Blue Beat

Blue Beat

Profile:
Subsidiary label of Melodisc Records Ltd. set up by Emil Shallit and Siggy Jackson in August 1960 to record and distribute Jamaican music in the UK. Later the label also sponsored a popular ska night at the Marquee Club in London and played a major role in the popularisation of ska.
See also Blue Beat (2) for releases after 1989
When submitting/editing releases please enter the catalogue number as shown on the release including the 45/ if it is shown that way.
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
45/BB 1 Laurel Aitken With The Boogie Cats Laurel Aitken With The Boogie Cats - Boogie Rock (7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 1 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 2 Byron Lee, The Dragonnairs* Dumplins / Kissin-Gal(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 2 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 3 Higgs And Wilson*, Ken Richards And His Comets* Higgs And Wilson*, Ken Richards And His Comets* - Manny, Oh(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 3 UK Unknown Sell This Version
45/BB 4 The Jiving Juniors Lollipop Girl (Single) 45/BB 4 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 5 The Jiving Juniors My Heart's Desire(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 5 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 6 Keith & Enid Worried Over You / Everything Will Be Alright (Single) 45/BB 6 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 7 Derrick Morgan Fat Man / I'm Gonna Leave You(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 7 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 8 Owen Gray, Kenneth Richard And His Band* Owen Gray, Kenneth Richard And His Band* - Cutest Little Woman / Running Around(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 8 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 9 Magic Notes*, Kenneth Richard And His Band* Magic Notes*, Kenneth Richard And His Band* - Album Of Memory / Why Did You Leave Me(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 9 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 10 Laurel Aitken Jeannie Is Back / If It's Money You Need(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 10 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 10 Laurel Aitken, Ken Richards & His Harmonisers Laurel Aitken, Ken Richards & His Harmonisers - Jeannie Is Back / Judgement Day(7", Single, RE) Blue Beat, Blue Beat 45/BB 10 Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
45/BB 11 Keith & Enid, Trenton Spence & His Group / Trenton Spence & His Group Keith & Enid, Trenton Spence & His Group / Trenton Spence & His Group - Send Me / People Will Say We're In Love (Single) 45/BB 11 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 12 Derrick Morgan & The Ebonies Derrick Morgan & The Ebonies - Don't Cry / I Pray For You(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 12 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 14 Laurel Aitken, Ken Richards & His Harmonisers Laurel Aitken, Ken Richards & His Harmonisers - Judgment Day / Yea, Yea, Baby(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 14 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 15 Clue J & His Blues Blasters*, Trenton Spence & His Group Clue J & His Blues Blasters*, Trenton Spence & His Group - Easy Snapping / Goin' Home (Single) 45/BB 15 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 16 Mellow Larks* Time To Pray (Alleluia) / Love You Baby(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 16 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 17 Alton & Eddy, Clue J. And His Blues Blasters* / Clue J. & His Blues Blasters* Alton & Eddy, Clue J. And His Blues Blasters* / Clue J. & His Blues Blasters* - Muriel / Silky(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 17 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 18 Derrick Morgan, Duke Reid And His Group* Derrick Morgan, Duke Reid And His Group* - Lover Boy / Oh My!(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 18 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 19 Chuck And Darby* / Duke Reid & His Group* Chuck And Darby* / Duke Reid & His Group* - Till The End Of Time / What Makes Honey(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 19 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 20 Bobby Kingdom And The Blue Beats (2) Bobby Kingdom And The Blue Beats (2) - Baby What You Done Me Wrong / Go Pretty Baby, Go (Single) 45/BB 20 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 21 Lynn Hope* Shocking / Blue And Sentimental(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 21 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 22 Laurel Aitken With The Blue Beats (2) Laurel Aitken With The Blue Beats (2) - Railroad Track / Tell Me Darling(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 22 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 23 Chuck & Darby* / Duke Reid And His Group* Chuck & Darby* / Duke Reid And His Group* - Cool School / Joker(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 23 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 24 Duke Reid And His Group* / The Jiving Juniors Duke Reid And His Group* / The Jiving Juniors - Dukes Cookies / I Wanna