Various ‎– The Vee-Jay Story -- Celebrating 40 Years Of Classic Hits, 1953-1993

Label:
Vee Jay Records ‎– NVS2-3-400, Vee Jay Records ‎– VJ-107
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3 × CD, Compilation, Stereo, Mono
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Limited Edition, Mono, Clear Red
Box Set, Box w/Lid
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Tracklist

1-1 The Spaniels Baby, It's You
1-2 Jimmy Reed High And Lonesome
1-3 The Spaniels Goodnite, Sweetheart, Goodnite
1-4 Jimmy Reed You Don't Have To Go
1-5 The El Dorados My Loving Baby
1-6 Hazel McCollum With The El Dorados Annie's Answer
1-7 The 5 Echoes I Really Do
1-8 The El Dorados At My Front Door
1-9 Jay McShann Vocal By Priscilla Bowman Hands Off
1-10 The El Dorados I'll Be Forever Loving You
1-11 The Kool Gents This Is The Night
1-12 Billy Emerson Every Woman I Know
1-13 Jimmy Reed Ain't That Lovin You Baby
1-14 Eddie Taylor (2) Big Town Playboy
1-15 The Magnificents (3) Up On The Mountain
1-16 John Lee Hooker Dimples
1-17 The Dells Oh What A Nite
1-18 The El Dorados Bim Bam Boom
1-19 Pee Wee Crayton Telephone Is Ringing
1-20 Sonny Til's Orioles* For All We Know
1-21 The Spaniels You Gave Me Peace Of Mind
1-22 Pee Wee Crayton I Found Peace Of Mind
1-23 The Delegates (4) Mother's Son
1-24 Billy Emerson The Pleasure Is All Mine
1-25 Jimmy Reed Honest I Do
2-1 Elmore James 12 Year Old Boy
2-2 Gene Allison You Can Make It If You Try
2-3 Elmore James It Hurts Me Too
2-4 Billy Boy Arnold Rockin'itis
2-5 Gene Allison Have Faith
2-6 The Spaniels Stormy Weather
2-7 Jerry Butler & The Impressions For Your Precious Love
2-8 Dee Clark Nobody But You
2-9 Hank Ballard & The Midnighters The Twist
2-10 Wade Flemons Here I Stand
2-11 Priscilla Bowman With The Spaniels A Rockin' Good Way
2-12 Jimmy Witherspoon K.C. Loving
2-13 John Lee Hooker Boogie Chillun
2-14 Jimmy Reed Take Out Some Insurance
2-15 Dee Clark Just Keep It Up
2-16 Dee Clark Hey Little Girl
2-17 Rosco Gordon No More Doggin'
2-18 Jimmy Reed Baby What You Want Me To Do
2-19 Memphis Slim The Comeback
2-20 Rosco Gordon Just A Little Bit
2-21 Jimmy Reed Big Boss Man
2-22 J.B. Lenoir Oh Babe
2-23 Jerry Butler He Will Break Your Heart
2-24 John Lee Hooker Tupelo
2-25 Dee Clark Your Friends
3-1 Eddie Harris Exodus
3-2 Sheriff & The Ravels Shombalor
3-3 Dee Clark Raindrops
3-4 The Pips With Gladys Knight* Every Beat Of My Heart
3-5 Jimmy Reed Bright Lights, Big City
3-6 Jerry Butler Moon River
3-7 Gene Chandler Duke Of Earl
3-8 John Lee Hooker Boom Boom
3-9 Pearlettes Duchess Of Earl
3-10 Shephards Tragic
3-11 Jerry Butler Make It Easy On Yourself
3-12 Jimmy Reed Oh John
3-13 Gene Chandler Rainbow
3-14 Betty Everett You're No Good
3-15 Joe Simon The Shoop Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)
3-16 The Rubies A Spanish Boy
3-17 Betty Everett I Can't Hear You
3-18 Joe Simon My Adorable One
3-19 Jerry Butler And Betty Everett Let It Be Me
3-20 Little Richard Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
3-21 Little Richard It Aint' What You Do
3-22 The Dells Stay In The Corner
3-23 Fred Hughes Oo Wee Baby, I Love You
3-24 Little Richard I Don't Know What You Got
3-25 The Dells It's Not Unusual
A The Spaniels Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite
B The Spaniels You Don't Move Me

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This LP sized box set includes vol 1, 2 and 3 of Vee Jay's 40th Anniversary set; a 24 page booklet ("The Vee-Jay Story 1953-1993") describing the label's history and a 7" red vinyl re-issue of the Spaniel's first single "Goodnite, Sweetheart, Goodnite"

