Richard Berry

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Richard Berry
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Born: April 11, 1935, Extension, Louisiana, USA
Died: January 23, 1997, Los Angeles, California, USA

American R'n'B and vocal group singer, songwriter and musician. Recorded most actively in the 1950s and 1960s. He performed and recorded with many of the doo-wop bands based out of Fremont High School. Most notably he wrote and recorded the original 'Louie, Louie,' later performed by The Kingsmen. Once the subject of an annual marathon by California college radio station KFJC, it is the second the most-covered song in in the history of rock music.

Married to Dorothy Berry.
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Albums

Richard Berry - Richard Berry And The Dreamers album art Richard Berry And The Dreamers (4) Richard Berry And The Dreamers (4) - Richard Berry And The Dreamers (Album) Crown Records (2) US 1963 Sell This Version
BS 112, BS112 Richard Berry - Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 12 album art Richard Berry Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 12(LP, Album) Blues Spectrum, Blues Spectrum BS 112, BS112 US 1977 Sell This Version
Richard Berry -  Wild Berry! - Live From H.D. Hover Century Restaurant  album art Richard Berry & Soul Serchers Richard Berry & Soul Serchers - Wild Berry! - Live From H.D. Hover Century Restaurant (Album) Pam Records US Unknown Sell This Version
PR 1501-S Richard Berry & Soul Searchers* Richard Berry & Soul Searchers* - Casino Club Presents Richard Berry Combo - Live Session(LP, Album) Casino Records (26) PR 1501-S US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Richard Berry - Daddy, Daddy album art Richard Berry & The Dreamers (4) Richard Berry & The Dreamers (4) - Daddy, Daddy (Single) Flair Records (5) US 1954 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - What You Do To Me / The Big Break album art Richard Berry What You Do To Me / The Big Break (Single) Flair Records (5) US 1954 Sell This Version
1052 Richard Berry - Bye, Bye / At Last album art The Dreamers (4) Featuring Richard Berry The Dreamers (4) Featuring Richard Berry - Bye, Bye / At Last(Shellac, 10") Flair Records (5) 1052 US 1954 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Together / Jelly Roll album art Richard Berry And The Dreamers (4) Richard Berry And The Dreamers (4) - Together / Jelly Roll Flair Records (5) US 1955 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Next Time / Crazy Lover album art Richard Berry Next Time / Crazy Lover (Single) Flair Records (5) US 1955 Sell This Version
1068 Richard Berry - God Gave Me You / Don't Cha' Go album art Richard Berry God Gave Me You / Don't Cha' Go(Shellac, 10") Flair Records (5) 1068 US 1955 Sell This Version
45x448 Richard Berry - Rockin' Man album art Richard Berry Rockin' Man(7", Single) RPM Records (5) 45x448 US 1955 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Take The Key / No Kissin' And A Huggin' album art Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) - Take The Key / No Kissin' And A Huggin' (Single) Flip Records, Inc. US 1956 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Yama Yama Pretty Mama / Angel Of My Life album art Richard Berry Yama Yama Pretty Mama / Angel Of My Life (Single) RPM Records (5) US 1956 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Wait For Me / Good Love album art Richard Berry Wait For Me / Good Love (Single) RPM Records (5) US 1956 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Pretty Brown Eyes / I Am Bewildered album art Richard Berry Pretty Brown Eyes / I Am Bewildered (Single) RPM Records (5) US 1956 Sell This Version
Richard Berry / Long Tall Marvin Richard Berry / Long Tall Marvin - Yama Yama Pretty Mama / Have Mercy Miss Percy Moonglow (2) Belgium 1956 Sell This Version
45-106 Richard Berry - Baby Please Come Home album art Ricky* Baby Please Come Home(7") Empire Records (22) 45-106 US 1956 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Rock, Rock, Rock / Sweet Sugar You album art Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) - Rock, Rock, Rock / Sweet Sugar You (Single) Flip Records, Inc. US 1957 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Louie Louie / Rock Rock Rock album art Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) - Louie Louie / Rock Rock Rock (Single) Flip Records, Inc. US 1957 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Louie Louie / You Are My Sunshine album art Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) - Louie Louie / You Are My Sunshine Flip Records, Inc. US 1957 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Heaven On Wheels / The Mess Around album art Richard Berry and The Lockettes Richard Berry and The Lockettes - Heaven On Wheels / The Mess Around (Single) Flip Records, Inc. US 1958 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - You're The Girl / You Look So Good album art Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) - You're The Girl / You Look So Good (Single) Flip Records, Inc. US 1958 Sell This Version
45-339 Richard Berry - Besame Mucho / Do I Do I album art Richard Berry Besame Mucho / Do I Do I(7", Single) Flip Records, Inc. 45-339 US 1958 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Walk Right In / It's All Right album art Richard Berry Walk Right In / It's All Right Warner Bros. Records US 1960 Sell This Version
Richard Berry - Have Love Will Travel / No Room album art Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) Richard Berry And The Pharaohs (3) - Have Love Will Travel / No Room Flip Records, Inc. US 1960 Sell This Version