Fortune Records (2)

Fortune Records (2)

Profile:
American R&B, soul and country label founded in 1946 by Jack and Devora Brown in Detroit, Michigan. Most of the label's releases were recorded at the in-house studio Fortune Recording Studio.

For bootlegs, please use Fortune Records (13)
Sublabels
Contact Info:
11839 Twelfth Street
Detroit 6, Mich.
(Contact info now obsolete)

11629 Linwood
Detroit 6, Mich.
(Contact info now obsolete)

3942 Third Ave.
Detroit, MI 48201
(Contact info now obsolete)
Sites:
[l147246]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
112 Jeff Durham And His Rhythm Playboys Tennessee Boogie / Spring Is Made For Love(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 112 US Unknown Sell This Version
113 Black Eyed Peas / Bobbin’ At Barbee’s  album cover Robert Barnes Sextette Black Eyed Peas / Bobbin’ At Barbee’s(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 113 US 1949 Sell This Version
120 Hamtramck Mama / Highland Park Girl	  album cover York Brothers Hamtramck Mama / Highland Park Girl 120 US 1949 Sell This Version
121 Skeet Ring And The Hillbilly Swingsters Sunset Beau(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 121 US 1949 Sell This Version
125 Nobles’ Shuffle / I May Be Wrong  album cover Jimmy Milner And His Blue Ribbon Band* Nobles’ Shuffle / I May Be Wrong(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 125 US 1949 Sell This Version
126 No Rose in San Antone / Dirty Boogie  album cover Roy Hall And His Cohutta Mountain Boys No Rose in San Antone / Dirty Boogie 126 US 1949 Sell This Version
126 Okee Doaks / Dirty Boogie  album cover Roy Hall And His Cohutta Mountain Boys Okee Doaks / Dirty Boogie(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 126 US 1950 Sell This Version
127 If The Blues Don't Kill Me / One Heart Too Many  album cover Doyle Franklin And His Red River Boys If The Blues Don't Kill Me / One Heart Too Many(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 127 US 1950 Sell This Version
133 Roy Hall and His Cohutta Mountain Boys Never Marry A Tennessee Gal / We Never Get Too Big To Cry(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 133 US Unknown Sell This Version
140 Slim Williams (2) With The Sons Of The Prairie Slim Williams (2) With The Sons Of The Prairie - Kentucky Highway(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 140 US 1949 Sell This Version
141 Earl Songer And His Rocky Road Ramblers* Earl Songer And His Rocky Road Ramblers* - My Wife And Sweetheart, Too / Mother-In-Law Boogie(10") Fortune Records (2) 141 US 1950 Sell This Version
145 Mean And Evil Blues / The Tattooed Lady  album cover Johnnie White And His Rhythm Riders / Skeet's McDonald* Johnnie White And His Rhythm Riders / Skeet's McDonald* - Mean And Evil Blues / The Tattooed Lady(10") Fortune Records (2) 145 US 1950 Sell This Version
146 Hal Clark And The West-O-Crats I Don't Mean A Thing To You / Lonely Heart(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 146 US 1950 Sell This Version
150 Hubert Friar And His Hillbilly Hicks Heartaches And Teardrops / Joe's Mandolin Boogie(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 150 US 1950 Sell This Version
153 Ernest Johnson (3) With The Western Night Riders Ernest Johnson (3) With The Western Night Riders - Your Love Is Sweet / She Started Teasing Me(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 153 US 1950 Sell This Version
160 Earl & Joyce Songer Someone To Call My Own / Dissatisfied(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 160 US Unknown Sell This Version
162 Drunk Man's Wiggle / I'm Goin' Back To West Virginia  album cover Jimmy Myers And His Happy Highway Gang* Drunk Man's Wiggle / I'm Goin' Back To West Virginia(Shellac, 10", Single) Fortune Records (2) 162 US 1951 Sell This Version
