Paul Gayten

Paul Leon Gayten

Also known as Gaydon, Gayten, Gayton, P. Gayten, P. Gayton, P. Geyten, P.Gayten, Paul Gayton, Paul L. Gayten

Discography of Paul Gayten:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Windy / Tickle Toe 2 Audio 1958 Argo Records
2 Happy, Happy Birthday Baby / Yo, Yo, Walk 2 Audio 1957 London Records
3 Roots Of Rhythm & Blues 30 Audio 1990 Roots (6)
4 Happy, Happy Birthday Baby / Yo, Yo, Walk 2 Audio 1957 Checker
5 Driving Home 2 Audio 1957 Argo Records
6 The Hunch / Hot Cross Buns 2 Audio 1959-12-00 Anna Records
7 Windy 2 Audio 1958 Argo Records
8 Be My Baby / The Music Goes Round & Round 2 Audio 1956 Argo Records
9 Ghost Of A Chance / I Still Love You 2 Audio DeLuxe (2)
10 The Hunch 2 Audio 1959
11 Cat Hop / Tickle Toe 2 Audio
12 Creole Gal 17 Audio 1979 Route 66
13 Driving Home Part 1 / Driving Home Part 2 2 Audio 1957 Argo Records
14 Regal Records In New Orleans 31 Audio 1991 Specialty
15 The Hunch 2 Audio 1959-12-00 Anna Records


American rhythm and blues bandleader, pianist, record company executive, producer and songwriter, born January 29, 1920 in Kentwood, Louisiana; died March 26, 1991 in Los Angeles, California (bleeding ulcers).

Leader of one of the most popular New Orleans orchestras in the 40s Paul Gayten was also the nephew of [a=Little Brother Montgomery]. He led a varied career in the music business as producer, label owner, and one-time overseer of the West Coast operation of Chess Records.


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