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

Eddie Jefferson Letter From Home (Album) Riverside Records US 1962 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson Body And Soul (Album) Prestige US 1968 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson Come Along With Me (Album) Prestige US 1969 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson, Joe Carroll & Annie Ross Eddie Jefferson, Joe Carroll & Annie Ross - The Bebop Singers Prestige US 1970 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson Things Are Getting Better (Album) Muse Records US 1974 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson The Jazz Singer (Comp, Album) Inner City Records US 1976 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson Still On The Planet (Album) Muse Records 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
Eddie Jefferson The Live-Liest (Album) Muse Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Richie Cole With Eddie Jefferson Richie Cole With Eddie Jefferson - Hollywood Madness (Album) Muse Records Japan 1980 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

858 Eddie Jefferson Stop Talkin' Start Walkin' / Strictly Instrumental(Shellac, 10") Prestige Records Inc. 858 US 1953 Sell This Version
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
Eddie Jefferson Psychedelic Sally Prestige US 1968 Sell This Version
Eddie Jefferson Things Are Getting Better / Freedom Jazz Dance (Single) Muse Records 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
Eddie Jefferson Vocal Ease (Comp) 32 Jazz 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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