Love(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 24 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 25 Laurel Aitken / Lloyd Clarke Laurel Aitken / Lloyd Clarke - More Whisky / Parapinto Boogie(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 25 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 26 Hank Marr Tonk Game(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 26 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 27 Errol Dixon With The Blue Beats (2) Errol Dixon With The Blue Beats (2) - Midnight Train / Anytime, Anywhere(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 27 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 28 Byron Lee And The Dragonnaires* Mash! Mr. Lee / Help Me Forget(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 28 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 29 The Wiggans Rock Baby / Let's Sing The Blues(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 29 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 30 The Folks Brothers*, Count Ossie Afro-Combo The Folks Brothers*, Count Ossie Afro-Combo - Carolina (Single) 45/BB 30 UK 1960 Sell This Version
45/BB 31 Derrick Morgan, Trenton Spence Orchestra* Derrick Morgan, Trenton Spence Orchestra* - Now We Know / Nights Are Lonely(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 31 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 32 Titus Turner Miss Rubberneck Jones / Way Down Yonder(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 32 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 33 Theophilus Beckford Jack And Jill Shuffle(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 33 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 34 Clancey Eccles* River Jordon(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 34 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 35 Derrick Morgan, Clue J & His Blues Blasters* Derrick Morgan, Clue J & His Blues Blasters* - Leave Earth(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 35 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 36 The Jiving Juniors Over The River(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 36 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 37 Neville Esson With Clue J And His Blues Blasters* Neville Esson With Clue J And His Blues Blasters* - Lovers' Jive(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 37 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 38 The Mellow Larks No More Wedding(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 38 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 39 Aubrey Adams And His Dudroppers* / Chuck & Dobby Aubrey Adams And His Dudroppers* / Chuck & Dobby - Do Du Wap(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 39 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 40 Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats (2) Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats (2) - Bar Tender(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 40 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 41 Lascelles Perkins / Clue J. & His Blues Blasters* Lascelles Perkins / Clue J. & His Blues Blasters* - Creation(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 41 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 42 The Charmers, Hersan And His City Slickers* The Charmers, Hersan And His City Slickers* - Lonely Boy(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 42 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 43 Owen Gray, Hersan And His City Slickers* Owen Gray, Hersan And His City Slickers* - Sinners Weep(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 43 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 44 Bobby Kingdom, The Blue Beats (2) Bobby Kingdom, The Blue Beats (2) - Honey Please / That's My Girl(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 44 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 45 Girl Satchmo, The Swinging Mashers Girl Satchmo, The Swinging Mashers - Darling / Satchmo's Mash Potatoe(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 45 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 46 Errol Dixon The Back Beats* Mama Shut Your Door / Too Much Whisky(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 46 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 47 Jimmy Sinclair / Trenton Spence And His Orchestra* Jimmy Sinclair / Trenton Spence And His Orchestra* - Verona(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 47 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 48 Martin & Derrick With Cavaliers Combo Martin & Derrick With Cavaliers Combo - Times Are Going(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 48 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 49 C. Byrd* & Sir D's Group* / Lloyd And Cecil & Sir D's Group* C. Byrd* & Sir D's Group* / Lloyd And Cecil & Sir D's Group* - Ba Ba Black Sheep(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 49 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 50 Theo Beckford* Accompanied By The City Slickers Theo Beckford* Accompanied By The City Slickers - Georgie And The Old Shoe(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 50 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 51 The Magic Notes, Drumbago And The Jazz Beat The Magic Notes, Drumbago