Jimmy Swan

James Edgar Schwann

Also known as Cowboy Jim And His Range Riders, J. Swan, J.Swan, Swan
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Discography of Jimmy Swan:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Mark Of Shame / Losers Weepers 2 Audio Trumpet Records
2 Little Fine Healthy Thing / Joy, Joy, Joy 2 Audio 1960 Checker
3 I Had A Dream 2 Audio 1952 Trumpet Records
4 The Sullivan Family With Jimmy Swan 11 Audio Not On Label
5 Country Cattin' / The Way That You're Living 4 Audio MGM Records, Inc.
6 Frost On My Roof 2 Audio 1956 MGM Records, Inc.
7 Lonesome Man / Good And Lonesome 2 Audio 1956 MGM Records, Inc.
8 Hey, Baby, Baby 2 Audio 1955 MGM Records, Inc.


Country Folk singer US born in November 18, 1912 in Cullman (Alabama), real name James Edgar Schwann. Jimmy Swan began in radio in the early 1950s of Hattiesburg station. He made a first single in 1952 on Trumpet before joining MGM Records in 1953. Jimmy Swan has also recorded for Decca (60), JB (65-66) and Big Howdy Records (68). He was a Disc Jockey on WFOR in 1954 and disc jockey and singer on WBKH in 1956. Jimmy Swan died October 29, 1994.


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