Mercy Dee Walton

Real Name:
Mercy Dee Walton
Profile:
Blues singer and pianist, born August 13, 1915, in Waco, Texas, died December 2, 1962, in Stockton, California (cerebral hemorrhage).
Walton moved to the West Coast to work outside music in 1939, and made his first recordings for Spire in 1949. He continued to record during the 1950s for Imperial, Specialty, Rhythm, Flair, and in 1961 for Arhoolie. His most well-known and most covered song is "One Room Country Shack" from 1952.
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Albums

Mercy Dee Walton - Pity And A Shame album art Mercy Dee Walton Pity And A Shame (Album) Prestige Bluesville US 1961 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - Mercy Dee album art Mercy Dee Walton Mercy Dee (Album) Arhoolie Records US 1961 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

102 Mercy Dee Walton - Evil And Hanky / Travelin Alone Blues album art Mercy Dee* Evil And Hanky / Travelin Alone Blues(Shellac, 10") Spire Records (3) 102 US 1949 Sell This Version
5104 Mercy Dee Walton - Homely Baby / Empty Life album art Mercy Dee* Homely Baby / Empty Life(Shellac, 10") Imperial 5104 US 1950 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - Crepe On Your Door album art Mercy Dee Walton Crepe On Your Door Bayou Records (3) US 1953 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - One Room Country Shack / My Woman Knows The Score album art Mercy Dee* One Room Country Shack / My Woman Knows The Score (Single) Specialty US 1953 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - Rent Man Blues / Fall Guy album art Mercy Dee* Rent Man Blues / Fall Guy (Single) Specialty US 1953 Sell This Version
003 Mercy Dee Walton - Anything In This World / Please Understand album art Mercy Dee* Anything In This World / Please Understand(Shellac, 10") Bayou Records (3) 003 US 1953 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - Dark Muddy Bottom / Get To Gettin' album art Mercy Dee* Dark Muddy Bottom / Get To Gettin' Specialty, Specialty US 1954 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - Romp & Stomp Blues album art Mercy Dee* Romp & Stomp Blues (Single) Flair Records (5) US 1955 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - Come Back Maybellene / True Love album art Mercy Dee* Come Back Maybellene / True Love (Single) Flair Records (5) US 1955 Sell This Version
45-501 Mercy Dee Walton - Lady Luck / Betty Jean album art Mercy Dee* Lady Luck / Betty Jean(7", Single) Arhoolie Records 45-501 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

IG-406 Mercy Dee Walton - G. I. Fever album art Mercy Dee* G. I. Fever(LP, Comp, Mono) Crown Prince Records IG-406 Sweden 1985 Sell This Version
CD 369, CD-369 Mercy Dee Walton - Troublesome Mind album art Mercy Dee* Troublesome Mind(CD, Comp) Arhoolie Records, Arhoolie Records CD 369, CD-369 US 1991 Sell This Version
Mercy Dee Walton - One Room Country Shack album art Mercy Dee Walton One Room Country Shack (Comp) Specialty UK 1993 Sell This Version
RST 1581-2 Mercy Dee Walton - Danger Zone (1949-55) album art Mercy Dee Walton Danger Zone (1949-55)(CD, Comp, RM) Rst Records RST 1581-2 Austria 1994 Sell This Version
JSP4217A, JSP4217B Mercy Dee Walton - Masterly Texas Blues ⋅ Music With A Swagger album art Frankie Lee Sims & Mercy Dee Walton Frankie Lee Sims & Mercy Dee Walton - Masterly Texas Blues ⋅ Music With A Swagger(2xCD, Comp, RE) JSP Records, JSP Records JSP4217A, JSP4217B UK 2014 Sell This Version

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