Jo Armstead

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Josephine Armstead
Profil:
Soul singer, label owner, composer, producer, and actress, who often went by the nickname Joshie Armstead. Born October 8, 1944 in Yazoo City, Mississippi. In the early 1960's she was a member of the Ike & Tina Turner Revue as one of the original Ikettes. From 1964-1967 she was part of a songwriting team with Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson, co-writing songs such as 'Let's Go Get Stoned' and 'I Don't Need No Doctor' by Ray Charles. Founded Giant Enterprises Inc. (also known as Giant Productions) with her husband Mel Collins (2) in 1967. The production team both leased records to larger firms and put out records on their own labels Giant Records (3), Gamma (11), and Globe Records (8). Their best successes were productions leased to other labels, most notably with Ruby Andrews, Shirley Wahls, and Garland Green.
Mother of Chandra Armstead.
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Singles & EPs

001/002 Jo Armstead - Never Try To Love No More / Lover's Lane illustration d'album Jossie Armstead* Never Try To Love No More / Lover's Lane(7", Single) De-Lex 001/002 US 1962 Vendre cette version
Inx-028 Joshie Armstead* Sitting Here Thinking(7") Infinity (6) Inx-028 US 1963 Vendre cette version
Jo Armstead - A Stone Good Lover illustration d'album Jo Armstead A Stone Good Lover (Single) Giant Records (3) US 1968 Vendre cette version
GT-701 Jo Armstead - I Feel An Urge Coming On / I Who Love You So illustration d'album Jo Armstead I Feel An Urge Coming On / I Who Love You So(7", Styrene) Giant Records (3) GT-701 US 1968 Vendre cette version
Jo Armstead - I've Been Turned On / Never Had It Like This Before illustration d'album Jo Armstead I've Been Turned On / Never Had It Like This Before (Single) Giant Records (3) US 1968 Vendre cette version
GT-709 Jo Armstead - Another Reason Why I Love You / There's Not Too Many More (Left Like Him)  illustration d'album Jo Armstead Another Reason Why I Love You / There's Not Too Many More (Left Like Him) (7") Giant Records (3) GT-709 US 1969 Vendre cette version
GT-710 Jo Armstead - I'm Gonna Show You (How A Man Is Supposed To Be Treated) illustration d'album Jo Armstead I'm Gonna Show You (How A Man Is Supposed To Be Treated)(7", Single) Giant Records (3) GT-710 US 1970 Vendre cette version
Jo Armstead - I Got The Vibes illustration d'album Joshie Jo Armstead* I Got The Vibes (Single) Gospel Truth Records US 1973 Vendre cette version
Jo Armstead - Stumblin' Blocks, Steppin Stones (What Took Me So Long) illustration d'album Joshie Jo Armstead* Stumblin' Blocks, Steppin Stones (What Took Me So Long) Gospel Truth Records US 1974 Vendre cette version
ROSE 1 Jo Armstead - In The Right Place illustration d'album Joshie Jo Armstead* In The Right Place(12") Preacher Rose ROSE 1 US 1989 Vendre cette version
TS 6018 Jo Armstead - No Better For Ya illustration d'album Jo Armstead No Better For Ya(7") Tay-Ster TS 6018 US Unknown Vendre cette version
ROSE 1 0009 Jo Armstead - Got My Taste / Won't You Join The Band illustration d'album Jo Armstead Got My Taste / Won't You Join The Band(7", Ltd) Preacher Rose ROSE 1 0009 US Unknown Vendre cette version

Compilations

COL-5750 Jo Armstead - A Stone Good Lover - A Golden Classics Edition illustration d'album Jo Armstead A Stone Good Lover - A Golden Classics Edition(CD, Album, Comp) Collectables COL-5750 US 1996 Vendre cette version