Johnny Terry

Real Name:
Winford E. Terry
Profile:
American singer, songwriter, producer, and label owner. Died 2005.

Terry co-wrote songs for James Brown, such as 'Please, Please, Please' and 'You've Got The Power'. In 1963 he joined the Drifters as a bass singer, but left the group in 1965 to concentrate on his own productions.

He later produced many songs under his real name Winford Terry, such as 'Sliced Tomatoes / You've Got The Love To Make Me Over' for Just Brothers, and founded several labels such as Empire Records (20) and Garrison.
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Vocals

12277 Johnny Terry - No, No, No, No / Hold My Baby's Hand album art James Brown With The Famous Flames* James Brown With The Famous Flames* - No, No, No, No / Hold My Baby's Hand(7", Single, Promo) Federal (5) 12277 US 1956 Sell This Version
45-28002 Johnny Terry - This Is My Story / No, No, No album art Johnny & Bill Johnny & Bill - This Is My Story / No, No, No Try Me Records 45-28002 US 1963 Sell This Version
825 714-2 Johnny Terry - CD Of JB (Sex Machine And Other Soul Classics) album art James Brown Please, Please, Please and 1 more… James Brown - CD Of JB (Sex Machine And Other Soul Classics) (Comp, Album) Polydor 825 714-2 UK 1985 Sell This Version
831 700-2 Johnny Terry - CD Of JB II (Cold Sweat And Other Soul Classics) album art James Brown Good Good Lovin’ and 2 more… James Brown - CD Of JB II (Cold Sweat And Other Soul Classics) (Comp) Polydor 831 700-2 US 1987 Sell This Version
849 108-2 Johnny Terry - Star Time album art James Brown Bewildered and 7 more… James Brown - Star Time (Comp, Album) Polydor 849 108-2 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
CPCD 8053 Johnny Terry - Tell Me What You're Gonna Do album art James Brown & The Famous Flames James Brown & The Famous Flames - Tell Me What You're Gonna Do (Comp) Charly Records CPCD 8053 UK 1995 Sell This Version
RSACD 833 Johnny Terry - Up On The Roof album art The Drifters The Drifters - Up On The Roof(CD, Comp) Sequel Records RSACD 833 UK 1996 Sell This Version
RSACD 817 Johnny Terry - Save The Last Dance For Me  album art The Drifters The Drifters - Save The Last Dance For Me (CD, Comp) Sequel Records RSACD 817 UK 1996 Sell This Version
RSACD 834 Johnny Terry - Under The Boardwalk album art The Drifters The Drifters - Under The Boardwalk(CD, Comp) Sequel Records RSACD 834 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
RSACD 836 Johnny Terry - I'll Take You Where The Music's Playing album art The Drifters The Drifters - I'll Take You Where The Music's Playing(CD, Comp) Sequel Records RSACD 836 UK 1996 Sell This Version
RSACD 835 Johnny Terry - The Good Life With The Drifters album art The Drifters The Drifters - The Good Life With The Drifters(CD, Comp) Sequel Records RSACD 835 UK 1996 Sell This Version
B0007029-02 Johnny Terry - The Singles, Volume 1: The Federal Years 1956-1960 album art James Brown James Brown - The Singles, Volume 1: The Federal Years 1956-1960(2xCD, Comp, Ltd, RM) Hip-O Select, Polydor B0007029-02 US 2006 Sell This Version
LP 909 Johnny Terry - Please, Please, Please album art James Brown And The Famous Flames* James Brown And The Famous Flames* - Please, Please, Please (Album, Comp) King Records (3), King Records (3) LP 909 Canada 1958 Sell This Version
B0009472-02 Johnny Terry - The Singles, Volume 4: 1966-1967 album art James Brown This Old Heart James Brown - The Singles, Volume 4: 1966-1967(2xCD, Comp, Ltd, RM) Hip-O Select, Polydor B0009472-02 US 2007 Sell This Version
CDBGPD 194 Johnny Terry - The Godfather's R&B (James Brown Productions 1962-67) album art Various I Cried (as John Terry) Various - The Godfather's R&B (James Brown Productions 1962-67)(CD, Comp) BGP Records CDBGPD 194 UK 2008 Sell This Version
NOT2CD334 Johnny Terry - Please, Please, Please album art James Brown James Brown - Please, Please, Please(CD, Album, RM + CD, Album, RM + Comp) Not Now Music NOT2CD334 UK & Europe 2010 Sell This Version
263391 Johnny Terry - Please Please Please + Think! album art James Brown And His Famous Flames* James Brown And His Famous Flames* - Please Please Please + Think!(CD, RE) HooDoo Records 263391 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
263492 Johnny Terry - Rock-A-Bye Baby (The 1950-1961 Recordings) album art Big Mama Thornton Big Mama Thornton - Rock-A-Bye Baby (The 1950-1961 Recordings)(CD, Comp, RM) Hoodoo Records 263492 Europe 2014 Sell This Version
263515 Johnny Terry - (Can You) Feel It! The 1959-1962 Federal & King Sides album art James Brown James Brown - (Can You) Feel It! The 1959-1962 Federal & King Sides(2xCD, Comp, RM) Hoodoo Records 263515 Europe 2015 Sell This Version
648045 Johnny Terry - You've Got The Power - The Complete 1956-1962 Federal & King Singles album art James Brown James Brown - You've Got The Power - The Complete 1956-1962 Federal & King Singles(3xCD, Comp, RM) New Continent 648045 Europe 2018 Sell This Version
JASMCD 3123 Johnny Terry - The Story Of My Blues - The Complete Singles A's & B's 1951-1961 album art Big Mama Thornton Big Mama Thornton - The Story Of My Blues - The Complete Singles A's & B's 1951-1961(CD, Comp, RM) Jasmine Records JASMCD 3123 Europe 2019 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

RLP 1053 Johnny Terry - Blind Lemon's Penitentiary Blues album art Blind Lemon Jefferson Big Night Blues Blind Lemon Jefferson - Blind Lemon's Penitentiary Blues(10", Comp) Riverside Records RLP 1053 US 1955 Sell This Version
45-12258 Johnny Terry - Please, Please, Please album art James Brown With The Famous Flames* Please, Please, Please (as Terry) James Brown With The Famous Flames* - Please, Please, Please (Single) Federal (5) 45-12258 US 1956 Sell This Version
LP 909 Johnny Terry - Please, Please, Please album art James Brown And The Famous Flames* I Don't Know (as Terry) and 1 more… James Brown And The Famous Flames* - Please, Please, Please (Album, Comp) King Records (3), King Records (3) LP 909 Canada 1958 Sell This Version
102 Johnny Terry - Do You Remember / Get To Stepping album art The Fabulous Flames (4) Do You Remember (as J. Terry) The Fabulous Flames (4) - Do You Remember / Get To Stepping(7", Single, Mono, Promo) Bay-Tone Records 102 US 1959 Sell This Version