Floyd Dixon

Floyd Dixon

Real Name:
Jay Riggins Jr.
Profile:
Rhythm & blues pianist, singer and songwriter, born 8 February 1929 in Marshall, Texas, died 26 July 2006 in Orange, California.

Dixon is probably best known for Hey Bartender (1954), a song covered by the The Blues Brothers in 1978.
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Floyd Dixon Discography

Albums

47194 Floyd Dixon Bernie Hamilton Presents: Floyd Dixon(LP) Inculcation 47194 US 1981 Sell This Version
4841 Floyd Dixon Wake Up And Live!(CD, Album) Alligator Records 4841 1996 Sell This Version
LP 001 Floyd Dixon Live In Sweden(LP) El Camino Records (2) LP 001 US Unknown Sell This Version
none Floyd Dixon "Hitsville Look Out" Here's Mr. Magnificent(LP, Album) Cottontail Music West none US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

3075 Floyd Dixon & Johnny Moore (2) With Johnny Moore's Three Blazers Featuring Oscar Moore Floyd Dixon & Johnny Moore (2) With Johnny Moore's Three Blazers Featuring Oscar Moore - Telephone Blues / Real Lovin' Mama(Shellac, 10") Aladdin Records 3075 US 1950 Sell This Version
3111 Floyd Dixon Too Much Jellyroll / Baby, Lets Go Down To The Woods Aladdin Records 3111 US 1951 Sell This Version
3135 Floyd Dixon Call Operator 210 / Wine, Wine, Wine(Shellac, 10") Aladdin Records 3135 US 1952 Sell This Version
SP-477, XSP-477 Floyd Dixon Hole In The Wall / Old Memories Specialty, Specialty SP-477, XSP-477 US 1953 Sell This Version
SP-468 Floyd Dixon Please Don't Go / Hard Living Alone(7") Specialty SP-468 US 1953 Sell This Version
XSP-486 Floyd Dixon Ooh-Eee ! Ooh-Eee ! / Nose Trouble (Single) Specialty XSP-486 US 1954 Sell This Version
105 Floyd Dixon Oooh Litttle Girl / What Is Life Without A Home Ebb 105 US 1957 Sell This Version
45-106, 45-114 Floyd Dixon And His Band* Roll Baby Roll / Hey Bartender(7", Single, RE) Cat Records (2), Cat Records (2) 45-106, 45-114 UK 2012 Sell This Version
1001 Floyd Dixon Floyd's Two Piano Blues / Let's Go Smitty(7", Single) Great Dame Records 1001 US Unknown Sell This Version
47192 Floyd Dixon I Think Of You Babe(7") Inculcation 47192 US Unknown Sell This Version
1001 Floyd Dixon Floyd's Two Piano Blues / Let's Go Smitty(7", Promo) Great Dame Records 1001 US Unknown Sell This Version
47191 Floyd Dixon Bernie Hamilton Presents Floyd Dixon(7") Inculcation 47191 US Unknown Sell This Version
105X, 120X Floyd Dixon / Tony Harris (2) Floyd Dixon / Tony Harris (2) - Oooh Litttle Girl / Try This Li'l Ole Heart(7", Single) Ebb, Ebb 105X, 120X Unknown Sell This Version
3069 Floyd Dixon With Johnny Moore's Three Blazers Floyd Dixon With Johnny Moore's Three Blazers - Walkin' And Talkin' Blues / Girl Fifteen(Shellac, 10") Aladdin Records 3069 US Unknown Sell This Version
652 Floyd Dixon Tell Me, Tell Me / There Goes My Heart(7", Single) Chattahoochee Records 652 Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

KIX-1 Floyd Dixon Opportunity Blues(LP, Comp, Mono) Route 66 KIX-1 Sweden 1976 Sell This Version
KIX-11 Floyd Dixon Houston Jump(LP, Comp, Mono) Route 66 KIX-11 Sweden 1979 Sell This Version
KIX-27 Floyd Dixon Empty Stocking Blues(LP, Comp) Route 66 KIX-27 Sweden 1985 Sell This Version
SPCD 7011-2 Floyd Dixon Marshall Texas Is My Home(CD, Comp) Specialty SPCD 7011-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
CDEM1589 Floyd Dixon His Complete Aladdin Recordings(2xCD, Comp) Capitol Records CDEM1589 UK 1996 Sell This Version
CDCHD 740 Floyd Dixon Cow Town Blues The Seminal 1948-50 Recordings(CD, Comp) Ace CDCHD 740 UK 1999 Sell This Version