Starday Records

Starday Records

Profile:
Also appears as "Starday" only.
Starday Records was started in Beaumont, Texas in 1952 by Pappy Daily and Jack Starnes, Jr. The "Starday" name is a combination of Starnes' and Daily's names. The label recorded country & western, Cajun and sacred music.

Short history
1952 - Starday Records founded
1953 - Don Pierce (2) became the president of the label
1954 - Grand Ole Opry's New Star" by George Jones (2) released
1954 - Hollywood Records (2) label - owned by Don Pierce (2), consolidated
1955 - Pierce and Daily purchase Starnes' share of the label
1957 - January 1st merged into Mercury as Mercury Starday. In Dec. the headquarters moved to Madison, TN. - the distributor Starday International Sales, Inc. appeared
1958 - Mercury agreement dissolved. Pierce buys Daily's share of the label, Daily leaves the label
1964 - Nashville subsidiary started
1968 - Starday purchased King Records (3)
1969/1970 - name of the company changed to Starday-King Records, Inc.
1971 - Starday-King sold to Lin Broadcasting
July 1971 - Lin sold the Starday-King labels to Tennessee Recording and Publishing
1975 - labels sold to GML, Inc., Starday moved under Gusto Records, Inc.

Other companies associated to the label are:
Starday Recording And Publishing Co., Inc.
Starday Sound Studios

For unofficial releases, see Starday Records (2).
Sublabels
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
Gusto-Starday Records
1900 Elm Hill Pike
Nashville, TN 37210
USA

End of 1957 the label moved to
Box 115
Madison, TN
USA (Contact info now obsolete)

Until late 1957:
Starday Records
Box 1689,
Beaumont, TX
USA (Contact info now obsolete)
Sites:
[l64508]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
45 RPM-869 Artificial Flowers  album cover Kenny Roberts (2) Artificial Flowers(7", Promo) Starday Records 45 RPM-869 US 1969 Sell This Version
45 RPM-870 Six Steel Bars  album cover Gene Dunlap (3) Six Steel Bars(7", Single, Promo) Starday Records 45 RPM-870 US 1969 Sell This Version
45-S-241 Duck Tail / You're Gone  album cover Rudy "Tutti" Grayzell Duck Tail / You're Gone (Single) 45-S-241 US Unknown Sell This Version
45-SEP-139 Over The Rolling Sea  album cover Wayne Raney & The Raney Family* Wayne Raney & The Raney Family* - Over The Rolling Sea(7", EP) Starday Records 45-SEP-139 US Unknown Sell This Version
45-SEP-140 The Lewis Family / Jimmie Williams & Red Ellis  album cover The Lewis Family / Jimmie Williams* & Red Ellis The Lewis Family / Jimmie Williams* & Red Ellis - The Lewis Family / Jimmie Williams & Red Ellis(7", EP) Starday Records 45-SEP-140 US Unknown Sell This Version
45-SEP-141 Let The Church Roll On / Someone's Last Day  album cover The Stanley Brothers / Carl Story & His Rambling Mountaineers The Stanley Brothers / Carl Story & His Rambling Mountaineers - Let The Church Roll On / Someone's Last Day(7", EP) Starday Records 45-SEP-141 US Unknown Sell This Version
101 Cat Fishing / Gee, It's Tough To Be Thirteen  album cover Mary Jo Chelette Cat Fishing / Gee, It's Tough To Be Thirteen(7", Single) Starday Records 101 US 1953 Sell This Version
102 Mariuch (Mottie-Ooch) / Cherokee Steel Guitar  album cover Blackie Crawford / The Western Cherokees Blackie Crawford / The Western Cherokees - Mariuch (Mottie-Ooch) / Cherokee Steel Guitar(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 102 US 1953 Sell This Version
103 I Don't Like It / If You Don't Mind  album cover Bob Heppler I Don't Like It / If You Don't Mind(7", Single) Starday Records 103 US 1953 Sell This Version
