Johnny Ace

Johnny Ace

Real Name:
John Marshall Alexander, Jr.
Profile:
R&B singer and pianist who had a number of hit singles in the early '50s before accidentally shooting himself.

Before going solo, John worked with the B.B. King band, then formed The Beale Streeters with Bobby Bland and Earl Forest.

b. June 9, 1929 (Memphis, TN, USA)
d. December 25, 1954 (Houston, TX, USA)
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Johnny Ace Discography

Singles & EPs

102 Johnny Ace My Song / Follow The Rule (Single) Duke 102 US 1952 Sell This Version
118 Johnny Ace And Band* / Johnny Ace And Willie Mae Thornton* Johnny Ace And Band* / Johnny Ace And Willie Mae Thornton* - Saving My Love For You / Yes, Baby(Shellac, 10") Duke 118 US 1953 Sell This Version
R-107 Johnny Ace Cross My Heart / Angel Duke R-107 US 1953 Sell This Version
112 Johnny Ace The Clock / Aces Wild (Single) Duke 112 US 1953 Sell This Version
128 Johnny Ace / Johnny Otis Orchestra* Johnny Ace / Johnny Otis Orchestra* - Please Forgive Me / You've Been Gone So Long (Single) Duke 128 US 1954 Sell This Version
136 Johnny Ace Pledging My Love / No Money (Single) Duke 136 US 1954 Sell This Version
132 Johnny Ace, Johnny Board And His Orch.* Johnny Ace, Johnny Board And His Orch.* - Never Let Me Go / Burley Cutie Duke 132 US 1954 Sell This Version
148 Johnny Ace So Lonely / I'm Crazy Baby (Single) Duke 148 US 1955 Sell This Version
144 Johnny Ace Anymore / How Can You Be So Mean (Single) Duke 144 US 1955 Sell This Version
EP-81 Johnny Ace A Tribute Album To...Johnny Ace(7", EP) Duke EP-81 US 1955 Sell This Version
154 Johnny Ace Still Love You So / Don't You Know(Shellac, 10") Duke 154 US 1956 Sell This Version
COL 3714 Johnny Ace The Clock(7") Collectables COL 3714 US 1989 Sell This Version
118 Johnny Ace Yes, Baby / Saving My Love For You(7") Duke 118 Unknown Sell This Version
EP 80 Johnny Ace JOHNNY ACE- SINGS(7", EP) Duke EP 80 US Unknown Sell This Version
LP 71 Johnny Ace Pledging My Love / Never Let Me Go / Saving My Love For You(7", EP) Duke LP 71 US Unknown Sell This Version
EP 81 Johnny Ace Cross My Heart/My Song/The Clock/Never Let Me Go(7", EP) Duke EP 81 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

DLP 71 Johnny Ace Memorial Album For Johnny Ace (Comp) Duke DLP 71 US 1956 Sell This Version
DLP 71 Johnny Ace Memorial Album For Johnny Ace(LP, Comp, RE) Duke DLP 71 US 1973 Sell This Version
DLPX- 71 Johnny Ace Memorial Album For Johnny Ace(LP, Comp, Mono, RE) MCA Records DLPX- 71 US 1980 Sell This Version
CHD 220 Earl Forest Featuring The Beale Streeters With Bobby Bland And Johnny Ace Earl Forest Featuring The Beale Streeters With Bobby Bland And Johnny Ace - Earl Forest Featuring The Beale Streeters With Bobby Bland And Johnny Ace (LP, Comp) Ace CHD 220 UK 1987 Sell This Version
5138 Johnny Ace 1951-1954(CD, Comp) Classics Records 5138 France 2005 Sell This Version