Chanteur Country US né à Briar Creek (Kentucky), le 3 Février 1936, Dave Rich grava ses premières faces pour ACME avant de rejoindre RCA à l'age de 19 ans. Il travaillait comme Disc-Jockey tout en ayant son propre show tous les samedi soirs. Il s'essaiera au Rockabilly en 1957 avec "Rosie Let's Get Cozy". En 1962, il rejoindra le label Mercury puis Decca et Momument avant de devenir prêcheur et de n'enregistrer que du Gospel.

US Country singer born in Briar Creek (Kentucky), on 3 February 1936. Dave Rich engraved his first faces for ACME before joining RCA at the age of 19. He worked as a Disc Jockey while having his own show every Saturday night. He will try at the Rockabilly in 1957 with "Rosie Let's Get Cozy". In 1962, he joined the label Mercury then Decca and Momument before becoming a preacher and recording only Gospel.

http://www.rockabillyhall.com/daverich.html

Talents : Singer, Guitar

Style musical : Traditional Country, Rockabilly, Rock 'n' Roll, Gospel

I Forgot (1955)

I'm Glad (1956)

Ain't It Fine (1956)

Tuggin' On My Heart Strings (1957)

ROSIE LET'S GET COZY (1958)

Years in activity :

1910 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 2000

DISCOGRAPHY

78 t., Singles & EP

1950 78 t. ACME 1201 (US) .

Why, Oh Why Do You Cry / Strings Of A Broken Heart

11/1955 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6327 (US) . I Forgot / I Think I'm Gonna Die
11/1955 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6327 (US) . I Forgot / I Think I'm Gonna Die
02/1956 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6435 (US) . Darling, I'm Lonesome / I'm Glad
02/1956 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6435 (US) . Darling, I'm Lonesome / I'm Glad
07/1956 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6595 (US) . Ain't It Fine / Your Pretty Blue Eyes
07/1956 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6595 (US) . Ain't It Fine / Your Pretty Blue Eyes
10/1956 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6687 (US) . I Love 'Em All / I'm Sorry, Goodbye
10/1956 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6687 (US) . I Love 'Em All / I'm Sorry, Goodbye
10/1956 EP RCA VICTOR DJ-11 (US) (promo) .

I Love 'Em All (Dave RICH) / I'm Sorry Goodbye (Dave RICH) / Let Him Go, Step Aside (Carol JOHNSON) / I Haven't Got The Right (Carol JOHNSON)

12/1956 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6753 (US) . It Didn't Work Out, Did It? / Lonely Street
12/1956 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6753 (US) . It Didn't Work Out, Did It? / Lonely Street
12/1956 EP RCA VICTOR DJ-42 (US) (promo) .

Am I Losing You (Jim REEVES) / Waitin' For A Train (Jim REEVES) / Lonely Street (Dave RICH) / Didn't Work Out, Did It? (Dave RICH)

02/1957 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6824 (US) . Tuggin' On My Heart Strings / Our Last Night Together
02/1957 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6824 (US) . Tuggin' On My Heart Strings / Our Last Night Together
02/1957 EP RCA VICTOR DJ-72 (US) (promo) .

It Takes A Long Long Train With A Red Caboose (Jim Edward, Maxine & Bonnie Brown) / Money (Jim Edward, Maxine & Bonnie Brown) / Tuggin' On My Heart Strings (Dave RICH) / Our Last Night Together (Dave RICH)

05/1957 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-6926 (US) . Red Sweater / The Key To My Heart
05/1957 SP RCA VICTOR 47-6926 (US) . Red Sweater / The Key To My Heart
09/1957 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-7045 (US) . Chicken House / I've Learned
09/1957 SP RCA VICTOR 47-7045 (US) . Chicken House / I've Learned
1957 EP RCA 75352 (F) I Forgot / I Think I'm Gonna Die / Ain't It Fine / Your Pretty Blue Eyes
01/1958 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-7141(US) . School Blues / I've Thought It Over
01/1958 SP RCA VICTOR 47-7141 (US) . School Blues / I've Thought It Over
05/1958 78 t. RCA VICTOR 20-7247 (US) . Burn On Love Fire / City Lights
05/1958 SP RCA VICTOR 47-7247 (US) . Burn On Love Fire / City Lights
09/1958 SP RCA VICTOR 47-7334 (US) . Rosie Let's Get Cozy / Sunshine In My Heart
12/1959 SP RCA VICTOR 47-7656 (US) . Dave RICH & The ECHOES OF CALVARY QUARTET -  Brand New Feeling / Where Else Would I Want To Be
1960 SP RCA VICTOR 47-7660 (US) . Dave RICH & The ECHOES OF CALVARY QUARTET - Where Else Would I Want to Be / Brand New Feeling
07/1963 SP DECCA 31513 (US) . The Great Speckled Bird / I Want To Know You Lord
12/1963 SP DECCA 31573 (US) . When They Ring Those Golden Bells / It's Not For Me To Understand
1965 SP BRAGG B-210 (US) . Big Hands/ Sin Pays
01/1966 SP MONUMENT 45-918 (US) . The Runt / Hang On Til The Goin On
1966 SP STOP 1002 (US) . The Runt / Hang On Til The Goin On
06/1967 SP STOP ST 122 (US) . I Don't Need Nobody Else / When I’ve Learned
1967 SP STOP S 132 (US) . Battlefield / I Never Gave Up
05/1968 SP STOP ST 171 (US) . Peace On Earth Begins Today / I Believe
04/1977 SP REPUBLIC R-390 (US) (promo) . Because You're Gone [mono] / Because You're Gone [stereo]
1978 SP TRUE T-116 (US) . King Jesus / The Sea Of Galilee
1978 SP TRUE T-118 (US) . Love Is Running Out Of My / When I Need Love
19?? SP TRUE T-201 (US) . Don't You Ever Go Back/ I Come Apart








