Cobra Record Corp.

Cobra Record Corp.

Profile:
An independent Chicago R&B and blues label that operated from 1956-1959.

For unofficial reissues, please use Cobra Record Corp. (2).

The label was founded by Eli Toscano and Howard Bedno, and launched the recording careers of Chicago blues artists Otis Rush, Magic Sam and Buddy Guy. Dissatisfied with his arrangement with Chess Records, Willie Dixon joined Cobra where served in many capacities, including talent scout, producer, arranger, songwriter, bassist and became the label's artistic vision.
Sublabels
Sites:
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Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
5000 I Can't Quit You Baby / Sit Down Baby  album cover Otis Rush I Can't Quit You Baby / Sit Down Baby (Single) 5000 US 1956 Sell This Version
5001 Rock and Roll Boogie/ I Do  album cover The Clouds (8) Rock and Roll Boogie/ I Do(7", Single) Cobra Record Corp. 5001 US 1956 Sell This Version
5002 Have A Good Time / Need My Baby  album cover Shakey Horton* Have A Good Time / Need My Baby 5002 US 1956 Sell This Version
5003 Mambo Fiesta  album cover Calvaes* Mambo Fiesta (Single) 5003 US 1956 Sell This Version
5004 One More Dance / You Eat Too Much  album cover Harold Burrage And His Combo One More Dance / You Eat Too Much (Single) 5004 US 1956 Sell This Version
5005 Violent Love / My Love Will Never Die  album cover Otis Rush And His Band* Violent Love / My Love Will Never Die (Single) 5005 US 1956 Sell This Version
5006 It's You Baby / Highway 61  album cover Sunnyland Slim It's You Baby / Highway 61 5006 US 1957 Sell This Version
5007 Fishin' In My Pond / I'll Just Keep Walkin'  album cover Lee Jackson (4) Fishin' In My Pond / I'll Just Keep Walkin' (Single) 5007 US 1957 Sell This Version
5008 I Need A Man  album cover Gloria Irving I Need A Man(7", Single, Mono) Cobra Record Corp. 5008 US 1957 Sell This Version
5009 The Duke Walks / Something Else  album cover Duke Jenkins The Duke Walks / Something Else 5009 US 1957 Sell This Version
5010 Groaning The Blues / If You Were Mine  album cover Otis Rush Groaning The Blues / If You Were Mine 5010 US 1957 Sell This Version
5011 Crying The Blues / Little Girl  album cover Little Willie Foster Crying The Blues / Little Girl (Single) 5011 US 1957 Sell This Version
5012 Messed Up / I Don't Care Who Knows  album cover Harold Burrage Messed Up / I Don't Care Who Knows 5012 US 1957 Sell This Version
5013 All Your Love / Love Me With A Feeling  album cover Magic Sam All Your Love / Love Me With A Feeling 5013 US 1957 Sell This Version
5014 Born With Rhythm / Lonely Lonely Village  album cover The Calvaes Born With Rhythm / Lonely Lonely Village 5014 US 1957 Sell This Version
5015 Jump Sister Bessie / Love That Woman  album cover Otis Rush Jump Sister Bessie / Love That Woman (Single) 5015 US 1957 Sell This Version
5015 Jump Sister Bessie / Sit Down Baby  album cover Otis Rush Jump Sister Bessie / Sit Down Baby(7", Single, RE) Cobra Record Corp. 5015 Unknown Sell This Version
5016 Changing Love  album cover Clarence Jolly Changing Love(7", Single) Cobra Record Corp. 5016 US 1957 Sell This Version
5018 Stop For The Red Light / Satisfied  album cover Harold Burrage Stop For The Red Light / Satisfied (Single) 5018 US 1957 Sell This Version
5019 My Life Depends On You  album cover Betty Everett My Life Depends On You 5019 US 1957 Sell This Version
5020 Where Can My Loved One Be / Shake It  album cover Duke Jenkins And His Orchestra* Where Can My Loved One Be / Shake It(7") Cobra Record Corp. 5020 US 1957 Sell This Version
5021 Everything Gonna Be Alright / Look Whatcha Done  album cover Magic Sam Everything Gonna Be Alright / Look Whatcha Done (Single) 5021 US 1958 Sell This Version
5022 She Knocks Me Out / A Heart (Filled With Pain)  album cover Harold Burrage And Willie Dixon Band* Harold Burrage And Willie Dixon Band* - She Knocks Me Out / A Heart (Filled With Pain)(7", Single) Cobra Record Corp. 5022 US 1958 Sell This Version
5023 She's A Good 'Un  album cover Otis Rush And Willie Dixon Band* Otis Rush And Willie Dixon Band* - She's A Good 'Un (Single) 5023 US 1958 Sell This Version
5025 All Night Long / All My Whole Life  album cover Magic Sam All Night Long / All My Whole Life 5025 US 1958 Sell This Version
5026 I Cry For You / Betty Jean  album cover Harold Burrage And His Band* I Cry For You / Betty Jean 5026 US 1958 Sell This Version
5027 It Takes Time / Checking On My Baby  album cover Otis Rush It Takes Time / Checking On My Baby (Single) 5027 US 1958 Sell This Version
5028 Little Chickie / Bonnie  album cover Jimmy Kelly & The Rock-A-Beats Little Chickie / Bonnie (Single) 5028 US 1958 Sell This Version
5029 Easy Baby / 21 Days In Jail  album cover Magic Sam Easy Baby / 21 Days In Jail (Single) 5029 US 1958 Sell This Version
5030 Double Trouble / Keep On Loving Me, Baby  album cover Otis Rush And His Band* Double Trouble / Keep On Loving Me, Baby (Single) 5030 US 1959 Sell This Version
5032 All Your Love (I Miss Loving) / My Baby's A Good'un  album cover Otis Rush & His Band All Your Love (I Miss Loving) / My Baby's A Good'un (Single) 5032 US 1959 Sell This Version
5033 Box Top / Walking Down The Aisle  album cover Ike Turner's King's Of Rhythm* Box Top / Walking Down The Aisle 5033 US 1959 Sell This Version
7-63222 This One's A Good 'Un  album cover Otis Rush This One's A Good 'Un(LP, Comp) Blue Horizon, Blue Horizon 7-63222 Netherlands 1969 Sell This Version
302 061 934 2 The Cobra Records Singles Collection  album cover Various The Cobra Records Singles Collection(2xCD, Album, Comp) Cobra Record Corp., Fuel 2000 302 061 934 2 US 2000 Sell This Version
PCD02 1957-1966 (West Side Guitar)  album cover Magic Sam 1957-1966 (West Side Guitar)(CD, Comp) Paula Records, Cobra Record Corp. PCD02 US Unknown Sell This Version
PCD-2161 Cobra Sessions 1958  album cover Ike Turner's Kings Of Rhythm Cobra Sessions 1958(CD, Comp) P-Vine Records, Cobra Record Corp. PCD-2161 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
PCD-2346 Working On The Blues Vol. 1  album cover Willie Dixon Working On The Blues Vol. 1(CD, Comp) P-Vine Records PCD-2346 Japan 1992 Sell This Version
VS-6001 I Can't Quit You Baby  album cover Otis Rush I Can't Quit You Baby(LP, Comp, Mono) Vivid Sound, Cobra Record Corp. VS-6001 Japan 1985 Sell This Version