Search

Artist

Bill Black's Combo

Bill Black's Combo
Aliases
Bill Black
The Bill Black Combo
Bill Black Combo featuring Bob Tucker
Country
United States
Comments
In the early 1960s Bill Black became seriously ill and was not able to travel. In 1963 Bob Tucker joined Bill Black's Combo as guitar and bass player and road manager. After Bill Black's death in 1965, Bob Tucker took over as leader of the group.
Members
Bill Black Bass (1959-1965)
Bobby Emmons Piano & keyboard (1960-1963)
Ace Cannon Sax (1959-1961)
Jerry Arnold

Meta

Added by Canary

Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
i October 1959 (2 artists)

Covers by Bill Black's Combo

Title Performer Release date Originally by
i 1962 Duane Eddy, His 'Twangy' Guitar and The Rebels
i March 1970 Jerry Butler
i December 1959 Johnny Mercer and The Pied Pipers with Paul Weston and His Orchestra
i June 1966 Buck Owens
i December 1962 Fats Domino
i 1962 Eddie Riff with Orchestra
i August 1975 David Houston [US1]
i December 1959 Emmett Miller
i 1968 Procol Harum
i 1964 Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra
i 1962 Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps
i 1967 Benešova dechová hudba
i 1967 June Knight
i July 1968 Jimmy Reed
i 1964 Irving Abrams & His Orchestra
i October 1960 Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye
i 1978 Roy Acuff and His Smoky Mountain Boys
i May 1967 Jack Denny and His Orchestra - Vocal by Sonny Schuyler
i 1969 Lowell Fulson
i 1964 Red Foley with The Cumberland Valley Boys
i 1964 Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain and trumpet by "Hot Lips" Page
i November 1960 Leroy Anderson and His "Pops" Concert Orchestra
i October 1960 Bo Diddley
i June 1966 Eddy Arnold, The Tennessee Plowboy and His Guitar
i November 1968 Jimmy Reed
i 1964 Chuck Berry and His Combo
i 1969 Barry McGuire
i 1964 Hugo Winterhalter and His Orchestra
i 1981 The Bim Bam Boos
i 1970 (unknown)
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i December 1962 Johnny Hodges and His Orchestra
i 1963 Tex Owens
i October 1960 André Claveau avec Jo Boyer et son orchestre
i May 1967 The Bar Harbor Society Orchestra
i 1963 Bob Atcher
i 1962 Charlie McCoy and Bo Chatman
i 1977 Dykes' Magic City Trio
i 1974 Leadbelly
i 1973 Elton John
i December 1959 Tab Smith - His Velvet Tenor and Orchestra
i 1963 Alvino Rey and His Orchestra - Vocal Refrain by Bill Schallen and Skeets Herfurt
i May 1967 Billy Grammer
i September 1960 Elvis Presley
i 1969 Robert Johnson, Elmo James
i 1963 Cantantes de la Orquesta Típica Mexicana
i 1970 Peggy Lee with Dave Barbour and His Orchestra
i 1970 B.J. Thomas
i 1969 Pine Top, Memphis Slim & The House Rockers
i 1974 Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys
i 1965 Buster Brown
i July 1968 "Lightnin'" Hopkins
i 1969 Connie Haines
i December 1959 The Leighton Brothers
i 1968 Dyke and The Blazers
i 1969 Joe South
i 1965 Roy Brown
i 1968 (unknown), The Weavers
i 1964 John Greer and The Rhythm Rockers
i June 1966 Ken Marvin with The Harmonettes
i 1965 The Beatles
i April 1972 Ray Noble and His Orchestra featuring Jack Dumont, Alto Sax
i February 1961 The Jewels [US1]
i March 1970 The Grass Roots
i 1965 Billy Brown
i 1962 Bo-Diddley
i May 1966 Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys
i 1969 The Beatles
i 1963 Vernon Dalhart
i October 1960 Bill Doggett
i 1969 Muddy Waters and His Guitar
i October 1960 Ivory Joe Hunter
i December 1962 Don Gibson
i 1981 Patsy Cline with The Jordanaires
i 1970 Southern Tones
i May 1967 Claramae Turner
i 1964 Savannah Churchill with The Red Norvo Quintet
i June 1966 Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys
i July 1968 Wilson Pickett
i 1964 Barbecue Joe and His Hot Dogs (Wingy Manone), Mills Blue Rhythm Band, Edgar Hayes and His Orchestra
i 1965 Fritz Kreisler - Piano Accompaniment Carl Lamson
i June 1966 Johnny Cash and Tennessee Two
i 1964 Tousan
i 1966 Earl Hines and His Orchestra
i November 1962 Joe Reisman and His Orchestra
i 1962 Chuck Berry
i 1965 Little Willie Littlefield
i 1970 Simon and Garfunkel
i May 1967 Roger Miller [US-OK]
i 1970 Bob Dylan
i 1970 The Beatles
i 1968 Shirley & Lee
i Listen to the Music Bill Black's Combo 1974 Unverified
i December 1962 Steve Porter
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i 1977 Rhythm Steppers
i June 1966 Buck Owens
i 1978 Kenny Rogers
i 1978 Waylon Jennings
i October 1960 Kurt Gerron
i 1971 Bread
1964 Chuck Berry and His Combo
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i May 1967 Bob Moore and His Orch.
i 1964 Red Foley
i 1971 B.J. Thomas
i October 1960 David Leonard
i 1966 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra
i May 1966 Harold Dorman
i 1962 Florida Normal Industrial Institute Quartet, Little Walter and His Jukes
i 1977 "Kenn" Sisson and His Orchestra