Unissued Track

1957 CA VICTOR unissued - (Bear Family LP 15113 (#4))

Red Beats

Albums

09/1964 LP 12" Cumberland MGC-29515 (mono) / SRC-69515 (stereo) (US) Gospel Time - Egypt To Canaan's Land / I've Made Up My Mind / I Want To Go On / Tormented / Everywhere I Go / You'll Be The One That Is To Blame / Where No One Stands Alone / Just A Closer Walk With Thee / Just A Little Talk With Jesus / Where He Leads Me
10/1965 LP 12" BRAGG LP-B-2001 (US)

Dave Rich Sings Big Hands - Big Hands / Family Bible / Amen / In God's Eyes / World In His Hands / Come Walk With Me / It's Just You / Travel On / My Stairway To Heaven / Go Away Satan / I Knew Him Well / Sin Pays

1968 LP 12" STOP LP 10007 (US) SOIL BROTHERS - Green Green Grass Of Home / Daddy Sang Bass / Sing Me Back Home / I Wanna Live / Mama Tried / The Runt / Buttermilk Road / When I've Learned / Less Of Me / The Pillow / Peace On Earth
1971 LP 12" WOLD WIDE 1005 (US) ARE YOU EXPECTING JESUS TONIGHT - Are You Expecting Jesus Tonight / King Jesus / Love Is Running Out Of My Eyes / The Love Boat / Walking On The Water / You Are / When I Need Love / Only Jesus Knows / The Sea Of Galilee / There's None Sweeter Than Jesus
1973 LP 12" POWER PACK 239 (US) DAVE RICH'S GREATEST RELIGOUS SONGS OLD & NEW - VOLUME 1 - I Wil Follow / The Way / Good Times / He That Forgiveth Most / God's Army / You'll Be The One To Blame / His Mercy / I've Got It / Peace On Earth / What Then / Little Talk With Jesus / Feel It / What A Friend We Have In Jesus / Just To Please Him / Where No One Stands Alone / Going To The Moon
1973 LP 12" POWER PACK 240 (US) DAVE RICH'S GREATEST RELIGOUS SONGS OLD & NEW - VOLUME 2 - Just A Closer Walk With Thee / Move On / Saved From Sin / I Believe / Jesus Is A Soul Man / I Never Gave Up / Home Upon The Rock / The Lowly Nazarene / Someone / Make Me Sincere / On The Battle Field / King Jesus / Give Me A Song / Meeting In The Air / Take My Hand / The Mercy Of God
1975 LP 12" CCL 1108 (NL)

Dave Rich - Strings Of A Broken Heart / Why, Oh Why Do You Cry / Ain‘t It Fine / Your Pretty Blue Eyes / I‘m Glad / Lonely Street / Didn't Work Out Did It / The Key To My Heart / Tuggin' On My Heart Strings / Chicken House / Sunshine In Your Heart / I Love ‘em All / Red Sweater / I‘ve Learned / Rosie, Let’s Get Cozy / I’ve Thought It Over / School Blues / Burn On Love Fire / City Lights / Hang On ‘Til The Goin‘ On

1982 LP 12" SONSHINE LP-R82  (US) LOVE LIFTED ME - Love Lifted Me / The Masters Strong Hands / If You Need A Touch / Jesus Is My Ticket / Leaving On My Mind / Lord I Want To See You / Crumbs From The Table / I Could Still Go Free / I Love Him Because
11/1994 CD BEAR FAMILY BCD 15763 (GER) AIN'T IT FINE - Your Pretty Blue Eyes / Ain't It Fine / I'm Glad / Didn't Work Out, Did It / I'm Sorry Goodbye / Darling I'm Lonesome / Tuggin' On My Heart Strings / I Love 'Em All / I Forgot / I Think I'm Gonna Die / Lonely Street / Our Last Night Together / City Lights / Rosie Lets Get Crazy / Burn On Love Fire / Red Sweater / I've Learned / Red Beads / School Blues / Sunshine On My Heart / Chicken House / Thats What This Whole World Needs / Saved From Sin / Brand New Feeling / Where Else Would I Want To Be / The Key To My Heart / I've Thought It Over / Just Like Mine

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