S1) Singles for Roost
(Jazz-Pop)
Vocals: Harry Belafonte
Producer: Monte Kay
Orchestra: Howard McGhee
Tenor Sax: Brew Moore
Recorded N.Y.C., April 1949

Title

Time

Year

Catalog No.

Matrix No.

Notes

Lean On Me

3:02

1949

501A

RR2585

78 rpm

Recognition

2:44

1949

501B

RR2586

 


S2) Singles for Capitol

(Jazz-Pop)
Vocals: Harry Belafonte
Producer: Monte Kay
Orchestra Conducted by Pete Rugolo
Recorded N.Y.C., 19 July 1949

Title

Time

Year

Catalog No.

Matrix No.

Notes

How Green Was My Valley

 

1949

57-70059

4264

 

They Didn't Believe Me

 

1949

 

4266

 

Close Your Eyes

2:27

1949

57-70039

4267

 (1)

Deep As The River

2:54

1949

 

4265

 (1)


Vocals: Harry Belafonte
Producer: Monte Kay
Orchestra Conducted by Pete Rugolo
Recorded N.Y.C., 20 December, 1949

           

Whispering

2:15

1949

F 856

4322

 

Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child

3:16

1949

 

4323

 (1)

           

I Still Get A Thrill

2:40

1949

F 1018

4324

 (1)

Farewell To Arms

 

1949

 

4325

 
       

Note (1):-
Also issued on 45 rpm EP album, Harry Belafonte, Close Your Eyes,
Capitol EAP1-619.

           

S3) Singles for Jubilee
(Jazz-Pop and Ballads)
Vocals: Harry Belafonte
Accompanied by the Belafonte Singers
Producer: Jack Rollins
Arrangements: Fred Norman
Recorded 1949 and 1950, N.Y.C.

         
         
         
         
         
         

Title

Time

Year

Catalog No.

Matrix No.

Notes

           

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

2:53

1949

5035

JR-4443

 

The Night Has A Thousand Eyes

2:48

1949

 

JR-4444

 

Zoot Sims, Tenor Sax; Al Haig, Piano;
Jimmy Raney, Guitar; Tommy Potter, Base;
Roy Haynes, Drums

           

Annabelle Lee

2:34

1950

5158

JR-4445

 (2)

Venezuela

2:34

1950

 

JR-4446

 (2)
           

Simple, Simple, Simple

3:02

1950

 

JR-4447

 (2)

Only One Like Me

2:38

1950

 

JR-4448

 (2)


Note (2):-
These 4 songs also appear on the 45 rpm EP album, Harry Belafonte Sings Ballads, Jubilee EP-5006. All 6 sides can be found on Coronet's LP compilation CX-115, featuring selections by other artists.

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