Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five

Real Name:
Louis Armstrong, Kid Ory, Johnny Dodds, Lil Hardin-Armstrong, Johnny St. Cyr
Profile:
Armstrong's first studio band (1925-1927)

Louis Armstrong (vocals, trumpet, cornet)
Kid Ory (trombone)
Johnny Dodds (clarinet)
Lil Hardin-Armstrong (piano)
Johnny St. Cyr (banjo)

The name was also used for a series of recording sessions in late June/early July 1928 with a wholly different band, later renamed Louis Armstrong And His Savoy Ballroom Five and Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra, consisting of
Louis Armstrong (Vocals, Trumpet)
Fred Robinson (Trombone)
Jimmy Strong (Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone)
Earl Hines (Piano)
Mancy Carr (Banjo)
Zutty Singleton (Drums)
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Albums

OS 1017 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five With Earl Hines (1928) album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five With Earl Hines (1928) (Comp) Odeon OS 1017 France 1952 Sell This Version
OS 1012 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five And Seven (Epoque 1927) album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five And Seven* Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five And Seven* - Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five And Seven (Epoque 1927) (Comp) Odeon OS 1012 France 1953 Sell This Version
FP 1053, 33 FP 1053 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Rendezvous At The Sunset Cafe album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Rendezvous At The Sunset Cafe (Comp) Columbia FP 1053, 33 FP 1053 France 1955 Sell This Version
5004 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - King Louis Armstrong And His Hot 5 And 7 - Volume One album art King Louis Armstrong And His Hot 5* And King Louis Armstrong And His Hot 7* King Louis Armstrong And His Hot 5* And King Louis Armstrong And His Hot 7* - King Louis Armstrong And His Hot 5 And 7 - Volume One(10", Mono) Jolly Roger (2) 5004 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

8261 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Gut Bucket Blues / Yes! I'm In The Barrel album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Gut Bucket Blues / Yes! I'm In The Barrel OKeh 8261 US 1925 Sell This Version
8318 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Georgia Grind / Come Back Sweet Papa album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Georgia Grind / Come Back Sweet Papa Okeh 8318 US 1926 Sell This Version
8343 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Don't Forget To Mess Around / I'm Gonna Gitcha album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Don't Forget To Mess Around / I'm Gonna Gitcha(Shellac, 10") Okeh 8343 US 1926 Sell This Version
8320 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Cornet Shop Suey/ My Heart  album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Cornet Shop Suey/ My Heart Okeh 8320 US 1926 Sell This Version
8299 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - You’re Next / Oriental Strut album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* You’re Next / Oriental Strut Okeh 8299 US 1926 Sell This Version
8300 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Heebie Jeebies / Muskrat Ramble album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Heebie Jeebies / Muskrat Ramble OKeh 8300 US 1926 Sell This Version
8357 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Dropping Shucks / Who'sit album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Dropping Shucks / Who'sit Okeh 8357 US 1926 Sell This Version
8503 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Potato Head Blues / Put 'Em Down Blues album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Seven* / Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Louis Armstrong And His Hot Seven* / Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* - Potato Head Blues / Put 'Em Down Blues Okeh 8503 US 1927 Sell This Version
8423 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Big Butter And Egg Man From The West / Sunset Cafe Stomp album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Big Butter And Egg Man From The West / Sunset Cafe Stomp Okeh 8423 US 1927 Sell This Version
8519 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Weary Blues / That's When I'll Come Back To You album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five / Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seven Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five / Louis Armstrong & His Hot Seven - Weary Blues / That's When I'll Come Back To You Okeh 8519 US 1927 Sell This Version
8535 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Hotter Than That / Savoy Blues album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Hotter Than That / Savoy Blues Okeh 8535 US 1928 Sell This Version
41078 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Fireworks / West End Blues album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Fireworks / West End Blues Okeh 41078 US 1928 Sell This Version
8631 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Skip The Gutter / Knee Drops album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Skip The Gutter / Knee Drops Okeh 8631 US 1928 Sell This Version
8566 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Struttin' With Some Barbecue / Once In A While album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Struttin' With Some Barbecue / Once In A While(Shellac, 10") Okeh 8566 US 1928 Sell This Version
8609 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Sugar Foot Strut / A Monday Date album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Sugar Foot Strut / A Monday Date(Shellac, 10") Okeh 8609 US 1928 Sell This Version
O-28 323 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - West End Blues / Skip The Gutter album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* West End Blues / Skip The Gutter(Shellac, 10") Odeon O-28 323 Germany 1928 Sell This Version
8641 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Two Deuces / Squeeze Me album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* Two Deuces / Squeeze Me Okeh 8641 US 1929 Sell This Version
R 448 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Freeze An' Melt / West End Blues album art Eddie Lang's Orchestra / Louis Armstrong's Hot Five* Eddie Lang's Orchestra / Louis Armstrong's Hot Five* - Freeze An' Melt / West End Blues Parlophone R 448 UK 1929 Sell This Version
A 2964 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - West End Blues / That's A Plenty album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* / Miff Mole And His Molers* Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* / Miff Mole And His Molers* - West End Blues / That's A Plenty Parlophone A 2964 Australia 1930 Sell This Version
A 2989 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Skip The Gutter / 57 Varieties album art Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* / Earl Hines Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five* / Earl Hines - Skip The Gutter / 57 Varieties Parlophone A 2989 Australia 1930 Sell This Version
8551 Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five - Got No Blues / I'm Not Rough album art Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Got No Blues / I'm Not Rough OKeh 8551 1931 Sell This Version