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:
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Label


Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year 
103 Would You? / That's What Ireland Means To Me  album cover Fred Kendall (2) And The Starlite Trio Fred Kendall (2) And The Starlite Trio - Would You? / That's What Ireland Means To Me(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 103 US 1947 Sell This Version
112 Jeff Durham And His Rhythm Playboys Tennessee Boogie / Spring Is Made For Love(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 112 US 1949 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 Bros.* Hamtramck Mama / Highland Park Girl 120 US 1949 Sell This Version
121 Skeet Ring And The Hillbilly Swingsters Sunset Beau / Sitting On Top Of The World(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
129 Honky Tonkin' Blues / The Fire In My Heart  album cover Earl Songer And His Rocky Road Ramblers* Honky Tonkin' Blues / The Fire In My Heart(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 129 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 1950 Sell This Version
140 Slim Williams (2) With The Sons Of The Prairie Slim Williams (2) With The Sons Of The Prairie - Kentucky Highway / Alone At A Table For Two(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 140 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
45-145 Mean And Evil Blues / The Tattooed Lady  album cover Johnnie White / Skeet's McDonald* Johnnie White / Skeet's McDonald* - Mean And Evil Blues / The Tattooed Lady(7") Fortune Records (2) 45-145 US 1950 Sell This Version
154 Love Bird Of Tennessee / Wrangler Boy’s Boogie  album cover Randy Hankins And His Melody Wranglers Love Bird Of Tennessee / Wrangler Boy’s Boogie(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 154 US 1951 Sell This Version
160 Earl & Joyce Songer Someone To Call My Own / Dissatisfied(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 160 US 1951 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
711 Waltz Of Virginia / Hey! It's Chuck's Boogie  album cover Chuck Oakes And His Chuck Wagon Boys Waltz Of Virginia / Hey! It's Chuck's Boogie 711 US 1951 Sell This Version
163 I Sent Your Roses / Tennessee Bounce  album cover Jeff Durham And His Kentucky Boys I Sent Your Roses / Tennessee Bounce(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 163 US 1952 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
45-165 I'm Looking For Sunshine (But Only Find Rain) / Birthday Cake Boogie  album cover Jeff Durham And His Kentucky Boys / Skeet's McDonald* & Benny Walker With Johnnie White And His Rhythm Riders Jeff Durham And His Kentucky Boys / Skeet's McDonald* & Benny Walker With Johnnie White And His Rhythm Riders - I'm Looking For Sunshine (But Only Find Rain) / Birthday Cake Boogie(7") Fortune Records (2) 45-165 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 / Going Down The Road Feeling Bad (Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 170 US 1953 Sell This Version
174 Sorrow And Pain / Kaw-Liga  album cover The Davis Sisters Sorrow And Pain / Kaw-Liga(7") Fortune Records (2) 174 US 1953 Sell This Version
45-170 Jealous Love   album cover The Davis Sisters With Roy Hall And His Cohutta Mountain Boys The Davis Sisters With Roy Hall And His Cohutta Mountain Boys - Jealous Love (7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 45-170 US 1953 Sell This Version
45-175 Heartbreak Ahead / Steel Wool  album cover The Davis Sisters / Chuck Hatfield And The Treble-Aires* The Davis Sisters / Chuck Hatfield And The Treble-Aires* - Heartbreak Ahead / Steel Wool (Single) 45-175 US 1953 Sell This Version
175 Heartbreak Ahead / Steel Wool  album cover The Davis Sisters / Chuck Hatfield And The Treble-Aires* The Davis Sisters / Chuck Hatfield And The Treble-Aires* - Heartbreak Ahead / Steel Wool(Shellac, 10") Fortune Records (2) 175 US 1954 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 182 US 1954 Sell This Version
183 Big Chief Yodel / No Need To Cry  album cover Big Chief Redbird And His Cherokee Braves Big Chief Yodel / No Need To Cry(7") Fortune Records (2) 183 US 1954 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