166 Jimmy Myers & His Happy Highway Gang Ding Dong Mama From Tennessee / True Love Is Always That Way(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 166 US 1952 Sell This Version
169 Leon Benson And His Rhythm Ramblers* St. Louis Boogie / Prison Cell N°13(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 169 US 1952 Sell This Version
170 The Davis Sisters With Roy Hall And His Cohutta Mountain Boys The Davis Sisters With Roy Hall And His Cohutta Mountain Boys - Jealous Love (Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 170 US Unknown Sell This Version
174 The Davis Sisters Kaw-Liga / Sorrow And Pain(7") Fortune Records (2) 174 US 1953 Sell This Version
181 Fickle Heart / Please Mister Bartender  album cover Boots Gilbert And Bob Sykes With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires Boots Gilbert And Bob Sykes With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires - Fickle Heart / Please Mister Bartender(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 181 US 1955 Sell This Version
182 Straighten Up And Fly Right / Baby, Your A Bygone Now  album cover May Hawks And Lester Thomas With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires May Hawks And Lester Thomas With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires - Straighten Up And Fly Right / Baby, Your A Bygone Now(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 182 US 1954 Sell This Version
184 Sadie And The Cop / When Señorita Comes To Hear The Señor Play   album cover Boots Gilbert With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires / Bob Sykes With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires Boots Gilbert With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires / Bob Sykes With Chuck Hatfield And His Treble-Aires - Sadie And The Cop / When Señorita Comes To Hear The Señor Play (7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 184 US 1955 Sell This Version
186 Eddie Jackson And His Swingsters* Rock And Roll Baby / You Are The One(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 186 US 1956 Sell This Version
187 That Old Heartbreak Express / True Love In My Heart  album cover Buster Turner & His Pinnacle Mt. Boys That Old Heartbreak Express / True Love In My Heart(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 187 US Unknown Sell This Version
188 Bill Hicks And The Southerneers Blue Flame / She's Done Gone(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 188 US Unknown Sell This Version
191 You Ain't No Good For Me / Sad And Lonely  album cover Jimmy Lee (13) You Ain't No Good For Me / Sad And Lonely(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 191 US 1956 Sell This Version
198 I Dreamed Of You  album cover Billy Martin And His Rockin' Wranglers I Dreamed Of You(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 198 US Unknown Sell This Version
199 Honey, Let's Go / Your Love  album cover Johnny Powers Honey, Let's Go / Your Love(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 199 US 1956 Sell This Version
200 Hey, Mr. Presley / Long Tall You (From Louisville)  album cover Pete De Bree And The Wanderers Hey, Mr. Presley / Long Tall You (From Louisville) (Single) 200 US 1958 Sell This Version
201 He'll Part The Waters / All The Way To Heaven  album cover Lexie Harvey And The Gospel Four He'll Part The Waters / All The Way To Heaven(7") Fortune Records (2) 201 US 1958 Sell This Version
203 Climbing Higher / From Crooked Street To Glory Avenue  album cover The Whirl Wind Evangelists Climbing Higher / From Crooked Street To Glory Avenue(7", Single, Mono) Fortune Records (2) 203 US 1958 Sell This Version
204 No Grave / Jonah  album cover The Whirl Wind Evangelists No Grave / Jonah(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 204 US Unknown Sell This Version
206 Don Rader (2) The Day At The Pines / Rock And Roll Grandpap(7") Fortune Records (2) 206 US 1958 Sell This Version
