Walter Davis

Walter Davis

African-American blues pianist and vocalist who recorded prolifically from the late-1920s until the 1950s.
Not to be confused with jazz pianist Walter Davis Jr.

b. 1 March, 1912 (Grenada, MS, USA)
d. 22 October, 1963 (St. Louis, MO, USA)

Walter Davis Discography

Singles & EPs

B-6125 Walter Davis / Pine Top* Walter Davis / Pine Top* - Santa Claus / Every Day I Have The Blues(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-6125 US 1935 Sell This Version
B-6498 Tampa Red / Walter Davis Tampa Red / Walter Davis - She Don't Know My Mind-Part 2 / Think You Need A Shot(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-6498 US 1936 Sell This Version
B-8343 Walter Davis Just Another Day / Froggy Bottom(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8343 US 1939 Sell This Version
B-8227 Walter Davis New Orleans(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8227 US 1939 Sell This Version
B-8534 Walter Davis If It Hadn't Been For You / The Way I Love You(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8534 US 1940 Sell This Version
B-8802 Walter Davis I Just Can't Remember / All My Money Gone(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8802 US 1941 Sell This Version
E2-VB-6866 Walter Davis So Long Baby(10", Single, Promo) RCA Victor E2-VB-6866 US 1952 Sell This Version
RCX 7169 Walter Davis RCA Victor Race Series Vol. 3(7", EP) RCA Victor RCX 7169 UK 1965 Sell This Version
20-2156 Walter Davis My Friends Don't Know Me / When You Need My Help(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-2156 US Unknown Sell This Version
B-8998 Walter Davis Hello Baby / I Feel All Right(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-8998 US Unknown Sell This Version
20-1999 Walter Davis Please Remember Me(Shellac, 10") RCA Victor 20-1999 US Unknown Sell This Version


Walter Davis Think You Need A Shot (Comp) RCA International France 1970 Sell This Version
Cripple Clarence Lofton & Walter Davis Cripple Clarence Lofton & Walter Davis - Cripple Clarence Lofton & Walter Davis (Comp) Yazoo US 1970 Sell This Version
FXM1 7330 Walter Davis Walter Davis(LP, Comp, Mono) RCA FXM1 7330 France 1976 Sell This Version
KK 7441 Walter Davis The Bullet Sides...1949 - 1952(LP, Comp) Krazy Kat KK 7441 UK 1986 Sell This Version
OT-1213 Walter Davis 1930-1933(LP, Comp, Mono) Old Tramp OT-1213 Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
BD-2084 Walter Davis Vol. 1 (1935-1941)(LP, Comp) Rst Records BD-2084 Austria 1990 Sell This Version
DOCD-5281 Walter Davis Complete Recorded Works 1933-1952 In Chronological Order: Volume 1 (2 August 1933 To 28 July 1935)(CD, Comp, RM) Document Records (2) DOCD-5281 Austria 1994 Sell This Version
DOCD-5286 Walter Davis Complete Recorded Works 1933-1952 In Chronological Order: Volume 6 (12 July 1940 To 12 February 1946)(CD, Comp, RM) Document Records (2) DOCD-5286 Austria 1994 Sell This Version
159492 Walter Davis Please Remember Me 1930-1947(CD, Comp) Blues Collection 159492 France 1999 Sell This Version
CBL 200016 Walter Davis The Essential(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Classic Blues CBL 200016 US 2001 Sell This Version
FABCD 204 Walter Davis Don't You Want To Go?(CD, Comp) Acrobat FABCD 204 UK 2003 Sell This Version
BT 2004 Walter Davis Let Me In Your Saddle (1930-1941)(LP, Comp) Swingtime BT 2004 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
B.O.B.-5 Walter Davis (1937-1941)(LP, Comp) Wolf Records (2), Best Of Blues B.O.B.-5 Austria Unknown Sell This Version


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July 12, 2013
The photo upside is not Walter Davis but jazz pianist Walter Davis Jr who is not related with the piano player/blues singer. According to recent sources, Walter Davis was probably born on march 1st 1909 or even 1901.