Go to:   RCS Main  |  Artists Index for G RCS logo Advanced Search

Gracie, Charlie

Real name Charles Anthony Barnard Graci. Born 1936 in Philadelphia, Pa.

References:

  • Official website
  • Feature article and discography in issue 14 (1982) of Rock & Roll Performers Magazine.
  • Article in issue 93 (1990) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 104 (1991) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 108 (1992) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 121 (1993) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 149 (1995) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 178 (1998) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 179 (1998) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 259 (2004) of Now Dig This.
  • Article in issue 297 (2007) of Now Dig This.

Original Releases

Discography is intended to be complete through 1964

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
 
 
Cadillac (N.Y.)  141  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Boogie Woogie Blues — Charlie Graci , Vocalist, And His Guitar 6050 Bullet Buffalo Bop CD 55175 (#8)
Bullet Cat CD 1035 (#8)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#18)
Bullet Lucky CD 811 (#20)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#2)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#1)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#1)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#22)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter — Charlie Graci , Vocalist, And His Guitar 6051 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#25)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#1)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#9)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#9)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#23)
 
 
Cadillac (N.Y.)  144  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Rockin' An' Rollin' — Charlie Gracie, Vocalist, With His Guitar 6061 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#19)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#6)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#5)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#5)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#24)
    Non-pertinent Label shot All Over Town — Charlie Gracie, Vocalist, With His Guitar 6060 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#23)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#5)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#4)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#4)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#25)
 
 
Cadillac (N.Y.)  154  Non-pertinent T'Ain't No Sin In Rhythm — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#22)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#3)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#2)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#2)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#26)
    Non-pertinent Say What You Mean — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#24)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#4)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#3)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#3)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#27)
1955/June or earlier
(Bb est.)
20th Century (Pa.) TC-7-5033  Non-pertinent Song sample Head Home Honey — Charlie Gracie 7CG2 Bullet Collectables CD 5319 (#2)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#4)
Bullet Krazy Kat LP 819 (#2)
Bullet Pan American CD 56009 (#11)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#8)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#6)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#6)
Bullet TRG CD [G1] (#2)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#20)
    Non-pertinent Song sample My Baby Loves Me — Charlie Gracie 7CG1 Bullet Collectables CD 5319 (#1)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#12)
Bullet Krazy Kat LP 819 (#1)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#7)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#18)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#18)
Bullet TRG CD [G1] (#1)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#18)
1955/July 9
Bb pop rev.
20th Century (Pa.) TC-7-5035  Borderline Label shot Song sample Wildwood Boogie — Charlie Gracie & The Wildcats 7CG3 Bullet Collectables CD 5319 (#3)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#9)
Bullet Krazy Kat LP 819 (#3)
Bullet Pan American CD 56003 (#8)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#9)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#7)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#7)
Bullet Rundell LP 001 (#1)
Bullet TRG CD [G1] (#3)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#17)
    Borderline Label shot Song sample Honey! Honey! — Charlie Gracie & The Wildcats 7CG4 Bullet Collectables CD 5319 (#4)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#1)
Bullet Krazy Kat LP 819 (#4)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#10)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#8)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#8)
Bullet Rundell LP 001 (#2)
Bullet TRG CD [G1] (#4)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#19)
1957/Mar. or earlier
(Bb est.)
Cameo (Pa.)  105 
(pressed by RCA)
Borderline Label shot Butterfly — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe H8OW-2766 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#3)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#1)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#1)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#1)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#1)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Ninety-Nine Ways — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe H8OW-2767 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#6)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#2)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#2)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#2)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#2)
 
 
Moonglow (N.Y.)  5026x45 No rating Label shot Butterfly — Charlie Gracie / Orch. & Chorus Under Dir. Of Bernie Lowe 105 A  
1957/Apr. 27
Bb pop rev.
Cameo (Pa.)  107 
(pressed by RCA)
Pertinent Label shot Song sample Fabulous — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe H8OW-4719 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#11)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#3)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#3)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#3)
    Pertinent Label shot Song sample Just Lookin' — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe H8OW-4720 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#8)
Bullet Fed CD 11 (#8)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#3)
Bullet Mustang CD 16 (#11)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#4)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#4)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#4)
 