207 Hi Ho Little Girl / Little Love  album cover The Terrigan Brothers With The Sterlings (5) The Terrigan Brothers With The Sterlings (5) - Hi Ho Little Girl / Little Love(7") Fortune Records (2) 207 US 1958 Sell This Version
209 I'm A Millionaire / A Lonesome Feeling  album cover The Tennessee Harmony Boys I'm A Millionaire / A Lonesome Feeling(7", RE) Fortune Records (2) 209 US 2011 Sell This Version
214 Partings  album cover Jim Myers And His Gems* Partings(7") Fortune Records (2) 214 US Unknown Sell This Version
218 Ken Costa With The Checkmates (7) Ken Costa With The Checkmates (7) - If I Live To Be A Thousand / Miss Fanny(7") Fortune Records (2) 218 US Unknown Sell This Version
222 They're Talking About You / One Way Ticket To Tennessee  album cover Danny Richards & The Country Rhythm Boys They're Talking About You / One Way Ticket To Tennessee(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 222 US Unknown Sell This Version
223 John Henry   album cover The Windy Mountain Boys John Henry (7") Fortune Records (2) 223 US Unknown Sell This Version
226 Until  album cover Tommy Kato Until(7") Fortune Records (2) 226 US Unknown Sell This Version
227 Lonesome Juke Box And Me / Honeymoon Cabin  album cover The Hall Brothers (4) Lonesome Juke Box And Me / Honeymoon Cabin(7") Fortune Records (2) 227 US 1964 Sell This Version
230 Savior Guide Me   album cover Wendy Smith (2) And The Windy Mountain Boys Wendy Smith (2) And The Windy Mountain Boys - Savior Guide Me (7") Fortune Records (2) 230 US Unknown Sell This Version
233 The Pill / Carolyn (The Teenage Queen)  album cover Wendy Smith (2) And The Windy Mt. Ramblers Wendy Smith (2) And The Windy Mt. Ramblers - The Pill / Carolyn (The Teenage Queen)(7") Fortune Records (2) 233 US Unknown Sell This Version
235 Run Mary Run / Lonely Promises  album cover Al Burnette And The Southern Swingsters* Run Mary Run / Lonely Promises(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 235 US Unknown Sell This Version
485 I Don't Know Polka / Sandra's Waltz  album cover Georgie (9) I Don't Know Polka / Sandra's Waltz(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 485 US Unknown Sell This Version
500 Bus Stanley Oh, Marie / Jersey Bounce(7") Fortune Records (2) 500 US 1954 Sell This Version
502 Bus Stanley Siboney / Desert Song(7") Fortune Records (2) 502 US 1954 Sell This Version
511 The Wind / Baby, Be Mine  album cover The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong - The Wind / Baby, Be Mine (Single) 511 US 1954 Sell This Version
514 Route 16 / Hold Me Until Eternity  album cover The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong - Route 16 / Hold Me Until Eternity (Single) 514 US 1955 Sell This Version
516 Daddy Rockin' Strong / Do You Remember What You Did  album cover The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong - Daddy Rockin' Strong / Do You Remember What You Did (Single) 516 US 1955 Sell This Version
517 The Four Kings (2) Doo-Li-Op(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 517 US 1955 Sell This Version
518 The Way You Dog Me Around   album cover The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong - The Way You Dog Me Around (Single) 518 US 1955 Sell This Version
519 You're The Only Girl, Dolores / You Are  album cover Nolan Strong And The Diablos Nolan Strong And The Diablos - You're The Only Girl, Dolores / You Are (Single) 519 US 1956 Sell This Version
520 Ooh! Ooh! Those Eyes   album cover Don Lane With The Don Juans Don Lane With The Don Juans - Ooh! Ooh! Those Eyes 520 US 1956 Sell This Version
522 A Teardrop From Heaven / Try Me One More Time  album cover Nolan Strong And The Diablos Nolan Strong And The Diablos - A Teardrop From Heaven / Try Me One More Time(7") Fortune Records (2) 522 US 1956 Sell This Version
523 Jane   album cover Larry Corona Jane (7") Fortune Records (2) 523 US Unknown Sell This Version
