Johnny Otis

Real Name:
Ιωάννης Αλέξανδρος Βελιώτης (Ioannis Alexandrοs Veliotιs)
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b. December 28, 1921 Vallejo, California, USA.
d. January 17, 2012 Alta Dena, California, USA.

Band leader, musician, talent scout, political activist, author and artist, Johnny Otis founded the Ultra Records label in 1956 along with Frank Gallo, Eddie Mesner and Leo Mesner. When it was discovered that another label by that name already existed they changed the name of the label to Dig Records.

In 1960 Johnny founded the Eldo Records label.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 (Non-Performer).
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Albums

LP-104 Rock 'N Roll Hit Parade Volume 1 — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Rock 'N Roll Hit Parade Volume 1 (Album, Comp) Dig Records LP-104 US 1957 Sell This Version
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KST-549 Stone Down Blues — Johnny Otis Guitar Slim Green* With Johnny* And Shuggie Otis Guitar Slim Green* With Johnny* And Shuggie Otis - Stone Down Blues (Album) Kent KST-549 US 1970 Sell This Version
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BLD 1002 Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 3 - Johnny Otis — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 3 - Johnny Otis (Album) Blues Spectrum BLD 1002 UK 1973 Sell This Version
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BS 108 Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 8 - Johnny Otis — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 8 - Johnny Otis Blues Spectrum BS 108 US 1977 Sell This Version
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BS 113 Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 13 - Johnny Otis — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 13 - Johnny Otis(LP) Blues Spectrum BS 113 US 1977 Sell This Version
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SNTF 878 The New Johnny Otis Show — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis The New Johnny Otis Show (Album) Sonet SNTF 878 UK 1981 Sell This Version
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BRP 2023 Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies(LP, Album, RE) Frog Records (5) BRP 2023 Italy 1982 Sell This Version
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HS-1001 Johnny Otis! Johnny Otis!: The 1984 Johnny Otis Show — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Johnny Otis! Johnny Otis!: The 1984 Johnny Otis Show(LP, Album) Hawk Sound Records HS-1001 US 1984 Sell This Version
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KLP 8001 Otisology — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Show* Otisology (Album, Comp) Kent KLP 8001 US 1986 Sell This Version
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SJL 1188 The Roots Of Rock 'N Roll: The Complete Savoy Recordings — Johnny Otis The Robins, Johnny Otis The Robins, Johnny Otis - The Roots Of Rock 'N Roll: The Complete Savoy Recordings (Comp, Album) Savoy Jazz SJL 1188 US 1987 Sell This Version
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FATCD 272 Great Rhythm & Blues — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis, Delmar "Mighty Mouth" Evans Johnny Otis, Delmar "Mighty Mouth" Evans - Great Rhythm & Blues(CD, Album) Fat Boy Records (2) FATCD 272 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
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JT101 R & B Dance Party! — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis R & B Dance Party!(CD, Album) J & T Records (2) JT101 US 1997 Sell This Version
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JT102 Blues And Swing Party Volume One — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Blues And Swing Party Volume One(CD, Album) J & T Records (2) JT102 US 1998 Sell This Version
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4 C 052-80676 Kings Of Rock 'n Roll — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Kings Of Rock 'n Roll(LP) EMI 4 C 052-80676 Belgium Unknown Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

156 Oh Ho Doodle Lu / Lead Us On — Johnny Otis "Mr. Goggle Eyes" August*, J. Otis Band* "Mr. Goggle Eyes" August*, J. Otis Band* - Oh Ho Doodle Lu / Lead Us On(7", Mono) Duke 156 US 1956 Sell This Version
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F4060 Crazy Country Hop / Willie Did The Cha Cha — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis, The Johnny Otis Show Johnny Otis, The Johnny Otis Show - Crazy Country Hop / Willie Did The Cha Cha (Single) Capitol Records F4060 US 1958 Sell This Version
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EAP 1-1134 The Johnny Otis Show — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis The Johnny Otis Show (EP) Capitol Records EAP 1-1134 UK 1959 Sell This Version
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106 The New Bo Diddley / The Jelly Roll — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis The New Bo Diddley / The Jelly Roll(7") Eldo Records 106 US 1960 Sell This Version
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45-5581 Baby, I Got News For You — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Baby, I Got News For You King Records (3) 45-5581 US 1961 Sell This Version
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45-5690 Early In The Morning Blues / The Hey, Hey, Hey Song — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Early In The Morning Blues / The Hey, Hey, Hey Song King Records (3) 45-5690 US 1962 Sell This Version
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45-5634 Queen Of The Twist — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Queen Of The Twist King Records (3) 45-5634 US 1962 Sell This Version
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45-5707 Somebody Call The Station / Yes — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Somebody Call The Station / Yes (Single) King Records (3) 45-5707 US 1963 Sell This Version
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45-5790 Bye, Bye, Baby (I'm Leaving You) / The Hash — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Bye, Bye, Baby (I'm Leaving You) / The Hash (Single) King Records (3) 45-5790 US 1963 Sell This Version
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45-5606 She's All Right — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis She's All Right (Single) King Records (3) 45-5606 US 1963 Sell This Version
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VE-P 170162 Johnny Otis — Johnny Otis Johnny Otis Johnny Otis(7", EP) Vocalion (3) VE-P 170162 UK 1965 Sell This Version