i November 1961 Fats Domino
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i 1964 Francis Craig and His Orchestra - Vocal by Bob Lamm
i 1968 The Association
i 1962 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, Jimmy Forrest and All Star Combo
i December 1962 Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, Jimmy Forrest and All Star Combo
i 1965 Johnny Horton
i 1969 The Beatles
i 1968 Bobbie Gentry
i 1971 (unknown), (unknown), Trinity Choir
i 1965 Don Gibson
i May 1961 Hoagy Carmichael and Orchestra
i May 1967 Milt Herth Trio
i 1964 Henry Mancini
i July 1968 Rufus Thomas
i March 1970 Jackie De Shannon
i March 1970 B.J. Thomas
i 1970 Tony Joe White
i 1970 Nat King Cole
i October 1960 Bill Justis and His Orchestra
i 1978 Duane Eddy and His 'Twangy' Guitar
i 1963 Carl T. Sprague
i December 1962 Gene Ammons and His Sextet
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i 1971 Ashton, Gardner & Dyke
i May 1968 Gordon Lightfoot
i 1963 Gene Autry & Smiley Burnett
i July 1971 Running Bear & Goldstein
i 1978 Osborne Brothers
i 1977 Buster Carter and Preston Young
i 1964 Chuck Berry and His Combo
i 1974 Layng Martine
i 1977 Charlie Jackson
i 1963 Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i 1964 Les Brown and His Orchestra - Vocal Chorus by Doris Day
i July 1968 Stevie Wonder
1965 Sam Lanin's Orchestra
i July 1968 1910 Fruitgum Co.
i October 1960 Marty Robbins
i May 1967 Dick Thomas
i 1962 Al Collins & Orchestra
i 1964 Carl Ravell (The Singing Maestro) and His Orchestra
i 1968 Sam & Dave
i July 1968 King Curtis
i 1967 Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra
i March 1970 Blood, Sweat & Tears
i 1969 Howlin' Wolf
i 1966 Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals
i 1964 Prince's Band
i 1966 Chick Webb's Savoy Orchestra
i 1964 Mr. Acker Bilk with The Leon Young String Chorale
i 1967 Leona Williams and Her Dixie Band
i 1965 Glen Gray and The Casa Loma Orchestra
i March 1970 The Sweet Inspirations
i 1964 Chuck Berry
i 1965 Bing Crosby with The Robert Mitchell Boys Choir
i 1965 Ernest Ashworth
i 1964 "Pine Top" Smith
i 1965 Phyllis Cleveland and Jack Barker
i May 1967 Cowboy Copas
i October 1960 The Champs
i 1968 Sonny & Chér
i 1969 Jewel Akens
i 1962 Paul Williams and His Hucklebuckers
i 1968 The Box Tops
i 1968 David Rose and His Orchestra
i 1962 Jimmy McCracklin and His Band
i 1964 Chuck Berry and His Combo
i 1965 Teresa Brewer - With Orchestra directed by Jack Pleis
i December 1962 Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra
i June 1966 Buck Owens
i 1962 The Fireballs
i 1974 Dick Curless
i 1963 Sons of the Pioneers
i May 1968 Bobby Bland
i December 1959 Erskine Hawkins & His Orchestra
i 1964 Count Basie and His Orchestra, Harry James and His Orchestra
i June 1966 Buck Owens
i 1970 Frankie Avalon - Orch. & Chor. directed by Peter De Angelis
i 1964 Isham Jones Orchestra
i May 1967 The Village Stompers
i 1962 Ray Charles
i February 1960 Dave Gardner
i 1965 Marty Robbins with Ray Conniff
i 1970 Hoyt Axton with The Sherwood Singers
i 1968 The Surfaris [US1]
i 1962 The Spiders [US1]
i December 1962 Woody Herman and His Orchestra
i 1962 The Royals
i September 1976 Randy Randolph
i 1965 Arthur Alexander
i December 1962 Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys
i October 1960 Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
All-Timers Bill Black's Combo June 1966 Hi
Award Winners Bill Black's Combo 1978 Hi
Basic Black Bill Black's Combo 1970 Columbia
Bill Black Combo Goes West The Bill Black Combo 1963 Hi
Bill Black's Beat Goes On Bill Black's Combo 1968 Hi
Bill Black's Combo Goes Big Band Bill Black's Combo 1964 Hi
Bill Black's Combo Plays the Blues Bill Black's Combo 1964 Hi
Bill Black's Combo Plays Tunes by Chuck Berry Bill Black's Combo 1964 Hi
Black Lace Bill Black's Combo 1967 Hi
Black with Sugar Bill Black's Combo 1969 Columbia
Cookin' Bill Black's Combo 1981 51 West
It's Honky Tonk Time Bill Black's Combo 1977 Hi
King of the Road Bill Black's Combo May 1967 Hi
More Bill Black Magic Bill Black's Combo 1970 Hi
More Solid & Raunchy Bill Black's Combo 1965 Hi
Movin' Bill Black's Combo 1962 Hi
Mr. Beat Bill Black's Combo 1965 Hi
Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head Bill Black's Combo March 1970 Columbia
Record Hop Bill Black's Combo 1962 Hi
Rock and Roll Forever Bill Black's Combo 1973 Mega
Saxy Jazz Bill Black's Combo May 1960 Hi
Smokie Bill Black's Combo December 1959 Hi
Solid and Raunchy Bill Black's Combo October 1960 Hi
Solid & Country Bill Black Combo featuring Bob Tucker 1974 Hi
Soulin' the Blues Bill Black's Combo 1969 Hi
The Memphis Scene Bill Black's Combo 1971 Mega
The Untouchable Sound of The Bill Black Combo The Bill Black Combo December 1962 Hi
Turn On Your Love Light Bill Black's Combo July 1968 Hi

EPs

Singles