Billy Dawn Quartet & Related Groups

Billy Dawn Quartet (Brooklyn)

– This Is The Real Thing Now/ Crying For My Baby, ’52 (Decatur 3001)

– Miracle Of Love/ Proud Of You, ’73 (Vintage 1010)

Tonight Must Live On/ Crying For My Baby, ’74 (Firefly 330)

  • On Relic CD #7069, the A-side is retitled as ‘Love Me, Kiss Me, Thrill Me.’

– This Is The Real Thing Now/ You Will Always Find Me True, ’74 (Firefly 332)


as The 4 Dukes – Crying In The Chapel/ I Done Done It, ’53 (Duke 116)

  • Scans found.


as The Mighty Dukes

– Why Can’t I Have You (Lead Sonny Benton), ’52 (Duke 104)

– No Other Love (Lead Donnie Sehested), ’52 (Duke 104)


as The Heralds

– Eternal Love/ Gonna Love You Everyday, ’54 (Herald 435)

– Freeze (Herald-Unreleased)

– Why Can’t I Have You (Herald-Unreleased)


Heralds error – Wonder Boy/ Peggy, ’68 (Tamborine 2)

  • The Tamborine Heralds are not the Billy Dawn Quartet but a ‘Heralds’ group from Tennessee.