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Barker, Delbert

Born 1932 in Frenchburg, Ky., but moved to Middletown, Ohio, as a child.


Original Releases

Date & Source Label & Number Title & "As By" Name Matrix Comps
1955/Feb. or later
(est.)
Gateway (Ohio)  1101  No rating Hearts Of Stone — Delbert Barker 8563 Bullet El Toro CD 106 (#5)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#16)
    No rating Label shot No, I Don't Believe I Will — Delbert Barker 8562 Bullet Lenox CD 1015 (#6)
 
 
Big 4 Hits (Ohio)  131  No rating Label shot Hearts Of Stone — Delbert Barker 8646  
    No rating If You Ain't Lovin' — Marlon Ramey 8646  
    No rating Label shot Beware Of It — Jesse & Jim 8557  
    No rating Let Me Go Lover — Delbert Barker 8557  
1956/Jan. or later
(est.)
Gateway (Ohio)  1161  Pertinent Label shot Song sample So Doggone Lonesome — Delbert Barker With The Country All Stars 8897 Bullet American Country Music CD 1001 (#4)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#7)
    Non-pertinent Label shot Yes I Know Why — Delbert Barker With The Country All Stars 8898  
1956/Feb. or later
(est.)
Gateway (Ohio)  1162  No rating Label shot Blue Suede Shoes — Delbert Barker And The Gateway All-Stars 8909 Bullet Collector CD 4505 (#3)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#3)
    No rating Label shot Heartbreak Hotel — Delbert Barker And The Gateway All-Stars 8910 Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#6)
1956/Feb. or later
(est.)
Dollar Record Club (Ohio)  78  No rating Blue Suede Shoes — Uncredited artist 78-XB Bullet Lenox CD 1015 (#7)
    No rating Heartbreak Hotel — Uncredited artist 78-XB  
1956/Feb. or later
(est.)
Worthmore (Ohio)  185  Pertinent Label shot Song sample Blue Suede Shoes — Buzz Williams 8911 Bullet Collector CD 4486 (#11)
    Pertinent Song sample Heart Break Hotel — Buzz Williams 8911  
    Borderline Label shot Juke Box Baby — Bill Hamilton 8912  
    Borderline I'll Be Home — Bradley Arthur 8912  
1956/Feb. or later
(est.)
Big 4 Hits (Ohio)  185  No rating Label shot Blue Suede Shoes — Delbert Barker 8911  
    No rating Heart Break Hotel — Delbert Barker 8911  
    No rating Label shot Juke Box Baby — Bill Ruff 8912  
    No rating I'll Be Home — Art Rouse 8912  
1956/Feb. or later
(est.)
Hep (Mich.)  185  No rating Label shot Blue Suede Shoes — Terry Wall 8911  
    No rating Heart Break Hotel — Terry Wall 8911  
    No rating Label shot Juke Box Baby — Bob Selby 8912  
    No rating I'll Be Home — Fred Miller 8912  
1956/Feb. or later
(est.)
Big 4 Hits (Ohio)  187  Pertinent Label shot Blue Suede Shoes — Delbert Barker 8911  
    Pertinent Heartbreak Hotel — Delbert Barker 8911  
    Non-pertinent These Hands — Art Rouse 8925  
    Non-pertinent Glad Rags — Delbert Barker 8925 Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#19)
1956/July 28
Bb c&w rev.
King (Ohio)  4951  Pertinent Label shot Song sample No Good -- Robin Hood — Delbert Barker 45-K4064 Bullet Ace CD 777 (#9)
Bullet King LP 713 (#6)
Bullet Shimmy CD 101 (#23)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#1)
Bullet [no label name] CD 5112 (#20)
    Pertinent Label shot That's A Sin — Delbert Barker 45-K4065 Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#21)
Unissued Tracks
1956
 
King (Ohio)  uniss.  Pertinent Song sample Goose Bumps — Delbert Barker   Bullet Ace CD 975 (#7)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#5)
    Pertinent Song sample Jug Band Jump — Delbert Barker   Bullet Ace CD 777 (#10)
Bullet Stomper Time CD 28 (#12)

Notes:


Collector-Oriented Compilation LPs and CDs Containing Tracks

1994Lenox (France) 1015CDI'm Gonna Rock
1999King 713LPThe Lost King Recordings
2000[no label name] K.LCE.CD 5112CDRockabilly Kings & Queens Limited Collector's Edition
2001Ace (England) CDCHD 777CDKing Rockabilly
2003Ace (England) CDCHD 975CDKing Rock 'N' Roll
2004American Country Music ACM CD 1001CDRock & Roll Country Style
2005Collector (Netherlands) CLCD 4486CDWe Two Rock
2007Collector (Netherlands) CLCD 4505CDRock & Roll Covers
year?El Toro ETCD 106CDCollectors Choice, Vol. 6: Boppin' Hit Parade
Shimmy SHIM CD 101CDRockabilly Boys
Stomper Time (England) STCD 28CDKentucky Hillbilly Rockabilly Man


Acknowledgments:  CMF Library, Malcolm Chapman, Stephane Chatain, Rob Finnis, Udo Frank, Tom Lincoln, Johan Lofstedt, Peter Mohr, Don Stilton, Jos Wouters


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