/1955) / What Do You Know About Love? / Now That Iím Free (1958/1959) / Heartbreak Melody / Please Mr. Jailer
1985 UK
ACE CDCHD 411/SPECIALTY SPCD-7016-2 DRAGNET FOR JESUS  (CD)
Each Day (2/1949) / Lord Jesus (2/1949) / I Want To Go To Heaven And Rest (take 1, 2/1949) / I'm A Pilgrim Traveler (take 4, 8/1949) / I Heard The News (Jesus Is Coming Again) (take 3, 8/1949) / Our Father (3/1950) / He Said He Would (take 2, 8/1949) / I See Jesus (3/1950) / Don't Miss That Train (take 3, 4/1950) / I Heard Mother Pray One Day (4/1950) / The Good Old Way (take 2, 4/1950) / See His Blessed Face (4/1950) / Did He Die In Vain? (take 1, 4/1950) / I Know Someday God's Gonna Call Me (4/1950) / Conversation With Jesus (4/1950) / The Ball Game (4/1952) / A Letter To Heaven (take 1, 4/1952) / In A Little While (4/1952) / Untitled instrumental (take 3, 4/1952) / Operator, Operator (5/1954) / Dragnet For Jesus (take 1, 5/1954) / 15 Rounds For Jesus (take 2, 5/1954) / Nobody But Jesus (1950's demo) / Just A Few More Days (1950's demo) / Our Father (1954 demo)
1992 UK/US
ACE CDCHD 513/SPECIALTY SPCD-7048-2 JUMP JACK JUMP!  (CD)
Jump Jack Jump (3/1956) / 'Til The Well Runs Dry (10/1956) / Boppity Bop (Boogity Boog) (10/1956) / Should I Ever Love Again? (10/1956) / I'm Mad At You (9/1958) / Old Fashioned Love (7/1959) / Hurt Me (6/1956) / It's Raining Outside (6/1955) / Nursery Rhyme Rock (3/1956) / Ding Dong Daddy (8/1955) / Someday, Somewhere, Somehow (7/1959) / Act Right (8/1955) / What Do You Know (About Love) (10/1956) / Now That I'm Free (3/1956) / Heartbreak Melody (8/1955) / Please Mr. Jailer (3/1956) / Weather Man (195?) / If These Walls Could Speak (8/1955) / Touch And Go (1/1958) / If I Pray (9/1958) / Finders Keepers (195?) / The Things You Do To Me (1/1958) / How Many Times? (7/1959) / Give Me Your Hand To Hold (7/1959)
1993 UK/US




