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© Miroslav Jurčeka (1989-2021)
PHILLIPS Esther
(voc,p)

Personal Data:

Born: 23.12.1935 (Galveston, Texas, USA, as Esther May Jones)
Died: 07.08.1984 (liver failure)

Albums Discography:

#TitleRelease DateLabelTypeUKUSA
1.And I Love Him1965
2.Esther Phillips Sings1966
3.Esther1968
4.Country Side Of Esther Phillips1969
5.Burnin'1970
6.From A Whisper To A Scream1972 Kudu
7.Alone Again, Naturally11/1972 Kudu
8.Burnin' Live At Freddie Jett's Pied Piper, L.A.
(live)
12/1972 Atlantic
9.Black-Eyed Blues4/1974 Kudu
10.Performance2/1975 Kudu
11.What A Difference A Day Makes
& Joe Beck
05.09.1975Kudu
12.Confessin' The Blues27.02.1976Kudu
13.For All We Know14.05.1976Kudu
14.Capricorn Princess1977
15.You've Come A Long Way Baby07.10.1977Mercury
16.Esther Phillips1978
17.All About Esther Phillips14.07.1978Mercury
18.Here's Esther Are You Ready1979
19.Good Black Is Hard To Crack1981
20.Bad Baad Girl1987
21.& I Love Him01.06.1999
22.Anthology03.11.2003Soul Brother
23.Jazz Moods: Hot19.04.2005Sony
24.Best Of Esther Phillips26.07.2005Collectables
25.Release Me14.03.2006Collectables
26.Collectables Classics13.06.2006Collectables
27.Best of the Mercury Years20.06.2006Universal International
28.Atlantic Years03.10.2006WEA International
29.Reflections of Country Greats04.03.2008
30.Live at Freddie Jett's Pied Piper
(live)
13.11.2012WEA
31.Am I That Easy To Forget? 1950-196206.08.2013Jasmine
32.Baby, I'm For Real!: 4 Classic Albums 1971-1974
(2CD)
15.03.2014Raven

Singles Discography:

#SP/EP TitleRelease DateLabelUKUSA
1.Release Me10/1962 Lenox 8
2.Am I That Easy To Forget1/1963 Lenox 112
3.I Really Don't Want To Know1/1963 Lenox 61
4.If You Want It (I've Got It)
& "Big Al" Downing
3/1963 Lenox 129
5.You Never Miss Your Water (Till The Well Runs Dry)
& "Big Al" Downing
4/1963 Lenox 73
6.And I Love Him4/1965 Atlantic 54
7.Moonglow & Theme From Picnic7/1965 Atlantic 115
8.Let Me Know When It's Over10/1965 Atlantic 129
9.The Chains05.11.1965Sue
10.Release Me10.12.1965Ember
11.I Could Have Told You18.03.1966Atlantic
12.When A Woman Loves A Man5/1966 Atlantic 73
13.Release Me5/1967 Atlantic 93
14.Too Late To Worry, Too Blue To Cry2/1969 Roulette 121
15.Set Me Free
with The Dixie Flyers
7/1970 Atlantic 118
16.I've Never Found A Man (To Love Me Like You Do)3/1973 Kudu
17.Such A Night6/1974 Kudu
18.What A Diff'rence A Day Made
produced by: Creed Taylor
8/1975 Kudu4 20
19.For All We Know13.02.1976Kudu
20.Our Day Will Come17.08.1979Mercury
21.Don't Cost You Nothing / All The Way Down (Leftside Wobble edit)
& Ashford & Simpson
10.09.2010Kojak Giant Sounds
22.Don't Send Nobody Else / Just Say Goodbye
& Ace Spectrum
19.08.2016Atlantic

Press References:

Melody Maker
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
19753606.09.197535Albumsalbum review
19754508.11.197551Soul Foodinterview
19793118.08.197922Singlessingle review
New Musical Express
YearIssueDatePageColumnType
1965005.11.19656Singlessingle review
1973002.06.197323Front Row Reviewsgig review
1974013.04.197420Albumsalbum review
1975011.10.197534Soul