104 You-All Come / Poor Ole Teacher  album cover Arlie Duff You-All Come / Poor Ole Teacher 104 US 1953 Sell This Version
105 Hot Check Baby  album cover Blackie Crawford Hot Check Baby(Shellac, 10", Mono) Starday Records 105 US 1953 Sell This Version
109 Two Can Play The Game  album cover Patsy Elshire Two Can Play The Game(7", Single, Mono) Starday Records 109 US Unknown Sell This Version
110 I Lost My Gal / Nobody Knows  album cover Bill Potter (3) I Lost My Gal / Nobody Knows(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 110 US 1953 Sell This Version
112 You Can Be The One / Son Of Mexican Joe  album cover Mary Jo Chelette And The Western Cherokees Mary Jo Chelette And The Western Cherokees - You Can Be The One / Son Of Mexican Joe(7", Single) Starday Records 112 US 1953 Sell This Version
114 Tho' You're In My Arms  album cover Sonny Burns Tho' You're In My Arms 114 US 1953 Sell This Version
115 You Can't Play In My Playhouse / Pieces Of A Heart  album cover Patsy Elshire You Can't Play In My Playhouse / Pieces Of A Heart(7", Single) Starday Records 115 US 1953 Sell This Version
117 Gypsy Heart  album cover Jack Rhodes Gypsy Heart 117 US 1953 Sell This Version
118 Too Hot To Handle   album cover Sonny Burns Too Hot To Handle (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 118 US 1953 Sell This Version
124 Empty Feeling In My Heart  album cover Fred Crawford Empty Feeling In My Heart(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 124 US 1953 Sell This Version
125 High As A Georgia Pine  album cover Jimmie Walton High As A Georgia Pine(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 125 US 1954 Sell This Version
131 A Place For Girls Like You/Heart Like A Dollar Sign  album cover Sonny Burns and The Western Cherokees Sonny Burns and The Western Cherokees - A Place For Girls Like You/Heart Like A Dollar Sign(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 131 US 1954 Sell This Version
132 Let Me Be Your Salty Dog ~ Back To The Country  album cover Arlie Duff With The Western Cherokees Arlie Duff With The Western Cherokees - Let Me Be Your Salty Dog ~ Back To The Country(10") Starday Records 132 US Unknown Sell This Version
137 Too Much Pride  album cover Les Chambers And His Mountaineers Too Much Pride(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 137 US Unknown Sell This Version
143 Wired For Sound  album cover Dick Stubbs Wired For Sound(10", Single) Starday Records 143 US 1955 Sell This Version
144 Little Poplar Log House  album cover The Phipps Family Little Poplar Log House(7", EP) Starday Records 144 US Unknown Sell This Version
144 I'll Live That Name   album cover Jimmie Walton I'll Live That Name (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 144 US 1954 Sell This Version
145 First On Your List  album cover Fred Crawford First On Your List(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 145 US 1954 Sell This Version
146 Play It Cool Man - Play It Cool / Wrong About You	  album cover George Jones (2) Play It Cool Man - Play It Cool / Wrong About You (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 146 US 1954 Sell This Version
152 Waltzing With Sin / Another Woman Looking For A Man  album cover Sonny Burns With The Western Cherokees Sonny Burns With The Western Cherokees - Waltzing With Sin / Another Woman Looking For A Man(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 152 US 1954 Sell This Version
153 Hoot And Curley* With The Western Cherokees Hoot And Curley* With The Western Cherokees - Hurry Hurry / Another Man's Wife(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 153 US Unknown Sell This Version
