Dave Bartholomew

Dave Bartholomew

Real Name:
Dave Bartholomew
New Orleans-based bandleader, trumpeter, composer, producer and arranger, born December 24, 1920 in Edgard, Louisiana, USA.

He led his own band in 1946 and recorded his first session in 1949. Since then, he has over 4000 songs in his catalog. He's behind the discovery of Fats Domino. In the 1950s, he was employed by Imperial.

Inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1998.
Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1991 (Non-Performer).
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Dave Bartholomew Discography


Dave Bartholomew New Orleans House Party Imperial US 1961 Sell This Version
Dave Bartholomew Fats Domino Presents Dave Bartholomew And His Great Big Band Imperial US 1961 Sell This Version
BR-1201 Dave Bartholomew's New Orleans Jazz Band* Dave Bartholomew's New Orleans Jazz Band(LP) Broadmoor (2) BR-1201 US 1981 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Dave Bartholomew Who Drank The Beer While I Was In The Rear (Single) Imperial US 1952 Sell This Version
X5350 Dave Bartholomew Every Night, Every Day / Four Winds(7", Single, Promo) Imperial X5350 US 1955 Sell This Version
Dave Bartholomew The Monkey / The Shufflin' Fox (Single) Imperial 1957 Sell This Version
Dave Bartholomew Cinderella / Hard Times (Single) Imperial US 1957 Sell This Version
X5702 Dave Bartholomew I Cried / Somebody New(7", Promo) Imperial X5702 US 1961 Sell This Version
# 101 Dave Bartholomew Hey-Hey / Junk Man(7") Broadmoor Records (2) # 101 US 1967 Sell This Version
Dave Bartholomew Shrimp And Gumbo / Ah Cubanas Jukebox Jam Series UK 2010 Sell This Version
JBJ 1026 Dave Bartholomew Carnival Day / Cat Music(7", Single) Jukebox Jam Series JBJ 1026 UK 2011 Sell This Version
1005 Blue Sonnetts / Dave Bartholomew Blue Sonnetts / Dave Bartholomew - Its Never Too Late / Who Drank My Beer(7", RE) Excelsior (5) 1005 US Unknown Sell This Version
X5724 Dave Bartholomew Yeah Yeah(7", Single, Promo) Imperial X5724 US Unknown Sell This Version
5803 Dave Bartholomew Going To The River/I'm Walkin'(7", Single, Promo) Imperial 5803 US Unknown Sell This Version


154660 Dave Bartholomew Jump Children(LP, RE, Mono, Comp) Imperial (2) 154660 France 1983 Sell This Version
1561331 Dave Bartholomew The Monkey(LP, Comp) Imperial (2) 1561331 France 1985 Sell This Version
1566311 Dave Bartholomew Shrimp And Gumbo(LP, Comp, RE) Imperial (2) 1566311 France 1986 Sell This Version
1158 Dave Bartholomew My Ding-A-Ling(LP, Comp) Sing 1158 Denmark 1988 Sell This Version
SSL 6036 Dave Bartholomew The Classic New Orleans R&B Band Sound - The Best Of Dave Bartholomew(LP, Comp) Stateside SSL 6036 UK 1989 Sell This Version
Paul Gayten / Annie Laurie / Dave Bartholomew / Roy Brown Paul Gayten / Annie Laurie / Dave Bartholomew / Roy Brown - Regal Records In New Orleans (Comp) Specialty US 1991 Sell This Version
CD CHARLY 273 Dave Bartholomew In The Alley(CD, Comp) Charly R&B CD CHARLY 273 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
0777-7-80184-2 1 Dave Bartholomew The Genius Of Dave Bartholomew(2xCD, Comp, RM) EMI Records USA 0777-7-80184-2 1 US 1992 Sell This Version
72435-37599-2-6 Dave Bartholomew The Big Beat Of Dave Bartholomew - 20 Of His Milestone New Orleans Productions 1949-1960(CD, Comp) Capitol Records 72435-37599-2-6 Europe 2002 Sell This Version
BOD-1003 Dave Bartholomew The Very Best Of Dave Bartholomew(CD, Comp) Bayou Records (3) BOD-1003 US 2003 Sell This Version
COL-CD-2883 Dave Bartholomew The King Sides(CD, Comp) Collectables COL-CD-2883 US 2004 Sell This Version