And The Jazz Beat - Rosabel(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 51 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 52 Laurel Aitken / The Blue Beats (2) Laurel Aitken / The Blue Beats (2) - Bouncing Woman / Nursery Rhyme Boogie(7", Single, Pus) Blue Beat 45/BB 52 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 53 Eric Humpty Dumpty Morris*, Drumbago All Stars Eric Humpty Dumpty Morris*, Drumbago All Stars - Humpty Dumpty(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 53 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 54 The Mello-Cat*, Count Ossie & His Warikers* / Roland Alfonso* And His Alley Cats (3) The Mello-Cat*, Count Ossie & His Warikers* / Roland Alfonso* And His Alley Cats (3) - Another Moses / Hully Gully Rock(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 54 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 55 The Blues Busters Donna(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 55 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 56 Rico Rodriques* Luke Lane Shuffle(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 56 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 57 Derrick Morgan And Patsy* / Roland Alphonso Derrick Morgan And Patsy* / Roland Alphonso - Feel So Fine / Mean To Me(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 57 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 58 Roland Alphonso / Alvin & Cecil Roland Alphonso / Alvin & Cecil - Blackberry Brandy / Marjorie(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 58 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 59 Chuck And Dobby* Oh Fanny / Running Around(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 59 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 60 Clue J And His Blues Blasters* Little Willie / Pine Juice(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 60 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 61 Monty & Roy, Lumbago And His Orchestra* Monty & Roy, Lumbago And His Orchestra* - In And Out The Window / Tra La La Boogie(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 61 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 62 Derrick Morgan, Drumbago All Stars Derrick Morgan, Drumbago All Stars - Shake A Leg / Golden Rule(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 62 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 63 Monty & Roy, Drumbago And His Orchestra* / Roland Alfonso* Monty & Roy, Drumbago And His Orchestra* / Roland Alfonso* - Sweetie Pie / Green Door 45/BB 63 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 64 J.E. Stick*, Drumbago All Stars / Count Ossie Afro Combo* J.E. Stick*, Drumbago All Stars / Count Ossie Afro Combo* - Boss Girl / Cassavubu(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 64 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 65 Derrick And Patsy, Drumbago And His Harmonisers* Derrick And Patsy, Drumbago And His Harmonisers* - Let The Good Times Roll / Baby Please Don't Leave Me(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 65 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 66 Sir D's Group*, K. Brown* / Sir D's Group*, Mossman And Zeddse* Sir D's Group*, K. Brown* / Sir D's Group*, Mossman And Zeddse* - Hey Diddle Diddle / Pocket Money(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 66 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 67 Clancy Eccles Freedom / More Proof(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 67 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 68 The Mellow Cats*, Count Ossie And The Warrickas* / Monto* And The Cyclones* The Mellow Cats*, Count Ossie And The Warrickas* / Monto* And The Cyclones* - Rock A Man Soul / Lazy Lou(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 68 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 69 B. Cabbidon* And The Busters Group* / Chuck And Dobbie* And The Busters Group* B. Cabbidon* And The Busters Group* / Chuck And Dobbie* And The Busters Group* - Warpaint Baby / I Was Wrong(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 69 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 70 Laurel Aitken, The Blue Beats (2) Laurel Aitken, The Blue Beats (2) - Please Don't Leave Me / Mighty Redeemer(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 70 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 71 Azzie Lawrence, The Melobeats Azzie Lawrence, The Melobeats - So Far Apart(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 71 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 72 Annete* And Shenley* Annete* And Shenley* - Million Dollar Baby / The First Time I Met You(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 72 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 73 The Blues Busters with Hersang* and his City Slickers* The Blues Busters with Hersang* and his City Slickers* - There's Always Sunshine / You Had It All Wrong(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 73 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 74 Eric 'Humpty Dumpty' Morris*, Drumbago All Stars Eric 'Humpty Dumpty' Morris*, Drumbago All Stars - My Forty Five / I've Tried Everybody(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 74 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 75 Owen Grey With The Jets* Rocking In My Feet / Nobody Else(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 75 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 76 Derrick Morgan Sunday, Monday / Be Still(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 76 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 77 Bobby Kingdom, The Blue Beats (2) Bobby Kingdom, The Blue Beats (2) - Brand New Automobile / Spanish Town Twist(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 77 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 78 Jimmy Cliff, Cavaliers Combo / The Blue Beats (2) Jimmy Cliff, Cavaliers Combo / The Blue Beats (2) - I'm Sorry / Roarin'(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 78 UK 1961 Sell This Version
