Previous Single Artist Record Of The Week
From The Collection Of Paul Ressler

(Biweekly 11/15/03 - 11/28/03)


"I'll Be Around"/"Ooh, Little Daddy"
Edna McGriff
on Josie 764
released in 1954


Photo Of Edna McGriff

Above: Photo of Edna McGriff. She is most well known for her hit "Heavenly Father" in 1952 and a few duet recordings with Sonny Til (the lead singer of The Orioles).

Click HERE for a short article about Edna McGriff by J.C. Marion.



Josie Label-I'll Be Around-1954

Above: Label image of Josie 764 released in 1954. The flip is "Ooh, Little Daddy". Her previous releases had been on Jubilee (Josie's parent company) starting in 1951. NOTE: "Budd" Johnson (see label) is a different person than Buddy Johnson, who was featured in last week's vocal group record of the week.

Listen to this week's selections:

A) Click on an option below to listen to Edna McGriff using Streaming RealAudio.

"I'll Be Around" - Josie 764 - 1954
"Ooh, Little Daddy" - Josie 764 - 1954
"BOTH SONGS" played in sequence

B) Click on an option below to listen to Downloading RealAudio.

"I'll Be Around" - Josie 764 - 1954 (file size=395KB)
"Ooh, Little Daddy" - Josie 764 - 1954 (file size=363KB)


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