Ballards Groups

Ballards (Billie Brown & The) – I See A Girl/ Why Baby Why, ’63 (Eltone 439)

(No scan for a-side)  (Male Artist.  Book and most sources list as ‘Billy’.  Scan isas ‘Billie’.)



Ballards (ref Freddie Hughes) – I Hope I Never Fall In Love/ Do It Now, ’61 (Veltone 1738)

(No scans found. ‘ dates the sides as 1961 and lists the group as ‘Ballads.’  Book listing as 

Ballards’ might be an error as references to Freddie Hughes’ connection is named as The Ballads.  There is a bootleg CD (Veltone LP 1001) of Freddie Hughes’ work.  Two mentioned groups on the CD included in the book are The Markeets and The Cymbals (Calif))


Fabulous Ballads (ref Freddie Hughes) – God Bless Our Love (Part 1) (2:45)/ God Bless Our Love (Part 2), ’67 (Bay-View 11426 & Veltone LP 1001, 2000)

(Not included in book.  This group also recorded for Vee Jay, Venture, Music City and other labels as the Ballad’s and then as The Ballads.)


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