Plas Johnson

Real Name:
Plas John Johnson Jr.
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Plas John Johnson (July 21, 1931, Donaldsonville, USA) is an American jazz saxophonist, probably most widely known as the soloist on Henry Mancini's "The Pink Panther Theme".

Plas and brother Ray Johnson formed the Johnson Brothers Combo, that played in and around New Orleans before 1951.

Johnson is the featured soloist of countless albums, including those of Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Nat King Cole, Barbra Streisand, Quincy Jones, Ray Charles, Ella Fitzgerald, Linda Ronstadt, Sarah Vaughan and was a regular session sideman during Capitol Records golden years.
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Plas Johnson Discography Tracks

Albums

Plas Johnson - Bop Me Daddy album art Plas Johnson Bop Me Daddy (Album) Tampa Records, Tampa Records, Tampa Records US 1956 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - This Must Be The Plas album art Plas Johnson This Must Be The Plas (Album) Capitol Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - Mood For The Blues album art Plas Johnson Mood For The Blues (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - After You've Gone album art Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Jake Hanna, Plas Johnson, George Duke Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Jake Hanna, Plas Johnson, George Duke - After You've Gone (Album) Concord Jazz US 1975 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - Positively album art Plas Johnson Positively (Album) Concord Jazz US 1976 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - Hot Tracks album art Herb Ellis-Ray Brown Sextet Featuring Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Jake Hanna, Plas Johnson, Mike Melvoin Herb Ellis-Ray Brown Sextet Featuring Harry "Sweets" Edison*, Jake Hanna, Plas Johnson, Mike Melvoin - Hot Tracks (Album) Concord Jazz Australia 1976 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - The Blues album art Plas Johnson The Blues (Album) Concord Jazz US 1976 Sell This Version
V.S.O.P. 54, Tampa 18 Plas Johnson - Drum Stuff album art Plas Johnson Drum Stuff(LP, Album, RE) V.S.O.P. Records, Tampa Records V.S.O.P. 54, Tampa 18 US 1987 Sell This Version
CM 102-CD Plas Johnson - Hot Blue And Saxy album art Plas Johnson Hot Blue And Saxy(CD) Carell Music CM 102-CD US 1992 Sell This Version
GMCD 78 Plas Johnson - On The Trail! album art Totti Bergh & Plas Johnson Totti Bergh & Plas Johnson - On The Trail!(CD, Album) Gemini Records (7) GMCD 78 Norway 1993 Sell This Version
none Plas Johnson - Christmas In Hollywood album art Plas Johnson Christmas In Hollywood(CD, Album) Carell Music none 2000 Sell This Version
MCD-9319-2 Plas Johnson - Keep That Groove Going! album art Plas Johnson / Red Holloway Plas Johnson / Red Holloway - Keep That Groove Going!(CD, Album) Milestone MCD-9319-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
XQCM-1308 Plas Johnson - All Blues album art Plas Johnson, Ernie Watts, L.A. R&B Project Plas Johnson, Ernie Watts, L.A. R&B Project - All Blues(CD, Album) Mojo Records (13) XQCM-1308 Japan 2008 Sell This Version
CM101 Plas Johnson - L.A. '55 album art Plas Johnson With The Grease Patrol Plas Johnson With The Grease Patrol - L.A. '55(LP) Carell Music CM101 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Plas Johnson - Come Rain Or Come Shine / The Big Twist album art Plas Johnson Come Rain Or Come Shine / The Big Twist (Single) Capitol Records US 1957 Sell This Version
1177x45 Plas Johnson - Blue Jean Shuffle album art Plas Johnson Blue Jean Shuffle(7") Ronnex Records 1177x45 Belgium 1957 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - Downstairs / The Loop album art Plas Johnson Downstairs / The Loop (Single) Capitol Records US 1959 Sell This Version
S4F-153 Plas Johnson - Too Close For Comfort album art Plas Johnson Too Close For Comfort(7", Single) Capitol Records S4F-153 Denmark 1959 Sell This Version
PRO 1304, PRO 1305 Plas Johnson - Selections From The Album This Must Be The Plas! album art Plas Johnson Selections From The Album This Must Be The Plas!(7", EP, Mono, Promo) Capitol Records, Capitol Records PRO 1304, PRO 1305 US 1959 Sell This Version
PRO 1770 Plas Johnson - Mood For The Blues / One Mint Julep album art Plas Johnson Mood For The Blues / One Mint Julep(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records PRO 1770 US 1961 Sell This Version
4436 Plas Johnson - Tanya / Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying album art Plas Johnson Tanya / Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying(7") Capitol Records 4436 US 1963 Sell This Version
TTSHAKE-110 Plas Johnson - Downstairs / Blue Jean Shuffle album art Plas Johnson Downstairs / Blue Jean Shuffle(7", Single) Sin Street TTSHAKE-110 UK 2013 Sell This Version
Plas Johnson - Robbins Nest Cha Cha / Plaz Jazz album art Plas Johnson Robbins Nest Cha Cha / Plaz Jazz (Single) Capitol Records US Unknown Sell This Version
111 Plas Johnson Thar He Blows(7") Yankee Doodle Records 111 US Unknown Sell This Version
501 Plas Johnson - Lift Off / Buck Dance album art Plas Johnson Lift Off / Buck Dance(7") A.F.O. 501 US Unknown Sell This Version

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