509 Adios, My Desert Love / (I Want) An Old Fashioned Girl  album cover The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong - Adios, My Desert Love / (I Want) An Old Fashioned Girl(10", Single) Fortune Records (2), Fortune Records (2) 509 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
811 You Don't Mean Me Right  album cover The Four Kings (7) You Don't Mean Me Right(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 811 US 1954 Sell This Version
45-509 Adios, My Desert Love / (I Want) An Old Fashioned Girl  album cover The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong The Diablos Featuring Nolan Strong - Adios, My Desert Love / (I Want) An Old Fashioned Girl(7", Single) Fortune Records (2), Fortune Records (2) 45-509 US 1954 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 (Single) 181 US 1955 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
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
515 Rose Of Tangier / Mambo Costa Rica  album cover Carlos Cortez And His Rhythm Kings Rose Of Tangier / Mambo Costa Rica(7") Fortune Records (2) 515 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
820 Loose Caboose    album cover Joe Weaver Loose Caboose (7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 820 US 1955 Sell This Version
821 Doctor Baby   album cover The Five Dollars Doctor Baby 821 US 1955 Sell This Version
822 Mister Cool Breeze / I'll Forever Love You  album cover The Swans (5) Mister Cool Breeze / I'll Forever Love You(7") Fortune Records (2) 822 US 1955 Sell This Version
823 Rose Of Tangier   album cover The Bu Bu Turner Group* Rose Of Tangier 823 US 1955 Sell This Version
824 Pulling Time / Goin' Down To Tia Juana  album cover Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)* With The Don Juans Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)* With The Don Juans - Pulling Time / Goin' Down To Tia Juana (Single) 824 US 1955 Sell This Version
45-176 Take It Or Leave It / Man! Turn Me Loose  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 - Take It Or Leave It / Man! Turn Me Loose(7") Fortune Records (2) 45-176 US 1955 Sell This Version
185 Third Set Of Tears / Partnership Love Affair  album cover Cal Davis And His Tennessee Kings* Third Set Of Tears / Partnership Love Affair(7") Fortune Records (2) 185 US 1956 Sell This Version
186 Rock And Roll Baby / You Are The One  album cover 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 1956 Sell This Version
188 Blue Flame / She's Done Gone  album cover Bill Hicks And The Southerneers Blue Flame / She's Done Gone(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 188 US 1956 Sell This Version
190 I Didn't Know I Loved You / Life Of Sorrow  album cover Roy Rector And Slim Bradford Roy Rector And Slim Bradford - I Didn't Know I Loved You / Life Of Sorrow(7") Fortune Records (2) 190 US 1956 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
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
825 Baby, I Love You So  / It Must Be Love  album cover Joe Weaver With The Don Juans / Joe Weaver And His Blue Note Orchestra* Joe Weaver With The Don Juans / Joe Weaver And His Blue Note Orchestra* - Baby, I Love You So / It Must Be Love 825 US 1956 Sell This Version
826 So Strange  album cover The Five Dollars So Strange (Single) 826 US 1956 Sell This Version
827 Mozelle / Just Want A Little Lovin'  album cover Andre Williams (2) Mozelle / Just Want A Little Lovin' 827 US 1956 Sell This Version
829 Going Back To Chicago  album cover Chet Oliver With Joe Weaver And His Blue Note Band* Chet Oliver With Joe Weaver And His Blue Note Band* - Going Back To Chicago(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 829 US 1956 Sell This Version
830 Hard Working Mama / I Will Wait  album cover The Five Dollars Hard Working Mama / I Will Wait(7") Fortune Records (2) 830 US 1956 Sell This Version
831 Bacon Fat / Just Because Of A Kiss  album cover Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm) And His New Group* Bacon Fat / Just Because Of A Kiss 831 US 1956 Sell This Version
837 Jail Bait / My Tears  album cover Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)*, Charlie Morris Orchestra Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)*, Charlie Morris Orchestra - Jail Bait / My Tears 837 US 1956 Sell This Version
