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Sonny Til

The Vibra-Naires (members Sonny Til, George Nelson (born 1926, died 1959 -- cause: asthma attack) Alexander Sharp (born December-1919, died January 1970 -- cause: heart attack), Richard Williams and Tommy Gaither (born 1927, died 5-November-1950 in Akron, Ohio -- cause: automobile accident) 1948 line-up.

The Vibra-Naires (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed (born 16-August-1923 --- died 18-June-2005 --- cause: ?) and Tommy Gaither) 1948 line-up.

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed and Tommy Gaither)
 

It's A Natural 5000 - Barbara Lee / It's Too Soon To Know* - 1948 *Covered In 1948 By The Ravens On National 9056. 
Jubilee 5000 - Barbara Lee / It's Too Soon To Know – 1948
Jubilee 5001 - To Be To You / (It's Gonna Be A ) Lonely Xmas – 1948
Jubilee 5001 - To Be To You / Dare To Dream – 1949
Jubilee 5002 - It Seems So Long Ago / Please Give My Heart A Break – 1949
Jubilee 5005 - Deacon Jones / Tell Me So – 1949
Jubilee 5008 - Donkey Serenade* / I Challenge Your Kiss - 1949 *Lead George Nelson.
Jubilee 5009 - It's A Cold Summer / A Kiss And A Rose – 1949
Jubilee 5016 - So Much / Forgive And Forget – 1949
Jubilee 5017 - (It's Gonna Be A) Lonely Xmas / What Are You Doing New Year's Eve - 1949 (Some 45's Issued On This Number In 1951 Came With Picture Sleeves)
Jubilee 5018 - Is My Heart Wasting Time? / Would I Still Be The One In Your Heart? – 1950
Jubilee 5025 - At Night / Every Dog-Gone Time – 1950
Jubilee 5026 - Moonlight / I Wonder When – 1950
Jubilee 5028 - You're Gone / Everything They Said Came True – 1950
Jubilee 5031 - I'd Rather Have You Under The Moon / We're Supposed To Be Through – 1950
Jubilee 5037 - I Need You So / Goodnight Irene – 1950
Jubilee 5040 - I Cross My Fingers / Can't Seem To Laugh Anymore – 1950
Jubilee 5045 - The Lord's Prayer / Oh Holy Night - 1950 (Original Copies Came On Blue Label, 1960's Re-Issues Came On Black Label - Some Copies Came With Picture Sleeve)
 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp and Johnny Reed) 

Jubilee 5051 - You Are My First Love / I Miss You So - 1951 (Also Came In Red Vinyl - Scarce)
Jubilee 5055 - Happy Go Lucky Local Blues / Pal Of Mine – 1951
Jubilee 5057 - Would I Love You (Love You, Love You) / When You're A Long, Long Way From Home - 1951
 

Sonny Til (born Earlington Carl Tilghman on 8-August-1925, died 9-December-1981 -- cause: heart failure complicated by diabetes) 

Jubilee 5060 - My Prayer / I Never Knew (I Could Love Anybody) - 1951 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp and Johnny Reed) 

Jubilee 5061 - I'm Just A Fool In Love / Hold Me, Squeeze Me (Hold Me Tight) – 1951
Jubilee 5065 - Baby, Please Don't Go / Don't Tell Her What's Happened To Me - 1951
 

Sonny Til 

Jubilee 5066 - Fool's World / For All We Know - 1951 (also came in red vinyl - scarce) 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp and Johnny Reed) 

Jubilee 5071 - How Blind Can You Be / When You're Not Around - 1951 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee  5074 - Shrimp Boats / Trust In Me – 1952
Jubilee 5076 - You Never Cared For Me / Proud Of You - 1952 (although billed as being The Orioles is in fact a Sonny Til solo release)
Jubilee 5082 - Waiting / It's Over Because We're Through – 1952
Jubilee 5084 - Barfly / Gettin' Tired, Tired, Tired - 1952
 

Sonny Till & Edna McGriff 

Jubilee 5090 - Once In A While / I Only Have Eyes For You - 1952 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5092 - Don't Cry Baby / See See Rider - 1952 (Also Came In Red Vinyl - Scarce) 

