Eddie Jefferson

Eddie Jefferson

Real Name:
Eddie Jefferson
Profile:
Eddie Jefferson (3 August 1918 - 9 May 1979) was a celebrated jazz vocalist and lyricist. He is credited with having invented 'vocalese', a musical style in which lyrics are set to an instrumental composition or solo.
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Eddie Jefferson Discography

Albums

RLP 9411 Eddie Jefferson Letter From Home (Album) Riverside Records RLP 9411 US 1962 Sell This Version
PR 7619 Eddie Jefferson Body And Soul (Album) Prestige PR 7619 US 1968 Sell This Version
PR 7698 Eddie Jefferson Come Along With Me (Album) Prestige PR 7698 US 1969 Sell This Version
PR 7828 Eddie Jefferson, Joe Carroll & Annie Ross Eddie Jefferson, Joe Carroll & Annie Ross - The Bebop Singers Prestige PR 7828 US 1970 Sell This Version
MR 5043 Eddie Jefferson Things Are Getting Better Muse Records MR 5043 US 1974 Sell This Version
IC 1016 Eddie Jefferson The Jazz Singer (Album, Comp) Inner City Records IC 1016 US 1976 Sell This Version
MR 5063 Eddie Jefferson Still On The Planet (Album) Muse Records MR 5063 US 1976 Sell This Version
IC 1033, 1033 Eddie Jefferson The Main Man(LP, Album) Inner City Records, Inner City Records IC 1033, 1033 US 1977 Sell This Version
MR 5127 Eddie Jefferson The Live-Liest (Album) Muse Records MR 5127 US 1979 Sell This Version
K22P-6014 Richie Cole With Eddie Jefferson Richie Cole With Eddie Jefferson - Hollywood Madness (Album) Muse Records K22P-6014 Japan 1980 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

855 Eddie Jefferson With James Moody And His Orch.* Eddie Jefferson With James Moody And His Orch.* - Billie's Bounce / I'm In The Mood For Love(7", Single) Checker 855 US 1957 Sell This Version
45-709 Eddie Jefferson Psychedelic Sally Prestige 45-709 US 1968 Sell This Version
M 45002 Eddie Jefferson Things Are Getting Better / Freedom Jazz Dance (Single) Muse Records M 45002 US 1974 Sell This Version
JM.028 Mark Murphy / Eddie Jefferson Mark Murphy / Eddie Jefferson - Why Don't You Do Right / Psychedelic Sally(7") Jazzman JM.028 UK 2004 Sell This Version
45-606 Eddie Jefferson Body And Soul(7") Triumph Records (7) 45-606 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

P-24095 Eddie Jefferson There I Go Again(2xLP, Comp, RE) Prestige P-24095 US 1980 Sell This Version
32123 Eddie Jefferson Vocal Ease (Comp) 32 Jazz 32123 US 1999 Sell This Version

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oldhippierick

oldhippierick

September 20, 2014
Eddie Jefferson - Hipper Then Thou; Radio Nights 1999
Recorded: Between, January 19th 1959 and January 15th 1961
Label: Le Chant Du Monde CDM/Harmonia Mundi [LDJ 274946] CD 1999

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