156 Fred Crawford Each Passing Day / Never Gonna Get Married Again(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 156 US 1954 Sell This Version
159 Take It Away Lucky / Don't Trade   album cover Eddie Noack Take It Away Lucky / Don't Trade (Shellac, 10") Starday Records 159 US 1954 Sell This Version
159 Wreck On The L & N Railroad  album cover The Phipps Family Wreck On The L & N Railroad(7", EP) Starday Records 159 US Unknown Sell This Version
161 Lucky Me  album cover Chuck Mayfield Lucky Me(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 161 US 1954 Sell This Version
162 Let Him Know / You All Goodnight  album cover George Jones (2) Let Him Know / You All Goodnight(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 162 US 1954 Sell This Version
163 Smoochin' / Yearning (To Kiss You)  album cover Eddie Eddings Smoochin' / Yearning (To Kiss You)(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 163 US 1954 Sell This Version
165 Tell Her  album cover Sonny Burns Tell Her(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 165 US 1954 Sell This Version
168 Country Lovin'/Part Of Your Heart  album cover Hoot & Curley Country Lovin'/Part Of Your Heart(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 168 US 1954 Sell This Version
169 Left Over Lovin' / I'll Be So Good To You  album cover Eddie Noack Left Over Lovin' / I'll Be So Good To You(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 169 US 1955 Sell This Version
174 Gumbo-Mumbo (Papa Had To Go) / Wine-O Boogie  album cover Bill Nettles Gumbo-Mumbo (Papa Had To Go) / Wine-O Boogie(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 174 US 1955 Sell This Version
175 Let's Change Sweethearts/Invitations  album cover Sonny Burns Let's Change Sweethearts/Invitations(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 175 US 1955 Sell This Version
179 Rockin' Daddy / Hold Me Baby  album cover Sonny Fisher Rockin' Daddy / Hold Me Baby (Single) 179 US 1955 Sell This Version
185 Roy Drusky Mumbling To Myself / Such A Fool(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 185 US 1955 Sell This Version
187 New Jole Blon (English) / Jole Blon (French)  album cover Harry Choates New Jole Blon (English) / Jole Blon (French)(10", Single) Starday Records 187 US Unknown Sell This Version
189 Six Feet Of Earth / You'll Look A Long Time  album cover Sonny Burns Six Feet Of Earth / You'll Look A Long Time(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 189 US 1955 Sell This Version
190 Sonny Fisher Sneaky Pete / Hey Mama(Shellac, 10", Single) Starday Records 190 US Unknown Sell This Version
191 Guest Star In Heaven / I Know I'm Falling In Love  album cover Earney Vandagriff And The Big "D" Boys Guest Star In Heaven / I Know I'm Falling In Love(7", Single) Starday Records 191 US 1955 Sell This Version
195 You Get What You Pay For / Battered Old Raincoat  album cover Hoot & Curley You Get What You Pay For / Battered Old Raincoat(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 195 Unknown Sell This Version
202 Why Baby Why / Seasons Of My Heart  album cover George Jones (2) Why Baby Why / Seasons Of My Heart (Single) 202 US 1955 Sell This Version
205 Rainbow Of Love / Waitin' And Watchin'  album cover Jack Derrick (2) Rainbow Of Love / Waitin' And Watchin'(7") Starday Records 205 US 1955 Sell This Version
206 Real Sincerely  album cover Les Chambers, Johnny Mathis* Les Chambers, Johnny Mathis* - Real Sincerely(7", Single) Starday Records 206 US Unknown Sell This Version