Recording date, catalog number:
1-1. May 5, 1953, Vee-Jay 101
1-2. 1953, Vee-Jay 100
1-3. September 23, 1953, Vee-Jay 107
1-4. December 20, 1953, Vee-Jay 119
1-5. June 30, 1954, Vee-Jay 115
1-6. September 8, 1954, Vee-Jay 118
1-7. October 28, 1954, Vee-Jay 129
1-8. 1955, Vee-Jay 147
1-9. September 4, 1955, Vee-Jay 155
1-10. November 21, 1955, Vee-Jay 165
1-11. November 3, 1955, Vee-Jay 173
1-12. November 22, 1955, Vee-Jay 219
1-13. December 5, 1955, Vee-Jay 168
1-14. December 5, 1955, Vee-Jay 185
1-15. January 20, 1956, Vee-Jay 183
1-16. March 27, 1956, Vee-Jay 205
1-17. May 21, 1956, Vee-Jay 204
1-18. May 22, 1956, Vee-Jay 211
1-19. September 7, 1956, Vee-Jay 214
1-20. October 23, 1956, Vee-Jay 228
1-21. November 5, 1956, Vee-Jay unissued alternate take
1-22. August 2, 1957, Vee-Jay 252
1-23. September 13, 1957, Vee-Jay 243
1-24. October 26, 1957, Vee-Jay 247
1-25. December 12, 1957, Vee-Jay 253
2-1. 1957, Vee-Jay 249
2-2. July 23, 1957, Vee-Jay 256
2-3. 1957, Vee-Jay 259
2-4. September 17, 1957, Vee-Jay 260
2-5. February 6, 1958, Vee-Jay 273
2-6. February 27, 1958, Vee-Jay 290
2-7. 1958, Vee-Jay 280, Falcon/Abner 1013
2-8. July 1, 1958, Abner 1019
2-9. July 8, 1958, unissued in the U.S.
2-10. July 22, 1958, Vee-Jay 295
2-11. July 30, 1958, Abner 1018
2-12. January 16, 1959, Vee-Jay LP 1020
2-13. January 22, 1959, Vee-Jay 319
2-14. 1959, Vee-Jay 314
2-15. March 26, 1959, Abner 1026
2-16. March 26, 1959, Abner 1029
2-17. April 21, 1959, Vee-Jay 316
2-18. 1959, Vee-Jay 333
2-19. August 18, 1959, Vee-Jay 343
2-20. 1959, Vee-Jay 332
2-21. August 25, 1959, Vee-Jay 380
2-22. date unknown, Vee-Jay 352
2-23. 1960, Vee-Jay 354
2-24. September 21, 1960, Vee-Jay 366
2-25. November 9, 1960, Vee-Jay 372
3-1. 1961, Vee-Jay 378
3-2. December 24, 1958, Vee-Jay 306
3-3. March 22, 1961, Vee-Jay 383
3-4. 1961, Vee-Jay 386
3-5. July 12, 1961, Vee-Jay 398
3-6. 1961, Vee-Jay 405
3-7. August 30, 1961, Vee-Jay 416
3-8. October 26, 1961, Vee-Jay 438
3-9. February 15, 1962, Vee-Jay 435
3-10. 1962, Vee-Jay 441
3-11. May 12, 1962, Vee-Jay 451
3-12. June 13, 1962, Vee-Jay 473
3-13. June 6, 1963, Vee-Jay 468
3-14. June 13, 1963, Vee-Jay 566
3-15. November 26, 1963, Vee-Jay 585
3-16. 1964, Vee-Jay 596
3-17. May 13, 1964, Vee-Jay 599
3-18. 1964, Vee-Jay 609
3-19. June 1964, Vee-Jay 613
3-20. December 15, 1964, Vee-Jay 612
3-21. December 15, 1964, unissued in the U.S.
3-22. February 19, 1965, Vee-Jay 674
3-23. 1965, Vee-Jay 684
3-24. May 13, 1965, Vee-Jay 698
3-25. date unknown, Vee-Jay 674
A. September 23, 1953, Vee-Jay 107
B. September 23, 1953, Vee-Jay 107

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NVS2-3400, RHM2 7706 Various The Vee-Jay Story -- Celebrating 40 Years Of Classic Hits, 1953-1993(3xCD, Comp, Mono, Ltd, Num + 7", Mono, Ltd, Cle + ) Vee Jay Records, Rhino Handmade NVS2-3400, RHM2 7706 US 1993 Sell This Version

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