Jimmy Ricks (2)

Real Name:
James Thomas Ricks
Profile:
US R&B and Jazz singer. Though a deep bass singer, Ricks was the vocal lead of the R&B group The Ravens. Sang duet with LaVern Baker on "You're The Boss". At the time of his death in 1974 Ricks had recently begun a comeback as a singer with The Count Basie Orchestra.
Born: August 6, 1924 in Adrian, Georgia.
Died: July 2, 1974 in Albany, New York.
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Albums

Jimmy Ricks (2) - Jimmy Ricks album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Jimmy Ricks (Album) Signature (4) US 1960 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Vibrations album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Vibrations (Album) Mainstream Records Canada 1965 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Tell Her You Love Her album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Tell Her You Love Her (Album) Jubilee US 1969 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Jimmy Ricks (2) - Love Is The Thing / Too Soon album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Love Is The Thing / Too Soon Mercury US 1952 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Rough Ridin' / Who'll Be The Fool (From Now On) album art Jimmy Ricks (2) And The Ravens (2) Jimmy Ricks (2) And The Ravens (2) - Rough Ridin' / Who'll Be The Fool (From Now On) (Single) Mercury US 1953 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Without A Song / Walkin' My Blues Away album art Jimmy Ricks (2) And, The Ravens (2) Jimmy Ricks (2) And, The Ravens (2) - Without A Song / Walkin' My Blues Away Mercury US 1953 Sell This Version
KEP-310, EP-310 Jimmy Ricks (2) - Honey album art The Ravens (2) Featuring Jimmy Ricks (2) The Ravens (2) Featuring Jimmy Ricks (2) - Honey(7", EP) King Records (3), King Records (3) KEP-310, EP-310 US 1953 Sell This Version
70330-X45 Jimmy Ricks (2) - The Lonesome Road / Going Home album art Jimmy Ricks (2) The Lonesome Road / Going Home(7") Mercury 70330-X45 US 1953 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Escortin' Or Courtin' / September Song  album art Jimmy Ricks (2) And The Ravens (2) Jimmy Ricks (2) And The Ravens (2) - Escortin' Or Courtin' / September Song Mercury US 1954 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Green Eyes / The Bells Of San Raquel album art The Ravens (2) Featuring Jimmy Ricks (2) The Ravens (2) Featuring Jimmy Ricks (2) - Green Eyes / The Bells Of San Raquel (Single) Jubilee US 1955 Sell This Version
45-5237 Jimmy Ricks (2) - I'll Always Be In Love With You / (Take Me Back To My) Boots And Saddles album art Jimmy Ricks (2) & The Ravens (2) Jimmy Ricks (2) & The Ravens (2) - I'll Always Be In Love With You / (Take Me Back To My) Boots And Saddles(7") Jubilee 45-5237 US 1956 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Lazy Mule / What Have I Done (To Deserve This Day) album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Lazy Mule / What Have I Done (To Deserve This Day) Decca US 1957 Sell This Version
45-504 Jimmy Ricks (2) - Do You Promise / The Sugar Man Song album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Do You Promise / The Sugar Man Song(7", Single) Paris (5) 45-504 US 1957 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Here Comes The Tears Again / Leaning On Your Love album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Here Comes The Tears Again / Leaning On Your Love (Single) Felsted US 1959 Sell This Version
12 013 Jimmy Ricks (2) - At Sunrise / Goodnight My Love album art Jimmy Ricks (2) At Sunrise / Goodnight My Love(7", Promo) Hanover-Signature Record Corporation 12 013 US 1959 Sell This Version
45-8560 Jimmy Ricks (2) - Secret Love / If It Didn't Hurt So Much album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Secret Love / If It Didn't Hurt So Much(7") Felsted 45-8560 US 1959 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - You're The Boss album art LaVern Baker & Jimmy Ricks (2) LaVern Baker & Jimmy Ricks (2) - You're The Boss (Single) Atlantic Sweden 1961 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Young At Heart / Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo album art James Ricks* Young At Heart / Hi-Lili, Hi-Lo (Single) ATCO Records Canada 1961 Sell This Version
212025 Jimmy Ricks (2) - Oui Patron ( You're The Boss ) album art LaVern Baker With Jimmy Ricks (2) & Ben E. King LaVern Baker With Jimmy Ricks (2) & Ben E. King - Oui Patron ( You're The Boss )(7", EP) Atlantic 212025 France 1961 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Let Me Down Easy / I Wonder album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Let Me Down Easy / I Wonder (Single) Fury Records (2) US 1962 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Romance In The Dark / Trouble In Mind album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Romance In The Dark / Trouble In Mind (Single) Atlantic US 1964 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Girl Of My Dreams / Glow Worm album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Girl Of My Dreams / Glow Worm (Single) Mainstream Records US 1965 Sell This Version
1092 A, 1092 B Jimmy Ricks (2) - Tu Tu Ridi / Boots And Saddles album art I Delfini / Jimmi Ricks* I Delfini / Jimmi Ricks* - Tu Tu Ridi / Boots And Saddles(7", S/Edition, ) CDB, CDB 1092 A, 1092 B Italy 1966 Sell This Version
703 Jimmy Ricks (2) - Ol' Man River album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Ol' Man River(7") Festival (4) 703 US 1966 Sell This Version
Jimmy Ricks (2) - Wigglin' And Gigglin' / The Long, Long Arm Of Love album art Jimmy Ricks (2) Wigglin' And Gigglin' / The Long, Long Arm Of Love (Single) Jubilee Canada 1967 Sell This Version

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