207 Rockin' And A Rollin / I Can't Lose  album cover Sonny Fisher Rockin' And A Rollin / I Can't Lose 207 Unknown Sell This Version
208 I Die Ten Thousand Times A Day / We're On The Main Line  album cover Leon Payne I Die Ten Thousand Times A Day / We're On The Main Line (Single) 208 US 1955 Sell This Version
209 A Real Cool Cat  album cover Sonny Burns A Real Cool Cat(7", Single) Starday Records 209 US 1955 Sell This Version
211 Hog Sloppin' Time / Are You Trying To Tell Me Goodbye  album cover Chuck Mayfield Hog Sloppin' Time / Are You Trying To Tell Me Goodbye (Single) 211 US 1955 Sell This Version
212 Poor Hobo / Opelousas Waltz  album cover Harry Choates Poor Hobo / Opelousas Waltz(7") Starday Records 212 US 1955 Sell This Version
213 Fair Today, Cold Tomorrow / Don't Worry Bout Me, Baby  album cover Eddie Noack Fair Today, Cold Tomorrow / Don't Worry Bout Me, Baby(7", Single) Starday Records 213 US 1955 Sell This Version
214 Old Home Jim  album cover Lonnie Glosson Old Home Jim(7", EP) Starday Records 214 US Unknown Sell This Version
214 Ain't It Funny  album cover Glenn Barber Ain't It Funny(7", Single) Starday Records 214 US Unknown Sell This Version
216 What Am I Worth / Still Hurtin'  album cover George Jones (2) What Am I Worth / Still Hurtin' (Single) 216 US 1955 Sell This Version
218 Fred Crawford Just Another Broken Heart / Me And My New Baby(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 218 US 1955 Sell This Version
223 Satan's A-Waitin  album cover Sonny Burns Satan's A-Waitin(7") Starday Records 223 US 1956 Sell This Version
224 Honky Tonky Boogie / Port Arthur Waltz  album cover Harry Choates Honky Tonky Boogie / Port Arthur Waltz(7") Starday Records 224 US Unknown Sell This Version
225 When The Bright Lights Grow Dim / It Ain't Much But It's Home  album cover Eddie Noack When The Bright Lights Grow Dim / It Ain't Much But It's Home (Single) 225 US 1956 Sell This Version
227 Carl Stuart Let 'Em Talk / I Did Care, I Do Care(7") Starday Records 227 US Unknown Sell This Version
232 Two By Four / You Can't Lean On Me  album cover Leon Payne Two By Four / You Can't Lean On Me(7", Single) Starday Records 232 US 1956 Sell This Version
234 Your Heart / Ragged But Right  album cover George Jones (2) Your Heart / Ragged But Right (Single) 234 US 1956 Sell This Version
235 Sixteen Chicks / Deep In The Heart Of A Fool  album cover Link Davis Sixteen Chicks / Deep In The Heart Of A Fool (Single) 235 US 1956 Sell This Version
236 Once Again / No Fault Of Mine  album cover Benny Barnes Once Again / No Fault Of Mine(7", Single) Starday Records 236 US Unknown Sell This Version
237 What's The Difference  album cover Neal Merritt What's The Difference(Shellac, 10") Starday Records 237 US 1956 Sell This Version
240 Rock It  album cover Thumper Jones Rock It (Single) 240 US 1956 Sell This Version
241 Duck Tail / You're Gone  album cover Rudy "Tutti" Grayzell Duck Tail / You're Gone (Single) 241 US 1956 Sell This Version
242 Link Davis Sixteen Chicks / Grasshopper Rock (Single) 242 US 1956 Sell This Version
243 Rock Candy Rock / Secret Of My Heart  album cover Fred Crawford Rock Candy Rock / Secret Of My Heart(7", Single) Starday Records 243 US 1956 Sell This Version
244 Pink And Black  album cover Sonny Fisher Pink And Black (Single) 244 US 1956 Sell This Version
247 You Gotta Be My Baby / It's OK  album cover George Jones (2) You Gotta Be My Baby / It's OK (Single) 247 US 1956 Sell This Version
251 Joy Joy Joy / All Of A Sudden  album cover Biff Collie Joy Joy Joy / All Of A Sudden(7") Starday Records 251 US Unknown Sell This Version
