Plas Johnson

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

Plas and brother Ray Johnson formed the 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. Also brother of Gwen Johnson.
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Albums

HB-U1078 Plas Johnson — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Plas Johnson (Album) Tampa Records, Tampa Records HB-U1078 UK 1956 Sell This Version
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ST-1281 This Must Be The Plas — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson This Must Be The Plas (Album) Capitol Records ST-1281 US 1959 Sell This Version
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ST-1503 Mood For The Blues — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Mood For The Blues (Album) Capitol Records, Capitol Records ST-1503 US 1961 Sell This Version
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CJ-6 After You've Gone — Plas Johnson 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 CJ-6 US 1975 Sell This Version
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ICJ-80173 Hot Tracks — Plas Johnson Herb Ellis-Ray Brown Sextet Featuring Harry Edison, Jake Hanna, Plas Johnson And Mike Melvoin Herb Ellis-Ray Brown Sextet Featuring Harry Edison, Jake Hanna, Plas Johnson And Mike Melvoin - Hot Tracks (Album) Concord Jazz ICJ-80173 Japan 1976 Sell This Version
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CJ-15 The Blues — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson The Blues (Album) Concord Jazz CJ-15 US 1976 Sell This Version
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CJ 24 Positively — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Positively (Album) Concord Jazz CJ 24 US 1976 Sell This Version
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CM101 L.A. '55 — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson With The Grease Patrol Plas Johnson With The Grease Patrol - L.A. '55(LP, Album) Carell Music CM101 US 1983 Sell This Version
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V.S.O.P. 54, Tampa 18 Drum Stuff — Plas Johnson 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
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CM 102-CD Hot, Blue And Saxy — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Hot, Blue And Saxy(CD) Carell Music CM 102-CD US 1992 Sell This Version
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GMCD 78 On The Trail! — Plas Johnson Totti Bergh & Plas Johnson Totti Bergh & Plas Johnson - On The Trail!(CD, Album) Gemini Records (7) GMCD 78 Norway 1993 Sell This Version
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BMCD 3060 The Warm Sound Of Plas Johnson Tenor Sax Volume One Plas Johnson The Warm Sound Of Plas Johnson Tenor Sax Volume One "Midnight Blues"(CD, Album, RM) Blue Moon (4) BMCD 3060 Spain 1996 Sell This Version
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CM103-CD Evening Delight — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Evening Delight(CD, Album) Carell Music CM103-CD US 1999 Sell This Version
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CM104-CD Christmas In Hollywood — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Christmas In Hollywood(CD, Album) Carell Music CM104-CD US 2000 Sell This Version
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MCD-9319-2 Keep That Groove Going! — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson / Red Holloway Plas Johnson / Red Holloway - Keep That Groove Going! (Album) Milestone (4) MCD-9319-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
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XQCM-1308 All Blues — Plas Johnson 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
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Singles & EPs

F 3773 Come Rain Or Come Shine — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Come Rain Or Come Shine(7") Capitol Records F 3773 Switzerland 1957 Sell This Version
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F4111 Robbins Nest Cha Cha / Plaz Jazz — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Robbins Nest Cha Cha / Plaz Jazz (Single) Capitol Records F4111 US 1958 Sell This Version
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S4F-153 Too Close For Comfort — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Too Close For Comfort(7", Single) Capitol Records S4F-153 Denmark 1959 Sell This Version
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EAP 4-1281 This Must Be The Plas! — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson This Must Be The Plas!(7", EP) Capitol Records EAP 4-1281 France 1959 Sell This Version
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PRO 1304, PRO 1305 Selections From The Album This Must Be The Plas! — Plas Johnson 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
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PRO 1770 Mood For The Blues / One Mint Julep — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Mood For The Blues / One Mint Julep(7", Single, Promo) Capitol Records PRO 1770 US 1961 Sell This Version
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111 The Music From The House Next Door/Thar He Blows — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson The Music From The House Next Door/Thar He Blows (Single) Yankee Doodle Records 111 US 1962 Sell This Version
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4436 Tanya / Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Tanya / Don't Let The Sun Catch You Crying(7") Capitol Records 4436 US 1963 Sell This Version
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501 Lift Off / Buck Dance — Plas Johnson Plas Johnson Lift Off / Buck Dance(7") A.F.O. 501 US 1974 Sell This Version