 
Moonglow (N.Y.)  5035x45 No rating Fabulous — Charlie Gracie    
    No rating Just Lookin' — Charlie Gracie    
1957/July 15
Bb pop rev.
Cameo (Pa.)  111  Non-pertinent Label shot I Love You So Much It Hurts — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe A Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#7)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#4)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#5)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#5)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#7)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Wanderin' Eyes — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe B Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#10)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#5)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#6)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#6)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#8)
1957/Oct. 28
Bb pop rev.
Cameo (Pa.)  118  Borderline Label shot Song sample You Got A Heart Like A Rock — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe B Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#2)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#6)
Bullet Pan American CD 56012 (#22)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#7)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#7)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#9)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Cool Baby — Charlie Gracie A Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#5)
Bullet Dig CD 9620 (#19)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#7)
Bullet Pan American CD 56018 (#4)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#8)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#8)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#10)
1958/Feb.
(Bb est.)
Cameo (Pa.)  127  Pertinent Label shot Dressin' Up — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe B Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#21)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#9)
Bullet Pan American CD 56027 (#13)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#19)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#19)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#13)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Crazy Girl — Charlie Gracie / Orchestra And Chorus Under Direction Of Bernie Lowe A Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#13)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#8)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#9)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#9)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#12)
1958/May 12
Bb pop rev.
Cameo (Pa.)  141 
(pressed by RCA)
Borderline Trying — Charlie Gracie J9OW-4344 Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#20)
Bullet London LP 8513 (#11)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#12)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#12)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#11)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#15)
    No rating Love Bird — Charlie Gracie J9OW-4343 Bullet London LP 8513 (#10)
Bullet Pan American CD 56026 (#24)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#11)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#11)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#14)
1959/Jan. 19
Bb pop rev.
Coral (N.Y.) 9-62073  No rating Label shot Doodlebug — Charlie Gracie, Vocal, With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs 106,227 Bullet Charly LP 30252 (#11)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#11)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#12)
    No rating Hurry Up, Buttercup — Charlie Gracie 106,228 Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#12)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#13)
1959/May 11
Bb pop rev.
Coral (N.Y.) 9-62115  Borderline Label shot I'm A Fool, That's Why — Charlie Gracie, Vocal, With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs 106,820+ Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#10)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#10)
    Borderline Label shot Song sample Angel Of Love — Charlie Gracie, Vocal, With Chorus And Orchestra Directed By Dick Jacobs 106,819 Bullet Classics CD 728 (#6)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#20)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#20)
1959/Sept. 14
Bb pop rev.
Coral (N.Y.) 9-62141  No rating Label shot Oh-Well-A — Charlie Gracie 107,778 Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#17)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#18)
    No rating Because I Love You So — Charlie Gracie 107,779 Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#18)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#19)
1960/May 30
Bb pop rev.
Roulette (N.Y.) R-4255  Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample The Race — Charlie Gracie 14976 Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#15)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#16)
Bullet Sequel CD 754 (#21)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample I Look For You — Charlie Gracie 14977 Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#16)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#17)
Bullet Sequel CD 754 (#20)
1960/Dec. 19
Bb pop rev.
Roulette (N.Y.) R-4312  Borderline Label shot Song sample Sorry For You — Charlie Gracie 15433 Bullet Sequel CD 754 (#22)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Song sample Scenery — Charlie Gracie 15434 Bullet Sequel CD 754 (#23)
1961/Sept. 25
Bb pop rev.
Felsted (N.Y.) 45-8629  No rating Label shot Makin' Whoopee — Charlie Gracie FD 438 Bullet Felsted CD 85001 (#7)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#10)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#10)
    No rating Label shot W-Wow — Charlie Gracie FD 437 Bullet Felsted CD 85001 (#8)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#21)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#22)
1962/Sept. 1
Bb pop rev.
President (N.Y.) 45-825  Borderline Label shot Night & Day U.S.A. — Charlie Gracie PR 5035 Bullet Castle Pulse CD 355 (#34)
Bullet Luxel CD 7104 (#13)
Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#13)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#14)
Bullet Seville LP 6 (#1)
    No rating Label shot Pretty Baby — Charlie Gracie PR 5034 Bullet Revival LP 3016 (#14)
Bullet Revival CD 3016 (#15)
Bullet Seville LP 4 (#7)
1963/June
(Bb est.)
President (N.Y.)  828  No rating Label shot Count To Three — Charlie Gracie / Orch. Under Direction Of Billy Mure PR 5045 Bullet Seville LP 5 (#8)
    No rating Label shot Just Like Us (Come Noi) — Charlie Gracie / Orch. Under Direction Of Billy Mure PR 5046  
Original LPs
1957
 
Warner Bros. (Calif.)  LP cut  Non-pertinent Cool Baby [alt. vers.] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#14)
Live Performances
1952
 
[live recording]     Pertinent Rock The Joint — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#30)
1957
 
[live recording]     No rating Butterfly [live vers.] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#9)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#9)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#9)
    Pertinent Fabulous [live vers. 1] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#29)
    No rating Fabulous [live vers. 2] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#12)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#12)
    No rating Flip, Flip & Fly — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#5)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#5)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#5)
    No rating Song sample Guitar Boogie — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#8)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#8)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2008 (#7)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#8)
    No rating Hound Dog — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#7)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#7)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#7)
    Non-pertinent I Love You So Much It Hurts [live vers. 1] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#27)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#11)
    No rating I Love You So Much It Hurts [live vers. 2] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#11)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#11)
    No rating Ko Ko Mo — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#1)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#1)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#1)
    No rating Long Tall Sally — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#2)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#2)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#2)
    No rating Ninety-Nine Ways [live vers.] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#10)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#10)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#10)
    No rating Sway — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#6)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#6)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#6)
    No rating Trying — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#3)
Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#3)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#3)
    Non-pertinent Tutti Frutti [live vers. 1] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#26)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 1547 (#4)
    No rating Tutti Frutti [live vers. 2] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Rollercoaster LP 2005 (#4)
Bullet Schoolkids CD 1547 (#4)
Unissued Tracks
1953
 
