Osie Johnson

James Johnson

Also known as James "Osie" Johnson, James Osie Johnson, Johnson, O. Johnson, Ocie Johnson, Ossie Johnson

Discography of Osie Johnson:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Bossa Nova 10 Audio International Award Series
2 Pilares Del Jazz Moderno 8 Audio Opus Jazz
3 The Piano Scene Of Dave McKenna 12 Audio 1959 Epic
4 Bossa Nova 10 Audio Grand Prix Series
5 The Australian Jazz Quintet +1 10 Audio Bethlehem Records
6 The Happy Jazz Of Osie Johnson 11 Audio 1957 Bethlehem Records
7 This Is The Moment 12 Audio 1988
8 Music From The Connection Composed By: Freddie Redd 7 Audio 1996 Iris Records
9 Taste Of Drums 12 Audio Time (4)

Jazz drummer, born January 11, 1923 in Washington, D.C., died February 10, 1966 in New York City.

He first worked with Sabby Lewis and then, after service in the United States Navy freelanced for a time in Chicago. From 1951 to 1953 he worked in Earl Hines's band. He can be heard on albums by Paul Gonsalves, Zoot Sims, and Mose Allison.

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