524-F80 Shaking Shelley  album cover George Young (3) Shaking Shelley(7", Single, RP) Fortune Records (2) 524-F80 UK Unknown Sell This Version
525 The Mambo Of Love / Can't We Talk This Over  album cover Nolan Strong And The Diablos Nolan Strong And The Diablos - The Mambo Of Love / Can't We Talk This Over(7") Fortune Records (2) 525 US 1959 Sell This Version
527 When You Are In Love / The Trap Of Love  album cover The Premiers (12) When You Are In Love / The Trap Of Love(7") Fortune Records (2) 527 US 1957 Sell This Version
528 Just Go / Last Night I Cried   album cover Gino Parks Just Go / Last Night I Cried (7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 528 US 1957 Sell This Version
529 My Heart Will Always Belong To You / For Old Times Sakes  album cover Nolan Strong My Heart Will Always Belong To You / For Old Times Sakes(7") Fortune Records (2) 529 US 1959 Sell This Version
531 Goodbye, Matilda / I Am With You  album cover Nolan Strong And The Diablos Nolan Strong And The Diablos - Goodbye, Matilda / I Am With You(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 531 US 1959 Sell This Version
532 If I Oh I (Could Be With You Tonight)  album cover Nolan Strong And The Diablos Nolan Strong And The Diablos - If I Oh I (Could Be With You Tonight)(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 532 US 1959 Sell This Version
534 The Earthquakes (2), Walter Hamilton Combo* The Earthquakes (2), Walter Hamilton Combo* - Darling Be Mine / Bashful Guy (Single) 534 US 1959 Sell This Version
535 Long Walk / Destruction   album cover The Catalinas (11) Long Walk / Destruction (7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 535 US 1960 Sell This Version
536 Since You're Gone / Are You Gonna Do  album cover Nolan Strong And The Diablos Nolan Strong And The Diablos - Since You're Gone / Are You Gonna Do(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 536 US 1960 Sell This Version
537 Forbidden Love / Ooh! Ooh! Those Eyes  album cover Jimmy Burke (2) With The Sequins (8) And The Rhythm Kings (13) Jimmy Burke (2) With The Sequins (8) And The Rhythm Kings (13) - Forbidden Love / Ooh! Ooh! Those Eyes(7") Fortune Records (2) 537 US 1960 Sell This Version
538 Sugar Mama  album cover Doctor Ross The Harmonica Boss* Sugar Mama(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 538 US 1960 Sell This Version
539 Terry Soggs Route 16 / I Dream Of You(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 539 US 1961 Sell This Version
540 Floyd Smith with The Montclairs Granpa's Gully Rock(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 540 US Unknown Sell This Version
541 Listen To The Rain / (Why Don't You) Love Me  album cover The Delteens (2) Listen To The Rain / (Why Don't You) Love Me(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 541 US 1961 Sell This Version
544 I Don't Care / Blue Moon  album cover Nolan Strong With The Diablos Nolan Strong With The Diablos - I Don't Care / Blue Moon (Single) 544 US 1962 Sell This Version
545 Village Of Love  album cover Nathaniel Mayer And The Fabulous Twilights* Village Of Love (Single) 545 US 1962 Sell This Version
546 Mind Over Matter (I'm Gonna Make You Mine) / Beside You  album cover Nolan Strong Mind Over Matter (I'm Gonna Make You Mine) / Beside You 546 US 1962 Sell This Version
548 Cheese Cake / (I Love You) With Tender Passion  album cover The Nite Sounds Cheese Cake / (I Love You) With Tender Passion(7") Fortune Records (2) 548 US 1962 Sell This Version
549 Baby Only You  album cover Arlando King Baby Only You(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 549 US 1962 Sell This Version
550 Mr. Santa Claus (Bring Me My Baby) / Well I've Got News (For You)  album cover Nathaniel Mayer / Nathaniel Mayer And His Fabulous Twilights Nathaniel Mayer / Nathaniel Mayer And His Fabulous Twilights - Mr. Santa Claus (Bring Me My Baby) / Well I've Got News (For You)(7") Fortune Records (2) 550 US 1962 Sell This Version
