Big Joe Turner

Big Joe Turner

Real Name:
Joseph Vernon Turner Jr.
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Big Joe Turner (May 18, 1911, Kansas City, MO, USA - November 24, 1985, Inglewood, CA, USA) was an American blues shouter.

Turner often collaborated with pianist Pete Johnson. In addition he worked with the pianists Art Tatum and Sammy Price and with various small jazz ensembles. He also appeared with Count Basie Orchestra.

Turner's most known recordings include: "Roll 'Em Pete", "Cherry Red", "Wee Baby Blues", "Chains of Love", "Honey Hush", "Flip, Flop and Fly" and "Midnight Special".

He was married to Lou Willie Turner.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1987 (Performer).
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Big Joe Turner Discography

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Joe Turner* And Pete Johnson Joe Turner* And Pete Johnson - Joe Turner And Pete Johnson Emarcy US 1955 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* The Boss Of The Blues Sings Kansas City Jazz (Album) Atlantic US 1956 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* Rock & Roll (Album) Atlantic US 1957 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* Rockin' The Blues (Album) Atlantic UK 1958 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* And The Blues'll Make You Happy Too (Album) Savoy Records US 1958 Sell This Version
MG 14016 Joe Turner* Careless Love(LP, Album) Savoy Records MG 14016 US 1958 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* Big Joe Is Here (Album) Atlantic UK 1959 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* Big Joe Rides Again (Album) Atlantic France 1960 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* With Pete Johnson's Orchestra Joe Turner* With Pete Johnson's Orchestra - Jumpin' The Blues (Album) Arhoolie Records US 1962 Sell This Version
Big Joe Turner & Jimmy Nelson Big Joe Turner & Jimmy Nelson - Joe Turner And Jimmy Nelson (Album) Crown Records (2) US 1963 Sell This Version
826 200 QY Buck Clayton, Big Joe Turner Buck Clayton, Big Joe Turner - Feel So Fine(LP, Album) Fontana 826 200 QY Netherlands 1965 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* Singing The Blues (Album) BluesWay, ABC Records US 1967 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* The Real Boss Of The Blues (Album) Flying Dutchman US 1969 Sell This Version
T-Bone Walker / Joe Turner* / Otis Spann T-Bone Walker / Joe Turner* / Otis Spann - Super Black Blues (Comp, Album) Flying Dutchman, BluesTime US 1969 Sell This Version
Big Joe Turner Turns On The Blues (Album) Kent US 1970 Sell This Version
Big Joe Turner Texas Style (Album) Black And Blue France 1971 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* Great Rhythm & Blues Oldies Volume 4 - Joe Turner (Comp) Blues Spectrum UK 1973 Sell This Version
1004 Big Joe Turner Boss Man Of The Blues(LP, Album) LMI Records 1004 US 1973 Sell This Version
Count Basie / Joe Turner* Count Basie / Joe Turner* - The Bosses (Album) Pablo Records UK 1974 Sell This Version
The Trumpet Kings Meet Joe Turner* The Trumpet Kings Meet Joe Turner* - The Trumpet Kings Meet Joe Turner (Album) Pablo Records, Pablo Records US 1975 Sell This Version
MAMC 918983 Big Joe Turner Every Day I Have The Blues(Cass, Album) Masters MAMC 918983 Germany 1975 Sell This Version
Joe Turner* In The Evening (Album) Pablo Records UK 1976 Sell This Version
2310 760 Joe Turner* With Milt Jackson / Roy Eldridge Joe Turner* With Milt Jackson / Roy Eldridge - Nobody In Mind(LP, Album) Pablo Records 2310 760 Europe 1976 Sell This Version
1234 Joe Turner* The Boss Of The Blues (LP, Album, RE) Atlantic 1234 Canada 1976 Sell This Version
2310 760 Joe Turner* With Milt Jackson / Roy Eldridge Joe Turner* With Milt Jackson / Roy Eldridge - Nobody In Mind(LP, Album) Pablo Records 2310 760 US 1976 Sell This Version