Claude DeMetrius

Real Name:
Claude Demetrius
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Born Aug. 3, 1916. Died May 1, 1988. He was born in Bath, Maine. He was an African-American songwriter.
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Vocals

50-105 Claude DeMetrius - Play The Song, Mr. Man / Gypsy Boogie album art The Hipsies The Hipsies - Play The Song, Mr. Man / Gypsy Boogie (Single) Kapp Records 50-105 US 1956 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

8668 Claude DeMetrius - You Can't Get That No More / Mop! Mop! album art Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five Mop! Mop! (as Claude DeMetruis) Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five - You Can't Get That No More / Mop! Mop!(Shellac, 10") Decca 8668 US 1945 Sell This Version
114 Claude DeMetrius - I Love To Read The Funnies / Pushin' 'Em Up album art Allen Nurse And His Orchestra / George Shaw And His Orchestra Pushin' 'Em Up (as C. DeMetrius) Allen Nurse And His Orchestra / George Shaw And His Orchestra - I Love To Read The Funnies / Pushin' 'Em Up(Shellac, 10") Chicago (2) 114 US 1945 Sell This Version
478 Claude DeMetrius - Deacon Jones / Take Me Out To The Ball Game album art Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five / The Loumell Morgan Trio I Like 'Em Fat Like That (as DeMetrius) Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five / The Loumell Morgan Trio - Deacon Jones / Take Me Out To The Ball Game(12") V Disc 478 US 1945 Sell This Version
258 Claude DeMetrius - Deacon Jones / Take Me Out To The Ball Game album art Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five / The Loumell Morgan Trio I Like 'Em Fat Like That (as DeMetrius) Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five / The Loumell Morgan Trio - Deacon Jones / Take Me Out To The Ball Game(12") V Disc 258 US 1945 Sell This Version
8020 Claude DeMetrius - Voodoo Woman Blues / Bucktown Boogie album art Jay McShann And His Sextette* Voodoo Woman Blues (as Demetrius) Jay McShann And His Sextette* - Voodoo Woman Blues / Bucktown Boogie(Shellac, 10") Mercury 8020 US 1946 Sell This Version
23669 Claude DeMetrius - Ain't That Just Like A Woman / If It's Love You Want Baby, That's Me album art Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five Ain't That Just Like A Woman (They'll Do It Every Time) Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five - Ain't That Just Like A Woman / If It's Love You Want Baby, That's Me(Shellac, 10") Decca 23669 US 1946 Sell This Version
37570 Claude DeMetrius - St. Louis Blues / Get It Off Your Mind album art Pearl Bailey Get It Off Your Mind (as Demetrius) Pearl Bailey - St. Louis Blues / Get It Off Your Mind Columbia 37570 US 1947 Sell This Version
20-2648 Claude DeMetrius - Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boy / Lovely Weather We're Having album art Louis Armstrong And His All Stars* Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boy Louis Armstrong And His All Stars* - Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boy / Lovely Weather We're Having RCA Victor 20-2648 Canada 1947 Sell This Version
23810 Claude DeMetrius - Texas And Pacific / I Like 'Em Fat Like That album art Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five I Like 'Em Fat Like That (as Claude DeMetruis) Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five - Texas And Pacific / I Like 'Em Fat Like That Decca 23810 US 1947 Sell This Version
BM.30591 Claude DeMetrius - Boogie Woogie Blue Plate / Sure Had A Wonderful Time album art Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five* Sure Had A Wonderful Time Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five* - Boogie Woogie Blue Plate / Sure Had A Wonderful Time Decca BM.30591 UK 1947 Sell This Version
B.9743 Claude DeMetrius - Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boys / Before Long album art Louis Armstrong & His All Stars* Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boys (as Demetrius) Louis Armstrong & His All Stars* - Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boys / Before Long(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B.9743 UK 1949 Sell This Version
CL 6099 Claude DeMetrius - Pearl Bailey Entertains album art Pearl Bailey Get It Off Your Mind (as Demetrius) Pearl Bailey - Pearl Bailey Entertains (Album) Columbia CL 6099 US 1950 Sell This Version
24868 Claude DeMetrius - Basin Street Blues / I'm Waitin' For The Junkman album art Ella Fitzgerald With Sy Oliver And His Orchestra I'm Waitin' For The Junkman (as Claude Demetrius) Ella Fitzgerald With Sy Oliver And His Orchestra - Basin Street Blues / I'm Waitin' For The Junkman Decca 24868 Canada 1950 Sell This Version
30061 Claude DeMetrius - Two Faced Heart  album art The Homesteaders (5) Lyin' Kisses The Homesteaders (5) - Two Faced Heart (7", Single) London Records 30061 US 1950 Sell This Version
65056 Claude DeMetrius - Tra-La-La / Two Timin' Woman album art Calvert Jones Two Timin' Woman (as Claude Demetrius) Calvert Jones - Tra-La-La / Two Timin' Woman(Shellac, 10") Coral 65056 US 1951 Sell This Version
60541 Claude DeMetrius - How Can Anything So Good Be Bad / Experience album art Martha Davis (2) Martha Davis (2) - How Can Anything So Good Be Bad / Experience(10", Promo) Coral 60541 US 1951 Sell This Version
4G-0004 Claude DeMetrius - I Gotta Know / I'd Gladly Do It Again album art Bertice Reading I'd Gladly Do It Again Bertice Reading - I Gotta Know / I'd Gladly Do It Again(7") Groove (3) 4G-0004 US 1954 Sell This Version
104 Claude DeMetrius - Be Faithful / Sleepy Little Cowboy album art The Crickets (6) / The Deep River Boys* Sleepy Little Cowboy The Crickets (6) / The Deep River Boys* - Be Faithful / Sleepy Little Cowboy(Shellac, 10") Beacon 104 US 1954 Sell This Version
7 EMF 23 Claude DeMetrius - Joseph'n His Brudders album art Louis Armstrong Et Son Orchestre* Please Stop Playing Those Blues, Boys (as Demetrius) Louis Armstrong Et Son Orchestre* - Joseph'n His Brudders(7", EP, Mono) La Voix De Son Maître 7 EMF 23 France 1954 Sell This Version
47-6349 Claude DeMetrius - Take My Hand / I've Got To Know album art The Rhythmettes With Hugo Winterhalter And His Orchestra* Take My Hand (Show Me The Way) (as Claude Demetrius) The Rhythmettes With Hugo Winterhalter And His Orchestra* - Take My Hand / I've Got To Know (Single) RCA Victor 47-6349 US 1955 Sell This Version
45-15469 Claude DeMetrius - Rock-Sock The Boogie album art Pat Flowers Ain't That Just Like A Woman (as Dmetrus) Pat Flowers - Rock-Sock The Boogie(7", Single) Dot Records 45-15469 US 1956 Sell This Version
A 75.309 Claude DeMetrius - Rock And Roll N°2 album art Elvis Presley I Was The One (as De Metrius) Elvis Presley - Rock And Roll N°2 (EP) RCA A 75.309 France 1956 Sell This Version
50-105 Claude DeMetrius - Play The Song, Mr. Man / Gypsy Boogie album art The Hipsies Play The Song, Mr. Man (as Demetrius) The Hipsies - Play The Song, Mr. Man / Gypsy Boogie (Single) Kapp Records 50-105 US 1956 Sell This Version
3597 Claude DeMetrius - Wisdom Of A Fool / Now Don't That Prove I Love You album art The Five Keys Now Don't That Prove I Love You The Five Keys - Wisdom Of A Fool / Now Don't That Prove I Love You (Single) Capitol Records 3597 Canada 1956 Sell This Version