Sonny Till & Edna McGriff 

Jubilee 5099 - Good / Piccadilly - 1952 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5102 - I Don't Want To Take A Chance / You Belong To Me – 1952
Jubilee 5107 - I Miss You So* / Till Then - 1953 (also came in red vinyl - scarce) *also recorded in 1960 by Lee Andrews on Swan 4065.
Jubilee 5108 - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me / Teardrops On My Pillow - 1953 (also came in red vinyl - scarce)
 

Sonny Til  

Jubilee 5112 - Have You Heard / Lonely Wine - 1953 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5115 - Bad Little Girl / Dem Days (Are Gone Forever) - 1953 

Sonny Til  

Jubilee 5118 - Congratulations To Someone /  (Danger) Soft Shoulders - 1953 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5120 - I Cover The Waterfront / One More Time - 1953 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Gregory Carroll, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5122 - Crying In The Chapel* / Don't You Think I Ought To Know - 1953 *also recorded in 1953 by Darrell Glen on Valley 105 and in 1964 by Carol Fran on Port 3000.
Jubilee 5127 - In The Mission Of St. Augustine / (Please) Write And Tell Me Why - 1953
 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Gregory Carroll, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Chauncy "Lord" Westbrook and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5134 - Robe Of Calvary / There's No One But You – 1953
Jubilee 5137 - Don't Go To Strangers / Secret Love – 1953
Jubilee 5143 - Maybe You'll Be There / Drowning Every Hope I Ever Had – 1954
Jubilee 5154 - In The Chapel In The Moonlight / Thank The Lord! Thank The Lord! – 1954
Jubilee 5161 - Longing / If You Believe – 1954
Jubilee 5172 - Runaround / Count Your Blessings Instead Of Sheep - 1954
 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Gregory Carroll, Alex Sharp, George Nelson, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris)  

Jubilee 5177 - Fair Exchange / I Love You Mostly - 1955 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Gregory Carroll, Alex Sharp, Maurice "Tank" Hicks, George Nelson, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris)  

Jubilee 5189 - That's When The Good Lord Will Smile / I Need You Baby – 1955
Jubilee 5221 - Moody Over You / Please Sing My Blues Tonight - 1955
 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Gregory Carroll, Alex Sharp, Maurice "Tank" Hicks and George Nelson)  

Jubilee 5231 - Don't Go To Strangers / Angel - 1956 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Aaron "Tex" Cornelius, Albert "Diz" Russell, Paul Griffin, Jerry (Rodriguez) Holeman and Billy Adams) 

Vee-Jay 196 - Happy 'Til The Letter / I Just Got Lucky* - 1956 *Lead Diz Russell.
Vee-Jay  228 - For All We Know / Never Leave Me Baby – 1956
Vee-Jay 244 - Sugar Girl* / Didn't I Say - 1957 *Lead Paul Griffin.
 

The Kings and Queens (members Sonny Til, Billy Adams, Jerry Holeman, Aaron Cornelius, Albert Russell, Della Simpson, Bunny Foy, Algie Willy and Renee Stewart)  

Everlast 5003 - Voices Of Love / I'm So Lonely - 1957 (Lead On Both Tracks Della Simpson) 

Sonny Til  

Roulette 4079 - Shy / First Blush - 1958 

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Aaron "Tex" Cornelius, Albert "Diz" Russell, Paul Griffin, Jerry (Rodriguez) Holeman and Billy Adams) 

Abner 1016 - Sugar Girl* / Didn't I Say - 1958 *Lead Paul Griffin. 

Sonny Til and The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Frank Todd, Albert "Diz" Russell, Paul Griffin, Jerry (Rodriguez) Holeman and Billy Adams) 

Jubilee 5363 - Tell Me So / At Night – 1959
Jubilee 6001 - Crying In The Chapel / Forgive And Forget - 1959
 

Sonny Til and The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Jimmy Brown, Albert "Diz" Russell, Paul Griffin, Jerry (Rodriguez) Holeman and Billy Adams) 

Jubilee 5384 - Come On Home / The First Of Summer - 1960 

Sonny Til

Jubilee 5394 - Night And Day / Shimmy Time - 1960

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Delton McCall, Billy Taylor (born William Taylor on 29-March-1937 in West Philadelphia, PA --- died 4-August-2009 in Washington, DC --- cause: ?) and Gerald Gregory (born 1934, died 12-February-1999 in Gary, Indiana -- cause: unknown))  

Charlie Parker 211 - Secret Love / The Wobble - 1962
 

Sonny Til & The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Delton McCall, Billy Taylor and Gerald Gregory) 