550 Work It Out   album cover Nathaniel Mayer And His Fabulous Twilights Work It Out (7") Fortune Records (2) 550 US 1962 Sell This Version
551 I Won't Be Your Fool / Playboy  album cover Melvin Davis (2) With The Nite Sounds Melvin Davis (2) With The Nite Sounds - I Won't Be Your Fool / Playboy(7") Fortune Records (2) 551 US 1963 Sell This Version
552 Harem Girl / The Roll  album cover Butch Vaden And The Nite Sounds Butch Vaden And The Nite Sounds - Harem Girl / The Roll(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 552 US 1963 Sell This Version
553 I Really Love You / Everything They Said Came True  album cover Nolan Strong I Really Love You / Everything They Said Came True(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 553 US 1963 Sell This Version
554 I Had A Dream / I'm Not Gonna Cry  album cover Nathaniel Mayer And His Fabulous Twilights I Had A Dream / I'm Not Gonna Cry(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 554 US 1963 Sell This Version
556 (Yeah Baby) Because Of You   album cover Nolan Strong (Yeah Baby) Because Of You (7") Fortune Records (2) 556 US 1963 Sell This Version
557 My Last Dance With You / Going Back To The Village Of Love  album cover Nathaniel Mayer And His Fabulous Twilights My Last Dance With You / Going Back To The Village Of Love(7") Fortune Records (2) 557 US 1963 Sell This Version
559 Well, I'm Weak  album cover Eddie Stapleton Well, I'm Weak(7", Single) Fortune Records (2), Fortune Records (2) 559 US Unknown Sell This Version
560 You Tickle Me Baby / You Came Alone  album cover The Royal Jokers (2) You Tickle Me Baby / You Came Alone(7") Fortune Records (2) 560 US 1963 Sell This Version
561 Catch You Later   album cover Maury Dean And The Nite Shift Maury Dean And The Nite Shift - Catch You Later (7") Fortune Records (2) 561 US Unknown Sell This Version
562 F 322 A Place I know / Don't Come Back  album cover Nathaniel Mayer And The Dynamics A Place I know / Don't Come Back(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 562 F 322 US 1964 Sell This Version
563 Village Of Love / (I'm In Love) Real True Love  album cover Nolan Strong With The Diablos Nolan Strong With The Diablos - Village Of Love / (I'm In Love) Real True Love(7") Fortune Records (2) 563 US 1964 Sell This Version
564 Are You Making A Fool Out Of Me / I Want To Be Your Happiness  album cover Nolan Strong Are You Making A Fool Out Of Me / I Want To Be Your Happiness(7") Fortune Records (2) 564 US 1965 Sell This Version
567 I Want Love And Affection / From Now On  album cover Nathaniel Mayer And The Fortune Braves Nathaniel Mayer And The Fortune Braves - I Want Love And Affection / From Now On (Single) 567 US 1966 Sell This Version
568 Sally Bad  album cover The Utopias (2) With The Grooves (2) The Utopias (2) With The Grooves (2) - Sally Bad (Single) 568 US 1966 Sell This Version
570 Ride In My 225 / One Stop  album cover Spyder Turner / The Fortune Bravos* Spyder Turner / The Fortune Bravos* - Ride In My 225 / One Stop(7") Fortune Records (2) 570 US 1964 Sell This Version
571 Springtime  album cover Jacqui Carr Springtime(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 571 US 1964 Sell This Version
572 (Come Out Of) The Storm  album cover Armond Adams (Come Out Of) The Storm(7") Fortune Records (2) 572 US 1964 Sell This Version
573 I Found Out / 12th Street  album cover The Disciples (Messengers Of Soul) I Found Out / 12th Street(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 573 US Unknown Sell This Version
574 The Diablos The Way You Dog Me Around(7") Fortune Records (2) 574 US Unknown Sell This Version
576 I Need You / Garden Of Love  album cover Dell Vaughan I Need You / Garden Of Love(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 576 US 1964 Sell This Version