193 My Bucket's Got A Hole In It / Wanderer's Blues  album cover Pete De Bree And The Wanderers My Bucket's Got A Hole In It / Wanderer's Blues(7") Fortune Records (2) 193 US 1957 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
828 It's All Over / Bobby Jean  album cover Andre Williams (2) With The Don Juans Andre Williams (2) With The Don Juans - It's All Over / Bobby Jean 828 US 1957 Sell This Version
832 Looka Here Pretty Baby   album cover Joe Weaver With The Don Juans Joe Weaver With The Don Juans - Looka Here Pretty Baby (7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 832 US 1957 Sell This Version
833 How To Do The Bacon Fat  / You Fool  album cover The Five Dollars How To Do The Bacon Fat / You Fool(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 833 US 1957 Sell This Version
834 You Are My Sunshine / Mean Jean  album cover Andre Williams (2) You Are My Sunshine / Mean Jean 834 US 1957 Sell This Version
836 Calypso Beat / This Is A Miracle  album cover Little Eddie And The Don Juans Calypso Beat / This Is A Miracle (Single) 836 US 1957 Sell This Version
838 Baby, Don't You Want To Go / 10 Below Zero  album cover Bo-Bo Jenkins* Baby, Don't You Want To Go / 10 Below Zero(7") Fortune Records (2) 838 US 1957 Sell This Version
839 The Greasy Chicken / Come On, Baby  album cover Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)* The Greasy Chicken / Come On, Baby 839 US 1957 Sell This Version
839 Don't Touch / Please Pass The Biscuits  album cover Andre Williams (2), Gino Parks Andre Williams (2), Gino Parks - Don't Touch / Please Pass The Biscuits(7") Fortune Records (2) 839 US 1957 Sell This Version
839 The Greasy Chicken / Please Pass The Biscuits  album cover Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)* The Greasy Chicken / Please Pass The Biscuits(7") Fortune Records (2) 839 US 1957 Sell This Version
839X Don't Touch / Pass The Biscuits Please  album cover Andre Williams (2), Gino Parks Andre Williams (2), Gino Parks - Don't Touch / Pass The Biscuits Please(7") Fortune Records (2) 839X US 1957 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 1958 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
205 A Cure For Love / Rock The Universe  album cover Dell Vaughan And The Fortune Aires Dell Vaughan And The Fortune Aires - A Cure For Love / Rock The Universe(7") Fortune Records (2) 205 US 1958 Sell This Version
206 The Day At The Pines / Rock And Roll Grandpap  album cover 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
840 Sweet Little Angel / I Don't Like You That Much  album cover The Royal Jokers (2) Sweet Little Angel / I Don't Like You That Much(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 840 US 1958 Sell This Version
841 Harriet / Come Home Little Girl  album cover The Diablos Harriet / Come Home Little Girl(7") Fortune Records (2) 841 US 1958 Sell This Version
842 My Last Dance With You / Hey! Country Girl  album cover Andre Williams (Mr. Rhythm)* My Last Dance With You / Hey! Country Girl(7") Fortune Records (2) 842 US 1958 Sell This Version
843 Too Small To Dance / Gonna Get Me A Satellite  album cover Little Ernest Tucker* Too Small To Dance / Gonna Get Me A Satellite (Single) 843 US 1958 Sell This Version
844 Earl Chatman Take Two Steps Back / Loving You Baby(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 844 US 1958 Sell This Version
845 My Mama Said / Yellow Moon  album cover Little Eddie* And The Dollars* Little Eddie* And The Dollars* - My Mama Said / Yellow Moon(7", Single) Fortune Records (2) 845 US 1958 Sell This Version
851 (Andre W. Is) M-M-Movin' / (Georgia May's) Movin'  album cover Andre Williams (2) And Gino Parks Andre Williams (2) And Gino Parks - (Andre W. Is) M-M-Movin' / (Georgia May's) Movin'(7") Fortune Records (2) 851 US 1958 Sell This Version
856 Jailhouse Blues / I Still Love You  album cover Andre Williams (2) Jailhouse Blues / I Still Love You(7") Fortune Records (2) 856 US 1958 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
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 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) (Single) 532 US 1959 Sell This Version
533 Take My Hand / Oh Joe Joe  album cover The Centurys (3) Take My Hand / Oh Joe Joe(7") Fortune Records (2) 533 US 1959 Sell This Version