Charlie Parker 212 - In The Chapel In The Moonlight / Hey! Little Woman – 1962

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Delton McCall, Billy Taylor and Gerald Gregory) 

Charlie Parker 213 - Lonely Christmas / Back To The Chapel Again – 1962
Charlie Parker 214 - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve / Don't Mess Around With My Love – 1962
Charlie Parker 215 - It's Too Soon To Know / I Miss You So – 1963
Charlie Parker 216 - Write And Tell Me Why / Don't Tell Her What Happened To Me – 1963

Sonny Til

Charlie Parker 219 - I Miss You So / Hey! Little Woman - 1963
 

Sonny Til and The Orioles (members Sonny Til, George Nelson, Alex Sharp, Johnny Reed, Ralph Williams and Charlie Harris) 

Jubilee 5107 - I Miss You So / Till Then - 1963  

The Orioles (members Sonny Til, Delton McCall, Billy Taylor and Lawrence Joyner)  

Lana 109 - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve / Crying In The Chapel - 1964 

Don Gardner & Dee Dee Ford / The Orioles  

Oldies 45   110 - I Need Your Loving / Happy Till The Letter* - 1964 *Flip By The Orioles.  

Sonny and Virgil / Sonny Til 

Dade 5002 - Open Up Your Heart / Someone Up And Told Me* - 196? *Flip By Sonny Til.

Sonny Til 

RCA Victor  47-9733 - You're All I Need / After You – 1969
RCA-Victor 47-9759 - Tears And Misery / I Better Leave Love Alone – 1969
RCA Victor Sps-45-247 - One Big Happy Family / What Are You Doing New Years Eve - 1970 (promo issue only - yellow label)
Clown 3061 - No Not For Her / I Gave It All Up – 1970
RCA Victor 74-0390 - One Big Happy Family / Don't Feel No Pain – 1970
RCA Victor 74-0432 - Colours / Love Is What It's All About – 1971
RCA Victor 74-0529 - 'Til Then / Love Or Desire – 1971
RCA Victor 74-0606 - Crying In The Chapel / What Are You Doing New Years Eve – 1971 

The Orioles (members 

Harlem Sound 1001 - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve / Lonely Christmas - 197? 

Glen Campbell / Bobbi Martin / Tommy James / Sonny Til / Labelle / Hamilton, Joe Frank & Reynolds 

U. S. Air Force Rad-71 - The United States Air Force Presents: Find Yourself A Star - 1971 (promo issue only - Sonny Til does a sixty second and a thirty second promo for the U. S. Air force)  

The Orioles (members 

Virgo 6017 - Crying In The Chapel / What Are You Doing New Year's Eve – 1972
Virgo 6028 - It's Too Soon To Know / Tell Me So – 1973
Goldies 45 2503 - It's Too Soon To Know / Barbara Lee – 1973
Goldies 45 2565 - Crying In The Chapel / Don't You Think I Ought To Know – 1973
Broadcast 1139 - Somewhere Over The Rainbow / Secret Love – 1975
Broad Cast 1140 - It's Too Soon To Know / Further Up The Road – 1975
Collectables Col 001987 - What Are You Doing New Years Eve / Lonely Christmas - ?
Collectables Col 001997 - At Night / I Miss You So - ?
Collectables Col 035507 - What Are You Doing New Years Eve / Lonely Christmas - ? (Charlie Parker Label Recordings)
 

The Orioles (with Sonny Til) (members 

Collectables Col 035517 - Back To The Chapel Again / The Wobble - ?
Collectables Col 035527 - It's Too Soon To Know / Don't Mess Around - ?
Collectables Col 035537 - Chapel In The Moonlight / Hey Little Woman - ?
Collectables Col 035547 - Write And Tell Me Why / Don't Tell Her What Happened To Me - ?
Collectables Col 035557 - Secret Love / I Miss You So - ?

Tiny Tim & The Hits / Sonny Til & The Orioles 

Roulette 22357 - Wedding Bells / Crying In The Chapel* - ? *flip by Sonny Til & The Orioles. 

The Orioles / Ivory Joe Hunter    

Shag Archive 102 - Moody Over You / I Want Somebody* - ? *flip by Ivory Joe Hunter.  

The Orioles / Dottie Jean  

Shag Archive 104 - Bring The Money Home / Sweet Daddy Wouldn't Do That - ?