Don Robey

Don Robey

Real Name:
Don Deadric Robey
Profile:
Songwriter, producer and record executive, born 1 November 1903 in Houston, Texas, died 16 June 1975 in Houston, Texas.
BMI denotes his name Don D Robey CAE/IPI #: 26265985 with 701 work titles.

Founder and owner of several record labels, such as Peacock Records (founded 1949) and Back Beat (2) Records (founded 1957). Since 1952 he was also the owner of Duke Records. He also owned the mid 60's label Sure-Shot

As a songwriter, Robey often used the pseudonym Deadric Malone.
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Artist

Don Robey Discography Tracks

Writing & Arrangement

Johnny Ace Pledging My Love (as Robey) Johnny Ace - Pledging My Love / No Money (Single) Duke US 1954 Sell This Version
1726 Bells Of Joy Well, Well, No, No, No (as Robey) Bells Of Joy - Well, Well, No, No, No / Never Let It Be Said Too Late(10") Peacock Records 1726 US 1954 Sell This Version
Billy Brooks I'm Gone (as Robey) Billy Brooks - I'm Gone / Donna (Single) Duke US 1955 Sell This Version
144 Johnny Ace, Johnny Board Orchestra* Anymore (as D. Robey) Johnny Ace, Johnny Board Orchestra* - Anymore / How Can You Be So Mean(Shellac, 10") Duke 144 US 1955 Sell This Version
The Four Lads Pledging My Love (Forever My Darling) (as Robey) The Four Lads - Pledging My Love (Forever My Darling) / I've Been Thinking Columbia US 1955 Sell This Version
5-1654 Willie Mae Thornton And Elroy Peace / Willie Mae Thornton How Come (as D. Robey) Willie Mae Thornton And Elroy Peace / Willie Mae Thornton - Tarzan And The Dignified Monkey / How Come(7", Single) Peacock Records 5-1654 US 1955 Sell This Version
Teresa Brewer Pledging My Love (as Robey) Teresa Brewer - How Important Can It Be? / Pledging My Love (Single) Columbia New Zealand 1955 Sell This Version
Nita, Rita And Ruby* Pledging My Love (as Don D. Robey) Nita, Rita And Ruby* - Rock Love / Pledging My Love (Single) RCA Victor US 1955 Sell This Version
Billy Brooks, Red Saunder's Band* This Is My Prayer (as Don D. Robey) Billy Brooks, Red Saunder's Band* - I Want Your Love Tonight / This Is My Prayer (Single) Duke US 1955 Sell This Version
Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong - Sincerely / Pledging My Love (Single) Decca France 1955 Sell This Version
45-05415 Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong - Sincerely / Pledging My Love(7", Single) Brunswick 45-05415 US 1955 Sell This Version
4-40436 The Four Lads Pledging My Love (Forever My Darling) (as Robey) The Four Lads - Pledging My Love (Forever My Darling) / I've Been Thinking(7", Single, Mono, Promo) Columbia 4-40436 US 1955 Sell This Version
EC 81115 Teresa Brewer Pledging My Love (as Robey) Teresa Brewer - Especially For You(7", EP) Coral EC 81115 US 1955 Sell This Version
1093 Edna McGriff, Sy Oliver & Orchestra* Pledging My Love (as Robey) Edna McGriff, Sy Oliver & Orchestra* - Pledging My Love / Dance With Me Henry(7") Bell Records 1093 US 1955 Sell This Version
154 Johnny Ace Don't You Know (as Robey) Johnny Ace - Still Love You So / Don't You Know(Shellac, 10") Duke 154 US 1956 Sell This Version
Johnny Ace Still Love You So (as Robey) and 3 more… Johnny Ace - Memorial Album For Johnny Ace (Comp, Album) Duke US 1956 Sell This Version
Arthur Prysock There Goes The Mailman (as Robey) Arthur Prysock - There Goes The Mailman / O-Ho-O-Yeh (What The Heck) Peacock Records US 1956 Sell This Version
1663 Louis Jones And His Band* All Over, Goodbye (as D. Robey) Louis Jones And His Band* - Rock And Roll Bells / All Over, Goodbye(10") Peacock Records 1663 US 1956 Sell This Version
160 Bobby "Blue" Bland* I Don't Believe (as Robey) Bobby "Blue" Bland* - I Learned My Lesson / I Don't Believe(Shellac, 10") Duke 160 US 1956 Sell This Version
Little Junior Parker And Bill Harvey's Band Mother-In-Law Blues (as D. Robey) Little Junior Parker And Bill Harvey's Band - Mother-In-Law Blues / That's My Baby Duke US 1956 Sell This Version
OE 9204 Louis Armstrong With Orchestra* Pledging My Love (as Robey) Louis Armstrong With Orchestra* - Satchmo Sings-Pt. 2(7", EP, Tri) Brunswick OE 9204 Sweden 1956 Sell This Version
167 Bobby "Blue" Bland* I Smell Trouble (as Robey) and 1 more… Bobby "Blue" Bland* - I Smell Trouble / Don't Want No Woman(10") Duke 167 US 1957 Sell This Version
Pat Boone Pledging My Love Pat Boone - "Pat" (Album) Seeco US 1957 Sell This Version
170 Bobby "Blue" Bland* Farther Up The Road (as Robey) Bobby "Blue" Bland* - Sometime Tomorrow / Farther Up The Road(Shellac, 10") Duke 170 US 1957 Sell This Version
Clyde McPhatter Just To Hold My Hand (as Robey) Clyde McPhatter - Just To Hold My Hand (Single) Atlantic UK 1957 Sell This Version