Vesta Tilley

Real Name:
Matilda Alice Powles
Profile:
English music hall performer who adopted, at age 11, the stage name Vesta Tilley and who became one of the most famous male impersonators of her era. She was a star in both Britain and the United States for over thirty years.
13 May 1864 – 16 September 1952
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Artist

Singles & EPs

561 Vesta Tilley - The Girls I Left Behind Me / Sidney's Holidays album art Miss Vesta Tilley* The Girls I Left Behind Me / Sidney's Holidays(Shellac, 10") Jumbo-Record 561 UK 1911 Sell This Version
1062 Vesta Tilley - Let's Make A Night Of It To-Night / Aunt Matilda album art Miss Vesta Tilley* Let's Make A Night Of It To-Night / Aunt Matilda(Shellac, 10") Jumbo-Record 1062 UK 1913 Sell This Version
F. 501 Vesta Tilley - The Maiden's Sea Trip / When A Fellow's In Love album art Miss Vesta Tilley* The Maiden's Sea Trip / When A Fellow's In Love(Shellac, 10") Coliseum Record F. 501 UK 1913 Sell This Version
A695 Vesta Tilley - Jolly Good Luck To The Girl Who Loves A Soldier / The Army Of Today's All Right album art Miss Vesta Tilley* Jolly Good Luck To The Girl Who Loves A Soldier / The Army Of Today's All Right(Shellac, 10") Jumbo-Record A695 UK 1915 Sell This Version
G. 7195 Vesta Tilley - There's A Good Time Coming For The Ladies / What A Nut album art Vesta Tilley There's A Good Time Coming For The Ladies / What A Nut(Shellac, 10") Regal G. 7195 UK 1915 Sell This Version
663 Vesta Tilley - Jolly Good Luck To The Girl Who Loves A Soldier / Mary Told The Story To The Soldier album art Miss Vesta Tilley* / Miss Ella Retford* Miss Vesta Tilley* / Miss Ella Retford* - Jolly Good Luck To The Girl Who Loves A Soldier / Mary Told The Story To The Soldier(Shellac, 10") Scala-Record (2) 663 UK 1915 Sell This Version
G 7079 Vesta Tilley - Jolly Good Luck To The Girl Who Loves A Soldier / The Army Of To-day's All Right album art Miss Vesta Tilley* Jolly Good Luck To The Girl Who Loves A Soldier / The Army Of To-day's All Right(Shellac, 10") Regal G 7079 UK 1915 Sell This Version
L 1153 Vesta Tilley - Where Are The Girls Of The Old Brigade / It's A Fine Time For A Soldier album art Vesta Tilley Where Are The Girls Of The Old Brigade / It's A Fine Time For A Soldier(Shellac, 12") Columbia L 1153 UK 1917 Sell This Version
L 1317 Vesta Tilley - I've A Bit Of A Blighty One / Sidney's In Civvies Again album art Vesta Tilley I've A Bit Of A Blighty One / Sidney's In Civvies Again(Shellac, 12") Columbia L 1317 UK 1919 Sell This Version

Compilations

005 Vesta Tilley - Tipping The Velvet album art Gwen Farrar, Norah Blaney, Ciceley Courtneidge, Hetty King, Douglas Byng, Vesta Tilley, Fred Barnes*, Ella Shields Gwen Farrar, Norah Blaney, Ciceley Courtneidge, Hetty King, Douglas Byng, Vesta Tilley, Fred Barnes*, Ella Shields - Tipping The Velvet(CD, Comp) CD41 005 UK 2002 Sell This Version
WINDYCDR19 Vesta Tilley - The Vesta Box album art Vesta Victoria And Vesta Tilley Vesta Victoria And Vesta Tilley - The Vesta Box(CDr, Comp, RM) Windyridge WINDYCDR19 UK 2003 Sell This Version
WINDYCDR70 Vesta Tilley - The London Idol album art Vesta Tilley The London Idol(CDr, Comp, RM) Windyridge WINDYCDR70 UK 2018 Sell This Version