Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men

Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men

Profile:
"The Little Green Men" were the backing band for rockabilly singer, Billy Lee Riley.
The band also served as the "house band" for Sun Records, performing the back up for many of the label's releases in the 1950's.

Members were:
Billy Lee Riley - Vocals, Harmonica
Roland Janes - Guitar
Jimmy Van Eaton - Drums
Marvin Pepper - Bass
Jimmy Wilson (2) - Piano
Jerry Lee Lewis - Piano
They were later joined by Martin Willis on Saxophone.

Jerry Lee Lewis's tenure, in the band, was short-lived. upon the success of his first single he exited the band and began his solo career.
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Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men Discography Tracks

Albums

LP 1049 Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men(LP) Sun Record Company LP 1049 US 1989 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men Red Hot / Pearly Lee (Single) Sun (9) US 1957 Sell This Version
Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men Flyin' Saucers Rock 'n' Roll (Single) Sun (9) US 1957 Sell This Version
289 Billy Riley The Little Green Men* Wouldn't You Know(7", Single) Sun (9) 289 US 1958 Sell This Version

Compilations

CDX 9/A, CDX 9/B, CDX 9/C, CDX 9/D Billy Lee Riley And The Little Green Men Red Hot Riley(2xLP, Comp) Charly Records, Charly Records, Charly Records, Charly Records CDX 9/A, CDX 9/B, CDX 9/C, CDX 9/D UK 1985 Sell This Version
BFX15272 Billy Riley & The Little Green Men* The Roland James Session(LP, Comp) Bear Family Records BFX15272 Germany 1988 Sell This Version

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