253 Rocky Bill Ford Have You Seen Mabel / Mad Dog In Town (Single) 253 US 1956 Sell This Version
262 Poor Man's Riches  album cover Benny Barnes Poor Man's Riches 262 US 1956 Sell This Version
264 Just One More	/ Gonna Come Get You	  album cover George Jones (2) Just One More / Gonna Come Get You (Single) 264 US 1956 Sell This Version
267 Sweet Sweet Love / A Prisoner's Diary  album cover Leon Payne Sweet Sweet Love / A Prisoner's Diary(7", Single) Starday Records 267 US Unknown Sell This Version
271 Cry - Cry (It's Good For You) / Extra - Extra  album cover Jeanette Hicks Cry - Cry (It's Good For You) / Extra - Extra(7", Single) Starday Records 271 US Unknown Sell This Version
276 The Worm Has Turned / She Can't Stand The Light Of Day  album cover Eddie Noack The Worm Has Turned / She Can't Stand The Light Of Day (Single) 276 US 1956 Sell This Version
278 Fool That I Was / I Don't Want To Say I Love You  album cover Tibby Edwards Fool That I Was / I Don't Want To Say I Love You(7") Starday Records 278 US Unknown Sell This Version
279 Yearning  album cover Jeanette Hicks, George Jones (2) Jeanette Hicks, George Jones (2) - Yearning(7", Single) Starday Records, Starday Records 279 US 1957 Sell This Version
292 I Ain't Gonna Take It  album cover Sleepy La Beef I Ain't Gonna Take It(7", Single) Starday Records 292 Unknown Sell This Version
294 Let Me Be With You Forever / My Heart Gets Lonely  album cover Eddie Skelton Let Me Be With You Forever / My Heart Gets Lonely(7") Starday Records, Starday Records 294 US 1957 Sell This Version
301 Sometime / Lovin' You  album cover Utah Carl Sometime / Lovin' You(7", Single) Starday Records 301 US 1957 Sell This Version
302 What A Way To Die / You've Done It Again  album cover Arlie Duff And The Duff Family Arlie Duff And The Duff Family - What A Way To Die / You've Done It Again(7", Single) Starday Records 302 US 1957 Sell This Version
314 By The Mission Wall/ You're Not The Same Sweet Girl  album cover Fred Crawford By The Mission Wall/ You're Not The Same Sweet Girl(7", Single) Starday Records 314 Unknown Sell This Version
316 Scarecrow/ Think Of Her Now  album cover Eddie Noack Scarecrow/ Think Of Her Now(7", Single) Starday Records 316 Unknown Sell This Version
336 Blues Around My Door   album cover Cecil Bowman Blues Around My Door (7") Starday Records 336 1958 Sell This Version
356 Roger Miller You're Forgetting Me/ Can't Stop Loving You(7", Single) Starday Records 356 Unknown Sell This Version
463 Rosie  album cover Rose Maddox Rosie(LP, TP) Starday Records 463 US 1970 Sell This Version
470 Run Wild / You're Cheap As You Can Be  album cover Jimmy Jay (2) Run Wild / You're Cheap As You Can Be(7") Starday Records 470 US 1959 Sell This Version
479 I'm Gonna Get You / Dear Lord, Let Me Die  album cover Denver Duke & Jeffery Null I'm Gonna Get You / Dear Lord, Let Me Die(7", Single) Starday Records 479 US Unknown Sell This Version
489 Bluegrass Evolution  album cover J.D. Crowe Bluegrass Evolution(CD) Starday Records 489 US 1998 Sell This Version
506 Rank Stranger / Gathering Flowers For The Master's Bouquet  album cover The Stanley Brothers Rank Stranger / Gathering Flowers For The Master's Bouquet(7", Single) Starday Records 506 US 1960 Sell This Version
510 Burna The School / One Is A Lonely Number  album cover Red Sovine Burna The School / One Is A Lonely Number(7") Starday Records 510 US 1960 Sell This Version
520 Let's Take Our Children To Church / City On The Hill  album cover Howard Bramlett Let's Take Our Children To Church / City On The Hill(7", Single) Starday Records 520 US 1955 Sell This Version