Wayne King

Wayne King

Real Name:
Harold Wayne King
Profile:
b. February 16, 1901, Savanna, Illinois (USA)
d. July 16, 1985

Wayne King, a popular 1930's American bandleader, musician (saxophone), songwriter, singer, was sometimes referred to as "the Waltz King" because much of his most popular music involved waltzes. "The Waltz You Saved For Me" was his standard set closing song in live performance and on numerous radio broadcasts at the height of his career. He has been compared to Lawrence Welk and Fred Waring.
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Wayne King Discography

Albums

P 159, P-159 Wayne King Wayne King Plays Irving Berlin Melodies (Album, EP) RCA Victor, RCA Victor P 159, P-159 US 1946 Sell This Version
DL 8823 Wayne King The Sound Of Wayne King (Album) Decca DL 8823 US 1959 Sell This Version
DL 74023 Wayne King Songs Of The Islands(LP) Decca DL 74023 US 1960 Sell This Version
LSP-2430(e) Wayne King The Midnight Waltz (Album) RCA Victor LSP-2430(e) US 1961 Sell This Version
DL 47128 Wayne King Gypsy Caravan(LP, Album) Decca DL 47128 US 1961 Sell This Version
VL 73840 Wayne King, His Saxophone And Orchestra* Smoke Gets In Your Eyes(LP, Album) Vocalion VL 73840 US 1968 Sell This Version
VL 73841 Wayne King, His Saxaphone And Orchestra* Champagne Waltzes Vocalion VL 73841 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
DL 74916 Wayne King The Eyes Of Love Decca DL 74916 US Unknown Sell This Version
DL 74805 Wayne King, His Saxophone And Orchestra* Moonlight And Roses(LP) Decca DL 74805 US Unknown Sell This Version
DL 4805 Wayne King, His Saxophone And Orchestra* Moonlight And Roses(LP, Mono) Decca DL 4805 US Unknown Sell This Version
DL 8823 Wayne King The Sound Of Wayne King(LP, Album, Mono) Decca DL 8823 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
EPB-3010 Wayne King Waltzes From The Hills(2x7", Album, EP) RCA Victor EPB-3010 US Unknown Sell This Version
DL 74630 Wayne King Our Language Of Love: The Romantic Dance Music Of Wayne King, His Saxophone And His Orchestra(LP) Decca DL 74630 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
DL 4630 Wayne King Our Language Of Love: The Romantic Dance Music Of Wayne King, His Saxophone And His Orchestra(LP) Decca DL 4630 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

26180 Wayne King And His Orchestra* Lonesome-That's All / 'Til The Sands Of The Desert Grow Cold(Shellac, 10") Victor 26180 US 1939 Sell This Version
EPA-270 Wayne King Wayne King Plays Johann Strauss For Dancing(7", EP) RCA Victor EPA-270 US 1950 Sell This Version
DK 80-126 Wayne King Take It Easy / He'll Have To Go(7", Promo) Door Knob Records DK 80-126 US 1980 Sell This Version
P70 Wayne King Waltzes You Saved for Me(4xShellac, 10", Boo) RCA Victor P70 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
27453 Wayne King Alice Blue Gown / Smoke Gets In Your Eyes(Shellac, 10") Victor 27453 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
DL 74233 Wayne King Under Italian Skies(7", EP) Decca DL 74233 US Unknown Sell This Version
CAE 312 Wayne King Wayne King The Waltz King(7", EP) RCA Camden CAE 312 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

EMB-10427 Wayne King Piano Magic (Comp) Music For Pleasure, EMI EMB-10427 Australia 1978 Sell This Version
21/22 Gene Krupa / Wayne King / Red Nichols / Will Osborne Gene Krupa / Wayne King / Red Nichols / Will Osborne - The Greatest Recordings Of The Big Band Era(2xLP, Comp, Red + Box) The Franklin Mint Record Society 21/22 US 1981 Sell This Version
DXB 189 Wayne King The Best Of Wayne King(2xLP, Comp, Mono) Decca DXB 189 US Unknown Sell This Version