Artie Glenn

Real Name:
Charles Artice Glenn
Profile:
US composer - Member of the KRLD Big D Jamboree. Mainly known for penning the 1953 classic "Crying In The Chapel". The song was originally written for Glenn's son, then highschool student Darrell Glenn to record. This, the original version, caught local attention and was soon covered by bigger artists like Orioles a.o. Elvis Presley recorded the best known version in 1960.
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Vocals

B-6847 Artie Glenn - Stay On The Right Side / How Many Times album art Doug Bine And His Dixie Ramblers Doug Bine And His Dixie Ramblers - Stay On The Right Side / How Many Times(Shellac, 10") Bluebird (3) B-6847 US Unknown Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

BL 501 Artie Glenn - Mr. Banjo Himself In His Banjo Capers album art Marvin Montgomery Marvin Montgomery - Mr. Banjo Himself In His Banjo Capers(LP, Album) Bluebonnet Recording Studios BL 501 US 1959 Sell This Version
BS-10002 Artie Glenn - High And Ridin' album art Wayne Cochran & The C.C. Riders Wayne Cochran & The C.C. Riders - High And Ridin'(LP, Album) Bethlehem Records BS-10002 Canada 1970 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

DO.70054 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / Knockin' On The Door album art Rex Allen Crying In The Chapel (as Glenn) Rex Allen - Crying In The Chapel / Knockin' On The Door Columbia DO.70054 New Zealand 1953 Sell This Version
2545 Artie Glenn - For Me, For Me / Crying In The Chapel album art Wesley Tuttle Crying In The Chapel (as A. Glenn) Wesley Tuttle - For Me, For Me / Crying In The Chapel(10", Promo) Capitol Records 2545 US 1953 Sell This Version
47-5368 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / Love Every Moment You Live album art June Valli Crying In The Chapel June Valli - Crying In The Chapel / Love Every Moment You Live RCA Victor 47-5368 US 1953 Sell This Version
28762 Artie Glenn - When The Hands Of The Clock Pray At Midnight album art Ella Fitzgerald With The Ray Charles Singers Crying In The Chapel Ella Fitzgerald With The Ray Charles Singers - When The Hands Of The Clock Pray At Midnight Decca 28762 US 1953 Sell This Version
1139 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / Don't You Think I Ought To Know album art The Orioles Crying In The Chapel (as A. Glenn) The Orioles - Crying In The Chapel / Don't You Think I Ought To Know Jubilee 1139 Canada 1953 Sell This Version
28758 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / I Thank The Lord album art Rex Allen Crying In The Chapel Rex Allen - Crying In The Chapel / I Thank The Lord (Single) Decca 28758 US 1953 Sell This Version
V-107 Artie Glenn - Write And Tell Me Why / Don't Let Me Down album art Darrell Glenn / Darrell Glenn With The Rhythm Riders Don't Let Me Down (as A. Glenn) and 1 more… Darrell Glenn / Darrell Glenn With The Rhythm Riders - Write And Tell Me Why / Don't Let Me Down Valley (2) V-107 US 1953 Sell This Version
105 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / Hang Up That Telephone album art Darrell Glenn / Darrell Glenn With The Rhythm Riders Darrell Glenn / Darrell Glenn With The Rhythm Riders - Crying In The Chapel / Hang Up That Telephone (Single) Valley (2) 105 US 1953 Sell This Version
45-5127 Artie Glenn - In The Mission Of St. Augustine / Write And Tell Me Why album art The Orioles Write And Tell Me Why (as Glenn) The Orioles - In The Mission Of St. Augustine / Write And Tell Me Why (Single) Jubilee 45-5127 US 1953 Sell This Version