45/BB 79 Girl Satchmo, The Blue Beats (2) Girl Satchmo, The Blue Beats (2) - Twist Around The Town / My New Honey(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 79 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 80 Winston And Roy* with Count Ossie / Count Ossie & His Warrikas* Winston And Roy* with Count Ossie / Count Ossie & His Warrikas* - Babylon Gone / First Gone(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 80 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 81 Eric Morris*, Busters Group* Eric Morris*, Busters Group* - Sinners Repent And Pray / Now And Forever(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 81 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 82 Derrick Morgan / B. Gabbidon* / Busters Group* Derrick Morgan / B. Gabbidon* / Busters Group* - Don't You Know Little Girl / Hully Gully Miss Molly(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 82 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 83 Eric Morris*, Busters Group* / A. Ellis*, Busters Group* Eric Morris*, Busters Group* / A. Ellis*, Busters Group* - Money Can't Buy Life / True Love(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 83 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 84 Laurel Aitken, The Blue Beats (2) Laurel Aitken, The Blue Beats (2) - Back To New Orleans / Brother David(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 84 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 85 Derrick Morgan, Busters Group* Derrick Morgan, Busters Group* - Come On Over / Come Back My Darling (Single) 45/BB 85 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 86 Errol Dixon And His Back Beats Early This Morning / Bad Bad Woman(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 86 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 87 Theo Beckford* / Dee's Group* Theo Beckford* / Dee's Group* - Walking Down King Street / The Clock(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 87 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 88 Lloyd Flowers, Reco's Rhythm Group Lloyd Flowers, Reco's Rhythm Group - I'm Going Home / Lovers Town(7") Blue Beat 45/BB 88 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 89 The Echoes (13), Celestials* The Echoes (13), Celestials* - Are You Mine / I Love You Forever(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 89 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 90 Rupert Edwards* Guilty Convict / Just Because(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 90 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 91 Owen Gray / Derek Morgan* / Busters Group* Owen Gray / Derek Morgan* / Busters Group* - Millie Girl / Headache(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 91 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 92 Clive Bailey (2), Recho's Blues Group* Clive Bailey (2), Recho's Blues Group* - Evening Train / Take Me Home(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 92 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 93 Bobby Atkin*, Busters Group* Bobby Atkin*, Busters Group* - Never, Never(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 93 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 94 Derrick Morgan & Yvonne* / The Jiving Juniors Derrick Morgan & Yvonne* / The Jiving Juniors - Meekly Wait / Day In Day Out (Single) 45/BB 94 Jamaica 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 95 Higgs & Wilson How Can I Be Sure / Mighty Man(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 95 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 96 Owen & Millie , The City Slickers Orchestra* Owen & Millie , The City Slickers Orchestra* - Sit And Cry / Do You Know(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 96 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 97 Derrick & Patsy* / Drumbago All Stars* Derrick & Patsy* / Drumbago All Stars* - Love Not To Brag / Duck Soup(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 97 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 98 Kent & Jeanie, The City Slickers Kent & Jeanie, The City Slickers - Daddy / Hello Love(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 98 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 99 Lloyd Clarke, Smithie's Sextet Lloyd Clarke, Smithie's Sextet - Good Morning / Now I Know The Reason(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 99 UK 1962 Sell This Version
45/BB 100 Derrick Morgan / Bell's Group Derrick Morgan / Bell's Group - In My Heart / Kingston 13(7", Single) Blue Beat 45/BB 100 UK 1962 Sell This Version