Billy Barton

Also known as B. Barton, B. Baton, Barton, Bill Burton, Billy Burton, Burton

Discography of Billy Barton:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Even Steven 2 Audio 1964 Sims Records
2 Doorway To Heaven / The Devil, My Conscience And I 2 Audio 1958 Fire (6)
3 You Will Always Be In My Heart / Blues In The Blue Of The Night 4 Audio Grande (2)
4 Even Steven 2 Audio 1964 Sims Records
5 Doorway To Heaven / The Devil, My Conscience And I 2 Audio 1958 Radio (2)


aka Hillbilly Barton. Born 1929 in Kentucky, died 2011 in Florida. 1952 first recordings for Abbott Records, together with the untill then unknown [a364545]. In 1954 he married the singer Wanda Wayne and recorded a few duets with her.

1955 he signed to [l47558]. In 1958 he released his first Rockabilly singles on the small Fire label.

In 1962 he used the pseudonym / alias "Laurel London" to release "Don't Knock The Rock".

Later was a songwritter for Benny Martin and Rose Maddox. His most famous composition was "A Dear John Letter".


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