48302 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / There's Peace In Korea album art Sister Rosetta Tharpe Crying In The Chapel Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Crying In The Chapel / There's Peace In Korea (Single) Decca 48302 US 1953 Sell This Version
40062 Artie Glenn - "O" (Oh!) / Crying In The Chapel album art Ken Griffin (2) Crying In The Chapel (as A. Glenn) Ken Griffin (2) - "O" (Oh!) / Crying In The Chapel Columbia 40062 US 1953 Sell This Version
F.10177 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / To Live My Life With You album art Lee Lawrence Crying In The Chapel Lee Lawrence - Crying In The Chapel / To Live My Life With You(Shellac, 10") Decca F.10177 UK 1953 Sell This Version
1018 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / You're Fooling Someone album art Nelly Wijsbek Crying In The Chapel Nelly Wijsbek - Crying In The Chapel / You're Fooling Someone(Shellac, 10") Ronnex Records 1018 Belgium 1953 Sell This Version
SD-5753 "Cacka" Israelsson* Med Putte Wickmans Orkester Klockorna I Dalen = Crying In The Chapel (as Arthur Glenn) "Cacka" Israelsson* Med Putte Wickmans Orkester - Klockorna I Dalen / Tennessee Wig Walk(Shellac, 10") Odeon SD-5753 Sweden 1953 Sell This Version
11568 Artie Glenn - I Won't Be Back Tonight / B. Bowman Hop album art Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys I Won't Be Back Tonight Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys - I Won't Be Back Tonight / B. Bowman Hop(Shellac, 10") MGM Records 11568 US 1953 Sell This Version
4780 Artie Glenn - Vaya Con Dios, Min Älskling / Klockorna I Dalen album art Raya Avellán* Och Yngve Stoor Klockorna I Dalen (as Arthur Glemn) Raya Avellán* Och Yngve Stoor - Vaya Con Dios, Min Älskling / Klockorna I Dalen(Shellac, 10") Cupol 4780 Sweden 1953 Sell This Version
20-5890 Artie Glenn -  I'll Take A Chance With You / Why Don't You Leave This Town album art Hawkshaw Hawkins I'll Take A Chance With You Hawkshaw Hawkins - I'll Take A Chance With You / Why Don't You Leave This Town (Single) RCA Victor 20-5890 US 1954 Sell This Version
HE 3257 Artie Glenn - Tränen In Den Augen / Glaube Mir album art Wolfgang Sauer Tränen In Den Augen (Crying In The Chapel) (as A. Glenn) Wolfgang Sauer - Tränen In Den Augen / Glaube Mir (Single) Electrola HE 3257 Switzerland 1954 Sell This Version
12010 Artie Glenn - Crying In The Chapel / Side By Side album art Rex Allen mit Orchesterbegleitung* / Grady Martin mit seinem Orchester* Crying In The Chapel (as Glenn) Rex Allen mit Orchesterbegleitung* / Grady Martin mit seinem Orchester* - Crying In The Chapel / Side By Side(7", Single) Brunswick 12010 Germany 1954 Sell This Version
1008 Artie Glenn - You, You, You album art Snooky Lanson With The Four Bells, Larry Clinton And Orchestra* Crying In The Chapel Snooky Lanson With The Four Bells, Larry Clinton And Orchestra* - You, You, You(7", Single) Bell Records 1008 US 1954 Sell This Version
15372 Artie Glenn - Riding On A Train / Uranium album art The Commodores (3) Riding On A Train (as Glenn) and 1 more… The Commodores (3) - Riding On A Train / Uranium(Shellac, 10") Dot Records 15372 US 1955 Sell This Version
EP 5534 Artie Glenn - Bei Einer Kleinen Tasse Tee / Tränen In Den Augen / Romantische Musik / Weisse Perlen album art Gerhard Steffens* / Rudi Palme Tränen In Den Augen (Crying In The Chapel) (as Arthur Glenn) Gerhard Steffens* / Rudi Palme - Bei Einer Kleinen Tasse Tee / Tränen In Den Augen / Romantische Musik / Weisse Perlen(7", EP) Club Schallplatte EP 5534 Germany 1955 Sell This Version