J. Mayo Williams

Real Name:
Jay Mayo "Ink" Williams
A pioneering African-American producer of recorded blues music, born September 25, 1894 in Monmouth, Illinois, died January 2, 1980 in Chicago.
"Ink" Williams earned his nickname by his ability to get the signatures of talented African-American musicians on recording contracts.


Rounder 82161-1831-2 J. Mayo Williams - South Carolina - Got The Keys To The Kingdom album art Various Oh Lordy Me, Oh Lordy My (as J.M. Williams And Group) Various - South Carolina - Got The Keys To The Kingdom(CD, Album) Rounder Records Rounder 82161-1831-2 US 2002 Sell This Version


MCA-3525 J. Mayo Williams - Blues In The Twenties album art Various Jim Jackson's Jamboree - Part I And II and 1 more… Various - Blues In The Twenties (Comp) MCA Records MCA-3525 Japan 1975 Sell This Version
MVCE-24058 J. Mayo Williams - Legendary Boogie Woogie Pianists 1928-1946 album art Various I'm Sober Now (as Mayo Williams) Various - Legendary Boogie Woogie Pianists 1928-1946(CD, Comp) MCA Records MVCE-24058 Japan 1997 Sell This Version