20th Century (Pa.)  uniss.  Non-pertinent Song sample Frankie And Johnny — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Collectables CD 5319 (#14)
Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#16)
Bullet Krazy Kat LP 819 (#14)
Bullet Revival LP 0001 (#11)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#17)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#17)
Bullet TRG CD [G1] (#13)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#21)
 
 
[unissued]  uniss.  No rating Baby You Changed — Charlie Gracie   Bullet London LP 8513 (#14)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#15)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#15)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#6)
    Borderline Butterfly [demo] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#31)
    Borderline Guitar Boogie — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#28)
Bullet Rollercoaster CD 200 (#16)
    Non-pertinent I'm So Glad It's You — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#15)
    Non-pertinent Ninety-Nine Ways [demo] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#32)
    No rating Plaything — Charlie Gracie   Bullet London LP 8513 (#12)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#13)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#13)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#5)
    No rating Snuggle Up Baby — Charlie Gracie   Bullet London LP 8513 (#15)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#16)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#16)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#16)
    No rating Tootsie — Charlie Gracie   Bullet London LP 8513 (#13)
Bullet Revival LP 3005 (#14)
Bullet Revival CD 3005 (#14)
Bullet [PARK?] CD 561 (#11)
    No rating Yea, Yea — Charlie Gracie    
Need Information
 
 
[need info]     Non-pertinent Wanderin' Eyes [alt. vers.] — Charlie Gracie   Bullet Cotton Town Jubilee CD 2 (#17)

Notes:


Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1976Revival (United States) PC 0001LPCharlie Gracie's Early Recordings
1979London HAU 8513LPThe Cameo-Parkway Sessions / Charlie Gracie
1982Seville (England) SEL 4LPSomething To Shout About
Seville (England) SEL 5LPTeenage Meeting
Seville (England) SEL 6LPNight And Day U.S.A.
1983Rollercoaster (England) 2005LPLive At The Stockton Globe / Charlie Gracie
Rundell (Germany) 001LPRock And Roll Meeting
1985Rollercoaster (England) 2008LPRoller Coaster Rockers, Vol. 1
1986Charly (England) CR 30252LPOld Time Rock 'N' Roll
1987Krazy Kat (England) KK 819LPDon Haven And His Internationally Famous Hi-Fi's
1989Revival 3005LPThe Very Best of Charlie Gracie
1990Revival 3016LPBoogie Boogie Blues And Other Rarities / Charlie Gracie
1993Revival 3005CDThe Very Best of Charlie Gracie
Revival 3016CDVery Best of Charlie Gracie, Vol. 2
1994Cat (Netherlands) 1035CDCalling All Rock 'N' Roll Collectors, Vol. 3
1995Collectables (United States) COL- 5319CDDon Haven And The Hi-Fi's
Cotton Town Jubilee (Germany) CTJCD 2CDIt's Fabulous, It's Charlie Gracie
Sequel (England) NEM 754CDRoulette Rock And Roll Collection, Vol. 3
1996Schoolkids 1547CDLive At The Stockton Globe / Charlie Gracie
1997Lucky (England) CDLR 811CDRockabilly Gold, Vol. 11
1998[PARK?] PARK 561CDFabulous Charlie Gracie
1999Rollercoaster (England) RCCD 200CDNow Dig This: A Whole Lotta Roller Coaster Rockers
2005Buffalo Bop (Germany) Bb-CD 55175CDKnock Out
2008Pan American (Switzerland) 56018CDLove Slave
Pan American (Switzerland) 56026CDHey Little Girlie
Pan American (Switzerland) 56027CDDressin' Up
2009Rollercoaster (England) SKR 1547CDLive At The Stockton Globe / Charlie Gracie
2010Classics (Sweden) CD 728CDTeen Rockin' Party, Vol. 2
Felsted (United States) FLSR CD- 85001CDFelsted Rock And Roll
year?Castle Pulse (England) PBXCD 355CDRock Baby Rock It: Record Hop Rock And Roll
Dig DIG 9620CDThe Big Beat, Vol. 4
Fed (Norway) 11CDThe Fed Story, Vol. 11
Luxel MAS 7104CDRockabilly Hoodlums, v. 4
Mustang MUST 16CDCat Music
Pan American (Switzerland) 56003CDTeenage Queen
Pan American (Switzerland) 56009CDHey Mama
Pan American (Switzerland) 56012CDPrimitive Love
TRG (Netherlands) [G1]CDFrom The Vaults Of Gotham Records, Vol. 1


Acknowledgments:  Dominique Anglares, Bear Family catalog, Marc Coulavin, Bill Davis, Udo Frank, Toni Grundner, Stephan Koenig, Tom Krajina, Frank Kramer, Gerd Miller, Mike Perkins, Rockabilly Ranch, Ake Roos, Peter Staehli, Don Stilton, Perica Sucevic, Uncle Gil, Joe Wajgel, highnumbers


Compilation & presentation © 2011, Terry E. Gordon This page generated on 12/10/2017

Go to:   RCS Main  |  Artists Index for G Advanced Search