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Steve Gibson and The Redcaps

Steve Gibson and The Redcaps
Aliases
5 Red Caps
The 5 Red Caps
The Red Caps Trio
Steve Gibson and His Red Caps
Steve Gibson and The Original Red Caps
Steve Gibson and The Original Red Caps featuring Damita Jo
Steve Gibson & The Red Caps
Steve Gibson and The Red Caps
Country
United States
Comments
Vocal and instrumental group active from the early 1940s until the late 1960s. The original members were Steve Gibson, Romaine Brown, Doles Dickens, Jimmy Springs, and David Patillo. In the early 1950s Damita Jo DeBlanc joined the group as a featured singer. She also married Steve Gibson in 1954.
Member
Damita Jo

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
January 1944 (4 artists)
July 1952 (24 artists)
1945 (2 artists)

Covers by Steve Gibson and The Redcaps

Title Performer Release date Originally by
January 1947 "Fats" Waller and His Rhythm
July 1949 Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye
June 1948 (unknown), Ernestine Schumann-Heink
September 1957 Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
September 1947 Harlan Leonard and His Rockets
July 1949 (unknown)
April 1952 Betty Brewer
May 1947 Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five
May 1947 Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys, Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys
March 1946 Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians - Vocal Chorus by Don Rodney and The Lombardo Trio
December 1951 Ames Brothers
September 1957 The Rays
November 1956 Glenn Miller and His Orchestra - Vocal refrain by Ray Eberle
November 1960 Savannah Churchill and The Four Tunes
November 1952 Bon Bon accompanied by The Red Caps Trio
January 1948 Sammy Fain
January 1947 Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra
December 1951 Adele Astaire & Eddie Foy Jr.

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
The Big 15 Damita Jo with Steve Gibson and The Red Caps November 1960 ABC-Paramount
You're Driving Me Crazy Steve Gibson and The Red Caps December 1951 Mercury

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
Bless You Steve Gibson and The Red Caps January 1947 Mercury
Blueberry Hill Steve Gibson and His Red Caps July 1949 Mercury
Danny Boy Steve Gibson and The Red Caps June 1948 Mercury
I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire Steve Gibson and The Red Caps September 1947 Mercury
I Learned a Lesson I'll Never Forget 5 Red Caps January 1944 Beacon [USA]
I May Hate Myself in the Morning Steve Gibson and The Original Red Caps April 1952 RCA Victor
I Went to Your Wedding Steve Gibson and The Original Red Caps featuring Damita Jo July 1952 RCA Victor
Jack, You're Dead Steve Gibson and The Red Caps May 1947 Mercury
Seems Like Old Times The 5 Red Caps March 1946 Davis Records
Silhouettes Steve Gibson & The Red Caps September 1957 ABC-Paramount
Truthfully Bon Bon accompanied by The Red Caps Trio 1945 Joe Davis
Truthfully Steve Gibson and The Original Red Caps November 1952 RCA Victor
Wedding Bells Are Breaking up That Old Gang of Mine Steve Gibson and The Redcaps January 1948 Mercury
Write to Me Steve Gibson and The Red Caps November 1956 ABC-Paramount

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