COMPILATIONS

SPECIALTY SPS 2142 BROTHER JOE MAY: THANK YOU LORD FOR ONE MORE DAY  (LP)
What Do You Know About Jesus / I'll Serve You Lord
1971 US
SPECIALTY SPS 2144 V/A: GREATEST GOSPEL GEMS, VOL.1  (LP)
The Ball Game
-- reissues: Specialty [LP] SP-2144, 1990 US/"Greatest Gospel Gems, Volumes 1 & 2", Ace CDCHD 344, 1991 UK/Specialty SPCD-7206-2, 1991 US --
1971 US
SPECIALTY SPS 2151 BROTHER JOE MAY: IN LOVING MEMORY OF...   (LP)
I See Jesus / What Do You Know About Jesus
1972 US
JIVIN' LP 814 V/A: 14 GREAT ALL-TIME JIVERS, VOL.3  (LP)
Jump Jack, Jump!
1982 BEL
SONET/SPECIALTY SNTF 5029 V/A: LEGENDARY MISSING MASTERS  (LP)
Jump Jack, Jump!
1983 UK
ACE CH 158 V/A: ROCK AND ROLL DANCE PARTY, VOL.3  (LP)
Hurt Me
1986 UK
RHINO R1-70710/R2-70710 V/A: BASEBALL'S GREATEST HITS  (LP/CD)
The Ball Game
1989/1992 US
SAVAGE KICK SK 504 V/A: SAVAGE KICK VOL.4 - BLACK ROCK'N'ROLL  (LP)
Touch And Go
19?? UK
ACE CDCHD 344/SPECIALTY SPCD-7206-2 V/A: GREATEST GOSPEL GEMS, VOLUMES 1 & 2  (CD)
The Ball Game
1991 UK/US
RHINO R2-71125 V/A: BLUES MASTERS, VOL.5 - JUMP BLUES CLASSICS  (CD)
'Til The Well Runs Dry
1992 US
ACE CDCHD 466/SPECIALTY SPCD-7033-2 BROTHER JOE MAY: THUNDERBOLT OF THE MIDDLE WEST  (CD)
What Do You Know About Jesus? / Our Father (alt. take) / It's All Right (alt. take)
1993 UK/US
ACE CDCHD 555 V/A: TEENAGE ROCK'N ROLL PARTY  (CD)
Jump Jack Jump
1994 UK
ACE CDCHD 561 V/A: JIVING JAMBOREE  (CD)
Ding Dong Daddy
1994 UK
ACE CDCHD 567/SPECIALTY SPCD-7056-2 V/A: WOMEN OF GOSPEL'S GOLDEN AGE, VOLUME 1  (CD)
God Is A Battle Ace (2/1949 demo recording) / I'm A Pilgrim Traveler (takes 2 & 4, 8/1949 recordings) / See His Blessed Face (8/1949 recording) / How Good God Is (take 3, 8/1949 recording)
1994 UK/US
ACE/SPECIALTY CDSPEC 001 V/A: IT'S SPELT SPECIALTY  (CD)
Don't Miss That Train
1994 UK
RHINO R2-72027 V/A: BLUES MASTERS (VOL.1-5)  (5-CD)
'Til The Well Runs Dry
1995 US
SPECIALTY 5SPCD-4412-2 V/A: THE SPECIALTY STORY  (5-CD)
Should I Ever Love Again
1995 UK
ACE/CASCADE 1017 V/A: 20 GOSPEL GREATS  (CD)
The Ball Game
1995 UK
SHANACHIE 6005 V/A: THE GREAT GOSPEL MEN  (CD)
Brother Joe May with Sister Wynona Carr: Our Father
1995 UK
SPECIALTY/RSP 5 3313 V/A: GREATEST GOSPEL HITS - PEACE OF MIND  (CD)
The Ball Game
1995
VOX/ACE 98 V/A: THOSE BOOGIE KNIGHTS & DISCO DIVAS - A '70S URBAN SOUNDTRACK  (CD)
Dragnet For Jesus
(uncommercial cd released with The Now DeFunct Music Magazine Vox in April 1998)
1998 UK
RHINO R2-75666 V/A: JUMP, JIVE & SWING  (CD)
'Til The Well Runs Dry
1999 US
GAL CD 1002 V/A: GALAXIE OF JIVE, VOLUME 2  (CD)
Touch And Go
200? UK
LUCKY CDLR 902 V/A: BUMP JUMP JIVE, VOLUME 2  (CD)
Touch And Go
200? UK
LUCKY CDLR 907 V/A: BUMP JUMP JIVE, VOLUME 7  (CD)
Ding Dong Daddy
200? UK
AUTO CHANGE ? V/A: DANCING SHOES, VOLUME 2  (CD)
I Gotta Stand Tall
200?
PAST PERFECT 220256-325 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES GOES ROCK & ROLL, VOL.2  (15-CD)
Touch And Go
2002 GER
FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES 5053 V/A: GOSPEL, VOL.4 - SISTERS & DIVAS 1943-1951  (2-CD)
Each Day / I'm A Pilgrim Traveler / I Heard Mother Pray One Day
2003 FRA
BODY & SOUL 2439 V/A: LE GOSPEL 1939-1952  (3-CD)
I'm A Pilgrim Traveler
2004 FRA 
SAGA JAZZ 9820776 V/A: FROM GOSPEL TO SOUL - WHEN THE CHURCH HITS THE CHARTS  (CD)
The Ball Game
2004 FRA
MEMBRAN MUSIC LTD./DOCUMENTS 223007-321 V/A: RHYTHM & BLUES - ORIGINAL MASTERS  (10-CD)
Touch And Go
2005 GER
PAN AMERICAN RECORDINGS #30 V/A: HEY HEY PRETTY BABY  (CD)
Till The Well Runs Dry
2008
ACE CDCHD 1208 V/A: BREAK-A-WAY - THE SONGS OF JACKIE DeSHANNON 1961-1967  (CD)
Carrying A Torch
2008 UK
FANTASTIC VOYAGE FVTD059 V/A: SAVVY SUGAR - THE PURE ESSENCE OF WEST COAST ROCK'N'ROLL  (3-CD)
Should I Ever Love Again?
2010 UK


                                                      

© Compiled by Pete Hoppula

Published sources: Billboard Top R&B Singles (Joel Whitburn, 1988) | Blues Records 1943 To 1970 Volume One (Mike Leadbitter & Neil Slaven, 1987) | The Blues Discography 1943-1970 (Les Fancourt & Bob McGrath, 2006) | Goldmine Price Guide To 45 Rpm Records (Tim Neely, 2003) | Blues News 3/1985 (article by Jari Toivonen) | American Music Magazine #80 (1999) | American Music Magazine #102 | Blues & Rhythm #239 (2009, article by Opal Louis Nations) | Rare Record Price Guide 2004 (Record Collector, 2002)

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