Shirley Ellis

Real Name:
Shirley Marie Elliston
Profile:
Soul singer - songwriter

Shirley Marie O'Garra (stage name Shirley Ellis, married name Shirley Elliston; January 19, 1929 – October 5, 2005) was an American soul music singer and songwriter.She is best known for her novelty hits "The Nitty Gritty" (1963, US no. 8), "The Name Game" (1964, US no. 3) and "The Clapping Song" (1965, US no. 8 and UK no. 6). "The Clapping Song" sold over 1 million copies and was awarded a gold disc. All her solo hits were written by her and her manager, record producer, and songwriting partner Lincoln Chase.She retired from the record business in 1968.
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Albums

CGL-3002 Shirley Ellis - In Action album art Shirley Ellis In Action (Album) Congress CGL-3002 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
CGL-3003 Shirley Ellis - The Name Game album art Shirley Ellis (The Nitty Gritty Girl)* The Name Game (Album) Congress CGL-3003 US 1965 Sell This Version
63044, SBPG 63044 Shirley Ellis - Sugar, Let's Shing-A-Ling / Soul Time With Shirley Ellis album art Shirley Ellis Sugar, Let's Shing-A-Ling / Soul Time With Shirley Ellis (Album) Columbia 63044, SBPG 63044 UK 1967 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

CG-202 Shirley Ellis - The Real Nitty Gritty / Give Me A List album art Shirley Ellis The Real Nitty Gritty / Give Me A List (Single) Congress CG-202 US 1963 Sell This Version
KEV. 13006 Shirley Ellis - (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is  album art Shirley Ellis (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is (7", EP) Kapp Records KEV. 13006 France 1963 Sell This Version
KV 504 Shirley Ellis - The Nitty Gritty / (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is album art Shirley Ellis The Nitty Gritty / (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is(7") Kapp Records KV 504 France 1963 Sell This Version
CG-210 Shirley Ellis - Takin' Care Of Business / Shy One album art Shirley Ellis Takin' Care Of Business / Shy One (Single) Congress CG-210 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
CG 221 Shirley Ellis - Such A Night / Bring It On Home To Me album art Shirley Ellis Such A Night / Bring It On Home To Me (Single) Congress CG 221 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
CG-230 Shirley Ellis - The Name Game album art Shirley Ellis The Name Game (Single) Congress CG-230 US 1964 Sell This Version
CG 208 Shirley Ellis - (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is  album art Shirley Ellis (That's) What The Nitty Gritty Is (Single) Congress CG 208 Canada 1964 Sell This Version
none Shirley Ellis - Whisper To Me Wind album art Shirley Ellis Whisper To Me Wind(Acetate, 7", S/Sided, Single) Emidisc (3) none UK 1964 Sell This Version
45.KV.504 Shirley Ellis - What The Nitty Gritty Is album art Shirley Ellis / Antonio Vivaldi Shirley Ellis / Antonio Vivaldi - What The Nitty Gritty Is(7", TP) Disques Vogue 45.KV.504 France 1964 Sell This Version
KV. 504 Shirley Ellis - Stardust album art Shirley Ellis Stardust(7", Single) Kapp Records KV. 504 France 1964 Sell This Version
KEV 13009, KEV. 13009 Shirley Ellis - Stardust album art Shirley Ellis With The Stan Green Orchestra Shirley Ellis With The Stan Green Orchestra - Stardust(7", EP) Kapp Records, Kapp Records KEV 13009, KEV. 13009 France 1964 Sell This Version
CG-251 Shirley Ellis - You Better Be Good, World album art Shirley Ellis You Better Be Good, World (Single) Congress CG-251 US 1965 Sell This Version
HLR 9961 Shirley Ellis - The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap) album art Shirley Ellis The Clapping Song (Clap Pat Clap Slap) (Single) Congress HLR 9961 UK 1965 Sell This Version
CG 246 Shirley Ellis - I Told You So / I Never Will Forget album art Shirley Ellis I Told You So / I Never Will Forget (Single) Congress CG 246 Canada 1965 Sell This Version
CG-238 Shirley Ellis - The Puzzle Song (A Puzzle In Song) / I See It, I Like It, I Want It album art Shirley Ellis The Puzzle Song (A Puzzle In Song) / I See It, I Like It, I Want It (Single) Congress CG-238 US 1965 Sell This Version
KEV. 13014 Shirley Ellis - The Name Game / Whisper To The Wind / Such A Night / Stagger Lee album art Shirley Ellis The Name Game / Whisper To The Wind / Such A Night / Stagger Lee(7", EP) Kapp Records KEV. 13014 France 1965 Sell This Version
372-XC Shirley Ellis - Whisper To Me Wind album art Shirley Ellis Whisper To Me Wind(7", EP) Vergara 372-XC Spain 1965 Sell This Version
KG 2010 Shirley Ellis - The Clapping Song / The Puzzle Song album art Shirley Ellis The Clapping Song / The Puzzle Song(7", Single) Kapp Records KG 2010 Greece 1965 Sell This Version
286-XC Shirley Ellis - The Name Game = Juego De Palabras album art Shirley Ellis The Name Game = Juego De Palabras(7", EP) Congress, Vergara 286-XC Spain 1965 Sell This Version
KEV 13018 Shirley Ellis - The Clapping Song album art Shirley Ellis The Clapping Song(7", EP) Kapp Records KEV 13018 France & Benelux 1965 Sell This Version
KJB-70 Shirley Ellis - The Name Game / The Nitty Gritty album art Shirley Ellis The Name Game / The Nitty Gritty (Single) Kapp Records KJB-70 US 1966 Sell This Version
BA-221379 Shirley Ellis - Soul Time album art Shirley Ellis Soul Time (Single) Columbia BA-221379 Australia 1966 Sell This Version

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December 13, 2010
Shirley Ellis released a single called Soul Time.
I don't know the details but it should be on her list of releases.

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